Ski & Snowboard Programs

Skill Level Options:

icon-grn– Beginner icon-grnblu – Beginner/Intermediate icon-blu– Intermediate icon-blk– Expert Level

Ski Programs

All camps have 4 participant minimums

Click each heading for further information.
Kinder Learn to Ski: 4 – 5 Years

Designed for 4 and 5 year olds with no previous ski experience, our goal is to see your kids skiing independently on our Magic Carpet upon completion of this program.

The Kinder Learn to Ski School starts with a meet and greet to let the parents, children and instructors meet, followed by a 1-hour group lesson in the morning.

With encouragement and empathy, our Certified Ski Instructors show these young skiers how to be mobile on skis and how to have fun at this winter sport!

Canyon’s Kinder Learn to Ski Program Includes:

Four 1-Hour Lessons
Maximum 4 Students per Instructor

Cost

Lift & Lessons: $135
Lesson only (season pass holder): $110
Add Rentals: $50 

Dates

Nov 28 – Dec 19 (Saturdays)
Dec 28 – Dec 31
Jan 6 – Jan 27 (Wednesdays)
Jan 9 – Jan 30 (Saturdays)
Feb 3 – Feb 24 (Wednesdays)
Feb 6 – Feb 27 (Saturdays)

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Junior Learn 2 Ski: 6 – 12 Years

Junior Learn to Ski is designed to create the best learning environment possible.

Made for 6-12 year olds with no previous ski experience, our goal is to see your kids skiing independently on our Magic Carpet and working towards the T-Bar upon completion of this program.

The Snow School starts with a meet and greet to let the parents, children and instructors meet, followed by a 1-hour group lesson in the morning.

With encouragement and gentle, expert guidance, our Certified Ski Instructors show these young skiers how to be mobile on skis and how to have fun at this winter sport!

Canyon’s Junior Learn to Ski Program Includes:

Four 1-Hour Lessons
Maximum 4 Students per Instructor

Cost

Lift & Lesson: $195
Lesson only (season pass holder): $110
Add Rentals: $100

Dates

Nov 28 – Dec 19 (Saturdays)
Dec 28 – Dec 31
Jan 9 – Jan 30 (Saturdays)
Feb 6 – Feb 27 (Saturdays)

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Kinder Ski Improvement: 4 – 5 Years

Designed for 4 and 5 year olds who are already able to ski independently, our goal is to see your kids able to ride the T-Bar and make well-balanced turns on low-intermediate slopes upon completion of this program.

The Kinder Ski Improvement School starts with a meet and greet to let the parents, children and instructors meet, followed by a 1-hour group lesson in the morning.

With encouragement and empathy, our Certified Ski Instructors show these young skiers how to improve their mobility on skis and ensure they are having fun at this winter sport!

Canyon’s Kinder Ski Improvement Program Includes:

Four 1-Hour Lessons
Maximum 4 Students per Instructor

Cost

Lift & Lesson: $135
Lesson only (season pass holder): $110
Add Rentals: $50

Dates

Nov 28 – Dec 19 (Saturdays)
Jan 9 – Jan 30 (Saturdays)
Feb 6 – Feb 27 (Saturdays)
March 6, 7, 13, 14 (Sat & Sun)

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Junior Ski Improvement: 6 – 12 Years

This program is for 6-12 year olds who have already completed the Learn to Ski Program or who are already independently using the T-Bar.

The Junior Ski Improvement School starts with a meet and greet to let the parents, children and instructors meet, followed by a 2-hour group lesson.

With encouragement and empathy, our Certified Ski Instructors show these young skiers how to improve their mobility on skis and ensure they are having fun at this winter sport!

The Jump Start Snow Schools start with a meet and greet to let the parents, children and instructors meet, followed by a 2-hour group lesson. After the lesson, your child is free to play and continue practicing on our supervised ski-hill for the remainder of the day.

The lesson will stop for a 30 minute lunch break each day. Lunch and snacks are not provided.

Canyon’s Junior Ski Improvement Program Includes:

Four 2-Hour Lessons
Maximum 6 Students per Instructor

Cost

Lift & Lessons: $250
Lesson only (season pass holder): $180

Add Rentals: $100
 

Dates

Nov 28 – Dec 19 (Saturdays)
Jan 9 – Jan 30 (Saturdays)
Feb 6 – Feb 27 (Saturdays)
March 6, 7, 13, 14 (Sat & Sun)

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12-Week Jump Start: 6 – 12 Years

This 12-week program is designed to teach skiers fun, basic skills and will progress their abilities to a more intermediate and advanced level.

Intended for beginners and intermediates who hope to build on their love for riding, this program will enable your kid to ride the magic carpet, T-Bar and chair lift independently.

It will improve on their technical skills and provide a fun, social, non-competitive atmosphere.

Canyon’s Jump Start Programs Include:
Twelve 2-Hour Lessons
Maximum 6 Students per Instructor

Perfect for those that want to progress into a competitive club such as Freestyle Ski Club, or Alpine Racing -or for those who just want a ‘Jump Start’ into the world of skiing!

Cost

Lesson: $320

With this program we recommend purchasing a Season Pass as they pay for themselves with just 10 visits. We also would suggest purchasing used gear from our rental shop over renting each day if you do not already have your own equipment.

Dates

Program Dates (Saturdays): December 5 – February 20

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XTREME Ski Club: 7 – 13 Years

This 10-week program is designed to progress skier’s abilities on intermediate-advanced slopes and to develop proper terrain park riding skills.

Our Xtreme Clubs consist of 10 sessions with a focus on skill, development, and having fun! Activities are selected based off skill levels.

All registrants must be at an intermediate level or higher and must be able to ride the T-Bar independently.

Canyon’s Xtreme Club Programs Include:
Ten 2-Hour Lessons
Maximum 4 Students per Instructor

Cost

Lesson only: $275 (does not include lift ticket or rentals)

With this program we recommend purchasing a Season Pass as they pay for themselves with just 10 visits. We also would suggest purchasing used gear from our rental shop over renting each day if you do not already have your own equipment.

Dates

Program Dates (Saturdays):
January 9, 16, 23, 30
February 6, 13, 20, 27
March 6, 13

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Adaptive/Disabled Skiing

For information about our adaptive/disabled ski programs, please visit https://cadsalberta.ca/

Christmas Ski Camps: 7-13 Years

Our Christmas Camps are now available on 6 days over the Christmas Break! Register for four of the available dates to complete your Christmas Camp, or drop-in for just one day!

Designed by CSIA certified instructors for skiers between 7-13 years old and the camps run from 10am-4pm.

In the Beginner Camp, instructors will primary concentrate on developing skiing skills while having students participate in interactive drills and fun winter activities.

In the Advanced Camp, the instructors will be progressing campers on the hill to be more confident on intermediate-advanced runs.

The days will include rest periods, a break for lunch and any potentially needed cold weather breaks. Lunch and snacks are not provided.

Participants MUST have prior skiing experience. Even the Beginner Christmas Camp enrollment requires previous introduction/basic knowledge of skiing.

Cost

4 Day Camp Lift & Lesson: $395
4 Day Camp Lesson only (season pass holder): $275
4 Day Camp Add Rentals: $105

1 Day Drop In Lift & Lesson: $150
1 Day Drop In Lesson only (season pass holder): $120
1 Day Drop In Add Rentals: $35

Dates

Available Program Dates: December 21, 22, 23, 28, 29, 30

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Springbreak Ski Camps: 7-13 Years

Our Springbreak Camps are available on 4 days over Springbreak! Register for the full four dates to complete your Camp, or drop-in for just one day!

Designed by CSIA certified instructors for skiers between 7-13 years old and the camps run from 10am-4pm.

In the Beginner Camp, instructors will primary concentrate on developing skiing skills while having students participate in interactive drills and fun winter activities.

In the Advanced Camp, the instructors will be progressing campers on the hill to be more confident on intermediate-advanced runs.

The days will include rest periods, a break for lunch and any potentially needed cold weather breaks. Lunch and snacks are not provided.

Participants MUST have prior skiing experience. Even the Beginner Springbreak Camp enrollment requires previous introduction/basic knowledge of skiing.

Cost

4 Day Camp Lift & Lesson: $395
4 Day Camp Lesson only (season pass holder): $275
4 Day Camp Add Rentals: $105

1 Day Drop In Lift & Lesson: $150
1 Day Drop In Lesson only (season pass holder): $120
1 Day Drop In Add Rentals: $35

Snowboard Programs

All camps have 4 participant minimums

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Learn to Snowboard: 6-11 yr & 12-16 yr

Designed to create a positive learning environment for 6-11 year olds and 12-16 year olds, our goal is to see your kids turning, stopping, confidently riding the magic carpet, and introduce them to the T-Bar upon completion of this program.

The Learn to Snowboard School starts with a meet and greet to let the parents, children and instructors meet, followed by a 1-hour group lesson in the morning.

With encouragement and empathy, our Certified Snowboard Instructors show these young riders how to be mobile on a snowboard and how to have fun at this winter sport!

Canyon’s Learn to Snowboard Program Includes:

Four 1-Hour Lessons
Maximum 4 Students per Instructor

Cost

Lift & Lesson age 6-11: $195
Lift & Lesson age 12-16: $215

Lesson only (season pass holder): $110

Add Rentals Snowboard, Boots & Helmet: $100

Dates

Nov 28 – Dec 19 (Saturdays)
Dec 28 – Dec 31
Jan 9 – Jan 30 (Saturdays)
Feb 6 – Feb 27 (Saturdays)

Ages 6-11 Ages 12-16
Snowboard Improvement: 6-11 yr & 12-16 yr

Our Snowboard Improvement Program is intended for boarders aged 6-11 or 12-16 with a basic knowledge of turning, stopping and riding both the Magic Carpet and T-Bar. Our goal is to see your kids further develop these skills and become more confident on beginner and intermediate slopes.

The Snowboard Improvement School starts with a meet and greet to let the parents, children and instructors meet, followed by a 2-hour group lesson.

With encouragement and empathy, our Certified Snowboard Instructors show these young riders how to be mobile on a snowboard and how to have fun at this winter sport!

Canyon’s Snowboard Improvement Program Includes:

Four 2-Hour Lessons
Maximum 6 Students per Instructor

Cost

Lift & Lessons age 6-11:  $250
Lift & Lessons age 12-16:  $290

Lesson only (season pass holder): $180
Add Rentals Snowboard, Boots & Helmet: $100

Dates

Nov 28 – Dec 19 (Saturdays)
Jan 9 – Jan 30 (Saturdays)
Feb 6 – Feb 27 (Saturdays)

Ages 6-11

Ages 12-16

12-Week Jump Start: 6 - 12 Years

This 12-week program is designed to teach snowboarders fun, basic skills and will progress their abilities to a more intermediate and advanced level.

Intended for beginners and intermediates who hope to build on their love for riding, this program will enable your kid to ride the magic carpet, T-Bar and chair lift independently.

It will improve on their technical skills and provide a fun, social, non-competitive atmosphere.

Canyon’s Jump Start Programs Include:
Twelve 2-Hour Lessons
Maximum 6 Students per Instructor

Perfect for those that want to progress into a competitive club such as Riders On Board- or for those who just want a ‘Jump Start’ into the world of snowboarding!

Cost

Lesson: $320

With this program we recommend purchasing a Season Pass as they pay for themselves with just 10 visits. We also would suggest purchasing used gear from our rental shop over renting each day if you do not already have your own equipment.

Dates

Program Dates (Saturdays): December 5 – February 20

Register Today!
XTREME Snowboard Club: 10 – 16 Years

This 10-week program is designed to progress snowboarder’s abilities on intermediate-advanced slopes and to develop proper terrain park riding skills.

Our Xtreme Clubs consist of 10 sessions with a focus on skill, development and having fun! Activities are selected based off skill levels.

All registrants must be at an intermediate level or higher and must be able to ride the T-Bar independently.

Canyon’s Xtreme Club Programs Include:
Ten 2-Hour Lessons
Maximum 4 Students per Instructor

Cost

Lesson only: $275 (does not include lift ticket or rentals)

With this program we recommend purchasing a Season Pass as they pay for themselves with just 10 visits. We also would suggest purchasing used gear from our rental shop over renting each day if you do not already have your own equipment.

Dates

Program Dates (Saturdays):
January 9, 16, 23, 30
February 6, 13, 20, 27
March 6, 13

Register Today!
Christmas Snowboard Camps: 7-13 Years

Our Christmas Camps are now available on 6 days over the Christmas Break! Register for four of the available dates to complete your Christmas Camp, or drop-in for just one day!

Designed by CASI certified instructors for riders between 7-13 years old and the camps run from 10am-4pm.

In the Beginner Camp, instructors will primary concentrate on developing snowboarding skills while having students participate in interactive drills and fun winter activities.

In the Advanced Camp, the instructors will be progressing campers on the hill to be more confident on intermediate-advanced runs.

The days will include rest periods, a break for lunch and any potentially needed cold weather breaks. Lunch and snacks are not provided.

Participants MUST have prior snowboarding experience. Even the Beginner Christmas Camp enrollment requires previous introduction/basic knowledge of snowboarding.

Cost

4 Day Camp Lift & Lesson: $395
4 Day Camp Lesson only (season pass holder): $275
4 Day Camp Add Rentals: $105

1 Day Drop In Lift & Lesson: $150
1 Day Drop In Lesson only (season pass holder): $120
1 Day Drop In Add Rentals: $35

Dates

Available Program Dates: December 21, 22, 23, 28, 29, 30

Register Today!
Springbreak Snowboard Camps: 7-13 Years

Our Springbreak Camps are available on 4 days over Springbreak! Register for the full four dates to complete your Camp, or drop-in for just one day!

Designed by CASI certified instructors for skiers between 7-13 years old and the camps run from 10am-4pm.

In the Beginner Camp, instructors will primary concentrate on developing snowboarding skills while having students participate in interactive drills and fun winter activities.

In the Advanced Camp, the instructors will be progressing campers on the hill to be more confident on intermediate-advanced runs.

The days will include rest periods, a break for lunch and any potentially needed cold weather breaks. Lunch and snacks are not provided.

Participants MUST have prior snowboarding experience. Even the Beginner Springbreak Camp enrollment requires previous introduction/basic knowledge of snowboarding.

Cost

4 Day Camp Lift & Lesson: $395
4 Day Camp Lesson only (season pass holder): $275
4 Day Camp Add Rentals: $105

1 Day Drop In Lift & Lesson: $150
1 Day Drop In Lesson only (season pass holder): $120
1 Day Drop In Add Rentals: $35

Need More Info?

For more information or to register for any of our Ski / Snowboard programs visit our Webstore or give us a call at 403-346-5588

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