Trail grooming – soon!

Dec 4, 2023:  There is snow on the ground, but grooming operations will need to be coordinated and started up. The snow is wet and warm, and very difficult to groom at this time. We will update as we get our grooming operations underway.  As temperature drops we will assess if some trails can compacted with a roller starting with the OWWT, due to its paved base. More

Kanata Nordic Adopts Revised SafeSport Policies

Kanata Nordic has adopted the Nordiq Canada and Cross-Country Ski Ontario’s (XCSO) policies for Safe Sport. https://www.kanatanordic.ca/governance-bylaws These policies give our club a clear set of guidelines for providing a safe environment for athletes, coaches, and volunteers. Adoption and implementation of these policies are mandatory for any club that is affiliated with XCSO.  Kanata Nordic is a place where everyone feels welcome and safe to be able to fully enjoy the sport ... More

New policy on Dogs on the Kanata Nordic Ski Club Trails

Dogs are not permitted on Kanata Nordic's cross-country ski or snowshoe trails. They compromise the safety of skiers on the trails and in parking lots, impair grooming quality, leave waste on the trails and conflict with the animal policy of one of our key land partners. The only exception to this policy is for dogs fully certified as sight or support assistance dogs in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If that applies to you, please contact Kanata ... More

Proposed Updates to Kanata Nordic Bylaws

Please find a copy of the proposed changes to the Kanata Nordic Constitution and Bylaws being proposed by the 2022-2023 Executive Committee to align the existing documents to Ontario's new Not-for-Profit Corporations Act and integrate past Special Motions into the text of the bylaws. This is being proposed as a motion for the membership to accept at the May 15th 2023 Annual General Meeting. Proposed-2023-Kanata-Nordic-Bylaws-2Download More

2021-22 Programs at a Glance

2021-22 Programs at a Glance More

2022-’23 Registration Dates

Kanata Nordic's membership and child, teen and adult program registration will open on September 11th for returning members! We will give existing members a one-week headstart to register as members and for children, teen and adult programs. Registration will be open for new member on September 18th.   Membership fees will increase this year. These fees cover the Club’s cost to groom trails; purchase capital and operating equipment; perform ongoing mainten... More

Kanata Nordic 2021 Ski Swap

Following last year's successful Ski Swap, the 2021-'22 Kanata Nordic Ski Swap is going to be in partnership with Kunstadt Sports. at their Hazeldean Rd. location.  October 18 thru November 21 @ Kunstadt Kanata Bring in your gently used Nordic gear for the Kunstadt team to document, process and sell! 70% of sale go to Kanata Nordic member. 15% of sale goes to Kanata Nordic Ski Club.15% of sale stays with Kunstadt Sports  Kunstadt will complete the drop off form ... More

New Trial Trail

We're launching an experiment!Kanata Nordic is reaching out to the local community by grooming the National Capital Commission (NCC)' 5.5 km Watts Creek Pathway from where it intersects with Corkstown Rd. at Moodie Dr. to March Rd. (map below). This is a trial season for grooming this public trail, powered by Kanata Nordic's volunteer labour, club membership fees and equipment, with the support of the NCC.Please note that Kanata Nordic will only be grooming the Pathway on a "best efforts" ... More

Jackrabbit Toque Contest 2020

Hello to all Jackrabbits and Bunnyrabbits!  Nordiq Canada is inviting all Jackrabbit and Bunnyrabbit skiers to design the 2021 Jackrabbit Toque, which will be worn by 10,500 Jackrabbit and Bunnyrabbit skiers across Canada! Get your ideas ready…here is the template for your design: Jackrabbit Toque Design Contest 2021 The criteria for entering in the contest are as follows: Contestants must be currently enrolled in a Nordiq Canada Jackrabbit or Bunnyrabbit programContestants must be ... More

January 22, 2020 Newsletter

Keep up with Kanata Nordic news, events, programs, clinics, the racing team and more with our email newsletter. To read this week's post about adult clinics, the racing team news, and club coaching, please read the newsletter - and sign up to have it in your email inbox! More

Private Lessons & Clinics

Updated information about Private lessons being offered at Kanata Nordic this year should be available shortly. Non-members can also sign up for private lessons, but will need to purchase a Day Pass. Kanata Nordic is hoping to offer Clinics for our Members. We will update this page with information as soon as we have confirmation of leaders and dates / times. More