*Ratings are from Amazon at the time of publication and can change. The Huntsville Cabela's retail store is conveniently located in the Parkside Town Centre development near the intersection of Interstate 565 and 255 at Governors West Road. Whether you call it "Nordic," "XC," or just plain old "cross-country" skiing, your choice of skis is key to enjoying the sport. CHECK THE PRICE ON AMAZON! Often abbreviated as XC or called Nordic skiing, cross-country skiing is typically done on rolling landscapes that are gentler than downhill skiing terrain. Shop online today, Free Shipping available Designed and built from the ground up with the input of hunters, military snipers and elite long-range shooters, the Cross rifle is specifically designed to meet the demands of precision long-range shooters and extreme backcountry hunters. The Beginner: Fischer Affinity. The stride itself is called either a “diagonal stride” or “kick and glide.” Someone who talks about “going cross-country skiing” usually means they are going classic cross-country skiing. Cross-Country skis are made in a wide variety of styles, each intended for a specific use and technique. Cross country skiing is a low-impact aerobic exercise that utilizes almost all the muscles in the body. 3. Cross-Country Skiing. Our first store in Alabama, the Huntsville Cabela's boasts an 80,000-sq.-ft. retail showroom to serve outdoor enthusiasts in northern Alabama and southern Tennessee. Cross-Country Skis. There are two styles of cross-country skiing: Classic skiing: The original version of the sport, this involves a straight-line stride. It may improve your cardiovascular system and muscle tone. We’ve stripped away the fluff and confusion to make buying the best cross-country skis a much more straightforward process. Skis, boots, bindings, poles and more. As you shift your skis forward one ski at a time, a grippy section of the ski base directly under your feet (the “wax pocket” or “kick zone”), stays put so you don’t slide backwards. The Fischer Affinity EF Cross Country Skis for Women is ideal for in-track or off-the-track or cross country skiing. Cabela's Hunter Wide Cross Country Skis - 210 Cm - Use your Snow Boots (Niskayuna) $120 Bonna Model 2000 Cross Country Snow Skis 79´´ 205cm Hickory Norway Oran (Glenview) $75 JLA FORUMS - Menu Close L.L.Bean offers a wide selection of cross country skiing gear, equipment and clothing to meet everyone's needs, from experts preparing for a nordic race or extended backcountry trip, to beginners looking to try skate skiing for the first time. Take your precision shooting to the next level with the Sig Sauer® Cross™ Bolt-Action Centerfire Rifle. After careful consideration, our favorite cross country skis out there are the Rossignol Evo XC 59 IFP Cross-Country Skis.They’re excellent for both groomed and ungroomed/off-piste trails, as well as hills, although we wouldn’t try anything too steep. These womens cross country skis are available in many sizes: extra small, small, and medium; and are priced around $233.99 to $299.95. We carrying everything you need to get started cross country skiing. Skate skiing is faster than classic skiing, and popular with cross-country skiers looking for a fast-paced workout on groomed trails. The skis are long and skinny and the boots are flexible and designed to attach to the skis via bindings that leave your heels free to lift. Our Top Pick: Rossignol Evo XC 59 IFP Cross-Country Skis. The first step in choosing cross-country skis is consider the type of cross-country skiing you do (classic vs. skate) and terrain you ski (groomed vs. ungroomed). 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