Sunday, June 26, 2005 - Canmore Nordic Centre
Canmore Nordic Centre Construction Photos

- By: Dan Roycroft

The redevelopement of the Canmore Nordic Centre is in full swing as work continues from the start that was made last fall.  This collection of photos follows the work since the inital ground breaking last September.  More photos will be posted as work continues through the summer in preperation for the December World Cups.

The Cross Country stadium as work just begins (Fall 2004)
The stadium as work just begins (Fall 2004)

The dismantled Georgetown Bridge at the end of the stadium
The dismantled Georgetown Bridge at the end of the stadium

The piles of logs and burned stumps litter the Biathlon area.
The piles of logs and burned stumps litter the Biathlon area.

Work progresses as the early snow begins to fall.
Work progresses as the early snow begins to fall.

The Banff Trail bridge at the end of the stadium, bids farewell as the snow guns begin operation last fall.
The Banff Trail bridge at the end of the stadium bids farewell as the snow guns begin operation last fall.

Work often continues into the dark.
Work often continues into the dark.

Distmantling the bridge that brought skiers over the Banff trail and back to the stadium.
Distmantling the bridge that brought skiers back to the stadium.

Early morning work.
Early morning work.

Out on the new trails, the warden inspects the terrain. (Spring 2005)
Out on the new trails, the warden inspects the terrain. (Spring 2005)

Looking towards the Biathlon stadium from the old first overpass on the cross country trails.
Looking towards the Biathlon stadium from the old first overpass on cross country trails.

Pavement makes way for trails near the Biathlon team rooms
Pavement makes way for trails near the Biathlon team rooms

The big machinery used to get the job done.
The big machinery used to get the job done.

The new wax testing area near the Biathlon stadium as seen from the back of the Bill Warren Centre.
The new wax testing and Biathlon area as seen from the back of the Bill Warren Centre.


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