ski touring

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ski touring

n.
Cross-country skiing for pleasure rather than competition.

ski tourer n.

ski touring

n
(Skiing) long-distance hiking on skis over open, mountainous country; noncompetitive cross-country skiing
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com) for one of their snorkeling trips, cruises, or jet ski tours.
Beyond the classroom, pupils of all ages benefit from extensive co-curricular provision, including an extended sports programme as well as regular sports and ski tours.
The area is a very popular destination for summer hiking and winter ski tours.
Users of the site can see sample itineraries from gourmet ski tours and biking the wine roads of Tuscany, to biking and cooking tours, inspiring dreams for their own custom adventure.
This year he has turned in some stellar results on the Europa Cup and Nor-Am (North American) circuits, the second- and third-highest ski tours in the world.
Skiline, a UK-based online travel company that offers ski tours and chalets on rentals, has announced complimentary child care for its guests.
For a small extra charge, Skiworld lays on a bus to take skiers on "awaythe days" on guided ski tours of places like Lech.
There are also group lessons for those wanting to hone their technique, ski tours and off piste, night and extreme skiing.
From a floppy-eared German shepherd who accompanies his owner snowshoe hiking or on cross-country ski tours, to a golden retriever who loves windsurfing, to a boulder-climbing pug, the cross-range of passionate active canines is sure to surprise and delight.
It's the starting point for numerous ski tours, including the original haute route and the Vallee Blanche.
Kirkwood is promoting safer adventures with it's new ``Expedition: Kirkwood'' program that offers backcountry awareness, an avalanche transceiver training area and guided hikes, ski tours and cat skiing (like hele-sking but with a Snow-Cat).
Summits and Icefields: Alpine Ski Tours in the Rockies and Columbia Mountains of Canada by Chic Scott (Rocky Mountain Books, 1994).