Cross Country Ski and Snowshoe

You Don’t Need To Speed Downhill To Have A Blast!

The Nordic Center at Windham Country Club is better than ever this year! In partnership with Capital Region Nordic Alliance Inc., activities now include orienteering, biathlon (light-based or paintball), cross country skiing and snowshoeing.  Biathlon and orienteering can be enjoyed even when there isn’t snow on the ground!

Guests choose the length of the experience with several miles of marked, groomed, and tracked cross country skiing and snowshoe trails near the Batavia Kill Creek with gorgeous mountain views.  Activities may be adapted for all ability levels and PSIA certified Nordic lessons are available. Accommodations may be made for groups including fundraisers, birthday parties, team building exercises and more.

Location: Located at the Windham Country Club, 36 South Street, Windham, NY 12496.  Tickets may be purchased at The Pro Shop.

Conditions, tracks, and markings are weather dependent and may change accordingly. Please call 518-734-4300 to check the current operating status.

Hours of Operation (Opening December 15, 2018)
Friday9:30am - 4:30pm
Saturday9:30am - 4:30pm
Sunday9:30am - 4:30pm
Holidays (see list below)9:30am - 4:30pm

Holiday Hours Include:
MLK Day: January 21, 2019
Presidents’ Week: February 16 – 24, 2019

X/C & Snowshoe Trail Fee - Tickets Available at the Pro ShopColumn 2 Heading
Adult$10
Youth (7-17)$8
6 & underFREE
Season Pass (includes rentals)$150
RentalsColumn 2 Heading
Skis, boots, poles$20
Snowshoe$20
Biathlon & Orienteering Participation - trail fee not included
Adult$10
Youth (7-17)$5
6 & UnderFree
Lessons - trail fee not included
Group (3 or more)$25 per person
Semi-Private$45 per person
Private$55 per person

About the Activities

Cross-Country Skiing & Snowshoeing: Rediscover the joy of playing in the snow and get a great workout! Trek along scenic mountain paths that have been expertly marked and groomed, taking in the beauty of the mountaintop.  These activities require natural snow coverage. Conditions, tracks, and markings are weather dependent and may change accordingly. Please call 518-734-9910 to check the current operating status.

Orienteering: Use your navigational skills, a topographical map and a compass to find check points. The objective is to reach all the points on a course in the shortest elapsed time.  This activity is available with or without natural snow.

Biathlon: Biathlon combines cross-country skiing or snowshoeing with rifle shooting.  Light-based and Paintball versions are available here. The objective is to complete the course with the most accuracy and in the shortest elapsed time.

Capital Region Nordic Alliance Inc. (CRNA) is a recognized 501c3 Charitable not-for-profit outdoor recreation alliance, focusing on year-round activities in the Nordic Sports of Biathlon, Orienteering, Snowshoeing, Cross-Country Skiing and Paralympic Nordic to the entire community, with particular attention to those individuals with special needs or disabilities.  For more information visit capitalregionnordicalliance.org. Proceeds from CRNA’s operations at Windham Country Club support its programming for veterans, adults and youth with disabilities and special needs.