You can learn Skiing completely in 2 weeks! This class has been tested on over 2,500 skiers over the two years. We have taken the exact techniques from several Sugar Mountain Resort’s pro riders on what works best in their training and put it ALL in this one course.
Lessons for All Ages and Levels.
YES! You can be absolutely UNSTOPPABLE on skis. By learning this system, you are going to take out frustration, the slow-trick learning, and the mediocrity.
Smuggler’s Notch Ski Resort: Vermont’s Hidden Alpine Gem
Nestled in the heart of Vermont, Smuggler’s Notch Ski Resort stands out as a hidden alpine gem. While Stowe Mountain Resort may draw more attention, Smuggler’s Notch offers a unique, family-friendly experience. Let’s delve into the pros and cons, exploring the nuances that make this resort special.
Family Focus: Smuggs, as locals affectionately call it, is renowned for its family-friendly atmosphere, with programs catering to all ages.
Diverse Terrain: From gentle slopes for beginners to challenging glades for experts, the resort boasts varied terrain.
Secluded Beauty: Tucked away in Vermont’s Green Mountains, Smuggler’s Notch provides a more secluded and intimate experience.
Smaller Nightlife: The après-ski scene is more relaxed, making it ideal for those seeking tranquility.
Best Areas for Different Skill Levels:
Beginners/First-Time Skiers: Morse Mountain offers a dedicated beginner’s area, featuring gentle slopes and patient instructors.
Intermediates: Sterling Mountain provides a range of blue runs, such as Rumrunner and Chilcoot, perfect for those refining their skills.
Experts: Madonna Mountain boasts challenging black diamonds like Black Snake and The Black Hole.
Freeriders/Snowboarders: The glazed areas of Madonna Mountain, like the Black Bear Glades, offer exciting terrain.
Suggested Slopes for Different Occasions:
Full-Day Ride: Explore the interconnected trails of Madonna and Sterling for a day filled with adventure.
Shorter Rides: Take a few quick laps on the Practice Slope or the Sir Henry’s Learning Hill.
Specific Areas for Different Demographics:
Kids: The FunZone 2.0, with its indoor playground and games, keeps the little ones entertained.
Teens: The Teen Alley offers a space for older kids to enjoy games, music, and socializing.
Seniors: The serene Lower Rumrunner provides a relaxed skiing experience.
Ask Locals - Before and After Skiing:
Stay: The Smugglers’ Notch Resort Condominiums offer slopeside accommodations for a convenient stay.
Park: Use the resort’s parking facilities, and consider carpooling during busy times.
Lift Passes: Look for multi-day passes for cost-effective skiing throughout your stay.
Rent Gear: Head to 3 Mountain Equipment for quality rentals.
Eat: Enjoy local cuisine at The Hearth & Candle or explore the diverse options at Smuggs’ Dining Hall.
Drink: Sip on a Vermont craft brew, perhaps the popular local IPA from The Alchemist.
Relax After Ski: Unwind at the resort’s hot tubs or schedule a spa day at the Village Massage Center.
Party: Check out local events at the Bootleggers’ Lounge or the Black Bear Tavern.
See: Don’t miss the stunning views from the summit of Madonna Mountain.
Go with Kids or Teens: Head to Jeffersonville for additional entertainment and dining options.
Best Location for Photos: Capture breathtaking shots from the top of Madonna Mountain.
Must Visit for Seniors: Explore the historic Cambridge Junction Covered Bridge nearby.
Shopping: Discover local treasures at Smugglers’ Notch Vermont, a shopping village.
Souvenirs: Bring home Vermont maple syrup or locally crafted artwork as memorable souvenirs.
Skiing is one of the most amazing sports in the world!
Do you want to effortlessly fly down slopes through powder? Ski Lessons of Smuggler’s Notch teaches the Ski Lessons Learning System. We are recommended by the U.S. -Russian Consulate General.
Now is a perfect time.
Experience the thrill of an experienced skier.
Fun and Satisfaction are Guaranteed!
- Weight Distribution
- Learn How To Balance
- Downhill, Cruising, or Slalom
- How To Use The Board For Transportation and Bomb the Steeps
- Basic Maneuvers (Power slide, Fast Turns, Ski Turns, etc)
- Intermediate (Moguls, Glade technique, Pole Planting)
- How to Ride the Half pipe, Get air, Grind, and do Tricks
Smuggler’s Notch Address
4323 Vermont Rt 108 S, Smugglers’ Notch, VT
We meet outside of the base lodge for your first lesson. When ready, we take you down your first beginner trail.
Smuggler’s Notch Investment: (Full equipment rental available)
Private Lessons (Offered at Smuggler’s Notch ) – From $87.50/Student/Lesson
Group Lessons From $69/Student/ Lesson