Halifax Nordic Ski Club is a 100% volunteer community organization of over 400 Nordic skiers who enjoy Cross-Country Skiing in the Halifax and Hants regions.


Club activities:

Learn to ski Programs – youth and adult programing, skate and classic options for  cross-country group instruction offered at Brunello Links – January to March.  Ski equipment rentals are available for youth registered in programs.  The club facilitates training for coaches and officials.

Trail-grooming –  volunteer groomers use club equipment to groom trails at the Bryan Scallion ski trails at McDonald Sport Park in Waverley, Graves-Oakley Memorial Park in Spryfield, the Links at Brunello Estates near Timberlea, Smiley’s Provincial Park near Windsor and at Dollar Lake Provincial Park near the Halifax airport.

Club events and races – Fun events to get people outside on cross-country skis:  Nordic Fest, Dollar Lake Loppet, night-races,  gear-swap, club trips to ski in New Brunswick, Cape Breton and beyond.  Competitve races to further the sports of biathlon and cross-country skiing: Ski for Steve, Provincial championship races.

Club governance
Board of Directors
MNSC is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors, elected at the Annual General Meeting held each spring.

Current Board members are:
Lorenzo Caterini– President
Brian Norman-Vice-President
David Keefe- Treasurer
Tom Beazley – Grooming Director
Melanie MacDermid- Marketing & Communications, Registration
Dave Hubley- Programs
Mark Campbell- Grooming
Doug Theedom- Governance
Open –Secretary
Open – Events
Join the Board! Halifax Nordic is looking for members who would like to join the Board and help us run a great Nordic ski club in and around HRM.

HNSC is part of Cross Country Ski Nova Scotia, and Cross Country Canada.

Club Mission:  To build a Community of active Nordic Skiers in the HRM.