If you’ve ever thought about giving cross country skiing a try, this is your chance.

Bohart Ranch Cross Country Ski Center, located 16 miles up Bridger Canyon is hosting the Subaru of Bozeman Skinny Ski Festival on Sunday, Jan. 11 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Bohart Ranch.

Participants pay $5 for use of the trails and $5 for rentals. Complimentary lessons are being offered at 9:30 a.m., 12 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.

“Through the Skinny Ski Festival we want to encourage our community to get outside, experience Bohart’s unique and beautiful ecosystem, have some fun with family and friends and introduce them to a lifelong sport that can be part of a healthy lifestyle,” Skinny Ski Festival organizer Tasha Patrin said.  “This is the perfect opportunities for families and friends to give skiing a try without breaking the bank.”

Lessons and rentals are limited and require reservations, which can be made by calling Bohart at 406-586-9070.