Valley Kids

Valley Kids ski program is a great way for children to learn to ski or advance their current skill set while you enjoy a day of skiing all the while knowing your children are close by, in good hands and having a great time.

Includes: Lift Ticket/ Ski or Snowboard Rental / Lunch (Full Day Package Only) / Hot Chocolate & Snack Breaks Use of Ski or Snowboard Equipment After Sign-Out at No Extra Charge, On Hill Instruction & Caring Supervision.

Our goal is to give each child a FUN and confident introduction to skiing and snowboarding in order to sustain their interest through adulthood.  We focus on fun and try to remember that each child learns at a different pace.

The program begins Dec. 10th & 11th and then runs every day from Dec. 23rd – January 2nd, (afternoon session only on Christmas Day) then every Saturday and Sunday thereafter. Also available on Martin Luther King Day & President’s Day.

At the end of their Valley Kid session,  you are welcome to use your child’s rental equipment, at no additional charge, until closing.

Our goal is to give each child a FUN and confident introduction to skiing and snowboarding in order to sustain their interest through adulthood. We focus on fun and try to remember that each child learns at a different pace. Valley Kids Info 16-17

RESERVATIONS ARE ADVISED, BUT NOT REQUIRED. BOOK ONLINE AND YOUR RESERVATION IS COMPLETE.

Late arrivals are accepted, space permitting, though not pro-rated.

We ask that Parents and/or guardians remain on Swiss Valley premises while their child is a “Valley Kids” program participant.

Parents are invited to watch their child enjoying his / her class, but only at a discreet distance, PLEASE!

Reservation Policy:  Phone reservations (269)244-5635, require a credit card authorization. Phone Reservation cancellations accepted until 9pm the evening before your scheduled day of arrival. Full fees will be charged for “No Shows”.

 
Ski
Snowboard
 
Designed for kids:4-12 Yrs Old7-12 Yrs Old
Full Day Session
10:00AM-3:00PM
$90$90Book Online & Save
AM or PM Session
9:30AM-12:00PM
12:30PM-3:00PM
$65$65Book Online & Save
Snowboards Must Have Metal Edges

Junior Development Race Team

Open to all children ages 5 to 14, from beginner to more advanced! Staffed by a team of “Professional Ski Instructors,” under the direction of  Tom Casey, the coaching team is focused on developing and sharpening ski and race skills through a series of fun activities and family events that include: weekly practices, parent clinics, holiday camp and family travel to other area invitationals.

Junior Development Ski Race Team 2016 2017

Freestyle Training

Novice-Intermediate- Advanced progressive lessons are available for most any specific interest. Personalized courses, taught by experienced, diverse and certified Instructors are our specialty. In addition we have added a Terrain Park Skills/Freestyle Holiday Camp. The camp is scheduled for  two/three days during the holiday break with additional Terrain Park Instruction available the following Saturdays. Email Snowsports@SkiSwissValley.com or call (269)244-5635 ext. 245 once our ski season begins for details.  Our Snowsports staff is dedicated to personalizing a program that meets your specific need.  Our programs get results, are unique and offer excellent introductory instruction as well as intermediate to advanced coaching .

Progressive Lessons

Swiss Valleys Snowsports staff can provide personalized programs through the  Holiday Camp or our progressive 4 week Saturday courses taught by elite instructors providing progressive teaching and video analysis.   Open to ages 8 and up, both genders welcome, and offered in both skiing and snowboarding.

Small Hills get Big Results….  Our Snowsports Staff writes success stories! The “Terrain Park” programs  concentrate on teaching and coaching skills both outside and inside the Terrain Park. Whether you are new to the Terrain Park or want to improve on your skills, our program will provide the coaching desired. Our group of coaches will formulate a progressive training plan designed to individually advance skiers and snowboarders into higher skill levels.

This progressive program will consist of evaluating each individual’s abilities and goals, provide teaching and coaching skills for the individual, and progressive plans that will advance participants into the next level(s) of skiing or snowboarding  The programs are fun and exciting.

Coaching on jumps and elements to include;

  • Park Etiquette
  • Dance Floor
  • Flat Down Boxes
  • C-Box
  • Rainbow Rail
  • Storm Drain
  • Rails
  • Quarter Pipe and Spine
  • Table Top Jump

Through our Progressive Lessons approach, our group of coaches will formulate a progressive training plan designed to individually advance skiers and snowboarders into higher skill levels.  Racing, Terrain Park or Free Skiing/Snowboarding coaching is available!

Participants should have their own equipment and already have basic sliding skills.  Helmets are recommended and under age 18 will require parent signature.  Programs are customized with affordable pricing.  Express interest when flakes fall by calling (269)244-5635 ext. 245 or email our Snowsports Director, Alex@SkiSwissValley.com today!

Come join in the fun and learn from some of the best skiers and snowboarders around.  Sign up today at the Snowsports Learning Center.