Powder Mills Park
Learn to ski or snowboard right in Monroe County! Swain Resort and Monroe County have once again teamed up at Powder Mills Park and Northampton to bring you holiday camps and classes dedicated to teaching you and your children how to ski or board.
Powder Mills Park
For skiers ages 5 to 17 and boarders ages 8 to 17
Powder Mills Park will have a series of 2-day camps during the 2019-20 ski season. These camps will run from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm making them conducive for parents with a busy work schedule. Camps include lift tickets, lunch, and all day instruction each day. Sign your child up for one camp, or feel free to register for as many as you would like. Rentals are not included but are available for an added fee. Classes and camps are held rain or shine and in the cold. Closing will be announced on Powder Mills Facebook page.
Christmas Week Camp Options:
- Camp Reindeer: Dec. 26 & 27
- Camp Donner: Dec. 28 & 29
- Camp New Year: Dec. 31 & Jan. 1
Presidents' Week Camp Options:
- Camp Washington: Feb. 18 & 19
- Camp Lincoln: Feb. 20 & 21
$169 per camp if ordering before Dec. 2nd
$189 per camp if ordering after Dec. 2nd
Ski and board equipment are available for rent for the length of the camps for $29 plus tax. Renters should arrive at the park 45 minutes before the start of the first lesson for sizing.
4-Time Lesson Classes:
For skiers ages 5 & up and boarders ages 8 & up!
Enroll your child in a four time ski or snowboard lesson program exclusively at Powder Mills Park. Each session, instructors will break classes up based on ability levels. You can enroll your child in as many sessions throughout the 2019-20 season as you’d like. Sessions include lift tickets and 60 minute lessons each visit. Rentals are not included but are available for an added fee. Classes and camps are held rain or shine and in the cold. If severe weather prevents classes from being held, an announcement will be made on the Powder Mills Facebook Page. One make-up lesson is permitted per session (only during that same week and during regular lesson times). No refunds or vouchers.
Thursday Sessions offered at 6:00 pm
- Session 1: Jan. 2, 9, 16
- Session 2: Jan. 23, 30 & Feb. 6
- Session 3: Feb. 13, 20, 27
Saturday Sessions offered at 9:30 am, 11:30 am or 1:30 pm
- Session 1: Jan. 4, 11, 18
- Session 2: Jan. 25 & Feb. 1, 8
- Session 3: Feb. 15, 22, 29
Sunday Sessions offered at 11:30 am or 1:30 pm
- Session 1: Jan. 5, 12, 19
- Session 2: Jan. 26 & Feb. 2, 9
- Session 3: Feb. 16, 23 & Mar. 1
4-Time Class Pricing
$139 per session if ordering before Dec. 2nd
$159 per session if ordering after Dec. 2nd
Ski and board equipment are available for rent for $49 plus tax for the length of each 3-time class. Renters should arrive at the park 45 minutes before the start of the first lesson for sizing.
Swain ALL-DAY Pass:
Included in any 4-time lesson program is a lesson at Swain Resort as well as (2) Swain All-Day passes and rentals (if rental package for 4-time lessons was purchased through Powder Mills).
Ski and board equipment are available for rent for this upgrade for $20 plus tax. Renters should arrive at the park 45 minutes before the start of the first lesson for sizing.
Powder Mills Open Ski Options:
Powder Mills is open at select times during the week for open ski hours for those who don't want to be tied into a specific camp or class. We offer day tickets, rentals, and group lessons.
Season Passes are also available for Powder Mills Park. A season pass allows you to ski during every open ski session throughout the entire 2019/20 season. Best of all, a season pass to Powder Mills is also valid at Northampton Park giving you two local ski locations for the price of one!
|Season Pass (valid at both parks)||After 12/2: $99 Before 12/2: $89|
|Rental||$15 plus tax|
Powder Mills Regular Open Ski Hours (2019-2020):
- Thursdays: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm (no group lessons offered)
- Saturdays: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm (group lesson 1:30)
- Sundays: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm (group lesson 1:30)
Powder Mills Holiday Open Ski Hours (2019-2020):
- Dec. 26 - Jan. 1: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
- Jan. 20 (MLK): 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (group lesson 10:30, 12:30 & 2:30)
- Feb. 17 (Presidents Day): 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (group lesson 10:30, 12:30 & 2:30)
- Feb. 18 - 21: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Hours subject to change based on weather and hill conditions. Visit facebook.com/PowderMillsPark for current conditions, specials, events or hours changes. 60 minute lessons are also offered during open skiing. To ensure adequate instructor staffing, 24 hours advanced registration is recommended for the times listed above. To schedule a lesson during open ski hours contact:
Powder Mills Manager