Little Shredders

Little Shredders – A 2hr group skiing or snowboard lesson for ages 5 – 7

A program just for the little shredders! This 2 hour group lesson will have your kid’s learning the basics of skiing or snowboarding. They will also have a chance to warm up and have hot cocoa. Afterwards they’ll participate in some fun activities with an emphasis on snowsports safety. The lesson will finish off outside where they will continue to learn the 1st steps of skiing or snowboarding.

Regular Schedule:

  • Every Saturday and Sunday (MUST BE BOOKED ONLINE ONLY)

Regular Times:

  • AM Session 10:30am – 12:30pm
  • PM Session 1:30pm – 3:30pm

Holiday Schedule:

  • Mon Dec. 19th
  • Tue Dec. 20th
  • Wed Dec. 21st
  • Thur Dec. 22nd
  • Fri Dec. 23rd
  • Mon Dec. 26th
  • Tue Dec. 27th
  • Wed Dec. 28th
  • Thur Dec. 29th
  • Fri Dec. 30th

Holiday Times:

  • AM Session 10:30am – 12:30pm
  • PM Session 1:30pm – 3:30pm

Duration: 2hr
Start Date: December 21st, 2022
End Date: Last Sunday of the season

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Lesson Structure:

  • Round kids up and help them get their boots on
  • Do indoor exercises to work on creating a wedge and balance with boots on
  • Move kids outside and start walking them around with single skis on
  • Walk them around some obstacles with both skis on
  • Talk about safety and importance of being in control
  • Start working on straight runs with a flat run out
  • Work on the wedge stance and correct body position
  • Have the kids go down a gentle slope in a snowplow/wedge
  • Warm up Break
  • Get kids back out and work on their snowplow/wedge
  • Introduce turns using obstacles

Note: Lesson structure can change based on the group makeup and is up to the discretion of the instructor leading the session.


  • $85 per session

Package Price Includes:

All day Lift Ticket, Ski or Snowboard Equipment Rental & Lesson

      Need to know...

      • Program starts promptly at 10:30am and 1:30pm
      • Reservations preferred but not required, however; space is limited so reservations are suggested to guarantee your spot.
      • Prepayment is required by credit card.  Prepaid reservations are non- refundable.
      • Lessons start promptly at their scheduled time so please arrive early! Arrive well in advance to purchase your ticket, fill out paperwork and get fitted for your rental equipment.
      • Please check in at the front desk to sign registration form, rental form & waiver.
      • Please dress appropriately for winter activities.
      • Unless specified, lessons do not include a lift ticket or rental equipment.
      • No refunds. If cancellation occurs due to Mt. Crescent closing due to weather, we will reschedule.

      Please Read Before Arrival!

      WAIVER A waiver must be signed by a parent or legal guardian for anyone under 18 years of age. Every person must have a signed waiver before doing any activity at Mt. Crescent Ski Area.

      Fill out your waiver online!

      Mt. Crescent is not responsible for weather conditions and snow conditions due to weather, please check conditions prior to making your purchase as no refunds will be given. Mt. Crescent holds the right to close at any given time due to weather and/or unfavorable conditions. Mt. Crescent holds the right to close or modify hours of operations at any given time if it is deemed in the best interest of the business and or the safety and well being of our guests and employees.