Nordic Skiing & Biathlon

Each year cross-country ski lessons are offered at the Olympic Sports Complex in Lake Placid on Saturday mornings beginning in January.


Six-week age and ability based learn-to-cross country children ski lessons, ages 4 and up. Ski lessons are designed to introduce children to the techniques that will make a lifetime of skiing enjoyable. The program also serves as a preparatory course for children entering the Lake Placid Ski Club Bill Koch Program or the NYSEF Nordic Snow Cats and Trailblazer programs.

For more information email or call 518.523.2811

10:00am Beginner Classic (ages 4 and 5)
Intermediate Classic (ages 8 and up)
11:00am Beginner Classic (ages 6 and 7)
Beginner Skate (ages 8 and up)
Intermediate Skate (ages 8 and up)

2015 General Information

  • Time: 10:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m.
  • Date: Jan 3, 10, 17, 25, 31 | Feb 8
  • Cost: $50
  • Season Rental Price: $50

For students age 13 and older: Try combining cross-country ski and riflery skills in the Olympic sport of Biathlon.

Also check out the WEE Ski program on Monday mornings in January and February for children ages 2-4.