Tour Program

The CCCSC Tour Program comes free with membership and swings into action as soon as the snow falls. Details and updates can be found on the Web Site and in the newsletter as well as at the Social Meetings.


The Canberra Cross-Country Ski Club has restarted with restricted activities, following Government COVID-19 pandemic guidelines on social & mobility restrictions.

Social Meeting attendees will need to record their attendance of the Hughes Community Centre rooms by using the Check In CBR app.


Book yourself on a tour!

  • Contact the tour leader and have your name added to the list or
  • Put your name on the tour sheet at Club Night
  • The tour leader organises car pooling and gives any information required
  • Each passenger contributes towards the driver’s expenses

Checklist provides tips on

  • Gear
  • Clothing
  • Travel

Please send us feedback after your tour!

If you are interested in participating in a tour, please contact the tour leader where one is listed; where no tour leader is yet shown, you can indicate your wish to join the tour by emailing the tour coordinator on

Summary of Ski Tours for 2021

(Tours for future months will be added as they become available. MORE TOURS NEEDED PLEASE)

Event &
Starting Location
Short Description &
Sun, 1 Aug 2021
All Day
Rock Creek Ramble
Perisher Nordic Centre

An easy day up Rock Creek from the Nordic Shelter past Porcupine Rocks.

Basic-Intermediate, Short-Medium, Gentle-Hilly
Mon, 9 Aug 2021
All Day
Perisher Area
Perisher Nordic Centre

A tour for those staying down for Perisher XC week or anyone else who wants to come along. May explore the Perisher trails or the edge of the plateau overlooking the Crackenback Valley. Meet at the Perisher Nordic Shelter at 9:30am.
All Standards, Rolling Terrain, Medium Distance

Tue, 10 Aug 2021
All Day
Mystery Coffee Tour #1
Perisher Nordic Centre

Part of the XC Week at Perisher activities, the Mystery Coffee Tour leaves the Nordic Shelter at 9.45 am. A guide is provided which will take you on a tour over some wonderful skiing terrain.
All Standards, Rolling Terrain, Short Distance

Fri, 13 Aug 2021
09:45 - 13:30
Mystery Coffee Tour #2
Perisher Nordic Centre

As per the Tuesday event, the Mystery Coffee Tour leaves the Nordic Shelter at 9.45 am. The same format will apply as per Tuesday event, it’s a mystery.
All Standards, Rolling Terrain, Short Distance

Sun, 15 Aug 2021
All Day
Ramshead Range
Dead Horse Gap Lower Carpark

A nice challenging day tour starting from Dead Horse Gap, bagging some Ramshead Peaks, and hopefully making it as far as Kosi South Face or Leatherbarrel Creek.

Advanced, Long, Some steep sections
Sat, 21 Aug 2021
All Day
Perisher to Trapyard Creek
Perisher Nordic Centre

Start off at the Perisher Nordic centre, ski past the Porcupine and follow the pole line down to the Betts Creek valley to explore the Trapyard Creek trail. Depending on the group we may visit Charlotte Pass before returning to Perisher via the Kosciuszko Road.

Basic-Intermediate, Hilly, Long
Sat, 28 Aug 2021
All Day
The Virtual Hoppet 2021
Perisher Nordic Centre

The virtual Hoppet 2021 – Do It Your Way on the Perisher Nordic trails.
Join fellow club members on the Perisher trails and complete your chosen distance of 42, 21 or 7km.

Basic-Intermediate, Gentle – Hilly, Short-medium-long (your choice)
Sun, 29 Aug 2021
All Day
Smiggins Area
Smiggin Holes

An easy tour starting at Smiggins and exploring the surrounding area, which could include along the Link Road, the plateau containing the old XC trails, the slopes of Mt Piper, or down to Pipers Creek Hut.

Basic-Intermediate, Rolling-Hilly, Short-Medium
Sat, 11 Sep 2021
All Day
Illawong and Beyond
Guthega Village

Will start from Guthega and head up the Snowy River valley to Illawong Lodge, before continuing to Spencers Creek and hopefully across the new suspension bridge to explore the slopes of Mt Guthrie.
Basic – Intermediate Standards, Rolling – Hilly Terrain, Medium Distance

(Further details of the tours and tour leaders are found on the Members Only page.)