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Nakiska Ski Area - Cross-country skiing

Alberta North, Alberta, Canada

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What are the activities at Nakiska Ski Area ?

Cross-country skiing

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Why choose a trail at Nakiska Ski Area?

Nakiska Ski Area is a world-class ski resort located in the Canadian Rockies, just west of Calgary. The resort offers stunning views of the Rocky Mountains and plenty of opportunities for cross-country skiing. There are over 50 kilometers of groomed trails at Nakiska, catering to all levels of skiers. The trails wind through forests and meadows, and there are several challenging hills to test your skills. If you're looking for a beautiful and peaceful cross-country skiing experience, Nakiska is definitely worth a visit.

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What are the coordinates and address of Nakiska Ski Area?

Nakiska Ski Area
2 Mt Allan Dr, Kananaskis, AB T0L 2H0, Canada

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Starting Point

The Nakiska Ski Area is located in Kananaskis, Alberta. To get to the cross-country ski trailhead, take the Trans-Canada Highway (Highway 1) to the Kananaskis exit. Turn left onto Highway 40 and follow it for about 15 minutes until you reach the Nakiska Ski Area. The cross-country ski trailhead is located at the bottom of the mountain.

Why visit Nakiska Ski Area

The Nakiska Ski Area is located in the Kananaskis Country of Alberta, Canada. The ski area is situated on the north side of Mount Allan, adjacent to the Trans-Canada Highway. Nakiska was built in 1987 as the official alpine skiing venue for the 1988 Winter Olympic Games. The ski area features a vertical drop of 675 metres (2,215 feet) and a total skiable area of 85 hectares (210 acres). There are 20 runs serviced by six lifts, including two high-speed quads. The ski area is open from December to April, depending on weather conditions.

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