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Treble Cone - Sofa ski camps 2017


Treble Cone is excited to exclusively offer Sofa Ski School - Ski Improvement Camps again. In our high intensity ski technique camps, hand-picked top coaches will give their best to help you achieve your goals so you can become the skier you want to be.

No matter if your goals are improving your carving, short turns, bumps, powder, off-piste skiing or simply being able to ski with more control, we will show you exactly where you are at and how you can make the next step.


You can purchase the following great Season Passes to suit your own preference for your skiing at Treble Cone.

  • Season Pass Unlimited - $1,399 
  • 10 Day Powder Pass - $909
  • 5 Day Powder Pass -  $455

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treble cone sofa ski camp programme dates 2017

The Sofa Ski Camps run for five consecutive days, the start dates for each programme in 2017 are;

  • Sunday 23rd July
  • SOLD OUT! Sunday 30th July
  • SOLD OUT! Sunday 6th August 

  • SOLD OUT! Sunday 13th August
  • SOLD OUT! Sunday 20th August
  • SOLD OUT! Sunday 27th August
  • Sunday 3rd September

Please send an email to if you would like to be on a wait list for any of the Sofa Ski Camps which are full. 

Programme and Schedule

Each Sofa Ski School - Treble Cone ski improvement camp includes;

  • Pre-camp consultation with Klaus Mair, author of the bestselling ski instructional DVD “Sofa Ski School – from Blue to Black Diamond”,
  • A minimum of 5 hours of on snow training per day,
  • A maximum of only 5 skiers of similar ability per group,
  • An evening ski tech session,
  • Extensive video analysis,
  • Video documentation of the progress made on a Treble Cone branded 8GB USB.

Additionally, there's the opportunity to demo the latest equipment as well as a great deal to add an additional day of heli skiing operated by Harris Mountain Heli Skiing together with your coach and other camp participants. 

Download the Treble Cone Sofa Ski Camp Info Sheet (pdf)

For more info from our guests from Tripadvisor 

"Best skiing investment I ever made. The team rebuilt me from the ground up, enabling me to ski far more efficiently" - Gavin (2015)

Klaus Mair has handpicked a team of highly trained professionals that will lead the training. Klaus will organize the groups, brief the coaches and will be involved in the ski analysis and ski tech sessions and will personally look after every participant to make sure that the individual goals are achieved. 

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If you are uncertain if this camp is right for you, feel free to get in touch with us at or send us your ski clips to

Programme1 WeekAdditional Weeks
Sofa Ski Camp - Early Bird Prices* $ 1250 $ 990
Lift pass is not included. Season Pass and Multi-Day Lift Pass options available.





Programme Schedule

Sofa Ski School Groups will train every day for 5 hours on snow. Each day will finish no later than 4:00pm.

Sunday Finding out where you are at, getting started:

  • Welcome and introduction to your coaches and team mates
  • Equipment check and recommendations
  • First video assessment and goal setting
Monday Work & Ski Hard:

  • On snow exercises and mileage targeting your specific ski goals
  • GoPro Video Check at the end of the day

Work & Ski Hard:

  • On snow exercises and mileage targeting your specific ski goals
  • Dinner evening at Lonestar, Wanaka (7:00pm-9:00pm)
Wednesday The Breakthrough Day:

  • On snow exercises and mileage targeting your specific ski goals
  • Find your stride and start feeling the differences
Thursday The Finale:

  • GoPro Before / After check. Footage made available for you to take home
  • Apres drinks in Wanaka
Friday The Treat:

  • Optional Harris Mountain heli-ski day (20% discount)
  • If 4 group members paticipate, your coach will join you for some free powder pointers

For all programme enquiries, please email

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"I have taken away the knowledge and skills I need to continuously work on becoming a better skier" - Katie (August 13)

Treble Cone Sofa Ski Camps Feedback

"The coaches are enthusiastic and always striving to pass on their skills. They are a great team and really try to individualise the instruction for the different participants, with great inventiveness and humour. Of course the scenery is not bad either." Mazzie (August 2015)

"Best skiing investment I ever made. Klaus and the team tore my average technique apart and rebuilt it from the ground up, enabling me to ski far more efficiently, with confidence and a higher degree of enjoyment." Gavin (August 2015)

"Sofa Ski Camps put the excitement back into skiing. They increased my technical knowledge so I could understand my skiing and showed me a path to improvement with maximum enjoyment. The course is a mix of friendship, challenge and inspiration." Mike (July 2015)

"Your professionalism, determination, dedication, and sheer love of teaching skiing, is a gift to many people, just ordinary skiers, like me. A life changing gift." Cathy (August 2015)

 "Congratulations Klaus and team and to my coach Johannes, who was insightful, worked tirelessly to get key points across and was warm, humorous and engaging. The program was brilliant just what I needed, even though I didn't know it beforehand and got a lot of value out of It. We will be back." Gary (July 2015)

"As a recreational skier, the opportunity to be trained with a ski racing mindset and technique is priceless. I will be back every year." John (July 2015)

"Participating in the Sofa Ski School has allowed me to take a huge step forward with my skiing and will allow me to continue to improve and enjoy my skiing for many years to come." Susan (August 2015)

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Accommodation & TRANSPORT

Wanaka is the closest town to Treble Cone, located a picturesque 30 minute drive around the lake front. Wanaka offers a wide range of accommodation options from backpacker lodges to luxury apartments, and everything in-between. To search the accommodation options, availability and pricing, check out our 'Accommodation Search' and select the appropriate dates.

Getting to Treble Cone is easy with daily buses, self-drive, or private charters all available as options. Check out the Wanaka to Treble Cone page to find your preferred transport.

  • Maximum group size of 5 students per instructor ensures a personalised week of skiing.
  • A minimum of 3 students per group is required for the full programme to run. If the minimum number is not reach, the on snow training will be shorted to 2.5hrs per day.
  • In the event of a closed day on the mountain, the Friday following the camp will be used as a catch up day. Should this not be possible, a $200 refund will be issued for every day closed.
  • Lift Pass not included with the Sofa Ski School Programme.
  • See Full Mountain Terms & Conditions for more information.