Beginner Cross Country Ski / Snowshoe approx 5-10 kms Grade 3

From September 14, 2022 7:00 am until September 14, 2022 6:00 pm
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Join Tony for an end of season hurrah while the snow lasts

If you want to try snowsoeing or xc skiing this is a great opportunityA day out in the snow. Bring snacks, hot and cold drinks, snow gear, etc.

Meet at 4 Jamison Drive Baranduda at 8am for carpooling. The weather will determne our options but note that the club has 3 pairs of snowshoes available to use.

Please read the following information below.

 distance and degree of difficulty will depend on the group and activity chosen


Suitable for most ages and fitness levels. Some bushwalking experience recommended. Track may have short steep hill sections, a rough surface

What to Bring for Day Walking / XC Skiing / Snowshoeing in the Alps

Activities in the Alps require additional safety equipment due to the fact that weather can change really quickly from benign to dangerous

  • Current Medical Information Form - LOGIN FIRST and then it can be FOUND ON THE WEBSITE HERE 
  • Water - 2 litres recommended - exercise in the Alps uses prodigious amounts of fluid
  • Sunscreen
  • Gloves and hat
  • Sufficient food bearing in mind the distance and duration of the event (snacks for morning and afternoon tea and lunch)
  • Suitable clothing and footwear - note denim pants are uncomfortable
  • Wet weather waterproofs, jacket and pants
  • Thermal top and bottoms
  • Walking poles
  • Gaiters
  • Basic first aid kit including your specific medication eg asthma applicator
  • Torch or headlamp for contingencies
  • Whistle
  • Toilet paper, trowel and sanitiser
  • A set of dry clothing in a separate bag to be left in the car to change into if you get wet