Tuesday October 30, 2012

The Berkshire Trails Nordic Ski Club will hold its annual cross-country ski and clothing sale from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Nov. 10, at Notchview Reservation, a property of The Trustees of Reservations on Route 9.

Cross-country skis, boots, poles -- for adults and kids, from racing to touring -- winter sports equipment, and clothing for adults and children are featured.

Anyone may consign cross-country skis and other sports equipment and clothing to the sale.

Items may be dropped off from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 9, at Notchview Reservation. A 15 percent commission will be charged for the benefit of the Berkshire Trails Bill Koch Youth Ski League. Items brought in the morning of the sale from 9 to 10 a.m. will be charged 25 percent commission.

Items that are in particular demand are children’s ski equipment and high school age Nordic racing equipment.

Unsold items must be picked up by 12:30 p.m. the day of the sale.

For more information and alternate drop off locations, contact Peter Rayton (413) 586-9350 or pmrayton@crocker.com.

The Berkshire Trails Nordic Ski Club sponsors the Bill Koch Ski League for children ages 5-13. Information will be available at the sale. The Bill Koch League will begin when there is snow at Notchview Reservation.