Skiing Skills for Life

 

Jan 6 update: All classes are now full.

If you have already signed up but still need to complete your paperwork click here: web form

 

Stuck in a rut? Don't feel comfortable on your new equipment? Nice Turns will take your skiing to the next level!

This adult-oriented program builds on a foundation, teaching basic skills, and integrating more complex skills. Each group in the program meets one day a week for three hours, weekdays. Online sales will be available soon, but you can start by registering with the link below to tell us what level you are and which group you are interested in. When you register with the link below, be sure to tell us what level you are and which group you are interested in. Each class must have a minimum of three people in order to happen. Class sizes are 6 people, maximum. 

* 6 week session: $300 

* Ages 18+

  • Level 5:  Able to ski all Green Runs in most snow conditions and wishes to ski groomed Blue Runs. The goal is to make parallel turns on all Blue Runs and to begin skiing variable conditions such as light powder on easy terrain. (Musical Chairs, Midway, Vagabond for starters)
  • Level 7:  Able to ski groomed Blue Runs by linking parallel turns in the fall line without the need for traversing. The goal is to ski groomed Black Runs with linked parallel turns with an introduction to mild variable conditions such as light powder and crud, off-trail and carving techniques. (Loop Hole, Cathedral Aisle, Ridge Run for starters)
  • Level 9:  Able to ski all Black Runs in favorable snow conditions by linking parallel turns in the fall line without the need for traversing. The goal is to efficiently ski ungroomed and off trail Black Runs with linked turns and an introduction to moderate bumps, double black steeps and trees. (Pend Oreille, Jacks Dream, Quicksilver for starters)
  • Level 9+:  Able to ski all runs in favorable snow conditions by linking dynamic parallel turns in the fall line at moderate to advanced speed without the need for traversing. The goal is to efficiently and consistently ski all snow and terrain conditions including steeps, chutes, bumps, trees, crud and deep powder. This class is for advanced skiers in excellent physical condition. (Stiles, B Chute, Headwall, Debbie Sue for starters)

2022/23 Nice Turns Clinic Options: (limited availability remains)

  • Sundays – Starting January 8
    9:00-12:00: Level 6-7 with Liliana (waitlist)
  • Mondays - Starting January 9
    9:00-12:00: Level 5 with Mary Jo
  • Mondays - Starting January 9
    9:00-12:00: Level 7 with Cyndy Hernandez (waitlist)
  • Mondays - Starting January 9
    10:30-1:30: Level 8+ with Debra
  • Tuesdays - Starting January 10
    9:00-12:00: Level 5 with Mary Jo
  • Tuesdays - Starting January 10
    9:00-12:00: Level 7 with Elle (waitlist)
  • Tuesdays - Starting January 10
    9:00-12:00: Level 9 with Shawna (waitlist)
  • Tuesdays - Starting January 10
    9:00-12:00: Level 9 with Kurt B (waitlist)
  • Wednesdays - Starting January 11
    9:00-12:00: Level 5 with Tina
  • Wednesdays - Starting January 11
    9:00-12:00: Level 9 with Kurt B
  • Thursdays - Starting January 12
    9:00-12:00: Level 6-7 coach Liliana Jach (waitlist)
  • Thursdays - Starting January 12
    9:00-12:00: Level 6-7 coach TBD
  • Thursdays - Starting January 12
    9:00-12:00: Level 7 coach Manuela (waitlist)
  • Fridays - Starting January 13
    9:00-12:00: Level 9 Off Piste coach Daniel Lynch
  • Fridays - Starting January 13
    9:00-12:00: Level 8 with Cheryl

Additional Clinics may be added. Check back here, or for more info call 208.255.3070, or fill out web form with requests in the comment section. 

 

 

Registration is a two-part process. 
You need to register ahead of time and let us know what timeslot you would like. Then you need to sign a waiver and pay. 
Onsite: Please go to the Ski & Ride Center (Guest Services in the Lakeview Lodge prior to opening) to sign up and pay for your spot.
Online: Pay online and fill out this web form to select your level and group.