Lakeland Provincial Park

Events

  • Adult Group Ski

      JanJanuary  12, 2019

    Looking for an opportunity to join a group of people for a ski day? Lac La Biche Ski Club will be hosting a couple Adult Group Skis this winter! Get out on some new trails, learn some new tips, and just enjoy a day out at the beautiful snowy Shaw Lake Day Use Area!

    If you're looking to ski with a group, please arrive for 2:00pm. Or, arrive anytime and catch up with everyone later at the warm up shelter. Remember, this area is available for skiing anytime!

    Where:  Shaw Lake Day Use
    When: 2:00 PM
  • Moonlight Night Ski & Moon and Star Gazing Tour

      JanJanuary  19, 2019

    6:30 pm — Community Cross Country Skiing

    • Alberta Parks & Lac La Biche Ski Club welcomes everyone to ski, walk, or snowshoe in the moonlight and enjoy a night outdoors! Lac La Biche Ski Club will have additional skis that can be borrowed for use during the event.
    • Information & displays on the importance of Dark Sky will be available. Red cellophane will be available to cover any ‘white lights’ in order to preserve our best night vision.
    • Hot chocolate & a fire to warm up will be available in the shelter
    • It is recommended that skiers have a good level of skiing skills, if you would like to partake, please ensure you've gone out skiing or come out to any of our daytime skis to build up your skills. Learning to ski in the dark can be very challenging. 

     

    8:30 pm — Moon Crater Tour & Star Gazing

    • Astronomer, Jean-Pierre De Villiers will offer a Moon Crater Tour along with stargazing, starting at 8:30 pm. High-magnification binoculars will be available, but if you have you own binoculars please bring them and follow along as your tour across the night sky.

     

    Please Remember:

    • Bring a set of binoculars
    • Bring a head-lamp for skiing/walking treed-in trails, red light preferred
    • Event may be changed or cancelled due to inclement weather, be sure to check for updates closer to event date.

     

    Thank you to our community partners:

    Lac La Biche Ski Club, Adventure Borealis, and Astronomical Equipment Courtesy of Keyano College

     

     

  • Community Ski Day

      JanJanuary  20, 2019

    Come out and join the Lac La Biche Ski Club in enjoying the beautiful snow-covered trails of the Shaw Lake Day Use Area in Lakeland Provincial Park from 2:00pm - 4:00pm. 

    Jackrabbit ski lessons will be held at this location on this day, and start at their usual time of 2:00pm.

    Don't have cross-country skis and want to try it out? No problem! The club has additional sets that can be borrowed, and they're happy to provide you with tips to get you started. You can also just walk or snow-shoe the trails. 

    Interested in joining the club, or signing your kids up for lessons? Visit the Lac La Biche Ski Club's Facebook Page.

    Where:  Shaw Lake Day Use
    When: 2:00 PM
    Fee:  Free
    More Info: 

    Lac La Biche Ski Club

     
  • Year End Wind Up Celebration & Community Ski Day

      MarMarch  03, 2019

    Come out an join the Lac La Biche Ski Club in enjoying the beautiful snow-covered trails of Shaw Lake Day Use Area in Lakeland Provincial Park from 2:00pm - 4:00pm. This is the club's final event for the 2018 winter, come celebrate another successful season with them!

    Jackrabbit ski lessons will be held at this location on this day, and start at their usual time of 2:00pm.

    Don't have cross-country skis and want to try it out? No problem! The club has additional sets that can be borrowed, and they're happy to provide you with tips to get you started. Or just walk or snow-shoe the trails. 

    Where:  Shaw Lake Day Use
    When: 2:00 PM
    Fee:  Free
    More Info: 

    Lac La Biche Ski Club