Thank you for visiting the Greater Grand Rapids Ski Club. We are happy that you stopped by. 2015 was an exciting year for our members with trips to Switzerland, Utah, Colorado, Canada, in addition to our many trips to Michigan ski destinations. If you are just learning to ski or snowboard or are an advanced veteran of many winter seasons, come and join us. Also follow us on Facebook.
To participate in all the fun, please join or renew today! Dues are $35/year. Just print off membership application (below), fill it in, write your check payable to GGRSC and mail both to: Membership Chairperson, P.O. Box 2084, GR 49501. We look forward to a fun season!
Ballot for 2015-16 Board
December Trip Issue - All Trip Flyers and Apps for 2014-15
Generic Trip Application
April 25: The Rock Show Band concert at the BOB
Let's end the ski season by listening to great oldies at the BOB (downtown Grand Rapids) on Saturday 4/25/15. The Rock Show Band will be playing at H.O.M.E. on the main floor (formerly Crush) beginning at 9:30 p.m. If you want to avoid the cover charge at the BOB, arrive before 9:00 p.m.
The Rock Show Band is a Journey cover band who also plays a lot of AC/DC songs as well as other classic rock songs. Show up early to mingle around the BOB but make sure to be in the H.O.M.E. (House of Music and Entertainment) section of the building by 9:30 because you wont want to miss the show! You can also check ut the band's website at http://www.therockshowband.com
RSVP to Lisa Herrick so she knows to look for you. firstname.lastname@example.org
May 1: TGIF - Riverhouse in Ada
TG for May is at theRiverhouse (former Thornapple Village Inn) in Ada - 445 Ada Drive. TG begins at 5:30.
June 5: TGIF - downtown location to be confirmed
TG starts at 5:30
July 10: TGIF - July a week late due to holiday weekend! Jack's in Spring Lake
Place for July TG is Jack's at the Holiday Inn in Spring Lake. Great TIKI bar to enjoy the outside. In the past they have had live music. TG starts at 5:30.
July 24 - 26: Annual Sandy Beach Camping and Canoe/Kayak Outing
Join us for some or all of this fun summer weekend in Newaygo. Camping at Sandy Beach Friday - Sunday with paddle down the Muskegon River on Saturday.
Sandy Beach reservations 231-652-9298 or online at www.countyofnewaygo.com/parks for Friday and Saturday night. Also vehicle permit needed.
Wisner's Canoe reservations 231-652-6743 or canoe or kayak rental. Tell them you are with GGRSC group that is taking 4 hour trip at 11:00 on Saturday. Also www.wisnercanoes.com
Full details on trip flyer.
August 7: August TGIF - Place TBD
February 1 - 6: 2016 Cruise - Grand Caymans and Cozumel
Don't want to be cold all winter? Join in on a 5 night, 6 day cruise leaving from Tampa on Monday, 2/1/16 and returning on Saturday 2/6/16. Destinations are Grand Cayman and Cozumel. Ship is Carnival Paradise (big - holds 2,000 passengers). Pricing (per person based on 2 to a room) inclues ALL gratuities, taxes & port fees: Inside Cabin no window $460.24/pp, Ocean View with window $510.24/pp, Suite with Balcony $980.24/pp. Airfare on your own. See flyer for more details.
Open to anyone. Currently 20 rooms are being held under the group name "West Michgian Friends".
If interested contact Jennifer Walters at Dolphine Vacations 616-772-9660 or JenniferW@dolphinvacations.net