January 15, 2013
WRS Wildlife Ski Tour - March 2, 2013
Algonquin Park's Wildlife Research Station (WRS), in cooperation with The Friends of Algonquin Park and Ontario Parks, will be hosting a ski event on Algonquin Park's Leaf Lake Ski Trail network, named one of Canada's top cross country ski trails. Join us on March 2, 2013 to classic or skate ski, learn about winter habitats of Algonquin wildlife, and enjoy a chili lunch.
Event Schedule - March 2, 2013
The events schedule is subject to updates, please check back in upcoming weeks.
|8:30am to 9:50am||Event Registration||Leaf Lake Ski Trail Parking Lot|
|10:00am to 2:00pm*||Ski Event Start Time||Leaf Lake Ski Trail (6.6km [or longer] from the trailhead to Dee's Cabin and return)|
|11:00am to 2:00pm||Lunch and Wildlife Presentations||Dee's Cabin on the Leaf Lake Ski Trail (Download a PDF map)|
|* You are welcome to ski longer, however lunch ends at 2:00 pm. All participants should be off the Leaf Lake Ski Trail before dark.|
Registration & Cost
The cost for this event is $10 per individual or $25 per family. This cost includes the ski event, plus a chili lunch (meat or vegetarian option) at Dee's Cabin from 11:00am to 2:00pm. All participants must also have a valid Park Permit.
Early bird registration is possible online until February 28, 2013 or you may register the day of the event (March 2, 2013) at the Leaf Lake Ski Trailhead from 8:30am to 9:50am.
For more information contact the Wildlife Research Station.
- Winter in Algonquin Park
- Special Events in Algonquin Park
- Skiing in Algonquin Park
- Current Ski Trail Conditions
- Current Snow Depth in Algonquin Park
- Camping at Mew Lake Campground in Winter
- Accommodation Outside Algonquin Park in Winter