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Backcountry Ski Touring 101

Date and Time

Friday, February 22, 2019 7:30PM - Sunday, February 24, 2019 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 skiing golf courses and touring centers. Learn to explore winter back woods on skis! Workshop covers traveling efficiently on ungroomed trails over rolling terrain, how to control speed by turning and stopping on modest hills and general backcountry safety. Expect to be outdoors on skis for 3-4 hours/day, 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 along with your PayPal payment, or register online and follow up by sending in a check. http://workshopreg.amc-nh.org

AMC Trip Policy

Cost*

Adult: $170 member / $190 non-member
*Two nights at Cardigan lodge, 2 breakfasts, dinner Saturday night, lunch Sunday, instruction and materials.

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

Wait Listed

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 and current Chair of the AMC NH Chapter.