Intro to XC (Classic) Skiing clinic

Field trip: Intro to XC (Classic) Skiing - One Day Clinic

Intro to XC (Classic) Skiing clinic - Erling Stordahl

A full-day clinic for beginning cross country skiers

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)

When: January 8, 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM

Where: Classes are held at the Sno Parks, east of Snoqualmie Pass. (See the required equipment list for a link to purchase the required groomed snow-park permit.)

Are you interested in learning how to cross-country ski on groomed ski trails and logging roads?

This one-day clinic is designed for novice or beginner skiers. It is taught by knowledgeable and friendly PSIA-certified instructors on groomed trails. You will learn the basics of classic technique and how to go up and down hills. Completion of the class prepares you to ski confidently and stylishly on beginner groomed XC trails.

Prerequisites: None.

Cancellations after January 3 will incur a $15 fee.


Erling Stordahl

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Classic cross-country skis, boots & poles
  • Clothing suitable for aerobic winter activities
  • Groomed sno-park permit - one per vehicle
  • Optional: fanny pack or small hydration pack with water and snacks
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