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Gatineau Park Cross-Country Ski Trail Reports - SkiTrails.xcOttawa.ca
Jan 16 (2d, 1h) - Karl Saidla - Starting Point: P7, Trails Skied: North Loop, #30, Camp Fortune Race Course, Glide Wax: Rode GLF Orange, Grip Wax: Guess: Rode VXPS or Rode Violet hard wax
We skied from P7 and did a short workout on the racing loop at Camp Fortune. Ridge is firm with a skiff of new snow on top that made some skating skis really slow. The race course is generally in good shape. If I was being fussy I would say it still has some soft/uneven spots and isn't quite wide enough to have a classic track that doesn't get damaged by skating - but we'll get there.
Latest News. . .
2019 Opeongo Classic Loppet  -  Opeongo Hills Nordic Ski Club (2019/01/11)
We hope you will join us this year!
47th Silver Spoon Loppet, Feb. 2nd, 2019  -  Deep River XC (2019/01/10)
Started in 1973, this annual tradition brings together both competitive and recreational cross-country skiers.
2019 Tay Valley Loppet  -  Tay Valley Ski Club (2019/01/05)
Registration is now open for this fun local event!
Skin Ski maintenance tips by Gatineau Nordique Sports  -  GNS (2018/12/29)
A few simple tips to keep your skin skis performing at their best.
Cross Country Ski de fond Canada. It's our time. C'est notre moment.  -  Cross Country Canada (2018/11/20)
We need your participation as we embark on the most important part of our revitalization..
The Trail Beckons: 100 Years of Cross-Country Skiing in Gatineau Park  -  Nakkertok Nordic (2018/11/16)
Learn how Penguin parking lot got its name. Meet the original trail builders in the 1920s..
More News. . .
Nakkertok is officially OPEN, November 16th, 2018!  -  Nakkertok Nordic (2018/11/16)
uOttawa Nordiq Update November 2018  -  Sheila Kealey (2018/11/16)
2018 First Snowfall Winner!  -  Team XC Ottawa (2018/10/29)
2018 First Snowfall Contest Guesses  -  Team XC Ottawa (2018/10/22)
2018 XC Ski Swaps in Ottawa-Gatineau  -  Team XC Ottawa (2018/10/11)
2018 Ski Heritage East AGM  -  Jean Lepage (2018/10/08)
XC Chelsea Masters looking for coaches  -   Peter Ostrom (2018/10/08)
2019 X-C Ski Instructors needed for the City of Ottawa  -  Mooney`s Bay Ski School (2018/09/25)
Spring Tune Up on Skin Skis, Stone Grinding Skate and Classic Skis  -  Gatineau Nordique Sport (2018/05/01)
Downhill Clinic for Cross Country Skiers - April 14th, 2018  -  Natural Fitness Labs (2018/04/10)
Looking for a pulk  -  Morag Hutcheson (2018/04/09)
Don't miss the Nakkertok Enduro March 31  -  Nakkertok Nordic (2018/03/22)
Updated: 2018 Gatineau Loppet Waxing Suggestion  -  Craig Storey (2018/02/16)
Skin Skis - An all purpose no wax classic ski alternative?  -  Craig Storey (2018/02/14)
XC Ottawa raising funds for Little Angels Blood Cancer Fund at Gatineau Loppet 2018  -  Team XC Ottawa (2018/02/09)
Come Experience NAKKERTOK for free! Sun, Feb. 11th, 2018  -  Nakkertok Nordic (2018/02/08)
**UPDATE** 2018 Tay Valley Loppet, Sunday February 11th  -  Nancy Goudreau (2018/02/07)
2018 Chelsea Super Sprint, January 28th  -  Pat Audet (2018/01/22)
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