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Distance XC: Cookie Race Loop

We're off to do the Cookie Race loop - 42km. It should take 6-7 hours of continuous skiing, plus additional time for driving.

This is a long, long ski. Do not sign up unless you have skied at least 20+km in a given day. Pace will be roughly 6km per hour, for 7 hours. There will be very few short breaks to ensure we finish before sunset.

Cookie Race Long Loop

Additional Links:

https://foothillsnordic.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/KSM2020_RaceNotice.pdf
https://www.albertaparks.ca/media/3786979/2016_peterlougheedpp_brochure.pdf

 

Difficulty Level: Difficult (D5)

Distance: Choose your own

Elevation: Choose your own - see description above

Duration: 7 hrs (+ driving time; 1.5 hr one way)


What to Brin
g: Skis, boots, poles, warm weather clothes, water, lunch, snacks

Coordinator: Erika Harrison

Contact Information: eeharriso@gmail.com or (403) 918-3064 (cell)


Departs At: 7:00 am. Please arrive early so we can leave promptly.

Departure Location: Meet at the north Edworthy parking lot. Located at the intersection of Shaganappi Trail and Memorial Drive/Bowness Road. GPS coordinates are: 51.06361, -114.150976. (Google Maps)

Notice of Cancellation: Please contact the trip leader if you need to cancel your registration.

Safety Precaution: Skiers should be comfortable with snowplow and herringbone, and exercising for long distances. Note: Location may change, or event may be cancelled depending upon the conditions.

COVID-19 Regulations:
  •  Events are subject to cancellation or change on short notice due to changes in government restrictions.
  •  No carpooling - meet at trailhead or at a junction and convoy to trailhead.
  •  No food / snack sharing.
  •  Bring your own wipes and hand sanitizer and a mask.
  •  Social distancing and any other rules set out by authorities must be followed. Please respect others.
  •  Washrooms may not be available - please be prepared to pack out what you bring in, such as toilet paper, etc.
  •  Please make yourself aware of the risks in participating in this sort of event and decide accordingly.
  •  Don`t forget the usual items; proper clothing, water, food, equipment and first aid kit.
  •  Trip participants are asked to provide their cell contact information and emergency contact information to the trip coordinator, prior to, due to the 'meet at trail head' requirement.
  •  Please do not sign up if you are experiencing any flu like, cold, or Covid19 symptoms.
When:
Sunday, January 30, 2022, 7:00 AM until 6:00 PM
Where:
Edworthy Park, North Parking Lot
Map to Edworthy
Shaganappi & Montgomery View NW
Calgary, AB  

Canada
Additional Info:
Category:
XC Skiing Day Trip
Registration is required before Saturday, January 29, 2022 at 12:00 PM
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Registration cancellations will be accepted until Saturday, January 29, 2022 at 5:00 PM
Cancellation Policy:
Free Events
If you register and cannot attend, please cancel your registration as soon as possible. Doing so ensures we are not waiting for you and allows others to sign up for the event. Please notify the event host by email if you missed the cancellation cut-off date and cannot cancel online.
Paid Events
Paid events involve third-party vendors like hotels, airlines or tour operators. Most have no refunds or cancellations after specified dates. Please contact your event host and the office as early as possible if you cannot attend. If we can cancel your spot or find someone to take your place, we will refund your money if there is no cost to the Club. Please arrange cancellation and trip interruption insurance to protect yourself.
Capacity:
10
Available Slots:
5
No Fee