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Enjoy Winter Cross Country Skiing

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If you've been cooped up inside waiting for a chance to enjoy this winter, now might be the perfect time to get out and try cross country skiing.

Both Minnesota and North Dakota have more than 1,800 miles of cross country ski trails combined. Minnesota was even voted "Best Trails State," by American Trails in 2010.

To celebrate winter and "National Winter Trails Day," Moorhead Parks and Recreation is holding a cross country ski open house. An opportunity for beginners, experts and anyone in between to come out and ski.

The event runs 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday January, 11th and even includes free ski and snowshoe rental, normally $10.

MB Johnson Park is located at 3601 11th Street North, in Moorhead.

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