Hands up, who wants lots of lesson-time?!
With regular time on-mountain, they’ll be speeding ahead!
Our 8 week kids’ programs are a great way for kids ages 3 to 15 to benefit from ongoing lessons. All our programs have been developed around safety, fun and exploring. Programs start either January 11th or January 12. Through to March 7th or 8th. Programs have family day weekend off.
Shred & Play
This new 8 week program for 2019-2020 is designed to introduce little ones aged 3 or 4 years old to skiing and riding in a fun & playful environment. The Ski/Ride & Play program offers small ratios in a positive group setting to help build their self-confidence. Children learn about equipment and the sport through exploration and play. We always take into account children’s limited attention spans and endurance capabilities at this age so when little minds start to wander we keep them interested with on snow games and activities that still are developing skiing/riding skills. Instructors always finish the lessons on a positive note and while they are still interested!
An exciting 8-week program that will build confidence in a fun and playful environment. through safe fun skiing/boarding. Through lot’s of exploring with fun skiing/boarding tactics and games.
Times: 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 3pm.
Season passes are not included with program.
Group ratio 3:1
4yr old’s must have participated in last years 1hr Wee Warriors
5yr old’s that are new to skiing or have skiing experience.
Ages: 4-5 | Skill Levels: 1-5
Open up a world of new and exciting terrain. They will build confidence with develop strong skills set while they explore new areas, in a safe fun environment.
Start time 10am ending 3pm. This includes a supervised lunch.
Group ration 1-6
Ages 5-15 | Skill level 1-5
All Mountain Explorer
This program is for kids that are 10 years and up that are level 6 or 7. In this advanced program, your child will learn to master some of the most difficult terrain at Mount. Norquay. In addition, we will be placing a focus on park safety and avalanche awareness.
An exciting new challenge for little adventurers! This advanced program is for kids aged 10 years and up, who are confident on Black Terrain (Level 6) or anywhere on the mountain (Level 7) – see Ability Levels guide for details. Our kid-friendly snow pros work closely with your child to master some of the most difficult terrain at Norquay, with a focus on terrain park safety and avalanche awareness.
Ages: 10-17 | Skill Levels: 6-7
Experience our amazing weekend programs with one on one instruction. Weekend Privates are available for ages 3 to 16 and all ability levels. 8 week program.
One-on-one, and maximum fun! Give your kids the best experience on the mountain, perfectly tailored to their individual needs. Weekend Private Lessons are available for kids aged 3 to 16 years, at all ability levels. Is your child just starting out? Our expert snow pros will teach them the way of the mountain. Are they more advanced? We’ll guide them to explore areas of Norquay they had never imagined.
Ages: 3-16 | Skill Levels: 1-7
New format for this year. Friday’s only with 10am or 1pm start times. You can book only 4 week segments at a time.
Mini Mite ski and play program is geared towards children 3-5 years old’s. Weather it’s there first time on snow or can rip the whole mountain. This new 2hr program has a strong balance of skiing/riding fun and games. They will improve through exploration and games. When there minds start to wander we will keep them interested with fun games and exploring that will help them with their skiing/riding skills. There will always be friendly faces and lots of laughs – we aim to provide a positive experience to the sport and give your children a memorable learning experience.
Ages: 3-5 | Skill Levels: 1-2
For Friday fun, laugh and learn on the lifts – with the best babysitter in the Bow Valley! This half-day, 8-week program is a great opportunity for kids to spend their winter PD days boosting their confidence, learning with their buddies and enjoying a new classroom with a view. Designed for kids aged 7 and up, our PD Program runs every Friday for 8 weeks, offering half-day teaching with expert instructors. Plus, we’ve got your transport sorted, with a direct-to-Norquay shuttle bus service from Canmore Recreation Centre* and Banff Elementary School.**
Ages: 7-16 | Skill Levels: 1-7
*Buses will leave the Canmore Recreation center at 1:15pm and return to Canmore Recreation center at 5pm.
**Norquay bus pick up on Elk St in front of Banff Elementary departing at 1pm direct to Norquay Bus will return from Norquay to Mt. Royal parking lot at 4pm.
Book a lesson by calling us at 403-760-7716