LAKE IN THE HILLS – An Illinois Parks and Recreation Association teen overnight ski trip is planned for Feb. 8 and 9.
Chicago-area teens will spend the night skiing and snowboarding at Chestnut Mountain in Galena – an adventure in cooperation with the Illinois Parks and Recreation Teen Committee.
Registration is required by Wednesday and can be completed online at www.lith.org or in person at Lake in the Hills Village Hall. For information, call the Parks and Recreation Department at 847-960-7460.
Lessons are included for all levels of skiers and snowboarders, and snowboarders are required to bring their own helmet. All participants will be required to check in with chaperones throughout the evening.
Participants should indicate on the registration form whether they have their own equipment or need to rent skis or a snowboard. Waiver forms will be distributed for participants to complete with their parents and have on the night of the trip.
Participants should bring money for snacks and are welcome to bring food from home.
The bus departs from Village Hall, 600 Harvest Gate, at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 8, and is scheduled to return about 7 a.m. Feb. 9.