SKI SCHOOL LEVELS(RED) This is my first time on the mountain. I have never skied or snowboarded before.
(ORG) I have skied or snowboarded before and am able to slide in a straight line, but am not able to turn deliberately.
(YEL) I am turning and stopping, but need still need practice. I need to work on my confidence, control and learn to ride the beginner chairlift.
(GRN) I am riding the chairlift and am comfortable on green terrain. I can turn and stop with confidence.
SKI: Turning in a wedge, working towards parallel turns.
SNOWBOARD: Linking skidded turns with traverses, working towards shaped turns
(BLU) I can ski or snowboard on blue terrain, using a variety of turn sizes. I am able to control my speed and stop when I need to.
SKI: Parallel turns on all green, most blue terrain, starting to use poles, exploring easy glades.
SNOWBOARD: Linking turns of varying size and shape on all green and blue terrain.
(BLK) I am already skiing or snowboarding confidently on black terrain and am looking to explore bumps, steeps and glades.
SEASON-LONG PROGRAM - ages 7-14
Camaraderie and coaching for advanced skiers and riders! AmplitudePLUS is Okemo's premiere seasonal program for advanced skiers and snowboarders who are looking to ski and ride all that Okemo has to offer. From advanced groomers to bumps, terrain parks, the Superpipe, gladed trails and Okemo's boundary-to-boundary trees, the AmplitudePLUS coaching staff will show you the way.
AmplitudePLUS averages a 5:1 student to instructor ratio for the ultimate in personal development. Participants with similar interests and skill level are grouped accordingly and will ski or snowboard with the same select group of coaches all season long. AmplitudePLUS also provides coaching and support for those interested in entering Okemo based half-pipe and slope style competitions.
AmplitudePLUS does more than just develop each participant's all mountain skills, the program also fosters camaraderie and promotes respect for other skiers and boarders, both in and out of the program.
Amplitude PLUS runs from early December through late March. Participants have the option of purchasing the full season-long program, choosing the days that fit with their schedule. Advanced registration is required for all participation levels.
AmplitudePLUS.....it's more than just another seasonal program, it's a lifestyle!
- Ages 7-14. New participants in the AmplitudePLUS program must complete a readiness screening.
- Skiers and snowboarders
- Weekends and holiday periods, December 9, 2017 - March 24, 2018.
- Daily sessions run 9am to 3pm.
- $2,040, if purchased on or before Nov 15
- $2,168, if purchased on or after Nov 16
- $3,187.00, if purchased on or before Nov 15
- $3,400.00, if purchased on or after Nov 16
For more information and to register for season-long programs like Amplitude PLUS, please call the Ski + Ride School at 802-228-1600.
Reservations are charged in full when booked and are non-refundable. Any change or cancellation requested within 2 days of the lesson date will be charged a fee of 20% of each reservation. Cancellations on the day of will result in a full forfeiture. All balances are good at Okemo for 1 calendar year and can be used around the resort except for culinary and lodging.