CANSI Level 1 Nordic Instructor Course (& Refresher)
Jan 21 all-day

CANSI Level 1 – Cross-Country Ski Instructor Course and Refresher

This 16-hour course will introduce you to the fundamentals of X-Country skiing and the Canadian technique. You will improve your demonstration skills and learn how to introduce new people to the sport.

Sign up at cansi.ca. Please note the course takes place over two dates: January 7th & 21st. CANSI Refresher is January 7th only.


3 out of 4 people enjoying x-country skiing at Manning



Moonlight Ski Down
Jan 27 @ 7:30 pm

Enjoy a winter tradition in Manning Park’s true Alpine wilderness. Experience Nordic skiing in the magic of winter after dark with Manning Park Resort’s Moonlight Ski Down.

Moonlight SkiTake the shuttle bus to Strawberry Flats. Cross country ski 8km back down along South Gibson trail to the Lodge by the light of the full moon. Star watch by Lightning Lake.

Sign up in advance at the Nordic Centre to reserve your spot. This is an 8km ski, best for those with some experience.

Cost: $15 per person, includes classic cross country ski rentals, an evening trail pass, shuttle ride, and safety patrol. Prices adjusted accordingly if you bring your own skis.


Cascade Cup Loppet
Feb 3 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm

Sign up for the Manning Park’s Cascade Cup Loppet, a classic cross country ski event taking place 10 am – 1:30 pm at Lightning Lake in Manning Park Resort. Afterward, lunch and the awards ceremony begin at 2 pm.

Park at the Lightning Lake race site or at Manning Park Resort Lodge. From the Lodge, take the shuttle bus up to the lake 8:30 and 9:30 am.

Choose the 2, 4, 15 or 30 km race. Race fees include daily trail pass and post race lunch.

Plan to stay the night at the Lodge!

Registration now open at: www.zone4.ca

More info:

Email: nordic@manningpark.com

Shawnigan Lake Ski Week
Feb 4 – Feb 9 all-day

The Tradition continues! We are so excited to welcome back Shawnigan Lake School for their Ski Week!

*PLEASE NOTE: Feb 4-9th, 2018 rentals are unavailable, and lessons are extremely limited due to a large group. Thank you for your understanding. For further questions, contact snowschool@manningpark.com*

Feb 10-12th – Reciprocal Black-outs
Feb 10 – Feb 12 all-day

Please note these dates are black-out periods for all mountain reciprocals. Thank you!

Starlight Guided Snowshoe Tour
Feb 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Enjoy a winter tradition in Manning Park’s true Alpine wilderness. Experience snowshoeing after dark with our Starlight Guided Snowshoe Tour.

Join our experienced guides for a 2-hour snowshoe adventure under the stars.

Trek through powder christened pines across snow crested fields. Return to the Nordic Centre later for a hot drink.

Cost: $30 per person, includes snowshoe rentals. $20 per person, if you bring your own snowshoes. Sign up in advance at the Nordic Centre.

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Family Day – 50% off Lift & Trail Passes!
Feb 12 all-day

Bring your family up to Manning Park Resort to celebrate Family Day with us! Manning Park is offering 50% off both lift passes at the Alpine ski area, and trail tickets at the Nordic Centre.

Lots of family fun and free activities to take part in all weekend long!

At the Nordic Centre: Word of the Trail – look for hidden letters to fill in a saying or word on the Beaver Pond Trail, Strawberry Flats and Shadow Lake, and then enter to win!

At the Ski Hill: Chairlift Lottery – you can win just by riding the chair!
-Snow graffiti, facepainting and snow bocce in the Village
-mountain bingo hunt: Check in at the Ticket Office to get your card!
New this year: Kids race your parent! Parents, challenge your kid in this dual obstacle course!


❤️ Valentine’s Day at Manning Park Resort ❤️
Feb 14 all-day

Join us for a Valentine’s Day menu after skiing in the Pinewoods Dining Room.

Tim Barker photo

Valentine’s Day Silhouette

Lantern Lit Ski
Feb 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Join us for a magical evening with our Lantern Lit Ski. We’re lighting an easy trail with lanterns for a night ski from 7:30 – 9:30 pm. The event starts at the Nordic Centre at Manning Park Resort. All levels of cross country skiers can participate in this beautiful event.

The Lantern Lit Ski is free with a valid trail pass. Evening trail tickets and rentals (including headlamp rentals) are available at the Nordic Centre, open until 9:30 pm. Stop by for a free hot chocolate after the trail.

More info:

Email: nordic@manningpark.com

Never Ever Day! – Learn to Ski @ Manning Park Resort
Feb 23 all-day


If you have never skied before – this day is for you! Get involved and find out what this skiing stuff is all about!
Available for skiing, snowboarding and cross-country skiing at Manning Park Resort!


Supported by the Canadian Ski Council. Sign up at: http://www.nevereverdays.com/ *

*This event is not offered in-house. Prior sign-up required through Nevereverdays.com is required.