Adult Ski Programs


GNC Winter Clinics, Groups and Lessons:

*For more information, or to register for any of our groups, contact Robin Brooks (406)291-9188, glaciernordicskiteam@gmail.com.

All groups need a minimum number of registered participants to be run, and have a maximum group size.

Register Online Here for all Adult Groups & Clinics or register through the Glacier Nordic Shop in person.

In addition to these groups we offer regularly scheduled skate and classic lessons as well as custom private and group instruction through our Glacier Nordic Shop. Call 862-9498 to schedule.  For more details scroll down.

Sunday Clinics – Skate and Classic

Details:  Four Sunday clinics, 3 for skating (V1, V2, & V2 alternate, etc) and one clinic for classic (extending your glide!).  The clinics will be suitable for advanced beginner-intermediate skiers.  You can sign up for all 4 or just pick the ones you want the most work on.

When:  Sunday mid afternoons, 3 to 4:30 pm

January 15th – V1 Skate Technique

January 22nd – Classic Skiing – Extending your Glide

January 29th – V2 Skate Technique

February 12th – V2 Alternate, downhill’s, cornering and more! Skate.

Where: Glacier Nordic Center at the Whitefish Lake Golf Course

Cost: $75 for the 4-clinic series OR $25 per individual clinic

Led By: Cameron Blake & Robin Brooks

Classic Ski Clinic – Classic Skiing

Details:  This is a coed group for those looking to improve their classic ski technique and efficiency!  Suitable for intermediate beginners and up.  If you have never skied before, take a lesson through the shop first and then join this group!

When:  Wednesday mornings 9 am-10:30 am.  January 4th – January 25th.  ***Start is Postponed due to cold, will now run January 11-February 1st***

Where:  Glacier Nordic Center at the Whitefish Lake Golf Course

Cost: $75

Led By: Robin Brooks

Fitness & Technique – Skate & Classic Skiing

Details:  This is a coed group, primarily for recreational skiers looking to improve their technique and fitness.  Have fun on the snow with others in this low key group.  Suitable for advanced beginners and up.

When:  Tuesdays mornings – meet at 9 -10:15 am.  Every Tuesday starting January 10th through February 21st.

Where:  Glacier Nordic Center at the Whitefish Lake Golf Course

Cost: $100

Led By: Ellie Johnson

Training & Technique – Skate Skiing

Details:  This is a coed group, aimed at intermediate to expert skiers.  The focus will be on technique and training.  This is a wonderful group if you’re looking to get a workout in while also receiving excellent instruction on improving the efficiency of your technique.  Race technique and strategy will be covered – you don’t need to be a racer to have fun with this!

When:  Thursday evenings – 4:00-5:30 pm.  Every Thursday staring January 12th through February 23rd.

Where: Glacier Nordic Center at the Whitefish Lake Golf Course

Cost: $100

Led By: Paul Conrad

Learn to Skate Ski  ***CLASS IS FULL***

Details:  This is a coed clinic for never-ever and beginner level skate skiers.  The clinic format will give you a chance to become comfortable on your skis, go over techniques and give you lots of great tips to get you on the right track when out on your own this winter!

When:  Thursdays 12-1:30 pm, January 5th – January 26th  ***Start is Postponed due to cold, will now run January 12-February 2nd***

Where: Glacier Nordic Center at the Whitefish Lake Golf Course

Cost: $75

Led By: Lou Albershardt

Ski & Tea – Classic Skiing

Details:  A women’s-only great series for beginner classic skiers.  Register and get more information through FVCC

When:  Jan. 24-Feb. 2nd. Tuesdays and Thursdays- 10-11:30 am

Where: Glacier Nordic Center at the Whitefish Lake Golf Course

Led By: Jessie Opel

Group Lessons

Details:  Regularly scheduled beginner group lessons are offered through our Glacier Nordic Shop.  Rentals are available.  Please call our Shop at 862-9498 to reserve a spot.

When:  Through the season Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday 10:00 am Skate, 11:30 am Classic

Where: Glacier Nordic Center at the Whitefish Lake Golf Course

Cost:  $35/person for lesson only; $45/person for lesson and day pass; $55 for classic lesson, half day adult  rental and day pass; $60 for skate lesson, half day adult rental and day pass

Led By: Various.   All of our instructors are PSIA Certified!

Private Lessons

Details:  We offer private and custom group lessons for beginner to experienced skiers in both classic and skate technique through the Glacier Nordic Shop. Please call our Shop at 862-9498 to arrange.

When:  Throughout  the season – we are open 7 days a  week.

Where: Glacier Nordic Center at the Whitefish Lake Golf Course

Cost:  $50/hour for private.   $25 per additional person.

Led By: Various.   All of our instructors are PSIA Certified!