Ski School 2019-20 pricing

Sign up for seasonal youth programs and adult multi-day lessons for the season.

For questions and registration details regarding Alta Youth Programs call 801-799-2271.

Ladies Day

Ladies Day: Thursday Mornings

This year, you can do more than "just keep up." Let our supportive staff of certified instructors  teach or revisit the fundamentals of women's techniques, tactics and equipment. 

$600

Alta Ladies Day is a 5 week program designed for women, advanced intermediate through expert skiers, who want to step beyond their present limitations and discover their hidden potential. Each Thursday will be an important building block to help build skills and experience, with the goal of allowing you to ski your desired terrain confidently.
 
If you are NEW to the program, we would like you to join us for an on-snow orientation on December 19, 2019. This will allow you to get familiar with the mountain and for us to place you in the correct group. We will meet at the Albion Grill at 9:30 am and ski until 11:00. If you are unable to attend, please call to confirm your skiing aspirations.

We are committed to helping women reach their full potential in an atmosphere that is fun, uplifting and motivating.

Times: 3 hour mornings, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Dates: Thursdays, January 16 - February 13, 2020

Price: $600 Lift tickets sold separately.

Registration deadline is December 31, 2019 to hold your spot.

(Due to the popularity of this program we cannot guarantee placement after January 1st. Cancellations after January 1st are subject to a $25 processing fee)

Jump Start

Jump Start: December 14& 15, 2019

Achieve a higher level of performance that can transform your relationship with skiing and enlarge your playground! Discover and practice skills that lead to smooth, confident and controlled skiing.

$500

As an experienced skier, you’ve got the skills necessary to ski most runs comfortably and have fun, but not in all conditions or situations. Maybe, it has been a while since anyone helped you with your skiing or you have come this far without coaching. Achieving a higher level of performance can transform your relationship with skiing and enlarge your playground! Start that process with us and see what’s possible. Elite Alf Engen Ski School instructors educate you about good skiing and engage you in a process that improves both your understanding and ability. Expect to discover and practice skills that lead to smooth, confident and controlled skiing.

In the process, you will become part of a skiing community dedicated to making the most of the Alta experience. We are a resource for all aspects of ski education, from equipment advice to recommendations on next steps. We’re serious about making skiing more fun!

  • Dates: December 14 & 15, 2019 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Price: $500 Lift tickets and lunch sold separately

Mountain Masters

Mountain Masters

Mountain Masters is for the Wasatch local in search of a skiing experience with season long coaching. The program is a season long progression divided into three blocks. Each block has a theme and consist of three coaching sessions. Register for all three blocks or each block individually. 

Mountain Masters is for the Wasatch local in search of a skiing experience with season long coaching. The program is a season long progression divided into three blocks. Each block has a theme and consist of three coaching sessions. Register for all three blocks or each block individually.

Block 1 Focus on carving and getting the most out of the skis design while on groomed snow. 
This will set the foundation for the rest of the season
Sunday, December 8, 2019
Saturday, December 15, 2019
Sunday, December 22, 2019

Block 2 Take the skills associated with carving to the off-piste environment.
Sunday, January 12, 2020
Sunday, January 26, 2020
Sunday, February 9, 2020

Block 3 Focus on line selection and how to navigate Alta's marguee runs.
Sunday, February 23, 2020
Sunday, March 8, 2020
Sunday, March 22, 2020

Times: 9:30 - 12:00

Price: $1,125 full program (3 blocks)
           $375 per individual block
           (No refunds or credits for missed sessions)

Full Program (all 3 blocks)
$1,125
Block 1 December 8, 15, & 22
$375
Block 2 Jan 12, 26, & February 9
$375
Block 3 February 23, March 8 & 22
$375

Junior Explorers 8 Saturdays

Junior Explorers 8 Saturdays

JR Explorers (JRX) is a recreational skiing program for children ages 6 - 8. JR Explorers encourages making new skiing friends while developing skiing skills on easier terrain. The skiing emphasis is on balancing movements, parallel turning, relaxed gliding and skiing with a confident attitude. More difficult terrain is used very sparingly in the lesson plan. The minimum skill level to enter JR Explorers is to confidently control speed with wedge turns on Green Trails and to be able to ride lifts without an adult. Approximate coaching ratio is 1 to 6 participants.

$760

JR Explorers consists of 8 Saturdays of skiing, January 25, 2020 - March 21, 2020 from 9:30 am - 3:30 pm, with the same group of peers and coaches.

Season Pass sold separately.

Head Coach: Jodi McLoughlin

New Participate Skills Evaluation: January 11, 2020

Holiday Break: February 15, 2020

For questions and registration details, please call Scott Mathers at 801-799-2273

Must be 6 years old on or before January 25, 2020.

Junior Explorers 8 Sundays

Junior Explorers 8 Sundays

JR Explorers (JRX) is a recreational skiing program for children ages 6 and 8. JR Explorers encourages making new skiing friends while developing skiing skills on easier terrain. The skiing emphasis is on balancing movements, parallel turning, relaxed gliding and skiing with a confident attitude. More difficult terrain is used very sparingly in the lesson plan. The minimum skill level to enter JR Explorers is to confidently control speed with wedge turns on Green Trails and to be able to ride lifts without an adult. Approximate coaching ratio is 1 to 6 participants.

$760

JR Explorers consists of 8 Sundays of skiing, January 26, 2020- March 22, 2020 from 9:30 am - 3:30 pm, with the same group of peers and coaches.

Season Pass sold separately.

Head Coach: Jodi McLoughlin

New Participant Skills Evaluation: January 12, 2020

Holiday Break: February 16, 2020

For questions and registration details, please call Scott Mathers at 801-799-2273

Alta Explorers 8 Saturdays

Alta Explorers 8 Saturdays

Alta Explorers is an 8 week recreational ski program on Saturdays for novice skiers age 9-13. Participants will practice fundamental skiing skills and progress towards parallel turning and speed control on More Difficult Blue Trails. The minimum skill level to participate is confidently controlling speed with wedge turns on Green Trails. 3 or 4 two-hour lessons and a few hours of independent practice would be the norm to acquire the minimum skills. Approximate coaching ratio in Alta Explorers is 1 to 8 participants. 

$760

Alta Explorers consists of 8 Saturdays of skiing, January 25, 2020- March 21, 2020 from 9:30 am - 3:30 pm, with the same group of peers and coaches.

Season Passes sold separately.

Head Coach: Jeff Roberts

Holiday Break: February 15, 2020

For questions and registration details, please call Scott Mathers at 801-799-2273

Must be age 9 on or before January 25, 2020.

Alta Youth Club 12 Saturdays

Alta Youth Club 12 Saturdays

Alta Youth Club (AYC) is a recreational skiing program for ages 8-12. The skiing experience includes skill drills, powder skiing, mogul skiing, racing and jumping. The mission of AYC is to have fun while developing well rounded skiing skills. The minimum skill level is to be able to confidently ski parallel turns with a pole plant on Blue Trails. AYC coaches will often use "less difficult" terrain to enhance and develop skiing skills. "More difficult" terrain is used sparingly in the lesson plan to boost comfort zone and create excitement. Skill level, age and conditions determine appropriate activities and terrain for a group. The approximate coaching ratio is 1 to 8 participants.

$1,140

AYC consists of skiing 12 Saturdays December 7, 2019 - March 14, 2020 from 9:15 am to 3:15 pm, with a group of peers and coaches. Due to the popularity of this program, space is limited.

Season Passes are sold separately. 

Head Coach: Julian Cordova

New Participant Skills Evaluation: November 30, 2019

Holiday Breaks: December 28, 2019, January 4, 2020 and February 15, 2020. 

For questions and registration details, please call Scott Mathers at 801-799-2273

Age 8 on or before December 7, 2019.

Alta Youth Club 12 Sundays

Alta Youth Club 12 Sundays

Alta Youth Club (AYC) is a recreational skiing program for ages 8-12. The skiing experience includes skill drills, powder skiing, mogul skiing, racing and jumping. The mission of AYC is to have fun while developing well rounded skiing skills. The minimum skill level is to be able to confidently ski parallel turns with a pole plant on Blue Trails. AYC coaches will often use "less difficult" terrain to enhance and develop skiing skills. "More difficult" terrain is used sparingly in the lesson plan to boost comfort zone and create excitement. Skill level, age and conditions determine appropriate activities and terrain for a group. The approximate coaching ratio is 1 to 8 participants.

$1,140

AYC consists of skiing 12 Sundays December 8, 2019- March 15, 2020 from 9:15 am to 3:15 pm, with a group of peers and coaches. Due to the popularity of this program, space is limited.

Season Passes are sold separately. 

Head Coach: Julian Cordova

New Participant Skills Evaluation: December 1, 2019

Holiday Breaks: December 29, 2019, January 5, 2020 and February 16, 2020.

For questions and registration details, please call Scott Mathers at 801-799-2273

Age 8 on or before December 7, 2019.

Alta All Mountain Team - 12 Saturdays

All Mountain Team 12 Saturdays

Alta All Mountain Team (AMT) is a recreational skiing program for ages 12-17. This program includes all forms of off trail skiing- deep snow powder skiing, moguls, trees and steep terrain. AMT is all about exploring Alta with your friends and a great coach to help you find your way are what AMT is all about. The minimum skill level is to be able to aggressively ski "black" off-trail terrain. Skill level, age and conditions determine appropriate activities and terrain for a group. The approximate coaching ratio is 1 to 8 participants.

$1,190

AMT consists of 12 Saturdays December 7, 2019 through March 14, 2020. 

Head Coachs: Cortney Valavane and Scott Mathers

Requirements: Ages 12 - 17 (Age 12 on or before December 7, 2019)

Skills: Confidently skiing on "black" off trail terrain and variable snow conditions.

*Season Pass Sold Separately 

New Participant Skills Evaluation: November 30, 2019

Holiday Breaks: December 28,2019, January 4 and February 15, 2020.

For questions and registration details, please call Scott Mathers at 801-799-2273

Alta All Mountain Team - 12 Sundays

All Mountain Team 12 Sundays

Alta All Mountain Team (AMT) is a recreational skiing program for ages 12-17. This program includes all forms of off trail skiing- deep snow powder skiing, moguls, trees and steep terrain. AMT is all about exploring Alta with your friends and a great coach to help you find your way are what AMT is all about. The minimum skill level is to be able to aggressively ski "black" off-trail terrain. Skill level, age and conditions determine appropriate activities and terrain for a group. The approximate coaching ratio is 1 to 8 participants.

$1,190

AMT consists of skiing 12 Sundays, December 8, 2019- March 15, 2020 from 9:15 am to 3:15 pm. 

Season Pass sold separately.

Head Coach: Cortney Valavane and Scott Mathers

New Participant Skills evaluation is on December 1, 2019

Holiday Breaks include December 29, 2019, January 5 and February 16, 2020. 

Requirements:

Age: 12-17 (Age 12 on or before December 7, 2019)

Alta Race Team 12 Sundays & 3 Saturdays

Alta Race Team 12 Sundays & 3 Saturdays

The Alta Race Team (ART) is an introductory racing program for skiers age 8-11, consisting of 12 Sundays and 3 Saturdays. The goal of ART is to introduce young skiers to the personal development and excitement associated with alpine ski racing. ART participants skiing will consist of approximately 50% gate training, 25% drills and 25% directed free skiing with a coach. Terrain skied will be approximately 25% Green, 50% Blue, and 25% Black. The primary skills emphasized include gliding fast on gentle terrain and carving arcs on moderate terrain. More challenging terrain is used sparingly in the lesson plan to enhance skills, boost comfort zone and create excitement. 

$1,425

ART racers will participate in three, local, age group, Youth Ski League Races. YSL is the USSA introductory race series for this age group. Skiers may only have birth years 2008-2011. Racers copete in the U10 or U12 USSA category according to birth year. U10 - 2010 and 2011. U12 - 2008 and 2009. Parents are responsible for transporting their racer to the races. A parent is required to remain at the race through the day. Race Entry Fees are included in the ART Registration Fee. Race day lift tickets and USSA Racers License are not included and are additional. Season Pass sold separately. A USSA approved race specific helmet is required

Head Coach: Scott Mathers & Grayson Davis

12 Sundays & 3 Saturdays, December 8, 2019 - March 8, 2020 from 9:15 am to 3:15 pm.

Holiday Breaks include December 29, 2019 and February 16, 2020. 

For questions and registration details, please call Scott Mathers at 801-799-2273.