Mad River Mountain offers several programs designed to introduce and progressively teach the sports of skiing and snowboarding to your children, all while ensuring a fun time on the slopes every day!
Our programs start as young as 3 years old and include teaching for parents too! Check out all our children's programs below and find the one that is right for you and your child.
KIDS ADVENTURE PLACE - Learn to love the snow!
Ages 3 - 14 years
OUR MOST POPULAR PROGRAM! The Kids Adventure Place is Mad River’s all-inclusive learning program for beginner to intermediate skiers and riders. Available in half- or full-day sessions on Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays.
MOMMY & ME LEARN TO SKI - Teaching You & your child
Ages 3 & up + parent
Mad River's innovative Mommy & Me Program offers a precursor to the Kids Adventure Place with a four-week progressive learning program designed for Moms (Dad’s too!) with weekday availability to learn alongside with your child. We'll introduce you & your child to the equipment, on-snow experience, and tips on teaching in a fun environment. Due to the physical limitations of 3 to 5 year old's, this program is limited to skiing only.
MOUNTAIN EXPLORERS CLUB - WEEKEND PROGRAM FOR EXPERIENCED YOUNGSTERS
Ages 7 - 14 - Saturdays and Sundays
Designed for intermediate to advanced youngsters, this program is ready to take your child’s skills to the next level. This program focuses on improving current skills with introductions to elements such as terrain parks, moguls and race gates to your child’s on-snow experience.