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

9:45 am  Bike Scandia/Lindstrom. @ Scandia Community Center
 Bike Scandia/Lindstrom. @ Scandia Community Center
Sep 3 @ 9:45 am
This 30 mile rural ride will be on county roads with little traffic and few hills.  There will be a rest stop at the Lindstrom Dairy Queen (17 miles). Multiple options for food and drink after the ride in Scandia. … Continue reading
5:00 pm Garden Party @ Carol Wahl's House
Garden Party @ Carol Wahl's House
Sep 5 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Please Note: The Garden Party on Friday, September 5th is filled. If you would like to be placed on a wait list call Carol Wahl at 612-920-0149 or contact her at cjwahl@comcast.net. Garden Party at Carol Wahl’s – 5pm appetizers – … Continue reading
8:30 am Fitness & Waffles @ Gear West
Fitness & Waffles @ Gear West
Sep 6 @ 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.
1:08 pm Hike Lake Nokomis @ Lake Nokomis main beach
Hike Lake Nokomis @ Lake Nokomis main beach
Sep 8 @ 1:08 pm
Meet at the main beach on the west side of Lake Nokomis, just off of Cedar Ave S. in Minneapolis. Free parking on the street. We will stop at Tom’s Popcorn Shop on 47th and Cedar (delicious popcorn and ice … Continue reading

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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.

Sun Valley, Stokely and Norway

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Trip details are also available on the calendar.