Cruiser News

Board Meetings

All Board Meetings Begin at 5:00 PM on the 2nd Tuesday of the month.

Membership Meetings – Cocktails 5:30pm, Dinner at 6:30pm, meeting to follow.  All meetings are held the 3rd Tuesday of the month.

All reservations for General Meeting to be called into Nancy Wescott by noon, one week prior to meeting  Nancy Wescott: 608-469-0556.  Bring exact amount for dinner payment.  Cancellations not made 48 hours prior and No-Shows are required to pay for their dinner.  Carry-Outs can be arranged when possible.

Fund Raising Volunteers Needed!

Fund raising events coming up for the Cross Country Cruisers. We Need Your Help to make these events successful. All funds that we raise help maintain our equipment, buildings and trails. It is also a great way to have fun with other members from our club.

Volunteer for one event or all events. We need as much participation as possible from all club members. To Volunteer, please contact our event personnel: Bill Lemke at (715) 432-0998 or email: moc.reitnorfnull@ekmelb or Jeanne Parrish at (608)-723-9112 or email: moc.liamgnull@95reddelsj Please leave a detailed message with name, phone #, and what event you would like to volunteer for. Even if you can only volunteer for a short time, there will be a spot for you.

1st Fund Raising Event, which is new this year, is on August 21st for our Summerfest Pig & Corn Roast with a Snowmobile Swap Meet/Antique and Vintage Snowmobile Show. This will take place at Arbor Vitae Fireman’s Park by our Club House. The event runs from 8AM to 3PM. We will need help with food, bar, selling tickets, set up, take down and various other areas for this event.

2nd Fund Raising Event, Fall Ride, September 16th-18th at Harley Davidson at our local Harley dealer in Arbor Vitae. We will be serving beverages only. We need volunteers for the various days.

3rd Fund Raising Event, Beef-A-Rama, September 24th-25th in downtown Minocqua. We will be selling the official beef sandwiches this year along with beverages. We expect to sell over 1200lbs which is approximately 3200 sandwiches. We need lots of volunteers to help serve sandwiches and beverages. We will also need help to set up and take down our area.

4th Event is Cross Country Cruisers 2021 Winterfest

Winter is right around the corner and we want to continue to have some of the best snowmobile trails in Wisconsin. Please help make these events successful for our club and Volunteer!!!!!

Cross Country Cruisers Summerfest

Mark your calendar and come join in on the fun!

Cross Country Cruisers Summerfest

Saturday, August 21, 2021 at the Arbor Vitae Fireman’s Park in Arbor Arbor Vitae.

8-3: Antique/ Vintage Snowmobile Show & Swap Meet
9-3: Pig & Corn Roast, Beverages, Kids Play Area, Live Music by Melisa Childres
It will take place RAIN or SHINE

If you would like to participate in the Swap meet please contact Ken Mueller @ (920) 980-0993 Sellers fee $ 20.00 / per selling site (each site is 15 ft wide) (first come, first choice or preregister and choose site)

It is a fun filled day and we are looking for Cross Country Cruiser Volunteers to help sell beverages and food as well as set up and clean after the event. Please contact a committee member if you are interested in helping with this event.

2021 Appreciation and Awards Banquet

Our Volunteers are the best. Without your help and dedication we would not have snowmobiling in the Northwoods of Wisconsin. Let’s continue to grow our volunteer participation in helping us raise funds to keep our trails and buildings in top notch shape. The more people we have volunteering the more fun volunteering becomes.


Adapt A Highway Pick Up Completed For May 2021

Thank you Volunteers for helping with the highway pick up on Wednesday evening. There were 11 of us walking the highway. We gathered 16 bags of clutter along our adopted Highway 70 West. We gathered at Stingrays afterwards for refreshments and burgers. Thank you Stingrays for supporting our club.
We are still in need of Adapt a Highway Committee Head. This is a great way that we serve the community and environment. So if you have interest in heading up adapt a highway and to learn more, please contact Jon Cooksey, Cross Country Cruisers Club President at 715-614-9003 or moc.liamgnull@pvresiurc

Successful Equipment Maintenance, Yard Work and Cleaning Days

Thank you to all the volunteers who donated their Saturday morning in April and May to help with equipment maintenance, yard work and cleaning inside and out of the cruisers barn and clubhouse. Big thank you to Glenn Speich for organizing these maintenance days and all the work he does for the club. Pictures are from May 15th   and not everyone is pictured.


Appreciation Dinner & Awards Banquet 05/22/2021

When: May 22, 2021

Where: Indian Shores Campground – Shoreline Inn

Time: Cocktails at 5:30 Dinner at 6:30. (Two (2) free domestic beer or rail drinks – tickets provided upon arrival and Hors D’ Oeuvres will be served during cocktail hour.

Menu: Your Dinner Choice of One:

  1. 1/3 Rack of Ribs & 2 Pieces of Chicken
  2. 1/2 Rack of Ribs
  3. 4 Pieces of Chicken

Potato choices: Baked, French Fries or Tater Tots (choose one)

A mixed vegetable will also be provided.

There will be a bowl of salad and breadbasket on each table.

There will be cake for dessert.

** NOTE: You must text or email to indicate your dinner choices to: 715-614-9003 or moc.liamgnull@pvresiurc

Eligibility for Complimentary Dinner:
A member must have volunteered to work at least two (2) club sponsored functions or two (2) days on the same function during the year. Note: All Officers, Chairpersons, Groomer Operators, and Groomer Maintenance personnel are automatically eligible. 

Each Member/Membership is allowed one (1) guest. The cost for the guest is $20.00 dollars.

Reservation Deadline is Friday May 14, 2021 at Noon.