BV Nordic Centre

Trail Conditions

Sat. Dec.16

3K {Down and Out} All Logging Roads were groomed last night. Some grooming where we can around the staging area this morning. Hound Heaven is recomended for the Dog Trail  Enjoy your ski

Fri. Dec. 15

Pisten Bully is fixed. Grooming where we can on the Dog Trails this morning.Hound Heaven is best. Out the 3K{Down and Out} to Junction U Then out to Wet ZinKwa Trail. We hope to groom Logging Roads tonight. Enjoy your ski

Wed. Dec. 13

The Nordic Centre is waiting for parts for the Pisten Bully. If there is new snow we will set with the Ginzu Groomer.  Thank- you

Sunday Dec.10

 We were able to groom Broadway {lower lit} . This trail was a haul road so we had to pull in snow from the sides. It is spotty in places but skiable and will get you out to WetZinKwa Trail which is very nice. Enjoy your ski

Friday Dec. 8

Last night WetZinKwa Trail and Demonstration Trail were groomed. Access these by using the 3K {Down and Out} watch for logging trucks. This should be the last day for logging trucks on the Chris Dahlie side. We will do our best to rejuvanate the haul roads back to trails.Dog Trails are open now with some obstacles. Right now you may ski with your dog any where it is trackset in the Dog Trail area. Enjoy your ski

Thu Dec 7

Dog trails are open! Pooch Paradise has been trackset except for 200 m of haul road that can be walked until we get more snow. Hound Heaven is an out and back ski until logging moves further west. On both sides of HBM road, there is great skiing to be enjoyed wherever trails are groomed. Tracksetters will continue to open trails as logging moves out and as snowcover allows. 

Tue. Dec. 5

We were able to trackset part of the Logging Road system this morning. Upper Loggihg Road,Trail beside Lower Logging Road, Fuhr  connector, Bob's Boogie, and to the end of the new Demonstration Road Extension. More trails are close to being open. Skiing is very good. 

Dec 1 update

Open this weekend with some trails groomed on Chris Dahlie side only. Ski the 2.5 km loop clockwise then continue on west side of Goldeneye Lake then down the Perimeter then back the way you came. No loops yet. Watch for sections disturbed by logging. More trails will be open as soon as other logging completes and as snowpack allows..

Fri Dec 1

Closed today. Log hauling in front of lodge today (Friday) and possibly next week. Open for skiing on the weekend with some trails groomed on Chris Dahlie side only. More trails will be open soon. See news article.

Wed. Nov.29

Grooming has been underway this morning. Parking Lots and Road have been ploughed. This condition report will be unchanged until Monday. Tracksetting will continue over this time.  Enjoy your ski

Tue. Nov. 28

Trails that are available were groomed this morning. Good skiing conditions. Enjoy your ski.

Mon. Nov. 27

All available trails were groomed this morning. Skiing conditions are very good. All of PINE CREEK TRAILS remain CLOSED. We look forward to opening day Dec. 2 and having many more trails open. Enjoy your ski.

Sunday Nov. 26

Limited grooming completed this morning, fresh snow too sticky to complete any more for now...

Sat. Nov. 25

Grooming will be done on our available trails this morning. Remember all of PINE CREEK TRAILS are CLOSED due to logging. Enjoy your ski

Thu. Nov. 23

Due to warm weather conditions we are unable to groom until it cools down.

Wed. Nov. 22

Grooming will not start until noon today. This warm weather is not helping skiing or the logging activity. 

Tue. Nov. 21

Grooming is underway on our available trails this morning.All of PINE CREEK TRAILS ARE CLOSED. Please respecy this- Logging is ongoing on these trails. ENJOY YOUR SKI

Monday Nov. 20

Good conditions continue today on the trails we are able to use. Be aware Truck hauling of logs may start today. There has been NO siting of bear tracks since Wednesday- so may be hibernating. Remember PINE CREEK and DOG TRAILS are CLOSED due to Logging. We are hoping for a Dec. !or 2 opening. ENJOY YOUR SKI

Sunday Nov 19

Parking lot & road have been ploughed, tracksetting is underway on a few of the upper side trails, as noted previously (Pine Creek, dog trails CLOSED for logging). Fresh snow & sunshine, Enjoy!

Saturday Nov. 18

Grooming has been done on the available trails this morning. Conditions are very good. NO bear tracks have been seen this morning and as it turns out the tracks seen yesterday were black bear. Please stay on trackset trails only-Thanks and Enjoy yourski

Friday Nov. 17

PLEASE BE AWARE that today GRIZZLY BEAR tracks were seen on the trails. NO BEAR was seen. For your safety be ALERT and try to ski with friends. We will be grooming again in the morning on the same trails that have been groomed. Remember PINE CREEK TRAILS are CLOSED and only ski where we have trackset-THANK-YOU. We are trying to be offially open Dec. 1. Logging Truck hauling will start Monday Nov. 20

Wednesday Nov,15

Hello Skiers, please be aware and respect that the Pine Creek Trails as of today are CLOSED due to LOGGING activity. We are expecting to open the dog trails December 1. On the Chris Dahlie side you may only ski on what is trackset. This is due to logging trucks using these other trails for hauling. The loggers are doing their best to move this along. The scales do not open until Nov. 20 and we plan to be in operation Dec.1. Conditions are very good where we have trackset. ENJOY YOUR SKI

Fall harvesting

Wetzin’Kwa is building road and logging near the Chris Dahlie ski trails and Nature hiking trails. Trail closure notices will be posted on affected trails and on nearby trailhead mapboards. See the Fall 2017 News for more info.  
 

April 10

Skiing is over for another season. THANKS to all that made it work. A number of upgrades will take place over the summer and fall--from removing danger trees to some trail improvments. Some Lodge work will be underway as well.Get in touch with a board member to be involved.

Sunday March 26

Spring skiing. Trails are best skied when it warms a bit.Area is open until end of month.

Sat. March 25

Grooming is underway this morning. Come up for some spring skiing.

Friday March 24

All trails have 1to 2 cm of new snow. Will groom after it cools off.

Thu. March 23

This morning the Lower Lit Trail,Wet ZinKwa  and1.5 were groomed. Pick your time of day to ski- let the snow warm up a bit. Enjoy your ski.

Wed. March 22

There is 1CM of new snow on the trails. This helps a bit but conditions are still firm underneath so be careful

Tue. March 21

Lower Lit Trail. Wet ZinKwa Trail and the new Snake Trail were groomed. Enjoy your ski

Monday March 20

First day of SPRNIG. Conditions are much the same as the last couple of days GOOD. Enjoy your ski

Sunday March 19

Conditions are much thr same as yesterday with a dusting of new snow. Enjoy your ski

Sat. March 18

All trails have a firm base with 1CM snow on top.Enjoy your ski

Friday March 17

Springtime skiing makes cunditions change during the day. Afternoons seem best. Enjoy your ski

Thu. March 16

Goldeneye Lake Loop was groomed this morning.Conditions are now changing through- out the day so plan for your skiing ability. Enjoy your ski

Wed. March 15

Trails remain in good condition with a dusting of new snow. Enjoy your ski

Tue. March 14

This morning we groomed Outside Perimeter, 3K, Winter Games Trail and Biathlon. Yesterdays grooming is in excellent shape. Enjoy your ski

Mon. March 13

 This morning. we  groomed Lower Lit Trail, Logging Roads, Valley View Trail and Pooch Paradise. Remember only Pooch Paradise is open on Pine Creek side because of DANGER TREES. Enjoy your ski

Sunday March 12

As you can see on the website we have had to close most of Pine Creek trails due to increasing danger from tree fall-down.. Dog Trails remain open. Pooch Paradise and Logging Roads were groomed this morning. Enjoy your ski

Sat. March 11

Marathon Day. Come up and enjoy the day.Dog Trails will be closed during the Marathon today 9AM to 3PM Thank-you

Friday March 10

Today we will be grooming for the marathon .All trails recently groom remain in very good condition. Enjoy your ski.

Thu. March 9

Pooch Paradise , Hound Heaven, Pine Creek Trails were groomed last night. This morning Logging Roads and Valley View Trail will be groomed. Fnjoy your ski.

Wed. March 8

Staging Area, Biathlon, .75, 1.5, 2.5 were groomed this morning. All other trails have 3cm of very light snow. Marathon route was the most recently groomed -yesterday. Enjoy your ski.

Tuesday March 7

Marathon route  and Dog Trails were groomed this morning. Marathon is this Saturday March 11. Enjoy your ski.

Monday March 6

Trails are in good condition.We will remove trees that came down between D and E on Pine Creek later on. Enjoy your ski.

Sunday March 5

All trails remain in good condition. Enjoy your ski.

Sat. March 4

All trails have been groomed in the last 2 days and are in good condition. Enjoy your ski.

Friday March 3

 Goldeneye Lake Loop, Hilltop Loop and Outstde Perimeter Trail were groomed this morning. Enjoy your ski

Thu. March 2

Logging Roads, Valley View Trail and 3K will be groomed this morning. Enjoy your ski

Wed. March 1

Grooming will be underway this morning. School program first then the Pine Creek side. We are trying to fix ice holes at gate.

Tue. Feb. 28

Tracksetting has been done on the Lit Trails and the 3K.

Monday Feb. 27

Still very good skiing today.Please be aware of a few ice patches on the Lower Lit Trail. Skiing on the South Side will be the safer side. Enjoy your ski.

Sunday Feb. 26

With 2cm of new snow our trails remain in very good condition. Enjoy your ski

Sat. Feb. 25

All groomed trails are in good condition. Enjoy your ski

Friday Feb. 24

Outside Perimeter Trail, Goldeneye Lake Loop, Winter Games Trail were groomtd this morning. Enjoy your ski

Thu. Feb. 23

Upper and Lower Logging Roads and Valley View Trail out to viewing area were groomed this morning. Enjoy your ski

Tue. Feb. 21

Staging Area, 1.5, 2.5, 3K, Lower Lit Trail. Hound Heaven, Pooch Paradise  and Pine Creek were groomed this morning. Enjoy your ski

Monday Feb. 20

All trails have a trace of new snow for a good ski.

Sunday Feb.19

Skiing conditions are very good. Logging Roads and part of Valley View  will be groomed later today. Enjoy your ski.

Sat. Feb. 18

Conditions are very good . With 6cm of new snow yesterday we groomed Biathlon, Lower Lit Trail, Goldeneye Lake Loop 2.5, Outside Perimeter Trail, Pooch Paradise, Hound Heaven and last night Pine Creek.  Enjoy your ski

Friday Feb. 17

Pooch Paradise, Hound Heaven, Outside Perimeter Trail,1.5, Biathlon and Lower Lit Trail were groomed this morning. Enjoy your ski

Thu. Feb. 16

Road is better today.Trails will very depending on temperature and location. Spring skiing already.

Wed. Feb. 15

Nordic Road is extremely icy, MASTERS session cancelled tonight.

Tue. Feb. 14

Logging Roads and Valley View Trail out to first viewing area are being groomed this morning. Enjoy your ski

Mon. Feb. 13

This morning Pooch Paradise and Pine Creek Trails are being groomed. Enjoy your ski

Sat. Feb. 11

1.5, 2.5, 3.5, 5K and Pooch Paradise were groomed this morning. All other Trails are in good shape. So everyone knows there has been a wolf seen on the Pooch Paradise Trail this morning. The Conservation Officers are notified and will deal with the situation. Please keep your dog close or leash it.  Thank-you

Friday Feb. 10

Ski trails received a dusting of new snow  overnight. Again trails are skiable but firm.

Thu. Feb. 9

Our trails remain in skiable but firm condition. Grooming will start with new snow and warmer tempertures.

Monday Feb.6

All trails have been groomed within the last few days. They are in firm but skiable condition and it looks like this will not change any time soon. Snowdance anyone?

Friday Feb. 3

Goldeneye Lake Loop, Hlltop Loop and Outside Perimeter Trail were groomed this morning. All other trails are in good shape. Enjoy your ski

Thu. Feb. 2

All trails are in good condition. We will groom Goldeneye Lake loop, Hilltop Loop and Outside Perimeter loop tomorrow.  Enjoy your ski

Wed. Feb. 1

Pine Creek side was groomed last night. Lower Lit,2.5, 3K, Logging Roads, Valley View Trail were groomed yesterday and trees were removed from Outside Perimeter Trail. Enjoy your ski

Tue. Jan. 31

Grooming is underway this morning on the Staging Area, Lower Lit Trail, Logging Roads and Valley View Trail. Trees on the Pine Creek side will be removed today. Enjoy your ski

Mon. Jan/ 30

Grooming is underway on the Pine Creek Trails this morning.Because of the wind a lot of trees came down  so just the far side to the 7.5 including the connectors are done. You will have to go back on the same trail- Thanks.  Tomorrow these trees will be removed. Roads are in good condition.Enjoy your ski 

Sunday Jan 29

The road has been graded, the rain has stopped, and the Tracksetters are doing their best to try to till what remaining snow is on the trails. Women's Clinic 2017 is underway today, the lodge will be full at lunchtime and in the afternoon with almost 60 participants, and 9 instructors. 

Saturday Jan 28

DANGER! The Nordic road is extremely slippery, despite grading it is still raining causing it to glaze over. DO NOT GO!

Fri. Jan. 27

Trails remain very skiable. Grooming will depend on our wet weather to come.We will keep you updated. 

Wed. Jan. 25

All trails are in good condition.Enjoy your ski

Tue. Jan. 24

This morning we are grooming the Dog Trails and Pine Creek Trails. Enjoy your ski

Monday Jan. 23

Trail conditions remain in good shape. Enjoy your ski

Sunday Jan. 22

Skiing conditions are good with a skiff of new snow. Enjoy your ski

Sat. Jan. 21

Pooch Paradise and Pine Creek Trails were groomed last night. All other trails were groomed yesterday . Enjoy your ski   Road and parking were done

Friday Jan. 20

This morning Logging Roads , Valley View  and 3K will be groomed. Goldeneye Lake Loop, Outside Perimeter Trail and the 2.5 lit trail were groomed. Enjoy your ski

Wed. Jan. 18

No grooming this morning as conditions are too wet.We will groom soon as it cools down.HBMtn road was good this morning.

Tue. Jan 17

Staging and Biathlon Area, 1.5, 2.5, Lower Lit Trail and Pooch Paradise Trail were groomed this morning. Be careful on Hudson Bay Mtn road.

Sunday Jan. 15

Today Dog Trails and Pine Creek Trails have been groomed. The Tour de Soup route will groomed this morning. Valley View Trail is groomed Come up and participate. Enjoy your ski

Friday Jan. 13

All available trails remain in great condition with a skiff of new snow. Demonstration trail and Wet Zinkwa trail remain closed for logging activity. Enjoy your ski

Wed. Jan. 11

All available trails are in great condition. Enjoy your ski

Mon. Jan. 9

Pooch Paradise, Hound Haeven, Pine Creek Trails were groomed last night.This morning Logging Rds. and Valley View Trail were groomed, Presently we are grooming Golden Eye Lake Loop, Hilltop Loop and Outside Perimeter Trail, There is still logging activity in the Demenstration Forest area, Enjoy your ski

Sun. Jan. 8

Pisten Bully is back working. Groomed Lower Lit Trail, 1.5, 2.5 and Playground area. Enjoy your ski

Sat. Jan. 7

Our Snow Cat has a overheating Problem so grooming today will be done with the GINZU GROOMER and SNOWMOBILE.. Fortunately we were able to groom Staging Area and Biathlon Area this morning with the CAT. Will update.

Fri. Jan. 6

We have 2.5 cm of new snow. This makes for really nice skiing. Tracksetting will begin later on after the snow stops. Enjoy your ski

Thu. Jan. 5

Pooch Paradise, Hound Heaven, Pine Creek, Lower Lit Trail were groomed last night and this morning. Enjoy your ski

Wed. Jan. 4 2017

The Trails remain in very good condition. It is warmer at the Nordic Centre than in the valley so go and enjoy the trails.

Jan. 3 2017

Our snow quality remains great and skiing is very good. Warmer at the Nordic Centre this morning. Enjoy your ski

Sunday Jan. 1

HAPPY NEW YEAR to  all the skiers at the NORDIC CENTRE. No new snow but conditions are very good. Enjoy your ski

Sat. Dec. 31

All trails have been groomed over the last two days.  A few twigs are still poking  through but skiing is very good. Enjoy your ski and HAPPY NEW YEAR

Friday Dec. 30

Last night Upper and Lower Logging Rds.  and Valley View Trail were groomed.Today Goldeneye Lake Loop, Hilltop Loop and Outside Perimeter Trail will be groomed. Enjoy your ski

Thu. Dec. 29

Road ploughing and parking will be done first, Pooch Paradise, Hound Heaven, Pine Creek, Biathlon, 1.5, 2.5, Lower Lit Trail have been groomed tuday. Fnjoy your ski

Wed. Dec. 28

Grooming is underway on the Goldeneye Lake Loop, Hilltop Loop and Outside Perimeter Trail. Fnjoy your ski