Children's Center

On-Mountain Day Care

WINTER HOURS OF OPERATION: SUN-THURS  8AM – 4:30PM, FRI, SAT & HOLIDAYS  8AM – 5PM. Contact phone: 208-254-4258 x2271 

** Possible Limitations Due to Covid this winter. Please call or email for details! ** 

The Children’s Center is a 2,500 square foot facility that is a fully licensed child care with or without ski lessons. All childcare staff are CPR and First Aid Certified to insure the safest environment for your little ones. We are committed to a low child-to-caregiver ratio that assures full attention to your child with non-stop activities, including arts, crafts, music, games, and even on-snow play time.  You can enjoy the slopes knowing your child is having as much fun as you. 


KinderKamp Package
Daycare & Ski Lesson Program for ages 4 - 6

Part ski camp, part adventure camp. The Children's Center offers an all-day interactive experience. Our team of professional instructors combine ski lessons with a timely indoor recreation break where the kids get to play, create art, and relax in our licensed daycare. Ski rentals are available at the Children's Center so please arrive early to get all set up.  Reservations required.

** Possible Limitations Due to Covid this winter. Please call or email for details! ** 

  • $141 Full-day (includes two lessons, all day flexible childcare, two snacks and lunch)
  • Morning lesson starts at 10am and afternoon lesson at 1pm
  • Need rentals for your little one? No problem! We can set them up right here for $22 plus  tax. (Skis, boots and helmet included!) Please arrive by 9am to rent!

Daycare Only

Ages 4 months - 6 years

Let our professional daycare staff take care of everything. From infants, toddlers and more, Schweitzer's daycare facility provides quality, fun and adventure. Go on, enjoy the slopes; we’re having fun at daycare. Reservations required.

  • $85 Full-day (includes two snacks and lunch)
  • $65 Half-day (4 hours)                 
  • Pre-Ski Program: KinderKamp offers time each day for children willing to get outside and explore the mountain environment engaging in balance exercises, snowshoeing, one-ski sliding, and simply just learning the sights and sounds of a ski area!

Lessons Only 

The whole family can register at the Ski & Ride Center for lessons & rentals. If you would like daycare options as well please register at the Children's Center downstairs in the Lakeview Lodge. Other lesson times and rates are available.  For more information regarding lessons only, please call the Ski & Ride Center at 208.255.3070.

  • Ages 4-6: Private Lessons starting from $120  (For more info on private lessons, click here!)
  • Ages 3 & under: Private Lessons starting from $80 per hours. Parent participation strongly encouraged.
  • $65 group lesson only  (2 hours) for ages 4 - 6 years old. Available through the Ski & Ride Center.

2020/21 KinderKamp Season Passes (SOLD OUT)

Perhaps a day here and there isn’t enough mountain-time for you and your future grom! Begin a passion for the slopes early on with our KinderKamp season passes. The pass program includes the flexibility to meet the constant changing needs of a small child (and their powder seeking parents!) combined with encouragement to get out there and enjoy everything our mountain has to offer.

  • Daycare only (in diapers or out): $1500 **Sold Out **
  • Daycare and Ski Lessons (ages 4-6 only): $1800  **Sold Out**
  • Up to 5 days of attendance each week 
  • Full day care with homemade snacks & lunch included 
  • Storage for ski gear and daily necessities 
  • Pre-Ski Program: KinderKamp offers time each day for children willing to get outside and explore the mountain environment engaging in balance exercises, snowshoeing, one-ski sliding, and simply just learning the sights and sounds of a ski area!

** Possible Limitations Due to Covid. Please call or email for details! ** 

For any questions or concerns, please email kids@schweitzer.com or call (208) 254-4258 EX 2271.


Children's Center Forms

Print, fill out, and bring with for a speedier check in!

  • Infant Schedule: only for children still in diapers (pull ups or potty training will not need this form)
  • Allergy:  fill out if your child has a food allergy or sensitivity

For more information on these and other kids' programs, email kids@schweitzer.com or call 208.254.4479, ext 2271.


Looking for a private place to nurse your child? We do have a small room located in the Children's Center for your use. Stop by the reception desk and we will be happy to assist you!