Welcome to North Star Ski Touring Club

OUR PASSION is CROSS COUNTRY SKIING, but we also bike, canoe, kayak, dance, socialize, develop and maintain trails

The 650-member North Star Ski Touring Club is the largest ski touring club in the lower 48. Formed in 1967, the club sponsors a year-round schedule of activities including day, weekend, and week-long trips to many locations in North America and Europe.

Share your love of the outdoors with friends while participating in one of our many year-round activites.

Upcoming Events

Aug
23
Sat
8:30 am Fitness & Waffles @ Gear West
Fitness & Waffles @ Gear West
Aug 23 @ 8:30 am – 10:15 am
Hikes and trail runs begin at 8:30 am. Waffles served at 9:45 am at Gear West. Option to bike from your home to have waffles.
Aug
25
Mon
5:00 pm Easy Social Bike Ride @ Parker's Lake, Plymouth
Easy Social Bike Ride @ Parker's Lake, Plymouth
Aug 25 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Easy Social Bike Ride will leave from Parker’s Lake Park, Plymouth. This ride out to Long Lake will be on a combination of County Roads and Bike Trails. Meet at 5:00 pm so that we can ride at 5:15. … Continue reading
Aug
26
Tue
6:30 pm Dance & “9 Nights of Music” @ Tapestry Folkdance Center
Dance & “9 Nights of Music” @ Tapestry Folkdance Center
Aug 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
“9 Nights of Music” is offered every Tuesday in July and August at the Minnesota History Center, St. Paul MN. This popular outdoor music series kicks off with the French-Latin music of Café Accordion Orchestra on Tuesday, July 1. Tapestry … Continue reading
Aug
27
Wed
9:15 am Bike Old Watermelon Ride @ lLower Snail Lake parking lot
Bike Old Watermelon Ride @ lLower Snail Lake parking lot
Aug 27 @ 9:15 am
Meet at 9:15 a.m. and be ready to ride at 9:30 a.m. The ride will be about 30 miles and pretty flat. We will stop for a short break about midway. Optional dining afterwards. Directions: Take 694 to Victoria St. … Continue reading

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Announcements!

WANTED: a co-host or hostess for the Spring Banquet. Contact Fran Howley or Carol Wahl.

Photos are needed for the website, Loype and Facebook. Send to photos@north-stars.org.

2015 EXTENDED WINTER TRIPS
Sun Valley, Stokely and Norway

Click on link below to view the details of the trips:
Link to trips

Trip details are also available on the calendar.