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Stowe Winter Carnival 2020: 20th Annual Ice Carving Competition

  • Jan. 24: Demonstration Day

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Main Street.

1 to 6 p.m. Mountain Road.

School Street

9 a.m. Evan Hughes. Stowe Elementary School, 1 block.

Main Street

8:30 a.m. TJ Neary, Stowe Family Dentistry, five blocks.

9 a.m. Jeff Bleier, Ferro Jewelers, 2 blocks.

10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. TJ Neary, Green Mountain Inn, five blocks.

11 a.m. Chip Koser, Vermont Ski Museum, one block.

12:30 p.m. Evan Hughes, Laughing Moon Chocolates, two blocks; Mark Crouthamel, Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa, five blocks.

1 p.m. TJ Neary, VonBargens Jewelry Store, two blocks.

Mountain Road

7:30 a.m. Mark Crouthamel, Harvest Market, three blocks.

8:30 a.m. Rich Bubin, Baggy Knees, five blocks.

8:30 a.m. Mark Crouthamel, Harvest Market, three blocks.

8:30 a.m. Marc Spangenberg, The Stowe Inn, five blocks.

10 a.m. Mark Crouthamel, Trapp Family Lodge.

10:30 a.m. Evan Hughes, Tangerine & Olive, two blocks.

10:30 a.m. Jack Vozar, Salon Salon, one block.

11 a.m. Mark Crouthamel, Stowe Motel, five blocks.

11 a.m. Rich Bubin, Elevate VT, two blocks.

11:30 a.m. Jeff Bleier, Golden Eagle Resort, three blocks.

11:30 a.m. Marc Spangenberg, Doc Ponds, two blocks.

12:30 p.m. Mark Crouthamel, Stoweflake Mountain Resort and Spa.

1 p.m. Rich Bubin/Paul Kukic, Grey Fox Inn, five blocks.

2 p.m. Marc Spangenberg, Stowe Craft/Remarkables, two blocks.

3 p.m. TJ Neary, Stowe Cider, two blocks.

3:30 p.m. Mark Crouthamel, Alchemist Ice Bar, 10 blocks.

TBD. Evan Hughes, Field Guide, five blocks.

Cottage Club Road

10 a.m. Trapp Family Lodge, five blocks.

1 p.m. Chip Koser, The Pizza Joint, two blocks.

  • Jan. 25: Competition/Party

11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Amateur competition.

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Professional competition.

3 p.m. Pro elimination speed-carving competition. Alchemist Brewery, 100 Cottage Club Road.

8 p.m. 20th Anniversary Ice Carving Awards Party, Rimrock's Mountain Tavern, 394 Mountain Road. 802-777-5510.


Green Mountain Club

Jan. 26: 11:30 a.m. Potluck at renovated Bolton Lodge. Bring skis or snowshoes or just sit by the stove. Reservations not required.



Green Mountain Club

Jan. 23: 7 p.m. GMC Slideshow Presentation, “Seek No Further: In Our Backyard.” T.W. Wood Gallery, 46 Barre St., Montpelier.

Jan. 26: Cross-country Ski Elmore. Steve or Heather Bailey, 622-4516; stevecbailey@gmail.com.

Jan. 28: Cross-country Ski Stowe with GMC. Mary Smith, 505- 0603; Mary Garcia, 622-0585.

Feb. 1: Cross-country Ski Greensboro to Craftsbury. 12 miles. Difficult. Phyllis Rubenstein, 793-6313, phyllis@phyllisrubensteinlaw.comcastbiz.net; Nancy Thomas, 223-1007, nthomas0707@gmail.com.

Feb. 4: Cross-country Ski Stowe. Moderate. Stowe Touring Center. Trail fee. Charlene Bohl, 229-9908, charlenebohl@comcast.net.

Feb. 8: Snowshoe Spruce Mountain, Plainfield. Moderate. Dana Lawrence and Nancy Thomas, 223-1007, hikeski51@gmail.com.

Feb. 10: Cross-country Ski Little River State Park. Waterbury. Nancy Schulz, 223-7035, saddleshoes2@gmail.com.

Feb. 16: Snowshoe Middlesex Town Forest. Moderate. George Longenecker or Cynthia Martin, marlong@myfairpoint.net, 229-9787.

Feb. 17: Snowshoe Stowe. Difficult. Barnes Camp to Sterling Pond. Lunch in heated cabin. Nancy Schulz, 223-7035, saddleshoes2@gmail.com; Charlene Bohl, 229-9908, charlenebohl14@gmail.com.

Feb. 22: Cross-country Ski Ole’s Cross Country Center, Warren. Moderate. Trail fee. Mary Smith, 505-0603; Mary Garcia, 622-0585.

Feb. 22: Snowshoe Plainfield. Difficult. Spruce Mountain to Seyon Lodge in Groton. Nancy Schulz, 223-7035, saddleshoes2@gmail.com.

Feb. 29: Cross-country Ski Groton. Moderate/Difficult. Nordic trail, Groton State Forest, across Peacham Bog. Nancy Schulz, 223-7035, saddleshoes2@gmail.com; Phyllis Rubenstein, 793-6313, phyllis@phyllisrubensteinlaw.comcastbiz.net.

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