Night cross-country skiing by headlamp. A thrilling nocturnal winter adventure!

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It’s a magical, tranquil and unique experience.

For six nights in 2016-2017, Scenic Caves Nordic Centre is extending its hours.  As dusk falls and transitions to sparkling starlight, x-country ski until 8pm.  This non-guided activity offers both skate & classic trails to explore, with the reflection of glistening white snow to light your path.

  • Rental headlamps and equipment are available.
  • Most trails will be open at night.  Staff will recommend trails for your level of ability.
  • Trails are open weather permitting.

Night cross-country ski schedule for 2016-2017

Night x-country skiing hours will be extended from dusk to 8pm on six evenings in 2016-2017:

Saturday December 31, 2016 (New Year’s Eve)X-country-ski-at-dusk

Saturday February 18, 2017 (Family Day Weekend)

Sunday February 19, 2017 (Family Day Weekend)

Saturday March 11, 2017 (March Break)

Wednesday March 15, 2017 (March Break)

Saturday March 18, 2017 (March Break)

Further Details

Read all the details regarding night cross-county skiing:

Cost of Night Cross-Country Skiing

9am – 8pm Full Day Pass:  Adult $20 / Senior + Youth $16. This includes in/out privileges for the day.
After 2pm – 8pm: Adult $17; Senior + Youth $ 13. Last ticket is sold at 6:30pm.

With Ski rentals: add $22 for Adults/Youth/Senior; $15 for under 6 years old
Headlamp rental $5. There are 30 pairs available (first- come, first-served)
Pulk sleds may be rented for night skiing on a first-come, first-served basis but cannot be set aside for the entire day.


Kick up your heels and explore outdoor nightlife.  Make it a romantic date night, a fitness girl’s night out or a fun family activity.