Our Eldorables multi-week ski and snowboard programs are specially designed to introduce younger kids, ages 4-6, to the lifelong joys of skiing and snowboarding. Our specially-trained instructors use games, activities, and mountain exploration to help kids become comfortable and independent on snow and excited about coming to the mountain. To determine your child's ability level, please visit our Ability Level page.
Designed for youth ages 7-14, our Trek multi-week programs will provide your kids with the skills they need for a lifetime of fun on the snow. We offer alpine skiing and snowboarding options, as well as a cross-country program, which builds skate- and classic-skiing skills. Participants in all Trek programs will make new friends and build self-confidence through a progressive series of lessons. To determine your child's ability level, please visit our Ability Level page.
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Our multi-week Woodward Park programs for youth ages 7-14 is geared toward advanced and aspiring-advanced snowboarders and skiers interested in learning terrain-park, freestyle, and all-mountain skills. For participants without season passes, the Woodward Parks Lesson Pass is included in the program fee and provides day lift tickets for specified program days.
For questions, please call 303-440-8700 x2.
WHAT IS YOUR ABILITY LEVEL?
Read about ability levels for alpine ski, snowboard, and nordic ski lessons below.
SKI – LEVEL 1
You are a first-time skier. You will be learning the fundamentals of standing, stopping, gliding, and turning. Your goal is to safely and responsibly begin a lifetime of skiing and—most importantly—HAVE FUN!
Located at beautiful Eldora Mountain, just 21 miles from Boulder, CO, Ignite Adaptive Sports provides safe, fun and affordable instruction in alpine and cross-country skiing, snowboarding and snowshoeing to people with any disability to enhance their quality of life.
“The Ignite program is absolutely enhancing the lives of its fortunate participants, making what once may have seemed impossible, possible.” —Susan Roussos, mother of sit-skier Nick who lives with cerebral palsy
Adult Discover Lessons
Eldora's Discover 1-2-3 beginner lesson progression packages are for anyone 15 or older interested in learning skiing and riding skills in a fun, supportive group format with some of the country's best instructors. These programs ease adults (ages 15+) into snowsports over a four-hour lesson, including lift ticket and gear rental, with a one-hour lunch break.
Kids Mountain Explorer Lessons
Less school, more cool. Mountain Explorers is our youth ski and snowboard day-lesson program for levels from beginner to intermediate, ages 4-6 and 7-14. Every lesson is infused with a progressive experience that makes learning fun to kickstart a lifelong passion for skiing and riding.
All lessons include complimentary lift tickets and gear rentals.