• ALL ages and skill level WELCOME

  • Beginner to advanced lessons

  • Improve your technique, efficiency and confidence

  • Skating and Classic Techniques

  • HAVE FUN!!!

  • Meet Other Skiers

We have a great team here at Otway who love to share the passion of Nordic Skiing. Whether it is your first time, or your 100th+, classic and skating lessons are available in private, semi private or group settings. We can tailor lessons to your particular needs and to fit your schedule.  All of our instructors are members of the Canadian Association of Nordic Ski Instructors (CANSI)

Are YOU interested in becoming a CANSI certified ski instructor? CNSC will be hosting a CANSI level one certification course Saturday/Sunday December 16/17 2017 here at the Otway Nordic Centre and facilitated by Bruce Bennett and Tuppy Hoehn.  Instructors are paid hourly but the real job satisfaction comes from the improvement in technique, confidence and enjoyment of both client AND instructor. Questions?  Contact Carolyn

Register at and click on courses. Scroll down to 16-Dec-2017 and pick Otway.  Early bird pricing until December 2.

All lesson prices subject to GST  -  Sign up with Carolyn, Ski School Coordinator.  Pay for all CANSI Lessons at Otway Nordic Centre.


Private Lessons  (One hour)

Contact us for a private lesson, offered by request (with at least 24 hours notice) and based on instructor availability. Prices do not include rentals or day passes.  


  • Private (one hour) $50.00

  • Semi-Private $70.00 ($35.00 per person)

  • Group/Family $30.00 per person

  • For larger groups, contact Contact Carolyn, Ski School Coordinator at


Introductory Package (One hour)

New to Otway?  Check out our Intro Deals! We offer one time introductory packages for private lessons or families.


  • Day pass,

  • Classic ski rentals and a

  • One hour classic lesson/tour.

Price: $50.00 per person or $99.00 per family (2 Adults / 2 kids)


CANSI Group Lessons

Monday Evening Group Lessons - Three lessons 

January 8, 15 & 22, 2018   7:00 - 8:30 pm   $90.00

Sessions cancelled due to cold weather will be made up after the last lesson date. (see cold weather policy below)

  • Classic or Skate, Beginner to Experienced.  

  • Learning together in a group setting. Fun, social, educational.  We will build your technique in steps so "homework" is mandatory!  

  • 4.5 hours total 

 Monday Night Lessons Cold Weather Policy for lesson cancellation:

If the temperature is -13.0 or colder at 4:30pm Monday afternoon the Monday Night session will be cancelled.

For consistent temperature verification, please use the Stride and Glide weather station in the header of the Caledonia Nordic Ski Club Website. 


Weekday Lessons - Classic or Skate  

Want to learn to ski but would rather ski in the daylight? Whether you have a little bit of experience under your belt, or brand new to cross-country skiing, you will learn the basics of the sport while skiing the beginner trails. Best suited for beginner to intermediate.

SKATE LESSONS New, beginner or experienced but want to improve further with Barbara Robertson

BEGINNER SKATE LESSONS starting Tuesday January 9 2018   10:30am-12:00pm

INTERMEDIATE SKATE LESSONS starting Thursday Jan 11 2018 10:30am-12:00pm

three 1.5 hour sessions $90.00 

CLASSIC LESSONS New or Beginner with Kathy Deyo


Starting Wednesday January 10 2018,  Wednesday mornings 9:00am to 10:30pm 

three 1.5 hour sessions $90.00 


SDP Parent Lessons

Ski Lessons for Parents of Bunnies, Jackrabbits and Jackalopes

  • Enjoy a lesson while your child is in lessons too!

  • Tuesday evenings (6:15pm-7:15pm)

  • or Saturday mornings (10:45am-11:45am)

  • Three Sessions of Classic or Skating

  • Dates dependant on instructor availability and registration numbers.

  • $75.00



Sunday January 28, 2018  9:30 - 11:30am

One session  $40.00

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Phone: 250-564-3809

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 1243
Prince George, BC
V2L 4V3

Physical Address
8141 Otway Road
Prince George, BC
V2L 4V3