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Somewhat limited grooming accomplished, 6-12″ fresh snow everywhere else.

Jake and Chuck ran into some unexpected mechanical troubles with the new UTV on Monday afternoon… (We are still breaking in the machine motor, belt, tracks, etc. so things need adjustment and we are still in sea trials -shakedown cruise … Continue reading

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City Motors Chevy-Toyota Donates $5,000 to Silver Crest Trails for New UTV Groomer!

Great Falls’ own City Motors Chevy / City Toyota dealership gives $5,000 to Silver Crest Trails Association to help purchase a new UTV groomer machine! Yet another Amazing example of a local business stepping up to the plate and giving … Continue reading

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All trails groomed! SCHEELS donates $5,000 to new UTV snowcat!

SCHEELS’s Wendy Lee and Silver Crest Trails Association’s volunteer fundraising coordinator Bob Norbie pose with the $5,000 donation check, given to help fund the purchase of a new UTV Snowcat Grooming machine. A HUGE Thank You to SCHEELS Sporting Goods … Continue reading

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2 Loops groomed and double-trackset on Saturday!

Today I rolled and set double classic tracks on both the SilverDyke – WuTangs Way loop and the Sluice Box – Quicksilver loop. The classic tracks are good and deep, BUT, there are lots of bumps, lumps, depressions, washboard, and … Continue reading

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Silver Crest Grooming Update – On Hold

Unfortunately the new Can Am Defender that we ordered in May for “November” delivery has not yet arrived in MT… supply chain issues… potato chip shortage…. Hurry up and wait. You know the drill. The current 1-2ft of snowpack is … Continue reading

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Silvercrest Parking lot plowed! Grooming begins Dec 1.

Until then, feel free to use the trails! The trail maps are posted at every junction. Showdown will be spinning lifts Friday-Sunday as well!

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50 Years XC Skiing at Silver Crest! New Snowcat!!!

This winter marks the 50th anniversary of XC skiing at Silver Crest Trails! With the help of three primary sponsorships from City Motor Company, North 40 Outfitters, and Scheels -Sporting Goods, in addition to MANY other Generous local donors, Silver … Continue reading

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Silver Crest ski trails Work Day: Saturday October 8, 8:30AM !

8:30 am Meet in the trailhead parking lot. Bring loppers, work gloves, hiking boots or work boots, sunscreen, water, clothes for ALL weather conditions. Lunch will be provided.  Please RSVP on the Silver Crest Trails Facebook page so we can … Continue reading

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Additional Race Photos

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Silver Crest Nordic Challenge Race a Huge Success!

A Big Thank You to all the racers and families who made the drive up to Silver Crest and raced. Another huge Thank You to all our race Sponsors: Benefis Health System, Benski Towing, Big Horn Outdoor Specialists, Dan Baileys … Continue reading

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