There is a new, never-been-skied 36-kilometer (22.3-mile) point-to-point course for the 28th annual Payette Lakes Ski Marathon on Saturday, Feb. 21.
Saturday's event presented by McCall Nordic starts at 10 a.m. at Little Ski Hill near McCall. The course will be at Blackhawk on the River. There is also a 10k loop at Little Ski Hill for those cross-country skiers wanting a shorter haul.
Tonight's pre-race spaghetti dinner will be at the University of Idaho field campus next to Ponderosa State Park, from 6-8 p.m. Visit mccallnordic.com for more information.