Trees & Steeps - Telemark Clinic



Sun, 02/04/2018

Intermediate and advanced telemark skiers, ages 18+, team up with some of our best tele instructors for the weekend.

Learn new techniques to tackle the trees and steeps, and make tele skiing more fun and exciting!  Please note you need to secure telemark equipment in advance of this clinic.

Our adult weekend clinics include tickets, meals, video analysis, equipment discussions, lots of time on the snow, great feedback from our certified instructors, and a complimentary wine & cheese party!

Reservations are recommended, please call (518) 251-2411, x1004 or email reservations@goremountain.com. Check-in begins in the Tannery Restaurant at 8:30am. Please be sure to arrive in plenty of time to enjoy breakfast- you're on the snow at 9:15am! Walk-ups are always welcome and should plan to arrive before 8:30am to register at the Mid Lodge or Snow Sports Desk.

2-Day Clinic: $245, or $178 for passholders
Saturday-only Option: $145, or $106 for passholders

Sample weekend:

Saturday, Day 1

8:30am: Check-in begins in the Tannery Pub.  Determine your goals for the clinic over breakfast of your choice.

9:15-12:00  On the snow!  Warm up with a few runs exploring the groomed terrain, along with a few pointers of working on your balance – the key to great skiing!  Learn what tactics you’ll need to ski the steeps and trees. Did you know Gore has 27 glades? Go get ‘em!

Noon: Break for lunch– fuel up with homemade soup, a deli sandwich, gourmet salad, slice of pizza, or one of Chef Mary's daily specials!

12:45 – 3:30  Back out on the hill!  Start with some steep terrain, then take it into the woods.  Ski the whole mountain!  Wherever your coach takes you, you’ll work on new ways to ski terrain with more comfort and ease, while adding variety in your skiing.

3:30  Celebrate your day with a wine & cheese party!

Sunday, Day 2

8:30  Check in with your group, get some breakfast, and boot up to head out on the hill!

9:15 – 12:00  Jump in the gondola and head on up for some morning turns.  There are more glades to be found, and steeps galore.  Your coaches will be your guide.  Remember to look for the open spaces in the trees!

Noon: Break for lunch– fuel up with homemade soup, a deli sandwich, gourmet salad, slice of pizza, or one of Chef Mary's daily specials!

12:45–3:30  Back out on the hill for more fun and more trails to explore!  Long turns, short turns, in the bumps, in the trees, out on the steeps – More Gore!

3:30  Head to the Tannery Pub, have a drink, and celebrate your day!

If you are in need of telemark rentals, please make arrangements in advance. The shop closest to Gore that provides telemark rentals is High Peaks Cyclery in Lake Placid (518) 523-3764.

*Video is usually taken on Saturday, but subject to change due to weather and visibility.  A review of the video is conducted during the weekend to see how well you are skiing!



Gore Mountain
>>Location: 793 Peaceful Valley Rd - North Creek, NY
>>Time: 12:00 AM
>>Phone: (518) 251-2411
>>Admission: 2-Day Clinic: $245, or $178 for passholders Saturday-only Option: $145, or $106 for passholders

>>For more information visit: http://www.goremountain.com/events/trees-steeps-telemark-clinic

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