Ski Wee & Wee Riders

Start your little ones off right.

Ski Wee & Wee Riders (3-6 years)

Under the expert care of our professional instructors, your child will focus on developing skills and good sportsmanship in a fun, playful environment. Situated in the Ski Wee Bowl, away from the main traffic, our caring and supportive instructors know how to make learning comfortable and entertaining for little ones. New for this year, Wee Riders for young snowboarders.
Ski Wee/Wee Riders Rates 2016/17 Half Day 4 Half Days
Session $68 $242
Session + Rental $88 $311
Session + Lift $87 $308
Session + Lift + Rental $107 $377

Program Info

  • From mid-December until mid-April, 5-6 year olds can register for regular weekday Ski Wee sessions or weekend Junior Ski Zone Camps. Weekend Ski Wee is not available to 5-6 year olds during this period.
  • Each session is 3 hours and includes a snack. 
  • Registration cut off is 5:00pm the day prior to the lesson subject to availability. 
  • Rates include a snack for the kids and an Escort Ticket for the accompanying parent (upgrade to Lift Ticket available on-mountain).
  • Participants must be 3 years of age 2 months prior to their first scheduled session. 
  • Children 5 & up require a Lift Ticket or Season Pass. 
  • Full Winter pass for Tots (3-4 years) is $40.
  • Helmets are mandatory and helmet rental is included with the Ski Wee program. Helmets can also be purchased at Outfitters in the Chalet. (Passholders receive 20% off)
  • If your child requires rental equipment please have your child's height, weight, foot size, ability level and birth date information ready prior to calling to register. 

Dates & Times
Ski Wee (ages 3-4) & Wee Riders (ages 3-6): Daily, Dec. 3, 2016-Apr. 16, 2017 
Weekday: Morning & Afternoon sessions are available. 
Weekend: Morning & Afternoon sessions are available.

Ski Wee (ages 5-6): Weekdays, Dec. 3-16, 2016, Jan. 3-Apr. 14, 2017 (except during Spring and Winter Breaks; during these breaks, Junior Ski Zone Camps are available for 5- and 6-year-olds.)
Weekday: Morning & Afternoon sessions are available.
Weekend: Morning & Afternoon sessions are available.

Morning session: 9:00am-12:00pm. 
Afternoon session: 1:00pm-4:00pm. 

Parents must bring their child(ren) to meet the Ski Wee instructor outside the Peak Chalet 15 minutes prior to the start of session. From here you will board the Sleigh Ride, which brings you to the Ski Wee Hut where you will complete the check in process.

Ability Level
In order to provide the most suitable training for all students, lessons are divided into groups based on their ability level. Please review the Ability Chart to determine the skill level of the student. 

Bonus for Parents
Sign up your child for Zone Camp, Zone Club, Freeride or Ski Wee/Wee Riders and receive a 10% discount on an adult lesson.

Enjoy a complimentary Escort Ticket when you accompany your child on the Skyride. Please meet outside the Peak Chalet at session start time. Our "Page a Parent" program will keep you in touch with your child. 

If you would like to ski or board while your child takes lessons, you can purchase a special lift ticket. 
For more information or to register, please contact Guest Services at 604.980.9311.

Adopt an Instructor

Looking for an alternative to group lessons? With Adopt an Instructor, your little one can take advantage of one-on-one lessons for their very first run or help them advance their skills quickly. 

Adopt an Instructor is available for junior skiers and riders.

Adopt an Instructor Info

Dates and Times
Adopt an Instructor is available throughout the downhill season at Grouse Mountain. Times are subject to availability.

Ages
Adopt an Instructor is for children 3 to 6 years old.

Pricing
4 1-hour private lessons - $242. 

Children 5 & up require a Lift Ticket or Season Pass.
Parents and siblings can be booked for simultaneous private sessions at Adopt an Instructor rates.

Helmets
Helmets are mandatory and can be rented for $5/day. Helmets can also be purchased at Outfitters in the Chalet. (Passholders received 20% off)

Registration
Adopt an Instructor can be booked through Guest Services 604.980.9311. Please have all required information ready prior to calling to register. This includes your child's ability level, as well as accurate measurements of your child's height, weight and shoe size if you are renting equipment. 

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Notice: Due to inclement weather and high winds the Downhill Area and Munday Alpine Snowshoe Park will be on Standby for the remainder of the day. The Skyride and Chalet Facilities will remain open.