In the Wenatchee Valley, we have two coming up. On Oct. 18, Mission Ridge Ski Team will hold its ski swap at Orchard Middle School from 8 a.m. to noon. And on Oct. 26, the Leavenworth Winter Sports Club will do likewise from 1 to 4 p.m. at Osborn Elementary School.
If you are looking for good deals on ski gear, both are ideal events to take in. Winter is coming!
LEAVENWORTH — Micah Adams of Pullman set a blistering pace to easily capture Saturday’s Leavenworth Oktoberfest Marathon in 2 hours, 38 minutes and 49 seconds.
Adams beat Dave Stephens by nearly five minutes. Adams’ winning time was 20 minutes faster than last year’s winning time posted by Quincy’s John Heikkila.
In the women’s marathon, Laura Levezo also had little trouble, finishing in 3:11:43. Read More
WENATCHEE — Major ground was broken at last Saturday’s Dark Side Festival at Mission Ridge Ski and Board Resort — and in more ways than one.
The event is believed to be the first time such divergent outdoor groups as the Evergreen Mountain Bike Alliance, Wenatchee Valley Velo, RunWenatchee, AdventureWenatchee and Mission Ridge have worked together to pull off a joint festival.Read More