Cross-Country Trail Information

Background: Birch Ski Area is located approximately 35 km south-west of Carman Manitoba (click here for directions). The area is situated at the foot of the Herman beaches situated along the Darlingford Moraine which offers a wide range of gully and valley terrain that provide exceptional outdoor scenery.

Ski Trails: Birch Ski Area has over 25 km of ski trails for expert and novice ski enthusiasts. The trails journey through beautiful gullies and valleys that provide exceptional outdoor scenery. All trails allow for skate and classic skiing.The ski trails are on average between 3 to 5 meters wide and allow for skating and classic skiing. For a map of the ski trails please click here.

Difficulty: Easy to Difficult - Birch Ski Area has short to long uphill and downhill segments that stretch along the ski trails. Anyone new to skiing is encouraged to take ski lessons, offered every Saturday or by appointment, in order to develop skiing skills and gain confidence.

Trail Grooming: Ski trails are groomed on a weekly basis. The day of week on which the grooming happens depends on the schedule of events for that week. For the latest trail conditions please click here.

Trail Access

Open to all skiers

Open 7 days a week from 7:00 am - 9:00 pm

Trail Fees

Free for BMS members

$5.00 for non-members