Intro to Cross-Country (Classic) Skiing - AM - 2018

Cross-country Skiing Course

Intro to Cross-Country (Classic) Skiing - AM

A three-week course for novice or beginning classic cross-country skiers.

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

This three-week course 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 to intermediate groomed XC trails.

Prerequisites: None. 

When: This class is offered at multiple times. Check the time carefully to make sure you are registering for the correct class!

  • Jan 7, 9:30-11:30am
  • Jan 21, 9:30-11:30am
  • Jan 28, 9:30-11:30am

If one of the field trips needs to be cancelled due to poor conditions, there is a make up class scheduled on Feb 4 from 9:30-11:30am.

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.)

Cancellations after 12/22 will incur a $15 fee.

Course Requirements

This course has no scheduled activities.

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
Course Materials

There are no materials for this course.