New! - Afternoon Mountain Experiences
When you dream about the mountain, where does your mind take you? Do you see yourself on a groomed run cruising down the hill, or is it a movie of you dancing in the trees or “taking the road less traveled”? Or maybe you’d like to leave the ground all together and experience some of the natural or manmade terrain features available at Canyons? Whatever your mountain experience dream is, our Ski and Snowboard School can take you there You decide what type of journey you want from several mountain experiences. Our goal is provide you with more than a lesson…a memorable experience… that both enhances your ability and transforms your dream into a real adventure. The Afternoon Mountain Experiences are 3 hours of coached exploration; your instructor provides personalized coaching in a less formal lesson environment, while guiding you around the vast terrain of Canyons.
Program Summary: • For Intermediate and Advanced skiers and snowboarders • Cost: $90 • 3 hours: 1:00-4:00
Meet at 12:45 at the Ski & Snowboard School Meeting Area at the top of the Red Pine Gondola Choose from your experience below:
Explore the Groomed Galaxy: For Skiers and Snowboarders .
With 4000 acres of terrain at Canyons, it can be a daunting task to map your journey around the resort. By letting us be your navigator and coach you will discover increased confidence as you learn our resort and enhance your skills. The instructor will take you on a trip of the groomed runs spanning our galaxy and provide personalized coaching helping you discover your new favorite areas of Canyons.
Beyond the Groomed Galaxy: For Skiers and Snowboarders
Sometimes great adventure is found where machines dare not roam. Want to explore the hundreds of acres of un-groomed terrain at Canyons? Then Beyond the Groomed Galaxy is the experience you seek. The instructor will assess your current ability then head for discovery and exploration of suitable un-groomed terrain. You will receive personalized coaching and essential resort knowledge so that you can better navigate these untamed areas of the Canyons Galaxy.
Intro to Freestyle: For Skiers and Snowboarders
Have you ever watched people in a terrain park or see a cool trick on natural terrain and think that would be fun to try but don’t know where to begin? Our Intro to Freestyle is the start of your journey to executing those cool moves on your own, with confidence and safe techniques. Freestyle encompasses both in and out of terrain park skills and knowledge, and our instructors will start with on snow moves and may possibly make use of our specially designed (family park name) to coach you through the fundamentals. Helmets are required.
Intro to Bumps: Intermediate Skiers Only
Skilled skiers make this condition look really fun! Do you dream of being one of those people? Skiing bumps (moguls) can be incredibly fun if you understand how to attack this particular snow condition. Our instructors will introduce you to the skills you need to turn maddening moguls into mounds of fun. Intermediate skiers only.