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The chalet is open and the lights are on! Hours are still fluctuating this early in the season, but stay tuned to our website for current hours and trail conditions. 

We hit a record high of 500 earlybirds! Thanks to all of our keen members for committing to active living in the 2018-19 season! We've had a great response to the family rate and are excited to see all you skiers, snowshoers and fatbikers on the trails soon!

 
Follow us on social media for more news, photos and exciting info.
Join us for the first event of the holiday season;
The Woolly Hippo Meets Rudolph Loppet on Saturday, December 29th.

Courses will be groomed for skate and classic, and there will be events and distances for every age and ability. Register online before Friday, December 28th at 5PM.


 
Woolly Hippo Racer Registration
Volunteer Registration
Trail Update
Walden Cross Country and Walden Mountain Bike Club (WMBC) have partnered to offer winter fat biking at the Walden Trails on some single track snowshoe trails and on some skate trails. The arrangement is still in a trial phase, so feedback from all trail users is welcome throughout the season. A large component of the test this year is for fat bikers to show how courteous they can be to other trails users (Snowshoers and Skiers) and determine how interactions between the the groups will go.

An added bonus of this partnership is an additional 1.5km of snowshoe trails!

Updated snowshoe and fatbike maps are available in the Facilities section of our website.
If you have any questions or concerns, Rusty is our man;
rusty@waldenxc.ca.
Upcoming Events
Don't miss out on these events hosted by WCC.
It's a Family Affair!
Bring your whole family for $55! That includes trail passes AND rentals! Offer applies from now until January 7th.

Gimme-A-Break Rates also apply over the school break - December 21-January 7. Purchase a package and visit us all holiday long.
Adult Day Passes:  5 for $55 
Children’s Day Passes:  5 for $25
Adult Rentals – Ski Package:  5 for $65
Children’s Rentals – Ski Package:  5 for $35
January 18-20, 2019

We're at it again, and looking for volunteers! 
Please also note that trails will be closed for the event. We encourage members to spend the weekend exploring our Beaver Lake Trails.
OCup Volunteer Registration
Volunteers Needed
Find out how you can help our club.
Visit our Job Postings page for a complete list of available positions.
 

MEDIA & MARKETING ASSISTANT:
Our Media & Communications person is responsible for updating the newsletters, website and social media platforms with current information, but she is in need of some backup. If interested, please email media@waldenxc.ca.

HANDY (WO)MAN
There are always odd jobs to be done at WCCFC. If you are good with small power tools and manual labour, please contact info@waldenxc.ca

Coach's Corner
Programs Info
Youth Programs 

If you are interested in coaching a specific age group or skill level in our Youth Programs this winter, please contact our Jackrabbits Coordinator, Sam at sdesforges@laurentian.ca.

There are still a few spots left in our Bunnies, Jackrabbits and Track Attack Programs and registration remains open. Visit our Youth Programs page for more details.
Adult Programs

There are very few spots remaining in the beginner Masters Groups. Intermediate has sold out! Visit our Adult Programs page for more details.
Youth Program Registration
Racers at XCSO Training Camp in North Bay.
Sudbury Nordic Racers Report
Head Coach, Marlee Clement 

The racing team was at a Cross Country Ski Ontario on snow training camp in North Bay to prepare for the race season that is quickly approaching.
Over the past few weeks the team has busy been taking advantage of the early season snow to work on technique as well as race prep and strategies. 
December kicks off the race season for the athletes as many travel to Ontario Cup 1 in Ottawa this weekend, our Woolly Hippo Meets Rudolph Loppet on the 29th, as well as Ontario Cup 2 in Thunder Bay early in the new year.  
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