Lake Louise

Update on Banff trails

March 15, 2014

Get prepared for a big dump of snow in Banff tonight and Sunday. In the mean time, Leona and Carl have sent this update: Hello Skier Bob; We have been visiting Banff this week and have used your website to figure out where to ski. I wasn’t sure how to add a trip report, so […]

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Lake Louise trails were wonderful today

December 17, 2013
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-Valerie was the first skier to enjoy the new tracks on Fairview- It had started snowing by the time I hit the trail at Lake Louise. I could see there had been

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Beginner skiers: Where to ski?

November 24, 2013

We’ve talked about many different trails on this blog so far this winter, but haven’t given the beginner skiers any advice on which trails would be suitable to try out this wonderful activity. By far the best trail for beginners would be the Great

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More trails being trackset daily

November 20, 2013
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Update Nov 21: Canmore Nordic Centre The popular natural-snow trails, Bow, Meadowview, and Banff(beyond Mine Meadow) have been

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Grooming trails involves more than driving a snowmobile

November 13, 2013
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Tracksetter John at Lake Louise goes above and beyond the call of duty to ensure the best possible

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Hundreds enjoy the first weekend on MLR

November 9, 2013
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 – Savina and her mom were enjoying the nice snow conditions on MLR -

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Smilin’ faces

November 7, 2013
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I was greeted by 5 cm of new snow on Moraine Lake road and lots of smiling faces. It continued to snow all afternoon.

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Welcome to the new ski season!

November 6, 2013
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Hello to all our regulars from last year, and a warm welcome to all new readers Nov 10 will be the sixth anniversary

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Creative plan to set track on MLR

November 5, 2013
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 – Pam and Charlie from Canmore skiing on Moraine Lake road –  The snowpack on MLR is too thin to set a track as it is,

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Right on schedule

November 4, 2013
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- Moraine Lake road was roll-packed today. Photo by Connie Atkinson –  We’re usually skiing on Moraine Lake Road(MLR) by the first week in November,

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Moraine Lake and Flint’s Park

March 26, 2013
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If you haven’t checked the photos on Chuck’s trip reports, you’re missing some spectacular sights. MORAINE LAKE Perfectly groomed to the viewpoint and

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Get a grip

March 13, 2013
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Wet snow conditions prevailed at Lake Louise today, and it sounds like that was the case everywhere. It rained intermittently all the way from Canmore

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Conditions at Lake Louise are close to perfect

December 19, 2012
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As if Emerald Lake wasn’t enough, I skied a number of trails at Lake Louise yesterday on the way back. I don’t know how conditions could be any better. Many of the lesser-used trails

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Choices

November 23, 2012
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Did you also get excited while reading the Trip Reports yesterday? Although I wasn’t out skiing, a lot of readers were, and they found the good snow and grooming.

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No shortage of snow at Lake Louise

November 21, 2012
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With 25 cm yesterday at Lake Louise, and more today, the trail crews will be working overtime to try and keep up with all the new snow. Moraine Lake road was groomed and trackset this morning;

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33k at Lake Louise

November 18, 2012
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Update: Saturday’s skiing on Video (You’ll see many other skiers in this vid) Moraine Lake road and the Great Divide: I’m usually content to ski one or the other, but nothing’s ever that simple

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Friday night update

November 16, 2012
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Here’s a link to an interview I did on CBC Radio today regarding the proposed user fees for ski trails in Peter Lougheed Prov Park. SkierBob interview on the CBC’s Homestretch

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Natalie was enjoying the terrific conditions

November 12, 2012
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Easy to tell it was a holiday for most people when I saw the overflowing parking lots at Lake Louise today. I worked as usual, hitting the trail at Moraine Lake road

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A record-setting day

November 11, 2012
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Update: Here’s a video from yesterday’s ski trip MLR video What a terrific day yesterday! Ten trip reports which covered most of the bases, thanks everyone. It’s nice

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Shaganappi golf course

November 10, 2012
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 – Skiing at Shaganappi golf course – Hundreds of readers are looking at the Calgary Ski Club website, hoping for an update on Shaganappi. Chip and Ben Silverberg have submitted  Trip Reports

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