Cross Country Skiing - Grade 5-6


Students are taught basic skills: diagonal stride, double poling, turning, stopping and safe falling.  This is taught within a fun, game-like atmosphere so that the students stay warm and happy.

  • Cross-country ski lessons are held at Douglas Park and begin mid January. A ski instructor is provided for every class.
  • IMPORTANT - Students MUST be able to tie their own shoes/boots.
  • A class may have 2 ski lessons, one morning lesson and one afternoon lesson.
  • Busing IS NOT subsidized and will be booked by Outdoor Ed.  Teachers will be sent a bus confirmation once dates are scheduled.  
  • Information about dressing and cancellations can be found in the attached document

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Important Information for Teachers