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Blue Angels Youth Ski & Snowboard Program
In its 13th season, the Blue Angels provide youth, ages 7 through 16, an opportunity to ski or snowboard the Sierras with their friends. The five Saturday coaching/bus program is geared towards first timers to experts and includes five full days of coaching taught by professional resort instructors, five Saturdays of lift tickets, luxury bus transportation to Sierra At Tahoe Resort, all day adult supervision, lunch, a ProTec helmet and rental discounts at select sport shops. The Blue Angels provide a learning environment that fosters athletic skills, independence, and self esteem.
Please call (925) 939-7669 for more information and a parent guide or visit our web site!
Dates: 5 Saturdays 1/22-2/26 (excluding 2/16)
Pick up Location: TBA
Departure Time: 6:00 am
Return Time: 7:30 pm
Program Fee: $699

Tahoe DonnerSki Area This is the place for family fun and learning. Wide open bowls, uncrowded slopes, great beginner terrain, excellent grooming, and a friendly courteous staff await you and your family. Our Snowflakes Ski School is especially designed for your children 3 to 6 years of age. Offered daily, each session includes both indoor and outdoor instruction, equipment, supervision, lift ticket, and snack. For children 7 to 12 we offer our Kids Learn Free program every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday (non-holiday periods). Just purchase an all day child lift ticket and receive a free 90-minute group lesson. Visit or call (530) 587-9444 for more information.

Donner Ski Ranch is one of the original ski areas in the Sierra Nevada Mountains and still represents one of the best values in California skiing. First utilized for skiing in 1937, Donner Ski Ranch is a modest size, unpretentious, family operated ski area that thrives on a relaxed pace and rustic atmosphere. The philosophy is to keep things simple, embrace the skiing and snowboarding experience, and maintain prices that everyone is able to afford. Donner Ski Ranch caters well to individuals, families, and groups seeking a down to earth approach and is one of the few resorts in the Sierra Nevada’s that offers the amenities of the other ski resorts at prices well below the national average. More...

Ski Northstar-at-Tahoe where there are acres upon acres of incredible ski and snowboard runs, from beginner to black diamond. The truly unique thing about Northstar is you can customize your whole winter vacation, and find something fun, exciting and different for the whole family to enjoy every day. From cross country skiing to snowmobiling, nighttime tubing to our Hill Thrill Center featuring crazy snow toys with really wild rides. Kids ages four and under ski free. Visit the dates and detailed information at Northstar-at-Tahoe, where you can enjoy skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, snowbikes, snowscoots, and The Zorb.

Soda Springs the place where skiing for children age 7 and under is free. There is always a smile and a tummy tickle for those riding tubes. Soda Springs offers California's largest tubing operation with two lifts that access several tubing flumes. Tubing puts a smile on the faces of the entire family. On the Tube Express or the Little Dipper you will have a blast tubing down the mountain. Learn to ski and snowboard too. Ski packages, rentals and equipment are available. You can ski, board, tube, sled and take a snowshoe hike all in one day, with one lift ticket! Check out their website for more information visit Soda Springs.

Ski at Kirkwood Mountain Resort Skiing at Kirkwood is excellent, so much to choose from. Mighty Mountain Children's Ski and Board School for children ages 4-12: First time through advanced. Group lessons, half day or full. Private lessons by the hour. Ski or Board! Check out the Kirkwood page. So much to see!

Ski at Boreal, the mountain playground! Learning made easy, learning a new sport at any age is challenging. At Boreal we teach beginners the sport through a quick-skills program. It's the fast and easy way to learn. That's why Boreal has successfully taught over 330,000 first timers how to ski and snowboard. Beginners are taught to use the same skills they'll be using when they are intermediate and advanced skiers and riders. You'll reach a higher level of accomplishment faster, guaranteed! For more visit Boreal for lodging information or call 1-530-426-1012. A great price to learn to ski, stay active, go kids. Only 175 miles from San Francisco, a nice drive up into the mountains of California!

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