Lakes Basin Tour
A GUIDED TOUR OF THE UPPER LAKES BASIN!
Grab a seat in the snowmobile-led sleigh that will deliver you to Upper Basin, where your personal guide will give you a tour around the lakes. Once there, you can enjoy a lesson and tour. Afterward, you can ski back down to Tamarack Lodge on your own or you can catch a ride on the Sherpa. Includes lesson, rentals, and trail pass.
Leaves the Tamarack Cross Country Ski Center every Saturday at 10AM or you may make special reservations. Exta tours added Friday and Sunday at 10 AM over the Presidents weekend. Reservations required.
Price: $99 per adult; $59 kids 13 and under.
Please call 760-934-2442, ext. 8, for more info and reservations.
2013/14 Full Moon Tours
Join a naturalist-guided tour on cross country skis or snowshoes during winter full moons.
The tour includes equipment, guide for the evening, trail access, a hot (non-alcoholic) beverage and dessert by the Lodge fireplace. Alcoholic beverages are available at the bar.
$55 per person.
Reservations are required and space is limited.
Dates Available: February 12-15, and March 14-16. Snowshoe tours available for all dates, cross country ski tours available only Feb. 13 and 14, and March 15.
Please call 760-934-2442, ext. 8, for more info and reservations for this popular and unique event.
Learn more about your surroundings in the Eastern Sierra. Complimentary cross-country tours are held on Fridays and Saturdays as well as holiday Sundays and snowshoe tours Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. December through April. Both begin at 11am and meet at the Ski Center. Extreme weather may cancel. Rentals not included. More info: 760-934-2442, ext. 8. Updated 1/19/2014. Ski Tours are on Hold, snowshoe tours are available Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
About Tamarack Ski School:
Tamarack Ski School offers instruction in a variety of formats for beginners to experts. All lessons are subject to instructor availability. Reservations are recommended. Call the Ski Center to learn more or reserve a lesson: 760-934-2442, ext 8.
"Getting Started" Package Lesson
No Experience required! The best way to begin cross country skiing; recommended for all beginners. Includes 1-hour group lesson, trail pass, rentals, plus use of rentals for rest of day.
All Day (10 AM start) - Adult $82; Youth $75; Child $57; Senior $75
Afternoon (1:30 PM start) - Adult $75; Youth $69; Child $53; Senior $69
Covers the basics of cross country skiing in a fun group class. Great for families. No experience required.
Lessons are offered at 10 AM and 1:30 PM daily and last an hour with 1 or 2 people or 90 minutes with 3 or more. Does not include equipment or trail pass.
Adult $37; Youth $37; Child $32; Senior $37
Private Lessons by the Hour
We welcome progressing cross country skiers who wish to improve their on-snow skills to spend an hour or two with one of our qualified professionals. You may be surprised how much more fun cross country skiing can be!
One Person (any age) - $75/hour; add $45/hour for each additional person.
Lessons with Olympian Nancy Fiddler $95/hour; add $60/hour for each additional person.
By appointment only. Does not include equipment or trail pass.
Learn to Skate Ski - Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays
We'll give you an intro to the technique and show you the right way to skate on cross country skis. To get the most out of your lesson we recommend prior cross country skiing experience.
This hour long lesson is offered at 12 PM in a group setting. Some XC Ski experience is required.
Adult $37; Youth $37; Child $32; Senior $37 (does not include trail pass and rentals)
Group Lesson Package; Adult $82; Youth/Senior $75 (trail pass and rentals included