Posted March 13, 2018 - 4:30 pm

Cross Country Grooming Report

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The Access Road is being groomed daily,  Cabin Bowl has now been re-opened. Upper & Lower Cross Country ski trails have been groomed this. We continue to have beautiful clear weather up here at the lodge.

* Dogs must be under control at all times and must not be left unattended. Wildlife forced to run from a chasing dog will expend precious energy in order to avoid the perceived predator. In the winter, this flight can be life threatening, as many species need to conserve energy reserves just to make it through the winter.

* Owners must Pick up after their dog. Besides being unsightly and smelly, animal waste can be hazardous to the health of wildlife. In addition, one of the most common forms of disease transmission between dogs is through fecal matter.

* Uncontrolled dogs and owners will be asked to leave the Island Lake property.

If you’ve never visited the Lodge in the winter before, consider joining us for lunch or a spa treatment…

Open Thursday to Sunday, lunch is offered 11am-2pm – Advance Reservations Required. Spa is available 9:30am -4pm, with advance reservations also required.

If you’re planning on enjoying the beautiful scenery along our access road, please remember that first and foremost, it is our route for transportation of all staff and guests to and from the lodge. You should expect to encounter both snowmobile and snow-cat traffic while on the road; please yield to all oncoming traffic and stay to the side of the road wherever possible.

We’d love to see your photos this winter, so be sure to share them across social media using #islandlakelodge and #lodgelife. Above all else, enjoy the fresh snow and beautiful surroundings! We look forward to seeing you at Island Lake this winter.


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