Guide to Cross Country Skiing & Snowshoeing

Laurel Creek Conservation Area

Snowshoeing is a great way to get activity during winter, and the GRCA’s Laurel Creek Conservation Area is a great place to enjoy it!

Located within the Waterloo, Laurel Creek Conservation Area is at 625 Westmount Road North.

COVID-19 Alert

The GRCA continues to closely monitor the COVID-19 situation in Ontario. The health, safety and well-being of their staff, volunteers and the community remain their highest priority. Please visit the GRCA's COVID-19 update page where you will find the most up-to-date information on impacts to programs and services.  

The Laurel Creek Conservation Area offer cross-country skiing when conditions allow. The trails are also available for snowshoeing and winter hiking.

Check current conditions:

  • Trail conditions are available on the GRCA's Park and Activity Status page. Information is updated in real time as conditions change. To avoid disappointment, check the current status before arriving. Cross-country skiiers please use the right side of the trail. Hikers and snowshoers please stay to the left side of the trail to avoid the ski tracks.
  • Unfortunately due to the Covid-19 Pandemic GRCA will not be offering cross-country ski or snowshoe rentals in the 2020/2021 season

For more trail information head to GRCA's website.

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