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Oct. 29th - First Ski of the Season Photos
By:  Team XC Ottawa   (2008/10/29)


Get out your knickers, find the pine tar, fill your knapsack with granola! Ski season is here!

Karl making first tracks ~9:30 Oct. 28th.

Megan catching snowflakes on her tongue.

Yes, we skiers are happy!

Ploughed parking lot at P8

Megan and Karl breaking out the waxless skis.

Snowbanks on the first day of skiing?

Evidence of a groomer.

Groomed for classic and skate!

Karl and Megan testing tracks.

Megan likes the track she's skiing in...in October!

Karl enjoying a rare October ski.

The grey in the track is water under the snow.

Skating lane was medium-firm. Much better than it would have been without grooming. Thanks!

Meech Lake Rd. and Fortune Parkway intersection.


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