Cross-Country Ski Clinic – Sunday Jan 10th, 2016 10 am: 4UR Ranch The San Juan Nordic Club and Rio Grande Headwaters Land Trust (RiGHT) are hosting a basic cross-country ski clinic and ranch tour on Sunday, January 10, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. at the 4UR Ranch. Over 1,400 acres of the iconic 4UR Ranch have been conserved by RiGHT, and this clinic will provide you the unique opportunity to ski at this privately owned property. The clinic will explain types of cross country skis, various waxing techniques, and instruction on classic skiing techniques including proper body positioning. Instructors include Steve Brigham with the USFS and San Juan Nordic Club members.
A potluck chili lunch will happen from 12-1 and from 1-3 RIGHT will conduct a ski tour of part of 4UR ranch. Bring skis, boots, poles, snacks and water. Skis are available for rent from Kristi Mountain Sports in Alamosa and 8,200 Sports in South Fork.
4UR Ranch is accessed by turning left in Wagon Wheel Gap on the way to Creede. Carpooling is encouraged and 4WD vehicles are recommended. The cost is a donation or membership in the San Juan Nordic Club! For more information, including directions to the ski clinic, email us at email@example.com or call 336.607.4465.