Cross Country Ski Extravaganza

Aspen Cross Country Ski Extravaganza

The Aspen Cross Country Center hosts the FREE Cross Country Ski Extravaganza on January 12, 2020 from 10am-2pm.  Celebrate 33 years of interconnected cross country ski trail with the Aspen Snowmass Nordic Council and the Aspen XC Center at this year’s Extravaganza. And it’s all FREE!

Free Rentals & Demos
Free Classic & Skate Lessons
Free Food
Free Waxing (no metal edged skis please)

Times: 10am – 2pm Sunday, January 12

Location: Aspen Cross Country Center (39551 W. Hwy 82, Aspen) – located in the pro shop at the Aspen Public Golf Course. From Aspen, take Hwy 82 past the Roundabout toward Glenwood and take a right at the first traffic light.

Lessons: Lessons are at 10:30am and 12:30am. If you need to use rental gear, please arrive at least a half hour early. There will be a line for rentals unfortunately! Instructors will be from the Aspen XC Center , Snowmass XC Center, Ashcroft and local volunteers.

Rentals: Rentals begin at 10am and should be returned by 2pm. There is no charge for the rental, but all participants must supply a valid credit card for security deposit and must sign a release of liability (parents must be present to sign for minors under 18 years of age).

Demo Equipment: Representatives from Madshus, Salomon, Swix, Fischer and Toko will be present with the latest demo equipment.

Food: Soup from Red Mountain Grille will be available to all participants while supplies last. There will also be bread and brownies from Louis Swiss Pastry, coffee from Café Ink, cookies from Paradise Bakery.

For details about the event, please contact the Aspen Cross Country Center at 970-925-2849 or