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

Sep
26
Mon
all-day Biking in Bayfield and Playing i... @ Seagull Motel, Bayfield, WI
Biking in Bayfield and Playing i... @ Seagull Motel, Bayfield, WI
Sep 26 – Sep 29 all-day
We will be staying at the Seagull Motel  within walking distance of “downtown” Bayfield, where all units (two people and two beds in each)  have access to a balcony or patio and beautiful views of Lake Superior.  Our biking will … Continue reading
Sep
27
Tue
6:30 pm Hike Lake Nokomis @ Lake Nokomis (near the Sand Castle Restaurant)
Hike Lake Nokomis @ Lake Nokomis (near the Sand Castle Restaurant)
Sep 27 @ 6:30 pm
Meet near the Sand Castle Restaurant at the main beach on the west side of Lake Nokomis, just off Cedar Ave S in Minneapolis, at 6:30 p.m. There is free parking on the street. We will detour for a stop … Continue reading
Sep
28
Wed
9:45 am Lake Elmo Area Bike Ride @ TBD-see e-Loype
Lake Elmo Area Bike Ride @ TBD-see e-Loype
Sep 28 @ 9:45 am
Sept 28 Wed WW Meet at 9:45 a.m. and be ready to ride at 10:00 a.m. from Burger King on the SW corner of Hwy 36 and Century Ave in North St. Paul. The ride will be about 25 miles with a … Continue reading
Sep
29
Thu
all-day Fall Colors North Shore Hiking Trip @ Superior Ridge Resort
Fall Colors North Shore Hiking Trip @ Superior Ridge Resort
Sep 29 – Oct 2 all-day
Enjoy fall colors from spectacular vistas on the ridge line overlooking Lake Superior. Hikes will be on the Superior Hiking Trail with opportunities available for both casual and aggressive hikers. Join us for the 20th anniversary of this long-running NorthStar … Continue reading

Meetings & Special Events

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Announcements!

Winter Trips Planning Meeting - Monday, August 29th!

GRANT AWARDED TO THE LOPPET FOUNDATION
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Photos are needed for the website, Loype and Facebook. Send to photos@north-stars.org.

2017 EXTENDED WINTER TRIPS
Silver Star, Bearskin Lodge, Stokley Creek, Norway!

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

Trip details are also available on the calendar.