The PATC/STS provides quality services and benefits to its cross-country skiing members while promoting and supporting the PATC and cross country skiing in general.

When you become a member, you receive all issues of the club’s newsletter UPSLOPE and other useful information. UPSLOPE is published 3 to 5 times a year by PATC Ski Touring Section, a non-profit, educational and recreational group of cross-country skiing enthusiasts based in the Maryland, DC, Virginia, PA and West Virginia areas. The UPSLOPE provides information about STS trips and events.

One year membership runs from October 1st through September 30th of the next year. If you join in April or later, your one year membership will run through September of the next year. To insure uninterrupted membership for more than one year, you may provide advance dues for up to three years.

To join download the membership form (PDF) and follow the instructions to complete and submit it to the club.

PATC Ski Membership