Broads on Boards teaches skiing skills

Program put on by Wells Gray Outdoor Club last weekend teaches basic cross-country skills to women

Broads on Boards participants climb around the Bend as the sun sets behind them.

Broads on Boards participants climb around the Bend as the sun sets behind them.

Participants in Broads on Boards, a program put on by Wells Gray Outdoor Club last weekend to teach basic cross-country skiing skills to women, ski up the Bend at the Candle Creek trails near Clearwater. A total of six took part. Broads on Boards instructor was Charlotte Smith.

 

 

Penny snowplowLeft: Penny Harper practices uses a snowplow while Sue Ward and Yevonne Cline watch.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Below: Jenna Wilson shows proper technique as she skis past the Wells Gray Outdoor Club lodge by the Candle Creek cross-country ski trails. WGOC will host its Sno-cial on Sunday, Jan. 3, starting at 1:30 p.m.

Jenna strides