Learn the basics of cross-country skiing with a ski instructor. Experienced skiers from Madison Nordic Ski Club will teach and demonstrate all the basic skiing skills needed for beginners and novice skiers to get started in the sport.
After completing the instruction session and exploring the equipment demo to find the best ski and pole fit, head over to the trails and test out your newly learned skills!
Although this is a free event, Madison Parks does ask that you register in advance online or by telephone – (608) 266-4711.Register
Sunday, Feb. 19 / 10 am – 11:30 am
1250 McKenna Blvd
Madison, WI 53719
Event Check-In: 9:30 am at Elver Park Shelter #2
Rentals: Ski rentals will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
A cross-country ski permit is required at Elver Park and groomed Dane County Park trails. Trail conditions are weather-dependent and permit fees are non-refundable. Note: A daily pass is included with the rental of cross-country ski equipment.