Email received from TSJ(Tracksetter Jeff) today at 1:13 pm: “Hi Bob, I was thinking we need a little help naming the big hill on Ribbon. We have the Skogan Screamer and the Skogan Slash but right now all we have is the Ribbon Hill. “
TSJ took the above photo at Ribbon creek and sent this information with it: “No grooming tonight. Looks like it’s the 3 w’s Windy,Warm and Waxless skis.”
All the trails in the Ribbon creek and Kananaskis village area are in wonderful condition. Even the snowman at Kovach lookout is in better shape than he was
-Banff trail at Canmore Nordic Centre. You can see the new warming hut in the background- Right now is a good time to explore the lesser-used trails
Where are you skiing tomorrow? Talk about first-world problems. As you can see from the Trip Reports, the choices abound.
–First tracks on New Ribbon Creek. Photo by TSJ(Tracksetter Jeff)- What an incredible sight.
Vivid memories have sustained me for the 32 months since I skied on Old Ribbon creek and Link. March 2013 was the last
-The caption on Twitter read “Coach Ray went skiing at Ribbon Creek today” Photo from XC Bragg Creek- The above photo surfaced on Twitter today.
-Alf Skrastins was the first skier on the New Ribbon creek trail- I was thrilled to meet Alf Skrastins on the highest part of the New Ribbon creek trail today.
The new ski trail For cross-country skiers, a new trail has been constructed to join Ribbon creek trailhead to Link junction, utilizing some other trails