Canmore Nordic Centre

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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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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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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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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It’s a miracle! Skiing started in Canmore today

October 22, 2016
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-Frozen Thunder at the Canmore Nordic Centre is open for skiing- When I arrived at 8:55 a.m. the temperature was zero with a cloudy sky.

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Skiing starts Sat Oct 22 at Canmore Nordic Centre

October 18, 2016
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More photos of today’s snow. It always amazes me how this chunky, icy, rough snow can be turned into a perfect ski trail by the groomers at CNC.

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Rolling out the Thunder

October 17, 2016
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Off to a humble start, this first unassuming mound of snow is the initial dump of about 400 truckloads(my guess) which will eventually become a respectable

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Win a season’s pass to Canmore Nordic Centre

September 6, 2016

Winter Photo Contest There’s still time to win a Season Pass by entering the Canmore Nordic Centre’s Photo Contest. Submit a maximum of 5

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The “Bad Boy” of world cup xc skiing

March 8, 2016
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Update Wed Mar 9: You can watch today’s skiathlon live on the internet starting at 10 a.m. Petter Northug is reputedly the most famous person in Norway,

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Canmore Nordic Centre

February 29, 2016
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-Preparations for Ski Tour Canada are underway at the CNC with the installation of this Jumbotron- I was glad to hear of the fresh snow in Banff and Lake Louise.

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Family day at Canmore Nordic Centre

February 15, 2016
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-Stuart, Sally and kids were enjoying the good conditions at the Canmore Nordic Centre- 3 cm of fresh snow motivated

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World Cup Biathlon starts tomorrow in Canmore

February 3, 2016

The most important thing to know is that all races are FREE to attend – just bring your best cheering voices. Let’s show the world how Canada supports our best biathletes! The first

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Important information re: Canmore Nordic Centre

January 21, 2016

I received this email from Ken Hewitt. It contains important information related to World Cup Events at the Canmore Nordic Centre over the next 8 weeks: Now through Feb 8

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Skiing the obscure trails at Canmore Nordic Centre

January 2, 2016
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-Bryn and dad (Darren) at Canmore Nordic centre. It was Bryn’s first time on skate skis- You may have seen Hugh Burton’s Canmore Nordic Centre Ski Challenge.

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Tuesday morning update

December 29, 2015

The above photo by Ezzy McBroom is the latest entry in the Emerald Lake Lodge contest. You have until Dec 30 at midnight to get your entries in. I follow Ezzy on Facebook, and she posts some of the most spectacular photos you’ll ever see. By the way, Ezzy is a very adventurous

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Taking my relatives to the Canmore Nordic Centre

December 28, 2015
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There were throngs of skiers, more than I’ve ever seen, at the Canmore Nordic Centre. It’s no wonder, though, because conditions are probably the best I’ve ever seen.

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Great skiing at Canmore Nordic Centre

December 17, 2015
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I went for a pleasure cruise at the nordic centre this afternoon. No racing the clock today, just the cold. I skied in colder

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Ribbon creek and CNC

December 3, 2015
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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.”

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