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22/23 XC Day Tickets

Valid from 9:00am - 5:00pm daily. Please purchase a reloadable ticket card (RFID Card) if coming more than once to make future purchases quicker and easier.

starting at $40

22/23 4Plus Pack Tickets

We are bringing back the 5x Punch Pass with a Modern Twist! Buy 4 tickets and get the 5th one FREE!

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22/23 8Plus Pack Tickets

We are bringing back the 10x Punch Pass with a Modern Twist! Buy 8 tickets and get two FREE!

Latest News

Meters of Snow Await You at the Sovereign 2 SilverStar Ski Marathon!

Shared via PROXCSKIING.COM Come share the wonderful snow in Vernon, BC, Canada, by enjoying an end-of-season ski marathon! The Sovereign 2 SilverStar Ski Marathon is beautifully timed so that you can end your ski season on fantastic snow …
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Self Check-In Has Arrived

It has been two long years of development with our Point of Sale System provider, but we are excited to announce that Sovereign Lake now has self-check-in capabilities for pass holders. Entabeni Systems worked with us …
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Happy New Year

From all of us at Sovereign Lake, we want to wish you health and happiness in 2023. With deep snow, cool temperatures, and outstanding grooming, make Sovereign Lake part of your New Year’s Resolution.
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Biathlon Racing Comes to SLNC: Volunteers Still Needed.

The Biathlon North American Cup & World Youth Junior Trials is only 9 days away and we are DESPERATELY in need of Volunteers!! If you have already signed up to volunteer, THANK YOU so much, can’t …
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Merry Christmas from SLNC

  We wish you the absolute best for this 2022 holiday season. From all of us at Sovereign Lake, we want to thank you for a fantastic past year and look forward to seeing you in 2023.            
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Cole Weather Ahead – Restricted Hours Update

  SLNC WILL BE CLOSED ON DECEMBER 21ST. Tis’ the season for arctic cold fronts and this holiday season is no different. This week will be bringing 4-5 days of severe cold temperatures (for us Okanagan softies). …
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Sovereign is HIRING!

  Sovereign Lake Nordic Club is still looking for a few staff members at the club for the 2022-23 season. If you are interested in becoming part of the Sovereign staff family we would love to have …
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Prepare for Programs: 3 Pack Lesson

For those who want to learn how to ski or improve their skills for the upcoming season, we are offering a three-week program in December led by our highly skilled instructors. This will be a great …
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And just like that… we are OPEN!

  We have been waiting for this day for 6 long months. A summer of biking, hiking, swimming and paddling is over. It’s time to pull out those skis, grab those boots and find those poles. We …
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It’s Snowing!!!!

Time to buy your Season Pass, sign up for Programs and wax up those skis because winter has arrived at Sovereign Lake. With snow expected a number of days in the coming week and cool daytime …
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Early Bird Season Pass Sales Deadline: October 31st

  Sovereign Lake Early Bird Season Pass and Programs Registrations end on October 31st, 2022. Get online and save today! All Youth and Adult Program registrations close on October 31st as well. Please check out the website …
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SLNC New Board of Directors for 2022-23

1. Sabre Cherkowski Nominated by: Rob Oxenham, Bill Miller I am a new member of the Sovereign Lake Nordic Club as a new cross-country skier and snowshoer. As part of the Masters XC group last year, I explored the …
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Fall Work Parties

  Fall is here and it’s time for our annual Fall Work Parties. These two consecutive weekends of volunteering effort save our clubs a lot of money by helping to stack and split wood, brush and clean up …
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SLNC Launches Spirit North Program for the 2022-23 Season

  Spirit North is a national charitable organization that uses land-based activities to improve the health and well-being of Indigenous youth, empowering them to become unstoppable in sport, school and life. Through the transformative power of sport …
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SLNC Nominated in the Upcoming GVC Business Excellence Awards

Sovereign Lake Nordic Club has been nominated for two business industry awards at the upcoming Greater Vernon Chamber of Commerce 38th Annual Business Excellence Awards. The nomination deadline was August 26th and SLNC has been nominated …
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Sovereign Lake to Host First FIS Races of the Season

    CANMORE, Alta.—The 2022-23 cross-country skiing race calendar in Canada will open on familiar trails for Canadian athletes at Sovereign Lake Nordic Centre (November 30 – December 4) and culminate with a newly refined look to the …
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Sovereign Lake GM Nominated for the TOTA Board of Directors

Submitted by Vernon Matters – The General Manager of the Sovereign Lake Nordic Centre (SLNC) has been nominated for a spot on the region’s largest tourism entity. Troy Hudson will stand for a board position on the …
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Deirdra (Holmwood) Frank Joins the SLNC Programs Family

  Deirda grew up in Vernon skiing with her parents and has been part of the Sovereign Lake ski community for many years. She started out as an athlete on the cross country and biathlon teams, competing …
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Amazing Race Canada Comes to SLNC

  If you haven’t heard by now, the Amazing Race Canada, came to Sovereign Lake this past spring to shoot an episode of the incredibly popular reality TV adventure race series which travels across the country pitting …
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Jessica Roach Joins the SLNC Coaching Team as Masters Lead Coach

  Jessica began her nordic ski career with Team Hardwood, based in Ontario and ended it as the top Ontario Senior Woman skier in the 2019/20 season. Following her successful ski racing career during high school and …
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Events

Vernon Winter Carnival: Biathlon Demo Night

Have you always wanted to try Biathlon but have been shy to check it out? As part of the Vernon Winter Carnival, this event is open to 40 participants who will learn all the basics of …
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Jess4Kids Team Challenge

Dress Up in Team Costumes and bring friends, family or co-workers together to form teams of 4 to take part in our Relay Challenge. 2 skiers and 2 snowshoers will duke it out with other teams …
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Head Lamp Hero Race Series

Head Lamp Heroes Race series   Wednesday races are Starting for the season!   A fun and low-key race series to get some intensity for race preparation #2 February 15th Length: To be Determined Technique: Freestyle (skate but classic is also allowed) Cost: $5 …
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Head Lamp Hero Race Series

Head Lamp Heroes Race series   Wednesday races are Starting for the season!   A fun and low-key race series to get some intensity for race preparation #2 February 15th Length: To be Determined Technique: Freestyle (skate but classic is also allowed) Cost: $5 …
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XC Instructor Level III

CANSI XC Level III This is a five-day course for XC ski instructors with considerable instructing experience. It will prepare you for teaching the full range of skiing manoeuvres to intermediate skiers. It will help you to …
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Head Lamp Hero Race Series

Head Lamp Heroes Race series   Wednesday races are Starting for the season!   A fun and low-key race series to get some intensity for race preparation #2 February 15th Length: To be Determined Technique: Freestyle (skate but classic is also allowed) Cost: $5 …
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Spring Fling Spring Ski Camp

  Join Sovereign Lake this spring for 4 days of on-snow training.  Operating hours will be 8 am to 3 pm daily. May 4th to 7th, 2023. Chances are high that we will be hosting a race of some sort. …
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CANADA’S WINTER WONDERLAND

In the 1930s, our ski pioneers recognized the value of the Silver Star area. Located in an outstanding sub-alpine environment with an abundance of dry snowfall the joint trail networks of Sovereign Lake Nordic Club and Silver Star Mountain Resort provide 105km of daily groomed trails, making it the largest continuously groomed network of cross-country ski trails in Canada.

SLNC is dedicated to the promotion of cross-country skiing as an inclusive lifelong activity for all ages and abilities. Committed to the provision of high-quality facilities, programs, and services, the SLNC operates a world-class cross-country ski venue located within Silver Star Provincial Park.

 

 

 

 

 

CANADA’S WINTER WONDERLAND

In the 1930s, our ski pioneers recognized the value of the Silver Star area. Located in an outstanding sub-alpine environment with an abundance of dry snowfall the joint trail networks of Sovereign Lake Nordic Club and Silver Star Mountain Resort provide 105km of daily groomed trails, making it the largest continuously groomed network of cross-country ski trails in Canada.

SLNC is dedicated to the promotion of cross-country skiing as an inclusive lifelong activity for all ages and abilities. Committed to the provision of high-quality facilities, programs, and services, the SLNC operates a world-class cross-country ski venue located within Silver Star Provincial Park.