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Ski and Snowboard Lessons

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Prior to signing up for Ski Lessons, you must have a Beekman Rec SKiClub Membership at Thunder Ridge. Then you can sign up for lessons below by printing and completing the form linked below and bringing the form and payment to the Rec Office. Payment for anything on this page must be made by check to "Thunder Ridge".

Sign up for Early Bird Discount by Dec. 22nd

Beekman Rec Special Pricing
  • Discounts for the whole family from 5-9pm on Friday nights from Jan. 3rd until the snow is gone
  • Discounted Lift Tickets for the family: $20 (student must pre-purchase 6 if taking lessons) on the day of lessons and on Friday nights
  • Discounted Equipment Rental: $32 including helmet (Credit Card required for rentals) on the day of lessons only and for the student

Lessons Days & Times
FRI 5:00pm or 6:30pm (start date: 1/3/20)
SAT 3:30pm or 5:30pm (start date: 1/4/20)
SUN* 3:30pm (start date: 1/5/20)
MON 5:30pm (start date: 1/6/20)
TUES 5:30pm (start date: 1/7/20)
WED 5:30pm (start date: 1/8/20)
THURS 5:30pm (start date: 1/9/20)
*Please note, park closes Sunday at 5pm. Your tickets included with lesson are available at 2:45

Ski Level Ratings
Skiing Level (must be in Grade 1 or up):
1: 1st time or cannot stop and turn
2: Can stop & turn, ready to ride chair lift
3: Can link turns, rides chair lift on green trails
4: Parallel turn, rides lift on blue and green trails

Snowboard Level Ratings
1: 1st time or cannot stop and turn
2: Can make turns in both directions (heel & toe side)
3: Can link turns on green terrain
4: Can link turns on green & blue, working on carving/switch/freestyle

Freestyle Program for upper level snowboarders, third grade and up. This program promotes the Park Smart Terrain Park Safety Program, introducing participants to the fundamentals of freestyle snowboarding in a fun and safe environment. Students will learn fundamentals of using rails, jibs, butter boxes, rainbows, mini flats and ramps and/or natural features throughout the mountain as weather and conditions permit!

Registration Procedures
  • In order to register, student must first be a member of Beekman Rec Ski Club. Memberships are paid to "The Town of Beekman".
  • Once a member, print and comlete the Lesson Sign Up Form to sign up for lessons and make THAT check payable to "Thunder Ridge".

Registration Dates
  • Monday December 2nd, 6:30pm: Information, Registration & Equipment Sizing Night at Beekman Rec. Office. Thunder Ridge and Rec staff will be here to answer your questions and get you sized locally! Bring TWO checks with you.
  • December 3rd - 22: Membership Registration at the Early Bird Rate
  • December 23-March: Membership Registration at the higher rate
  • Dec. 3rd-23: Lesson registration in the Rec Office 9:30-3:30

*To be eligible for Town of Beekman resident discounts for programs, proof of residency is checked annually for all participants, including those who have previously been enrolled. We will check the tax rolls but depending on the outcome, you may be asked to provide:
1. Bills to your address, AND
2. Proof of identity in the form of a Government Issued Photo ID

* Adjustments and discounts will be applied during checkout if applicable. *

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