Beginner Cross-Country Ski Lessons

Private, Semi-Private, Family and Group Beginner XC Ski lessons for winter 2021-2022.

Through a series of different skill-building activities, you will learn to turn, stop, glide, get up and down the hills so you can safely enjoy the mountain ski trails.

All ski lessons will be on groomed trails and in terrain that is free from avalanche hazards.

Click the 'Register Now' button below to book for Private, Semi-Private and Family Lessons.

Private Lessons

Private Lessons
2.5 hours
225.00 +GST

Ideal for two people at the same skill level
3 hours
155.00/person +GST

Family Lesson 
2.5 hours
275.00/family + GST

Group Lessons - please email to discuss.

Don’t see a date that works for you or your group? Please contact me to discuss.

Locations (weather dependent) will be:

  • West Bragg Day Use Area
  • Poctarrarra, in Peter Lougheed Provincial Park
  • Mount Shark, in Spray Lake Provincial Park
  • Kananaskis Village and Ribbon Creek trails,
  • Lake Louise Ski Trails

*All December dates are in Lake Louise.

Payment and Cancellation Policy

Full payment is due at the time of booking to hold your spot. Please read the Cancellation and Refund Policy

You can read about my qualifications here.

Included in the fee:

  • A healthy trail snack (gluten-free options available)

Not included in the lesson fees:

  • Day pass for the applicable park: Kananaskis or Lake Louise
  • Transportation to and from the location
  • Gear Rentals

Gear rental recommendations:

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"I had an excellent experience taking my very first xc ski lesson with Lynda. From our initial online interaction, she was responsive, professional and knowledgeable. It was evident that safety and fun were important components of our session.
She was patient with this newbie and provided such a personalized lesson. My movements and strides were assessed and analyzed (even on video), which resulted in specific, individualized feedback...with lots of encouragement (which I needed since I am not very Oh, she is also very friendly and easy to talk to (important qualities with private lessons).
Highly recommendI will use her for future adventures again."