Youth Programs, Ages 12wk-12yrs

At Killington we strive to inspire lifelong skiers and riders by engaging our youth participants in a safe and fun snow sports community. All programs are organized by age and ability and are either MAX 3 or MAX 5, with group sizes not exceeding 3 or 5 participants, so that skiers and riders of all levels can build confidence, learn and explore in a personalized environment.

All Children's Programs are conveniently centralized at the Ramshead Family Center featuring:

  • A full service smoke-free base area
  • Easily accessible parking and drop-off zones
  • Two Magic Carpet lifts in our Snowplay Learning Area
  • The Drop Zone - a sheltered slopeside meeting place and warming hut
  • An extensive trail network of novice and intermediate terrain that allows our beginners to get a successful start!

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Friendly Penguin Child Care

Ages 12 weeks-12 years

The Friendly Penguin Child Care center is a state licensed facility providing indoor and optional outdoor activities. Also offering the MAX 3 First Tracks Slide & Play program for our 2-4 year olds with activities designed to introduce children to skiing and snowboarding. Daily and Seasonal options available.

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Ministars Slide & Play

Ages 4-6

Ministars Slide & Play is an innovative MAX 5 program teaching children to enjoy skiing or snowboarding in a kid-friendly environment that combines on snow sessions and indoor activities specifically designed to improve balance, coordination and fundamental skills. Daily and seasonal options available.

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Learn to Ski

Ages 7-17

Learning to ski at Killington is easy, fun and affordable. This program is available for first-time skiers and includes lesson, rental equipment and a limited Learning Area lift ticket. By using proven teaching methods and skis designed specifically for beginners, you will be able to discover how to ski on the best learning terrain in the East.

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Burton Learn to Ride

Ages 7-17

This program is available for first-time snowboarders and includes lesson, rental equipment and a limited Learning Area lift ticket. Burton's Learn to Ride program incorporates successful teaching methods and Burton equipment created specifically for beginners. Our equipment is tailored by gender and age to maximize each individual's learning potential.

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Ages 7-12

Superstars is a unique MAX 5 program offering both half and full day sessions for skiers and riders of all ability levels. Daily, Seasonal and Specialty program options available

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Ages 13-17

Snowzone is a specialized program that offers half and full day sessions designed especially for teen skiers and riders of all ability levels. Daily, Seasonal and Specialty program options available.

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Race Camps

Featuring World Class Athlete, Chelsea Marshall

Have your kids learn the basics of racing with Olympic skier, Killington’s own, Chelsea Marshall. Come ski with a knowledgeable, high energy staff, which includes former and aspiring US Ski Team athletes.

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Unleashed Seasonal Program

Ages 7-17

Mountain adventures abound in this season-long program for skiers and riders. Grouped by age & ability in instructor guided sessions, participants will explore all that The Beast has to offer while making friends and improving their skiing & riding.

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