Do you want your child to learn a lifetime sport you can enjoy as a family?
Then join us at Spirit Mountain during Holiday Break. At the four-day Team Duluth Holiday Camp, children from 6-16 years old will learn to handle the runs with ease and become more confident on the snow!
Children are grouped by age and ability. Skills taught by the certified instructors range from learning to put skis or snowboards on to riding the tow and chairlift to making parallel turns down the more advanced hills.
Freestyle techniques are learned at our Progression Freeski Holiday camp. Safety is the top priority in the Progression Freeski Holiday Camp. The camp is designed to give the athlete a unique opportunity to ski in the park and work on the skills of jumping and sliding all while under the direct instruction of a trained coach.
Levels are based on:
Level 1: Never Ever - First time or minimal experience on skis.
Level 2 : Magic Carpet/Beginner Hill - Can stop using a wedge, slight directional change beginner hill.
Level 3: Beginner Chair - Can stop, wedge turns, and ride chairlift. Skis mostly greens.
Level 4: Intermediate Chair - Wedge turn with matching and beginning parallel Rides chairlift and skis the whole mountain.
Level 1: Never Ever - First time or minimal experience on snowboard.
Level 2: Magic Carpet - Toe and heel side turns, confident on board, turns to a stop.
Level 3: Beginner Chair - Ability to link heel and toe side turns, controls speed by turning.
Level 4: Intermediate Chair - Performs various radius turns on greens and blues. Rides chairlift and boards the whole mountain.
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Your child’s safety comes first! All children participating in the Holiday Ski and Snowboard Camp, as well as all other Team Duluth programs, are required to provide and wear a helmet. Spirit Mountain will have limited helmets available for rental for $30 during the camp OR helmets may be purchased at Spirit with a 15% discount for Holiday Camp families.
Registration & Fees
Registration will open soon - the cost for the camp is $179 for 4 full days. Lift tickets for all 4 days are an additional $95 (recommended if your child does not have a season pass) and ski equipment rental for all 4 days is $55. Click here to register!
Spirit Mountain offers a special four-day pass that may be purchased during registration for $95. Season pass holders do not need to purchase a lift ticket.
Snowboard & Ski Equipment (skis, boots, and poles) may be rented through holiday camp. The four-day rental allows equipment to be taken home each night and returned after the last day of camp.
Check-in & Camp Times
Early check-in is available on Thursday, December 26 from 4:00pm-6:00pm, with day of check-in beginning at 8:30 a.m. Dec 27 in the Bear Paw Chalet. Camp runs from 9am to 3pm each day. Groups break for lunch and warm-up as needed.
Participants should bring a bag lunch or make plans to buy lunch at Spirit Mountain’s Mountain Top Café. They will eat with their group in the Bear Paw Chalet.
Please Note: Children under 7 will be required to have a parent/designated guardian to be present during camp hours. This person will assist the child at lunch, getting geared up to go outside, bathroom breaks and cold weather breaks. This camp is limited to children ages 6 and older. If you have a mature 5 year old who would like to participate and is independent enough to handle four long days outside, please call the Holiday Camp Hotline to discuss with our Holiday Camp Coordinator prior to registration.
Due to the nature of Holiday Camp, no refunds will be processed beyond Dec 9; all refunds will be less a processing fee. Any refunds after Dec 9 will be considered only in regard to an emergency or unexpected event. Holiday Camp is set up in conjunction with Spirit Mountain as a 4-day package. We are unable to refund any participant for any days they are unable to attend.
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