Wonderful, Wonderful Weekend for XC Skiing !

Saturday Feb 24th--- ANOTHER INCREDIBLE SUNNY MORNING ! A bit warmer morning at -11 and feels warmer in that sunbeam for sure ! Going up to a balmy -4c this afternoon. Trails have been groomed this morning and the skiing is spectacular! Both skate and classic skiers are having good runs . Come and share the glory. We have the (sold out ) Gourmet Ski fundraiser this afternoon from 4-7. A big thank you to all who support this annual event that so helps the Jackrabbit kids ski program and to all the fantastic suppliers, organizers, support staff and volunteers a big Thank you as well! Angela Upcoming events at KNC- read up on events on our home page ! Sunday Feb 25th- 10-2 Gerick Sports and Sal

Kimberley Nordic Gourmet Ski, SOLD OUT again, this Saturday, Feb. 24th, 2018.

This event is one of the key "must do's" on the KNC schedule every year and has SOLD OUT the last number of years, as it has also done this year too. Cross country skiing and eating gourmet food outdoors, it doesn't get any better than this. And all in the friendly, relaxed atmosphere of Kimberley Nordic. Even though the event is sold out it is an event that is even fun to watch. So come out and ski the trails during this event and then put it on your list for next winter...plan ahead. This is one of the most social ... and tastiest ... events Kimberley Nordic hosts every year. Kimberley Nordic, one of the friendliest clubs I know...

Gerick Sports, Salomon Demo Day, Sunday, Feb. 25th. 10:00-2:00 pm.

Sorry for the late notice but this Sunday coming is the day of the Gerick Sports/ Salomon Demo Day. The calendar for both Salomon and Kimberley Nordic has been very full this winter. This Sunday is the only day available for both parties. We all fully realize Sundays are busy days at KNC. This weekend is also the Postponed Barvarian Relays, 1:30-3:30 pm. Some overlap in event times, please be careful about your parking as always. The Demo Skis will be available from 10:00-2:00 pm. The main focus of the Demo Day will be the Salomon Skin "Nowax" skis, the RC Skin performance ski, the Aero 7 Skin ski and the Aero 9 Skin ski and a limited number of the S-Lab Pink Skin ski. Silent and better glid

Bavarian Relays Games Day Postponed until this weekend, Sunday, Feb. 25th, 1:30-3:30pm.

A Kimberley tradition is coming up this weekend, the Bavarian Relays Sunday, Feb 25th, 1:30 to 3:30 pm, Postponed from last weekend. The ski festival is for kids age 5 -12 years old, and is FREE to the public. Kids do not have to be club members to take part. Participants will also include the close to 70 Kimberley Jackrabbits and Kimberley Track Attack skiers! There will be five fun events to take part in. Coinciding the 2018 Winter Olympics, it will be this year's theme. Kids will be divided up into teams, each team representing a Winter Olympic country. Come out this weekend to have some great fun ! And yes ALL the trails are OPEN all day as usual. Thanks.

Nice Weekend Coming...

This should be a great weekend to get out skiing and you can expect views like this to welcome you to Kimberley Nordic. But keep an eye on the weather for the snow coming on Saturday. Always good to see more snow in the air and on the ground but with maybe 20 cm. forecast to arrive on Saturday please watch your driving and of course check the KNC Live Grooming Report to check on grooming over the weekend. Spring may be around the corner but it is not here yet. Remember the Barvarian Relays for all the kids on Sunday. Most activities for the kids will take place in and around the lodge so there will be lots of open space and fresh air out on the trails like there also is at Kimberley Nordic.

Winter Olympics Cross Country Ski Race Watching.

The Winter Olympics are on right now and there has been lots of great coverage for cross country skiing and other events too. But sometimes finding the coverage you want is not easy. Here is a CBC TV schedule for the cross country events. And here is a link to Skiing Vinnie, a cross country skiing enthusiast who finds coverage from around the world and posts the races, usually within a few hours of the races being complete. Just finished watching the Womens 10 km Classic. https://ixcski.weebly.com/ Happy watching and please lots of cheering too. GO CANADA !

Happy Valentine's Day...We LOVE Skiing !

Wednesday Feb14th-- HAPPY VALENTINES DAY The best gift you can give is a healthy heart... so come on up and enjoy the benefits of exercise .., sunshine (for now) ..., fresh air and "soul food "..the serenity of gliding along pristine trails and absorbing the natural wealth all around you ! It has warmed up a bit as well sitting at -5 this morning with partially sunny skies and no wind ! Grooming was done yesterday morning and the Ginzu has just gone out now to touch up the trails once again after last nights 4 cm of new snow ! Angela

WOW...what a CRAZY weather day yesterday...ALL GOOD NOW !

Yesterday was one of the craziest weather days I have ever seen in Kimberley. At one point in the day the weather station read +10c and everything was melting everywhere. The Masters group was planning a last minute video and indoor exercise session just to fill in. I came up for a ski at about 3:00pm. Then everything changed. Started a 6 km. loop skating, a little snow in the middle, not bad skating...then more snow, slower...then more snow, slower again. By the time I finished there was no longer a track to be seen and it was very slow. Then it got worse. Heavier snow still. Tried a little classic skiing in snow now 5-7 inches deep. Tested grip wax for 500 metres, came back and my next pai

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