Fri Jan 10, 2020 A search party should be organized in Banff National Park. We need to find the Banff tracksetter! There’s 10-15 cm of fresh snow on Goat Creek which requires grooming. On the bright side, the snow was cold, clean and free of debris. The skier-set tracks were…
Chuck’s photos are always good, but these are remarkable! I laughed when I read the captions on a few of them. Thanks, everyone, for your trip reports and the helpful information. It’s going to take a few days to pack, groom and trackset. It sounds like some parking lots are…
I was thrilled to get Chuck’s report this morning at 9:10 a.m. about the Banff tracksetter working on Spray River and was hoping he’d also be doing Goat Creek.
Barbara had excellent conditions for her first ever ski on Goat Creek and she thoroughly enjoyed it. Peter and I both agreed that it was one of the best trips
-Spray River West near the junction with Spray River East- After a big dump of snow over yesterday’s tracksetting on Goat Creek and Spray River, the Banff tracksetter
Update Jan 3 @ 10 pm: Some tracksetting has been completed on the south trails in PLPP. Elk Pass, Hydroline, Tyrwhitt, and Whiskey Jack. Check the Live Grooming Report for details.
That missile speeding down Goat Creek today was me. If you want to go breakneck fast, Goat Creek is your trail.
It’s rare to experience such exceptionally good conditions on Goat Creek. New tracksetting, cold, clean snow, bluebird skies and nobody walking in the tracks. A day of skiing to be savoured!
I remember too many ski seasons where we didn’t have very good conditions on Spray River East and West so I’m getting my fill this winter.
Today’s skiing was a lot of fun. Baby Pippa in the chariot would normally have been the feature photo but I also had the good fortune to encounter