Skogan pass

Eventful day on Skogan Pass

June 3, 2017
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-Brendan, Saavannah, and Xander on Skogan Pass- I bike to the top of Skogan Pass every summer, but I need to get in better shape to make it to the summit. It’s been two months

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Saturday night update

March 11, 2017
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-Skogan Pass below High Level junction. Photo by Ray Perrott- I didn’t ski today, so I’m posting some photos from Ray and Mary Perrott’s trip to Skogan Pass.

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Skogan Pass and Summit

January 14, 2017
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How about a fourth report on Skogan Pass?! I knew Chuck was somewhere on the trails above me because Alaric and Maya told me, but he must have been

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Get high on Skogan Pass

December 23, 2016

Update Sat Dec 24 @7:45 a.m: I received 2 cm overnight in Canmore(and another 2 cm is predicted for today). I expect the Ribbon Creek – Skogan Pass trails would have also received at least that much, so I’m wondering if Lower Skogan would now be skiable?

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PLPP grooming is underway

December 8, 2016

This is what we have been waiting for! 🙂 🙂 🙂   This Live Grooming Report showed up late this afternoon. There might be more to the story as I see only a portion of Lookout north side was done. With these cold temperatures, equipment problems can be a concern.

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Best ever conditions on Skogan loop

November 21, 2015
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I had a wide and varied choice of trails to ski today. Cascade? Mt Shark? Pocaterra? Blueberry hill? Spray river? Lake Louise?

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Friday night update and Contest Winners

November 20, 2015

I’ll be posting a second update, but it’s is going to be very late tonight. In the mean time, I’ll let you admire this photo which was sent in by TSJ(Tracksetter Jeff) while he was packing

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Skogan pass and Hummingbird Plume

November 14, 2015
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The photos were sent from Ribbon Creek Tracksetter Jeff’s phone around 1 pm today. He was obviously scouting out the territory by snowmobile and checking snow

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Welcome back!

January 16, 2015
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Kananaskis Tracksetter Jeff has returned, and is doing a marathon grooming session today/tonight. He’s already groomed Bill Milne, Wedge Connector,

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Skogan pass and summit

March 29, 2014
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 – Skogan pass at the junction with the Upper Skogan loop(approx 8.2K distance and 500 metres elevation). – 

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Skogan pass – last chance

March 28, 2014

This was sent at 2:57 pm from the snowcat as Jeff was making the first pass on Skogan loop… The Live Grooming Report shows Skogan pass has been groomed all the way to the summit. Other trails completed today include Hidden,

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Fantastic weekend ahead

March 21, 2014

The new snow combined with cool temperatures will give xc skiers some great conditions wherever grooming has occurred. Jeff is presently tracksetting the Kananaskis village, Ribbon creek, and Skogan pass trails as I write this at 6:15 pm.

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Get the green wax ready

February 27, 2014
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 – Bob and Tessa on Hay Meadow. –  The trails in the vicinity of Kananaskis Village, Ribbon creek, and Skogan pass have been exceptionally fine this winter.

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Skogan loop via Nakiska – in nice weather!

February 9, 2014
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I hope you didn’t stay home on account of the weather. It was -10°C with bright sunshine at Ribbon creek

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You can have it all

December 20, 2013
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– The Wedge connector is single trackset and groomed with a skating lane – Do you like it relaxed and easy, or hard and fast? Are you a beginner, maybe even

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Lots of choices

December 19, 2013
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– Spray River bridge. The 2 sections were flown in yesterday and the bridge completed today. Photo by Chuck O’Callaghan –

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Nice weekend ahead

December 13, 2013

Maybe too nice? Now that West Bragg and the two Calgary golf courses are trackset and in nice shape, the weather turns warm. I hope conditions stay good for at least tomorrow. Sunday might be a waxless ski day. We received two encouraging

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Skogan pass summit

November 24, 2013
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What an amazing and demanding ski trail. What a spectacular day. I had to do it to prove to myself after a summer of lethargy that I still

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Sundance and Healy creek

November 22, 2013
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Sundance canyon offers unparallelled scenery but the trail can have quite variable conditions. After skiing 2.4K you’ll come to the Healy creek

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Ski trail update – Kananaskis village, Skogan pass

September 22, 2013
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It’s the first day of fall, and while most recreationists are preoccupied with larch trees,  I have important news to share regarding some of the cross-country ski trails in Kananaskis.

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