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Fredericton

Skiing

Many of Fredericton's 70 km (44 mi) of walking trails, especially those along the river and in Odell and Wilmot parks, are groomed for cross-country skiing.

Ski Crabbe Mountain. The 18 trails here have a vertical drop of 263 meters (853 feet), and amenities include snowboard and ski rentals, a ski shop, instruction, a skating pond, cross-country skiing, babysitting, and a lounge and restaurant. Check the website for details of half-price offers and special events. 50 Crabbe Mountain Rd., 55 km [34 miles] west of Fredericton, Central Hainesville, NB, E6E 1E3. 506/463–8311 select 300 for Snow Phone; 902/896–1205. www.crabbemountain.com. Lift tickets C$30 night, C$35 half-day, C$40 full day; lift ticket plus equipment rental C$55 full day. Sept.–mid-Apr., Mon. and Tues. 9–4:30 (to 9 during school holidays), Wed.–Sun. 9–9; call Snow Phone to check as hrs are subject to weather conditions.

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