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  • B&P posted an update in the group Group logo of Windsor Park Nordic CentreWindsor Park Nordic Centre 9 months, 3 weeks ago

    Saturday afternoon at Windsor – all tracks (classic and skate) freshly, and very nicely, groomed – no ice or hard pack.
    Some slippery bits in the parking lot under the snow – but not on the trails.
    Great job grooming team, THANKS!

  • B&P posted an update in the group Group logo of Windsor Park Nordic CentreWindsor Park Nordic Centre 10 months ago

    Skied at Windsor this afternoon (Saturday) – all trails, classic and skate, freshly groomed & in great condition.
    Thanks grooming team!

  • B&P posted an update 10 months, 3 weeks ago

    I’d like to add to our GB post yesterday (classic tracks excellent), that the “combined use trail” signs are not there this year, and Parks interactive trail map indicates Grand Beach trails are “ski, skate ski” only.

    Also – we have a friend who ‘know stuff’…. the grooming equipment for the skate lane (who’ve was NOT good) is broken.

    A couple…[Read more]

  • B&P posted an update 10 months, 3 weeks ago

    Grand Beach
    Friday afternoon – classic tracks well set and firm; a very nice ski.
    The skate deck was mixed throughout. Section looked firm and well set, but in many places it looked like like the machine pulling the grooming equipment sunk in soft snow leaving a churned trail and, sometimes fairly deep, ruts (makes downhills challenging for…[Read more]

  • B&P posted an update in the group Group logo of Birds Hill Provincial ParkBirds Hill Provincial Park 12 months ago

    We were at Chickadee lot this morning. The ‘no walking on ski trail’ signage is up; along with the names of the walking trails, with a map so walkers can locate trails. AND… they were being used! Chatted with a family, and saw another group, who set out walk from the lot, saw the signs, checked the map and left. Thank you park staff!
    Classic…[Read more]

  • B&P posted an update in the group Group logo of Windsor Park Nordic CentreWindsor Park Nordic Centre 1 year ago

    classic tracks set at Windsor – unusually great conditions for this time of year.
    Thanks grooming team!

  • B&P posted an update in the group Group logo of Birds Hill Provincial ParkBirds Hill Provincial Park 1 year, 10 months ago

    We skied everything except Lime kiln late this afternoon – it’s surprising how ‘skiable’ the tracks are with so much use. We were pleased to see one of the first signs after entering the park was “Don’t walk on groomed ski trail”, with a list of the identified for walking.
    It would be really helpful if there were also large maps on the road with…[Read more]