Dawn Butt hits the trails with some children on Bull Mountain Saturday.

Fun day a hit at Bull Mountain

Dozens of lakecity families descended upon Bull Mountain this Saturday

Dozens of lakecity families descended upon Bull Mountain this Saturday for the Williams Lake Cross Country Ski Club’s annual, free, family fun day.

Billed Wellness Day at Bull Mountain: Family Fun in the Snow, the WLCCSC partnered with the First Nations Health Authority and Caribou Ski Source for Sports to provide free use of ski and snowshoe equipment, instruction from experienced skiers, free trail fees, lunch and hot chocolate and coffee.

READ MORE: Elementary racers blaze up trails at Bull Mountain

The event was busy throughout the day with skiers old and new coming from throughout the Cariboo to try the trails out for themselves. Delight was had by all who strapped on pair of skis and glided across the groomed trails in the beautiful, winter weather.



sports@wltribune.com

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter

 

Johnathan Reitsma is new to town and tried cross country skiing for the first time ever at Bull Mountain’s Family Ski Day. (Photo by Patrick Davies)

Skiers sign in at the Williams Lake Cross Country Ski Club’s Wellness Day, billed Family Fun in the Snow, Saturday on the trials at Bull Mountain north of Williams Lake. The WLCCSC partnered with First Nations Health Authority and Caribou Ski Source for Sports to host the annual event.

Skiers sign in at Bull Mountain’s Family day free ski event. (Photo by Patrick Davies)

Johnathan Morgan and his son Riley slide off the trails at Bull Mountain.

Scott Gordon on Bull Mountain. (Photo by Patrick Davies)

Just Posted

B.C. BUDGET: Surplus $374 million after bailouts of BC Hydro, ICBC

Growth projected stronger in 2020, Finance Minister Carole James says

Snow is weather story of the day for Cariboo Chilcotin Tuesday

Ten centimetres is expected by Wednesday morning

2017 wildfires spark creation of Riske Creek volunteer fire dept.

McLeese Lake and West Fraser volunteer fire departments have already donated safety clothing and gear

VIDEO: 8 things you need to know about the 2019 B.C. budget

Surplus of $247 million with spending on children, affordability and infrastructure

Steelhead LNG stops work on Kwispaa LNG project near Bamfield

Huu-ay-aht First Nations ‘deeply disappointed; Steelhead says funding is the problem

‘Bullet missed me by an inch’: Man recounts friend’s killing at Kamloops hotel

Penticton man witnessed Summerland resident Rex Gill’s murder in Kamloops

B.C. BUDGET: Income assistance raise still leaves many below poverty line

$50 per month increase included in funding for poverty and homelessness reduction

B.C. BUDGET: Indigenous communities promised billions from gambling

Extended family caregiver pay up 75 per cent to keep kids with relatives

B.C. BUDGET: New benefit increases family tax credits up to 96 per cent

BC Child Opportunity Benefit part of province’s efforts to reduce child poverty

B.C. BUDGET: Carbon tax boosts low-income credits, electric vehicle subsidies

Homeowners can get up to $14,000 for heating, insulation upgrades

B.C. man survives heart attack thanks to Facebook

A Princeton man suffered a heart attack while at an isolated property with no cell service

B.C. man sues Maxime Bernier’s People’s Party over trademark

Satinder Dhillon filed application for trademark same day Maxime Bernier announced the new party

Most Read