Lake Louise

More trails open at Lake Louise

December 2, 2016
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-The Campground loop at Lake Louise is dog-friendly and has a skating lane- It was delightful to ski on some new trails today. Tramline from top to bottom is in great shape, the Campground loop where you can also skate

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Moraine Lake road and Tramline

November 30, 2016
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-Ray and Mary Perrott are two of this blog’s esteemed trip reporters. Thanks to Mary for today’s report.- Mary, when describing conditions on Moraine Lake road, used the term “flying” and she was right.

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Start waxing for colder snow on MLR

November 28, 2016
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Much colder temperatures were evident today, and are in store for Lake Louise. The forecast predicts a low of -16°C on Tuesday night.

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Misc trails at Lake Louise

November 28, 2016

I skied for 1K on Fairview from the trailhead at the Chateau parking lot. I’m glad I used an old pair of flat, wider, rock skis because I may not have remained upright on anything fast. The trail has plenty of snow and there were no exposed rocks or dirt. The problem is the uneven […]

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More snow on the way

November 24, 2016
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–SkierBob and Nona on Moraine Lake road. Photo by Don Crowe.- Moraine Lake road has received 1-2 cm of new snow since Monday’s tracksetting but the forecast

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A perfect day in Lake Louise

November 22, 2016
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-The smile from Karen says it all- Update: Video from Nov 22 skiing on MLR A severe case of envy will set in as you look at the photos from today’s skiing, that is, if you

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New tracks on Moraine Lake road

November 21, 2016
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Andrew was laying down a new set of tracks late this afternoon. He had already combed the skating lane, so MLR should be in prime condition Tuesday morning

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Great Divide is trackset

November 20, 2016
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-Yvette, Pollie, and Phil on the Great Divide- The Banff trail report this morning indicated the Great Divide would be trackset today.

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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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Ready for the onslaught

November 18, 2016
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-Cynthia(green jacket) and her friends on Moraine Lake road- Hundreds of enthusiastic cross-country skiers are on the search for skiable snow this weekend. Where will they

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Moraine Lake road was busy with happy skiers

November 16, 2016
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-Hugh, Cheryl, and Devon on Moraine Lake road- Nice to be on waxable skis again! When I pulled into the Moraine Lake

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Ski season is on!

November 15, 2016
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After a false start two weeks ago, I’m confident that everything is a go. With even more snow in the forecast, and temperatures below freezing, things will only get better henceforth.

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MLR: 5 cm new snow and groomed

November 14, 2016

Thank you to Lisa for this update: Hello, We are a family of skiers from Ontario in Canmore for a 4 day long weekend. Hoping for snow from the forecast last night, we headed up To Lake Louise early this morning.

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MLR is thin and icy

November 12, 2016
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-Moraine Lake road on Friday Nov 11. Photo by Erin- Reader Ian Murray was sent the above photo by Erin who was at Moraine Lake road on Friday. Erin added this comment:

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Friday trip report from Lake Louise

November 4, 2016
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-Moraine Lake road on Fri Nov 4. Photo by Team Gregg- Thank you to Caitlin and Brian Gregg from Team Gregg for this much-needed report:

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Lots of snow but no grooming

November 2, 2016
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-Barb from New York was thrilled with all the snow and skied to Moraine lake- Nov 3 @ 10 a.m: Thank you to Jeff Hearnden, Backcountry Maintenance Coordinator at Parks Canada for this update:

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Looks can be deceiving

March 22, 2016
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The snow in these photos looks magnificent, but truthfully, it’s wet, except on Lower Telemark where it was icy.

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Skiing at its best!

March 17, 2016
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-Paige and Mike from New Hampshire were enjoying stellar conditions on Fairview- If ever there was a case to be made for playing hookie from work, this is it.

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Now that was fun!

March 16, 2016
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What a pleasure to be skiing on cold snow again. I see from the Trip Reports that I wasn’t the only one who got to enjoy blue wax today.

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Lake Louise Loppet: more photos

March 7, 2016
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Below are a number of photos from yesterday’s Lake Louise loppet. This first bunch were all taken along Fairview.

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