Cross Country Ski Form for 2020

Forms are due back before December 2, 2019 – Wildflower X-Country Ski 2020 Form

The Nelson Nordic Ski Club (NNSC) will be facilitating x-country ski lessons for Wildflower School this year.

January 10,  February 14, March 13

Time: 9:00 – 11:15 am
Cost: $12.00 per child per lesson, including ski/boot/pole rentals, $8.00 per parent if rental equipment is needed & you’re skiing with group
Location:  Apex X-Country Ski Area, located on Hwy 6 at the turn-off to Whitewater Ski Resort

Transportation: on own or by carpool

From the NNSC — This program offers elementary school children an affordable opportunity to learn basic fundamental x-country classic skiing techniques within a fun, game oriented field trip format.

** Parents wanting to ski on their own are more than welcome, you will purchase a trail pass at Apex.

Lessons will include:

  • Orientation in warming hut
  • Fitting for ski equipment
  • 3 sessions, on snow instruction and games
  • Hot drink and snacks in warming hut afterwards (provided by PAC/Parents)

PAC will provide hot chocolate for the participants at the end of each lesson, and parents can volunteer to provide a plate of baked goods or fruit for snack (ski co-ordinator will organize this).

If you have any questions about this program, please contact Nancy Liknes at or by phone at 250-551-6262.