Learn to ski or snowboard this winter at Mont Ste-Marie!
Can you think of a better place to nurture your child’s natural curiosity and love of the outdoors? MSM offers the best ski and snowboard lessons around. Prioritizing safety and a love for the mountain is our number one priority!
Explore Our Programs Below
All Mountain Ski or Snow Board Program
Skiing with a twist or maybe two!
The program emphasis is on skill development and all-mountain skiing or snowboarding. Skill level intermediate to advanced
Students must be able to ski or snowboard on “Blue” runs.
Maximum 8 kids per class.
Starts: January 12th, 2019 for 8 Saturdays or Sundays
Schedule: 10am to noon or 1pm to 3pm
Ages: 7 years and older
Cost: $300.00 ($500.00 with lift tickets)
Minimum of 4 in each program! No switching days of program once started!
NEW THIS SEASON – Junior Program
For beginner skiers ages 7 to 12. Must be able to snowplow unassisted.
Starts: January 12th, 2019 for 8 Saturdays or Sundays
Schedule: 10 am to 12 pm or 1 pm to 3 pm
Cost: $350.00 ($550.00 with lift ticket)
Maximum of 3 students per instructor! No switching days once program starts.
NEW THIS SEASON – MINI MAX 1
Get your 3, 4, or 5-year-old skiing in our NEW Mini Max 1 program.
1 on 1 instruction for 1 hour (new skiers only)
Starts: January 12th or 13th and February 9th or 10th 2019 for 4 Saturdays or Sundays.
Schedule: 9 am, 10 am, 11 am, 1 pm or 2 pm
Cost: $240.00 (lift ticket extra)
Space is limited, sign up early!
E-mail: email@example.com or phone 819-467-5200, ext 203
MINI MAX 3
Get your 4, 5 and 6-year-olds skiing in our Mini Max program.
Must be able to snowplow confidently!
Maximum 3 children per class.
Starts: January 12th, 2019 for 8 Saturdays or Sundays.
Schedule: 10 am to 12 pm or 1 pm to 3 pm.
Cost: $435.00 (lift ticket extra)
Mont Ste-Marie offers a 5-day Christmas program for children of all ski ability levels (no snowboard lessons).
Starts: December 27th to December 31st
Mini Max Christmas Camp: 3 – 6 years old able to snowplow unassisted. Ratio of 3:1 for 2 hours/day. Cost: $250.00 plus lift ticket. Schedule: 10:00 a.m. to noon
Junior Christmas Camp: 7 – 12 years old able to snowplow unassisted. Ratio of 6:1 for 2 hours/day. Cost: $210.00 plus lift ticket. Schedule: 10 am to noon
Nancy Greene Christmas Camp: 6 – 13 years old able to meet the Nancy Greene skiing criteria, ratio of 6:1 for 3 hours/day Cost: $225 plus lift ticket. Schedule: 10 am to noon, 1 pm to 2 p.m.
Beginner Never-Never Skiers of all ages: 1 hour/day, ratio of 1:1 Cost: $300.00 plus lift ticket. Schedule: 11 am or 2 pm
Snow Cross program
Do you want to be part of the coolest programs around? SX and Boarder Cross are now Alpine Olympic and World Cup events. These are some of the most exciting venues on snow.
MSM Snow School offers a one-day and two-day Ski Cross and Boarder Cross program. The program focuses on technical and GS skiing/boarding and race discipline. The athletes will have the chance to complete in open events which will be hosted at Mont Ste-Marie.
Ages: 7 years and older / Skill: intermediate to advanced
Equipment Required: race-certified helmet.
Ratio: 1 instructor for 8 athletes maximum
Starts: 8-week program starting January 12th, 2019. Race Dates TBD
Schedule: 10 am to noon and 1 to 2:30 pm (Race day start time 9 am)
Cost: $435.00 ($615.00 with 5-day Christmas Camp, Dec 27-31). Lift ticket extra.
Cost: $715.00 ($895.00 with 5-day Christmas Camp, Dec 27-31). Lift ticket extra.
* Snowboard Cross must have a minimum of 6 registered athletes
* Snowboard Cross must have a minimum of 6 registered athletes.
Nancy Greene Racing Programs
The Nancy Greene program is MSM’s entry-level race program, designed to develop FUN-damental skiing skills and self-confidence.
The program is open to skiers aged 6 to 13 years old (as of December 31st). Nancy Greene instruction emphasizes safety, FUN, fair play and entry level technical skiing skills with a focus on racing and tactical race skills. All Nancy Greene Athletes must be able to ski unassisted. Race approved (hard ear) helmets required.
Races throughout the Outaouais Zone are organized to give kids an opportunity to test their newly acquired skills in a fun atmosphere, while developing confidence and teamwork and sportsmanship.
Nancy Greene races are scored as “team” events, avoiding the imposition of individual competitive pressure at too young an age.
1-Day Nancy Greene
Introduction to ski racing. No home or away races.
Starts: January 5th, 2019 for 9 Saturdays or Sundays
Schedule: 9:30 am to noon and 1 pm to 2:30 pm.
Cost: $410.00 / With Christmas Camp (Dec.27 to 31) $635.00. Lift tickets extra.
2-Day Nancy Greene
This program offers 2 days of skiing/racing and a ski camp between Christmas and New Year’s.
Starts: January 5th, 2019 for 9 weeks (Saturdays and Sundays) and/or Christmas Camp (Dec. 27 to 31)
Schedule: 9:30 am to noon and 1 pm to 2:30 pm
Cost: Weekends only $720.00 / with Christmas Camp $920.00. Lift tickets extra.
*Additional fees (TBD) are payable to Club Mont Ste Marie for race participation. Subject to the scheduled date of the last race (TBD for 2019), the program for race participants may be extended beyond 9 weeks.
For additional information contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
March Break Programs
3-Day Program (Monday – Wednesday)
Starts: Quebec Break – March 4th, 2019 or Ontario Break – March 11th, 2019
Schedule: 10:00 a.m. to noon (except Wednesday also includes 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.)
Ski Camp: Children 7 – 12 years of age, must be able to snowplow unassisted, ratio of 6 students to 1 instructor. (sorry, no snowboarders)
Cost: $210.00 (does not include lift tickets)
Please note that we require a minimum of 5 children per class to run this program!
Mini Max Camp: Children 4 – 6 years of age, must be able to snowplow unassisted, ratio of 3 students to 1 instructor
Cost: $250.00 (does not include lift tickets)
Please note that we require a minimum of 3 children per class to run this program!
* For snowboard, please call the Snow School at ext. 203
First Time Ski & Ride
An excellent introduction to the wonderful sports of skiing and snowboarding. You’ll never look at winter the same again!
First-time skiers/boarders are given a 2-hour group lesson teaching ski/board basics.
Duration: 2 hour / Cost: $99.00 + person
Includes: Lift pass and equipment rental.
NB: Board is half-day rental only.
Lesson starts at 10:15 a.m. Check in time is 9:15am! Children must be 12 years of age and older. If only one participant, lesson reduced to one hour. Limit of one session per person. Reservation and payment are required 24 hours in advance. No refunds! Cancellation must be a minimum of 24 hours notice to reschedule, based on availability.
To reserve: email@example.com or 819-467-5200, extension 203
This is an excellent opportunity to spend some 1-on-1 time with some of the best ski professionals in the region.
There’s nothing like a private lesson to help you develop your skiing and snowboarding abilities.
Private lessons are offered hourly.
Reservation and payment are required 24 hours in advance. No refunds on private lessons. For cancellation a minimum of 24 hours notice is required to reschedule, based on availability.
Duration: 1 hour (private) $65.00
Duration: 1 hour (semi-private 2 people). $95.00
* Hours for privates and semi-privates: 10 am, 11:15 am, 1 pm and 2:15 pm.
Don’t be disappointed, book in advance to secure your spot: firstname.lastname@example.org or 819-467-5200, extension 203
DRESS TO IMPRESS (AND STAY WARM!)
The easiest way to ruin a beautiful day on the slopes is to not dress warm enough. Take a look at our guide on how to dress your child for a day at Mont Ste-Marie, so they can enjoy the mountain all day without getting cold.