XC Skis

Our cross country department specializes in nordic racing equipment for the performance x-c skier - Hoigaard's is renowned as the Twin Cities High School Team racing headquarters. Click below to see this year's Team Specials:

- 2016 High School Nordic Team Packages -

We also stock a full range of recreational skis, boots and bindings for the casual skier and our staff is trained to handle the needs of all skiers, whatever skill level.

City of Lakes Luminary Loppet

We carry the top names in cross country ski equipment & clothing and we will match you with the right gear for your needs. We also rent x-c equipment for the day, weekend or week. Click on Rental X-C Skis.

Our XC Ski department includes great products from brands such as Rossignol, Atomic, Madshus, Alpina, One Way, Fast Wax, Fischer, Salomon, Swix, Toko and more! 

Want the ultimate in base waxing for your nordic skis? Check out our Wax Future Machine!



  • Minnesota Youth Ski League

MYSL The MYSL provides membership and instruction to all youth  without regard to race, creed, color, or athletic ability.

  • The Loppet Foundation

Loppet The Loppet Foundation promotes and supports the  cross country skiing lifestyle in the Minneapolis      area, especially among inner-city youth. They host    many Loppet events, including the Hoigaard's  Challenge


  • Team In Training

Team in TrainingWhether you are looking to complete your first cross-country ski event this winter or compete at a high level, Team In Training (TNT) will take you there. Participants of all abilites and fitness levels enjoy this alternative season, all while raising money for a life-saving cause.

Wax Wall

Nordic and Alpine skiers will find all they need to prep their skis on Hoigaard's Wax Wall! For a schedule of Wax and Tune Clinics go to our Events Page.

Looking for great local XC news? Check out Skinnyski


We carry these great brands at Hoigaard's Nordic:
Atomic, Fischer, Madshus, Rossignol, Salomon, Swix, Toko, Craft and many more!