The Parks Council is a grassroots non‐profit organization comprised of local recreational organizations, landowners, government, and industry who are responsible for the planning, funding, and management of the Parks System. We are consistently recognized locally, provincially, nationally, and internationally for making a community effort to bring better management to public lands.

Pembina Nordic Ski Club 40th Anniversary Celebration AND 3rd Annual Loppet - January 16-17, 2016

Join the Pembina Nordic Ski Club at the Pembina Nordic Centre in Eagle Point Provincial Park (just a few minutes north and east of Drayton Valley) for its Annual Ski Loppet AND for their 40th Anniversaty celebration at the Mackenzie Conference Centre!

The Loppet offers both classic and freestyle cross country ski events, with event distances of 26 km, 13 km, 5 km, 2.5 km and 1 km, so there is something for everyone. Start times on both Saturday and Sunday will be 11:00am.
The Anniversary Celebration will be on Saturday evening at the MacKenzie Conference Centre, starting at 5:00pm with cocktails, dinner (catered by Cobblestone) at 6:00pm, program and dance to follow.

Whether you're an avid skier, a beginner or never skied before, come support the PNSC. Come to participate, come to watch, come to volunteer, come to celebrate. All are welcome!

Visit www.pembinanordic.org or contact Jeanette at events@pembinanordic.org or by phone at 780-234-4912

Click here for the event poster and registration details.

Register at: www.zone4.ca
Hope to see you there!

8th Annual Parks Day!

Thank-you to everyone who celebrated Parks Day with us on Saturday, July 18th! The support of our volunteers and sponsors was amazing, as was the weather. Overall, it was a great day!

Thank-you to everyone who made Parks Day possible, especially our member club volunteers and our sponsors:

  • Brazeau Bowbenders Archery Club
  • Drayton Valley Paddling Club
  • Willey West Campground
  • West Central Riverboat Association
  • Jocelyn's Independent Grocers
  • Sobey’s
  • Tim Hortons
  • M&M Meat Shop
  • Telus
  • Keyera
  • Pile Base Contractors
  • ESRD and Alberta Parks
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