Cross-country skiing and snowshoeing

Birkie Rookie Program at the Strathcona Wilderness Centre

Facility closures and program cancellations

ALL Strathcona County recreation and culture facilities are CLOSED and programs are CANCELLED until June 15 or until further notice. Visit Strathcona County’s COVID-19 page often for updates, including information on recreation pass and program refunds.

Questions? E-mail recreation@strathcona.ca

Why can't I ski at the Strathcona Wilderness Centre?

Go cross-country skiing and snowshoeing at the Strathcona Wilderness Centre!


Cross-country skiing features

  • Explore world class groomed trails for classic and skate skiing.
  • Rent classic touring and skin skis, and skate skis
  • Try out sit-skis and lessons for Para-Nordic skiers.
  • Sign up for group or private lessons for beginners to advanced skiers, children and adults.
  • Warm-up indoors in the skiers lounge.

Snowshoeing features

  • Rent snowshoes for children and adults.
  • Sign up for group and school lessons.
  • Explore snowshoe and multipurpose trails.

Stay a while

  • Stay for the day or the weekend in our lodge with commercial kitchen.
  • Bundle up and ski or snowshoe to the tent-sites.
  • Cook meals on the wood cook stove in the cookhouse.
  • Bring the family, sports team, church or school group.

View the abundant wildlife

  • Enjoy spotting birds, moose and deer.
  • Leave your pets at home!

Contact
780-922-3939

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Last updated: Tuesday, March 24, 2020
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