Mercer Cross Country Association http://wxpr.org en Crossing a Snowy Landscape, by Candlelight http://wxpr.org/post/crossing-snowy-landscape-candlelight <p>Winter brings a special evening opportunity for snow enthusiasts: skiing and snowshoeing by candlelight.</p><p>The events are common across the state of Wisconsin, some organized by the DNR and others by independent groups.</p><p>MECCA, the Mercer Cross Country Association will host one such event this Saturday night, with hundreds of candles set along a mile-long loop.&nbsp;</p><p>Spokesman Dan Bormann says it’s a lot of work to set up but it’s worth it.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 16:00:00 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 13490 at http://wxpr.org Crossing a Snowy Landscape, by Candlelight