Cross Country Ski Trails

Bishop's Loop - Casper Mountain Rating: EasyTrail Type: GroomedDistance: 2.6 milesTotal Ascent: 300 feetElevation: 7850 feet Bishop's Loop departs to the west of the Casper Mountain Trail Center and swings to the north across Strube Loop. After passing behind the Casper Mountain maintenance facility, it leaves Parks Department grounds making a large loop. Lighted Trail …

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Cross Country Techniques

I'm taking up classic cross country skiing.  This post contains a quick description of some of the techniques. Anatomy of a Ski Cross country skis have a camber that naturally divides the undersurface into three sections.  The center section, which bows upward, is called the kick zone.  The amount of camber is determined by the …

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