Are you searching for a warm, comfortable place to rest your Birkie bones?
Hayward Area Chamber of Commerce: 800-724-2992 or 715-634-8662, www.haywardareachamber.com
Cable Area Chamber of Commerce: 800-533-7454 www.cable4fun.com
Rice Lake Tourism: 800-523-6318 or 715-234-8888 **Free Shuttle offered from Rice Lake area hotel/motels** www.ricelakewis.com/lodging/hotels-motels/
Ashland Chamber of Commerce: 800-284-9484 www.visitashland.com
The American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation, Inc., also provides a Lodging Directory* each year for participants and spectators alike. The directory contains information on hotels, motels, resorts, and private homes and is available by request for each of our events, beginning in June. Contact the Birkie office 715-634-5025 firstname.lastname@example.org
*The American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation, Inc. (ABSF) is providing this list only as a courtesy and is not acting as an agent for any persons individuals, or entities whose names appear on this list. The ABSF, Inc., American Birkebeiner, and Birkie Enterprises make no reprensentations as to the quality of accommodations provided by the names placed on this list, nor assumes any liability as a result of any individual securing or purchasing accommodations from this list.
Wanting to list your accommodations within the Lodging Directory? 2018-19 Lodging Directory Application
The American Birkebeiner offers a limited amount of inexpensive lodging at the Hayward Wesleyan Church on Thursday, Friday and Saturday February 21-23, 2019. For $25 per person/per night, you are may sleep on the floor in the gymnasium of the church. No beds or bedding are provided – you must bring your own equipment (air mattress, sleeping bags, etc.), no tents. Please note this is a communal setting.
Check-in time is 4:00 pm on Thursday or Friday.
Check out time is 9:00 am on Friday, 6:15 am on Saturday, 7:00 am on Sunday.
Those staying on Saturday night may leave their belongings in the Gym at their own risk.
Showers will be available at the Hayward Intermediate School.
Bus transportation will be provided from the church to the Korte Start on Friday at 9:00 am and to the Birkie Start at 6:15 am. This is a one time only pick-up. Busing back to the Church is available from the Hayward Finish Area Bus Stop. Tell the driver you are staying at the dorm housing. Skiers only on the buses, no spectators.
There are no waxing facilities at the church.
All those utilizing the dorm housing are required to have all personal belongings removed from the church prior to checkout time.
There is ample parking in the Wesleyan Church parking lot. Please note, there will be regularly scheduled church service on Sunday morning.