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Credit Valley Conservation - Cross-Country Sking

Ontario Trails Events

Event: Credit Valley Conservation - Cross-Country Sking
Trail: Elora Cataract Trailway
Date: 2017-12-01 to 2018-03-31
Abstract: From beginner to expert, explore our trails! Weather and conditions permitting. Credit Valley Conservation, along with our partners, manage over 52 km of trails, which includes parts of the Bruce, and Trans-Canada trail networks.
Type: Cross-Country Skiing
Time: n/a
Location: Various Locations, Southern Ontario
Online URL: http://www.creditvalleyca.ca/enjoy-the-outdoors/activities/cross-country-skiing/
Cost: See Event Website

When the snow starts to fall our thoughts start to turn to indoor activities. Why not take the opportunity to dust of those skis or try something new! Our Conservation Areas offer cross country skiing opportunities throughout the watershed.

Terra Cotta Conservation Area

This area now offers 6km of groomed cross-country ski trails suitable for beginners to the more advanced. The trails take you through hardwood bush and past a frozen lake and over varying terrain. Admission fees or membership apply.

Cross-country ski rentals include the following:

  • Fischer skis with bindings
  • Fischer poles
  • Fisher boots

Rental Fees*

  • Adult – $27 plus HST
  • Children (6-14) – $17 plus HST
  • Seniors (60+) – $17 plus HST

*$100 deposit per family applies

The following conservation areas do not have rentals available:

Island Lake Conservation Area

This area has over 10 km of multiuse trails and acres of open frozen lake surface to use for cross country skiing, when conditions permit.
Admission fees or membership apply.

Upper Credit Conservation Area

The flat to rolling hills of this Conservation Area allow for great cross country skiing opportunities. The trails in this area not maintained and are designated for multiple uses. Donations accepted at parking kiosk.

Elora Cataract Trailway

This linear trail is designated for multiple uses, as a result conditions are usually snow packed. The flat terrain makes it ideal for cross country skiers. Donations accepted at the parking kiosk.