Cross Country Ski Lessons

Cross Country Ski Lessons

We offer both group and private lessons in classic or skate technique.

Available Daily Upon Request

Nipika’s Ski School is directed by Lyle Wilson who was an Olympic cross-country ski coach for Canada in the 1988 and 1992 Winter Games. Lessons take place on Nipika’s professionally groomed 100-kilometre trail system at our Kootenay Cross Country Ski Resort. We offer both group and private lessons in classic or skate technique.

Cost

Group Adult $40.00, Youth (under 12) $30.00

Private Adult $60.00, Youth (under 12) $45.00

Taxes included in price.

Itinerary

Lesson begins with meet and greet and a short equipment discussion. The group or lesson will then head out to the teaching area to begin the lessons. During the lesson you will working on skills and simple progression to develop you technique to be a more efficient skier. The lesson will then head out on to the trail system to put what you worked on to use on more difficult terrain.

Cross Country Skis, Boots and poles are available to rent at the Nipika Day Lodge and Conference centre.