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The Wapiti Nordic Ski Centre Lodge is located south on Hwy 40. Turn right across from Camp Tamarack and proceed 1km to the lodge and parking lot. SEASON OPENER Sunday Nov 24 • 1-4 pm @ Steve Cooper Lodge. Free skiing and snowshoeing, ski swap, waxing demonstrations, buy your membership, ski vendors, enjoy hot chocolate and cookies. Bring your family and friends! Sign up for lessons and programs.

Visit our website: www.wapitinordic.com • latest news and events • current ski trail conditions • trail map • program descriptions • links to GP running and biking websites

CROSS COUNTRY SKI LESSONS START THE 1ST WEEK OF JAN 2014 • Bunnyrabbits (ages 4-5) • Jackrabbits (ages 8 to 10) • Biathlon Bears (ages 8 to 11) • Track Attack (ages 10 to 16) • Recreational Skiing for boys & girls (ages 10-16) • Adults (Beginner/Int/Advanced)

Ski 7 days a week! Over 35 km of ski trails. 4.5 km of lit trails. Ski rentals available. Warm up and socialize beside the fireplace in the Lodge. Our 3000 sq. ft. lodge has washrooms and a wax room. Lodge hours: Weekdays 10 am - 9 pm Weekends 10 am - 5 pm The Lodge is available for rental outside of ski season May 1 - October 30. Annual memberships or day passes available at the Lodge, or check the website.

JUNIOR RACERS An opportunity for skiers 12 to 18 years old to train for racing and participate in races throughout the province. BIATHLON PROGRAM This program, which combines skiing and marksmanship, provides an opportunity for participants to train every Saturday at the biathlon range. Racing opportunities also exist. OTHER PROGRAMS and EVENTS • Variety Pac Club Races • Monthly Moonlight Ski Tours • Family Day Ski Tour • OBW Loppet (freestyle) • Chicks on Sticks (women only) - Mon/Thu Nights • Sveinungsgard Loppet (classic) • Volunteer to help run our programs Host of the annual Banff Mountain Film Festival January 12, 13 & 14, 2014 at the GPRC theater Grande Prairie. Tickets available at our season opener or at the Crystal Center in person or online. For more information call 780-539-9050 or check the WNSC website.

Wapiti Nordic Ski Centre 780.539.9050 Box 1176, Grande Prairie, AB T8V 4B6 www.wapitinordic.com 26 - Winter 2013

Community Connections - Winter 2014  

Community Connections Recreation and Leisure Guide for Grande Prairie and Area