Winter

Stay tuned for the 2021/22 Winter Schedule

Pathfinders is designed to launch a life-long love for cross country skiing. Games, fun drills, and experience will develop skills and confidence for skiers to take in any direction. Individuals will be encouraged to challenge their boundaries in a fun and supportive environment. Our team will focus on creating a positive and rewarding atmosphere for all to participate.

Sessions are designed around age and the ability to create a supportive and fun atmosphere for children 5 to 11. Lessons are designed to introduce children to the techniques that will make a lifetime of skiing enjoyable. Skiers in this program will work toward participating in many experiences of a Nordic Lifestyle.

Ages: 5 – 11


Daily Health Check

All season-long program participants must complete our daily health check form within 12 hours of participation. This simple online form includes an acknowledgement of our face coverings requirement, in addition to a confirmation that you and your child/dependent (where applicable) meet the health screening questions and do not have a temperature greater than 99.9°F.

We recommend taking this step in the morning (before 7:30 am) prior to heading to the mountain. For weekend-long programs, please complete the health check form each morning prior to arrival.

COMPLETE HEALTH CHECK »

If you would like to sign up for an email reminder that will go out each Friday evening in advance of our weekend Season-Long Programs, please click here to opt in.


Face Covering Requirements

As a reminder, face coverings (masks) are required at all times while you and your child/dependent (where applicable) are at Mt. Van Hoevenberg, except when you are actively skiing or seated and dining.

All programs will be held at the new Mountain Pass Lodge. Dates, times, and protocols are subject to change.

Before You Arrive

FACE COVERING REQUIREMENTS

Be sure to visit our Health & Safety Information page in advance of your visit for face-covering requirements.

Tickets

Thank you for an amazing 2020/2021 Snow Season!

PATHFINDERS RATES
Pathfinders ParticipantAges 5-11includes full season pass$70

Dates, times and protocols are subject to change.

 

Schedule

Pathfinders Schedule
DateStart Time
Session 2
January 3010:00am
February 610:00am
February 2710:00am
March 610:00am
March 1310:00am

 

Dates, times and protocols are subject to change

Summer

TWO 4-WEEK SESSIONS | AGES 8-11

Summer Pathfinders offers two 4-week sessions designed around age and ability to create a supportive and fun atmosphere for children 8 to 11. Lessons are designed to introduce children to the techniques that will make a lifetime of biking and exploring enjoyable.

All programs will be 2 hours in length and include mountain bike riding, hiking, and biathlon, along with visits to Josie’s Cabin, special guests and other fun activities that support a love of an outdoor lifestyle. Participants in this program will work toward biking in one of the events at Mt. Van Hoevenberg or in the ADK Citizen Challenge Series events.

Our Citizens Race Challenge is a great way to cap off a great season of riding and running here at Mt. Van Hoevenberg. Join us here at the Lake Placid Olympic Nordic trails for a weekend of racing, music, food, and fun. Mountain bike riders compete in 3K, 6K, or 12K races the while trail runners can compete in either 1K, 5K, or 10K races.