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Great hike!

I loved the trail system. It is useful to take a photo of the map before you hike because the... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
Melinda M
Boxing Day Open House

Birch Brook Nordic Ski Club is a volunteer run organization. Every Boxing Day they hold an open... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2017
438bernardb
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Northwest River Road, Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

I loved the trail system. It is useful to take a photo of the map before you hike because the signs can be a little confusing on the trail. Most of it however is really well marked. I sure would have appreciated a toilet at...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Melinda M
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Birch Brook Nordic Ski Club is a volunteer run organization. Every Boxing Day they hold an open house with free trail passes for non members. Lots of good equipment to rent for classic or skate skiing as well as snowshoes. Check it out. Beautiful spot...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 438bernardb
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We were in town a couple times for business and have stoped in each time. Staff were very friendly and they have a very good variety of outdoor equipment. There's a little something here for everyone.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

This may have the best view in Happyvalley Goose Bay. Nothing like sitting in the main lounge or on the deck with the sun pouring in, cuddled up on the couch with a coffee and Baileys. Just a lovely place.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Anne A
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Birchbrook Nordic Ski Club has done a fantastic job building and maintaining ski and snow shoe trails throughout the years. These Nordic trails are not exactly for the beginner. There are a lot of challenging hills to climb. The chalet is immaculate and offers a...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank 438bernardb
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Really nice trails, about 25mins from Happy Valley. The trails are well marked, with occasional overall maps. The chalet will give you a paper copy. These are really Nordic ski/snow shoe trails so they are generally wide and groomed, so it isn't rough hiking. Nonetheless,...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank PickwickClub
Reviewed 2 June 2016

A wonderful place for snowshoeing or cross country skiing in the winter. Hiking in the Spring and Summer. A beautiful pine resort that provides a quiet place you to sit and read while overlooking the Labrador wilderness.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Tracey2014833
Reviewed 30 March 2015

Dropped in as we heard there was a loppitt - that was next weekend, but members were gathering or a fun ski-snowshoe event. We toured the lovely new building with a fantastic view, and admired the groomed trails (and the rental equipment prices).

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Donna L
Reviewed 21 February 2015

There is nothing I didn't like !!! The trails are fantastic for snow shoeing or cross country skiing ! The scenery speaks for itself !! BREATHTAKING !! The chalet is top notch and staff are wonderful :)

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank arlenem180
Reviewed 7 January 2015

A modern, attractive Nordic Chalet greets visitors at the top of a hill overlooking the Upper Lake Melville Basin area. Gorgeous views and welcoming atmosphere. Featuring: available trail passes private ski lessons children's ski lessons registered coaches private functions moonlight ski and snowshoe hikes photo-ops...More

Date of experience: March 2014
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