Learn to Cross Country Ski: Classic Technique

Winter

Description: Join your experienced REI Outdoor School instructor for a lesson in Cross-Country Skiing: Classic Technique. Get in on the sport that continues to attract aspiring athletes, adventurers and winter recreationists. We will provide a comprehensive course that covers proper technique, stopping, turning and gliding across the snow. After our skill-building session we will take to the trails and apply our knowledge to varying terrain. Discover a great way to get outdoors and enjoy winter's wonderland with friends and family. Ski rental and ski pass included.

Skills you'll learn:

  • Instructors will cover basics of choosing and properly fitting boots and skis
  • Basics of skiing, including starting, stopping, ascending and descending hills as well as safely falling.

Check out the gear list.

Required Legal Form:
This course requires the participant to read and sign a liability release form before participating. Please see "Required Legal Form" for the session you are registering for. You will need to print, sign and bring the form to your class.

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LEARN TO CROSS COUNTRY SKI: CLASSIC TECHNIQUE

  • Class Details
  • Gear List

Learn to Cross Country Ski: Classic Technique Gear List

Gear to bring to class:

(Required)

  • Warm Jacket - Down or Synthetic.
  • Energy Snacks
  • Synthetic / wool layers - Clothing that will stay warm when wet.
  • Warm Gloves
  • Water Bottle
  • Warm Socks - Wool or Synthetic.
  • Warm Hat

(Optional)

  • None

Gear provided by REI:

  • Group First Aid Kit
  • Cross Country Skis, Boots & Poles