Learn to Nordic Ski Free Day
Saturday January 08, 2011
January 8th, 2011 in National Trails Day and to celebrate, the Sandpoint Nordic Club and Schweitzer Mountain Resort have teamed up to offer free cross country skiing demos and lessons on specifically groomed beginner trails. Free rentals are available at the Schweitzer Mountain Round-a-bout on a first-come first-served basis and Schweitzer ski instructors will be on hand offering free Classic Skiing and Skate Skiing lessons. There will be free hot chocolate and snacks to keep everyone warm and fueled up as well. In addition, everyone who takes a lesson gets a coupon for a free Nordic Trail Pass to use at Schweitzer another day!
Session Times:10am-10:45am; 11am-11:45am; 12pm-12:45pm; 1pm-1:45pm
Location: “The Roundabout” on Schweitzer Mountain Road (on the way to Schweitzer ski area)
Cost: Free rentals and lessons!
Lessons: Free lessons are 45 minutes long and begin on the hour. There will be a Classic Skiing lesson and Skate Skiing lesson each hour. Student needs to have equipment rented before lesson starts.