Canmore Nordic Centre

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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Off to a great start at CNC

November 24, 2015
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-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

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Canmore Nordic Centre

November 22, 2015
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-Lily and her dad Rick were out for their first ski of the season- I experienced the good conditions at the Canmore Nordic Centre late this afternoon.

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History in the making: First tracks on New Ribbon Creek

November 18, 2015
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–First tracks on New Ribbon Creek. Photo by TSJ(Tracksetter Jeff)- What an incredible sight.

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Canmore Nordic Centre

November 15, 2015
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-The U.S. para-nordic team on Banff trail at Canmore Nordic Centre- Jennifer’s question about CNC is probably on the minds of many skiers.

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Canmore Nordic Centre

November 10, 2015
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I stopped by the nordic centre today and took a few pictures. The snow on Frozen Thunder was cold and looked inviting. There’s lots of man-made snow waiting to be

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Corduroy spotted on Twitter

November 3, 2015
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-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.

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3 cm at Lake Louise

October 30, 2015
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Right on schedule, the snow has arrived at Lake Louise, but still not enough for packing or grooming. The Snow Forecast shows

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Frozen Thunder grows

October 25, 2015
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-Lisa from Minnesota checks the additional 230 metres of snow on Frozen Thunder–

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Frozen Thunder is open

October 23, 2015
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-Hanne, Makenna, and Sidney from Saskatchewan were happy to be on snow again- Dozens of skiers from all over the continent were on hand for the first day of Frozen Thunder

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Skiing starts Oct 23 at Canmore Nordic Centre

October 5, 2015
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We’ll have guaranteed snow at the Canmore Nordic Centre on Friday Oct 23 with the opening of the remarkable Frozen Thunder.

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