Skijor Clinics

Get skiing with your best friend!

*If you’re interested in learning more about skijoring but live in Central or Western Washington, please contact Karen Behm at nwsleddog@gmail.com or go to www.NWSDA.org.

INTRODUCTORY CLINIC​ - Jan 26
Make the Most of Winter! Learn to skijor with your best furry friend in a fun, 2.5 hour, paws-on-snow clinic at the Mt Spokane State Park Nordic Ski area.

Learn Skijor trail etiquette, plus teach your dog to Pull, Stop, and Pass other teams safely.

SCHEDULE

1:30 pm Check-in and Gear fitting

2:00 pm Skijor basics and etiquette discussion in the Selkirk Lodge,

                *Dogs must be in one's car

2:45 pm Take it on the snow!

4:00 pm Return gear and Adjourn

STUDENTS PROVIDE:

1. their own dog + pulling harness if they have one

2. their own Nordic skis, poles, and boots, or rented gear. Previous Nordic skiing experience is helpful.

3. Sno Park Pass and Groomed Area Permit for your car (learn more here)

 

CLINIC DATES

> Sunday Jan 5 - INTRO, 1:30 - 4:00

> Sunday Jan 5 - INTERMEDIATE (see description below), 12:00 - 1:30

> Sunday Jan 26- INTRO, 1:30 - 4:00

LOCATION

Selkirk Lodge, Mt Spokane Nordic Area

 

FEE

$25 per human-dog team. Gear rental (dog harness + human belt+ tug line) included.

Register NOW. Don't procrastinate as class size is limited and clinics fill quickly

 

Questions? Contact Kate Burns at kate.murphy.burns@gmail.com.