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All Pricing and Information for 2016-2017 Season TBA

Ski and Snowboard Lessons

Whether you are new to the sport or an advanced skier or boarder looking to continue to improve, the Ski and Snowboard School at Horseshoe has the right lessons waiting to help you reach your goals. 

For Additional Information and Bookings Call: 705-835-2790 ext 1344 or guestservices@horseshoeresort.com

For Kids Korral Lesson Information and Bookings Call: 705-835-2790 ext 1286 or kidskorral@horseshoeresort.com

Beginner Ski & Snowboard Lessons - Discover Skiing and Snowboarding Packages

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The best way to discover skiing and snowboarding with your family and friends is our First Timers packages! Available for ages 10 and up. Younger students are recommended to take lessons at Kids Korral.

First Timers Discover Step 1 - Ski or Snowboard

This package includes everything you need on your first day out on the slopes including an all day beginner lift ticket, equipment rental and a 2-hour group lesson. This is a great deal for people that have never been skiing or boarding before. 

Let our instructors help you on your first day to learn the basics like how to stop and change direction. 

Weekends and Holidays: Lessons start at 10:00 am, 11:00 am, 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm. 3:00 pm and 4:00 pm. We recommend that you arrive at least 30 minutes prior to your desired lesson start time. 

Midweek: Lessons start at 12:30 pm and 3:00 pm. We recommend that you arrive at least 30 minutes prior to your desired lesson start time. 

MARCH BREAK: Lessons are available daily at 10:00 am 12:30 pm and 3:00 pm.

Beginner Package**: $75  = includes ski or snowboard rental and boots, an all day lift ticket to the beginner area and a group lesson.

Upgrade your beginner lift ticket for $20 to an all access lift ticket once you are ready to ski or board on other hills. 

Lesson Only (for those have already have a lift ticket/season pass and equipment): $30

First Timers Discover Step 2 - Ski or Snowboard

This package is perfect for your second or third day learning to ski or snowboard. Included is an all access lift ticket, equipment rental and 1-hour group lesson. This great deal is for people that still need work on turning and exploring more green runs on different lifts. We will help you gain confidence away from the beginner area and master those basic skills like speed control, turning and how to navigate your way around the resort so that you can enjoy this new sport! Lessons run on weekends as well as December 18 to January 3, February 15, and March 14 to 18. Lessons run at 9:00 am, 10:00 am, 11:00 am, 12:00 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm, 3:30 pm and 4:30 pm but are subject to availability. We recommend you arrive approximately 45 minutes prior to your ideal lesson time as these group lessons are not pre-booked in advance.

Lesson Only: $40

Beginner Package**: $95 (includes ski or snowboard rental and boots, an all access lift ticket and 1 hour group lesson)

We recommend that each person wears a warm winter jacket and snow pants along with waterproof winter gloves. Sunglasses or goggles are also recommended.

**PLEASE NOTE - You must be 18 years of age or older to rent (or have a parent or guardian present to sign the rental form). A valid credit card is also required to rent.

Private Lessons

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Please call 705-835-2790 ext 1344 or email guestservices@horseshoeresort.com for more information. We are experiencing very high call volume - if you leave a phone message please include your name, cell phone number, date of requested lesson and preferred lesson time, ski or snowboard and age of students in the lesson. 

Private lessons are the best way to learn to ski or snowboard for any age or ability. Learn one-on-one from one if our experienced instructors. Enjoy the benefits of undivided attention and lift line privileges while you improve faster than in a group lesson. Have a friend or family join in the fun for a small additional fee. 


Kinder privates are the best way to introduce your child to skiing or snowboarding. These one-on-one lessons are available for children aged 2 to 5 years old and are taught by our kids specialists.

If your little one is a bit nervous about skiing or snowboarding try a Mommy and Me private lesson. Our kids specialists will teach your child aged 2 to 5 years old while you (any parent or guardian) is there with your child helping to avoid separation anxiety.

Advanced Bookings

1 hour private lesson $79
2 hour private lesson $158
Each additional person $33/hour (up to a maximum of 6 people)

1 hour Kinder Private $69
2 hour Kinder Private $138
Each additional children $22/hour (up to a maximum of 3 children)

1 hour Mommy and Me $69
2 hour Mommy and Me $138
No additional people can be added to a Mommy and Me lesson

Day-of-Lesson Bookings

1 hour private lesson $89
2 hour private lesson $178
Each additional person $33/hour (up to a maximum of 6 people)

1 hour Kinder Private $79
2 hour Kinder Private $158
Each additional children $22/hour (up to a maximum of 3 children)

1 hour Mommy and Me $79
2 hour Mommy and Me $158
No additional people can be added to a Mommy and Me lesson

Cancellation Policy

Lessons will run regardless of the weather. Our cancellation policy is that a full refund or reschedule is available up to the day BEFORE the lesson (4:30 pm). If you need to cancel or reschedule, speak directly to Guest Services at ext 1344). After 4:30 pm the day BEFORE a lesson or on the day of a lesson, there is NO refund or rescheduling available for any reason.



A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all private lessons. Helmets are highly recommended for all students.

 

Kids Korral Lessons

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Kids Korral 2015/2016

Winter at Kids Korral is all about Horseshoe’s famous daily kids group lessons for skiing and snowboarding. Ponies for the full day or half day lessons are skiers ages 3 to 5 years. Riders is for skiers or snowboarders ages 6 to 12 years. 

Kids Korral lessons are available Monday to Sunday including holidays from Saturday December 12 until Sunday March 20 (opening and closing dates for Kids Korral are weather dependent).

We HIGHLY recommend that you call ahead to register so that you don't miss out. Holiday and weekend lessons sell out quickly! 

Kids Korral Ponies (Ages 3 to 5 years)

Ponies is a special full day or half day lesson for little skiers 3 to 5 years old. Ponies BEGINNER program is for kids new to skiing or those that are still working on turning. Ponies ADVANCED program is for kids that can already stop and turn on their own without assistance. Lessons run from 10:15 am to 11:45 am and 1:15 pm to 2:45 pm. Maximum of 1 Horseshoe staff : 3 students ratio. 

(Kinder Private Lessons are recommended for those looking for a one on one experience or for little ones with separation anxiety)


Kids Korral Riders (Ages 6 to 12 years)

Full day and half day ski or snowboard lessons for 6 to 12 years are available at Kids Korral with Riders. Kids are grouped by ability from working on the basics of skiing or snowboarding right up to advanced skills. Lessons run from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.  

Kids Korral Pricing

  • Half Day Lesson - $50
  • Full Day Lesson - $85
  • Add Ski or Snowboard Rentals - $20*
  • Add Lift Ticket - $20**

For information and bookings please call 705 835 2790 ext. 1286 or email kidskorral@horseshoeresort.com


IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Drop Off and Pick Up Times

Weekends and Holidays = Morning and full day drop off is between 9:30 am and 9:45 am for students with their own equipment. For students using Kids Korral rentals, drop off is between 9:00am and 9:30am. 

Morning pick up is at 12:00 pm.

Afternoon drop off is between 12:20 pm to 12:45 pm for all students. 

Afternoon and full day pick up is at 3:00 pm. 

Students are picked up at the side of the Kids Korral building only directly from the child's instructor. 

 

Regular Season Monday to Friday = Morning and full day drop off is between 9:30 am and 9:45 am for all students. 

Morning pick up is at 12:00 pm.

Afternoon drop off off is between 12:30 pm to 12:45 pm for all students. 

Afternoon and full day pick up is at 3:00 pm. 

Students are picked up inside the Kids Korral building.

 

Ski and Snowboard Equipment

Ski and snowboard rentals for Ponies and Riders are picked up directly at the Kids Korral building. 

**Rental equipment for Kids Korral lessons are for the duration of the lesson only. If you require equipment outside of lesson times, please purchase them from Guest Services located in the Main Chalet and pick up at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the lesson.

All students must have a snowsports specific helmet. Bike and hockey helmets can not be used. 

 

Lift Tickets

All students require a lift ticket or seasons pass during their lesson to access the hills including the magic carpet. Children 5 years of age and under are provided a day lift ticket free of charge. The $20 Kids Korral day lift ticket is a junior lift ticket that is valid for open to close at the resort for the day of the students lesson. 

 

Lunch - Full Day Classes

Lunch is provided to all full day lesson students. A vegetarian option is available, please let us know at the time of booking.

For children with food allergies or special preferences, parents are responsible for providing a peanut-free lunch at the time of student drop off. 


Washrooms

All children must be toilet trained and fully independent in the washroom. Parents and general public do not have access to the Kids Korral washrooms. If your little one is prone to accidents please pack a bag with spare clothes including snow pants.

 

Cancellation Policy

Lessons will run regardless of the weather. Our cancellation policy is that a full refund or reschedule is available up to the day BEFORE the lesson (4:30 pm). If you need to cancel or reschedule, speak directly to Kids Korral at ext 1286). After 4:30 pm the day BEFORE a lesson or on the day of a lesson, there is NO refund or rescheduling available for any reason.

 

Kids Korral Location

Kids Korral is separate from the main chalet and located near the base of Chair 4. When you arrive at the resort, go to the end of the driveway past the main chalet and head to your right. Kids Korral is the blue building at the base of the hill. Kids Korral check in is located in the upper section of this building. Please note there is VERY limited parking in this area so give yourself extra time when you arrive.


Student Ability Levels

Ski

Level 1 - First time skier

Level 2 - Able to stop and turn on the magic carpet unassisted

Level 3 - Able to link turns using snowplough on green runs

Level 4 - Able to link turns using snowplough and match skis at the end of the turn on

both green and blue runs

Level 5 - Able to do basic parallel turns on blue and black runs. Able to ski all runs and looking for the next challenge. 

Snowboard

Level   1 - First time snowboarder

Level   2 - Able to slide slip in both directions, learning to turn

Level   3 - Working on linking turns together on green runs                                        

Level   4 - Able to link turns on green runs and some blue runs

Level   5 - Turning using edge and riding on black runs. Able to ride around the resort and looking to push their abilities to next step. 

School Group Programs

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Bring your students to Horseshoe for an incredible experience this year with our super fun School Group Programs. Our programs are a great way to introduce them to a whole new world of outdoor adventure! School group pricing is for Grades 1 to 12.

ALPINE

Full Day: Monday to Friday, 9am - 3:30pm

Lesson Only $13

Lift Ticket & Lesson $25

Lift Ticket, Lesson & Rental (ski or snowboard, including helmet) $33


Afternoon or Night

12pm to 4pm or 3:30pm to close

 Lesson Only $13

Lift Ticket & Lesson $23

Lift Ticket, Lesson & Rental (ski or snowboard) $30 


Price Break Weeks*

Lesson Only $13

Lift Ticket & Lesson $23

Lift Ticket, Lesson & Rental (ski or snowboard) $30

(*Dates available - Dec.8-14/2014, Jan.5-9/2015, Mar.9-13/2015)

Add Winter Tubing to your day $9

· minimum 20 participants, all prices include taxes and weather permitting

 Ask about our Private Ski School Group Lesson options.


CROSS COUNTRY SKIING

Full Day: Monday to Friday, 9am - 3:30pm

Trail Pass & Lesson $15

Trail Pass, Lesson & Rental $17 


SNOWSHOEING

9am to 12pm or 12:30pm to 3:30pm

Trail Pass, Rental & Lesson $13

Full Day Snowshoe $15.50


COMBO

Cross Country & Tubing (includes rental) $25

Snowshoeing and Tubing (includes rentals) $19

Cross Country & Snowshoeing Lesson (includes rentals) $23


TUBING

Half Day or Night (10am - 1pm, 12pm - 3pm, 4pm - 10pm) $12.50

Full Day (10am - 3:30pm)  $15.50

Helmet $4

Lunch Options Available starting from $10/per student


For more information or to book your School Program, please contact Tristana Fulton-Reid, Group Recreation Sales Manager, by email at tristanar@horseshoeresort.com or call 705-725-4351.

Weekend Programs

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Join the instructors at Horseshoe Resort all winter long for fun and learning with the Ski and Snowboard School Programs. 8 week program lessons are available for 3 to 5 year olds with our Kinder Kolts programs right up to Mom and Dad with our Adult Ski Program. 

Kinder Kolts BEGINNER SKI (Ages 3 to 5 years)  SOLD OUT!

  • Lesson Only $333
  • Under 5 year Seasons Pass $15

Kinder Kolts BEGINNER is an 8 week ski program on for ages 3 to 5 years that are new to skiing. This 2.5-hour program runs either Saturday or Sunday at 9:30 am to 12:00 pm or 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm. Ratio of 2 instructors : 6 students maximum. (Kinder Private Lessons are recommended for those looking for a one on one experience or if you think your little ones with separation anxiety)

Saturday lessons run on Jan 2, 2016 and run until Feb 27. Sunday lessons run on Jan 3, 2016 and run until Feb 28. Please note that lessons do not run over the Family Day long weekend. There is a 9th make up lesson available for those that have missed one of the 8 weeks; March 5 for those with Saturday lessons and March 6 for those with Sunday lessons.

A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all lessons. Helmets are mandatory for all students.


Kinder Kolts ADVANCED SKI (Ages 3 to 5 years) SOLD OUT!

  • Lesson Only $333
  • Under 5 year Seasons Pass $15

Kinder Kolts ADVANCED is an 8 week ski program on for ages 3 to 5 years that that can already stop and turn on their own without assistance. This 2.5-hour program runs either Saturday or Sunday at 9:30 am to 12:00 pm or 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm. Ratio of 2 instructors : 6 students maximum. (Kinder Private Lessons are recommended for those looking for a one on one experience or for little ones with separation anxiety)

Saturday lessons run on Jan 2, 2016 and run until Feb 27. Sunday lessons run on Jan 3, 2016 and run until Feb 28. Please note that lessons do not run over the Family Day long weekend. There is a 9th make up lesson available for those that have missed one of the 8 weeks; March 5 for those with Saturday lessons and March 6 for those with Sunday lessons.

A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all lessons. Helmets are mandatory for all students.


Kinder Kolts BEGINNER Snowboard (Ages 4 to 6 years) SOLD OUT!

  • Lesson Only $333
  • Under 5 year Seasons Pass $15

Kinder Kolts BEGINNER is an 8 week SNOWBOARD program for ages 4 to 6 years that are new to snowboarding and looking to learn how to snowboard this winter.  6 year olds with experience are recommended to join the Junior Pintos program. This 2.5-hour program runs either Saturday or Sunday mornings only from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm. Ratio of 2 instructors : 6 students maximum. (Kinder Private Lessons are recommended for those looking for a one on one experience or for little ones with separation anxiety)

Saturday lessons run on Jan 2, 2016 and run until Feb 27. Sunday lessons run on Jan 3, 2016 and run until Feb 28. Please note that lessons do not run over the Family Day long weekend. There is a 9th make up lesson available for those that have missed one of the 8 weeks; March 5 for those with Saturday lessons and March 6 for those with Sunday lessons.

A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all lessons. Helmets are mandatory for all students. 


Junior Pintos Ski (Ages 6 to 12 years) SOLD OUT!

  • Lesson Only $293
  • Please visit our Season Pass page for pass options.

Junior Pintos is an 8 week ski program on  for ages 6 to 12 years for any skill level. Students will be divided by ability on the first day of lessons. This 2.5-hour program runs either Saturday or Sunday at 9:30 am to 12:00 pm or 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm. Ratio of 1 instructors : 8 students maximum. 

Saturday lessons run on Jan 2, 2016 and run until Feb 27. Sunday lessons run on Jan 3, 2016 and run until Feb 28. Please note that lessons do not run over the Family Day long weekend. There is a 9th make up lesson available for those that have missed one of the 8 weeks; March 5 for those with Saturday lessons and March 6 for those with Sunday lessons.

A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all lessons. Helmets are mandatory for all students.


Junior Pintos Snowboard (Ages 6 to 12 years) SOLD OUT!

  • Lesson Only $293
  • Please visit our Season Pass page for pass options.

Junior Pintos is an 8 week snowboard program on Saturday or Sunday mornings only for ages 6 to 10 years for all skill levels. 6 year old beginners are to register in Kinder Kolts BEG SB lessons and not Junior Pintos.

Students will be divided by ability on the first day of lessons. This 2.5-hour program runs either Saturday or Sunday at 9:30 am to 12:00 pm. Ratio of 1 instructors : 8 students maximum.  

Saturday lessons run on Jan 2, 2016 and run until Feb 27. Sunday lessons run on Jan 3, 2016 and run until Feb 27. Please note that lessons do not run over the Family Day long weekend. There is a 9th make up lesson available for those that have missed one of the 8 weeks; March 5 for those with Saturday lessons and March 6 for those with Sunday lessons.

A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all lessons. Helmets are mandatory for all students.


Intro to Terrain Park - Ski (Ages 7 to 14 years) SOLD OUT!

  • Lesson Only $293
  • Please visit our Season Pass page for pass options.
  • Terrain Park Pass $10 

Intro to Terrain Park SKI is an 8 week ski program on Saturday or Sunday afternoons only for ages 7 to 14 years age that are looking to learn the basics of terrain park. Students must be able to ski parallel with confidence on blue runs. This 2.5-hour program runs either Saturday or Sunday at 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm. Ratio of 1 instructors : 8 students maximum. 

Saturday lessons run on Jan 2, 2016 and run until Feb 27. Sunday lessons run on Jan 3, 2016 and run until Feb 28. Please note that lessons do not run over the Family Day long weekend. There is a 9th make up lesson available for those that have missed one of the 8 weeks; March 5 for those with Saturday lessons and March 6 for those with Sunday lessons.

A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all lessons. Helmets are mandatory for all students and twin tip skis are highly recommended. A terrain park pass is mandatory for this program and can be purchased by clicking the link above. Anyone looking for a more advanced park program should look at the competitive programs page. 


Intro to Terrain Park - Snowboard (Ages 7 to 14 years) SOLD OUT!

  • Lesson Only $293
  • Please visit our Season Pass page for pass options.
  • Terrain Park Pass $10 

Intro to Terrain Park SNOWBOARD is an 8 week snowboard program on Saturday or Sunday afternoons only for ages 7 to 14 years age that are looking to learn the basics of terrain park. Students must be able to link turns with confidence on blue runs. This 2.5-hour program runs either Saturday or Sunday at 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm. Ratio of 1 instructors : 8 students maximum. 

Saturday lessons run on Jan 2,2016  and run until Feb 27. Sunday lessons run on Jan 3, 2016 and run until Feb 28. Please note that lessons do not run over the Family Day long weekend. There is a 9th make up lesson available for those that have missed one of the 8 weeks; March 5 for those with Saturday lessons and March 6 for those with Sunday lessons.

A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all lessons. Helmets are mandatory for all students. A terrain park pass is mandatory for this program and can be purchased by clicking the link above. Anyone looking for a more advanced park program should look at the competitive programs page. 

 


Instructors in Training - Ski (Ages 11 to 16 years) SOLD OUT!

  • Lesson Only $293
  • Please visit our Season Pass page for pass options.

Instructors in Training is a ski program for ages 11 to 16 years that have interest in becoming a ski instructor. This Sunday afternoon only 2.5 hour program from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm will teach current ski techniques and teaching methodology using video analysis and hands on experience to help prepare students for to take their CSIA Level 1 course. Students must be able to strongly ski in parallel on blue runs. Ratio of 1 instructors : 8 students maximum. 

Sunday lessons run on Jan 3, 2106 and run until Feb 28. Please note that lessons do not run over the Family Day long weekend. There is a 9th make up lesson available for those that have missed one of the 8 weeks; March 6 for those with Sunday lessons.

A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all lessons. Helmets are mandatory for all students.


Instructors in Training - Snowboard (Ages 11 to 16 years) SOLD OUT!

Instructors in Training is a snowboard program for ages 11 to 16 years that have interest in becoming a snowboard instructor. This Saturday or Sunday afternoon only 2.5 hour program from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm will teach current snowboard techniques and teaching methodology using video analysis and hands on experience to help prepare students for to take their CASI Level 1 course. Students must be able to strongly snowboard using linked turns on blue and black runs. Ratio of 1 instructors : 8 students maximum. 

Saturday lessons run on Jan 2, 2016 and run until Feb 27. Sunday lessons run on Jan 3, 2016 and run until Feb 28. Please note that lessons do not run over the Family Day long weekend. There is a 9th make up lesson available for those that have missed one of the 8 weeks; March 5 for those with Saturday lessons and March 6 for those with Sunday lessons.

A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all lessons. Helmets are mandatory for all students.


Adult Ski Program (16 years and up) SOLD OUT!

  • Lesson Only $263
  • Please visit our Season Pass page for pass options.

Adult Ski is an 8 week ski program on Saturday or Sunday mornings only for any skill level. Students will be divided by ability on the first day of lessons. This 2-hour program runs 10:00 am to 12:00 pm to allow parents extra time in the morning to drop off kids into programs that start at 9:30 am and still get to their programs on time. Ratio of 1 instructors : 8 students maximum. 

Saturday lessons run on Jan 2, 2016 and run until Feb 27. Sunday lessons run on Jan 3, 2016 and run until Feb 28. Please note that lessons do not run over the Family Day long weekend. There is a 9th make up lesson available for those that have missed one of the 8 weeks; March 5 for those with Saturday lessons and March 6 for those with Sunday lessons.

A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all lessons. Helmets are mandatory for all students.


Program Cancellation

Any program cancellations are subject to a $25 administration fee and a valid doctors note is required for the cancellation.

Night Programs

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Join the instructors at Horseshoe Resort all winter long for fun and learning with the Ski and Snowboard School Programs. 8 week program lessons are available for 3 to 5 year old with our Kinder Kolts programs right up to Mom and Dad with our Adult Ski Program. 

Kinder Kolts BEGINNER SKI (Ages 3 to 5 years) SOLD OUT

  • Lesson Only $233
  • Under 5 Seasons Pass $15

Kinder Kolts BEGINNER is an 8 week ski program on for ages 3 to 5 years that are new to skiing. This 2-hour night program runs Wednesday from 5:45 pm to 7:45 pm or Frights from 6:45 pm to 8:45 pm. Ratio of 2 instructors : 6 students maximum. (Kinder Private Lessons are recommended for those looking for a one on one experience or for little ones with separation anxiety)

Wednesday lessons run Jan 6, 2016 to Feb 24. Friday lessons run from Jan 8, 2016 to Feb 26. Please note there are no make up lessons for night programs.

A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all lessons. Helmets are mandatory for all students.


Kinder Kolts ADVANCED SKI (Ages 3 to 5 years) SOLD OUT

  • Lesson Only $233
  • Under 5 Seasons Pass $15

Kinder Kolts ADVANCED is an 8 week ski program on for ages 3 to 5 years that that can already stop and turn on their own without assistance. This 2-hour night program runs Wednesday from 5:45 pm to 7:45 pm or Frights from 6:45 pm to 8:45 pm. Ratio of 2 instructors : 6 students maximum. (Kinder Private Lessons are recommended for those looking for a one on one experience or for little ones with separation anxiety)

Wednesday lessons run Jan 6, 2016 to Feb 24. Friday lessons run from Jan 8, 2016 to Feb 26. Please note there are no make up lessons for night programs. 

A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all lessons. Helmets are mandatory for all students.


Kinder Kolts BEGINNER Snowboard (Ages 4 to 6 years) SOLD OUT

  • Lesson Only $233
  • Under 5 year Seasons Pass $15

Kinder Kolts BEGINNER is an 8 week SNOWBOARD program for ages 4 to 6 years that are new to snowboarding and looking to learn how to snowboard this winter.  6 year olds with experience are recommended to join the Junior Pintos program. This 2-hour night program runs Wednesday from 5:45 pm to 7:45 pm or Frights from 6:45 pm to 8:45 pm. Ratio of 2 instructors : 6 students maximum. (Kinder Private Lessons are recommended for those looking for a one on one experience or for little ones with separation anxiety)

Wednesday lessons run Jan 6, 2016 to Feb 24. Friday lessons run from Jan 8, 2016 to Feb 26. Please note there are no make up lessons for night programs.

A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all lessons. Helmets are mandatory for all students.


Junior Pintos Ski (Ages 6 to 12 years) SOLD OUT

  • Lesson Only $223
  • Please visit our Season Pass page for pass options.

Junior Pintos is an 8 week ski program on  for ages 6 to 12 years for any skill level. Students will be divided by ability on the first day of lessons. This 2-hour night program runs Wednesday from 5:45 pm to 7:45 pm or Frights from 6:45 pm to 8:45 pm. Ratio of 1 instructor : 8 students maximum. 

Wednesday lessons run Jan 6, 2016 to Feb 24. Friday lessons run from Jan 8, 2016 to Feb 26. Please note there are no make up lessons for night programs. 

A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all lessons. Helmets are mandatory for all students.


Junior Pintos Snowboard (Ages 6 to 12 years) SOLD OUT

  • Lesson Only $223
  • Please visit our Season Pass page for pass options.

Junior Pintos is an 8 week snowboard program for ages 6 to 12 years for any skill level. 6 year old beginners are to register in Kinder Kolts BEG SB lessons and not Junior Pintos.

Students will be divided by ability on the first day of lessons. This 2-hour night program runs Wednesday nights from 5:45 pm to 7:45 pm or Frights from 6:45 pm to 8:45 pm. Ratio of 1 instructor : 8 students maximum.

Wednesday lessons run Jan 6, 2016 to Feb 24. Friday lessons run from Jan 8, 2016 to Feb 26. Please note there are no make up lessons for night programs.

A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all lessons. Helmets are mandatory for all students.


Intro to Terrain Park - Ski (Ages 7 to 14 years) SOLD OUT

  • Lesson Only $223
  • Terrain Park Pass $10
  • Please visit our Season Pass page for pass options.

Intro to Terrain Park SKI is an 8 week ski program on Wednesday or Friday nights for ages 7 to 14 years age that are looking to learn the basics of terrain park. Students must be able to ski parallel with confidence on blue runs.This 2-hour night program runs Wednesday nights from 5:45pm to 7:45 pm or Friday nights from 6:45 pm to 8:45 pm. Ratio of 1 instructor : 8 students maximum. 

Wednesday lessons run Jan 6, 2016 to Feb 24. Friday lessons run from Jan 8, 2016 to Feb 26. Please note there are no make up lessons for night programs. 

A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all lessons. Helmets are mandatory for all students.A valid terrain park pass is required for this program. Anyone looking for a more advanced park program should look at the competitive programs page. 


Intro to Park - Snowboard (Ages 7 to 14 years) SOLD OUT

  • Lesson Only $223
  • Terrain Park Pass $10
  • Please visit our Season Pass page for pass options.

Intro to Park SNOWBOARD is an 8 week snowboard program on Wednesday or Friday nights for ages 7 to 14 years age that are looking to learn the basics of terrain park. Students must be able to link turns with confidence on blue runs. This 2-hour night program runs Wednesday nights from 5:45 pm to 7:45 pm or Frights from 6:45 pm to 8:45 pm. Ratio of 1 instructor : 8 students maximum. 

Wednesday lessons run Jan 6, 2016 to Feb 24. Friday lessons run from Jan 8, 2016 to Feb 26. Please note there are no make up lessons for night programs. 

 

A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all lessons. Helmets are mandatory for all students.A valid terrain park pass is required for this program. Anyone looking for a more advanced park program should look at the competitive programs page.

Instructors in Training - Ski (Ages 11 to 16 years) SOLD OUT

  • Lesson Only $223
  • Please visit our Season Pass page for pass options.

Instructors in Training is a ski program for ages 11 to 16 years that have interest in becoming a ski instructor. This 2-hour program runs Wednesday nights only from 5:45 pm to 7:45 pm will teach current ski techniques and teaching methodology using video analysis and hands on experience to help prepare students for to take their CSIA Level 1 course. Students must be able to strongly ski in parallel on blue runs. Ratio of 1 instructor : 8 students maximum. 

Wednesday lessons run Jan 6, 2016 to Feb 24. Please note there are no make up lessons for night programs. 

A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all lessons. Helmets are mandatory for all students.


 

Instructors in Training - Snowboard (Ages 11 to 16 years) SOLD OUT

  • Lesson Only $293
  • Please visit our Season Pass page for pass options.

Instructors in Training is a snowboard program for ages 11 to 16 years that have interest in becoming a snowboard instructor. This 2-hour program runs Wednesday nights only from 5:45 pm to 7:45 pm will teach current snowboard techniques and teaching methodology using video analysis and hands on experience to help prepare students for to take their CASI Level 1 course. Students must be able to strongly snowboard using linked turns on blue and black runs. Ratio of 1 instructors : 8 students maximum. 

 

Wednesday lessons run Jan 6, 2016 to Feb 24. Please note there are no make up lessons for night programs. 

A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all lessons. Helmets are mandatory for all students.


Adult Ski Program SOLD OUT

  • Lesson Only $223
  • Please visit our Season Pass page for pass options.

Adult Ski is an 8 week ski program on Friday nights only for any skill level. Students will be divided by ability on the first day of lessons. This 2-hour night program runs Frights from 6:45 pm to 8:45 pm. Ratio of 1 instructor : 8 students maximum.

Friday lessons run from Jan 8, 2016 to Feb 26. Please note there are no make up lessons for night programs. 

A valid lift ticket or seasons pass is required for all lessons. Helmets are mandatory for all students. 


Program Cancellation

Any program cancellations are subject to a $25 administration fee and a valid doctors note is required for the cancellation.

Competition Club Programs

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Adaptive Skiing and Snowboarding Program

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2015/2016

Adaptive Skiing and Snowboarding Program = $120
 
CADS (Canadian Association for Disabled Skiing) together with Horseshoe offer an 8 week 1.5-hour program starting on Saturdays starting January 2, 2016. Lessons run from 10:15 am to 11:45 am or 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm.

Certified adaptive instructors and trained volunteers with CADS are dedicated to promoting skiing and snowboarding for persons with disabilities. Their focus is to help skiers or snowboarders with a variety of disabilities learn to ski or ride with confidence.

PLEASE NOTE - Space is very limited and all potential participants are all placed on a waiting list. Priority is given to returning students. CADS is run by volunteers and specialized equipment is limited. Students should be a minimum of 5 years of age. 

No payment will be accepted until after CADS can confirm an available lesson space. Each student is required to complete an information form so that CADS can pair up available equipment and volunteers with the correct students. To be added to the waitlist please contact Brooke Lidstone, Ski School Director directly at 705-835-2790 ext 1179 or brookel@horseshoeresort.com.

If you would like to volunteer with the CADS program, email to cads-ontario@rogers.com or contact Wayne Churchill at 416-200-6431 or David O'Brien at 705-725-4774.

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