Winter Sports Program

WINTERSPORTS PROGRAM

Wintersports is a lift and lesson program offered through participating schools.  Participating schools include Discoveries Preschool, The Learning Academy, Alta School, Star Valley High and Middle Schools, Swan Valley schools, and all of the schools in Teton County Idaho District #401, including grades K-12.

Lessons are either 2 or 2.5 hours long depending on age group. 3rd grade and below sessions are 2.5 hours, 4th grade are 2 hour sessions.  Entire Alta and Learning Academy schools are the 2.5 hour session length option.

2019/20 Program Details

Times Lesson Dates/Details School Price
1:00pm-3:30pm unless otherwise designated Mondays Jan 7 – Feb 25, 2020 Swan Valley & Learning Academy Grades K-3: 2.5 hour sessions are $31/day and include a lift ticket Grades 4-12: 2 hour sessions are $27/day and include a lift ticket
Tuesdays Jan 8  – Feb 5, 2020 Driggs Elementary
Wednesdays Jan 9 – Feb 6, 2020 Victor & Tetonia Elementary Schools
Thursdays Jan 10 – Feb 7, 2020 Rendezvous Upper Elementary School
Fridays Jan 4 – Feb 22, 2020 Discoveries Preschool (9:30am-12:00pm)
Tuesdays Feb 26 – Mar 19, 2020 Teton Middle School
Wednesdays Feb 27 – Mar 20, 2020 Teton High School
Fridays Jan 10 & 24, Feb 7 & Mar 6, 2020 Star Valley High School & Middle School (9:30am-11:30am)

Students pay their respective schools directly. If your school is interested, please contact Mark Hanson

Contact Grand Targhee Ski & Snowboard School for more details 800.TARGHEE (827.4433) ext.1352

GREATER IDAHO FALLS AREA HOME SCHOOLERS 

Grand Targhee Resort is offering homeschoolers throughout eastern Idaho a unique opportunity to join our Wintersports lesson program.  The program includes group lessons, lift tickets and an optional equipment rental with each visit.  The lessons are taught by the PSIA/AASI certified Grand Targhee Ski & Snowboard School at a terrific value.

PROGRAM DATES & TIMES 

Saturdays from 9:30am – 12:00pm: 

January 11 & 18
February 8 & 29
March 14

Lesson & Lift Package

$31/student/week
$26.50/student/week for GTR Season Pass holders

Rentals

$25/wk/ ski package
$25/wk/ snowboard package

Participants pay for the entire 5-week program in advance.  No refunds are allowed if students miss any scheduled days.  However, students are offered a 50% off discount on any Grand Targhee group lesson for any days which are missed.

LESSONS AND RULES:
  • All participants must be at least 6 years of age on the first day of the program. 
  • All Lessons are taught by Grand Targhee Resort Ski & Snowboard School professional staff.
  • Lessons are 2.5 hours.
  • First-time beginners will not be accepted after the second week of the program. 
  • All students must obey the rules of Grand Targhee Resort as well as know and obey ‘The Responsibility Code.’ 
  • All participants’ parents must sign a liability waiver.

 

Contact Grand Targhee Ski & Snowboard School for more details 800.TARGHEE (827.4433) ext.1352

WHILE GRATUITIES ARE NOT A REQUIREMENT FOR SKI AND SNOWBOARD INSTRUCTION, THEY ARE BOTH APPROPRIATE AND VALUED BY YOUR INSTRUCTOR. TYPICAL GRATUITIES ARE 15-20% OF THE COST OF THE LESSON/CAMP.