COVID Update: day trips and activities are suspended while Toronto is in the Province of Ontario’s GREY (Lockdown) or RED (Control) zone.
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Day Trips cancelled

March 8, 2021

The NTSC board has decided that the club will not offer Alpine Day Trips for this season, due to the provincial announcements made on March 5 regarding ongoing health protocols for the City of Toronto. 

To responsibly comply with the government’s pandemic guidelines, the board previously advised members it would suspend all day trips when Toronto is in lockdown, grey, or red and would not operate to a destination classified as in lockdown, grey, or red. With the recent announcement that Toronto is moving to grey, we estimate there are not enough potential skiing days left to operate day trips, as Toronto is unlikely to go into orange before the end of the ski season

The board is incredibly grateful to the all NTSC volunteers who, since May 2020, have been diligently planning how best to run a season during a pandemic. A separate COVID committee prepared the protocols for the all services we provide and produced a COVID-19 framework, which members can review in the member’s area.

While sad, the club now focuses on taking the knowledge gained this year to prepare for a season in 2022. NTSC still plans to offer socials to our members.

We appreciate you keeping your membership with us this season.

- NTSC Board of Directors

What's new?

  •   NTSC will not be operating any day trips, socials or activities while Toronto is within the Province of Ontario’s Grey (Lock Down) or Red (Control) zone. Charter trips are purchased from independent Tour Operators and are subject to third party regulations & government travel advisories. 
  • New web site! Who dis? You'll find updated information on NTSC membership, our Alpine and Nordic trips and lessons, and Charter trips. We'll continue to make smaller updates over the next little while.

upcoming events

  • No upcoming events


When participating in NTSC functions this season you can expect the following changes due to COVID-19 safety protocols set by local health authorities:

  • Face Coverings (mask or face shield) will be required for many NTSC functions (buses, Alpine/Nordic lessons, resorts, some socials).
  • All NTSC members (and their guests) will be required to sign a COVID-19 health declaration prior to participation in any in-person functions.
  • NTSC members and their guests must follow ALL protocols in place by vendors, host Resort(s) and Local Public Health Authorities.

  Failure to comply with these safety measures will be deemed reason to terminate your NTSC membership without a refund.

Ski, travel & Party!

As a member, you get far more value than just a ski day. Once it's safe, we can't wait to get back to our usual activities on - and off - the snow.


Downhill ski, snowboard or Nordic ski at the best places in Ontario! Drive up or catch the bus from convenient locations in/around Toronto.

Whether you're just starting out or improving at any level, our member instructors offer lessons and coaching - free with your membership!

Downhill Ski & Snowboard

Nordic Ski


Safely explore the mountains, as long as COVID-19 doesn't throw any snowballs into our plans.

We've introduced new driveup options, smaller trips, more single rooms, and Cancel for Any Reason (CFAR) insurance is available with trips to keep you safe. All trip participants must follow the protocols in place by vendors, host Resort(s) and Local Public Health Authorities.



Throughout the year, our winter community comes together at social events on and off the snow.

Usual events include a Season Launch Party, Christmas Party, Year-end bash, and regular socials throughout.

This year we've shifted to events that can held safely within COVID-19 guidelines. 

Why join us?

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We're all about making winter fun! Here are just a few of the reasons you'll want to join - at least, when COVID isn't busy throwing snowballs at us.

Spend a day on the slopes!

Take the bus or drive-up to alpine resorts in Barrie and Collingwood, about 1-2 hours from Toronto. Lessons and coaching are included with most day trips.

Alpine Day Trips

Escape to nature!

Nordic day and weekend trips go across Ontario looking for the best trails. We'll even do the driving and include lessons so you can enjoy your time on the trails.

Nordic Trips


Whether you're just starting out, you're an expert, or somewhere in between, we have the lesson for you! Our member instructors teach you to ski/ride, improve your technique, and get the maximum out of your equipment.

Alpine Ski & Snowboard Lessons

Nordic Lessons


NTSC has skied and boarded at some incredible places: east and west in Canada and the US, Europe from the Matterhorn to St. Anton, and we've even found fluffy, bottomless pow in Japan!

See where we're going!

Arrive in style

No car is "snow" problem! Day trips include transportation by luxury coach from convenient pick up points across the city. We've made changes to keep you safe on board.

Or, register as drive up and make your own way to the resort. The choice is yours.


Skiing, snowboarding and other activities that take place at ski areas involve the risk of injury and/or concussion.

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