Mtn Development

Have fun improving your skills!

These programs are led by experienced, passionate coaches with the common goal of improving the confidence and skills of each participant, while having a great time on the slopes!

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

  • Partipants receive the personalized attention of working with the same coach each session.
  • Programs operate as scheduled, rain or shine, as long as the resort is open.
  • Lift access is not included. All participants must have a season pass or lift ticket to participate.
  • Programs are subject to minimum registration.If a program is full, doesn’t meet the minimum registration requirements or if the desired time frame is not available, we’ll contact each registered participant directly to ensure they can be placed in a program that works.
  • Need more fun? We allow registration for multiple programs (different programs, multi-day, etc.) Just contact our Snowsports Director at snowsports@crotchedmtn.com or by calling (603) 588 3668 Ext 228
  • Duration: 10 weeks, starting January 4, 2020 (unless specified otherwise)
  • Days offered: Saturday OR Sunday
  • Pricing & Times:
    • Full Day: $399 (9a - 3p)
    • Half Day: $349 (9a - 12p)
    • Purchase by April 30 and take advantage of our payment program for just $99 down. After April 30, payments will be due in full at the time of the purchase. All prices increase November 1.


TIGERS

This introductory seasonal ski program will ignite the passion for skiing in your child. Our energetic coaches work to develop skills using a games-based approach with a focus on fun.

  • Ages: 5 & 6 years
  • Discipline: Ski Only
  • Minimum skill requirement: Able to turn left and right on green terrain, stop on command, and have experience riding a chairlift


COMETS

This experiential learning ski program is a great way for youth to build their skills, boost their confidence and explore the whole mountain. Bumps, glades and racing brushes are all part of the fun. Our amazing coaches work with each participant to improve their skiing over the course of the season, all while having fun.

  • Ages: 7 - 13 years
  • Discipline: Ski Only
  • Minimum skill requirement: Able to turn left and right on green terrain, stop on command, and have experience riding a chairlift


ASTEROIDS

Ignite the passion for riding in your child with this all mountain, seasonal snowboard program. Coaches focus on developing all terrain skills, learning some introductory freestyle moves, and of course - FUN!

  • Ages: 7 - 13 years
  • Discipline: Snowboard Only
  • Minimum skill requirement: Able to turn left and right on blue terrain, stop on command, and have experience riding a chairlift



Mountain Development Specialty Programs

  • Duration: 10 weeks, starting January 4, 2020
  • Day each week: Saturday OR Sunday (Telemark = Sunday Only)
  • Times: 9a - 3p (half-day programming not offered for these specialties)
  • Pricing: Purchase by April 30 and take advantage of our payment program for just $99 down. After April 30, payments will be due in full at the time of the purchase. All prices increase November 1.

Future Stars

Future Stars is back! Interested in taking those skills to the next level before joining a school team or the race program but not quite ready for the committment required of higher level programs? Then Future Stars is the team for you. This program is geared toward young athletes that want to really hone their skills, learning to carve and turn on demand! Talk about fun!.

  • Discipline: Ski Only
  • Ages: 7 - 13 years
  • Minimum skill requirement: Left and right turns with confidence on blue terrain, stopping promptly on command and experience loading chairlifts.
  • Day each week: Saturday OR Sunday


Telemark

Explore the mountain doing all the things alpine skiers do but with the grace of the telemark turn. This is a great opportunity to learn a new way to enjoy the slopes.

  • Discipline: Telemark Ski Only
  • Ages: 7 - 13 years
  • Minimum skill requirement: Intermediate in alpine or nordic, new to Tele is ok.
  • Day each week: Sundays Only


Intro to Freestyle

If your child wants to explore bumps and jumps, plus all mountain skiing, then this is the program for them! Our coaches focus on proper technique while building you childs confidence on bump terrain and in the park.

  • Discipline: Ski Only
  • Ages: 7 - 13 years
  • Minimum skill requirement: Left and right turns with confidence on blue terrain and experience loading chairlifts.
  • Day each week: Saturday OR Sunday


Freestyle COMPETITION Program

This is a 16+ week competition program led by coach John Corbonneau. With a focus on moguls, jumping and park (slopestyle) training, athletes will be competing in various USSA events throughout the season. Coaches attend the competitions as well, and USSA membership is required. Being a competitive program, athletes must be committed to training.

  • Discipline: Ski Only
  • Ages: 8 to 18 years
  • Minimum skill requirement: Ski ALL Crotched terrain confidently.
  • Days each week: Saturday and Sunday


CONTACT MOUNTAIN DEVELOPMENT

If you have any questions about any of our programs, please contact our Snowsports Director, Tom Kirlin at snowsports@crotchedmtn.com or by calling (603) 588-3668 Ext 240.