Taking Ricky for his first ever ski trip yesterday reminded me that we haven’t done an update specifically for beginner skiers. Did you receive new skis as a Christmas present and are wondering where to get started? Let’s go over some helpful information which will get you going on the…
Dec 27, 2019 The Wedge Connector is ideal if you’re a beginner or novice skier. Christine and I took Ricky out for his first ever ski trip today on Wedge and at the conclusion, he said it was a lot of fun.
Chris took this photo this afternoon as they were tracksetting the Great Divide at Lake Louise. It is now double trackset with a skating lane. When the tracksetters finished, they moved over to Moraine Lake road to start the process. As Parks Canada had posted, there was an excavator at…
The World Cup Biathlon races scheduled for today in Canmore have been postponed. They will attempt to run them tomorrow. If you wish to ski at the nordic centre, check this page for access information. It’s bitterly cold
Today’s Calgary Herald has a good article for beginner cross country skiers: All ages and abilities can find their glide with cross country skiing
When I met the the Esso ski club people about 3K along the Great Divide, they knew it was me. One of them, obviously following the fat bike saga,
With all the entries/comments coming in for the Fischer skis contest, Anne-Marie’s question got buried, so here it is again, and I’m expecting some good answers from my readers.
-The Campground loop at Lake Louise is dog-friendly and has a skating lane- It was delightful to ski on some new trails today. Tramline from top to bottom is in great shape, the Campground loop where you can also skate
-Yvette, Pollie, and Phil on the Great Divide- The Banff trail report this morning indicated the Great Divide would be trackset today.
I skied Goat creek today, and when I arrived in Banff I hurried over to Tunnel Mountain because I had received an invitation from Banff National Park to attend