Kids' lessons

“I have been taking my students to Marmot Basin for many years. The staff at Marmot are friendly, helpful and accommodating professionals who go out of their way to ensure that we always have a truly wonderful skiing experience” 

Niel Hutchison, Crescent Valley School, Hinton, AB


We recognize that there are many factors you must consider when choosing a ski area for your group trip. We offer great value, ease of booking, fast and hassle free rentals process, high quality lessons and high safety standards. There are even more reasons to bring your group to Marmot Basin:

  1. FREE Parks Canada educational sessions at our high tech, ski-in/ski-out Marmot Learning Centre 
  2. Two free lift tickets for the group organizer which can be used at any time during the season, plus a free lift/lesson package for each chaperone per 10 youth
  3. Ideal terrain for every ability level including our new Schoolhouse learning area Chairlift
  4. Lift ticket, rental and lesson packages
  5. Free rental helmets for all youths
  6. Great packaged lunch options

View our Youth Group Brochure

 
MORE THAN JUST AN INCREDIBLE SKI TRIP
Marmot Basin, Parks Canada and the Grande Yellowhead Public School Division have formed a unique partnership to offer youth groups FREE, professionally delivered educational sessions right on the mountain combined. The Marmot Learning Centre is a high tech classroom located at mid-mountain and is equipped with video conferencing, a smart board and an LCD projector. Here youth groups of all ages can take advantage of one to three hour sessions taught by qualified Parks Canada outdoor educational staff. This program is the only one of it's kind in Canada and creates a learning experience your group will never forget.
 
The following sessions are available:
  • Avalanche Safety
  • GPS Geocaching
  • Emergency Situations
  • Species at Risk

Other courses are also offered and all are free of charge. Especially valuable for school teachers, these free sessions are science and social studies curriculum linked.

Youth Group Rates 2015-16

Lift Ticket & 1 Hour Lesson $39.95
Lift Ticket & 2 Hour Lesson $49.95
Lift Ticket & 3 Hour Lesson $59.95
Lift Ticket & 5 Hour Lesson $68.95
Lift Ticket, Full Set of Rentals & 1 Hour Lesson $63.00
Lift Ticket, Full Set of Rentals & 2 Hour Lesson $73.00
Lift Ticket, Full Set of Rentals & 3 Hour Lesson $83.00
Lift Ticket, Full Set of Rentals & 5 Hour Lesson $92.00

Booking Form

Notes:

  1. Prices DO NOT include GST
  2. MIDWEEK RATE only valid with Free Marmot Basin Learning Centre Booking (valid Monday to Friday only all season, excluding public holidays)
  3. Free rental helmets for all youths - Helmets are mandatory for ALL participants in youth group lessons
  4. Two free lift tickets for the group organizer which can be used at any time during the season
  5. One free lift/lesson package for each chaperone per 10 youths
Lift Ticket & 1 Hour Lesson $44.95
Lift Ticket & 2 Hour Lesson $56.20
Lift Ticket & 3 Hour Lesson $67.45
Lift Ticket & 5 Hour Lesson $77.55
Lift Ticket, Full Set of Rentals & 1 Hour Lesson $68.00
Lift Ticket, Full Set of Rentals & 2 Hour Lesson $79.25
Lift Ticket, Full Set of Rentals & 3 Hour Lesson $90.50
Lift Ticket, Full Set of Rentals & 5 Hour Lesson $100.60
 

Booking Form

Notes:

  1. Prices DO NOT include GST
  2. MIDWEEK RATE only valid with Free Marmot Basin Learning Centre Booking (valid Monday to Friday only all season, excluding public holidays)
  3. Free rental helmets for all youths - Helmets are mandatory for ALL participants in youth group lessons
  4. Two free lift tickets for the group organizer which can be used at any time during the season
  5. One free lift/lesson package for each chaperone per 10 youths