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Weekend Programs

Learn to Cross Country Ski at Horseshoe Resort

Join our incredible group of instructors at Horseshoe Resort for a winter full of fun and learning! 8 week program lessons are available for kids ages 4-10 and we also have a program specifically for adults. Programs are available on Saturday and Sunday from January until March.

  • Programs will only run if there are a minimum of four students registered
  • Please note that lessons do not run over Family Day weekend 

Schedule

PROGRAM

 START DATE

TIMESLOTS AVAILABLE

Mini Gliders

 

Ages 4 – 5 years old

Saturday January 8th, 2022 or Sunday January 9th, 2022

Saturday 10:00am – 12:00pm

Sunday 10:00am – 12:00pm

Sunday 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Gliders

 

Ages 6 – 9 years old

Saturday January 8th, 2022 or Sunday January 9th, 2022

Saturday 10:00am – 12:00pm

Sunday 10:00am – 12:00pm

Sunday 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Adventure Gliders

 

Ages 10 – 14 years old

Saturday January 8th, 2022 or Sunday January 9th, 2022

Saturday 10:00am – 12:00pm

Sunday 10:00am – 12:00pm

Sunday 1:00pm – 3:00pm

 

Adult Active 4 Life

Saturday January 8th, 2022 or Sunday January 9th, 2022

 

Sunday 1:00pm – 3:00pm

 

 

TO BOOK: call Guest Services at (705) 835-2790 ext. 1344


Mini Gliders 

Lesson Only =  $295   |   8 Week Rental Add On = $205

Mini Gliders is an 8 week cross country program on Saturday or Sunday for ages 4 – 5 years old. This two hour program meets at the Cross Country Centre. The objective is to introduce cross country skiing and a healthy lifestyle associated with organized activity and active play. The program is designed to develop fundamental movement skills (with a focus on balance and agility),  coordination, self confidence, imagination and social skills. It encourages children to be active and helps them develop an awareness and appreciation of our natural environment.


Gliders 

Lesson Only =  $295  |   8 Week Rental Add On = $245   |   4 Week Skate/Classic Add On = $123

Gliders is an 8 week cross country program on Saturday or Sunday for ages 6 – 9 years old. This two hour program meets at the Cross Country Centre. The objective is for children to learn basic cross country ski skills (both classic and skating) and to instill a lifelong interest in the sport, thereby enhancing their quality of life and health. The program is designed to develop fundamental movement skills, build overall motor skills, confidence and social skills and encourage fun and participation.


Adventure Gliders 

Lesson Only = $345   |   8 Week Rental Add On = $245   |   4 Week Skate/Classic Add On = $123

Adventure Gliders is an 8 week cross country program on Saturday mornings, Sunday mornings and Sunday afternoons. This two hour program meets at the Cross Country Centre. The objective is for participants to become technically competent cross country skiers and to utilize those skills to explore a wide range of cross country ski activities, from back country excursions to Ski Tournaments. The program is designed to further develop and refine all cross country ski skills–develop skills, speed, power and aerobic fitness, develop strength and flexibility as well as good ski habits, building adventure based activities into the seasonal plan e.g camps on and off snow.


Adult Active 4 Life

Lesson Only = $365 |   8 Week Rental Add On = $285   |   4 Week Skate/Classic Add On = $103

Adult Active 4 Life is an 8 week cross country program on Sunday afternoons. This two hour program meets at the Cross Country Centre. Whether you are new to the sport or wish to further improve your technique, our coaches will provide the tricks and tips to leading a healthy life through cross country skiing.