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Kids Programs


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psia logoPlattekill offers a variety of children's lesson programs for a range of ages and through all stages of the learning process.
 -  2-Hour Programs are offered from 10am-12pm or 1-3pm. 
  - 4-hour Programs are from 10am-12pm and 1-3pmwith a 1-hour lunch break at 12noon.   (Supervision not provided during lunch.)

 

AGES 4-6 

  • SNOWKIDDING 
    Our SNOWKIDDING program teaches children the fundamentals of skiing by combining fun "on-snow" games and learning exercises in a group setting. SNOWKIDDING is an introduction to basic snowsports skills appropriate to childrens' development and gets kids comfortable with their equipment and sliding. The lesson takes place in our Learning Center and aims to teach children how to ride the Learning Center Carpet Lift and begin controlled speed and turning to prepare them for the upper mountain progression.
    This group may be broken out into smaller groups based on the level and skills of the children signed up for a given session.
1-Day / 2-Day (consec)
2-hour group lesson, complete rental package including helmet $80 / $140
Snowkidding (ages 4-7) - Half-Day in Roxbury
       - without rental equipment $70 / $120
4-hour group lesson, complete rental package including helmet $110 / $200
Snowkidding (ages 4-7) - Full-Day in Roxbury
       - without rental equipment $100 /$180

  

  • SNOW TIGERS
    Our SNOW TIGERS program is geared toward the young skier who is able to make controlled turns, can stop, and is ready for the upper-mountain beginner terrain. Student-to-teacher ratio is 4:1 or less, with lots of individualized attention for this fast progressing group.  SNOW TIGERS bypass the Learning Center and go right to the upper-mountain lifts. 
1-Day / 2-Day (consec)  
2-hour group lesson, complete rental package including helmet $105 / $190
Snow Tigers (ages 4-7) - Half-Day in Roxbury
        - without rental equipment $95 / $170
4-hour group lesson, complete rental package including helmet
$145 / $270
Snow Tigers (ages 4-7) - Full Day in Roxbury
        - without rental equipment $135 / $250

 AGES 7-12

  • JUNIOR LEARN TO SKI or BOARD 
    Our JUNIOR LEARN TO SKI OR BOARD program is an introductory class for a slightly older age group and teaches the "never ever" skier or snowboarder the basic skills for moving, stopping, and controlling speed on our Learning Center terrain.

    Package includes Learning Center Carpet Lift Ticket and complete rental package (including helmet) good for the full day.  
1-Day / 2-Day (consec)  
Carpet Ticket, 2-hour group lesson, complete rental package including helmet $85 / $150
Snow Tigers (ages 4-7) - Half-Day in Roxbury
        - without rental equipment $75 / $130
Carpet Ticket, 4-hour group lesson, complete rental package including helmet $125 / $230
Snow Tigers (ages 4-7) - Full Day in Roxbury
        - without rental eqiupment $115 / $210

 

  • MOUNTAIN MEISTERS 
    Our MOUNTAIN MEISTERS program is geared for young skiers or boarders who feel comfortable on upper-mountain terrain.   Groups are separated by ability level as much as possible during the lesson.  The program teaches the fundamentals of good skiing and riding and works to fine-tune skills and prepare students for more advanced terrain.

    Package includes Junior Lift Ticket and complete rental package (including helmet) good for the full day.
1-Day / 2-Day (consec)  
Junior Lift Ticket, 2-hour group lesson, complete rental package including helmet $120 / $220
Mountain Meisters (kids age 8 & up) - Half-Day in Roxbury
        - without rental equipment $110 / $200
Junior Lift Ticket, 4-hour group lesson, complete rental package including helmet $150 / $280
Mountain Meisters (kids age 8 & up) - Full-Day in Roxbury
        - without rental equipment $140 / $260

 

Single-Day Participation is welcome, provided the child meets the program level standards determined by the Development Instructor.  Child must be able to ride the chairlift without an adult.
4- hour
 group lesson (ticket/rental not included):  $95/day

 

NOTE:  ALL ADVANCE LESSON RESERVATIONS MADE ONLINE must be made at least one day prior to arrival.  
To book lessons day of, please come to Plattekill’s Snowsports Desk located on the First Floor of the Base Lodge.
* ALL RATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.