Nitehawk Year-Round Adventure Park

Lessons & Snow School

Book your lessons for the
2018/19 Winter Season today!

Nitehawk and its staff of certified Ski and Snowboard Instructors want to help you have a fun and rewarding experience on the slopes!  Our Instructors are committed to sharing their love of the sport and to using their training to provide you with a positive snow sport experience.  All programs, camps, and lessons are organized to recognize the needs of the student along with their age and ability.

To book yourself and/or your children into any of our lesson programs, please view all we have to offer listed below, and then call the hill at 780-532-6637 and ask for “Snow School” or email us at lessons@gonitehawk.com.

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Please note when booking  lessons Payment In Full is required to confirm your booking.  We’re working to get our lesson registrations available on-line, so please watch for that in the near future.

“Nitehawk Ninjas” & “Wapiti Warriors” Program 

Nitehawk Ninjas & Wapiti Warriors is a multi-week program that focuses on Ski/Snowboard improvement skills & hill safety, in a non-competitive environment. Your child will be working with the same CSIA/CASI Certified Instructor for two (2) hours every Saturday or Sunday.

Class sizes will have a ratio of no more than 8:1, and will be paired with other children of the same ability level. Your child will receive a report card and certificiate for completing the program

The Students will set weekly goals and work with their coach to develop strategies to meet them. These programs are designed for independent youth from age 6 to 16.
*CRA Children’s Fitness Tax Credit applies to this program

8 WEEK CLUB January 5/6th – February 23/24th

Saturdays  11:00am – 1:00pm Ninjas (6-8yrs)

Saturdays  1:30pm – 3:30pm Warriors (9 & Up)

Sundays  11:00am – 1:00pm Warriors (9 & up)

Sundays  1:30pm – 3:30pm Ninjas (6-8yrs)

PACKAGE OPTIONS RATE
Lesson (only) $320.00
Equipment Rental (only) $80.00
Lift Ticket (only) $80.00
TOTAL per student $480.00

 

“Grovedale Gladiators” Program (8 Weeks)

Grovedale Gladiators is FULL DAY a multi-week program that focuses on Ski/Snowboard improvement skills & hill safety. Your child will be working with the same CSIA/CASI Certified Instructor every Sunday. This package includes a $10.00 lunch voucher, 1.5 hours of instruction in the morning, 2 hours of instruction in the afternoon and an hour of “free skiing”(cool-down) with the instructor prior to pickup.

Class sizes will have a ratio of no more than 8:1, and will be paired with other children of the same ability level. Your child will receive a report card and certificiate for completing the program. These programs are designed for independent youth from age 8 and Up.
*Note: Minimum of 4 Students required per group to run this program.

 January 13th – March 3th

Sundays 11:00am – 4:00pm

PACKAGE OPTIONS RATE
Lesson (only) $650.00
Equipment Rental (only) $80.00
Lift Ticket (only) $80.00
TOTAL per student $810.00

Girls and Boys Teachers Convention Camp

(AGES 8 – 13) Get your winter clothes on and come and enjoy the outdoors over Teacher’s Convention. Learning how to set and work towards personal goals is an important part of each session. This is an action packed camp that wraps up with an optional Saturday night sleepover!

This package includes a lunch voucher

DATE: March 7-9

$270.00

Camp runs 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Discovery Package

The Discovery Lesson Package is designed for First Time Skiers & Snowboarders, those that have never skied or snowboarded before. You will spend time getting to know the equipment and work with our certified CSIA Ski and CASI Snowboard instructors on our beginner slopes to give you an introduction to your new sport.
Single Discover Skiing or Snowboarding Lesson  
( Ages 6+)

Our Discovery Ski and Snowboard Lesson Programs are a head start to get you ready for your next time on the slopes in one of our weekend or private lesson programs.

This package includes:
  • equipment rentals
  • lift ticket
  • and a 1.5 hour lesson
Dates & Times:

Call the Snow School in advance to book your lesson.

Rates:
PACKAGE OPTIONS RATE
Ski Package $65.00
Snowboard Package $65.00

Mighty Tykes Ski Lesson (Ages 3–5)

The Mighty Tykes Lesson is a private 1-on-1 lesson for little kids! Your child will be introduced to the sport of skiing in a fun and safe environment, with a Certified CSIA Instructor that is trained to teach younger students.

This package includes:
  • equipment rentals
  • lift ticket
  • and a private 1 hour lesson

Please book in advance so we can confirm instructor availability.

Dates & Times:

That is up to you. Call the Snow School in advance to book your lesson.

Rates:
PACKAGE OPTIONS RATE
Full package $55.00

Mighty Tykes Riglet (snowboard) Lesson (Ages 3–5)

The Mighty Tykes RIGLET Lesson is a private 1-on-1 lesson for little kids! Your child will be introduced to the sport of snowboarding in a fun and safe environment. With a CASI Certified Instructor that is trained to teach younger students.  We use Burton Riglet equipment for this lesson

This package includes:
  • equipment rentals
  • lift ticket
  • and a private 1 hour lesson

Please book in advance so we can confirm instructor availability.

Dates & Times:

That is up to you. Call the Snow School in advance to book your lesson.

Rates:
PACKAGE OPTIONS RATE
Full package $55.00

2 Day School’s Out Camp (Ages 6–16)

Whether your child is new to the slopes or a frequent visitor, this is a great way for them to spend their weekend, Christmas,  teacher convention , or Spring breaks.

Camps run for a consecutive 2 days with the same certified CSIA/CASI instructor both days.  These camps are full day of instruction and includes lunch (11:00am – 4:00pm).

Dates:
  • Christmas Break: December 28-29, 30-31 & January 2-3, 4-5
  • Teachers Convention: March 7-8 
  • Spring Break:  March 25-26 & March 27-28

Note: Minimum of 4 students required per group

Rates:
PACKAGE OPTIONS SKIING RATE SNOWBOARDING RATE
Full package $205.00 $205.00
Lesson and rentals $185.00 $185.00
Lift ticket and lesson $185.00 $185.00
Lesson only $165.00 $165.00

3 Lesson Weekend Group Program
(Ages 6–16)

 

This is the best program for skill development and progression of the season.  Whether you’re a first timer wanting to try skiing or snowboarding or your wanting to learn new skills and improve your overall technique this is a great way to learn.  Two solid hours with an certified CSIA/CASI instructor each day, in a program that is designed with your ability and pace in mind.  As you progress we can get you booked into the next level when you are ready.  The program runs 3 consecutive weeks and includes 2 hours of instruction each week.  Ages 6 & Up Minimum of 4 students required per group

Intermediate – 11:00am                     Beginners – 2:30pm

*with a choice of either Saturday or Sunday

Dates:

SATURDAY                               SUNDAY

January 12, 19, 26             January 13, 20, 27

February 2, 9, 16             February 3, 10, 17

March 2, 9, 16                  March 3, 10, 17

Note: Minimum of 4 students required per group

Rates:
PACKAGE OPTIONS SKIING RATE SNOWBOARDING RATE
Full package $180.00 $180.00
Lesson and rentals $150.00 $150.00
Lift ticket and lesson $150.00 $150.00
Lesson only $120.00 $120.00

Ladies Adult Lesson Program (Ages 17+)

Nitehawk Ladies Night brings together the female Skiing and Snowboarding community with a perfect balance of learning and socializing.   Join our female CSIA and CASI Certified ski  and snowboard instructors in a pressure fre environment to progress at your own pace, among fun and supportive peers.  Start each night with a 2 hour lessonfollowed by apre session in the Snowmakers Family Lounge sharing laughs and memories with your freinds.   This program is offered on four consecutive Thursday evenings with instruction from 6:30-8:30.. Minimum of 6 students required per group.

Session I:  Thursday Nights: January 17, 24, 31 and  February 7.

Session II: Thursday Nights:  February 21, 28, March 7 and 14.

Rates:
PACKAGE OPTIONS SKIING RATE SNOWBOARDING RATE
Full package $270.00 $270.00
 With own equipment  $230 $230
 With season pass  $230  $230
 Program only  $190

Group Lessons (Ages 6+)

Flexible lesson times to suit your busy schedule. These lessons are suitable for any ability from first-timers to advanced. This progam is offered as a group 1-on-4 lesson.

This package includes:
  • a 1 hour lesson
Dates & Times:

That is up to you. Call the Snow School in advance to book your lesson.

Rates:
PACKAGE OPTIONS SKIING RATE SNOWBOARDING RATE
Full package $75.00 $75.00
Lesson and rentals $60.00 $60.00
Lift ticket and lesson $60.00 $60.00
Lesson only $45.00 $45.00

Private Lessons ( Ages 6+ )

Flexible lesson times to suit your busy schedule. These lessons are suitable for any ability from first-timers to advanced. This progam is offered as a private 1-on-1 lesson or make it a private group lesson for you and your spouse or friends. Ask about special pricing for additional people.

This package includes:
  • a 1 hour lesson with the option of two hours or more back-to-back.
  • special pricing for additional people.
Dates & Times:

That is up to you. Call the Snow School in advance to book your lesson.

Rates:
PACKAGE OPTIONS SKIING RATE SNOWBOARDING RATE
Full package $98.00 $98.00
Lesson and rentals $83.00 $83.00
Lift ticket and lesson $83.00 $83.00
Lesson only $68.00 $68.00

Learn To Luge Program

This four week program focuses on learning to luge and improvement os skills and hill safety in a non-competitive environment.  Your child will be working with their Luge Instructor for two hours per week, starting on gentle terrain and working up to ,more challenging terrain as skills progress. A minimum of six participants are required.

PACKAGE OPTIONS SKIING RATE
Full package $200
Lesson and rentals $160.00

 

Never Ever Days

“Turning Never Evers into Forever & Evers”

Crisp Winter air.  Trees covered in snow.  Carving down the hill with friends.  Sipping Hot Chocolate by the fireplace.  For many Canadians, skiing and snowboarding is more than an activity it is a full day experience.  That’s what makes it so special and why we think every Canadian deserves to try it.  Never Ever Days…

 

Never Ever Days is the ultimate beginners package for anyone who has ever considered trying skiing or snowboarding, providing everything you need – equipment, lift pass and a lesson for just $25 plus tax.Over 80 ski areas across Canada will be offering Never Ever Days in the 2018019 season.  There are limited spots available. Ages 9 and up.  This is a beginner only lesson (not suitable for intermediate and advances students) held in partnership with the Canadian Ski Council.  Registration for Never Ever Days is done online at https://www.skicanada.org and follow the links.

Cancellation Policy

Lessons will be cancelled if weather conditions force a hill closure. Follow us on Facebook, view our homepage or call the Snowschool for updates at 780-532-6637. Lessons will be re-scheduled for the following week at the same time.

We do require at least 48 hours notice for any non-weather cancellations. This is to allow us to cancel your instructor.

Should 48 hours notice not be given, 50% of the lesson cost will be charged to cover administration and instructor costs.

Group lessons that students miss may be made up during a second or third meeting of a following camp, camps will only be extended for weather cancellations.

Please note when booking lessons Payment In Full is required to confirm your booking. We accept CASH, DEBIT, VISA and MASTERCARD.