The Wausau Nordic Club will offer free adult cross-country ski lessons and equipment rental on Jan. 14 and Jan. 19 at Nine Mile Forest and Chalet at 8704 Redbud Road in Rib Mountain.

This is a class for beginners and those looking to learn new techniques. The classes will be held as follows:

  • Jan. 14: Equipment checkout at 6:30 p.m.; on snow instruction from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Jan. 19: Equipment checkout at 3:30 p.m.; on snow instruction from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

A cookies and hot beverage social will be held after the classes. No reservations needed. Rain dates are Jan. 21 and Feb. 2.

For more information, visit or call Nine Mile at 715-693-3001 or 715-693-4280 or 715-297-5650.