~5cm of new snow will really help the trails at Confed. Groomers will be out this morning grooming the new snow! Get out there! Report to come later.
Parking lot will now be open Mon to Thur 9am to 9pm and Fri to Sat 9am to 6pm. Please ensure your vehicle is removed by closing time as volunteers are responsible for closing and they may need to lock the car in. We are looking for volunteers to help open and close the gates. … Continue reading Confed Parking Lot Open
The Purple and parts of the blue trail were groomed this morning with most of the worn focused on renovating the skate lane and setting new track where the snow was deemed deep enough. Note that the grand opening the Festival of Lights is tonight to that section of the trails will be blocked off … Continue reading Grooming Update
All trails were groomed this morning. Coverage is quite good in places but thin in others and hazards like parent, gravel etc can still existing just below the snow surface. Ski with caution. Snow farming was done again on the driving range on the north middle lane and the far north side. This enables some … Continue reading Confederation Grooming Update
With the higher than expected snowfall amount last night and this morning the grooming team took advantage and went out today and re-groomed all the trails and driving range so that skiing could resume as soon as possible. Trails are in much better shape now but still a few bare spots so use caution. Only … Continue reading Confederation Grooming Update
Snow farmers were out tonight and shoveled some snow on one of the middle lanes in the driving range. It was then groomed and two tracks set. The entrance is very icy and the rest of the driving range is rock hard and not really suitable for skiing until we get more snow. A large … Continue reading Confederation Grooming Update
With the cold temperatures today and overnight the grooming crew was able to roll all of the trails at Confederation. The dense snow has made for some decent coverage with no grass showing anywhere. Snow depth is still thin though so beware of hazards even though you may not be able to see them. The … Continue reading Confederation rolled
Nice to see the snow yesterday! Hopefully it stays!! With it being so warm and the wet snow the grooming team will wait until it cools off to pack and groom this snow....likely Sunday. We think this is the best chance to keep this snow. Stay tuned for more updates.
Kind of goes without saying but the nice snow we got last weekend is all gone! Will need another 20cm of snow before it can be usable.
Welcome to the 2019-2020 ski season! Yesterday all trails Confederation was roller packed. Coverage is thin with grass showing throughout much of the trail system and any hazards would not be adequately covered yet. Snow harvesting will be happening in the evenings this week on Mon, Tues and Wed at 6pm. Focus will be on … Continue reading Confederation Park rolled