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Calgary Ski Club's Lake Louise Loppet 51st Annual Race - Registration is Open!

Calgary Ski Club's
Lake Louise Loppet
51st Annual Race - 
Sunday, March 5, 2023

Calgary Ski Club's Lake Louise Loppet is Western Canada’s oldest cross-country ski race and attracts both first time racers to Olympic champions.  Participants range in age from 3 to 87.  




Mass Starts

11:00 am

20 Kilometers


11:10 am

12 Kilometers

   11:15 am 10 Kilometer Sit-Ski
   11:20 am 4 Kilometer Sit-Ski


11:30 am

2 Kilometers


11:35 am

1 Kilometer

20 Kilometer Racers will ski the Lower Telemark Trail Twice, then back to the Lake to finish.


12 Kilometer Racers will leave the Lake by the Boathouse Ramp and ski the Fairview Loop Trail then back to the Lake to finish.

10 Kilometer Sit-Ski Racers will leave the Lake by the Boathouse Ramp and ski Tramline, Lake Moraine Road and return on Lake Moraine Road and Tramline and back to the Lake to finish. 

4 Kilometer Sit-Ski Racers will stay on the Lake and go twice around the 2 Kilometer route.  

You may decide to participate by:

Racing:  Registration is open now using Zone 4. Details on pricing is on our Lake Louise Loppet Web Page 

Prior to race day, get some exercise on Lake Louise by improving your snowshoes skills to assist at the following link:  Stake the Lake for the Lake Louise Loppet - 2023 February 12.  

Or a couple of weeks later, again using your snowshoes, since you have mastered your skills, at the following link:  The Annual Lake Louise Loppet Stomp - 2023 February 26.

To assist in the preparations the day before the race, Saturday, March 4th , please contact Gerry for more information.


Cancellation Policy:


For Catering Purposes, if a volunteer cancels prior to Monday, February 28th, you will be responsible for the cost of lunch. 


For Hotel Accommodations, If a volunteer cancels less than 72 hours prior to Sunday, March 5th, you will be responsible for the cost of the hotel room.. 




As this is a sanctioned Calgary Ski Club Event, please be aware that Pets Are Not Allowed.  If you bring your pet and leave it in the vehicle while volunteering, you will be asked to leave the event.

Sunday, March 5, 2023, 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM
Lake Louise - LOPPET
Report to the Upper Parking Lot
Lake Louise , AB  

Event Host(s):
Gerry Galambos
Lori Davidson
Cross Country Skiing
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Cancellation Policy:
Paid Events
Paid events involve third-party vendors like hotels, airlines, or tour operators. Most have no refunds or cancellations after specified dates. Contact your event host and office as soon as possible if you cannot attend. We will refund your money if we arrange for someone to take your spot or if there is no cost to the Club. Please arrange cancellation and trip interruption insurance to protect yourself.
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 email the event host if you missed the cancellation cut-off date and cannot cancel online.
Members pay for their own charges