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Michigan Tech Nordic Ski Club

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The Nordic Ski Club promotes cross country skiing at MTU. Students, take advantage of your Experience Tech Fee with its free access to Tech Trails. The club operates Spring Semester only (January-May). For only $10 a season, members can enjoy:

Chalet Hours

Equipment usage is available January to April at the following times.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
12:00-8:00 pm 12:00-8:00 pm 12:00-8:00 pm 12:00-8:00 pm 12:00-8:00 pm 10:00-8:00 pm 12:00-8:00 pm


The club is headquartered at the Tech Trailhead in the Wax Building. In the small room off of the Community Entrance, you can buy trail passes (for nonstudents 18 and older), join the club, and borrow equipment. Equipment is stored in rooms 9 and 10.


  • President and Birkie Coordinator: Owen Cruikshank (
  • Vice President: Benjamin Klinter (
  • Treasurer: 
  • Secretary: 
  • Publicity: Carson Price (

To Join

Fees for the academic year are $10. Join by going to club's wax room during open hours. Correct change is appreciated. Cash or check only.

Not an MTU student?

You can still take advantage of the $10 equipment usage. If you are above 18 years old, you must buy a trail pass.