Monthly Archives: February 2018

How About Another Moonlight Hike?

The Friends of Ellenwood Park will be hiking under the full moon again on Friday, March 2nd.  We’ll be meeting everyone in the parking lot off of Mood Road at 7:00 pm.  Dress for the weather, bring a flashlight and … Continue reading

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Ski Waxing event cancelled for tomorrow

Regretfully, Mother Nature has decided to deliver some gnarly weather overnight into tomorrow and our ski waxing service will have to be cancelled in the interest of safety.  Our ‘professional’ waxer was scheduled to drive all the way in from … Continue reading

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Heritage Day Long Weekend at Ellenwood

SATURDAY: put on your walking shoes because the weather will be beautiful for a hike around the Park today!  It’s a different story tomorrow… SUNDAY: Snow! Glorious snow is forecast just in time to test that new wax on your … Continue reading

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Professional Ski Waxing Service

…for waxable and no-wax skis Sunday, February 18th at Ellenwood 11:00am – 3:00pm *rain or shine Bring your skis to the ski cabin at Ellenwood on the 18th or call the Yarmouth Rec. Department at 902-742-8868 to register for early … Continue reading

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Saturday, February 10th… update

The ski cabin will be closed today due to rain. There still isn’t enough snow to run the groomer or loan out equipment, but we always have our fingers crossed! ***PLEASE USE CAUTION whenever you enter the Park. You are … Continue reading

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Saturday, February 3rd

Yesterday’s flash freeze has left some treacherous conditions on the ground at Ellenwood. There’s not enough snow to run the groomer, but plenty of ice underfoot to cause a safety concern. We will not be lending equipment at the cabin … Continue reading

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It was a beautiful night for a hike…

Lots of folks turned up for our Super Moon Snowshoe Hike on Wednesday night.  Mother Nature provided us with clear skies and a picture perfect moon!  Ninety-four hikers took part and everyone, young and old alike, enjoyed the view and … Continue reading

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