Snow Valley welcomes your school to join us this winter for a rewarding and memorable experience on our slopes!

To book your school visit, please contact our Groups Coordinator at groups@snowvalley.ca or call 780-809-2373.

Contact Group Sales
About Us

Snow Valley is a not-for-profit society that has been dedicated to providing premiere outdoor adventures in the heart of the city since 1948. Each winter our dedicated and professional team helps over 20,000 school students DISCOVER the fun and excitement of skiing and snowboarding.

We encourage everyone to follow the link, read, share and adhere to the Alpine Responsibility Code. Following the Code will enhance everyone's experience at Snow Valley Ski Club and every ski area you will ever visit.

Here's a great 5 minute video supporting School Trips and the benefits of learning wintersports an alternative environment.

Through our excellent School Programs we are proud to offer your students:
  • Lessons to accommodate all ages and abilities using a combination of team station teaching and group lesson methods
  • CSIA & CASI certified Instructors
  • Full ski & snowboard equipment rentals
  • Professional Ski Patrol on duty
  • Beginner to expert terrain
  • Four lifts (1 quad chair, 1 triple chair, 2 conveyors)
  • Excellent snow conditions all season from our advanced snowmaking system and daily grooming
  • One complimentary lift ticket for one teacher or adult supervisor per 8 students (Grades K-3), per 15 students (Grades 4-6), per 20 students (Grades 7-9), per 30 students (Grades 10-12)
  • Full food & beverage concession
  • Pre-ordered lunch program
  • Qualified, friendly and professional staff
We want to ensure that your time here will be both fun and safe.

Our first priority is to provide a positive learning experience for your students that will help them realize their potential in one our snow sports. Snow Valley incorporates the ABCDs of the physical education curriculum into our lesson programs:

  • Activity: Students will learn new skills to enable them to ski or snowboard.
  • Benefits health:Skiing and snowboarding are great aerobic activities that burn over 350 calories per hour.
  • Co-operation: Skiing and snowboarding are a great way for students to help each other out in learning new skills and having fun.
  • Do it daily for life: Skiing and snowboarding are fun ways to maintain an active and healthy lifestyle.
2022/23 School Dates & Rates

School group bookings are available Wednesdays to Fridays from late November to late March. Bookings can be accommodated in the morning or in the afternoon after 1:30pm.

Student Base Rate (Includes lesson and full day lift ticket) $31
Rental equipment package (Ski or snowboard equipment – includes helmet) $11
Additional adult ticket or rentals $15

Snow Valley season pass holders save $5.00 with any school visit.
Prices are based on a per student visit.
*GST only applied to high schools

Hot Lunch Program

Snow Valley is pleased to offer a hot buffet lunch program for school groups. Our affordable buffet offers a fresh and well-balanced menu to accommodate all dietary requirements. We have designed the menu to allow students to make decisions but also to make it easier for the teachers in charge. The buffet option reduces lineups and wait times, allowing students to spend more time on the hill.

Lunch buffet: $12.00 / person

School Lunch Menu

Please note:

  • All lunch buffets must be pre-ordered 1 week prior to your arrival date
  • Lunches will be invoiced with school payment
  • Orders will NOT be taken on day of ski date
  • A minimum of 50 students is required (can be combined with other schools visiting that day to meet minimum number)
Cancellation Policy

You are responsible for the cancellation of your school visit due to cold weather or other circumstances. You MUST contact our Snow School by phone at 780-809-2371 by 4:00pm the day before your visit or a $750 fee may be charged.

What to Wear When You're Out There