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Schools snow Programme
treble cone Creates the Absolute Best Environment for School Children to Learn and Explore
For School children, skiing and snowboarding are more than just leisure activities. They provide opportunities for health, education and personal growth. They improve balance, co-ordination and stamina and help develop self-esteem and a sense of accomplishment. It gives children a chance to socialise in a new environment which can help to encourage friendships and build confidence.
At Treble Cone we pride ourselves on offering school groups the absolute best experience possible with the highest level of NQZA certified instruction, within a fun, safe and progressive environment. Our school rates offer huge savings with up to 60% off RRP and include everything you need to get the students started – all day rental of ski or snowboard equipment, a 1 ½ hour or half day lesson and an all-day full mountain lift pass.
Treble Cone offers the School Groups Snow Programme every day of the season, including School Holidays.
|Lesson Times and Durations|
|Morning Programme||8:45am – 10:15am (1.5 hours of instruction)|
|Half Day Programme||8:45am – 12:30am (3.5 hours of instruction)|
Why Visit Treble Cone?
- Fun and professional Snow Sport Instructors (NZQA certified)
- Dedicated beginner terrain and lifts
- Un-crowded, progressive slopes
- Small Snow Sports group size
- Full base facilities including cafeteria and medical centre
- 1 x FREE adult lift pass and ski or snowboard rental with every 15 paying students
FREE staff orientaion visit to treble Cone
We know you’ll be thrilled with Treble Cone once your school arrives. To encourage you to try our exemplary service for the very first time, we would like to invite up to two staff members on a FREE orientation visit*. Included are lift passes, rentals and a 2 hour lesson for both members of staff.
Come check out our Schools Facilities & enjoy aFREE day’s lift pass, 2hr lesson & rentals*
*Orientation needs to be booked 7 days in advance (email@example.com) and are available only once for each school.
New to Treble cone in 2013
- New Jazz Kids Terrain Trail with fun new beginner features.
- New kids specific trail map
- More groomed terrain to explore
Treble Cone caps school group sizes. Spaces are limited. Book early to ensure your optimum school trip dates.
Ski & Snowboard Level Guide
|Ski Levels||Snowboard Levels|
|1. First time skier who has never skied before||1. First time snowboarder who has never boarded before|
|2. Skiing green runs and linking turns to both sides using a wedge or stem turn (not yet parallel)||2. Falling leaf, toe and heel side, starting to turn , riding beginner lifts|
|3. Skiing blue runs, skis in parallel throughout the turn, starting to ski off-piste||3. Turning on blue runs comfortably on both sides, starting to explore more of the terrain|
|4. Skiing black runs comfortably, exploring all the mountain has to offer||4. Comfortable all over the mountain, learning jumps and tricks|
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What Other Schools Say
"...there is plenty of scope to suit all abilities, from ideal learner slopes for beginners through to more challenging terrain for the most adventurous....."
Dunstan High School
"I have always found the staff to be extremely helpful and the lessons to be outstanding. All of my students have passed the NCEA assessments so I highly recommend taking your school trips to Treble Cone.'
Roxburgh Area School
See Treble Cone's School Snow Programme's Pricing and Bookings for more information.