Introduction to Cross Country Skiing Class - Level 1

9:00am12:00pm

$99 for REI Members

$119 for non-members

Overview

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

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

Please arrive 10-15 minutes prior to the start time for parking and paperwork considerations.