Kahler Glen Field Trip

Field trip: Nordic (CrossCountry) Ski Course

Kahler Glen Field Trip - Kahler Glen

This field trip is for those who are newer to cross country skiing.

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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. 

We will focus on getting comfortable on developing your cross country skills.

Skills include:

  • balancing on skis
  • kick and glide technique
  • polling technique
  • gentle downhill travel
  • snow plow
  • turning on skis


Kahler Glen

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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