49 Patrol Puts “Fun” in Fundraiser
It’s time to join your friends and make new ones at 49 Degrees North Ski Area! Saturday, March 25 will be fun and action-packed at the mountain—all to support the 49 Degrees North Volunteer Ski Patrol. Enjoy live music, BBQ (Hawaiian Burger, Veggie Burgers, Hot Dogs) and beer on the deck, Poker Run, Costume Contest, Silent Auction, and the extremely popular POND SKIM; new this year is Snow Golf and a Scavenger Hunt. The Silent Auction includes great items such as a limbing saw donated by Hartill’s Mountain Saw and Tractor and snow-themed jewelry made by Silversmith Tim Nielsen of Trail’s End Gallery. Tripp Distributing and Kona Brewing will again be donating lots of hats and t-shirts that will be given away. Come up early to make sure you are in time to register or just grab a burger while you watch all the events:
9 am in the lodge Sign ups start for Poker Run, Scavenger Hunt, Snow Golf, Costume Contest, and Pond Skim.
9 am to 3:30 Silent Auction. All bid sheets will be pulled at 3:30 sharp.
9:30—12:30 Scavenger Hunt ($5 per person) *Prizes at 3:30 p.m.
10:30-2:30 BBQ and drinks on the deck.
11:00-12:00 Poker Run, from top to bottom of Silver Ridge. $1/shot or $5 for 6 shots
12:00-1:00 Snow Golf
12:30 Costume Contest modeling and judging on the deck
1:00-2:30 Pond Skim ($10 for 1 run and $15 for 2 runs)
2:30 Quarter Monkey plays live in the Boomtown Bar; outside if the weather allows.
All proceeds go to the 49 Degrees North Volunteer Ski Patrol and Mountain Hosts to pay for first aid equipment, training, and uniforms. Be there or be sad you missed it.