Loppet Foundation

Adaptive Nordic Open House Series

Three River Park District, the Loppet Foundation, Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute would like to announce learn to ski ‘open houses’ that will take place throughout the Metro Area to highlight the opportunities for individuals with disabilities to learn Nordic skiing.

Open Houses Location Time
Saturday, Dec. 13 Hyland Lake Park Reserve
(Bloomington, MN)

Nordic skiing is a great way to stay fit and healthy, experience the outdoor landscape, and help winter go by quickly.

Open houses are free of charge and include all ski equipment (including specialized if needed), trail fees and instruction by trained volunteers. Pre-registration is encouraged.

Weekly Programs

There are a number of opportunities to enjoy Nordic Skiing in a weekly program designed to develop your skills throughout the year.

Three Rivers Park District Outdoor Recreation School – Adaptive Nordic Ski Club

Wednesdays, location rotates between Elm Creek (Maple Grove) and Hyland Hills (Bloomington).
Visit http://www.threeriversparks.org/events/Groups/adaptive-programs.aspx for more information or to register. Contact the Sam Tabaka at STabaka@ThreeRiversParkDistrict.org

Loppet Foundation and Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute
Adaptive Nordic Ski Lessons

Thursdays, January 14 – February 25, 2016, 6:30-8 p.m. at Theodore Wirth Park (Minneapolis)
Visit http://www.allinahealth.org/adaptivesports for more information or to register.
Contact Megan (Ihlenfeld) Welty at 612-775-2280 or megan.ihlenfeld@allina.com

Ski with us during the Comcast Luminary Loppet!

Adaptive skiers and their families are encouraged to register for the 6:30pm wave during the Luminary Loppet on Saturday, February 6, 2016. Three Rivers Park District, Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute, and the Loppet Foundation will provide a limited amount of sit skis available and volunteers to help!