Moraine Lake road

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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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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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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Lake Louise snow report

October 28, 2016
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-Moraine Lake road at Lake Louise saw a few skiers today but has not been groomed yet- It was fun running into Diana Piggott at the Moraine Lake road trailhead today.

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Chuck skis the Great Divide on Oct 15

October 16, 2016
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Here’s the report from Chuck… First ski trip of the season was Great!

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Moraine Lake Road…open for the summer

May 25, 2016

Chuck is usually the first one to ski Moraine Lake road in early November, so it’s only fitting that he is also the first to drive it in the summer. Not only that, but he hiked to Eiffel Lake and Sentinel pass. Still a fair bit of snow up there as you can see in his photos.

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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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Lots of snow at Lake Louise

March 3, 2016
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It appears the only recent tracksetting in Lake Louise is that which was completed by Chateau tracksetter Jeff Douglas which you can read

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Great skiing on Moraine Lake Road

February 9, 2016
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We have Mary’s encouraging report on the Great Divide, Anna’s report of excellent conditions on Pipestone and this one will cover Moraine Lake road,

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