Cross-country Ski Clinic at the 4UR on January 10, 2016

RiGHT is partnering with the San Juan Nordic Club to host a basic cross-country ski clinic and ranch tour on Sunday, January 10, 2016 at 10am at the 4UR Ranch. Over 1,400 acres of the iconic 4UR Ranch have been conserved by RiGHT and this clinic will provide you with the unique opportunity to ski at this privately owned property. The clinic will explain types of cross country skis, various waxing techniques, and instruction on classic skiing techniques invluding proper body positioning. Instructors include Steve Brigham with the USFS and San Juan Nordic Club members.

A potluck chili lunch will happen from 12-1 and from 1-3 RiGHT will conduct a ski tour of part of the 4UR Ranch. Bring skis, boots, poles, snacks, and water. Skis are available for rent rom Kristi Mountain Sports in Alamosa and 8200 Sports in South Fork.

4UR Ranch is accessed by turning left in Wagon Wheel Gap on the way to Creede. Carpooling is encouraged and 4WD vehicles are recommended. The cost is a donation or membership in the San Juan Nordic Club. For more information, including directions to the ski clinic, email the Nordic Club at sanjuannordic@gmail.com or call 336-607-4465.