Hear about cross-country ski destinations – including ski trails, lodging, dining, and other winter activities available – with a representative of that particular Nordic ski area/ski resort and with comments from author/cross-country ski expert Jonathan Wiesel. More winter vacation/travel and cross-country skiing information is available at www.crosscountryskifun.com.
LkN Cross Country long run commentary
Lapland Lake founder (and former U.S. Olympic cross-country skier) Olavi Hirvonen and his wife Ann talk about Lapland Lake – and why it’s their dream come true – while Jonathan explains why he thinks it’s a special place.By Jonathan Wiesel
Cindy Habedank of Visit Bemidji joins Jonathan to paint a picture of just how beautiful skiing is in the Bemidji area, along with the wide-range of winter activities, events, lodging, and dining that the Bemidji region offers.By Jonathan Wiesel
President/General Manager Johannes von Trapp (youngest member of the original von Trapp family of The Sound of Music fame) talks about his historic ski area and answers the question: What was it like to grow up in a family that's a household name?By Jonathan Wiesel
Vista Verde's Stephanie Wilson covers skiing (from groomed trails to backcountry) and other activities, describes their delicious meals and luxurious lodging, while Jonathan shares memories of visiting Vista Verde (one of his favorite places)By Jonathan Wiesel