Learn to Cross Country Ski - Classic Technique

10:00am12:00pm
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$69 for REI Members

$89 for non-members

8 spots left

Overview

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

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.

What to bring with you

Map image of Sydney R. Marovitz Golf Course, Waveland/Lakefront

More directions and information

If you have any questions, please contact us: Monday-Thursday 9AM-4PM or Friday-Sunday 8AM-10AM @ 1-877-819-3810 or by email at chicago-os@rei.com. - All of these are monitored mailboxes