Learn to XC Ski Free Day
Sunday January 22, 2012
The Sandpoint Nordic Club and Schweitzer Mountain Resort want YOU to learn how to cross-country ski! They have teamed up to offer free cross country skiing demos and lessons on specifically groomed beginner trails at “The Roundabout” on the road up to Schweitzer. Free rentals are available as well, on a reservation 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!
DATE January 22nd, 2012
LOCATION “The Roundabout” on Schweitzer Mountain Road (on the way to Schweitzer ski area) Drive up Schweitzer Mountain Road and park in the first lot at “The Roundabout”
COST FREE rentals and lessons!
RENTALS Contact Sandpoint Sports at 208-265-6163 to reserve your equipment!
9am-10am - Fitting for Session 1
10am-11:30am - Session 1 lessons and free skiing
12pm-1pm - Fitting for Session 2
1pm-2:30pm - Session 2 lessons and free skiing
LESSONS Free lessons are approximately 45 minutes long and begin at 10am and 1pm. There will be a Classic Skiing lesson and Skate Skiing lesson. Students need to have equipment on before their lessons start. If students have their own equipment they can join in to either Session for lessons.
For additional information contact the Schweitzer Activity Center at 208-255-3081 or Sandpoint Sports at 208-265-6163