Trail Conditions

Feb 15 - Orange Trail Closed

posted Feb 15, 2021, 7:30 PM by Willy Froese

Effective Feb 16, 2021 Orange trail closed until further notice due to dangerous overland flooding. Reports have been received that in spite of the cold weather, there is open water on the trail.

Jan 27

posted Jan 28, 2021, 9:42 AM by Willy Froese

Golf Course Skate track set this day.

Jan 23 Update

posted Jan 26, 2021, 7:39 PM by Willy Froese

Red trail – Classic and skate - groomed Jan 21 (day)

Golf course – classic and skate track - groomed Jan 22 (night)

Blue Trail & English River – groomed Jan 23 (day)

Orange – first pass and first track  Jan 23 (day) not yet recommended for skiing – caution advised

JGG freeway was also set on Jan 23 (AM).

Jan 17th Update

posted Jan 17, 2021, 11:52 AM by Willy Froese   [ updated Jan 17, 2021, 11:55 AM ]

Golf course: 
   Skate deck – set – Saturday Jan 16 (AM). 
   Classic – set – Saturday Jan 16 (AM) – note new start area near golf course club house  - some signage still pending. 

Red trail 
   Skate deck & Classic set Friday Jan 15. 

Blue 
  Set Jan 17 (AM) : Conditions: base firm; track  - generally straight, incomplete depth;  some exposed rock and vegetation. 

English River 
  Set Jan 16th (AM): Conditions: base soft; track  - affected by micro contours but generally complete depth; some exposed rock and vegetation.

Dec 30

posted Dec 30, 2020, 5:42 PM by Willy Froese

Golf course: newly groomed skate. Classic well skied-in.

Red. New skate and classic today. Watch for rough patches.

Blue : base graded yesterday. New classic set today. Track shallow in places. Base smooth. Some exposed rock, vegetation and roots.

Dec 26

posted Dec 26, 2020, 2:48 PM by Willy Froese

Golf course set and groomed, Classic and Skate

Red Trail - Classic only. Rough base.

All other trails remain closed.

A reminder to dress for conditions as the warming cabins are closed due to Covid Restrictions.

Dec 19 Conditions

posted Dec 19, 2020, 7:34 PM by Willy Froese   [ updated Dec 19, 2020, 7:36 PM ]

Trails update – as of 13h00 Dec 19.

 

·       Golf course – south side

o   New skate track started – base soft – not recommended for skiing until Dec 20

o   New classic track – soft base but usable

·       Golf course – North side

o   Skate track – newly packed – still rough but usable

o   Classic track – partially snowed in, mostly usable

·       Red Trail –

o   Second packing done on skate track   - base rough but usable.

§  Watch for exposed rocks, vegetation and rough surfaces

o   Reminder: Red trail cabin is closed; no gatherings allowed at this (or any) facility.

·       All other WSSCS not suitable for skiing.

Dec 13 Conditions

posted Dec 13, 2020, 6:58 PM by Willy Froese

Skiers using the golf course are reminded to avoid greens, tee boxes and sand traps. Please stay on the set tracks.

 

The Red Trail has received its first packing. Walking on this trail will be discouraged soon.

Golf course Skate Track (north side of Hwy 211) – has received its first packing. This thin base is not yet suitable for skating.

Golf course Classic track (north side of Hwy 211) – there is one track around the golf course, with some drifting.

2021 Season

posted Oct 17, 2020, 6:24 PM by Ski Club Webmaster   [ updated Oct 17, 2020, 6:36 PM ]

There is snow in the forecast. Not enough to ski on - yet - but the colder weather is just getting started. Lets get ready!

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