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Address: Field Road, Sechelt, British Columbia V0N 3A1, Canada
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Activities: Cross-country skiing, Skiing, Snow-shoeing

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great for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing

An excellent winter facility for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing when it snows!! Tracks are regularly groomed, there is adequate parking and a nice warming hut. Sledding... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 9, 2015
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Sechelt, Canada
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

An excellent winter facility for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing when it snows!! Tracks are regularly groomed, there is adequate parking and a nice warming hut. Sledding facilities are improving and there is also a snowmobile run. Check it out on the internet. Easily accessible from Wilson Creek (between Gibsons and Sechelt.

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Gibsons, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Great cross country area, great snowshoeing,beautiful scenery,excellent winter playground,reasonable pricing

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Vancouver, Canada
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26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

This is nice and not crazy busy like Hollyburn or Manning Park. You need a 4x4, but you can also get the bus up through Alpha Adventures in Wilson Creek Park Mall.

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Gibsons, Canada
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57 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

Dakota is an amazing place to visit! I would go more, if only I had 4 wheel drive on my own car! Trails are fantastic and at varied levels. kids love the toboggan hills and the nice warm up hut is fantastic. Don't consider going without the right vehicle!

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Vancouver, Canada
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2012

It has great snow & fantastic scenery for skiing & snowshoeing !; the road up can be challenging but a great adventure.

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Vancouver, Canada
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16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2012

We had a great day with Alpha Adventures last weekend - after a 10:30 rendezvous we were transported in a 4 X 4 van to Dakota Ridge. Couldn't believe that there was so much snow on top! Nicely groomed trails and the chance to go off the trails as well. Friendly volunteers make this 'their' ridge, and you get the... More 

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Sechelt, Canada
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78 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2012

This is where the Coasters snowshoe and x-country ski.

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Sechelt, Canada
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61 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

We travelled to Dakota with Alpha Adventures which made the trip fun and safe. As we were with young ones ages 4 and 7 we stuck to the sliding hills and the warming hut. Packed a hearty lunch and stayed warm by the fire to enjoy it. Lots of hooks to hang your things and the ones by fire helped... More 

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Roberts Creek, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2011

Views are incredible, nice double track, can be accessed by shuttle from Wilson Creek.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2011

One of the many Sunshine Coast gems, Dakota Ridge is the destination of choice for cross country, back country and snow shoe enthusiasts. Easy access (4x4 recommended) miles of groomed runs, parking, warming hut and views to die for, Dakota Ridge is not to be missed.

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Address: Field Road, Sechelt, British Columbia V0N 3A1, Canada
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Sechelt

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