TRAILS AND CONDITIONS

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Overview


Discover cross-country ski trails throughout Nova Scotia and experience the beauty of our province. There’s a trail for everyone! Visit a cross-country ski club near you to learn about programs for all ages. View the calendar of events for social skis, event listings, and more.

Emerging Conditions


TUES FEB 25 | 1:00 PM

TBC Conditions – To Be Confirmed Conditions, used when we are awaiting updates from trail systems.

Trail Fees – Check with trail location for user fees. Many organizations are 100% volunteer-driven and depend on membership fees for operational expenses.

No Fee Trails (in report below) – Victoria Park, Town of Kentville, Kejimkujik & Friends of Ellenwood Park.

REGIONTRAILS GROOMEDNOTES + XC CLUB
Cape BretonNorth Highlands NordicFEB 25TRAILS OPEN: 12km, 16′ wide groom skate-classic-snowshoe
NOTES: Mostly great conditions, 9°, Details
BASE: 60cm
GROOMING: 2004 PistonBully tractor PB 100, mechanically groomed + tilled track
❄️North Highlands Nordic | Conditions | nhn@xcski.ca | 902-383-2479
Cape BretonSeaview Golf ClubTRAILS OPEN: Yes
NOTES: Check Facebook posts for details, Details
❄️Cape Breton Nordic | Facebook | Trail Map | cbxcski@gmail.com
Cape BretonSki Ben EoinWEEKLYTRAILS OPEN: Check directly for details
❄️Ski Ben Eoin | Conditions | Trail Map | 902-295-7694
Cape BretonSki TuonelaFEB 21TRAILS OPEN: Classic 25km, Skate 15km
NOTES: Fantastic skiing, Details
BASE: 65cm
❄️Ski Tuonela | Conditions | 902-295-7694
AntigonishThe Keppoch
TRAILS OPEN: Classic 9km, Skate 3.5km
NOTES: Details
GROOMING: Snowdog groomer
❄️ The Keppoch | Facebook | thekeppoch@gmail.com
TruroVictoria ParkFEB 21
TRAILS OPEN: Yes
NOTES: Good conditions, bit of ice in a few spots, lots of snow.
GROOMING: Roller + Scratch
❄️Victoria Park | Facebook | Trail Map | 902-895-7078
TruroCobequid TrailTRAILS OPEN: TBC conditions
NOTES: Groomed section Willow St. – Old Barns
❄️Facebook | 902-895-7078 (Ski Info Recording)
WentworthSki WentworthFEB 20TRAILS OPEN: 10km
Contact directly for further details.
❄️Ski Wentworth | Conditions | Trail Map
SpryfieldGraves OakleyTRAILS OPEN: 0km
NOTES: Details
❄️Halifax Nordic | Conditions | info@halifaxnordic.ca
MusquodoboitDollar LakeFEB 25TRAILS OPEN: TBC conditions
NOTES: Details
❄️Halifax Nordic | Conditions | info@halifaxnordic.ca
Waverley
MacDonald Sports Park
TRAILS OPEN: 0km
NOTES: Details
❄️Halifax Nordic | Conditions | Trail Map info@halifaxnordic.ca
OakfieldOakfield Golf and Country ClubTRAILS OPEN: TBC conditions
NOTES: Details
❄️Halifax Nordic | Conditions | Trail Map | Oakfield Golf and Country Club | info@halifaxnordic.ca
TimberleaThe Links at BrunelloFeb 24TRAILS OPEN: Snowbowl
NOTES: Details, Lighting + snowmaking, Global news video
❄️Halifax Nordic | Conditions | Rentals | FAQ | 902-876-7649
NewportSmileys Prov Park
TRAILS OPEN: 0km
NOTES: Details
❄️ Halifax Nordic | Conditions | info@halifaxnordic.ca
KentvilleTown of Kentville

TRAILS OPEN: 0km
NOTES: Trails (1) Memorial Park track 400m, behind rec complex, 38 Gary Pearl Dr. (2) Harvest Moon Trail, Ultramar Main St West to Coldbrook, 1.5 km
❄️Facebook | recreation@kentville.ca
Queens MunicipalityKejimkujik National ParkTRAILS OPEN: TBC conditions
NOTES: Volunteer aims to groom Fridays
❄️Facebook | Facebook Public Group
YarmouthFriends of Ellenwood ParkTRAILS OPEN: TBC conditions
❄️Friends of Ellenwood Park | Conditions |  janicecomeau@eastlink.ca

Report Updates – 902-225-8545, nsxcski@gmail.com

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VerifyCheck with trail locations directly to confirm information. This table is not a comprehensive guide. Additional trails exist throughout the province. Check with your local recreation department, golf courses, and TrailForks (nordic ski trails).

Interactive Maps


Trailforks is a no-cost tool to inventory, maintain, promote, and showcase trails. This crowd-sourced database shares user information to help get more people skiing! If you can spare the time, please add your favourite trails, and conditions updates this season. Available on website and mobile app.

Trails – Locations, conditions, distance, grade %, ascents, descents, altitude, difficulty level & more

Maps – Interactive, topo, arcGis, Google, roads, satellite, terrain, 3D & elevation

Crowd-Sourced – Skiers add information. Volunteers review

Other – Strava compatible, event listings, photos, videos, reviews, accommodations, weather & more

TRAILFORKSWEBSITE | APP

Trail Directory NS – PDF


The Trail Directory lists information for club trails and more frequented locations. Would you like your favourite trail added? Drop us a line, nsxcski@gmail.com.

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