Family fun ski event for children and their parents
Barnebirkie ski events are where Birkie dreams begin!
We are excited to partner with Silver Skate Festival this year! All Birkie Sunday events will be at the Silver Skate Festival site at William Hawrelak Park, 9330 Groat Rd NW in Edmonton. It will take place from 10 am to 1 pm on Sunday, February 10, 2019.
Fun fact: Barne means children in Norwegian.
Check out our Kids Ski Free deal!
Registration package pickup
Available at the Nordic Fair or on site at 10 a.m.
10:00 – 10:45 a.m. Check-in
|Parent and Spectator Etiquette: Adults accompanying Barne skiers on course must be on skis to retain the integrity of the course.
No pets please
Parking available on site. Overflow parking is by Silver Skate shuttle, see information here.
The Canadian Birkebeiner Society follows Cross Country Canada’s suggested age limits and have set the age limits below as part of our effort to ensure everyone stays safe.
- 50 m dash: Any age.
- 500 m, 1.5 km, 3 km: Children 2 – 7 years of age must be registered with and accompanied by an adult guardian.