Omineca Ski Club, Burns Lake, B.C.

Sharing the Magic of Cross Country Skiing Since 1927

Registration, Updates and Events 2019-2020

March 25, 2020

COVID19 Updates from RSTBC and OSC:

Spring skiing with appropriate social distancing is still allowed, however please take note of the following messages and memo:

  • The wax cabin is closed.  For folks with equipment in the wax cabin (i.e., those renting lockers), please grab your personal effects by Sunday,  March 29, 2020.  The doors will be then be locked until the end of the pandemic.

  • Day fees are waived for the remainder of the spring

  • Rental skis/boots closed to everyone. 

  • Memo from Rec Sites and Trails BC here

 

Grooming

Grooming Boulder done Sean was out this morning and groomed Dragons back, lodge loop, Rowan, Aspen Rise, Boulder, family marathon to Summit, and Summit down to Creekside. Have a nice ski! ============================================================ ** Facebook...

Grooming

Grooming Boulder done Sean was out this morning and groomed Dragons back, lodge loop, Rowan, Aspen Rise, Boulder, family marathon to Summit, and Summit down to Creekside. Have a nice ski! ============================================================ ** Facebook...

Grooming

Grooming Boulder done Sean was out this morning and groomed Dragons back, lodge loop, Rowan, Aspen Rise, Boulder, family marathon to Summit, and Summit down to Creekside. Have a nice ski! ============================================================ ** Facebook...

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Our season’s pass registration is more less over for the season, but you can still enjoy skiing with a day pass for $10! Envelopes and drop box is in the wax cabin. We also have ski rentals at $10 for adults and $5 for children. Contact us at info@ominecaskiclub.ca or message us on the Facebook page for more information!

Who Are We?

The Omineca Ski Club is situated just 6 km south of the Village of Burns Lake in north-central B.C.

Jean Paulson Lodge

Our lodge is available to rent for your party, family reunion or meeting.  Take advantage of an inside or outside event with a fully equipped kitchen, portable sound system and media apparatus.

Dog Trail

Take your pooch for some great outside exercise!!  This 3.8 km trail is accessed via Gilgan Pit Road (entry is about 1 km south of main club entrance on Hwy 35 – at the top of Hopper’s Hill).  There is ample parking at the start of the trail.

Biathlon (Omineca Owls)

The Owls are known to haunt the biathlon range winter and summer!!  Join them in training sessions and competitions on the range.

Trails and Grooming

The Omineca Ski Club maintains over 30 km of ski trails of every level of difficulty.  The trails, that are also ideal for mountain biking or hiking in the summer, are within our recreation area plus extended trails within the adjacent Burns Lake Community Forest.  We have a 1.5 km lit track and a 3.8 km dog friendly trail. We also have two specially designated trails for snowshoeing.  Follow this link for a map of our main trails and find some recommendations for routes of various lengths.

Social Events

Join us throughout the year whether it be for a ski, a potluck dinner or a workbee to meet new people and enjoy outdoor activities in a family friendly atmosphere!

*Skills Development Program * Track Attack * Junior Racers*

Learn to ski for fun or take it to the next level and compete in local and regional races…

Join Our Club!

Whether it’s cross country skiing, biathlon shooting, snowshoeing, walking the trails of the woodlot or just socializing … Omineca Ski Club offers you lots of camaraderie, plenty of fresh air and exercise and many volunteer opportunities.  Come on out!!