Gear Library Outing - XC Ski Training - Erling Stordahl

Field trip: Gear Library Outing - XC Ski Training

Gear Library Outing - XC Ski Training - Erling Stordahl

Gear library instructional course on XC skiing for youth group leaders and teachers. Learn the basics of XC skiing and winter travel so that you are prepared to take your youth group out on gear library skis!

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.
  • Sat, Jan 30, 2021
  • Seattle Youth Outreach Committee
  • Cross-country Skiing
  • Adults
  • N2 Nordic Advanced Basic Ski
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 4.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 100 ft

We will meet at 8 am in the Crystal Springs parking lot.  The day will go from 8 am - 3 pm. Due to COVID-19 protocol, The Mountaineers team will not be providing any carpool opportunities and participants are encouraged to drive themselves to the trailhead. 


Erling Stordahl

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Cross-country ski boots, poles, and skis will be provided by the gear library. You should bring all the items below. Ones with a star next them are available to borrow from the gear library if you'd like. 

  • Backpack*
  • Water
  • Snacks 
  • Warm layers*
  • Waterproof outer layers, like a raincoat and rain pants*
  • Gloves*
  • Warm hat*
  • Sun protection, like sunscreen or sunglasses 
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