Cross-country skiing is a workout that surrounds you with nature, like chopping down a tree or escaping from a coffin. Look alive with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $29 for all-day snowshoe or cross-country-ski rental for two (up to a $70 value)
- $49 for all-day snowshoe or cross-country-ski rental for four (up to a $140 value)
Winter adventurers can strap into their gear as early as 8:30 a.m. and return it as late as 5 p.m. any day of the week. The staff gives customers a quick intro to the equipment before sending them into the vast stretches of parkland and forest preserve nearby.
The instructors at EMS Schools traverse rocky, frozen, and watery terrain from New England down to Virginia, imparting people with their love of the outdoors along the way. Dating back more than 40 years, the EMS Climbing School teaches people of all ages about climbing through introductory classes and more advanced classes in self-rescue, alpine climbing, and glacier-skills classes. The watery wing of EMS's operation includes group tours and kayaking and standup-paddleboard lessons, which can help students enjoy these water-bound endeavors. The experienced and certified guides also offer hiking and skiing programs, and EMS Schools also helps organize family and school outings, summer camps, and company events.
“No tip, just go out and enjoy yourself. I was great fun. And the employees were fantastic. ”
“Get there early on beautiful days”
“The staff was helpful, and the experience was very enjoyable. ”