What is involved with offering great trails for skiing?
A knowledge of snow, weather, snowmobiles and grooming equipment is part of it. A dedicated team of volunteer groomers is the vital to enhancing trail conditions for all skiers. Ken Johnson is Grooming Coordinator.
If you are interested in helping out with grooming the trails, contact us!
Here are some of the pieces of equipment we use:
Fresh snow is packed to create a firm base with the skate lane drag. Skate skiers appreciate this solid surface!
Classic ski tracks are set near the trail edge (allowing for skate skiing in the centre of the trail) with a
Icy trails require extensive conditioning using a renovator which grinds the ice.
These tools and volunteers help keep our trails fun and enjoyable!