Canmore Nordic Centre

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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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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