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Treble Cone - Sofa ski camps

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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 what ability level you are, 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.

Sofa Ski School coaching - Treble Cone, Wanaka NZ

treble cone sofa ski camp programme dates 2016

The Sofa Ski Camps run for five consecutive days, the start dates for each programme in 2016 are;

  • Sunday 17th July
  • Sunday 24th July
  • Sunday 31st July 
  • Sunday 7th August
  • Sunday 14th August
  • Sunday 121st August
  • Sunday 28th August

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 4GB 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. 

"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. 

Sofa Ski School Group at Treble Cone, Wanaka NZ

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

PRICE FREEZE - until 30 november 2015...

Book your Treble Cone Sofa Ski Camp for Winter 2016 during the November 2015 'Super Early Bird Season Pass Sale' and not only do you get the option to book online now and pay in 3 instalments, but you can also book your 2016 programme at the 2015 price.

Programme1 WeekAdditional Week(s)
Treble Cone - Sofa Ski Camp $ 1,089 $ 899
Lift pass is not included. Season Pass and Multi-Day Lift Pass options available.

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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 more information, please download our information pack. For all programme enquiries, please email

"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)


Sofa Ski School Heli Day - Treble Cone, Wanaka NZ

Wanaka Accommodation Packages

Wanaka is the closest town to Treble Cone, located a picturesque 35 minute drive around the lake front. To ensure you arrive on mountain feeling fresh for a day on the slopes, below are a few packages including accommodation in Wanaka + transport to the mountain every day of the Sofa Camp.  For more accommodation options, check out our 'Accommodation Search'.

  • Maximum group size of 5 students per instructor ensures a personalised week of skiing.
  • A minimum of 2 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.