Interior Youth Festival, Jr Nordics Spring Session and Adult lessons Registration Now Open!


Celebrate the return of the sun with the NSCF!

 Register today and make the most of the final days of winter

Junior Nordics Spring Session:
March 22nd – April 7th
Tuesdays & Thursdays at Birch Hill 6:00-7:00 pm
Classes are open to returning Junior Nordics skiers in groups Stripes, Green, Yellow and Orange.
Cost: $60 (3-week session)
Click here for more information.

Adult Lessons Session IV:
What: Adult Cross Country Skiing Lessons
Who: Anyone ages 15 & Up. All abilities are welcome.
Where
: Birch Hill Recreation Area, 101 Wilderness Drive, Fairbanks 99712
When: Lessons run March 22 to April 7
Cost: $60
(3-week session)

Click here for a full class schedule and registration.

NSCF Interior Youth Festival
Sunday, March 27th at Birch Hill
The Interior Youth Festival is an annual celebration of Spring skiing for Interior families.
The festival includes three fun, family-friendly races, food and prizes. This long-running cross country ski tradition is open to all skiers in grades K through middle school.
Registration is $5 per skier and open to the public.
Click here for more information.

Junior Nordics and Adult Lessons registration is going on now

The best days of the ski season are on the way. With the return of the sun and great snow conditions on our world-class trails, now is the perfect time to register you and your children for lessons.

Join us for UAF Monday night Jr Nordic lessons and give your kids a chance to unplug and get outside. About 10 spots remain in our Junior Nordics program.  For more details or to register, click here.

Adult lessons registration is also going on now! The NSCF offers a variety of lessons  during the week for all abilities. Join us on the trails and be a part of the best family-friendly activity in the Interior. Click here to learn more about our adult classes.

The best days of the ski season are on the way. With the return of the sun and great snow conditions on our world-class trails, now is the perfect time to register you and your children for lessons.

Are you ready for the Sonot?

Sonot Kkaazoot start photo
14th Annual Sonot Kkaazoot Training Class
6:00pm – 7:45pm Tuesdays,
Jan. 19 – March 23, 2021 at Birch Hill

Join coach Kristen Rozell for training sessions that will begin with drills that focus on skiing technique with some video analysis. The remainder of the class will be an interval workout where pacing and skiing efficiency will be emphasized. Skiers should be at least intermediate skate-ski skill level (familiarity with most skate techniques and when to use them). Training will be focused for the 50k Sonot, but anyone interested in an introductory training program is welcome to attend.

Questions? E-mail Kristen Rozell

Click Here to Register Now.

To learn more about the NSCF’s spring skiing marathon, please visit https://sonotkkaazoot.org/

Registration Open for Beginning, Intermediate Lessons

Do want to learn how to cross-country ski? Do you already know the basics and want to up your game? Are you still looking for a great Christmas gift? The Nordic Ski Club of Fairbanks has some classes for you!

Registration is open for the second session of NSCF Adult Lessons, which starts in January. Classes are being offered in Beginning and Intermediate Classic-style skiing and in Intermediate Skate Skiing. Due to COVID-19 and CDC recommendations, class sizes are limited to 10 participants. Registration is on a first-come, first served basis.

Each class costs $80 for a four-week session (one lesson per week). Participants must be members of the NSCF. Membership must be purchased separately.

For more information on the classes, including times and meeting places, see: www.nscfairbanks.org/programs/adult-lessons/

Questions? Contact Susan Kramer, Adult Lessons Coordinator (adultlessons@nscfairbanks.org; 907/590-5086)

Registration Open for Intermediate Classic, Skate Lessons

Do you already know the basics of cross-country skiing but want to up your game a little? We have some classes for you!

The Nordic Ski Club of Fairbanks is offering two intermediate-level classes starting in later November. Registration is currently open for both classes, but due to COVID-19 and CDC recommendations, class sizes are limited to 10 participants. Registration is on a first-come, first served basis.

Each class costs $80 for a four-week session (one lesson per week). Participants must be members of the NSCF. Membership must be purchased separately.

 

  • Intermediate Classic Skiing with Instructor Max Donaldson
  • When: Mondays (6pm – 7pm), class begins Nov. 23.
  • Where: Birch Hill Recreation Area
  • Who: Those wanting to focus on improving technique. Participants should have completed the beginning class at least once and feel comfortable and confident on varying terrain, especially hills.

 

  • Intermediate Skate Skiing with Instructor Donovan Granger
  • When: Wednesdays (6pm – 7pm), class begins Nov. 25.
  • Where: Birch Hill Recreation Area
  • Who: Those wanting to focus on improving technique. Participants should have completed the beginning class at least once and feel comfortable and confident on varying terrain, especially hills.

For more information: www.nscfairbanks.org/programs/adult-lessons/

Questions? Contact Susan Kramer, Adult Lessons Coordinator (adultlessons@nscfairbanks.org; 907/590-5086)

 

 

Adult Lessons Session I Class Schedule is now available. Registration Opens October 3rd!

NSCF Adult Lessons Class Schedule is Now Available!

The program is designed for anyone ages 15 & Up. All abilities are welcome.
Space is limited this session so be sure to register early! Visit the NSCF Adult Lessons page here for registration info.

What: Adult Cross Country Skiing Lessons
Who: Anyone ages 15 & Up
Where
: Birch Hill Recreation Area, 101 Wilderness Drive
and UAF Ski Trails, UAF West Ridge Campus

When:
Lessons begin week of Nov. 19th and will run through Dec. 17th.

Beginning Classic Skiing:
2:00PM Sundays at Birch Hill
6:00PM Tuesdays at Birch Hill
6:00PM Thursdays at Birch Hill  *No lessons on Thanksgiving Day

Intermediate Classic Skiing:
6:00PM Mondays at Birch Hill
6:00PM Wednesdays at Birch Hill

Advanced Classic & Skate Skiing:
6:00PM Mondays at UAF*

Due to COVID-19 and CDC recommendations, class sizes are limited to just 10 participants. Registration is on a first-come, first served basis.

Cost**: $80 for a 4-week session (1 lesson per week).
**This does not include NSCF membership fee.

*New this year! Current membership in the Nordic Ski Club of Fairbanks is now required to participate in all NSCF-sanctioned programs. To register for Adult Lessons, you must be logged in to the website and have a current membership with the NSCF. Student rates are available for those 18 and under. Click here for more information on becoming a member.

Need Gear? A limited number of skis, boots and poles are available to use upon request. Contact adultlessons@nscfairbanks.org for more information.