Lake Louise

Snowing at Pipestone

January 28, 2016
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I headed west hoping to find cooler temperatures. It rained almost all the way to Lake Louise, and is still raining in Canmore and Banff at 6 pm. It was 0°C

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Moraine Lake Road is open(despite Dumb and Dumber)

January 19, 2016
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-Ice Magic at Lake Louise- After skiing the Pipestone trails yesterday, and although it was late, I ventured over to ski the Fairview loop, starting at Moraine Lake Road

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Peaceful, pristine Pipestone

January 18, 2016
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Adrienne’s trip report told the story: “Magic on Pipestone. What a beautiful day today with amazing tracks and tons of snow!

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Drop-dead gorgeous

January 15, 2016
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  The blushing bride was radiant and beautiful, but I’m referring to the trail conditions. All of the trails around the Chateau Lake Louise had been trackset since receiving 5 cm

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Amazing Pipestone

December 7, 2015
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I could see from the web cam that Lake Louise had received some new snow overnight as had been predicted. I also saw

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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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Green wax day

November 16, 2015
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-Valerie, Anthony, and Lindsay on Moraine Lake road- The snow on Moraine Lake road was mighty cold today. I used VR40(-4/-12) and it was grabbing.

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Perfect early season conditions

November 12, 2015
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The conditions on Moraine Lake road are superb. Probably better than most of last winter. Trackset and groomed yesterday,

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The Great Divide was….Great!

November 9, 2015
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-You can read Martin’s evaluation of the Great Divide and the Telemark trail on the Trip Reports(under the name MaSid)-

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Snowing in Lake Louise

November 7, 2015
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-Liam, Ian, and John, otherwise known as the Maritime Reunion Association, were enjoying the snow on Moraine Lake road.- I started skiing on Moraine Lake road at 10:45 a.m,

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Friday night shenanigans

November 6, 2015
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-Tawny on the Great Divide- You can read Tawny’s evaluation of the Great Divide on the Trip reports. I would add that you’ll find it a bit bumpy

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Ski season is on!

November 5, 2015
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  I was taking a chance by going to Lake Louise. Parks Canada was experiencing equipment problems and there was no guarantee that we’d see any grooming

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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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That’s it for me

April 16, 2015
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-Moraine Lake Road at Lake Louise- At some point in every ski season I have to do the inevitable: go for my last ski trip, which I did yesterday(Wednesday).

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Apr 10 – New grooming on MLR

April 10, 2015
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 Hi Bob, The trails on Moraine Lake Road are freshly groomed mid day today April 10th. Attached is a picture.

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Moraine Lake Road

March 25, 2015
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-Moraine Lake Road- If you can survive the first 4.5K, you will be rewarded with an enjoyable ski for the final 4.5K.

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Beautiful skiing in Lake Louise

February 15, 2015
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In the photo above: Fiona in the one piece purple snow suit. Charlotte in the purple jacket and patterned pants. Juliette in the dark purple with pink gloves outfit with rainbow

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Dog-friendly Pipestone

February 4, 2015
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-Sadie the dog, Tara and Angela on the Pipestone trails- It was a good day to be at the Pipestone trails in Lake Louise

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Lake Louise to Banff Loppet

January 18, 2015
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-A happy Chuck O’Callaghan at the finish line after skiing 50K in the Lake Louise to Banff Loppet- It was another fun-filled ski race

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Tracksetting update including Pipestone

December 23, 2014

We had a lot of information regarding the Canmore Nordic Centre yesterday, so let’s see what else is transpiring. Andrew has been busy at Lake Louise:

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