ski touring


Definition of ski touring

: cross-country skiing for pleasure

Examples of ski touring in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Multi-day trips, winter camping, and specialized expeditions, like photography shoots, ski touring, hunting, or fishing, demand roomier packs. The Editors, Field & Stream, "Three Things to Consider Before Buying an Internal-frame Backpack," 10 Sep. 2020 The jacket weighs just over a pound, making it perfect for ski tours. Kelly Bastone, Outside Online, "8 Puffies That Will Keep You Warm All Winter," 2 Feb. 2020 The theme for this year’s event is migration, and some promising screenings include a film on Army vets ski touring Iraq, a drug-running Honduran islander who discovers fly-fishing, and a biopic of climber Steph Davis. Megan Michelson, Outside Online, "7 Summer Festivals You Don’t Want to Miss," 18 May 2018 Its creditors include a limo service, a ski tour company in Aspen, Colo., and a Porsche dealership in Beverly Hills. Ryan Faughnder,, "Weinstein Co., the once prominent indie studio, filed for bankruptcy with only $500,000 in cash," 21 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of ski touring

1935, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of ski touring was in 1935

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Last Updated

29 Sep 2020

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“Ski touring.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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