Previous Ski For Light Canada Event Locations

The first Ski For Light Canada event was hosted by Nordic Lodge No. 76 (Sons of Norway) and held in Castlegar, British Columbia, before Ski for Light Canada was officially formed. The following list shows the years of events with the hosting lodge until 1996. At that time a new policy was implemented and the Ski for Light Board are now responsible for arrangements for the event.

2019 - Kananaskis, Alberta, at Peter Lougheed Provincial Park from William Watson Lodge

2018 - Vernon, British Columbia, at Sovereign Lakes

2017 - Kananaskis, Alberta, at Peter Lougheed Provincial Park from William Watson Lodge

2016 - Kananaskis, Alberta, at Peter Lougheed Provincial Park from William Watson Lodge

2015 – Kamloops, British Columbia, at Sun Peaks

2014 – Kananaskis, Alberta, at Peter Lougheed Provincial Park from William Watson Lodge

2013 – Kamloops, British Columbia, at Stake Lake

2012 – Kananaskis, Alberta, at Peter Lougheed Provincial Park from William Watson Lodge

2011 – Kamloops, British Columbia, at Stake Lake

2010 – Kananaskis, Alberta, at Peter Lougheed Provincial Park from William Watson Lodge

2009 - Kananaskis, Alberta, at Peter Lougheed Provincial Park from William Watson Lodge

2008 – Vernon, British Columbia, at Sovereign Lakes

2007 - Kananaskis, Alberta, at Peter Lougheed Provincial Park from William Watson Lodge

2006 – West Bank, Kelowna, British Columbia

2005 - Kananaskis, Alberta, at Peter Lougheed Provincial Park from William Watson Lodge, assisted by Valhalla Lodge No. 4 - 341, liaison by Brian McIvor

2004 - Kamloops, British Columbia, at Stake Lake, assisted by Overlander Ski Club, liaison by Tor Ring

2003 - Castlegar, British Columbia, at Mud Lake, assisted by Nordic Lodge No. 76, Castlegar Nordic Ski Club, Blackjack Ski Club, Rosalind, liaison by Erik Knudsgaard

2002 - Red Deer Alberta at Heritage Ranch, assisted by Parkland Cross country Ski Club and Aspelund lodge No.51, liaisons by Mark and Ruby Meunier

2001 - Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, at Holiday Park, assisted by Saskatoon Blind Skiers Club, liaison by Judy Prociuk

2000 - Kelowna British Columbia, at McCulloch Lake, assisted by Kelowna Nordic Ski Club, liaison by Pete Christensen

1999 - Kananaskis, Alberta, at Peter Lougheed Provincial Park from William Watson Lodge, liaison by Ross Watson

1998 - Kamloops, British Columbia, at Stake Lake, assisted by Stake Lake Ski Club, liaison by Tor Ring

1997 - North Battleford, Saskatchewan, at White Tail Resort. Combined event with Canadian Association for Disabled Skiers, liaison by Pat Prokopchuk.

Events after 1996 are hosted by the Ski for Light Board with assistance as listed.

1996 - Castlegar, British Columbia, at Mud lake, by Nordic lodge No. 7 - 76

1995 - Edmonton, Alberta, at Waskehegan Staging area, by Solglyt Lodge No. 4 - 143

1994 - North Battleford, Saskatchewan, at Finlayson Island, by Nisse Lodge No. 4 - 567

1993 - Victoria, British Columbia, at Mount Washington, by Eidsvold Lodge No. 7 - 53

1992 - Kananaskis, Alberta, at Peter Lougheed Provincial Park from William Watson Lodge, by Fjellsyn Lodge No. 4 - 591 Olds and Aspelund Lodge No. 4 - 571

1991 - Kananaskis, Alberta, at Peter Lougheed Provincial Park from William Watson Lodge, by Valhalla Lodge No. 4 - 341

1990 - North Battleford, Saskatchewan, at Finlayson Island, by Nisse Lodge No. 4 - 567

1989 - Castlegar, British Columbia, at Castlegar Golf Course, by Nordic Lodge No. 7 - 76

1988 - Vernon, British Columbia, at Silver Star, by Sol Land Lodge N0. 7 - 121

1987 - Prince George, British Columbia, at Silver Wing, by Rondane Lodge No. 7 - 71

1986 - Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, by Brubyen Lodge No. 4 - 576

1985 - Kamloops, British Columbia, at Stake Lake, by Leif Erikson Lodge No. 7 - 93

1984 - Kananaskis, Alberta, at Peter Lougheed Provincial Park from William Watson Lodge, by Valhalla Lodge No. 4 - 341

1983 - Victoria, British Columbia, by Eidsvold Lodge No. 7 - 53

1982 - Edmonton, Alberta, by Solglyt Lodge No. 4 - 143

1981 - Vancouver, British Columbia, but cancelled due no snow, by Sliepner Lodge No. 7 - 8

1980 - Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, by Nisse Lodge No. 4 - 567

1979 - Calgary, Alberta, by Valhalla Lodge No. 4 - 341

1978 - Castlegar, British Columbia, at Nancy Green Lake, by Nordic Lodge No. 7 - 76