Welcome to the deep freeze

Jan 13, 2020 It’s -26°C in Calgary this morning with a wind chill of  -36. This is the type of weather where we can expect to see rainbows beside the sun(that is, if it’s a sunny day).  As we learned yesterday, the temperatures you see on the weather forecasts can’t…

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Snowfall updates

Dec 20, 2019 It’s snowing heavily in the mountains. So far only a sprinkle of rain in Calgary. Cross-country skiers are jumping for joy at the promise of many new trackset trails! Look for further snowfall updates as tonight’s Trip Reports come in.  Avalanche awareness…thanks to MaSid for this reminder…

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Snowmageddon Day 2

Update from Groomer Jeff at West Bragg Creek Nov 27 @ 5:15 pm: “48 hrs of snow and counting…Groomers have been literally going the extra mile over the last two days trying to keep up with the white stuff. All 65 km of ski trail have been roller packed and…

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Grooming and snowfall updates

Nov 26 @ 3:15 pm   The snowfall warning continues to be in effect for Canmore, Kananaskis, Bragg Creek, Sandy McNabb. Update Nov 26 @ 7 pm: I just heard from Alf Skrastins that West Bragg Creek received 25 cm by late afternoon. He remarked “It was tough , slow…

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Are you getting excited for ski season?

If not, I hope this post will add some excitement to your life. The weather forecast for Lake Louise for the first week of November is looking positive if you’re a cross-country skier. The temperatures are below historical averages and there’s about 15 cm of snow predicted.

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