Learn to Cross Country Ski - Classic Technique

1:00pm3:30pm
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$60 for REI Members

$80 for non-members

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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

Notes

Arrive early as parking at the Trailhead is limited. Overflow parking in available near the Chalet just down the road.

Map image of Theodore Wirth Regional Park - The Trailhead

More directions and information

Questions? Call our Local Experiences team at 1-877-819-3810 or email us at minneapolis-os@rei.com.