Skiers turn out for Tour de Meissner


Dozens race and ski at the sno-park southwest of Bend: The Tour de Meissner offered something for pretty much everyone Saturday. The community ski festival, which took place in somewhat blustery conditions under hazy skies at Virginia Meissner    …more details

Buses for Bachelor (and Meissner!)

Federal grant of about $1 million will add shuttles to more areas A $1 million grant from the Federal Transit Administration announced Monday will help update Mt. Bachelor's fleet of shuttle buses and pay for bus stops at two popular Cascade Lakes    …more details

Shine a Little Light

Luminaria 2011 Bend Bulletin photo

Bend Bulletin photo, January 30th, 2011 "Maria Madden, a member of the Tumalo Langlauf Club, lights a candle in one of hundreds of paper bags lining the trail to the Meissner Shelter on Saturday in preparation for the 13th annual Luminaria Ski.    …more details

Find a Race That Fits


There are plenty of chances for the casual skier to compete in Central Oregon: I've spent the last three winters really trying to improve my skate skiing, and still I oftentimes have to stop on the hills and suck a lung as the XC Oregon Team flies    …more details

Learn to Cross Country Ski for Free

The Tumalo Langlauf Club (now Meissner Nordic) is a local non-profit club organized in 1996 to promote cross-country skiing.  The club members  groom the local nordic trails and help build and maintain some of the warming shelters out on the trails.     …more details