Ski Lessons

Stride & Glide Ski School

  • Offers scheduled and custom lessons for beginners, families and experienced skiers
  • Instructors are certified CANSI Level I and III
  • For information or to book a lesson call or text 867-333-9442 or email gladish.mike@gmail.com

Lessons & Clinics (trail fees and equipment rental NOT included in the following prices):

Learn to Skate Clinic, March 28, 7pm to 8:30pm, $25 (RESCHEDULED from March 16)

For skiers with classic experience who would like to try skating.  Learn how to skate without poles and one-skate and how to get up any hill with skate technique.    

Skate Skills Clinic, April 4, 7pm to 8:30pm, $25
For skiers with some skate experience.  Learn about all the skate techniques and when to use them.  Improve your offset and one skate.

Classic Skills and Spring Waxing Clinic, March 21, 7pm to 8,30pm, $25

For skiers with some experience and confidence on hills. Learn how to make your stride more eficient and gain confidence on the hills. Introduction to double poling and step turns. How to apply and remove klister.

Custom Lessons:

Private one on one - $40/hr, groups of 2 or 3 - $20/hr, groups of 4 or more - $15/hr, families – maximum 4 -  $50/hr, private lesson punch card – pay for 3 lessons – and get 1 free lesson

Aurora Ski School

For information or to book a lesson, call Rudy 867-667-2366 or stop by Coast Mountain Sports, The Taku Building, 309 Main Street, Whitehorse, Yukon

Lessons & Clinics (trail fees not included):

Easy Start, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5pm to 6pm, $80

Get the basics in four fun lessons. Need Equipment? Coast Mountain Sports will provide free rentals for these lessons.

Getting better, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30pm to 8pm, $140/ 8 lessons

Getting Better is for the intermediate skier who wants to get better. The goal is to be comfortable skiing moderate terrain. Getting Better will emphasize skill development in classic technique as well as waxing and general fitness. 

Getting Fit, Wednesdays at 6:30pm and Saturdays at 11:30am, $200/ 10 lessons

If you are an intermediate skier and your goal is to improve your Loppet time or your overall fitness then plan on joining Rudy for a weekly 2 hour workout, including skating and classic techniques.

Skating class - beginner, Sundays at noon, $180/ 6 lessons

Experience the art of skating. Working towards the mastery of skating, these 6 lessons will develop techniques and training exercises to work towards perfecting today’s array of skating styles.

Private lessons - $40.00/hr for a private lesson, $20.00/hr per person for a semi-private lesson and $15.00/hr per person for 3 or more people

If you buy a ski package (Skis, Bindings and Boots ), you get one free ski lesson from Aurora Nordic Ski School. Plus you also receive a seasonal wax card, which is good for 6 free hot waxes!!

Performance Ski School

  • Performance Cross Country Ski School offers both skate and classic technique lessons from beginner to high performance levels
  • Individual or group rates available
  • For information or to book a lesson call Dan Reimer, CANSI Level II instructor 867-334-2015 or email fanassdan@yahoo.ca