Manning Park Day Trip 1
Date: January 13, 2018 (Saturday)
Duration/Depart: Day Trip
Type: Classic, Skate, Downhill, Snowshoeing
Pick-up Location & Times:
- Ont30 = Ontario and East 30th Avenue: 07:10
- BL= Boundary and Lougheed: 07:30
- Lang = Sandman Hotel, 202 Street, Langley: 08:00
Trip Leader: Shelley Lear, Shelleyxx99 AT gmail.com 604-437-1549
To register for this trip please contact the Trip Leader, or register online. For online registrations, processing fees will be added to your trip cost. The cancellation date (to obtain a full refund) is December 11, 2017.
Manning Park Resort offers a variety of scenic trails with beautiful backdrops, and a wide range of options for enjoying the out-of-doors. For cross-country skiers, there are 64 kilometers of groomed trails suitable for both classic and skate skiing. A free shuttle to the Gibsons Pass Ski area (stopping at Strawberry Flats) allows cross-country skiers the option of a one-way ski back to the lodge. For snowshoers, there is an extensive flagged trail system that meanders through scenic parkland. Alpine skiers can enjoy the terrain at Gibsons Pass Ski area. On average, Manning Park receives 546 centimeters of annual snowfall. When snow conditions are poor in other regions, Manning Park with its' higher elevations offers skiable snow. At the end of a great day relax by the stone fireplace at the Manning Park Lodge, or check out the cozy Bears Den Pub.