Nordic Summer Training

AVSC Nordic Summer Camps consist of:
  • Devo Summer Training Group in Carbondale
  • Devo Adventures (day camps) all over the Roaring Fork Valley
Activities will be geared towards cross country skiing but are appropriate for any child wishing to increase athleticism. Skiers will continue to focus on fundamentals and fun. Scroll down for more info and to sign up!

Contact August Teague, AVSC Nordic Program Director, with questions. 
ateague@teamavsc.org

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Devo Summer Training Group


June 1st - August 6th  |  Tuesday and Thursday from 9:00-10:30am  |  $350
Open to U12-U16 athletes (born in 2004-2011)
Meet in the Carbondale Middle School Parking Lot (451 S Third St, Carbondale, CO 81623)

This program bridges AVSC's Bill Koch Youth Ski League and National Comp programs. We encourage athletes who are looking for a full summer of training to join this program. Designed for athletes of all ability levels, skiers will continue to focus on fundamentals and fun.  

Dryland activities will be geared towards cross country skiing but are appropriate for any child wishing to increase athleticism. Activities will include trail running, core and agility, roller skiing, games (appropriate to social distancing) ski walking, rock hopping and laughing.  

Equipment: All athletes must have a mask or buff, appropriate clothes, a water bottle and holder with a snack at every practice. Athletes will be assigned a pair of skate roller skis for the season, but athletes will need their own boots, helmets, high visibility top, and gloves. 
*Minimum group size of 6, with a maximum of 12. 

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Nordic Devo Adventures

Check out the options for day adventures and come join us! Please note that the adventures vary in length and degree of challenge! 

All Nordic Devo Day Adventures are $35/day. Please see below for required equipment.

Basalt Burn Zone Explore  (Trail running/Ski walking)
June 13th, 9:00am-1:00pm  |  Drop off and pick up at Basalt Mountain Trailhead  |  $35
 
Start at the Basalt Mountain Trailhead off Basalt Mt Road on the backside of Basalt Mountain and run/hike up into the burn zone enjoying the wildflowers and regrowth.   

Equipment: All athletes must have a mask or buff, appropriate clothes, a day pack/running pack with a water bottle, a snack, and lunch.
 
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Alpe du Highlands (Ski walking)
June 27th, 9:00am-2:00pm  |  Drop off Congo Trailhead and pick up at AVSC Clubhouse  |  $35
 
Hike up Congo trail, hopefully to the top of Highland Bowl. We'll use shorter classic poles to mimic classic skiing. We will stop for lunch part way up the mountain and talk about goals before returning to AVSC clubhouse.
 
Equipment: All athletes must have a mask or buff, appropriate clothes, a day pack/running pack with a water bottle, a snack, and lunch. Classic ski poles if they have them.

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Snowmass to Aspen (Trail running / hiking)
July 11th, 9:00am-1:00pm  |  Drop off at Tom Blake Trailhead. Pick up at AVSC Clubhouse  |  $35
 
Hike/run from Snowmass to Aspen via the Government Trail with the possibility for a few spontaneous side adventures. We will have lunch along the way.
 
Equipment: All athletes must have a mask or buff, appropriate clothes, a day pack with a water bottle, a snack, and lunch. 

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Tundra point to point (Trail running / hiking)
July 25th, 9:00am-1:00pm  |  Drop off on HW 82 at Independence Pass, pick up North Fork Lake Creek Trailhead  |  $35
 
Independence Pass adventure! Start at Independence pass and hike up to Blue Mountain, drop off the back side and head to Blue Lake and out North Fork Lake Creek. We’ll talk about orienteering, trail use/etiquette and leave no trace over lunch at the lake before trail run/ hiking out to trailhead.
 
Equipment: All athletes must have a mask or buff, appropriate clothes, a day pack with a water bottle, a snack, and lunch.
 
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Capitol Creek Adventure! (Trail running / hiking)
August 8th, 9:00am-1:00pm  |  Drop off and pick up at Capitol Creek Trailhead  |  $35
 
Start at the Capitol Creek Trailhead. We will enjoy a on trail/ off trail adventure with incredible views of the valley.  We will enjoy lunch along the way.

Equipment: All athletes must have a mask or buff, appropriate clothes, a day pack/running pack with a water bottle, a snack, and lunch. 

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Peak Bagging Season Finale: (Ski walking / hiking)
August 15th, 7:00am-3:00pm  |  Pick up and drop off at Thomas Lakes Trailhead  |  $35
 
Hike Sopris! Meet at Thomas Lakes Trailhead and head for the summit. Work on pacing and traveling as a group. Summit lunch and photos before heading back down. This is a big day, appropriate for the culmination of the summer. 
  
Equipment: All athletes must have a mask or buff, appropriate clothes, a day pack with a water bottle, a snack, and lunch. 

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Refund policy: Full refunds are permitted if requested prior to June 1st.  After June 1st, requested refunds will be subject to a $25 (per session) processing fee if requested at least five days prior to the start of the session.  No refunds will be given for requests made within five days of the start of the session. Athletes will be refunded 100%, with no processing fee, if we are unable to run programs due to COVID-19.