Back to the Hayfield trails

Apr 6, 2020 This is the first winter in 14 years where I didn’t have Tessa the springer spaniel as my sidekick, and I’ve been missing her more than words can say. Christine loaned me her dog for the day, so I returned to the Hayfield trails yesterday, this time…

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Beautiful conditions for April 4

The trails were trackset this morning. This is not in a provincial park or provincial recreation area. I wish I could tell you where it is, but I don’t want them to be overwhelmed during the pandemic.  For now, I will refer to them as the “Hayfield Trails.” I covered 7K…

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Strathmore golf course

I will have an update on the wonderful conditions at West Bragg Creek later but in the mean time I wanted to share these remarkable photos which Shulamit submitted.  We’ve now had a few reports on the conditions at Strathmore with Shulamit’s being the latest… “Leisurely sunset ski.  I’d heard…

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Dog-friendly ski trails

I love seeing dogs when I’m out skiing. I post an update once every winter to remind everyone where you can ski with your dog. The ultimate authoritative guide is my page Dog-friendly Ski Trails.  There’s lots of confusion surrounding the inaccurate brochures for Ribbon Creek and Mt Shark. The…

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