Blue Lake Centre Cross Country Skiing

The 7th most popular XC Ski in Alberta.

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North of Jasper and northwest of Hinton in William Switzer Provincial Park, the Blue Lake Adventure Centre maintains 22km of trails for classical cross country skiing. The trails roll through boreal forest.

To reach the Centre from Edmonton, head west on Highway 16 (Yellowhead) past Hinton to Highway 40 North. Turn right (north) onto Highway 40 North and travel 21 km. The sign and entrance is on the right hand side of the highway.

Overall, Blue Lake Centre is the 7th most popular cross country ski area of all 37 Nordic ski destinations in Alberta.

Blue Lake Centre Cross Country Skiing Map



Local Contact(s):  Blue Lake Lodge (780) 865 4789; Alberta Visitors (800) 661-8888; Alberta Cross Country Assoc. (403) 453-8620; Avalanche Update (403) 243-7253.

Recommended Book:  "Basic Cross-Country Skiing" from J Scott McGee

Best Season:  Dec. - Mar.

Base Camp:  Blue Lake Lodge hostel and cottages

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  53.481275, -117.802169

Date Published:  1/6/2016

Date Updated:  7/21/2016

ID:  13858

Blue Lake Centre Cross Country Skiing Map