Yellowstone Ski Festival

Friday, Nov 29, 2019 at 7:30am

Various Location
Butler, MO 64730

Schedule:

7:30 AM: Mindful Fitness - Pilates/Yoga based class at the Holiday Inn.
Complementary class. Donated by Delaware North.

8:30 AM: 1 - day Classic Ski  Clinics begin.  3 - day, Skate Ski and 5 - Day Clinics continue
   
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10:00 AM: Wolf Pack Chat at ​Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center - Join a naturalist at the wolf viewing area to learn about the behaviors of wild wolves and how we allow for those behaviors in the wolves at the GWDC.

10:00 AM-3:00 PM ​: On-Snow Gear Demo.  Demo Area - Rendezvous Ski Trails 

10:30 AM: Naturalist Program at ​Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center - Adventures in Bear Management: Learn about avoiding and managing conflict between people and bears, and discover the role of Karelian Bear Dogs.

1:15 PM: Keeper Kids at ​Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center - Kids ages 5-12 learn about the behaviors of wild bears, then help our animal keepers hide food for the bears. (Cost is $5.00. Limited space. Kids must sign up at the Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center by 1:00.)

2:30 PM: Wolf Pack Chat at ​Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center - Join a naturalist at the wolf viewing area to learn about the behaviors of wild wolves and how we allow for those behaviors in the wolves at the GWDC.

3:00 - 5:00 PM: Aprés Ski and S'Mores (Demo Area - Rendezvous Ski Trails)
Meet your friends and unwind after a long day on the snow with some music and beverages by a warm fire. Beer and Whisky for those of age and hot cocoa, roasted marshmallows, graham crackers, chocolate and sledding for all. Free fun! Sponsored by Buffalo Bar and Willie's Distillery. First Tracks Souvenir cups available for $5.

4:30 - 6:00 PM: Women, Wine, and Waxing All women interested in learning about waxing are welcome. SWIX wax guru Jack Hart will give a short and informative clinic followed by time to wax your own skis! ​

5:30 PM: Coaches Meeting for Saturday's Race Chamber of Commerce, Yellowstone Avenue

6:00 - 7:00 PM: Waxing for Skin Skies Presented by Swix representative Jack Hart
6:30 - 7:30 PM: Who Shares the Trails? Join a naturalist from the Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center to learn about who you are sharing the trails with and how to recognize their signs.
7:00 - 8:30 PM: Keynote Speaker ~ Liz Stephen
7:00 - 9:00 PM: ​Indoor Expo Open. Last Night!

8:30 PM: WYSEF Raffle ~ Approximate Start. Stop by the booth or see a West Yellowstone Ski Team member to buy tickets.

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