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This is a well-maintained XC ski park that can be used for hiking and biking in Summer/Fall. It is comprised mostly of wide paths with a few new single pathways in the mostly wooded property. Trail configuration is stacked loops with hikes from as short as you like to possibly 20+km. There is ample parking at the clubhouse next to the Souris Line Road. There are a few damp areas with many intertwining loops and offshoots. There are some quiet glades with large trees in much of the slightly rolling terrain. A stream runs through with a several sturdy bridges. For an extra long trek, you could link into the Townshend Woodlot, a bit to the north which would include some Confederation Trail to form a large loop. GPS recommended if you plan a longer hike.

Trail Quick Facts
Difficulty Rating: 3.0
Length: 1.0 – 20.0 km
Structure: Stacked Loop
GPS Location: 46 24.143,-62 15.120
Environment: Wilderness
Surface Type: Grass or Vegetation, Forest Floor
Trail Location: At Souris Striders XC ski park on Souris Line Road north of Souris, Kings County
Trail Directions: Go to Souris, turn North on the Souris Line Road (# 305). Go 5.5 km to Souris Striders Lodge, plainly visible near the highway on the left. The lodge is just a bit before where the Confederation Trail crosses # 305. Park there and follow the signs/path into the trail network.


Thanks to Parks PEI for this:

“The nordic/x-country site features 24.5 km of groomed recreational trails, 7.5 km of competitive trails and biathlon trails, a complete rental shop with classic, skate ski, fatbike, snowshoe and tube rentals, a lodge, waxing huts, biathlon range, and sliding hill. The latest trail grooming equipment makes the Park the destination of choice for x-country skiing in the Maritimes.

The nordic ski lodge is a 2 level building that is approximately 36′ x 45′ located at 1800 route 13 in Brookvale.

The nordic rental shop is located on the lower level of the lodge.

The upper level of the lodge has a seating area , washrooms and small kitchen available for use.”