Youth Programs!

January 2017

PROVINCIALS – The Nova Scotia Provincial Championships will be hosted at North Highlands Nordic and is scheduled for Saturday, March 3rd and Sunday, March 4th. The classic, individual start event will occur on Saturday and the free-technique race will take place on Sunday.

There will be TWO ways to register – online through the clickable link  https://zone4.ca/register.asp?id=17348, or, by filling out the form in person at the ski room. Detailed information regarding the event are posted in the “race packet information” link below:

Provincial Race Packet Information: Provincials Race Packet

ANNUAL LOPPET –  The Loppet will take place on Sunday, March 4th, 2018. The Loppet will NOT be a timed race. If you would like to participate in a timed racing event, you must sign up for Provincials which takes place on the same day. The deadline for provincial registration is midnight on March 1st.The event will be free style with a mass start. The race begins at 11 am with registration ONLYtaking place in the ski room from 9 am-10 am. The following prices include a medal, BBQ, and a chance at many fantastic draw prizes!

Registration fees: $30 for adults and $20 for students.

Season pass holders: $20 for adults and $10 for students. $40 max. per family who have skiers in youth programs.

$5 for preschoolers for cookie race – does not include meal or rentals.

NOTE – All youth programs are now included in the family season pass in the 2018 season!

BUNNY RABBITS – Start date: The start date for bunny rabbits is Sunday, January 21st, 2018. Time of Program: 1-2pm. Please pre-register your child before the start date. This program is for preschoolers who must be age three by December 31, 2017. Cost: $50.00 + $10.00 for a toque. Rentals are $5.00 each time or $50.00 for season. Trail pass – free.

JACK RABBITS – The start date for jack rabbits is Sunday, January 21st, 2018. Time of Program: 1:30-3 pm. Please pre-register your child before the start date. This program is for grades primary, one, two, and three. Cost: $50.00 + $7.00 for a toque. Rentals are $5.00 each time or $50.00 for season. Trail pass – $50.00.

TRACK ATTACK – The start date for track attack is Sunday, January 21st. Please pre-register your child before the start date. This program is for grades four, five, and six. Cost:$50.00 + $7.00 for buff. Rentals are $5.00 each time or $50.00 for season. Trail pass – $50.00.

AFTER THE BELL – North Highlands Nordic, in partnership with Naturally Active Victoria County, are sponsoring free use of the facilities, trails and rental equipment at North Highlands Nordic every Saturday in February from February 3rd-24th. Each Saturday is free to all students grades 6-12 who attend Cabot Education Center. A time range for the program will be posted soon.

SKI & TEA – This ski/snowshoe program takes place on Tuesdays from 10:00 am and is open to all adults. Take advantage of instructional guided tours – ski, snowshoe or walk . . . just clock some kilometers one way or another, then gather in the ski room for tea time!!

CREATE AN EVENT – We would love to have you create your own event here at NHN. If you have an idea for an event, please let us know! We could also offer a group discount for various different events, such as – birthday parties! We also have a lovely ski room where groups can gather and have refreshments/foods for no charge! (Bring your own).

In the trails!
In the trails!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Some of the jackrabbits having fun on the trails February 1, 2007.

Some Bunnies on the Trail! February 2017
Some Bunnies on the Trail! February 2017