Winter Carnival - Saturday, January 4, 2020

50% OFF Lift Tickets, Rentals & Lessons for Kids Ages 11 & Under

Kids Park Lessons


1:00 pm-3:00pm

Ages 3-11
Includes Lift Ticket & Lesson $48  $24
Rentals $32 $16
Children ages 3-11 can take lessons at our Kids Park, an area just for Kids, located next to North Lodge.

Reservations Recommended: 563-556-6676 Ext. 112

Group Lessons

10:30am, 12:30pm, 3:00pm, 5:00pm

Ages 9-11
90 Minute Lesson $15 $7.50
Lesson is held in the Beginner Area behind Mountain Center.

What’s a SnoCat?


All Ages

Grooming and maintaining snow is vital to mountain operations.  Come get a closer look at the machines that plow and comb our snow flat every night! 

Groomer will be located behind Mountain Center by Beginner Area.

Avalanche & Backcountry Safety Instruction


Ages 13 & Up (All are welcome)
Ready to take your skiing or snowboarding to the next level? Come learn about the terrain, what to carry and how to be prepared for your first treks in the the side country or wilderness from an experienced and certified mountain guide.

Class is located in Mountain Center Mezzanine.

Winter Carnival Skills Cup

Registration: 11:00am South Lodge Booth

Competition: 1:00pm

Cost: $10 per Competition

Ages 8-20

Ollie Competition & Rail Jam
Competitors Under 18 Must Have Parent or Guardian Signature 

Snow Sculpture


Ages 5 & Up
Carve out your very own snow sculpture. Start with a block of snow and see what you can make it.  Dye your sculpture to really make it eye-catching!

Snow Sculpture area is outside of Mountain Center.

Treasure Hunt


Ages 3 & up
We’ve buried goodies in the snow. What will you find? Come dig in our snow to uncover the loot!

Located behind Mountain Center by Beginner Area.

Snowmaking Demonstration


All Ages

Ever wonder how we make all of our snow? Come learn about the different types of snow guns and how snow is made.  See a live demonstration of one of our snow machines!

*Weather Permitting behind Mountain Center

Ski & Snowboard Care


Cost: $20 per person (Includes wax)

 Ages 13 & Up (All Are Welcome)

Learn the basics of keeping your skis or snowboard in tip-top shape from the professionals in Sundown’s tuning and repair shop.  Bring your skis or board and let us teach you some new tricks on keeping it in its best condition.

Event is held in The Tuning Shop in Mountain Center.

Movie Night


 All Ages
Watch ICE AGE in the lower level of South Lodge. Enjoy the complimentary Hot Chocolate Bar!