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Feb 20 (5M, 4w) by Sheila Kealey from South: Stadium
Trails Skied: Jackrabbit, Powerline, Suuronen/Mallory Loop, Stadium, Lower Lit loop, Johannsenhus to Owl cabin Loop, Warm-up Loop, Pond Loops, Pooch Loop [0km], Glide Wax: NA, Grip Wax:
Surprisingly good skiing considering the rain and ice in the city! Yesterday's grooming held up well, and the crust is soft enough to get a good edge and skate skiing was fun and fast but not icy; classic skiing looked o.k. but was reportedly slow in the tracks. Klister binder + klister a must.

About Skiing at Nakkertok..


Nakkertok has a network of about 75km of skating, classical and backcountry trails at two locations just north of Ottawa in the Gatineau Hills.


General Info: Driving Directions | Trail Maps | Trail Conditions | Grooming Activity Report.


Nakkertok South is the main attraction offering groomed skating and classic skiing, chalets, races and children's programming. There are lit trails for night skiing. Club membership, or a day-use fee required for skiing.


Nakkertok North trails are quite demanding, and only occasionally groomed (Fridays). They offer a refreshing backcountry wilderness experience for those with good skiing skills. The trails at Nakkertok North are almost always quiet. The annual Nakkerloppet event in February is a great opportunity to discover these trails by making the North to South crossing.

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