Ski Sundown for Every Body.
Summit Adaptive Sports (a nonprofit adaptive skiing and recreation organization) provides ski and snowboard lessons to individuals of all ages with physical, cognitive or developmental disabilities. Our Adaptive volunteers are PSIA-trained and will assess, equip and teach individuals with special needs, one-on-one, to meet their specific goals, abilities and learning styles. We welcome individuals of all abilities!
Lesson categories include: Hearing and visual impairments or blind; all types of developmental disabilities; three and four track for mobility impairments, and sit, mono, and bi-skiing. Lessons are taken by advance reservation only, and are available on weekends and some weekdays.
For participation in our Adaptive Lesson Program
- Complete the Summit Adaptive Sports Waiver and Rental Form and email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Call (860) 379-7669 ext. 211 to make an adaptive lesson reservation. All reservations are charged in full when booked. A full refund will be issued if cancelled at least 48 hours prior to the reservation. Reschedules made within 48 hours are subject to a $25 fee.
Financial assistance through Summit Adaptive Sports helps families in need of financial assistance to fully participate in Ski Sundown Adaptive activities. To learn more about sponsorships for the Summit Adaptive Sports program, email email@example.com.
- 2 ½ hours of private instruction (includes time for equipment fitting)
- Adaptive and/or standard ski or snowboard equipment
- Lift ticket
- Handicap parking is available on the left and right of the main footbridge entrance.
You can also purchase a lift ticket for one person accompanying adaptive lesson participant.
TICKET, LESSON, & Equipment BUNDLE
Offered Weekdays & Weekends
- 2½ hour semi-private lesson scheduled over 5 weeks for approved Summit Adaptive Sports skiers.
- For ages 4+, skiers only. Includes rental equipment, if needed.
- Students will enjoy learning and skiing in a more independent setting, guided by adaptive instructors.
Club Summit Weekday Program
Summit EXPLORERS Weekend Program
OFFERED 5x WEEKDAYS or WEEKENDS
*Season Passholder or Midweek 12-Pack Passholder