Feb
3
Sat
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

Feb
4
Sun
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
Sat
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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Feb
12
Mon
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!

 

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

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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.

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Mar
17
Sat
St. Paddy’s Snowshoe Stomp
Mar 17 all-day

Do the St. Paddy’s Snowshoe Stomp –  try this snowshoe scavenger hunt with a riddle twist!

We will have riddles hidden out along our snowshoe trails in the trail network around the Resort.  Participants can find the stations, solve the riddles and enter to win prizes.  Entry will be free with snowshoe rental, or if you have your own snowshoes, you can enter for $2 for individuals or $5 for a team.  The riddles will be up and entries will be accepted from 8:30am-6:30pm on March 17th.

Check in at the Manning Park Resort Nordic Centre for your riddle map.

More info:

Email: nordic@manningpark.com

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Mar
18
Sun
Nordic Top to Bottom Fest
Mar 18 all-day

Challenge yourself and your friends with Manning Park’s Nordic Top to Bottom Fest. Time your skate or classic ski for the 8 km distance from the “top to the bottom”, from Strawberry Flats down to the Similkameen River in Manning Park Resort.

Register at the Nordic Centre from 9 – 10 am. Ride the Manning Park Resort shuttle bus up to Strawberry Flats, and relax in the warming hut until your start time. The course is open 11 – 1 pm.

Cost: $15 per run. Trail pass is not included.

After the race join us at the Nordic Centre for a free burger and prizes. This is a freestyle event: skate skiers and classic skiers are both welcome.

More info:

Email: nordic@manningpark.com

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Mar
19
Mon
Never Ever Day! – Learn to Ski @ Manning Park Resort
Mar 19 all-day

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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.

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Mar
24
Sat
Spring Fest
Mar 24 – Mar 25 all-day

Come celebrate spring at Manning Park with the carnival-like atmosphere of some fun ski events. The Streak the Streak Race, the Slush Cup and the Dummy Downhill are all part of the rollicking good fun we have planned.

Registration for events is in the Daylodge from 8:30am.

March 24 Streak-the-Streak Fun Race

This fun race will challenge any level of racer. Enter as an individual or gather your best buds and form a team of 3 to participate. Two chances to win!

If you can ride a blue square, you can do this race!

A team is comprised of:

  • a team of 3 persons
  • both genders, and
  • at least 2 of: (1) downhill skiing; (2) telemark skiing; and (3) snowboarding disciplines.

Costumes and team spirit welcome!

March 25 Slush Cup & Dummy Downhill

Dummy Downhill start @ 11:30am in Terrain Park area

Slush Cup start @ 1pm by Twin Tow building

BBQ on from 11am-2pm

Take part in the annual Dummy Downhill event!

Be devious, be crafty, be cute, be funny. Create the most ingenious downhill dummy your creative genius can fathom. Your dummy will ski down a hill, take a jump and then….well, we’ll see what happens!

Prizes for best jump. Public will vote on the best dummy.

We challenge you to try out the Slush Cup!

Will your jump clear the slushy pit, or will you test the temperature of its slushy waters? Prizes for best jumps. A wet-suited rescuer will be waiting in the wings in case the slush wins!

If you don’t want to risk a freezee baptism, we won’t blame you. Join the fun and watch the spectacle with rest of the crowd! Costumes welcome!