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Cross-Country Ski to Watridge Lake

Description:  A wonderful easy trail that offers good exercise. (This trip is not suitable for complete beginners).

Special Note:   Drivers will need to have a Kananaskis pass. (Please see below.)

Distance:  6.5 km to the lake and return.

Elevation Gain:  50 metres.

Difficulty:  Mostly easy. A 20 metre drop down to the lake requires some snow-plowing skills.

Safety Precaution:  This will be Winter!  Make sure you are properly dressed and have extra clothing in your pack in case of emergency.

What to Bring:  Extra clothing in pack, lunch, adequate fluids.

Event Trailhead:  Mount Shark Trails, Smith-Dorrien Road, Kananaskis Country

Driving Distance:  130 km one-way.

Drivers Please Note:  A Kananaskis Conservation Pass, which works on the vehicle licence plate number, is required.  You may follow this link if you need to purchase one.  The current suggested cost of gas is six cents per kilometre, per person, return.  This value may be increased if high fuel prices persist.

Covid Precautions:  Car-pooling is at your discretion.  Drivers and passengers may require the wearing of masks in the vehicle.  Persons wishing to visit bars or restaurants after the event will be required to show their proof of vaccination -

Sunday, January 9, 2022, 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM
Edworthy Park, North Parking Lot
Map to Edworthy
Shaganappi & Montgomery View NW
Calgary, AB  

Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Iryna Koval
XC Skiing Day Trip
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
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