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SKI THE WORLD with the SLY FOX SKI & SNOWBOARD CLUB, Appleton Wisconsin, Welcome!
Founded in 1967
We offer sports-oriented adults, ages 21 and over, the opportunity to participate in recreational activities in a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere year round. Our ski trips incorporate the Midwest, Western and International Ski slopes and cities. Enjoy group discount trips, rental equipment and more. Our excursions are well organized by our accomplished trip leaders.

Club members include single and married couples, and are from all walks of life. Whether it is your first trip or one of many, the Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club welcomes all levels of skiers and snowboarders  Ski the World with Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club, join today and take advantage of our great ski trips and fun social events!

Club NEWS
Sly Fox Clubs 2021-22 Officers are are: President Nile Beck, Vice President Kelly Kloehn, Secretary Nancy Smith, Treasurer Julie Buechner & Advisor/Past President Bruce Kettner.

Starting on Oct. 6, 2021, our Membership meetings along with Sly Fox trips will open for signup will be located upstairs Sky Bar at The Bar on Lynndale, 2435 W. Nordale Dr., Appleton.  Meetings are 1st & 3rd Wednesdays, Oct. thru March, 7pm social, 7:30pm meeting.  See Calendar of events for specific dates.

Watch Calendar of Events for further additions. Guest speakers are scheduled during our Membership meetings.

Please remember that you must be a member of Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club or Gelandesprung Ski Club to sign up for trips. Not a member of Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club? Then Sign up today or at the meeting, membership accepted from May 1st & anytime throughout the year.

See the Calendar of Events for more information on upcoming events for the Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club.

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SLY FOX SKI & SNOWBOARD CLUB PRESENTS 2021-2022 SKI/SNOWBOARD SEASON

Welcome & when you join the Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club, Appleton you can take advantage of our fabulous trips.  

Don’t delay signing up for a trip.  Our trips do fill fast because of the great value and the well organized trip.  Generally our trips include all transportation, (motor coach and or air), lift passes, lodging and all you have to do is jump on in Appleton or Green Bay. More questions, contact our Trip Chair Sam Fontaine, trips@slyfoxskiclub.org.

SLY FOX SKI & SNOWBOARD CLUB SKI SEASON IN 2021-2022 is Here!CLICK HERE TO SEE OUR TRIPS. Look for complete information along with trip sign up page in the Sly Fox  Clubs Oct. 1st Newsletter.  The newsletter will also be posted on the website.  Our trips typically open for registration & deposit on our first Membership meeting on Oct. 6th.  There is one exception, Telluride with details posted below. 

The Telluride Ski Trip, all 84 spots are filled.  We will accept sign up for the WAIT LIST.  What that means, on occasion there has been a cancellation, illness ect. and the next person wait listed will be offered the spot. Questions? Contact Trip Chair Sam Fontaine, trips@slyfoxskiclub.org or samfont@athenet.net.     2022Telluride Information WaitList

The Telluride Colorado trip was OPEN UP FOR ALL starting on OCTOBER 20TH at the membership meeting or postmarked on that date. (Membership meeting, Oct. 20, Sky Box upstairs at The Bar on Lynndale, Appleton starting at 7pm) Not a member of Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club, join today.

Sly Fox Ski Club Trip List for 2021-22 is here. 2021_22Trip List

Stay tuned for all the details…. Join the Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club and receive the Clubs eblasts with the latest information & details of our trips, Sly Fox Membership Form 2021-2022.   Membership year May 1 thru April 30 & accepted throughout the year.  

The Meribel France trip will be rescheduled for January 2023.  We were so excited…..to go to  Meribel France & Barcelona Spain.  Meribel is in the 3-Valleys France, Largest interconnected ski area in the WORLD!  Keep an eye out for trip updates in the future. 

Take advantage of our fabulous trips, our trips open for Members to sign up at our first Membership Meeting on Oct. 6, 2021.  Join Sly Fox, Membership accepted throughout the year.  Membership year May 1 thru April 30. Then sign up today

Sly Fox – Big Snow I, January 7-9, 2022

Sly Fox – Big Snow I, January 7-9, 2022

 

 

Complete Trip………$290pp (based on dbl occupancy)

You’re in luck, spots available on the Big Snow I Michigan trip. It is a great start to the weekend, starting on Friday & returning on Sunday. Such a great value for the weekend and is only $290 per person, double occupancy.

We leave early evening Friday, the Lamers Deluxe motor coach starts at the Woods GC in Green Bay with a stop for the rest of the crew at The Bar on Lynndale in Appleton. We will be skiing two days at Indianhead & Blackjack Mountains. Free shuttle ride between the two mountains.

The Trip sign up was accepted, starting on Oct. 6th at our Membership meeting or mailed. Additional registration accepted when space available, contact trips@slyfoxskiclub.org. Sign up sooner than later to make sure to have your spot on this trip. Lodging is adjusted to accommodate our group.

WHAT’S INCLUDED!            

  • Lamer’s Deluxe Motor Coach transportation, round trip to Wakefield Michigan, picking up in Green Bay & Appleton
  • A Sub Sandwich/chips provided on the ride up to Wakefield
  • Cooler filled with bottled water and ice will be provided. Plastic beverage glasses also.
  • New this year, with everyone’s individual preference for beverages, you are welcome to bring a small personal cooler that will fit at your seat.  Just a note on Lamer’s regulations, No Glass of any kind & No Coolers in the aisle.
  • New this year, you will be provided a one day lunch voucher to replace the change in beverages provided.
  • Two nights lodging, Big Snow Indianhead Resort Lodge.
  • Breakfast Saturday & Sunday along with Dinner Saturday night at the Lodge.
  • Two day lift pass for Indianhead/Blackjack Mts.  Free shuttle between the mountains.
  • Our trips are always a lot of fun, arriving early enough on Friday to enjoy the great music & beverages at Dudley’s music venue in the Lodge.  The trips fill fast!

BIG SNOW I Details Jan. 7-9, 2022    BIG SNOW SIgnUpForm

Sly Fox – Big Snow II, February 11-13, 2022

Sly Fox – Big Snow II, February 11-13, 2022

Complete Trip…..$290pp (based on dbl occupancy)

You’re in luck, space available for our Big Snow II trip. It is equally as fun as our trip up north in January with the same great value at $290 per person based on double occupancy. 

Big Snow II on Friday Feb. 11th, we will be heading up to Wakefield Michigan. Probably arriving in time to hear some of the great bands that Dudleys has to offer. Saturday, we will ski your choice of Indianhead or Blackjack Mountains or even both in one day using their free shuttle.  Sunday our group will head over to Big Powderhorn Mountain via Lamers.

We get started on Friday, Lamer’s Deluxe motor Coach will start picking up at The Woods GC in Green Bay with a stop in Appleton at The Bar on Lynndale.  The trip sign up was accepted, starting on Oct. 6, 2021 at the first Sly Fox Membership meeting or postmarked & mailed.  Additional registration accepted when space available, lodging is adjusted to accommodate our group so best to sign up sooner than later.  Questions? Contact trips@slyfoxskiclub.org.

WHAT’S INCLUDED!

  • Lamers Deluxe Motor Coach round trip to/from Green Bay & Appleton to Wakefield Michigan
  • A Sub sandwich/chips provided on the way up to Wakefield
  • Cooler filled with bottled water and ice will be provided. Plastic beverage glasses provided.
  • New this year, with everyone’s individual preference for beverages, you are welcome to bring a small personal cooler that will fit under your seat.  Just a note on Lamer’s regulations, No glass of any kind on the bus and No coolers in the aisle.
  • New this year, you will be provided a one day lunch voucher at Big Powderhorn Mt. to replace the change in beverages provided.
  • Two nights lodging, Big Snow Resort Indianhead Lodge.
  • Breakfast Saturday & Sunday along with dinner Saturday night at the Lodge.
  • Two Lift Passes, Saturday for Indianhead & Blackjack also Sunday for Big Powderhorn Mountain.

Our trips are always a lot of fun, arriving early enough to enjoy the great music at Dudley’s music venue in the Lodge. Trips fill fast! 

BIG SNOW II Details Feb. 11-13, 2022      BIG SNOW SIgnUpForm

Sly Fox – Keystone Colorado, Feb. 24 – 28, 2022                                                                                       A Mountain of Possibilities!

Sly Fox – Keystone Colorado, Feb. 24 – 28, 2022 A Mountain of Possibilities!

Colorado Vacations, Attractions, & Activities: Ski Resorts & Hiking

Complete Trip……$1050pp (based on dbl occupancy)

You’re in luck, there are spots open for this great trip that’s all organized for you to jump on and follow the leader.  Enjoy and experience the powder of the Western Rockies of Keystone Colorado along with a day at Breckenridge. 

First time out west or limited vacation?  This is the trip for you to learn the ropes from experienced trip leaders, the potential of powder snow, beautiful vistas along with our friendly members & potentially new friends.

We leave on Thursday, Feb. 24 and head home on Monday, Feb. 28th with Motor Coach transfers, flights out of Milwaukee to Denver, lift passes & much more. 

First time out west?  What a benefit to travel and ski with members that have been there.  Experienced traveler?  Then you will know what a benefit it is to travel as a group, have someone to ski with, enjoy some down time and the potential of some new friends with the same interests.

WHAT’S INCLUDED!       

  • Lamers’s Deluxe Motor Coach round trip transportation to/from Appleton & Green Bay to Milwaukee
  • Round trip Southwest Air travel (free bags) to/from Milwaukee & Denver, Colorado
  • Motor Coach round trip transportation to/from Denver & Keystone Resort
  • 4 nights lodging at Evergreen Condominiums in Keystone, 2 bedrooms/2 bathrooms with full kitchens
  • Hot tubs on premises
  • Free Shuttle close to the Ski lift, Bars & Restaurants in Keystone.
  • 3 Day Lift Pass.  Valid for Keystone & Breckenridge (1 day)

The Keystone Trip is open for sign up at any Membership meeting. Cannot make the meeting, it can also be mailed. (see sign up form)

Additional registration accepted beyond the initial sign up, when space available for this trip. Sign up sooner than later, lodging & air is adjusted to accommodate those that are signed up for the trip.

Questions?  Contact Trip Chair Sam Fontaine via email……..trips@slyfoxskiclub.org

Keystone 2022 Details & sign up form

Sly Fox – Telluride Colorado, Sun., March 27 thru April 3, 2022

Sly Fox – Telluride Colorado, Sun., March 27 thru April 3, 2022

telluride-ski-resort - Telluride Adaptive Sports Program

Complete Trip…….$1690pp (based on dbl occupancy)

The Telluride Ski Trip, all 84 spots are filled.  We will accept sign up for the WAIT LIST.  What that means, on occasion there has been a cancellation, illness ect. and the next person wait listed will be offered the spot. Questions? Contact Trip Chair Sam Fontaine, trips@slyfoxskiclub.org or samfont@athenet.net. 

 2022Telluride Information WaitList

The best spring skiing you will ever experience!  Beautiful Telluride offers a multitude of skiing for every level of skier.

A former Victorian mining town in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains, set in a box canyon amid forested peak of the San Juan Mountains and at its base is the popular ski resort.  Experience Tellurides stunning beauty and downtown.  Free gondola rides to the top and a historic walking tour of the downtown at the bottom.

Telluride calls in the skiers & snowboarders with its legendary runs and its world class Mountain Village.  2000 acres of lift-accessible terrain.  Nineteen lifts will take you to the top of this 13,000-ft mountain, and nearly 150 different runs to get you back down to the bottom.  Snowfall averages 280 inches annually, and there is always fresh powder to maneuver through.

Something for everyone in Telluride…..Cross-country, Nordic skiing, Fat-tire bike rides, Horseback rides, Ice skating along with Sleigh rides pulled by Belgium draft horses, Clyde & Frank. It is up to you!

WHAT’S INCLUDED!     

  • Round trip Motor Coach from Appleton & Green Bay to Chicago O’Hare
  • Round trip air via American Airlines from Chicago O’Hare to Montrose Colorado
  • Motor Coach transfer to/from Montrose & Telluride CO.
  • 7 night Condominium Lodging at Bear Creek Lodge, Telluride Mountain Village, Heated outdoor hot tub & pool
  • Welcome Wine and Cheese Reception
  • 5 Day Lift Pass, OPTIONS:  add additional day for $70 (6 day lift pass), reduce a day to 4 day pass, deduct $70
  • Ski-in / Ski-out via Mountain Village, Bear Creek Lodge’s Funicular, private lift with direct access to a short run down to chair #1 or #10.  (per Bear Creek Lodge, summer maintenance & should be up and running by our trip)
  • Free Shuttle to Mountain Village & Free Gondola to Telluride main street, shopping, & night life

Trip was opened Oct. 6th,  2022Telluride Information WaitList     Not a member, sign up today…..

Questions? Trip Chair Sam Fontaine can answer those questions for you, trips@slyfoxskiclub.org

Gelandesprung Ski Club Trips

Big Sky, MT Jan. 29-Feb 5, 2022 Wait list Nov. 1, 2021

Check out this trip & other Gelandesprung trips, Click Here!

Calendar of Events

MORE FUN with SLY FOX SKI & SNOWBOARD CLUB!

Join in the fun with the Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club. All Members & Non Members are welcome to all non club sponsored events.  We resumed our Membership Meetings on Oct. 6, 2021. You may find them posted below, calendar of events.  Membership meetings are held upstairs Sky Bar of The Bar on Lynndale, 2435 W. Nordale Dr. Appleton, 7pm social gathering, 7:30 PM meeting. They continue on the First & Third Wednesdays on each month, October thru March. It is always fun to see everyone again, catch up with those we didn’t see this summer & make plans for the ski season.     SlyFoxMeetingAgenda2021_22

All year long, our Club plan events that include banquets, Foxes Friday gatherings (Foxes Fridays/Happy Hour gatherings ), biking excursions that will be posted in our Newsletter and Website.  Our Monthly Membership meetings starting in October will have pre-trip informational meetings along with Guest Speakers.

JUST SCHEDULED!  Always a great way to celebrate the Holiday with friends at a party & a great dinner…..DEC. 8TH, Holiday party location is The Red Ox, 6pm cash bar & 7pm dinner with choice of entree includes sides along with dessert for $28.  Share with others, bring a non-perishable food item (cash donation accepted) that will be donated to a local food pantry & you will be entered into a special drawing.  Pre-registration required by Nov. 24th, 2021.  Sign up early to reserve the larger main dining area.

Holiday Party Sign-up 2021

Sly Fox Ski Club Trip List for 2021-22 is here. Trip List

Not a Sly Fox member? Then sign up today or at one of the Sly Fox Ski Club meeting. Our Membership year May 1st – April 30, membership accepted anytime throughout the year.

Sly Fox Club members are welcome to attend additional skiing or social events, check out events with our friends at Gelandesprung Ski Club Green Bay.

December 2021

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  • Sly Fox final Sign up for Big Snow Michigan Ski Trip Jan. 7-9
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Upcoming Events

December 8, 2021
  • December 8, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club, Holiday Party, Save the date!
    The Red Ox Seafood and Steakhouse, 2318 S Oneida St, Appleton, WI 54915, USA See more details

December 10, 2021
  • December 10, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club, Foxes Fridays Social ARE BACK!
    See more details

December 15, 2021
  • December 15, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club, Happy Holidays, No membership meeting tonight
    The Bar - Lynndale, 2435 W Nordale Dr, Appleton, WI 54914, USA See more details

December 17, 2021
  • December 17, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club, Foxes Fridays Social ARE BACK!
    See more details

December 22, 2021
  • December 22, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am Sly Fox final Sign up for Big Snow Michigan Ski Trip Jan. 7-9
    See more details

December 24, 2021
  • December 24, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club, Foxes Fridays Social ARE BACK!
    See more details

December 25, 2021
  • December 25, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club wishing you a Happy Holidays
    See more details

December 31, 2021
  • December 31, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club, Foxes Fridays Social ARE BACK!
    See more details

January 1, 2022
  • January 1, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club wishing you a Happy News Years
    See more details

Member Services

The Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club’s services include: Photos from Past Trips, News Letters, Membership Information, and our Affiliates.

Contact Us

Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club Contact Information

Contact any of our friendly Officers and Committee Chairpersons by sending an email or phone call. Or you may send an email directly through the Contact Form below.

Officers

TITLE NAME PHONE     EMAIL
President Nile Beck 920-734-5867   President@SlyFoxSkiClub.org
Vice President Kelly Kloehn
  VicePresident@SlyFoxSkiClub.org
Treasurer Julie Buechner 920-722-8950   Treasurer@SlyFoxSkiClub.org
Secretary Nancy Smith   Secretary@SlyFoxSkiClub.org
Advisor/Past President Bruce Kettner 920-419-1981   Advisor@SlyFoxSkiClub.org

Committee Chairs

TITLE NAME PHONE    EMAIL
Trip Chair Sam Fontaine 920-337-0975  Trips@SlyFoxSkiClub.org
Marketing Deb Bramschreiber 920-337-0975   Marketing@SlyFoxSkiClub.org
Historian Bob Stevens   Historian@SlyFoxSkiClub.org
Social Chair Mark Nelson   Social@SlyFoxSkiClub.org
Newsletter Chair Sandy McMonagle 920-757-5661   Newsletter@SlyFoxSkiClub.org
Membership Chair Julie Buechner 920-722-8950   Membership@SlyFoxSkiClub.org

Please contact us by either:

  1. Attending a Meeting Location (Oct.-March): The Bar on Lynndale, 2435 W. Nordale, Appleton (see Event section above) TBA
  2. Send a letter to:

    Sly Fox Ski Club
    P.O. Box 1613
    Appleton, WI. 54912-1613

  3. Or send an email to the president’s email by entering the information below and press the SEND button.

    If you are one of the Board Members or a Chairperson and you need to update the Sly Fox Ski Club Calendar go to the following link: SlyFox Google Calendar Updates
    If you are one of the Board Members or a Chairperson and you need to access the Sly Fox Ski Club Email go to the following link: SlyFox Email

    About Us

    SKI THE WORLD with the SLY FOX SKI & SNOWBOARD CLUB, Appleton Wisconsin, Welcome!

    Founded in 1967, the Sly Fox & Snowboard Ski Club is a group of downhill skiing and snowboard enthusiasts who enjoy the snow season and other year-round activities. Some of the winter and summer activities may include:

    • Skiing/Snowboarding in the Midwest, Rockies, and International down hill ski resorts
    • Bicycling in the Midwest
    • White water rafting
    • Attending Sporting events such as Baseball and Football games
    • Touring major cities world-wide

    Our group, ages 21 and over, seek the opportunity to participate in recreational activities in a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere year round.  For those of you that are traveling with a companion but are not interested in skiing or snowboarding, you are welcome to explore on your own with your fellow friends.

    The membership year is May 1st to April 30th.  You may join at any time during the year – or sign up now! If you have any questions then send me an email: President@SlyFoxSkiClub.org

    For specific Trip Information, please contact Trip Chair Sam Fontaine via email, Trips@slyfoxskiclub.org.

    We hope to hear from you soon!

    Sincerely,
    Nile Beck
    President, Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club

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