Nancy Shenton, nordic instructor at Badger Pass Ski area in Yosemite, practices her telemark turning at the area. Telemark is different from regular downhill skiing in that the bindings on the skis allow the boot to raise up during a turn.  (MARK CROSSE/mcrosse@fresnobee.com)
Nancy Shenton, nordic instructor at Badger Pass Ski area in Yosemite, practices her telemark turning at the area. Telemark is different from regular downhill skiing in that the bindings on the skis allow the boot to raise up during a turn. (MARK CROSSE/mcrosse@fresnobee.com)
Nancy Shenton, nordic instructor at Badger Pass Ski area in Yosemite, practices her telemark turning at the area. Telemark is different from regular downhill skiing in that the bindings on the skis allow the boot to raise up during a turn. (MARK CROSSE/mcrosse@fresnobee.com)