NOTE: 2019-20 Afterschool Program information will be available in the coming weeks. Online registration for the program will begin November 1. Information below is from the 18-19 season.
This five week session, includes a 1 1/2 hour ski or ride session for your child each session night. Sessions are at 5:30PM on Wednesday, Thursday or Friday nights, beginning January 9, 2019. Helmets are included. Should the ski area not be operating on any of the session nights listed, a makeup date is listed in red at the end of the five weeks.
You must register for this program online, no walk ins will be accepted. Deadline for registration is January 2, 2019. 100 students will be accepted per night.
Students can choose between skiing (SK) and snowboarding (SB) on any of the five nights. Remember when choosing the night you wish your student to participate, on Wednesday nights we hold high school racing.
Both skiing and snowboarding will be taught to grades 4-12 and only skiing will be taught to 1-3 graders. Please remember snowboarding in the afterschool program is limited to age 8 and above. Also, once a discipline is picked, it must be followed until the end of that session and once a program night is picked, there are no substitutions.
Pricing for Five-Week Program:
• Lift, lesson, either ski or snowboard rental and helmet – $175
• Lift and lesson only – $150
• Lesson only – $125
* PLEASE NOTE: All registrants for the afterschool program must also download and fill out a Program Release Waiver and submit along with your registration on the first night of class.
|2019 Afterschool Schedule|
|Wednesday||Ski or Snowboard||5:30PM||1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30, 2/6, 2/13|
|Thursday||Ski or Snowboard||5:30PM||1/10, 1/17, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/14|
|Friday||Ski or Snowboard||5:30PM||1/11, 1/18, 1/25, 2/1, 2/8, 2/15|
Please note if for any reason the ski area is not operating and a session must be made up, a makeup date is listed in red at the end of the session dates scheduled.
Release Waiver Form
To save steps you can download the Afterschool Waiver and Release Form here.
Please note the following program details:
FEES: The total cost will be $175 per student for skiing or for snowboarding. These fees include all rental equipment, instruction and lift pass for the five-week program. Student lift and lesson only package is $150. Children with their own equipment and season pass are welcome to participate in the program for $125. Purchase will begin on November 1.
REGISTRATION: Register online prior to January 2, 2019. The afterschool program is only available online and no walk ins will be accepted. Click Here to Register for the Afterschool Program. Please remember “Date Skiing” is date of purchase for programs, and does not indicate the date you plan to attend. Hit “Search Products” with today’s date and programs will appear that are available to purchase.
DRESS: All skiers and snowboarders should wear layers of warm clothing. Always bring a coat, hat and waterproof gloves. (A change of clothes for the ride home is a good idea.)
SUPERVISION: Cataloochee staff will provide supervision of the students while they are taking part in the class; however, a parent or designated adult should remain on the property throughout the session.
POSTPONEMENT: These programs will be held whenever the ski area is in operation. Programs will take place even if schools are closed that day. If the ski area is not operating, a makeup date is listed in red at the end of the session dates scheduled.