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SkiNationals at Canmore Nordic Centre

March 16, 2017
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-Alec MacLean and Jessica Roach from Hardwood Hills ski club in Ontario were getting in some practice at Canmore Nordic Centre today-

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Canmore Nordic Centre

March 14, 2017
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Update: The CNC’s trail report has the following information re: closures for the Ski Nationals March 18 – 25: Closures will include Olympic, Centennial, King of Sweden, Osprey and parts of Meadowview and Coyote. 

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Family day at Canmore Nordic Centre

February 20, 2017
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-Mom Jennifer and daughter Peyton were enjoying the great conditions at the Canmore Nordic Centre- As Helen said on her trip report… “Bravo to all families introducing their children to this addicting sport.”

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Good clean fun

February 7, 2017
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What are the chances of skiing for two hours on natural snow at the Canmore Nordic Centre and not seeing one piece of tree debris? I can tell you, your chances are 100%.

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First trip reports of 2017

January 1, 2017

“We then broke trail through perhaps 15cm of fluffy fresh powder on Mountain View, until snowmobiles appeared coming towards us. They stopped, and cheerfully explained that there was too much snow for one machine to handle” -Diana

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Christmas eve skiing at CNC

December 24, 2016
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-Sadie and her mom were enjoying the fresh snow and good tracks at Canmore Nordic Centre- This morning’s tracksetting already had about 3 cm of new snow

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Burning off energy at the nordic centre

December 15, 2016
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-Karen and daughter Jill at Canmore Nordic Centre- As I approached the ski trail at Canmore Nordic Centre, two lovely ladies were clicking into their skis, ready to

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More distance at Canmore Nordic Centre

December 13, 2016
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-Kyla and Vinnie on skate skis at the Canmore Nordic Centre- The tracksetting on Banff Trail at CNC is now 2.9K and that’s as far as the man-made snow goes. The conditions are excellent.

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Canmore Nordic Centre

December 12, 2016
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There might not be a large number of skiable kilometres, but what exists is fantastic. I enjoyed checking out the newly-opened trails today with Peter and Barbara. Banff trail is now open for 2.5K

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Mt Shark grooming update

December 8, 2016
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-Watridge Lake road at Mt Shark. Photo from last year- According to the Live Grooming Report for Mt Shark, Watridge Lake road has been trackset. The remainder roll-packed. Here’s the full report:

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Canmore Nordic Centre

December 3, 2016
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I noticed from the CNC Live Grooming Report this morning that some new terrain was added to Frozen Thunder. It looks like about 500 metres on the Nagano trail.

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Canmore Nordic Centre update

December 1, 2016

Due to the NorAm and Calforex Cup Races this weekend Frozen Thunder will be closed until 12 noon Friday December 2nd 8am – 4pm Saturday December 3rd 8am – 5pm Sunday December 4th. Trails in the Stadium area will be available with very limited terrain. 

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Update from Canmore Nordic Centre

November 23, 2016

The following is an update from the CNC:

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Opening day at Canmore Nordic Centre

November 19, 2016
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The snow was cold, the tracks were excellent, the weather was beautiful but still cool, and I had good grip with

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Prepping for the weekend

November 17, 2016
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-The snow is accumulating at the Canmore Nordic Centre- I didn’t ski today, but I was hoping for a report like this one from Jeremy regarding Moraine Lake road:

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Canmore Nordic centre

November 16, 2016
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I stopped at the nordic centre on my way home from Lake Louise and was happy to see the snow guns operating. With freezing temperatures on the horizon, they should

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Frozen Thunder in great shape; Ski Swap tomorrow

October 29, 2016
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-Jenia and Collin were enjoying the great conditions on Frozen Thunder- I stopped in at the Canmore Nordic Centre

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Lake Louise snow report

October 28, 2016
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-Moraine Lake road at Lake Louise saw a few skiers today but has not been groomed yet- It was fun running into Diana Piggott at the Moraine Lake road trailhead today.

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Ski sales this weekend

October 26, 2016

I can’t believe I still have the receipt for my Fischer SCS skis which were purchased in 2001(for $299.00). I’m kind of sentimental about these skis which I’ll be selling at the Canmore Nordic Ski Club’s sale this weekend.

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Frozen Thunder grows

October 23, 2016
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-Skiers on the new trail which opened today at Frozen Thunder- Another 500 metres of track opened today at the incredible Frozen Thunder ski trail at the Canmore Nordic Centre.

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