Nordic Ski

Looking for a unique activity in Rossland during your ski trip to Red Mountain? Look no further! Guests meet at 5pm inside the Blackjack Cross Country Ski Club Cabin, directly across from the kiosk. Guests can bring their own equipment or rent ski equipment from us when arriving.

 

Your guides will welcome you there and the evening begins with some brief ski instruction followed by a gentle 2.4km tour on groomed trails to an alpine warming hut. The charm of the blazing wood stove and candlelit table create a warm and inviting ambience. The tablet is set for a three-course authentic cheese fondue dinner followed by a chocolate fondue dessert. 

 

Your hosts will guide you through this extraordinary dining experience. You are welcome to bring your own wine or favorite beverage. Water is provided.

Tour cost: $100 per person, min 8 guests, max 12

Rental equipment: $20

Ages: 8+ 

Time: 5pm at Blackjack Cross Country Ski Club Cabin

Days: By request

*Groups can be combined to meet minimum requirement of 8 and sold separately. Great way to meet new people and make friends in a fun environment!

Price Includes:

  • Ski pass & instruction

  • Guided ski to and from cabin

  • Reserved cabin

  • Transportation of supplies, cabin preparation and cleanup

  • 3 course specialty fondue dinner

  • Hostesses to guide your fondue experience

Menu Includes:

  • Authentic three cheese fondue with French baguette

  • Charcuterie (selection of cured specialty meats & fresh Italian sausage)

  • Fresh raw veggie plate & roasted baby potatoes

  • Traditional condiments (French pickles, stuffed olives etc)

  • Fresh baby greens salad with homemade vinaigrette

  • Authentic, homemade chocolate fondue with fresh fruit

Blackjack Cross Country Ski Club is located a short 5 minute drive from the base of Red Mountain or 10 minutes from downtown Rossland. (A shuttle can be arranged, please inquire)

 

A short distance NW of the entrance to Red Resort, turn right on Mann Road and follow the signs for less than 1km to trailhead kiosk and parking lot.