Snowmobile Trails are Closed

Elgin Cold Ducks Trail Marking

NO TRAIL MARKING DECEMBER 3

 

Elgin Cold Ducks Trail Marking
December 10  , 2017   9:30 AM
Meet at the Metz farm
We will work on Trail Markers.
Bring screw guns and Hammers
We will also be checking the condition of our Bridges.
We will continue to meet every Sunday until
trail marking has been completed

Elgin Cold Ducks Trail Marking
December 17  , 2017   9:30 AM
Meet at the Metz farm
We will work on Trail Markers.
Bring screw guns and Hammers
We will also be checking the condition of our Bridges.
We will continue to meet every Sunday until
trail marking has been completed

Elgin Cold Ducks December Meeting/Christmas party
December 19 2017  6:30 PM
Colonial Cafe & Ice Cream
600 S Mclean Blvd, Elgin, IL 60123
We will be having a Turkey dinner
Each individual members dinner cost will be $13.00 with the remaining cost paid by the club
Your membership must be paid up prior to making your dinner reservations
Reservations must be made by December 8th. To reserve your place call;
Jean at 847-695-5915 or send an email to  info@elgincoldducks.com

Elgin Cold Ducks January Meeting
January 16  2018  7:30 PM
Colonial Cafe & Ice Cream
600 S Mclean Blvd, Elgin, IL 60123
Come early and have dinner or an Ice cream treat
http://www.colonialcafe.com/locations/elgin/

 

 2018  Scheduled Cold Ducks and Region Snowmobile Trips

Trip 1
Some Ducks will head north early the week of January 8, 2018
(prior to the Mercer trip) to enjoy a couple of days at Lac Du Flambeau Casino.
Arrival there will probably be January 10 and departure on January 12.
Call 800-25-TORCH to make a reservation if you care to go.
We have NO rooms blocked at this location so you must negotiate your own rate.
http://lakeofthetorches.com/

Trip 2
January 12 -15 2018
Great Northern Motel
5770N US Highway 51 Mercer Wisconsin Reservations: 715-476-2440
Check in Thursday or Friday and out Sunday or Monday
http://greatnorthernmercer.com/
A block of  10 rooms is being held for the Elgin Cold Ducks at the rate of $89.00 per night.

Trip 3
REGION 5 UNITY RIDE
This ride is open to all club members of the various clubs in Region 5.
This trip will be over Presidents weekend 2018.  Friday February 16th to Monday  February 19th.
Boulder Junction Motor Lodge
10432 Main St.
Boulder Junction, WI  54512
715-385-2825
ROOM RATE: $89 plus tax
CANCELLATION POLICY IS 72 HOURS PRIOR TO CHECK IN.
Ten rooms have been blocked in the Region’s name.  Be sure to mention Region 5 when booking.  Book rooms under your own credit card.  All un-booked rooms will be turned back to the motel on January 1st 2018 for the general public.

Trip 4
We are planning a five day trip to Skyview Lodge in Presque Isle again this year.
Dates are Sunday February 18 thru Thursday February 22, 2018. (CHECK IN SUNDAY/ CHECK OUT FRIDAY) .
Skyview has quoted us $362.09 (this includes taxes) for the five night stay.
If we book two or more rooms we will get an additional 10% discount.
If we book four rooms they will also issue a $25.00 Skyview Lodge credit per room on top of the 10% discount.
And if we book five or more rooms Skyview will host a breakfast buffet at no charge on departure day, Friday February 23.
The daily rate (including taxes) for those not reserving the full five days will be $100.58. All rates quoted are for
STANDARD GUEST ROOMS. Suites rates are higher. Call Skyview Lodge at 715-686-2928 and speak to Christine
to reserve your spot. Rooms for that week are filling up fast. Don’t delay.
http://skyviewlodge.com/

Additional trips
We would like to make a trip to the Plover, WI area this year also.
As always weather conditions will be the deciding factor on what trips actually happen.
If the Plover area gets snow we we will arrange a quick trip.

Colorado
Cold Duck member and 1st VP  Larry Metz is planning a trip to Grand Lake,
Colorado with a departure date of March 4, 2018. Tentative return date is
March 9. He is planning to tow his sleds but advises that rentals are available
to those that want them.
For more information contact Larry at oldoakfarms@aol.com or call him at 847-464-5449.

 

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