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Backcountry Ski Touring 101

Date and Time

Friday, February 23, 2018 7:30PM - Sunday, February 25, 2018 4:30PM

Location

Cardigan Lodge, Alexandria NH,
New Hampshire, Lakes Region,
NH

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.

Overview

For those who'd like to expand their horizons beyond golf courses/touring centers. Learn to explore winter back woods on skis. Cover traveling efficiently on ungroomed trails over rolling terrain, and how to control speed by turning and stopping on modest hills. General back country safety. Expect to be outdoors on skis for 3-4 hours/day and skiing 2-4 miles, and be prepared to ski with day pack. Now part of AMC NH SKI committee Cardigan Mountain SKI School. Weekend filled with instruction, field exercises, lectures, and discussions-plus great food and surroundings. Weekend begins Friday at 7:30pm, ending Sunday at 4:30pm. Register online at http://amcnh.registration.qilan.com.

AMC Trip Policy

Cost*

Adult: $165 member / $185 non-member
*2 nights lodging at Cardigan lodge, 2 breakfasts , snack friday night at 9:30 , saturday dinner and sunday lunch, Instruction and materiales

Related Link(s):

http://amcnh.registration.qilan.com

Driving Directions


Do not follow your GPS. We will email you this winters directions when you register.

Cardigan Lodge

Activities

Instruction (Skills)
Skiing - Cross-Country (Nordic)

Offered By

New Hampshire

Status

Open

Nearby AMC Destination

Cardigan Lodge

Difficulty

moderate

Audience

Adults (18+)


Leader




(best time to call: 7:00 pm -10:30 pm Tuesday and Friday evening)
(Email this person.)

Director NH winter schools since 1981, trip leader since 1976, past chair AMC clubwide Outdoor leadership development committee . Chapter vice chair NH Chapter