The Ski Touring Section's Annual Ski Fair!
When : Saturday, November 4, 2017, 12:30-4:30
Where: PATC Headquarters,
It’s been a long hot summer, and maybe you’ve caught yourself gazing longingly at your skis, dreaming of the cool seasons ahead. You are not alone! Join the Potomac Appalachian Trail Club’s Ski Touring Section as we kick off the coming season with our annual Ski Fair. Whether you’re looking for basic information about cross country skiing or gear, want to know more about local destinations, or interested in joining one of our many regional or out-of-area trips, you’ll find it on Saturday, November 4, 12:30-4:30 at the PATC offices, 118 Park Street in Vienna, VA (directions below).
Catch up with old friends and new and be among the first to sign up for trips scheduled from December 2017 through March 2018. STS trips are a travel bargain, fun, friendly and led by members with years of experience. Consider yourself a Nord-wannabe? No problem! We have learn-to-ski trips designed just for you.
Bring healthy and not-so healthy snacks to share. (For last-minute shoppers, there’s a Giant 2 blocks north (RT 128 and Branch Road SE) and a Whole Foods (across Park Street). STS will provide cof-fee, tea and sodas. Enjoy talks on ski gear, ski destinations and score some bargains on used ski gear while you’re at it..
WHERE: The Potomac Appalachian Trail Club (PATC) headquarters, 118 Park Street, Vienna, VA 22180 [directly in front of the Safeway which itself is on the corner of Park & Maple Sts. (VA Rt.123) in Vienna]
Car: Once you find the intersection of Interstate 66 and Interstate 495
(a.k.a. the Washington Beltway), take the
Yes, many of our members enjoy other forms of self-propelled transportation,
and reaching PATC headquarters couldn’t be easier. Take the Washington &
Old Dominion Trail to