Snowbird, Utah – Grab your skis or board, it’s camp season at Snowbird.Whether you’re a snowboarder looking to get some vert in the halfpipe or askier looking to get the most out of your mountain, Snowbird has a camp foryou.
Three- and four-day camps include at least six hours of on-hill coaching,video analysis, product demos, lectures, a welcome reception and a closingdinner. Lodging is not included.
“This is a unique opportunity for skiers and snowboarders alike to make themost of Snowbird’s varied terrain,” said Snowbird Mountain School SupervisorLane Clegg.
Snowboard Halfpipe Camp Feb. 16-19, April 12-15
A low-stress opportunity for the intermediate to advanced snowboarder to getin the pipe, Snowbird’s Halfpipe Camps are taught by instructors who haven’tforgotten how intimidating a 10-foot vertical wall can be. By the end ofthis three-day camp, riders will have a strong foundation from which theycan progress to big air and tricks.
Snowboard Steeps Camp Feb. 15-19, April 11-15
With hundreds of acres of steep terrain, Snowbird is the perfect venue forthe Snowboard Steeps Camp. Professional riders and coaches lead this groupinto Snowbird’s chutes and steeps with an emphasis on safety and technique.Long before sliding into a 45-degree chute, students in the Snowboard SteepsCamp will learn the essentials to the safe navigation of white-knuckleterrain. This includes harness and rope usage, avalanche transceiver useand other such key aspects of surviving and enjoying the steepest terrain.This camp is open to intermediate through expert riders.
Ski Steeps Camp Feb. 14-18, April 18-22
Similar to the Snowboard Steeps Camp except tailored to the specifics ofskiing steep terrain. The Ski Steeps Camps are open to advancedintermediates through experts.
Women’s Ski and Snowboard Camps March 4-8 (Ski), March 14-17 (Board)
For women and by women, these three- and four-day camps include on-hilltraining, video analysis, breakfast, ski fitness tips, equipment demos andsocial events. Ski Camps (four days) are best for intermediate throughexpert skiers; Snowboard Camps (three days) are for all levels.
Call the Snowbird Mountain School at (801) 933-2170 for more information,including pricing and times.
Located 29 miles from Salt Lake City International Airport in the heart ofthe Wasatch Mountains, Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort is one of the mostaccessible all-season resorts in the world. Ranked by SKIING Magazine as oneof the top-10 North American ski resorts, Snowbird also offers a nationallyrecognized mountain resort spa and award-winning conference facilities andrestaurants.