Kahler Glen Field Trip

Field trip: Nordic (CrossCountry) Ski Course

Kahler Glen Field Trip - Kahler Glen

You will sign up for the level of group at a later date.

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  • Easy
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 200 ft

Kahler Glen Golf course. Park at the Nason Ridge Snopark.

Meet at 9:00 AM

Class will be from 9:00 AM till 2:30 PM. You are welcome to stay longer to ski on your own. 

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:

  • balancing on skis
  • posture
  • kick and glide technique
  • polling technique
  • snow plow on gentle hills
  • stopping and turning on gentle hills


Kahler Glen

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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