Kahler Glen Field Trip

Field trip: Nordic (CrossCountry) Ski Course

Kahler Glen Field Trip - Kahler Glen

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

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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 are more comfortable on fewer hills.

We will focus on getting comfortable on skis and developing a smooth kick and glide, comfort on gentle hills, turning and stopping. We will focus on the following

  • kick and glide technique
  • polling technique
  • uphill travel
  • turning and stopping down hill


Kahler Glen

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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