Cross-country Skiing Course

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“Norwegians are born with skis on their feet” they say. That might not be the 100% truth, but most of them learn how to ski from a very young age. If you have not tried it yet, or you want to improve your skills, we now invite you to come to the winter wonderland of Hardanger to discover the fun of cross-country skiing.

1350
NOK*
5
h
Cross-country Skiing Course
Easy
2
All seasons
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Meetup point

Korevoll skistadion

5763 Skare

About the

course

The day will be spent outside in the prepared ski tracks at Korevoll skistadium where you learn techniques and enjoy a lunch by the campfire. This course is suitable for beginners but also for those with some experience. Depending on your level, this introduction to cross-country skiing will teach you the basic techniques that you need to know to have an enjoyable cross-skiing experience. The focus can be on everything from how to put the skis on, how to move, how to fall and get back up. If you are more advanced you can learn more about diagonal skiing and proper use of the ski poles, called poling and double poling.

What's included?

Skis, shoes and poles

Cross-country instructor

Hot drinks

Campfire

Information about local nature and history

Good to know

Difficulty and requirements

You do not need to have any previous experience with cross-country skiing to join this tour. The course will be adjusted to the level that is right for the participants.  Please inform your guide of any medical conditions that might impact you during the tour or in an emergency.

Requirements:

  • Minimum age to participate: 15 years old  
  • Private course can be adjusted for younger children
Duration and distance

Approximately 4-5 hours

Meet up

10 am. Korlevoll skistadion, 5763, Skare

Weather
What to bring
  • Lunch and water for approximately 4-5 hours
  • Extra warm sweater or down jacket for the lunchbreak
  • Gloves/ mittens and hat/beanie  
  • Backpack for your extra clothes and lunch
  • To wear: Training clothes for winter temperatures
  • If you have private gear, you are welcome to use that for the course  
Additional info

To book a private guide, choose the option ‘Private guide’. A group with a private guide, can include up to 8 participants/the price is equal to the price of 8 persons booked. For the private guide, make a booking for 8 persons, when placing your booking info, write ‘Private guide xx persons’ in the cell for your first name. And your full name in the cell for the last name.

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FAQ

Can I use my private skiing gear?

Yes! It is just good that you get to learn the techniques and try it with the gear that you will use for your next adventure.

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