New Cross Country Ski Leader Seminar


New Cross Country Ski Leader Seminar - Fire Station 73 Issaquah Highlands

COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

6:30 to 9pm .  There is limited parking in the lot, but plenty of on street parking in the area.

This 2.5 hour evening course provides experienced cross-country skiers information they need to become an effective cross-country leader for the Mountaineers. This course is a pre-requisite (along with a mentor ski trip and committee approval) to becoming an official cross-country ski leader for the club.  Past and current cross-country ski leaders as well as those interested in becoming a new leader are invited to participate. The workshop is free and open to all Mountaineers members, but please register online so we can schedule the right number of instructors.

Seminar objectives:

  • Know the kinds of trips you want to lead, and how to attract participants who have the same interests and capabilities.
  • Understand and be prepared to carry out the roles and expectations of a cross-country ski leader for the Mountaineers.
  • Be prepared and confident to handle common challenges you will encounter leading groups on the trail.
  • Be ready to take the next steps to become a cross-country ski leader for the Mountaineers.

Participants will need to have the basic cross-country ski badge or equivalency.  Please contact the leader for more information.


Fire Station 73 Issaquah Highlands

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