Improved in 2011 – There are now ~8K of classic and skate trails, grooming is contracted to Jeff Hampshire of Nordic X-Ventures
From the park entrance at Vialoux Drive by the volleyball courts (classic only) to the Lyric Theatre loop (classic and skate).
Park Blvd loop (classic only).
Formal Gardens loop (classic and skate).
South loop along Corydon (classic only).
Terry Fox Trail loop (classic only).
Inner soccer field loop (classic only).
Well! Quite skate-able all over the place: pick a vector and go. Heavy edging will punch through to fast icy grass but no damage to skis evident. The soccer field mega loop is fine and Lyric Theater loop good, and, if you cut across the field you can find some interesting rollers that are not evident in heavy snow years due to them getting blown…[Read more]