Introduction to Cross Country Skiing Class - Level 1

9:00am3:00pm

$89 for REI Members

$109 for non-members

Overview

  • Fitness level 2 Easy Active
  • Skill level 1 Beginner
  • Minimum age 13
  • Group size 6 people
  • Instructor REI Ski Instructor

Come find out how to participate in this great winter fitness sport! Our REI instructors will take you out and show you the basics of starting, stopping, turning and gliding across the snow on classic cross-country skis. After our skill-building session, we'll go out on the trail to practice our new found skills and discover a great way to get outside in the winter!

  • Instructors will cover basics of choosing and properly fitting equipment (boots, skis, and poles), fundamentals of classic cross-country skiing, including starting, stopping, ascending and descending hills as well as safely falling.

What to bring with you

Notes

Before heading to the iconic Jackson Ski Touring Foundation, our expert green vest staff will outfit you with Skis, Poles, and Boots at our North Conway store. Trail pass and Gear Rentals are included.

Meet at

North Conway REI

1498 White Mountain Hwy C30, North Conway, NH 3860

Map image of Jackson Ski Touring Foundation