Day Pass Tickets
Northwest BC Ski Clubs
Senior or Student
The ticket booth is 24 hours self-serve and monitored (trail cam) regularly. Passes are frequently checked. Please use the time stamp machine, or your trail ticket will be void. Everyone must have a ticket or member pass when on any of the Onion Lake Ski Trails.
OR pre-purchase a set of 10 day pass tickets at a reduced rate (for adults, 10 passes for $100). Order form and further details here.
Also available: Christmas Ski Pass! A laminated individualized day pass with a 3-week life span, for $50 your returning university students or Christmas visitors can enjoy unlimited skiing between December 18th, 2021 and January 8, 2022. Registration form is here.
Club Membership Trail Pass for 2021/2022 - now available!
Register and pay for a membership online here
Membership registration form (printable) available here.
Before Dec 1
After Dec 1
After Feb 14
Student w/ ID
Ski Rental Rates
We have ski gear (skis, boots, and poles) available for rent!
Kids 12 and under, who are club members, will be able to rent for the season--the seasonal rate for children is $75. (Be aware that our rental fleet for seasonal rentals cannot meet the present demand. Consider purchasing kids' gear with the intent to re-sell it in future seasons.)
Day rentals schedule:
Opening day: Sunday, Dec. 19: 1-4 p.m.
Then, during the Christmas holidays (Dec. 20-Jan. 3):
Monday-Friday from 1-4
Saturdays from 10-4 (closed on Christmas Day)
Sundays from 11-4.
Remainder of the ski season (January to March 2022):
Saturdays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sundays 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The gear must be returned by 4:00 p.m., so plan your ski adventure accordingly. We have gear for all ages available for daily rentals, as well as snowshoes.
We can arrange rentals for organized groups, please use the contact us format at the bottom of this page. (This depends on the COVID situation this season, unfortunately!)
(Boots, Skis, Poles)
Group rates available--please contact someone from the executive for arrangements.
The maximum family rate for classic ski gear rentals is $50.
Rental Shed is closed for the season. Come back for the 2022/2023 season!
Our CANSI instructors (Canadian Association of Nordic Ski Instructors) are ready to help you become a better skier, whether you are a new skier or are a seasoned skier but want to improve your ski skills. Instruction available for both classic and skate technique.
December 30, 2021: free lessons for beginner skiers. 1 p.m.
Starting January 8th: weekly lessons on Saturdays at 1 p.m. Fee:$20 per lesson.
Register by emailing Cathy, and indicate your level of skiing and whether you are interested in classic or skate technique.
If you are part of a group that would like a lesson, or have a specific skill you would like to work on, let us know! Our goal is to get more people on skis, knowing enough to be safe on the trails, and to provide ongoing instruction to improve personal efficiency, skill, and fitness.
Kid's XC Ski Programs
JackRabbits (starts January 2022)
The Jack Rabbit program is now full. If you'd like your child wait-listed for the program, please contact Colleen by submitting your request in the email message box below.
Bunnies | Jackrabbits | Track Attack
The Bunnies and Jackrabbits programs are for children aged 4-12 years. The program is designed to get children of all ability levels out skiing in an atmosphere that is ideal for learning, improving skills and having fun! For more information contact Colleen (250-635-8202) or Travis (250-635-6435). All kids interested in the JackRabbit and Bunny program must be ski club members before registering for the program.
Track Attack (10&12)