Wed Nov 8 is the last Night Ride of the season with Pine Mountain Sports, so come out and join the fun. This event is still on the calendar, but check to see if weather changes that. Call Pine Mountain Sports 541-385-8080. RSVP required.
They’ll ride from the store at 5:30pm. Guided night rides are open to all riders and will require the use of a good lighting system – both headlight and taillight. More Info Here!
Fly and Field Outfitters is hosting their Fly Tying 101 Class on Tuesday November 7 from 6-8pm. Join Dave Merrick as he shares his expertise on fly tying.
Don’t have a vise or tools? No worries! They will have some for use in class. Have your own? Feel free to bring them! They will also provide all materials for in-class sessions.
The class is a four series course over four different nights. They will kick off the course with an introduction to fly tying on Tuesdays. This will include anything from threading a bobbin to reading a fly tying recipe. Each following session, you will learn how to tie a new fly or two! Here is what the entire Fly
We’ll be building out the new connector single-track trail from the bottom of Pine Drops to the Phil’s/300 junction. A section of COD may be rerouted as well.
We expect 100 or more for this workday so come and join the fun and meet some new friends. We will work for 3+ hrs and then reconvene for lunch and beer. Food and beverage are free to all our trail work volunteers.
Bring the following: long pants are preferred, work gloves, eye protection, good footwear, a hard hat (helmet) if you have one (COTA will provide if you don’t), water…
Are you looking to see an outdoor film in Bend? Well this Friday, Nov 3rd, you have a choice of three different films screening in Bend.
Matchstick Productions brings their 2017 ski film, “Drop Everything” to the Volcanic Theater. If you’re looking for some stunning backcountry snowmobiling, you’ll find “Sled Film 18” at the Tower Theater, shows on Friday and Saturday. And, if you’re looking for a wildlife conservation film experience, that’s happening at 10 Barrel Brewing with the screening of “Adventure Films For Conservation”. Looks like a chilly Friday night so a good outdoor film in a warm theater with a cold brew might be just the ticket to a nice evening out.
Tickets go on sale tomorrow for the 18th annual Powderhound Preview. This event always sells out so get em while you can. Made possible by the awesome staff at Pine Mountain Sports, this is the ski and snowboard movie event featuring local filmmakers and is sure to get you stoked for winter here in Central Oregon. Come hang out with local die hards and help raise money for some great local non-profits. More info Here!
Topics to be covered*:
• Traditional alpine skis VS backcountry skis
• Different boot options available
• Choosing the proper skins
• Basic safety tools required
All participants will go home with a free G3 ski strap, a key piece to your backcountry gear kit.
There will also be a silent auction benefitting Volunteers in Medicine Clinic of the Cascades-VIM . It’s a great chance to bid on some sweet outdoor gear from brands like…
Sunday is a good day to appreciate the incredible beauty of Oregon and the opportunity to live here. We caught this sunrise over Mt. Thielsen and wanted to share it with y’all. Perfect timing from the airliner too.
Hey heads up Central Oregon Skiers, Snowboarders and winter enthusiasts, the Saturday 6pm and Sunday shows are sold out. Tonight’s 9pm show is the last chance to catch the Warren Miller annual tradition. Tickets Here!