Pagosa Nordic cancels weekend events


By James Dickhoff
Special to The SUN

Due to the expected additional snow forecasted for this coming weekend, the Pagosa Nordic Club is postponing the fourth Pagosa Nordic Spring QUAD Athletic Challenge that was originally scheduled for this Sunday, March 1.

The event has been rescheduled for the following Sunday, March 8.

The event will begin with a 10 km cross-country ski at the West Fork track at 9 a.m., transitions to a 5 km road run, then a 22 km road bike back to town and finishes with a 1/2 km swim at The Springs Resort.

Preregistration is requested. Registration for teams and solo participants is available at

Participants are required to check in at 7:30 a.m. at the Visitors Center, located at 105 Hot Springs Blvd., with an 8 a.m. mandatory meeting before heading out to West Fork.

The Pagosa Nordic Club has also canceled the moonrise/sunset X-C Ski Social originally scheduled for this Friday, Feb. 27.