Birch

  • XCSkiBirch posted an update in the group Group logo of BirchBirch 3 months, 3 weeks ago

    It’s really icy at Birch. Skiing is not advisable. The forecast is such, that if there’s more snow next week, we might be able groom and get another weekend of skiing in. Check back here for updates.

  • XCSkiBirch posted an update in the group Group logo of BirchBirch 4 months, 2 weeks ago

    All of Birch was groomed tonight. It’s all ready for a gorgeous xc skiing weekend.

  • XCSkiBirch posted an update in the group Group logo of BirchBirch 4 months, 3 weeks ago

    Neither of our groomers can get out to refresh the trails this wknd.

  • XCSkiBirch posted an update in the group Group logo of BirchBirch 4 months, 3 weeks ago

    Heads up for a few tractor tracks near the end of the loops, and across the S5.0 in two locations. Short sections and quite doable to work around. We’ll fix them up the next time it snows.

  • XCSkiBirch posted an update in the group Group logo of BirchBirch 4 months, 4 weeks ago

    All groomed at Birch this morning.

  • Floyd Reichel posted an update in the group Group logo of BirchBirch 5 months ago

    Near perfect grooming on the wonderful hills at Birch. A little soft on the pole plant area but otherwise very enjoyable.

  • XCSkiBirch posted an update in the group Group logo of BirchBirch 5 months, 1 week ago

    Fresh groom of skate and classic today – ready for a great wknd of skiing the MB Escarpment!

  • XCSkiBirch posted an update in the group Group logo of BirchBirch 5 months, 1 week ago

    7.5km Classic Tracks reset this morning (Sunday).

  • XCSkiBirch posted an update in the group Group logo of BirchBirch 5 months, 2 weeks ago

    All groomed and ready for skiers. 7.5k classic and 5k skate.

  • XCSkiBirch posted an update in the group Group logo of BirchBirch 5 months, 2 weeks ago

    Plans are to pack and groom the trails tomorrow (Saturday), as the snow ends. Check our social media @xcskibirch (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook), or back here for an update tomorrow. Will post as soon as grooming is complete.

  • XCSkiBirch posted an update in the group Group logo of BirchBirch 5 months, 3 weeks ago

    All of the skate trails are groomed and ready to go for today’s MB Cup race. Classic tracks will be set as soon as the racing is done.

  • Steve Scoles posted an update in the group Group logo of BirchBirch 6 months ago

    Looks like lots of people planning coming out to the BirchKin Pumpski on Saturday – I can guarantee it will be the Manitoba ski event of the decade! at least so far 🙂
    A few common questions:
    How long is it one-way from Birch to Pumpkin Creek? About 7k
    Are there just classic tracks? For the route to Pumpkin Creek, it is only classic; but the…[Read more]

  • XCSkiBirch posted an update in the group Group logo of BirchBirch 6 months, 1 week ago

    Thanks to the snow yesterday, Ski Birch is ready to go! Classic tracks groomed this afternoon – in great shape. Skate trails also groomed – a little lumpy down in Fern Gully, but otherwise great! AND… Come out to our collaborative event with Pumpkin Creek – the inaugural Birchkin Pumpski on Saturday, Jan 4, 10-3PM! More details on our website.

  • XCSkiBirch posted an update in the group Group logo of BirchBirch 6 months, 2 weeks ago

    Save the date! January 4th is the inaugural Birchkin Pumpski – a collaboration between Ski Birch and Pumpkin Creek. 10AM – 3PM, starting at Birch Ski Area. Ski along some trails that haven’t been groomed in ages, and some trails that have never been skied before! Warm up in the Pumpkin Creek Clubhouse at the halfway point. (A shuttle back to…[Read more]

  • XCSkiBirch posted an update in the group Group logo of BirchBirch 6 months, 2 weeks ago

    I hope you’re doing your snow dance! We need a bit more snow at Birch to open for the season. Check back regularly for updates.