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Encyclopedia > Ski Martock

Ski Martock is a ski resort located in Windsor, Nova Scotia, Canada. The facilities feature a downhill area served by a quad chair lift and two T-bars, a beginners area served by two rope tows, and 5.5km of cross-country ski trails. A ski resort is a ski area with a village and/or high-end accommodations and other amenities at the base of the mountain. ... Windsor is a small town located in central Nova Scotia at the junction of the Avon and St. ... A chairlift A chairlift is a type of aerial lift, which consists of a constantly moving loop of steel cable strung between two end terminals and generally over intermediate towers. ... A t-bar lift, also called t-bar, is a mechanised system for pulling skiers uphill. ... A ski tow, also called rope tow, is a mechanised system for pulling skiers uphill. ...

The hill features a half-pipe and terrain park for snowboarders. Halfpipe A halfpipe is a structure used in gravity extreme sports such as snowboarding, skateboarding, freestyle BMX, or inline skating. ... A terrain park is an outdoor area that contains jumps and half-pipes that allow snowboarders and skiers to do tricks. ...

Martock is the closest downhill ski area to Halifax, being roughly a 45 minute drive away. Template:Hide = Motto: Template:Unhide = E Mari Merces (Wealth from the Sea) Logo: City Symbol: Kingfisher Halifax Regional Municipality, Nova Scotia, Canadas Location. ...

See Also

list of ski areas This is a list of ski areas around the world. ...

External Links

  • Official website of the resort



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