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Deer Valley — Children’s programs

CHILDREN’S NON-SKIING ACTIVITIES AND DAY CARE

The Deer Valley Children’s Center is a state-licensed facility providing supervision and activities for non-skiing children ages 2 months to 12 years. Activities include storytelling, art projects, imagination activities, singing, play time and toys, plus quiet time. The center provides separate rooms, dividing and managing children of like age groups more effectively. The center also offers built-in reading nooks for entertainment purposes and performances, and outdoor and indoor playgrounds.

Located on the main level of Snow Park Lodge, the center is open daily during the ski season from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. Call 888-754-8477 for reservations.

 

 

Ages

Child-Adult Ratios

Full-Day Cost

Infants

2-11 mos

4:1 or less

$130

Little Tots

12-18 mos

4:1 or less

$125

Big Tots

19-23 mos

4:1 or less

$125

Little Kids

2 years

4:1 or less

$125

Big Kids

3-12 years

7:1 or less

$125.00

  • Full-day programs include lunch.
  • Half-day morning childcare cannot be reserved in advance; sold day of, on space-available basis. There is no half-day afternoon childcare.
  • Please provide diapers, a change of clothing and any special foods required by your child.

Call 888-754-8477 for reservations or 435-645-6648 upon your arrival to check availability.

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Other options: The Park City Chamber of Commerce can refer visitors to child-care facilities or babysitting services. Call (800) 453-1360 or locally, 649-6100. Baby’s Away (800-379-9030; 645-8823) rents and will deliver baby needs to your lodge, such as cribs, strollers, car seats and toys.

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CHILDREN’S & TEEN LESSONS

(Note: There is no snowboarding at Deer Valley Resort.)

At a Glance

Ages

Ski Time

Student-Teacher Ratios

Cost

Fawn Special

3 years

varies

Max 1:1

$205

Bambi Club

4 years (potty-trained)

9-11:30 am OR 12:45-3:30 pm

Max 2:1

$205

Reindeer Club

5-6 years

10 am – 3:45 pm

Max 4:1

$230

Adventure Club

7-12 years

10 am – 3:45 pm

Max 6:1

$230

Teen Escape

13-18 years

10 am – 3:45 pm

Max 8:1

$210

Note: All programs include lift ticket and lunch, except for Teen Escape — which includes lift ticket only.

Fawn Special (age 3 and willing to ski)

  • A 1-hour, one-on-one private lesson with a ski instructor.
  • Lessons are scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Indoors, the children participate in a variety of entertaining and stimulating activities such as story time, art projects and imagination play on our indoor playground.
  • Price includes lesson, lift ticket, lunch and snack; does not include rental equipment.*

Bambi Club (age 4, completely potty-trained and willing to ski)

  • Each child will be paired with another Bambi student and a ski instructor.
  • Designated ski times are 9-11 am or 12:45-3:30 pm., and include skiing and outdoor snow play.
  • Indoor activities include movement and musical activities, story time, art projects and lunch.
  • Price includes lesson, lift ticket, lunch and snack; does not include rental equipment.*

*Bambi Club or Fawn Special Ski Rentals: Ski and boot rentals are offered at a discounted rate of $21 per day. Equipment must be picked up in the rental shop 30 – 45 minutes prior to the 9 a.m. program start time or the afternoon or evening prior to the lesson. Advance reservations are recommended.

Reindeer Club (ages 5-6)
NEW! ~ Maximum of four students per class.

  • A fun day of skiing for all ability zones.
  • Progress cards to keep you informed of your child’s skill development.
  • Theme-oriented weekly and daily activities.
  • Fun races and obstacle courses; special mountain scavenger hunts.
  • Outdoor adventure where friendly animal mascots share the secrets of ski safety, fun and learning.
  • Activity and coloring books.
  • Price includes lesson, lift ticket and lunch; does not include rental equipment.

Adventure Club (ages 7-12, all ability levels)
NEW! ~ Maximum of six students per class.

  • Students grouped by ability and age.
  • Progress cards to keep you informed of your child’s skill development.
  • Theme-oriented weekly and daily activities.
  • Fun races and obstacle courses; special mountain scavenger hunts.
  • Outdoor adventure where friendly animal mascots share the secrets of ski safety, fun and learning.
  • Activity and coloring books.
  • Price includes lesson, lift ticket and lunch; does not include rental equipment.

Please note: During non-holiday, non-peak periods, 13- to 15-year-olds may participate in this program. (See Teen Escape Section below.)

Teen Escape (ages 13-18, all ability levels)

  • Offered during holiday and peak periods:
    Dec. 21, 2013 – Jan. 4, 2014; Jan. 17-19, 2014; Feb. 14-21, 2014; March 9-29, 2014.
  • Average class size: Six to 8 students.
  • Teens should bring about $20 and hang out with their ski instructor and new friends for lunch.
  • Price includes lesson and lift ticket; does not include rental equipment.

Please note: During non-holiday, non-peak periods, 13- to 15-year-olds may participate in the Adventure Club, and 16- to 18-year-olds may participate in Max 4 group lessons, which are organized by ability level.

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PRIVATE LESSONS
2013-2014 Season Rates

Private ski lessons are available for all ages and advance reservations are recommended, especially during busy periods and holidays (December holidays, Martin Luther King weekend, President’s Day Week and the month of March). NOTE: Lift tickets are not included in the lesson price.

Here are some private lesson guidelines to make your vacation more enjoyable:

  • Consecutive dates and lesson times will help to ensure the same Ski Instructor.
  • We recommend private lessons be taken by students of similar ages and ability zones.
  • Only standard lesson times may be reserved in advance.
  • Customized lessons are sold on a daily basis and are subject to availability.
  • Children 3 years of age or younger must have one-on-one instruction.

Private Lesson Rates

1 – 5 Skiers

Intro to Skiing 8:50 – 9:50 am* (First-timer through Beginner)

$145

Morning Private – 9 am – 12 pm

$520

Afternoon Private – 1 – 4 pm

$500

Full-day Private – 9 am – 4 pm

$790

Customized Lessons** (per hour)

$175 per hour


*Must meet at Snow Park Lodge; max. 2 skiers per lesson on Wide West only; no exceptions.
**Customized lessons typically meet and end at Snow Park Lodge.

Prices are based on a per instructor rate.

Reservations are essential for all programs.
Call 888-754-8477 or 435-645-6648, or book online.

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Ski and boot rentals are offered at a discounted rates. Equipment must be picked up 60 minutes prior to the 9 am program start time, or the afternoon or evening prior.

Advance reservations are essential for all Deer Valley services throughout the ski season:

Call 435-645-6648 or 888-754-8477.