Discovery - Beginners
Lessons for the first-timer
Discovery allows progress for the new skier or snowboarder with all of the time and attention he or she needs to master the skills needed to ski or ride on a beginner slope. Without the constraints of time and allowing for the students individual learning styles Discovery is an innovative approach to success on the slopes. (ages 9 and up).
Discovery Lesson Rates
|3-PACK DISCOVERY PACKAGE||$199||$199|
Discovery packages include a lift ticket, lesson and rentals.
DISCOVERY LESSON TIMES
- Weekends 9:00 am-4:00 pm & 6:00 pm
- Lessons are conducted on the hour, every hour
- Midweek 9:30 am-3:30 pm & 6:00 pm
- Available at Midnight Madness as a 1 hour lesson 9:00 pm
Crotched Mountain's Discovery Program uses "Terrain Based Teaching" to develop and reinforce skiing and riding skills. A way to learn that provides more experiential learning, more success, and definitely more fun.
THE SCIENCE BEHIND TERRAIN BASED TEACHING
- Flats, to help balance and get in and out of equipment.
- Mini Pipes, to help begin to slide without fear to learn to turn and stop.
- Rollers, which foster trust in the equipment, and balancing.
- Banked turns, introducing turns and reinforcing the same goals as rollers
- Perfect slope, which puts it all together, adding the thrill of linked turns