Treetops Thursday: Ski School

Winter can get pretty boring if you don’t have a favorite winter sport!

Michelle Dunaway was back with the director of ski Kevin McKinley at Treetops Resort in Gaylord to talk about their ski school and help you add a new sport to your line-up and stay active all-year-round.

From the smallest kids to the oldest adults, they are teaching everyone how to ski and snowboard generation after generation with the small resort and family-friendly set-up.

Here are their options:

Adult Group Lessons

10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

60 dollars

Beginner Package

10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

  • 99 dollars on the following dates:
    February 18, 19, 20
    March 6, 13, 14, 15, 20, 21
  • 120 dollars on the following dates:
    February 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 21, 22, 23
    March 1, 7, 8

Private Lessons

Every hour on the hour based on open times.

  • 1 hour – 60 dollars (+30 dollars per extra person)
  • 2 hour – 90 dollars (+35 dollars per extra person)
  • 3 hour – 120 dollars(+40 dollars per extra person

(Monday – Friday, excluding December 26-31, 2019; January 1-3, 2020; February 17, 2020)

  • Seniors (70+) – 30 dollars per hour (+10 dollars per extra person)’
  • Military (Active or Veteran) – 30 dollars hour (+10 dollars per extra person)
  • Children (12 & under) – 30 dollars hour (+10 dollars per extra person)

Ski-Wees & Riglet’s

11:30 a.m.

  • 40 dollars on the following dates:
    February 18, 19, 20
    March 6, 13, 14, 15, 20, 21, 22
  • 55 dollars on the following dates:
    February 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 17, 21, 22, 23
    March 1, 7, 8

Snow Puppies

9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

  • 50 dollars (2 hours – am or pm) or
  • 95 dollars (All day and includes lunch with instructor)
    • February 18, 19, 20
      March 6, 13, 14, 15, 20, 21, 22
  • 75 dollars (2 hours – am or pm) or
  • 120 dollars (All day and includes lunch with instructor)
    • February 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 17, 21, 22, 23
      March 1, 7, 8

Ski & Snowboard Club (Ages 4 to 12)

Session 2: February 9, 23 & March 1, 8, 15

  • 99 dollars
  • Sunday Pass Required: Ages 4-6: 20 dollars, Ages 7-12: 60 dollars

Thrifty Thursday

Group Lessons for 10 dollars

Learn more about their lessons by clicking here. 

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