Lantern Social Ski this Friday night!

Join us for a family friendly night ski by candle light on our trails this Friday February 2nd 6:00-9:00pm. As well, our Burrow (chalet) will be open for a warm up and for gathering with friends Open to GNOAC members and non-members. Passes and rentals are free of charge for all participants, however donations are […]

Registration Open: Women on Skis event (Feb 4, 2024)

Ladies, mark your calendars for Sunday, February 4, 2024 for Georgian Nordic Outdoor Activity Centre’s “Women on Skis 2024” event.  In case of bad weather or poor trail conditions, the event will take place on Sunday, February 11, 2024. Rentals available through GNOAC. Visit or email Michele at [email protected] for more info. Funds raised will be donated to GNOAC’s Future Fund and/or youth programming. To register […]

RACE NOTICE: Sounder Ski Tour 2024

Sunday January 14th, 2024 Hosted by: Georgian Nordic Outdoor Activity Centre Parry Sound, Ontario Georgian Nordic Outdoor Activity Centre invites everyone to participate in the 2024 Sounder Ski Tour. Whether you are a recreational skier, a fitness enthusiast, a person who likes to ski fast, or a SOD Paraffin Race Series skier, there […]

January 19 Trail Update

Jackrabbit, Partridge and Short Lynx have been groomed and trackset. The track is in fair condition. Skiers are advised to ski with caution. See full details on our trail conditions page.

Trails Remain Closed

Note that the Georgian Nordic trails remain closed following yesterday’s rain. Please check our trail conditions page for updates on trail reopening. Thanks for your understanding as we navigate another tricky weather spell.

January 17: Trails Closing at Noon Today

Note that due to rain, we will be closing the trails at noon today, in order to protect the base. Please check our trail conditions page for updates on trail reopening. Thanks for your understanding as we navigate another tricky weather spell.

2023 Sounder Ski Tour Results

GNOAC held another very successful Sounder Ski Tour under sunny skies yesterday. Many thanks to the volunteers who made it happen, and to everyone who came out. And congratulations to the participants! Click here for full race results. And click here for a gallery of photos of the racers in action.

Notice About Upcoming Events at GNOAC

Georgian Nordic will be hosting the Sounder Ski Tour and the Phoenix High School Race on Sunday, January 15 and Tuesday, January 17, respectively. Our main trails will be set, marked and used for those events. GNOAC members and guests are encouraged to come out to participate, watch or cheer. Because of the crowding of the parking […]

Sounder Trail Conditions Update

We received a bit more than 5 centimetres of wet snow overnight on Wednesday. It has done wonders to clean up the trails! Lots of shovelling happened in the past week to repair and restore our trail system. The main race trails are in good condition. We will not be able to confirm if we […]

January 12 Trail Update

Though fast and a bit icy, the trails (Partridge, Short Lynx and Jackrabbit) are open today; skate zones and tracks are firm to hard. Looking ahead to the weekend and the upcoming Jackrabbits and Sounder Ski Tour—due to fluctuating temperatures and potential for rain in the next day or so, grooming will most likely not […]