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Ski lessons set at Willow River

The Willow River Nordic Skiing Association continues their schedule of adult ski lessons at Willow River State Park.

Cross country ski lessons will be given on Saturday, Feb. 16. Lessons run from 9 a.m. to noon.

Both skiing styles will be offered; the traditional diagonal stride (Classic) and skating. Students must provide their own equipment. Register in advance for these lessons.

Youth may participate in these lessons. This is the final lesson for the season.

The instructor is Wally Milbrath of Hudson. Milbrath is a competitor at several of the regional ski races.

Fees for lessons are as follows:

• Free to members of the Willow River OWLs, the park's Friends group.

• $5 per lesson for others, or join the OWLs ($15 individual or $25 family.)

Call the park office to register in advance (715) 386-5931.