Puffins

Whether your young one has never been on skis, is skiing the whole mountain, or is somewhere in-between, our Puffin program provides a fun learning experience! Children are placed in small groups based on their age and ability level for this 4-5x lesson series..  Specially trained children’s instructors provide on-snow learning through fun, play and adventure! Discovery abounds, the fun is endless!

If you are interested in a Child Group Lesson (ages 4-6) and packages that include lift, lesson and rental equipment, please click here.  

December Vacation session

 

Day Dates Lesson Times Open/Closed
Thurs, Fri, Mon, Tues Dec. 26, 27, 30, 31 9:00 - 10:00 am OPEN
Thurs, Fri, Mon, Tues Dec. 26, 27, 30, 31 10:15 - 11:15 am OPEN 
Thurs, Fri, Mon, Tues Dec. 26, 27, 30, 31 11:30 am - 12:30 pm  OPEN
Thurs, Fri, Mon, Tues Dec. 26, 27, 30, 31 1:00 - 2:00 pm OPEN 
Thurs, Fri, Mon, Tues Dec. 26, 27, 30, 31 2:15 - 3:15  pm  OPEN
Thurs, Fri, Mon, Tues Dec. 26, 27, 30, 31 3:30 - 4:30 pm  OPEN 
Registration Deadline: Dec. 22, 2019

Weekend sessions starting in January

Day Dates Lesson Times Open/Closed
Sat. Jan. 4, 11, 18, 25, Feb. 1 9:00 - 10:00 am OPEN
Sat.   Jan. 4, 11, 18, 25, Feb. 1 10:15 - 11:15 am  OPEN
Sat. Jan. 4, 11, 18, 25, Feb. 1 11:30 am – 12:30 pm OPEN
Sat.   Jan. 4, 11, 18, 25, Feb. 1 1:00 - 2:00 pm  OPEN 
Sat.  Jan. 4, 11, 18, 25, Feb. 1 2:15 - 3:15 pm OPEN
Sat.   Jan. 4, 11, 18, 25, Feb. 1 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm  OPEN
Sun. Jan. 5, 12, 19, 26, Feb. 2 9:00 - 10:00 am OPEN
Sun.  Jan. 5, 12, 19, 26, Feb. 2 10:15 - 11:15 am  OPEN
Sun.  Jan. 5, 12, 19, 26, Feb. 2 11:30 am - 12:30 pm  OPEN
Sun.   Jan. 5, 12, 19, 26, Feb. 2 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm OPEN 
Sun. Jan. 5, 12, 19, 26, Feb. 2 2:15 pm - 3:15 pm  OPEN 
Sun.  Jan. 5, 12, 19, 26, Feb. 2 3:30 - 4:30 pm  OPEN 
Registration Deadline: Dec. 30,  2019

Weekend sessions starting in February

Day Dates Lesson Times Open/Closed
 Sat. Feb. 8, 15, 22, 29, March 7 9:00 - 10:00 am OPEN
Sat.  Feb. 8, 15, 22, 29, March 7  10:15 - 11:15 am  OPEN
Sat. Feb. 8, 15, 22, 29, March 7 11:30 am - 12:30 pm OPEN
Sat.   Feb. 8, 15, 22, 29, March 7 1:00 - 2:00 pm  OPEN
Sat.  Feb. 8, 15, 22, 29, March 7 2:15 - 3:15 pm  OPEN
Sat.  Feb. 8, 15, 22, 29, March 7 3:30 - 4:30 pm  OPEN 
 Sun. Feb. 9, 16, 23, March 1, 8 9:00 - 10:00 am OPEN
Sun. Feb. 9, 16, 23, March 1, 8  10:15 - 11:15 am  OPEN 
Sun.   Feb. 9, 16, 23, March 1, 8 11:30 am - 12:30 pm  OPEN 
Sun.  Feb. 9, 16, 23, March 1, 8 1:00 - 2:00 pm  OPEN
Sun.   Feb. 9, 16, 23, March 1, 8  2:15 - 3:15 pm  OPEN 
Sun.   Feb. 9, 16, 23, March 1, 8  3:30 - 4:30 pm  OPEN 
Registration Deadline: Feb. 3, 2020

January Weekday sessions

Day Dates Lesson Times Open/Closed
Thurs. Jan. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 9:00 - 10:00 am OPEN
Thurs. Jan. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 1:00 - 2:00 pm OPEN
Fri. Jan. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 9:00 - 10:00 am OPEN
Registration Deadline: Dec. 31, 2019

February Weekday sessions

Day Dates Lesson Times Open/Closed
Thurs. Feb.. 6, 13, 20, 27, March 5 9:00 - 10:00 am OPEN
Thurs. Feb. 6, 13, 20, 27, March 5 1:00 - 2:00 pm OPEN
Fri. Feb. 7, 14, 21, 28, March 6 9:00 - 10:00 am OPEN
Registration Deadline: Jan. 26, 2020


Description Vacation Prices (4x) WeekDAY Prices (5x) WeekEND Prices (5x)
Lessons & Lift Pass (8 hour) $260 $260 $325
Season Passholder Lessons $228 $228 $285
Ski Rental (8 hour) $100 $100 $125
 

Program Protection Policy (available only at time of program purchase)

Ski Sundown will reimburse the cost of your program on a prorated basis in the event of injury/sickness which prevents you from completing the program. Refund requests must be received prior to end of season. Injury or illness must be confirmed by letter from a licensed physician. The cost of a Protection Policy is 5% of the purchase price of your program. If you decline the Protection Policy and should be unable to complete the program for any reason, you will not be entitled to a refund.

There is limited enrollment and most sessions fill up prior to Registration Deadlines. Don't delay, sign up today! The programs have minimum age requirements; proof of age in the form of a birth certificate may be required.

If you are interested in a program that is CLOSED, call the Welcome Center at 860-379-7669 ext. 211.  There may still be availability depending on the participant's skill level.

In addition to our Kids Vacation, Weekend and Weekday Programs, Ski Sundown offers group lessons on a "walk-in" basis daily, including during December Vacation and February Vacation Week for children ages 4 and older of any skill level. For more information see Lessons & Packages.

Purchasing by Mail

Please click here to download the Program Application & Agreement forms, complete and sign them, and fax them to (860) 379-1853 or mail them to Ski Sundown, PO Box 208, New Hartford, CT 06057.