FALLS CREEK CROSS COUNTRY (FCXC)
Located in Windy Corner Day Shelter FCXC is the place to visit for equipment, tuition, tours and trail information.
Falls Creek Cross Country (FCXC) offers:
- Snowshoe and Toboggan Rental
- Track, Skate & Backcountry equip.
- Overgear and snow boot rental
- Lessons and Clinics
- Half and All day tours
- Demonstration racing skis
CROSS COUNTRY SKI LESSONS
New to Cross Country?
Come and meet Head of Ski School Ken Orr and his team, Try something new and join a beginner XC ski lesson. Private lessons are also available with experienced instructors. Instruction can be combined with ski hire packages. Most XC lessons take place in the nearby Nordic Bowl. Being close to the Falls Creek Cross Country means it is nice and easy to stop in for a coffee or hot chocolate at Windy Corner Café after a good day’s ski.
XC SKI CLINCS
Been skiing for a while?
Join Rob Jones, Australian Ski Team coach for Juniors and Under 23’s. Rob runs the FCXC clinics in skating, classic, downhill & cornering, poling and much more.
See [email protected] for the weekly clinic schedule, or drop into the FCXC for a copy.
Always wanted to see the backcountry? Come and see Geza Kovacks who runs FCXC’s backcountry touring.
Geza and staff lead ½ and full day tours, on skis or snowshoes at 10am everyday except Monday and Saturday.
XC SKI LESSON, TOUR & CLINIC PRICES
This winter FCXC, Birkebeiner Ski Club, Discover XC and Ski and Snowboard Australia bring you a range of great XC ski opportunities. Download more information here:
Don’t forget to get your skis waxed by the Aus XC, at FCXC just prior to the Hoppet
FREE ! Come and Try
The YMCA which operates Falls Creek Cross Country is committed to health and wellbeing.
Try Cross Country skis for free!
Hire a pair of XC skis after 1om and return them within an hour and get your deposit back – its skiing for free! Visit Falls Creek Cross Country at the Village Fair, Tuesday nights in the Village bowl and try a pair of XC skis on for free.
Free Video Analysis and Coaching Tips. Meet Ken Orr, Rob Jones or the Ski School staff daily at 3-3.15pm sharp at the FCXC banner in the Nordic Bowl. We will take a Video of your skiing technique and comeback to the Windy Corner Café for analysis.
|Full Day XC Rentals||Afternoon XC Rentals|
|Ski Boots/ Snow Boots Only||25||-|
|Waterproof Jacket OR Overpants||20||-|
|Waterproof Jacket AND Overpants||30||-|
|ADULT (17 Yrs+)|
|BEGINNER SKIERS (1 hour rental after 1pm)||-||FREE|
|INTERMEDIATE to EXPERIENCED SKIERS|
(1 hour demo)
|LESSONS, CLINICS & TOURS|
|Beginner & Intermediate Group Lesson||45||9am & 11am daily||1.5 hours|
|Private Lessons||80||1pm daily||1 hour|
|Clinics||25||9am & 2pm||1 hour|
|Backcountry Ski or Snowshoe Tour (FULL DAY)||80||10am-4pm||6 hours|
|Backcountry Ski or Snowshoe Tour (HALF DAY)||30||10am-4pm||6 hours|
|Moonlight Tour or Dawn Ski||25||Sunrise/Sunset||1.5 hours|