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Overview

Keep you and your child going all season long at Belleayre by enrolling in one of our season long programs. Choose from a variety of programming for the intermediate and up skier.

Please click on the tabs to view pricing and details about all of the programs at Belleayre.

We offer three easy options for ordering your programs:

  1. ONLINE | Purchase from our online store.
  2. E-MAIL OR MAIL | Print and complete our Season Pass Application, then submit your order via email to sales@belleayre.com or by mail to Belleayre Season Pass Office, PO Box 313, Highmount, NY 12441.
  3. PHONE | Order by phone by calling 845-254-5600

Program Rates

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**Program Notes**
All programs run Saturday and Sundays for 12 weeks and include holiday camps, except for Mini Explorers. Prices do not include lift tickets, season passes, lunch, or a supervised lunch unless otherwise specified. See the descriptions tab for more information.

Mini Explorers

For Skiers or Snowboarders

Introduce your little shredders to the sport of skiing and snowboarding with this 5-week program. The program includes 4 hours of lessons, lunch, and supervision for the entire day. Just drop your child off at the Kidscamp area by 9:15 am and pick them up at 3 pm. Please note there are times that your Mini Explorer may need to ride the chair with an adult from the general public and spaces are limited to 25 skiers and 25 snowboarders. Children must be able to independently ride a chair lift, including getting on and off the chair without assistance. Registration ends on December 21, 2019, and a waiting list will be on a first come first serve basis. (the program does not meet 1/18 & 1/19)

Ages: 4 to 6

Times: Saturdays and Sundays. Check-in time from 8:00 am to 9:15 am, groups are on the snow from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon, supervised lunch from 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm, on the snow from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Check out time is at 3:00 pm. Parents are required to pick up and drop off their children unless other arrangements have been made.

Start Date: January 4, 2020, for 5 weeks and ends on February 8. (the program does not meet 1/18 & 1/19)

Where: Mini Explorers checks in and pick up location is at the Kidscamp desk located in the Discovery Lodge.


MINI EXPLORERS EXTENDER

For Skiers or Snowboards

Once your child has completed the Mini Explorers program, you can sign them up for 5 additional bonus weeks.

Sign up in Kidscamp after February 8, 2020.

Ages: 4 to 6

Start Date: Saturday and Sundays from February 22 to March 22

Price: $462

Mountain Explorers

For Skiers or Snowboarders

This program is a goal-oriented season-long program for children 7 years and older. We create a fun and safe learning environment for your child to grow and expand his or her skiing and snowboarding skills. This year the program will run for 12 weekends starting the first week of January. Your child will receive coaching from our top-level Instructors. They will be introduced to, or continue to expand on every aspect of their skiing or riding. This can include freestyle, moguls, terrain park, and glades skiing or riding. Your child will learn to ski or ride the mountain with more confidence while building on their basic fundamental skills. Advanced registration is required. Limited space is available for all the different groups listed below. Registration ends on December 21, 2019, and a waiting list will be on a first come first serve basis. 

  • Juniors: Age 7 to 12, for skiers or snowboarders who can comfortably handle blue terrain at a minimum. The skier or rider must be proficient at making medium and short radius turns on blue terrain. Children must be able to independently ride a chair lift, including getting on and off the chair without assistance. Groups are first formed based on age and then on skill level and there may be times where groups will have multiple different ages.
  • Teens: Age 13 to 17, for intermediate or better skiers and riders. The skier or rider must be proficient at making medium and short radius turns on blue terrain. Riding a chair lift independently is required.

Ages: 7 to 17

Times: Saturdays and Sundays from 9:30 am to 11:30 am and 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm with a one-hour unsupervised lunch. Parents are required to pick up and drop off their children unless other arrangements have been made.

Start Date: January 4, 2020, for 12 weeks

Where: Mountain Explorers meets behind the Longhouse Lodge and pick up is at the Flag Pole in front of the Overlook Lodge.

Extra: Includes Christmas Holiday Camp

Instructors-in-Training

For Skiers or Snowboarders

For Skiers or riders looking toward a future lifestyle in the Snowsports Industry. Instructors-in-training must be comfortable skiing or riding black terrain. You will learn the skills and knowledge to become a successful coach here at Belleayre! Learn to teach all ages and stages of skiing or riding while improving on your own skiing and riding skills. Learn the technical components of teaching; what to teach and how to teach, all while promoting a safe learning environment. Becoming a professional coach looks great on any job resume or college application! Registration ends on December 21, 2019, and a waiting list will be taken on December 16th. 

Ages:  12+

Times:  Saturdays and Sundays from 9:30 am to 11:30 am and 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm with a one-hour unsupervised lunch. Parents are required to pick up and drop off their children unless other arrangements have been made.

Start Date: January 4, 2020, for 12 weeks.

Where: Meets behind the Longhouse Lodge in the morning and pick up at the Flag Pole in front of the Overlook Lodge.

Extra: Includes Christmas Holiday Camp

Adult Weekend Workshop

For Skiers (Alpine or Telemark) or Snowboarders

Join our 12-week program designed to help you develop your skills so you can ski or ride on a wider variety of terrain and surface conditions. Our groups range from intermediate to advanced skiers or snowboarders and are organized by skill level and goals. You will be coached by our highly experienced instructors who provide very personalized attention throughout the season. Registration ends on December 21, 2019, and a waiting list will be on a first come first serve basis. 

Intermediate and above skiers

  • Build your confidence as you move from intermediate to advanced runs, and from beginner to intermediate bump runs.
  • Become more efficient by refining your fundamentals to develop better balance, technique, and consistency.
  • Use a variety of turn shapes and tactics based on the terrain and conditions.

For Advanced Skiers: 

  • Expand your versatility using short, medium, and long turns in varying terrain and conditions.
  • Refine your technique and master new tactics that will help you ski the entire mountain.
  • Explore any challenge on the mountain including moderate to advanced moguls, glades, steeps, and more.
  • Identify your strengths and skill deficiencies to help you fine-tune your technique.

Snowboarders: 

If Snowboarding is your passion, and you are looking for a like-minded group of adult boarders to share the season with, you can be coached by one of our best snowboard instructors with an intimate knowledge of our mountain. Snowboard participants should ride comfortably on groomed blues and black diamond terrain.

Times: Saturdays and Sundays from 9:30am to 11:30am

Start Date:  January 4, 2019 for 12 weeks

Ages: 18 and up 

Extra: Includes Christmas Holiday Camp

Helmet Policy

All customers participating in Belleayre’s Snowsports Season Long Programs are required to wear helmets. For more information on helmet safety visit Lids on Kids.