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Multi-Week Children's Programs

Multi - Week Learn to Ski or Snowboard Programs

At Smugglers' Notch Resort, we have a number of multi-week programs for both children and adults to enjoy.


Please read programming descriptions carefully.
Changes have been made to program age eligibility, timing, and meeting locations.
Please be aware that as further information is made available by the National Ski Areas Association (NSAA), Vermont Ski Areas Association (VSAA), other state and federal agencies, and Smugglers' Notch, programming details may need to be further amended.

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Mini Mites Ages 3 - 6 years

Mini Mites

Kids learn best through play!
Ages 3 - 6 years
Register by October 31, 2021 and SAVE!

This program offers your child 8 days of our award-winning instruction for ages 3-6 years old.
5 hour Sessions available Saturday or Sunday 9:30 am - 2:30 pm

Our 5 hour Mini Mite program encourages development and builds confidence through innovative teaching techniques. Kids will learn to ski or ride with our trained instructors who guide them on specially groomed terrain that's fun and kid-friendly. Children are grouped by age & ability level. Throw in the fun of new challenges, the thrill of handling new terrain, and create a lifelong snow sports enthusiast! Kids will love our on-snow playground with sculpted snow features such as a 100-foot mini pipe, banked turns, rollers, and fun learning tools like hoops and obstacle courses that accelerate their skills development. Smugglers' and Burton Snowboards teamed up to create our Riglet Park with its unique Treehouse, dedicated to developing the skills of little snowboarders, is now part of the new learning area, conveniently located in the heart of the Resort Village.

Program meets in Village Greeting Area near the Gazebo and base of the Village Lift.


Saturday Session, starts January 8, 2022
1/8/22, 1/22/22, 1/29/22, 2/5/22, 2/12/22, 2/26/22, 3/5/22, 3/12/22

Sunday session, starts January 9, 2022
1/9/22, 1/23/22, 1/30/22, 2/6/22, 2/13/22, 2/27/22, 3/6/22, 3/13/22

Levels:
Level 1/Beginner to Level 9/Advanced.

Rate:
$540 purchased by 10/31/21
$600 purchased after 10/31/21
Add on a season long equipment lease for just $89! (plus 6% tax) Deadline to sign up for equipment lease is October 31, 2021.

Preregistration required. Space is limited for all programs.

All multi-week programs require a lift ticket or season pass!

Children 5 & under ski for free - be sure to select the 5 & under lift access pass when checking out!

Moms! We've designed a 6-week Women's Weekly Program so you can drop off your kids and then join your group for your three hours on the mountain. Go to womensweekly@smuggs.com
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Mitey Mites ages 7-12

Mitey Mites

Ages 7 - 12 years
Register by October 31, 2021 and SAVE!
This 8-week program is our most popular program.

5 hour sessions offered on either Saturday or Sunday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Levels 1-4 10:00 am - 3:00 pm Meets at Parking Lot 4
Levels 5-9 10:00 am - 3:00 pm Meets at Sterling Greeting Area located across from the T-Bar

For first-timers and those with advanced skill levels, Mitey Mites is designed to develop skiers or riders by using fun, guided learning experiences.

Designed for our local skiers and riders, ages 7-13, from the first-timer to kids with advanced skills and abilities, Mitey Mites is designed to develop solid technique, further skill development and promote confidence, while exploring the mountain and having fun!

Students will use a Flaik GPS system during their session that will track vertical feet, distance, speed, and allow them to relive their day online!

NEW for Winter 2021-2022
Build your own group of 6-8 skiers and riders and we will provide the instructor. Book online as normal and then when you receive your survey to give us the details about your child, let us know the other children you would like to be grouped together.

Program meeting locations are:
Levels 1-4 Meet in Parking Lot 4 at 9:45 am for a 10:00 am departure.
Levels 5-9 Meet at the Sterling Line up area at the base of the T-Bar 9:45 am for a 10:00 am departure.

Please plan ahead for where you will park as the parking lots fill up fast on the upper mountain.

Available:
We will have limited availability this winter so please make sure to sign up as soon as possible to reserve your spot.

Saturday Session starts January 8, 2022
1/8/22, 1/22/22, 1/29/22, 2/5/22, 2/12/22, 2/26/22, 3/5/22, 3/12/22

Sunday session,starts January 9, 2022
1/9/22, 1/23/22, 1/30/22, 2/6/22, 2/13/22, 2/27/22, 3/6/22, 3/13/22

Levels:
Level 1/Beginner (Morse Mountain) to Level 9/Advanced (Sterling/Madonna Mountains).

Rate:
$540 purchased by 10/31/21
$600 purchased after 10/31/21
Add on a season long equipment lease for just $89! (plus 6% tax) Deadline to sign up for the equipment lease is October 31, 2021.

Preregistration required. Space is limited for all programs.

All multi-week programs require a lift ticket or season pass!

Moms! We've designed a 6-week Women's Weekly Program so you can drop off your kids and then join your group for your three hours on the mountain. Go to womensweekly@smuggs.com
Buy your mulit week programs now.
Freeriders Ski & Ride Program

Freeriders Program

Ages 12-16 years
Register by October 31, 2021 and SAVE!

Freeriding is an aggressive style of skiing & riding involving steep slopes, narrow chutes, tree runs and jumps and tricks off natural lips.
5 hour sessions offered on either Saturday or Sunday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

This program is designed for teens looking to experience untracked runs and mainly enjoy the descents, even if some hiking may be involved. Teens in the Freeride program will learn how to be responsible mountain users with a high level of mountain etiquette and training from our coaches, who help unlock all the secrets of the mountain!

Program is offered on either Saturday or Sunday from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. Lunch is not included.

Program meeting location is at the Sterling Line up area near the base of the T-Bar at 9:45 am for a 10:00 am departure.

Please plan ahead for where you will park as the parking lots fill up fast on the upper mountain.

Available:
We will have limited availability this winter so please make sure to sign up as soon as possible to reserve your spot.




Saturday Session, starts January 8, 2022
1/8/22, 1/22/22, 1/29/22, 2/5/22, 2/12/22, 2/26/22, 3/5/22, 3/12/22

Sunday session, starts January 9, 2022
1/9/22, 1/23/22, 1/30/22, 2/6/22, 2/13/22, 2/27/22, 3/6/22, 3/13/22

Levels:
Level 8 to Level 9/Advanced (Sterling/Madonna Mountains).

Rate:
$540 purchased by 10/31/21
$600 purchased after 10/31/21
Add on a season long equipment lease for just $89! (plus 6% tax) Deadline to sign up for the equipment lease is October 31, 2021.

Preregistration required. Space is limited for all programs.

All multi-week programs require a lift ticket or season pass.

Buy your mulit week programs now.
Instructor in training

Instructor in Training Program!

Ages 13-16 years
This program is designed for Mitey Mite graduates looking to ski or ride with a coach and develop the necessary leadership skills to be a future instructor.

5 hour sessions offered on Sunday ONLY 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Students will be given the opportunity to test out their teaching skills throughout this 8 week program. Teen Instructors are encouraged to apply to be Junior Instructors after completion of the program! Graduates receive the Junior Instructor Certificate from PSIA/AASI & The Smugglers' Notch SSU.

Levels:
Level 5/Intermediate to Level 9/Advanced (Sterling/Madonna Mountains).

Program meeting location is at the Sterling Line up area near the base of the T-Bar at 9:45 am for a 10:00 am departure.

Sunday session, starts January 9, 2022
1/9/22, 1/23/22, 1/30/22, 2/6/22, 2/13/22, 2/27/22, 3/6/22, 3/13/22

Rate:
$540 per person, per 8 week session
Add on a season long equipment lease for just $89! (plus 6% tax) Deadline to sign up for equipment lease is October 31, 2021.

Preregistration required. Space is limited for all programs.


All multi-week programs require a lift ticket or season pass!
Buy your mulit week programs now.
Women's Weekly

Women's Ski or Snowboard Clinics

Ladies, it’s your turn!
Ages 18 & older

The ultimate personalized coaching experience. Feel the difference that a season filled with laughter and learning can make!
5 hour sessions available Wednesday, Saturday or Sunday 10:15 am - 3:15 pm

Our women's programs are led by expert female coaches focused on offering fun and confidence boosting sessions with plenty of skiing and riding tips, tricks and terrain tactics that address the differences of how women move on snow. Start with building basic skills or fine tune advanced techniques, our small groups are designed to be playful, supportive, and take full advantage of the terrain offered by Smugglers’ three big mountains.

If you are a Mitey or Mini Mite Mom, we designed these programs so you can drop off your kids and then join your own group for a day on the slopes.

Beginning skier/riders (Levels 1-4) meet at the Village Gazebo and spend their day exploring the variety of terrain on Morse Mountain while Intermediate and Advanced skiers/riders (Levels 5-9) meet on the Green Peppers Deck at the Madonna/Sterling Base Lodge. At day's end, each program heads down hill to enjoy a complimentary après lesson cocktail.

All Women's Programs include:
   • Small group size (space is limited)
   • A social environment for all ability levels, ages 18+
   • Lunch
   • Apres Sport beverage with your coach!

Women's Ski or Snowboard Clinic (6-week program)

Program meeting locations are:
Levels 1-4 Meet at the Gazebo at the base of the Village lift at 10:00 am for a 10:15 am departure.
Levels 5-9 Meet in front of the Green Peppers deck at the Madonna Base Lodge at 10:00 am for a 10:15 am departure.

Please plan ahead for where you will park as the parking lots fill up fast on the upper mountain.

Available:
Saturday session
starts January 22, 2022
1/22/22, 1/29/22, 2/5/22, 2/12/22, 2/26/22, 3/5/22

Sunday session starts January 23, 2022
1/23/22, 1/30/22, 2/6/22, 2/13/22, 2/27/22, 3/6/22

Wednesday session starts on January 26, 2022
1/26/22, 2/2/22, 2/9/22, 2/23/22, 3/2/22, 3/9/22

Levels: Beginner (Morse Mountain) to Advanced (Sterling/Madonna Mountains)

Rate: $540 per person

All multi-week programs require a lift ticket or season pass!

If program minimums are not met the program will be cancelled. Minimum is two women per group. Bring a friend and make it a great experience!

For more information call 1-800-523-2754 or email womensweekly@smuggs.com.

Looking for a 1-day clinic? Check out our Women's Weekly Clinic Program.
Smugglers' Notch 55+ Club
For seniors on the hill, not over the hill!

The Smugglers 55+ Club is for seniors who like to ski (alpine or Nordic). Snowboard, snowshoe, and enjoy being with their peers. Non-skiers are welcome and often enjoy board games instead of skiing. Our goal is simple: get out of the four walls, break the daily routine, meet a wide variety of people and be active. The Club
   • Actively caters to all abilities.
   • Is informal, welcoming and unstructured.
   • Often keeps going throughout the year when the snow is gone.
   • Is a great way to extend your contacts into the community.
   • Is a great way to get acquainted with aspects of the community that one might not otherwise be exposed to.

Because of Covid-19 restrictions, we will not have formal meetings this year, but we will have many meet-ups (posted on our website for Alpine and Nordic skiing. Additionally, we have put all afternoon programs on hold for this season due to Covid-19 restrictions. Please check our website for announcements and membership information: Smuggs 55+ Club

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Smugglers' uses hands-free RFID technology at all of our mountain lifts. A personalized Notch Card is required and available to purchase for $5 plus tax. Once purchased this reusable all-season card will have the option to reload online for various products and at our point of sale locations. For more information, visit smuggs.com/notchcard
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