Manning Park Day Trip 1
Date: January 22, 2017
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: Eda Kadar ekadar AT telus.net (604-738-6466)
To register for this trip, contact the Trip Leader OR register online (processing fees apply).
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.