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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!
(This has been temporarily suspended) Through the entire calendar year, there is a casual, non-club sponsored gathering for those who enjoy Socializing & Happy Hours. We usually started 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 2021-22 Officers are are: President Nile Beck, Vice President Kelly Kloehn, Secretary Lisa Belau, Treasurer Julie Buechner & Advisor/Past President Bruce Kettner.

On Oct. 6, 2021, the Sly Fox First Membership meeting & opening of 2021-2022 Ski Trips for sign up tentatively set at The Bar on Lynndale.

Our Membership meetings have been held upstairs of The Bar on Lynndale, 2435 W. Nordale Dr., Appleton. 7pm social, 7:30pm. See Calendar of events for specific dates.  Due to COVID-19 and the increase of the virus in our area, specific Meeting dates will be evaluated for in-person meetings. We will keep you posted.

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 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.



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Trips

SLY FOX SKI & SNOWBOARD CLUB PRESENTS 2020-2021 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.

2020-21 SLY FOX SKI & SNOWBOARD CLUB SKI SEASON SCHEDULE IS HERE!!!

Sorry….The Meribel France trip has been CANCELLED due to COVID-19 implications.  We were so excited…..to go to  Meribel France & Barcelona Spain.  Friday, January 22 thru Tuesday, February 2, 2021.  In the 3-Valleys France, Largest interconnected ski area in the WORLD!  Keep an eye out for trip updates in the future. Sneak peek! Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club is scheduling Meribel France trip for Jan. 2023.

One other sneak peek, Telluride for 2022….Yup!  Get your Sly Fox Membership paid to get the latest Member information.  Membership year is valid May 1 thru April 30th but can be paid anytime throughout the year. 

Visit www.slyfoxskiclub.org  “Trips” for complete list of scheduled trips. 

Additional Midwest Trip information   See Big Snow II, Feb. 19-21 trip change, drive up/carpool.

Take advantage of our fabulous trips, the remainder of our trips open for Members sign up on Oct. 7, 2020.  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 8-10, 2021

Sly Fox – Big Snow I, January 8-10, 2021

 

$245 Trip change. Transportation change to  carpool or drive on your own. With implications of the coronavirus, safety concerns and the minimum participants not met to cover the cost of the bus, it has resulted in the cancellation of the bus.  This Trip will continue to go forward.  If you would like to carpool, we may be able to assist you with information.

Two nights at Indianhead Resort (4pm check in available), Two day lift pass (Newsletter was published prior to change of ski locations, we will be skiing Saturday & Sunday at Indianhead/Blackjack Mts. only.), Two Breakfasts & Dinner Sat. night.

 

Trip is open for sign up.  Space available, sign up soon.

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With the COVID implications, it is easier for the members to ski Sat. & Sun. at Indianhead/Blackjack Mts. only.  Thank you

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The Big Snow I has been completed and we had a great time.  Wrap up article will be our February Newsletter.   Thanks to all who joined in the fun!

 

                    

Sly Fox – Meribel, France & Barcelona Spain Jan. 22 thru Feb. 2, 2021. Sorry…This trip has been cancelled.  We are rescheduling this trip January 2023.

Sly Fox – Meribel, France & Barcelona Spain Jan. 22 thru Feb. 2, 2021. Sorry…This trip has been cancelled. We are rescheduling this trip January 2023.

SORRY….This trip has been CANCELLED due to the COVID-19 implications. We were excited with the possibility to explore the 3-Valleys France, Largest interconnected ski area in the WORLD! True Ski in – Ski out, 4 Star Hotel Arolles in Maribel France with daily breakfasts & nightly dinner. 166 Ski Lifts, 375 Miles of Groomed Runs.

Following 7 nights in Meribel, we are flying on to Barcelona, Spain staying at the 4 Star Hotel Avenida Palace that includes daily breakfast.

All motorcoach transfers, Swiss air & lodging included for $2900.

Thank you to all that have supported this trip. Hopefully we can arrange this trip in the future. Trip Leader, Sam Fontaine. Trips@slyfoxskiclub.org

SNEAK PEEK! Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club is putting this on the calendar for January 2023. Yippee!!

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Sly Fox – Big Snow II, February 19-21, 2021

Sly Fox – Big Snow II, February 19-21, 2021

 $240 Complete Trip! (per person, two people per room)

Trip & price adjustment 1/13/21

Sly Fox Ski Club, with safety concerns in mind, we have altered this trip as carpooling or drive on your own trip (no bus).  We may be able to assist those that wish to carpool.  News from Michigan covid protocols, bars & restaurants are now indoor dining & beverages.  Bands are already booked at Dudleys in the Indianhead Lodge.  There are specific protocols that they will follow.

Trip includes!

Two night lodging at Indianhead Resort Lodge

Indianhead Lodge, Check-in 4pm (no earlier), Check-out 11:00am (no later)

Two day lift pass at Indianhead & Blackjack Mts.

Free shuttle available between Indianhead & Blackjack Mts.

Two hot breakfasts in the Indianhead Lodge

Great dinner Saturday night in the Indianhead Lodge

NEW THIS YEAR!  Sly Fox organized Scavenger Hunt Saturday at Indianhead Mountain.  It will be a beautiful weekend weather with a lot of fun. Those that are on our trip are eligible to join in the fun.  Full details will be provided.  Grab your phone & take photos of simple tasks that are on the list to be entered into the drawing for prizes. BIG SNOW II trip info      Scavenger Hunt Instructions

Questions? Contact, Deb Bramschreiber, Big Snow trip leader, marketing@slyfoxskiclub.org

1/26/21 Trip Updated. Indianhead Lodge has offered a special rate for an additional Sunday night lodging.  This is not part of the trip price but an option for those that would like to drive home Monday morning.  The price is $60 taxes included (per room).  The reservation & payment is due prior to departure. Please request reservation & payment to:  Sly Fox Ski Club, PO Box 1613, Appleton, WI.  54912-1613.  Questions?  Contact Deb Bramschreiber, Marketing@slyfoxskiclub.org.

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We have scheduled this trip for many years and they treat us very well.  At this time, social distancing, masks or face coverings are required indoors & lift lines to follow Michigan’s protocols.

You will receive prompt notification when and if any changes occur.  Prior to departure for the trip, complete details will be up to date.

SKI Big Sky Montana, March 13-20, 2021 is open to all members, non-member of all ages.

SKI Big Sky Montana, March 13-20, 2021 is open to all members, non-member of all ages.

This trip will continue to proceed with Crystal from our tour company, Winter Ski and Sport. Only 3 spots left for this trip. Act quickly to claim your spot. Trip details & Sign up on line. Choose your options and pay with credit card through Winter Ski and Sport. https://www.winterskiandsport.com/green-bay-adventure-to-big-sky

  • Lodging at the beautiful Big Horn Condos, 3 bedroom/3 bath.
  • Ski-IN/Ski-OUT via “poma lift”.
  • 5-6 day Lift pass available.
  • Round trip Shuttle from Bozeman to Big Sky Montana available.
  • Round trip Air available.

Additional questions, assisting Crystal, contact Sam Fontaine, trips@slyfoxskiclub.

The Green Bay Ski Club, Gelandesprung had decided to postpone their Member Club trip until January 2022. See their website for additional Midwest trips. Gelandesprung Ski Club.https://www.gelandesprung.org/trips/

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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.  Due to COVID-19, Membership meetings are temporarily suspended.  Informational EBlasts to all of our members will continue the first & third Wednesday of the month. You may also find them posted in member services (newsletter section).   When the Membership meetings resume they 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

All year long, our Club plans events that include banquets, Happy Hour gatherings (Happy Hour gatherings are suspended until further notice), biking excursions that also including access to all events organized by the Gelandesprung Ski Club.   During the ski season, our Membership meetings have Guest Speakers.  One being our member Tim Reich, Attorney at Law.  We also want to thank Mike Hibbard, Director of Mosquito Hill Nature Center & one of the things learned, it had a ski jump on it in the early years.  Today there are snowshoe trails & cross-country ski trails.

7/14/20 UPDATE Following our Sly Fox Board Meeting, Happy Hours continue to be put on hold.  However we are planning for the future.  In addition to our Ski Trips, Meribel (Meribel has been cancelled), Big Snow Michigan in January & February (see trips section for details), our first Membership Meeting was held October 7th, 2020 at The Bar on Lynndale.  Any updates or changes, we will keep you informed via Website & EBlasts. Receive your Newsletter & EBlasts by Joining Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard Club or Renewing your Membership when paying your dues.

10/15/20 UPDATE With the increase of COVID-19 in Wisconsin & our area, the Sly Fox Ski Club Board of Directors have temporarily suspended certain Membership Meetings. 

Check our calendar for upcoming events and schedule of our Monthly Membership meetings that start on October 6th & trips open for sign up.

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

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Upcoming Events

April 23, 2021
  • April 23, 2021 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm Sly Fox Ski Club Weekly Happy Hour, Cancelled until further notice
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April 30, 2021
  • April 30, 2021 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm Sly Fox Ski Club Weekly Happy Hour, Cancelled until further notice
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May 7, 2021
  • May 7, 2021 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm Sly Fox Ski Club Weekly Happy Hour, Cancelled until further notice
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May 14, 2021
  • May 14, 2021 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm Sly Fox Ski Club Weekly Happy Hour, Cancelled until further notice
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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 Nancy Smith
920-960-0534
  VicePresident@SlyFoxSkiClub.org
Treasurer Julie Buechner 920-722-8950   Treasurer@SlyFoxSkiClub.org
Secretary Lisa Belau   Secretary@SlyFoxSkiClub.org
Advisor/Past President Bruce Kettner 920-419-1981   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 920-445-1298   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) 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

    We hope to hear from you soon!

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

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