Ute Mountaineer sponsored the event at the Aspen Cross Country Center at the Aspen Golf Course. With blue skies and brisk weather over 200 people came out to demo cross country skis from several vendors and to enjoy free rentals. Free skate and classic instructions from the staff at the Aspen Cross Country Center was also available. There was also free food donated by local restaurants, hot chocolate and brownies. Free hot waxing of skis was also offered.