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Gatineau Park Cross-Country Ski Trail Reports - SkiTrails.xcOttawa.ca
Feb 14 (5d, 22h) - Craig Storey - Starting Point: P10, Trails Skied: Fortune Pkwy, #3, Glide Wax: Blue, Grip Wax: Vauhti Carrot covered with green
Warm sun, a bit of wind and lots and lots of fresh snow! Beautiful day for a ski! Parking lots were empty at 9:30 compare to usual but a lot more people out at 11:30.

Grooming was great, everything is quite wide and flat. As expected ts not firm yet, there's still lots of air in that snow, and as a result its slower than last week. This warmer weather will transform the snow and speed things up ahead of Gatineau Loppet.

Get out and enjoy, this is peak skiing for sure!
Latest News. . .
2019 Gatineau Loppet Wax recommendation  -  Team XC Ottawa (2019/02/15)
Here's the best guess for Saturday and Sunday.
2019 Gatineau Loppet Elite Race Details (Saturday 51km Classic)  -  Gatineau Loppet (2019/02/12)
The Gatineau Loppet has a rich history of bringing some of the very best loppet racers from Canada and the world to Gatineau. This is a tradition that the Gatineau Loppet is working hard to preserve!
2019 CSM Weekend Wax Guess  -  Craig Storey (2019/02/07)
While the warm weather has just started to move in, here's the best advice we can offer 2 days out.
2019 Canadian National Championships Seeking Volunteers!  -  Team XC Ottawa (2019/01/28)
A rare chance to see the best skiers in Canada racing in our backyard!
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.
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2019 Tay Valley Loppet  -  Tay Valley Ski Club (2019/01/05)
Skin Ski maintenance tips by Gatineau Nordique Sports  -  GNS (2018/12/29)
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The Trail Beckons: 100 Years of Cross-Country Skiing in Gatineau Park  -  Nakkertok Nordic (2018/11/16)
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)
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