Kahler Glen Field Trip

Field trip: Nordic (CrossCountry) Ski Course

Kahler Glen Field Trip - Erling Stordahl

This field trip is for those who are in at the Basic A or Basic B level.

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  • N2 Nordic Advanced Basic Ski
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 4.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 100 ft

Kahler Glen at the Nason Ridge Snopark.

This field trip is for those who have had none or very little experience on skis.

We will focus on getting comfortable on skis and developing a smooth kick and glide. We will focus on the following:

  • kick and glide technique
  • polling technique
  • slowing, stopping, turning on gentle hills


Erling Stordahl

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • skis, boots, poles
  • 10 essentials
  • extra gloves
  • good attitude
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