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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!

JOIN THE FUN ON FRIDAYS!
Through the entire calendar year, there is a casual, non-club sponsored gathering for those who enjoy Socializing & Happy Hours. We start gathering approx. 5:30 pm or whenever you can arrive. Locations change weekly. All Members & Non Members are welcome. Please see the Calendar of Events.

Club NEWS
Sly Fox Clubs 2019-20 Officers were inducted at our Spring Banquet and they are: President Bruce Kettner, Vice President Jacob Belke, Secretary Micca Belke, Treasurer Julie Buechner & Advisor/Past President Sam Fontaine.

Oct. 2, 2019 is Sly Fox First membership meeting at The Bar on Lynndale & opening of 2020 Ski Trips for sign up.  Can’t make the meeting, you can sign up via mail postmarked NO earlier than Oct. 2 (earlier, sorry you go to the  end of the line).

Our Membership meeting are held upstairs of The Bar on Lynndale, 2435 W. Nordale Dr., Appleton. 7pm social, 7:30pm. See Calendar of events for specific dates.  It will be a great time.

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? Then sign up today or at the meeting, membership accepted anytime throughout the year.

See the Calendar of Events for more information.



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SLY FOX SKI & SNOWBOARD CLUB PRESENTS 2019-2020 SKI/SNOWBOARD SEASON

 

Join the Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club, Appleton to take advantage of the fabulous trips. Along with the Sly Fox Club Trips, we coordinate our trips with Gelandesprung Ski Club in Green Bay so our members can take advantage of the entire season.

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 us.

IT IS HERE!!!  We have the Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club’s SKI SEASON for 2019-2020.  Take advantage of our fabulous trips, they open for Members sign up on Oct. 2, 2019.  Join today.  Sly Fox Membership Form 2019-20

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Gelandesprung Ski Club will have additional trips coming.  Gelandesprung Ski Club have new “Ventures”.  Week day ski trips when you want to make the most of the winter. 

THE SNOW IS COMING!  Check out this article.  Oct. 24, 2019 Colorado Snow

 

Sly Fox – BigSnow I January 10th – 12th, 2020

Sly Fox – BigSnow I January 10th – 12th, 2020

   Big Snow I, Indianhead & Blackjack Mts., Michigan.

  • Friday, January 10th Through Sunday January 12th 2020.
  •  Round Trip motor coach from Appleton & Green Bay to Wakefield Michigan.
  • Two nights lodging at Indianhead Lodge
  • Breakfast Saturday & Sunday Morning with dinner Sat. night at the Lodge.
  • Two day lift pass for Indianhead/Blackjack Mts. Free shuttle between Indianhead & Blackjack Mts.

Complete trip $285 double occupancy.

Trip opens for sign up Oct. 2, 2019 Membership meeting in person or via mail, postmarked no earlier that Oct. 2, 2019. (remember earlier, you will go to the end of the line)  $100 initial deposit due with sign up.  Sign up form will be published in the Sept. Newsletter & Website.

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Gelandesprung-Banff, Canada Jan. 25 – Feb. 1, 2020

Gelandesprung-Banff, Canada Jan. 25 – Feb. 1, 2020

A passport is required to enter/leave Canada.  The expiration date for the passport must be August 4, 2020 or later. This trip is organized by Gelandesprung Ski Club & access is available to Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club Members.

Trip opened for sign up Aug. 10, 2019. 

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Banff Lodging Details

Sly Fox – Big Snow II, February 7 – 9, 2020

Sly Fox – Big Snow II, February 7 – 9, 2020

    Indianhead/Blackjack-Powderhorn Mts. Michigan.

  • Friday, February 7th Through Sunday February 9th 2020.
  • Round Trip motor coach from Green Bay (loading 5pm & departing 5:15pm) & Appleton(pick up 5:45pm) to Wakefield, Michigan.
  • Two nights lodging Indianhead Lodge. Two breakfasts & dinner Sat. night at Indianhead Lodge.
  • Two lift passes, Saturday Indianhead/Blackjack Mountains & Sunday Big Powderhorn Mountain.
  • Lunch Sunday on the Big Powderhorn Mt. Wine hut.

Complete trip $295 double occupancy.

Note:  Great News, space still available.

Trip opens for sign up Oct. 2, 2019 Membership meeting or postmarked no earlier that Oct. 2, 2019 (remember, earlier you will go to the end of line). Initial deposit $100 initial due with sign up.  Sign up form will be published in the Sept. Newsletter & Website.

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Sly Fox – Winter Park, Colorado –  March 4 – 8, 2020

Sly Fox – Winter Park, Colorado – March 4 – 8, 2020

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  • Round trip Lamers motor coach to/from Appleton & Green Bay to Milwaukee.
  • Round trip Southwest Air to/from Milwaukee/Denver.  Two free checked bags
  • Also includes motor coach transfers to/from Denver & Ski Resort.
  • Four night lodging Beaver Village Condominiums, 2 bedroom/2 bath condos & all the amenities.
  • 4 blocks to the Main Lift along with a Beaver Village Private Shuttle to/from you condo.  Walking distance to downtown Winter Park restaurants, shopping & night life.
  • 3 day lift pass included                                                                                     Trip Leader Sam Fontaine.                                                                      Questions? trips@slyfoxskiclub.org.

$955 complete trip.  New price adjustment and now flying Southwest from Milwaukee

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Note:  Great news, space still available but more than half full.   See Sign up form for all details.

Trip opened for sign up Oct. 2, 2019 in person at the Membership meeting or post marked no earlier than Oct. 2, 2019 (remember earlier, you will go to the end of the line)   Sign up form will be in Sept. Newsletter & Website. Initial deposit $470 due with sign up.

Sly-Fox Telluride,Colorado-March 28 thru April 4, 2020

Sly-Fox Telluride,Colorado-March 28 thru April 4, 2020

Experience the wonderful ski area of Telluride Colorado.                 Trip includes……

  • Motor Coach transfers from Appleton & Green Bay to/from Milwaukee Airport. 
  • Round trip flight on American Airlines arriving in Montrose, Colorado. 
  • 6 day lift pass included. 
  • 7 night lodging at Bear Creek Lodge, Telluride. 
  • Bear Creek Lodge Wine & Cheese Welcome reception. 
  • Ski in – Ski out via Mountain Village, Bear Creek Lodge’s Funicular, a private lift with direct access to a short run down to chair #1 or #10. 
  • Bear Creek Lodging, 3 bedroom/3 bath & 4 bedroom/4 bath condos. 
  • Free shuttle to Mountain Village & free gondola to downtown Telluride.                                                                                                         Trip leader, Sam Fontaine.                                                              Questions? trips@slyfoxskiclub.org

Complete Trip, $1385.  Sorry, Trip Full, Wait List Only (Note: sometimes there are circumstances where there are cancellations, contact Sam Fontaine for more information).

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Note:  Serious to get onto wait list, send in your sign up form with the required deposit.  When any changes in members, Sam will contact you.       

Trip opened for sign up Oct. 2, 2019 in person at the Membership meeting or via mail, post marked no earlier than Oct. 2, 2019 (remember, earlier you will go to the end of the line).  Initial deposit $300 due with sign up.  Sign up form published in September Newsletter & Website.

Gelandesprung Club Additional trips

Gelandesprung Club Additional trips

New Tuesdays Brule Day trips…$65…Jan. 7…Jan. 21…Feb. 4…March 3, 2020 Details

Cascade Mountain,  Carpool/caravan Day trip…$58…Fri. Jan. 17, 2020 Details

New Weekday Big Powderhorn Mt., Two day trip…$290…Tues., Feb. 18 & Wed. Feb. 19, 2020 Details

Marquette Mountain Weekend Trip…$320…Feb. 28-March 1, 2020Details

All trips will open for sign up at Gelandesprung Clubs Fall Banquet, Oct 4th or postmarked no earlier 2019-20 GSC Trip List

See Gelandesprung Ski Club website for more information & sign up forms. gelandesprung.org

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.  The Membership meetings are upstairs 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

Thanks to all that attended the Membership Meeting Scheduled on November 6th, 2019.  We were very fortunate to have Guest Speaker, Tim Reich, Attorney at Law.  His specialties include, Estate Planning, Trusts, Elder Law, Getting (re)Married Agreements, Wills, Probate & Real Estate.  Tim also has been a long time Sly Fox Member & Sponsor of our Club.

HOLIDAY PARTY, December 11th at the Red Ox.  Scheduled again this year at The Red Ox has always proved to have wonderful meals, service & great fun with our ski friends.  Pre-registration required. $24 for 7 pm dinner (tax & tip included) with many entrees to choose from.  6 pm Social & Cash Bar.  Sharing is caring.  Bring non perishable food items for the local food pantries (when you do, receive entry to special drawing).  Register early to ensure we have the main dining room. 2019 Holiday Party Sign up 

GREAT SHOW!   Warren Miller Film “Timeless” presented at the Meyer Theatre, Oct. 23, 2019.  Many Ski Areas, ski shops, Zellers & Clubs were present that evening including Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club.  Attendees receive a a code to register for lift passes & special offers.   That night some lucky skiers won a pair of skis.  On the Big Screen, the Sly Fox Logo was displayed along with many mentions of our club throughout the intermissions.  The Sly Fox Club also had a informational table to spread the word of our great club.  We had a lot of interest and quite a few that have intentions to join our club.

Check our calendar for upcoming events and schedule of our Monthly Membership meetings starting in October.

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 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.

Want more skiing, check out snow events with our friends at Gelandesprung Ski Club, Green Bay. Sly Fox Club members welcome to attend.

December 2019

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  • Sly Fox Ski Club Membership Meeting, Trip Review
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  • Sly Fox Ski Club Weekly Happy Hour, Tanners Sports Bar & Grill, Kimberly
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  • Holiday Party, Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club, Red Ox, Pre-registration was required
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  • Sly Fox Ski Club Weekly Happy Hour, Barrel 41 Brewing Company
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  • Sly Fox Ski Club, NO Membership Meeting, Happy Holidays
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  • Sly Fox Ski Club Weekly Happy Hour, Appleton Beer Factory, Appleton
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  • Happy Holidays from Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club, Appleton
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  • Sly Fox Ski Club Weekly Happy Hour, Beefeaters British Grille & Pub, Appleton
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Upcoming Events

December 11, 2019
  • December 11, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm Holiday Party, Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club, Red Ox, Pre-registration was required
    The Red Ox Seafood and Steakhouse, 2318 S Oneida St, Appleton, WI 54915, USA See more details

December 13, 2019
  • December 13, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm Sly Fox Ski Club Weekly Happy Hour, Barrel 41 Brewing Company
    Barrel 41 Brewing Company, 1132 S Commercial St, Neenah, WI 54956, USA See more details

December 18, 2019
  • December 18, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Sly Fox Ski Club, NO Membership Meeting, Happy Holidays
    See more details

December 20, 2019
  • December 20, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm Sly Fox Ski Club Weekly Happy Hour, Appleton Beer Factory, Appleton
    Appleton Beer Factory, 603 W College Ave, Appleton, WI 54914, USA See more details

December 25, 2019
  • December 25, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am Happy Holidays from Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club, Appleton
    See more details

December 27, 2019
  • December 27, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm Sly Fox Ski Club Weekly Happy Hour, Beefeaters British Grille & Pub, Appleton
    Beefeaters British Grille, 2331 E Evergreen Dr, Appleton, WI 54913, USA See more details

January 2, 2020
  • January 2, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm Sly Fox Ski Club Membership Meeting, meeting night moved to Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020, Pre-Trip meeting Big Snow
    The Bar - Lynndale, 1820, 2435, W Nordale Dr, Appleton, WI 54914, USA See more details

January 3, 2020
  • January 3, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm Sly Fox Ski Club Weekly Happy Hour, Milwaukee Burger Co., Appleton
    Milwaukee Burger Company, 421 N Casaloma Dr, Appleton, WI 54913, USA 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 Bruce Kettner 920-419-1981   President@SlyFoxSkiClub.org
Vice President Jacob Belke    VicePresident@SlyFoxSkiClub.org
Treasurer Julie Buechner 920-722-8950   Treasurer@SlyFoxSkiClub.org
Secretary Micca Belke   Secretary@SlyFoxSkiClub.org
Advisor/Past President Sam Fontaine 920-337-0975   Advisor@SlyFoxSkiClub.org

Committee Chairs

TITLE NAME PHONE    EMAIL
Social Chair Mark Nelson   Social@SlyFoxSkiClub.org
Marketing Deb Bramschreiber 920-337-0975   Marketing@SlyFoxSkiClub.org
Historian Need Volunteer President   Historian@SlyFoxSkiClub.org
Trip Chair Sam Fontaine 920-337-0975   Trips@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)
  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 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, there are side trips to other parts of the hosting nation.  Our excursions are well organized by our accomplished trip leaders to make your adventures enjoyable.

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

We hope to hear from you soon!

Sincerely,
Bruce Kettner
President, Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club

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