Enjoy your winter trip to the Rockies and experience the beautiful Canmore scenery, by cross country skiing at the Canmore Nordic Centre. You can enhance your experience and improve your skiing with a lesson from Trail Sports. All our instructors are certified by the Canadian Association of Nordic Ski Instructors (C.A.N.S.I.). See our instructor’s bios. For your safety and the safety of our instructors we will not teach lessons if the temperature is below -20ºC. Please arrive at Trail Sports, with equipment, no later than 30 minutes before your lesson start time. Late arrivals may not be accommodated. Lesson times will finish at designated lesson times regardless of how late lesson starts.
LESSON PRICES DO NOT INCLUDE TRAIL FEES OR RENTALS. A trail pass must be purchased to participate in lessons.
Trail Sports has a 48-hour cancellation policy. Private lessons cannot be cancelled within 48 hours.
|Drop-in Lesson||1.5 hour group lesson. Skating – weekends and holidays at 11:00 a.m. Classical – weekends and holidays at 11:00 a.m. NOTE: Must be aged 13 or older. Please register by 10:30 a.m. (no booking required)||$45|
|Private Lesson||1 hour private ski lesson in skate skiing or classical skiing. Please phone 403 678 6764 to book, at least 24 hours in advance. $40.00 for additional person.||$80|
|Family Semi Private||2 Adults and 2 children from the same family. 1 Hour ski lesson in classical or skate skiing. Please book at least 24 hours in advance.||$120|
|5 Week Classical Course||1.5 hour lesson each week to improve your classical technique. Participants should have taken a classical drop in lesson. 1 pm to 2:30 pm (commences Jan 7, 2017).||$200|
|5 Week Skating Course||1.5 hour lesson each week to improve your skating technique. Participants should have taken a skating drop in lesson. 1 pm to 2:30 pm (commences Jan 8, 2017).||$200|
|C.A.N.S.I. Level 1 Certification Course`||The CANSI Level 1 course is an exam course designed to develop your instructional skills so you could teach beginning skiers. Day one of this three day course will focus on ski improvement to ensure your skiing is at the required standard. Days 2 and 3 will focus on how to teach skiing. Lessons prior to taking this certification course, are highly recommended. Dec 2 to 4, 2016 or February 24 to 26, 2017. Register on line at www.cansi.ca at least one week prior to the course.||$350|
|C.A.N.S.I. Instructor’s Refresher||For certified instructors this will review new developments in technique and teaching drills. It allows all instructors to participate in a sharing of teaching ideas. Date Dec 10. Register on line at www.cansi.ca at least one week prior to the course.||Free|
|Waxing Clinics||Waxing clinics at Trail Sports at 7 pm on October 27, November 16, December 8, 2016 plus January 17, February 16, 2017.||Free|
|School Program||Programs for school groups are available on school days.Click Here.|