Introduction to Cross Country Skiing Class

9:00am2:00pm
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$99 for REI Members

$119 for non-members

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Overview

  • Fitness level 2 Easy Active
  • Minimum age 13
  • Group size 8 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

Map image of Crystal Springs Sno-Park

More directions and information

Meet at Crystal Springs Sno-Park (a daily or annual Sno-Park pass is required from Washington State Parks which is only available in advance from various vendors) 2400 ft. elevation Erling Stordahl / Trollhaugen trail systems are privately maintained. Closest ranger, Lake Easton State Park, (509) 656-2230 6562586