Mount Mac Ski Report

Most of the popular trails like Dog, Copper to Best Chance, Selwyn’s Loop, the World Cup 5K, Olympic, Raven, Coyote, Whiskey Jack, Upper and Lower Valley are in excellent condition for classic and skating.

Most of the popular trails like Dog, Copper to Best Chance, Selwyn’s Loop, the World Cup 5K, Olympic, Raven, Coyote, Whiskey Jack, Upper and Lower Valley are in excellent condition for classic and skating.

Please remember that day passes or memberships should be worn and visible when using club trails.

The Mount Mac Ascent trail will be re-groomed on Friday and is only recommended for experienced skiers. The Descent trail has been used frequently by snowmobiles and caution should be taken.

Emergency Supply Caches are placed at various points on the trail system and locations are marked on the trail map. Skiers are advised to always carry a cell phone, especially when skiing alone.

Skiers with dogs are allowed to park in the Mount McIntyre parking lot and the Dog Trail parking lot off Hamilton Boulevard. The Stadium is no longer open for dogs.

Wax suggestions: Rode Green. Special Green if it cools as forecast. Ask at The Ski Base or local sport stores, or check the Wax of the Day on the ski club’s website at http://www.xcskiwhitehorse.ca/waxoftheday.html.

Events and Program Information

The Tim Horton Ski’ll Fest is Saturday at 1:30pm. The Jackrabbit program starts on Sunday at 1pm. Meet in the Grey Mountain Room at the Mount McIntyre Rec Centre.

Hours of Operation

Wax Room Mon to Fri 9am to 10pm.  Sat/Sun 9am to 6pm.  Lights on Mon to Fri dusk until 9:30pm.

The Ski Base:  Mon to Fri 10am to 8pm.  Sat/Sun 10am to 5pm.

For updated trail conditions and event information call the ski club Information Line 668-7742 sponsored by Northwestel or check the website www.xcskiwhitehorse.ca.

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