North Highlands Nordic Ski Facility
North Highlands Nordic has Closed for the Season
Alas, we’re finally thinking Spring (April 4, 2017). It’s been a good three months with lots of snow and many happy users of the trails in Cape North. Thank to all for your support. See you on the trails again next winter 2018!.
North Highlands Nordic in Cape North Open for the 2017 Season
The ski room is open daily from 10 am – 5 pm. The trails are groomed for classic and skate skiing and are in good to very good condidtion.
HELD – Cool Saturdays!
North Highlands Nordic, in Partnership with Naturally Active for Life Victoria County, sponsored a FREE use of the facilities, trails and rental equipment at North Highlands Nordic every Saturday afternoon until March 25, 2017, 1-4 pm free of charge to all students grades 6-12 who attend Cabot Education Centre. For more information, you can contact North Highlands Nordic at 383-2479, or send them a Facebook Message.
March 12, 2017
HELD – Attention all Cross Country Ski Enthusiasts:
The North Highlands Nordic Annual Loppet will take place on Sunday, March 12. This event has taken place without interruption for over 25 years. There is a distance to suit every level of ability. A meal and draw prizes are included in the registration fee. Information can be found on the North Highlands Nordic website: nhn.xcski.ca or phone the room at 902- 383-2479. It would be wonderful to see skiers come out who have participated in past Loppets. After all, it is “participaction” at its finest.
January 2017- A Successful Month at NHN
North Highlands Nordic has had 796 visitors in January! We are wishing for another incredible month this February!
A sincere thank you to everyone who has supported us thus far, all of our season pass holders, visitors, and voluteers, and groomers!!
Don’t forget the ski room has sitting and eating areas, and we now offer a group rate of six or more individuals, which all rates are half off!!
We hope to see you very soon!
Learn to Cross Country Ski 2017
Bunnyrabbit: preschoolers age 3 by Dec. 31, 2016 (Proudly Supported by Naturally Active for Life Victoria County Est. 2011)
Jackrabbit: grades primary, 1,2,3
Track Attack: grades 4, 5, 6
(Proudly Supported by Naturally Active for Life Victoria County Est. 2011)
Fun Games and Activities on Cross-Country Skis
Season & Daily Rentals Available
Please register before the start date. For more information call North Highlands Nordic: 902.383.2479
Annual North Highlands Nordic Open House 2017 HELD
“Flurries in the Highlands“
In Cape North in Partnership with Naturally Active for Life Victoria County (Est. 2011) invited participants to experience the fantastic cross country skiing & snowshoeing at the:
115 Participated in Open House – HELD
THANK YOU ALL FOR YOUR CONTINUED SUPPORT (Since 2014!)
January 15, 2017
Learned about NHN programs & events:
• Bunny Rabbit Program for Preschoolers
• Jackrabbits for Elementary Students
• Track Attack Racing Program
• Tuesdays Ski Snowshoe & Tea for adults
For more info call 902.383.2479 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org nhn.xcski.ca
Proud member of Cross Country Ski Nova Scotia & Cross Country Canada
Partners For Your Health:
-Naturally Active for Life Victoria County (Est. 2011)
-North Highlands Nordic
-NS Dept. Communities, Culture & Heritage
Moonlight Adventure HELD
North Highlands Nordic, Cape North in Partnership with Recreation & Tourism, Victoria County will hold a Moonlight Adventure this Friday, January 13, 2017
$5.00 for rentals, $5.00 for pass for non season pass holders. Participants are encouraged to bring munchies and liquid refreshments.
Any adults interested in walking/snowshoeing/skiing on the trails by the light of the moon are asked to meet by 7:30 pm in the “Greeting Room”.
For more info please contact NHN at 902-383-2479 or email@example.com
Adult Tea & Ski
The Popular Adult Tea & Ski every Tuesday on the trails at North Highlands Nordic, Cape North in Partnership with Recreation & Tourism, Victoria County. Participants are asked to gather at the ski room on Tuesdays by 10:30 am to go out for a snowshoe or ski, followed by tea. $5.00 for trail pass and $5.00 for rentals. For more info please call 383-2479.
North Highlands Nordic In Cape North, Victoria County closed for the 2016 season on March 27, 2016. Thank you for your support!
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“Thanks again for your support – A HUGE Thank You to Our Supporters: Naturally Active for Life Victoria County & NS “Thrive“ – Linda Murray (North Highlands Nordic) : May 4, 2016
Ski Room is open daily from 10 am to 5 pm. For more information please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org / For more info call 383-2479 or e-mail email@example.com
2016 Provincial Cross Country Ski Championships Held Jan 30 & 31 at North Highlands Nordic, Cape North
“Cross country ski enthusiasts were encouraged to participate in or spectate at the Provincial Cross Country Ski Championships at North Highlands Nordic in Cape North held the weekend of January 30, 31, 2016. The classic race took place on Saturday and the skate race on Sunday. There was even a “Recreation” category.
Programs and Events:
- Bunny Rabbit Program for preschoolers
- Jackrabbits for elementary students
- Track Attack racing program
- Tuesdays Ski Snowshoe & Tea for adults
“You Can Do It Too!!!! First time skiers and snowshoers get one complimentary day pass with rentals! Financial assistance from Victoria County Community Health Board for first 30 participants …. from Victoria County!
Jackrabbits & Bunnyrabbits started Jan 17, 2016 , 2:00 to 3:30 pm for Jackrabbits and 1:00 to 2:30 for bunnys.
- Bunny Rabbit Program – preschoolers
- Jackrabbits – elementary students
- Track Attack – racing program
- Tuesdays: Ski Snowshoe & Tea – adults
SKI & TEA This group ski/snowshoe program happens on Tuedays from 10 am till 12 noon 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!!
- Marathon – March 2016 (tba)
- Moonlight Ski, Snowshoe – Next Moonlight ski is tentatively scheduled for Saturday February 20, 2016 at 7:00 pm for adults only.
Moonlight Adventure Held – North Highlands Nordic, Cape North
In partnership with Naturally Active Victoria County held a Moonlight Adventure Saturday, January 23, 2016.
Any adults interested in walking/snowshoeing/skiing on the trails by the light of the moon were invited and met by 7:30 pm in the “Greeting Room”.
Successful Open House Held January 10, 2016
“What a fantastic day we had today with over 100 participants at our open house!” – North Highlands Nordic
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North Highlands Nordic In Cape North in partnership with Naturally Active Victoria County offered an experience of fantastic cross country skiing & snowshoeing:
Complimentary use of:
- Ski Trails
- Ski equipment
Open House 2016 was Proudly Presented by Proud Partners in Your Wellness:
- North Highlands Nordic
- Naturally Active Victoria County
- Victoria County
- NS “Thrive”
- NS Health & Wellness Active Living Branch
Proud member of Cross Country Ski Nova Scotia & Cross Country Canada