Whitewater

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Ski/Board Ability Levels

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Whitewater Ski Resort - Ski BC PowderLevel 1 NEVER EVER

SKI: Never skied or snowboarded before
SNOWBOARD: Never skied or snowboarded before
PROGRAM OF CHOICE: Discover Step One

Whitewater Ski Resort - Ski BC PowderLevel 2 BEGINNER 

SKI: Still learning to turn both directions and stop on gentle terrain using a snowplow.
SNOWBOARD: Still learning to slide and stop on front-side and backside as well as link turns on gentle terrain
PROGRAM OF CHOICE: Discover Step Two

Whitewater Ski Resort - Ski BC PowderLevel 3 NOVICE

SKI: Able to link snowplow turns on green terrain. Working towards skiing parallel and possibly attempting blue terrain. Also may introduce pole plants
SNOWBOARD: Able to link basic, sweeping turns on both edges on green terrain. Working towards more precise steering skills and possibly attempting blue terrain
PROGRAM OF CHOICE: Private Lesson or Group Lesson

Whitewater Ski Resort - Ski BC PowderLevel 4 INTERMEDIATE

SKI:  Able to execute basic, sweeping parallel turns on blue terrain with a properly timed pole plant.  Working towards exploring more varied terrain and conditions. Also working towards varied radius turns on groomed terrain
SNOWBOARD: Able to execute basic sweeping turns on both edges on blue terrain.  Working towards exploring more varied terrain and conditions.  Also working towards varied radius turns on groomed terrain.
PROGRAM OF CHOICE: Private Lesson or Group Lesson

Whitewater Ski Resort - Ski BC PowderLevel 5 ADVANCED

SKI: Able to execute strong parallel turns with a pole plant on easy black terrain. Working towards strong parallel turns in varied conditions, moguls, and gladed black terrain. Also working towards varied radius turns on steeper groomed terrain.
SNOWBOARD: Able to execute strong linked turns on easy black terrain. Working towards strong linked turns in varied conditions, moguls, and gladed black terrain. Also working towards varied radius turns on steeper groomed terrain.
PROGRAM OF CHOICE: Freeride Friday, Ladies Day

Whitewater Ski Resort - Ski BC PowderLevel 6 EXPERT

SKI: Able to execute strong parallel turns of varied radius in all conditions and terrain. Looking to refine these skills as well as introduce jumps, drops, and other freeride aspects
SNOWBOARD: Able to execute strong linked turns of varied radius in all conditions and terrain. Looking to refine these skills as well as introduce jumps, drops, and other freeride aspects.
PROGRAM OF CHOICE: The Powderhound Experience



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"Love everything about this mountain; the skiing, other skiers and staff, dining, the shopping and the smiles and friendliness. The skiing was wonderful! We are also big fans of Nelson, BC. Will go back next year! "
Hedy V
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Whitewater Winter Resort, British Columbia Skiing