Canmore

Sat Apr 6: Grooming update

April 6, 2019

Canmore Nordic Centre: Two natural snow trails were groomed(not trackset) early this morning including Rundle and Meadowview. The man-made snow on Banff trail, Centennial, and Olympic were trackset. The temperature in

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Sunday Mar 31: Grooming updates

March 31, 2019

It should be a good day of skiing on the freshly groomed trails.  Trails groomed last night in Peter Lougheed Provincial Park include 

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Snow on the way

March 12, 2019

We’ve had some spectacular photos attached to the trip reports over the past few days, so I’m showcasing a few of them in this update.  After studying all the weather forecasts, it appears that Ribbon Creek, PLPP, and Canmore are going to

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Canmore Nordic Centre

January 6, 2019

The Live Grooming Report for CNC is functioning and up-to-date. It shows a lot of green this morning. If you’re looking for recent grooming and tracksetting, some options for skiing today include:

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Canmore Nordic Centre

December 15, 2018
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With a lack of other venues available for skiing, the Canmore Nordic Centre was incredibly busy today.  The tracksetting on Banff trail on man-made snow

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Canmore Nordic Centre

November 21, 2018
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Before I get started, I want to thank Chip for his trip report. We want to hear about poor conditions so others can avoid going to those trails. I’m glad the first half

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Saturday night update

November 17, 2018

With this update, I’m displaying some additional photos which are now included with the “Wild Animals Along the Ski Trail” post. We like reading multiple reports for the same trail, so just because you’ve already seen a trip report

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Canmore Nordic Centre opens on Saturday

November 14, 2018

This was posted on Facebook by CNC:  The official beginning of the regular season is this Saturday, November 17! The projection is that a few more trails will be open for

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Wednesday night update

November 7, 2018
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Thanks to Mary Perrott and Chuck for making my job easier. Check the Trip reports for their updates on Moraine Lake road and the Great Divide.

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Frozen Thunder update

November 1, 2018
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Pretty nice conditions on Frozen Thunder considering all the warm weather we’ve had. Peter was having success with his skin skis and described the snow

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Frozen Thunder is open for skiing

October 20, 2018
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Arriving at 11 a.m, I couldn’t find a parking spot. Lucklily, someone had already finished their two hours of skiing and created a space for me. 

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Frozen Thunder making progress

October 18, 2018

Thanks to Biathlon Alberta for this video: Frozen Thunder will be open for public skiing on Sat Oct 20 at 9 a.m. Read more 

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Skiing starts this weekend in Canmore

October 16, 2018

Frozen Thunder has faithfully returned to the Canmore Nordic Centre for the tenth consecutive year. It will be open for public skiing on Sat Oct 20 at 9 a.m.

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Canmore Nordic Centre

April 6, 2018
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-Bella and mom Stephanie were heading for the warming hut.- Thanks for all the trip reports. Amazing conditions everywhere and Mt Shark was, according to Gwen, “like winning the lottery!”

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Canmore Nordic Centre

March 17, 2018
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This is a good time of year to re-visit the pros and cons of waxless skis so I’ve added a section at the end of this post which gives my thoughts but I welcome

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Fabulous conditions at Canmore Nordic Centre

February 23, 2018
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As I was driving back to Canmore from Calgary this afternoon, the wind was fierce on the Trans Canada with lots of drifting snow. A wind warning was issued

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Beautiful conditions for family day

February 19, 2018
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It’s a great ski season when you can go to any of 15 different locations and have excellent conditions. I chose to take the eight-minute drive to Canmore Nordic Centre and enjoyed fantastic skiing.

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Canmore Nordic Centre

February 4, 2018
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-Seb, Zoey and dad Graham at the Canmore Nordic Centre- The air temperature at CNC at 2:30 pm was -13°C, and the snow was -11. There was no wind

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Canmore Nordic Centre

January 26, 2018
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Update: The CNC trail report indicates “Live Grooming currently not working or updating!” So don’t go by the dates on the Live Grooming  site.  Nice to see

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Canmore Nordic Centre

January 17, 2018
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Update Thurs Jan 18 at 10 a.m from CNC: All Ski trails have ice from last nights freezing rain. Please use caution on Natural snow Trails

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