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2021-12-21 at 17:23 - comment by SkierRoger
That's right Chuck.
I didn't make it that far myself, but did wave at the groomer as he went past me.
2021-12-21 at 17:14 - comment by Chuck
Seems like the Cascade Valley was a wise choice given that tracksetting also occurred today, all the way to Stoney Creek!
New Friends Met at Cascade Valley
Report Submitted by SkierRoger
(trip) Date: Tuesday Dec 21, 2021
Submitted: Tuesday Dec 21, 2021 at 16:41
Marjia (left) and Mary (right) - Energy to Spare
Incoming Skiers Near the Trail Head
I skied up the Cascade Valley today in Banff National Park. The drive in was windy but it soon abated as I arrived. It was a pleasant day with a temperature of about -11 degrees. Plenty of snow in the trees which made it look like Christmas! The trail conditions were excellent.
At the bridge (6 Km), I happened to meet Mary and Marjia (apologies for the spelling). Mary told me she was 87. What a lovely pair; just full of energy! Many years of skiing to go ladies…
The ski out was easy - just sit back and allow gravity to do the work.