Learn to Cross Country Ski - Classic Technique

6:00 PM  –  8:00 PM

Sydney R. Marovitz Golf Course, Waveland/Lakefront

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

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.

  • 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.

Sydney R. Marovitz Golf Course, Waveland/Lakefront

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