Ski tracks set from Great Chief Park to Heritage Ranch. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)

Ski tracks set from Great Chief Park to Heritage Ranch. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)

Photo: Skiers hit the trails

Although Central Alberta has been plunged into brutally cold arctic weather, some people still find a way to get out and enjoy the outdoors. Here a cross country skier makes his way through Heritage Ranch on Friday afternoon. Volunteer track-setters have worked hard to take what little snow has fallen in the area and set ski tracks from Great Chief Park to Heritage Ranch.