Health, Physical Education and Recreation | Cross-Country Skiing II
R100 | 6769 | Dave Calvin/Derek Mills


CLASS TIME:  January 27, 7:00-10:00pm in the IMU Sassafras Tree Suite
(Attendance at class is required to attend travel dates)

TRAVEL DATES:  January 31 - February 2

LOCATION:  Manistee National Forest, Michigan


DESCRIPTION:  This course is designed to introduce the basic skills
needed for x-country skiing, winter backcountry travel, and winter
camping.  R100 X-Country Skiing is a highly experiential course in
which you must engage in camp setting and maintenance, genuine
reflection, and new skill demonstration. You will be evaluated on
these dimensions, as well as your expedition behavior.

BOOKS:  The Essential Cross-Country Skier, A Step-by-Step Guide, by
Paul Petersen and Richard A. Lovett

ASSIGNMENTS:  Readings, short presentations, and a written exam

EVALUATIONS:  50% new skill acquisition, 30% written exam, 20% short
presentation

ADDITIONAL FEE:  The additional fee for the class is $200.00, which
includes transportation, food, and group gear.  You will sign a bursar
slip the first day of class to pay this fee.