Love winter - hold these dates for affordable two-night (Friday, Saturday night) winter getaways.
- January 26-27, 2019 - The Woolner House, Highlands Nordic, Duntroon
- February 9-10, 2019 - Blue Spruce Resort, Algonquin Park area
The Weekend Trip coordinator will help facilitate connecting passengers looking for rides, based on the best information provided on the application forms. Every effort will be made to connect riders with drivers in a timely manner. The onus is on the passenger to negotiate a ride. Drivers carrying passengers, will need adequate Third Party Liability Insurance.
One or two non-Trakkers members may be accommodated for the trip. Availability of space for guests of members will be announced five weeks prior to the weekend trip, in order to prioritize space for Trakkers members.
Note there is a strict NO PETS policy in place at all the venues.
The Woolner House - January 26-27, 2019
The Woolner House is near Duntroon and offers direct access to Highlands Nordic trails for skiing and snowshoeing. We get a reduced trail rate, so remember to mention this at the desk where passes are sold.
Built in 2013, Woolner House is a modern ski chalet with 2 bright and spacious common areas and a wood burning stove. In addition, it boasts 2 fully equipped kitchens, 4 bedrooms (12) and a loft (3) accommodating a total of 15 people. There are 4 bathrooms. Bedding, pillows and towels are provided. Free Wi-Fi is also availableMost members take the Friday afternoon off, so check with your ride, and indicate your intentions on the application form.
Blue Spruce Resort, Algonquin - February 9-10, 2019
Share lovely and comfortable, well maintained, winterized cottages. Ski at Algonquin Park or Arrowhead Procincial Park nearby. Resort also has well-groomed ski trails across the road, and an ice rink on the lake in front. Each cottage have four-piece bathrooms (bath and shower). Cottages have a fully equipped kitchen with all amenities, gas BBQ, all necessary bedding and towels, Radio, TV, and DVD player. The wood burning fireplace has a starter log.
We have 4 cottages accommodating up to 21 people.
Often, due to the long drive, members likely will take the entire Friday off, so check with your ride, and indicate your intentions on the application form.