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Venez célébrer 5 mois de ski à Nakkertok

Grâce à la Mère Nature, une fin de printemps tardive et de notre neige artificielle, il y aura du ski à Nakkertok pendant au moins 5 mois. Ce mercredi 11 avril nous allons célébrer 5 mois de ski à Nakkertok. Le 11 novembre était le premier jour de ski sur le Nakkertrak et 5 mois [...]

2018-04-17T09:27:58-04:00 avril 17th, 2018|Nouvelles|

Nominate a Volunteer for the Nakkertok Community Awards

The Nakkertok Board of Directors is seeking nominations for the Nakkertok Community Awards. Each year the Community Awards recognize members who have contributed a significant amount of time and effort to the Nakkertok community and ski season. We are seeking nominations of Nakkertok members with outstanding contributions to our club in the following categories: Volunteer(s) [...]

2018-03-12T20:33:40-04:00 mars 12th, 2018|Nouvelles|

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 [...]

2018-02-25T14:53:21-05:00 février 25th, 2018|Nouvelles|

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 février 9th, 2018|Nouvelles|

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 janvier 12th, 2018|Nouvelles|

Candy Cane Classic is a GO!

The Nakkertok Alumni Candy Cane Cup is a GO!!!  The cold weather and Nakkertok snow making will make it possible to host this early season CPL points race. We will be making the final decisions on the courses on December 12th.  The sprint course will stay the same, the distance course has been adjusted: Candy Cane [...]

2017-12-13T09:17:51-05:00 décembre 7th, 2017|Nouvelles|

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 novembre 22nd, 2017|Nouvelles|

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 novembre 14th, 2017|Nouvelles|

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 novembre 13th, 2017|Nouvelles|

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 septembre 18th, 2017|Nouvelles|