* Closed for the season. See you in October'ish! *
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PRoGRAMS & Lessons
Take your skiing to the next level. We offer a range of lessons & formats to suit everyone’s needs, taught by instructors certified by the Canadian Association of Nordic Ski Instructors (CANSI).
We will make every effort to accommodate unscheduled lessons, but it is completely dependent on having staff available. 24 to 48 hours advanced booking is usually sufficient.
Please note that ski equipment rental is available at Nickel Plate. Lesson prices do not included rentals or trail fees. Lesson dates are subject to weather and sufficient registrants. Please contact us to register and arrange your lessons.
THREE Week Skate Lessons: $100
SUNDAYS: DEC 6, 13, 20 | 10 AM – 11:30 AM
This program is best suited to those with at least some skiing experience (skate or classic). It is a great opportunity to increase your skills and enjoyment from the sport, and meet new ski partners.
*NEW* Master’s Program – $200.00
WED’s: DEC 9 – MARCH 10 | 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
A great opportunity to increase your skills and enjoyment of the sport. Each session will be a “ski” with a technical focus. The instructor will be there with suggestions and tips to help you improve along the way.
THREE Week Classic Lessons: $100
FRIDAYS: DEC 4, 11, 18 | 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Come join us to top up your classic skiing ability. This program is best suited to those with at least some skiing experience (even just one lesson prior). It is a great opportunity to increase your skills and enjoyment from the sport, and meet new ski partners.
Family Lessons: $125
Bring the whole family our for fun on the snow. All participants must be of the same immediate family, but there is no age limit.
Lessons are 1 hour. Ski passes required.
Nickel Plate Junior Racers
The perfect program for skiers between 13 and 18 years old. The Junior Race Team trains throughout the year to prepare for the winter race season. The regimen is a great balance between working hard and having fun with your friends. For more details click here…
Nickel Plate Nordic Centre is located 6.5 kms (4 miles) past Apex Mountain Resort on the Hedley/Nickel Plate Road, an all-weather road maintained by the BC Ministry of Highways.