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Adult Programs


In the spirit of "never too old to learn" we have designed specialty programs tailored to those young at heart. Whether you are new to the area and looking to meet new ski buddies or are a long time local looking to broaden your horizons these programs are designed to maximize your time on on the slopes and do it in style.

NOTE: These prices are based on 2013/2014 winter season and are subject to change for the 2014/2015 season. 
Bookings made through the downtown office must be made at least 24 hours in advance and paid in full to guarantee instructor availability.

Ladies Day and Freeride Fridays programs are multi week lesson programs that our pros have created to build your confidence, learn new skills (or break old habits) and then break it all down over a gourmet lunch.
The Powderhound Experience will satiate even the hungriest of powder hounds. Whether you are looking to start cat/heli skiing or step up your game on those big powder days this program has been created to enhance your powder skiing experience.

We also have 2 mountain tour programs, they can be found HERE.

19+ Ladies Day

Session 1 : Jan 6
Session 2 : Feb 10

Mondays at 9:30am

2 hours
10 weeks total

19+ Freeride Fridays Starts February 14 Fridays at 9:30am 2 hours
5 weeks total
16+ Powderhound Experience Daily Starts at 9:00am 6 hours $78

A morning out with great friends enjoying winter to its fullest.  Whether you’re brand new to skiing or snowboarding or a lifetime skier/snowboarder our fantastic ski/board pros will be on hand to provide you with new skills, help boost your confidence, challenge you to hew heights, or just help skip the lift lines on an epic powder filled morning.  Top it off with a gourmet lunch prepared by someone else, a glass of one of BC’s best wines, and you’ve got your new favorite day of the week.

Ski/SB level: 1-6Ladies Day
Ages: 19+, Women only
Mondays for 10 weeks beginning January 6th.  Program broken into two 5 week sessions. 
Session 1 begins January 6th, 2014, Session 2 begins February 10th, 2014
Time: 9:30am- 11:30am - New start time!
Duration: 2.0 hours

Lesson & lunch, 5 week package: $232
Lesson & lunch, daily drop-in: $52
Lesson, lunch, rental, daily drop-in: $72
Lesson, lunch & lift ticket, daily drop-in: $82
Lesson, lunch, lift ticket & rental, daily drop-in: $102
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Freeride Fridays
Come and see what big mountain freeriding is all about! We'll coach you through the finer points of steeps, trees, pillows, drops, and floating effortlessly through the pow. Our coaches are highly skilled at helping boost your confidence and taking people safely to the top of their personal comfort zone while developing the core skills needed to be able to really SEND IT! We'll follow it up with a stop in Coal Oil Johnny's for a bite and a bevy.

Ski/SB level: 4-6
Ages: 19+
Fridays for 5 consecutive weeks, beginning February 14th
Time: 9:30am- 11:30am
Duration: 2.0 hours

Session & lunch, 5 week package: $232
Session & lunch, daily drop-in: $52
Session, lunch & rental, daily drop-in: $72
Session, lunch & lift ticket, daily drop-in: $82
Session, lunch, lift ticket & rental, daily drop-in: $102
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The Powderhound Experience
Ever dreamed of ripping the pow like the pros do in the movies? Are you thinking about or have you booked a day of cat or heli skiing but worried that you might not be able to handle it? If you answered yes to either of these questions,then our pros can help you! We'll take you off the groomers and into our beautiful off-piste terrain which we very conveniently have an abundance of at Whitewater. We'll give you the ins and outs of floating smoothly and effortlessly through the trees, wide open powder fields, and everything in between. 

Ski/SB level: 4-6
Ages: 16+
Offered daily - book in advance to reserve an instructor and avoid disappointment!
Duration: 6 hours, beginning at 9am
Price: $78 per person, minimum 2 people, max 8 people.
UPGRADE and include high perfomance rentals best suited for the Kootenay terrain and pow, $114 per person.
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Booking Information
To book your lesson please email snowschool@skiwhitewater.com or call us in the downtown office at 250-354-4944 and we can assist you with your booking.  Lift tickets, unless otherwise stated, are not included with the cost of the lesson.

NOTE: Bookings made through the downtown office must be made at least 24 hours in advance and paid in full to guarantee instructor availability.

"I can’t stop thinking about Whitewater & the experience your team showed me you’re really living the dream up there....I’m jealous but will definitely be back soon. "
Tim Baker, Transworld Media
Whitewater Ski Resort Vacations