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nordic center snowshoe

Nordic center

 

The Nordic Sports Center will be open daily through Sunday, April 8, 2018. It is located across from the covered bridge in the Strawberry Park building and next to chair 12 the Strawberry Park express lift. Offering a complete rental shop with classical, skate, telemark and snowshoe equipment rentals. Also offered are daily scheduled and private lessons and tours, ticket sales, as well as retail and snacks.

The latest and greatest in equipment is available which include: Salomon nordic skis and boots, Garmont and Scarpa telemark boots, select models of K2 Backside telemark skis, and Atlas Snowshoe rentals and sales, LEKI pole rentals and sales.

McCoy Park which is accessed via The Strawberry Park Lift - Chair 12, is considered to be one of Beaver Creeks best kept secrets and features 32-plus kilometers of groomed and rustic trails for Cross Country skiing and Snowshoeing. Nestled between Beaver Creek and Bachelor Gulch villages, McCoy Park offers spectacular views of 3 mountain ranges.

MCCOY PARK LIFT/TRACK ACCESS:  ADULTS $42 & CHILDREN $29
NORDIC SAMPLER (ACCESS TO 3 NORDIC ACTIVITIES): $276

To book a reservation or learn more about the Nordic Center, please call (970) 754-5313 or email nateg@vailresorts.com.

 

Cross Country Programs

Introductory Lesson – Learn the basics of cross-country skiing, including track and hill skills; track access lift ticket included.

McCoy Park Afternoon Tour – Spend the afternoon exploring the beauty of McCoy park, geared towards advanced beginner and intermediate skiers. The lesson includes a track access lift ticket.

Next Step Lesson – Increase your Nordic bag of tricks while enjoying the beauty of McCoy park, geared towards advanced beginner and intermediate XC skiers; The lesson already includes a track access lift ticket.

Private Instruction – Private instruction offered daily; please call for details. *Reservations required.

 PRODUCT LEVEL
 TIME    PRICE
 MORNING INTRODUCTORY  XC LESSON BEGINNER  
10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.   DAILY 
$112
 AFTERNOON MCCOY PARK TOUR INTERMEDIATE
1:15-3:30 p.m.  DAILY    $112
 NEXT STEP LESSON              INTERMEDIATE 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  TUE. & THUR.
 $112*
 INTRO SKATE LESSON BEGINNER 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  WED. $112*
 AFTERNOON  (XC) EXTENSION     INTERMEDIATE
1:15-3:30 p.m.  DAILY $49*
 PRIVATE XC/SKATE INSTRUCTION (1-4 PPL)  
BY RESERVATION   
 2 HOUR  DAILY   $311*
  BY RESERVATION  3 HOUR
 DAILY  $432*
  BY RESERVATION  ALL DAY
 DAILY   $655*

                             

*Activities require reservations and a minimum of 2 guests 

Telemark Skiing Programs

Tele Tuesday
– Looking for a new challenge? How about trying Telemark skiing. Offered Tuesday mornings, these classes are geared toward the first-time or advanced-beginner Telemark skier (need to be able to ski greens on Alpine skis). Special discounted pricing and equipment available. Reservations required*

Tele Next Step Lesson – Offered Tuesday afternoons, a half day lesson geared towards the advanced beginner to intermediate telemark skier. The perfect progression from the morning Tele Tuesday lesson. Special discounted pricing and equipment available. Reservations required*

Private Instruction – Private instruction offered daily; 2 hour, 3 hour or 6.5 hours, please call for details. Reservations required*

Also available is the Kids Tele rental punch card, which offers 5 rentals.

The Beaver Creek Telemark Adult Workshops and Kids Mini workshops 2018:

Beaver Creek Adult (Mini) workshops

Jan. 6 Sat Adult/Beaver Creek
Feb.10 Sat Adult/Beaver Creek
Mar.10 Sat Adult/Beaver Creek

Beaver Creek Children’s (Mini) workshops

Jan.28 Sun Kids/Beaver Creek
Feb. 25 Sun Kids/Beaver Creek
Mar. 18 Sun Kids/Beaver Creek

Workshop Pre registration is required. Kids and Adult Mini Workshops are from 9:30-12:30, cost $93 lesson only. All ability levels welcome, participants must be a minimum of a level 4 alpine skier. Children’s workshops are open to kids ages 7-14. Discounted demo equipment available.

For information and to register please contact: Beaver Creek Nordic Sports (970) 754-5313

PRODUCT LEVEL TIME   PRICE
 TELE TUESDAYS
BEGINNER 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. TUESDAYS $93*
 TELE TUESDAYS NEXT STEP
INTERMEDIATE   
1:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. TUESDAYS $93*
 TELEMARK MINI WORKSHOPS   
ALL LEVELS
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. CALL FOR SCHEDULE
$93

*Activities require reservations and a minimum of two guests

Snowshoe Tours and Programs

Nature Snowshoe Tours – Explore the beauty of McCoy Park with one of our local guides; learn about the local folklore and flora and fauna all while enjoying views of three mountain ranges. These 2 ½ hour tours are offered daily, in the mornings and afternoons. No reservations required, and already includes a lift ticket for track access.

Winter Wine Excursions
– The adventure begins with scenic snowshoe tour led by an informative guide who will provide an engaging narrative of Beaver Creek’s history and unique natural environment. Before returning, make a quick stop at Beaver Creek's original Candy Cabin. Afterwards, refuel and relax over an apres snowshoe culinary experience at the Osprey Fireside Grill featuring exclusive wines as well as gourmet cheeses and charcuterie. Tours are offered Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Please contact the Beaver Creek Nordic Sports Center at (970) 754-5313 for special spring rates and to make your reservation. *Reservations required. Tour includes McCoy park lift access, equipment, guided tour and tasting.

Fit Tours – These tours leave the nature behind; they are more geared towards the fitness-oriented snowshoe enthusiast that is looking for more of a workout. Offered Wednesdays and Fridays from 9:30am - 12:00pm, and already includes a lift ticket for track access. *Reservations required

Mamie’s All Day Snowshoe and Lunch Tour – This all-day tour explores the beauty of McCoy Park and features lunch at Mamie’s Mountain Grill. After a satisfying lunch you will snowshoe back to the Nordic Center. Offered on Friday’s from 10:00am - 3:30pm, and already includes a lift ticket for track access. *Reservations required.

Nature Valley Complimentary Family Snowshoe Tour – This complimentary snowshoe tour is offered on Tuesdays from 4-5:30 p.m. It’s a great way to finish up the ski day and experience the great activity of snowshoeing. Geared towards families and kids ages 6 and older. Guide, Atlas Snowshoes, cookies and cocoa provided. *Reservations required.

Private Instruction – Private instruction offered daily; please call (970) 754-5313 for details.*Reservations required.

PRODUCT
LEVEL  TIME   PRICE
 MORNING NATURE SNOWSHOE TOUR
ALL LEVELS
10 a.m. - 12 p.m. DAILY $112
 AFTERNOON NATURE SNOWSHOE TOUR
ALL LEVELS
1:15-3:30 p.m. DAILY $112
FIT TOURS
INTERMEDIATE 9:30 a.m. -12 p.m. WED. & FRI.
$112*
MAMIE'S ALL DAY SNOWSHOE TOUR
ALL LEVELS
10 a.m. - 3 p.m. FRI $192*
WINTER WINE EXCURSIONS
ALL LEVELS
11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. TUE. & THUR.
$155*
PRIVATE SNOWSHOE TOURS (1-4 PEOPLE)
BY RESERVATION
 2 HOUR
DAILY $311
  BY RESERVATION  3 HOUR
DAILY $432
  BY RESERVATION  ALL DAY
DAILY $655
*Activities require reservations and a minimum of 2 guests
Rental Equipment
Full-Day Rental
Rental w/Private Lesson
Half-Day Rental
 CLASSICAL/SKATE      
 BASIC ADULT CROSS-COUNTRY PACKAGE  $37  $31 $31
 BASIC CROSS COUNTRY PACKAGE CHILD/SENIOR    $31   $22
CROSS COUNTRY SKATE PERFORMANCE PACKAGE  $45    $36
       
 TELEMARK
 
 TELELEMARK PACKAGE                                                  $58  $42   $42
 CHILD TELEMARK PACKAGE  $40    $29
 CHILD TELE PUNCH CARD (5 RENTALS)  $140    
 TELE SKIS ONLY  $42    $33
 TELE BOOTS ONLY  $27    $20
       
SNOWSHOE/BOOTS      
 ATLAS SNOWSHOES  $33  $27  $27
 SNOWSHOE PACKAGE (snowshoes, boots & poles)  $46  $36 $36
 CHILD/SENIOR SNOWSHOE PACKAGE  $37   $33
 ADULT SNOWSHOE BOOTS ONLY    $19    $16
 CHILDS/SENIORS SNOWSHOES  $18    $16
 CHILDS/SENIORS SNOWSHOE BOOTS ONLY $15   $12
 POLES WITH GROUP TOUR/PRIVATE TOUR   $11  
       
 ADDITIONAL ITEMS
     
 POLES  $15 $11  
 PACKS $14    
 GAITORS $13