OPC leads Dec. 6 cross-country ski outing to Three Island Trails

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University’s Outdoor Program Center (OPC) will offer an introductory cross-country ski class on Saturday, Dec. 6.

Instructors will demonstrate basic skills including standing, turning and recovering from a fall. OPC will provide all equipment.

Participants will meet at the pool in the Gillett Recreation and Fitness Center on the Bemidji State campus and take a shuttle to Beltrami County’s Three Island Park, where multiple ski trails wind around Three Island Lake and Turtle River. The cost is $10.

Those interested in participating are encouraged to call the OPC to confirm the start time for the event in advance.

For more information about the OPC, call (218) 755-2999 or visit its web site at http://www.bemidjistate.edu/students/opc.

Dec. 6
– Bemidji State University Outdoor Programming Center introductory cross-country ski class. Registration fee: $10. Location: Transportation to Three Island Trails departs Gillett Rec Center pool; call to confirm time. Information: (218) 755-2999.