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Dirk Van Wijk’s Views from Pyeongchang

Nakkertok head groomer, Dirk Van Wijk is in Pyeongchang providing expert advice to prepare the Olympic cross-country ski venue. Dirk is sending back regular updates from Pyeongchang.  We hope everyone enjoys the first hand account of Olympic preparation. View #1 - Jan 25 View #2 - Jan 31 View #3  - Feb 3 View #4 [...]

2018-02-22T07:43:16-05:00 February 19th, 2018|News|

Registration now open for the Weber Loppet

Registration is now open for the  Weber Loppet on Sunday February 25. The trail is now looking good and we hope to be able to run the full loppet from Nakkertok Val-des-Monts to Nakkertok South this year.  Registration will open on Wed Feb 14 and run until 23:59 on Wed Feb 21. More details and [...]

2018-02-14T22:00:01-05:00 February 9th, 2018|News|

Dedication Cermony for John Burrows

On Sunday, January 21 at noon, there will be a dedication ceremony for John Burrows, a long-time Nakkertok volunteer who passed away in June 2017.  The ceremony will be held on Nakkertok North in Val-des-Monts.  Light refeshments will be served following the ceremony, . All Nakkertok members and the public are invited to attend. John [...]

2018-01-12T13:56:02-05:00 January 12th, 2018|News|

Introducing the Nakkertok Alumni Candy Cane Cup

Nakkertok is pleased to announce the new Nakkertok Alumni Candy Cane Cup, an early season CPL points race. This new race will allow athletes in Eastern Canada to test themselves in a high-level early season race prior without having to travel to western Canada. This race has been made possible in part to the snowmaking [...]

2017-11-22T20:47:08-05:00 November 22nd, 2017|News|

Last chance to register for ski lessons

UPDATE: Registration is now closed for classes at Nakkertok South.  However, there are still spaces open for classes at Nakkertok North in Val-des-Monts on Sunday afternoon.   Winter is quickly approaching so it is time to be thinking about cross-country ski lessons. Nakkertok has a great program for teaching young children (age 4-12) and adults [...]

2017-11-23T07:54:00-05:00 November 14th, 2017|News|

Grand Opening of the Nakkertrak Ski Loop

Nakkertok is pleased to announce the newly named Nakkertrak Ski Loop is open for the season. The cold temperatures of the past week has allowed Nakkertok trails team to make enough snow for early season skiing. The Nakkertrak Ski Loop is open to all Nakkertok members and other cross-country skiers who want to take advantage [...]

2017-11-14T22:37:14-05:00 November 13th, 2017|News|

Ski4Life Registration Now Open

Registration is now open for the Nakkertok Ski4Life program. Ski4Life is a dryland training program for adults. It is for beginner to advanced skiers that want to get ready for the ski season. There is a session on Tuesday or Wednesday evening. A great way to get active, meet people and enjoy the great outdoors. [...]

2017-09-18T21:56:33-04:00 September 18th, 2017|News|

Registration Now Open for Nakkertok Racing Program

Nakkertok offers one of the most successful cross country ski racing programs in Canada. The racing program offers professional coaches for athletes age 12 years and up. Registration is now open for those athletes that would like to participate in the year round training sessions. For more information about Nakkertok's racing program please feel free to [...]

2017-05-29T07:25:11-04:00 May 28th, 2017|News|

Thank you to the Nakkertok Volunteer Award Winners

Each year Nakkertok recognizes individuals that have made exemplified the spirit of Nakkertok volunteerism. This year the Nakkertok Volunteer Awards were presented to: Brenda Platt - New Volunteer Award Heather Erven - Volunteer of the Year Ken Linfors - Volunteer of the Year Marten Burns - Golden Toque Thank you for your dedication and hard [...]

2017-04-30T10:02:30-04:00 April 30th, 2017|News|