Youth Programs

Solitude Mountain Resort offers innovative youth programs for those ages 6 to 16. These season-long Saturday and/or Sunday programs are designed to provide optimal instructor/coach-to-student ratios based on age and ability. Participants will explore the mountain in a fun and exciting environment while forming new friendships.

  • Guest Service

  • For more information, please call
  • Snowsports Reservations at:
  • 800.748.4754 | 801.536.5730
  • Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Fly Like an Eagle Program

NEW this season, this is a great opportunity for local children to participate in a seasonal snow sports activity, learn new skills, create lasting relationships and have a lot of fun! Attendees learn basic to advanced skiing skills with kids of similar age and ability groups, learn to handle different snow conditions and terrain, make new friends and participate in fun races and an end of season barbeque gathering.

(For children ages 6 to 13 years for skiing and ages 8 to 13 years for snowboarding)

The Saturday and Sunday sessions are from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and include lunch. Your child can choose to attend the Saturday-only or Sunday-only sessions or attend sessions on both Saturdays and Sundays.

Rental equipment and lift ticket are NOT included. Please allow 30 to 45 minutes to arrange for lift ticket and equipment rentals and arrival at your designated meeting place. We are not able to accommodate late arrivals and refunds will not be issued.

Fly Like an Eagle Rates

session 1 price per day
Saturday Only
December 5, 12, 19
$240 $80
Sunday Only
December 6, 13, 20
$240 $80
Saturday and Sunday
December 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20
$425 $71

session 2 price per day
Saturday Only
January 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, February 6
$480 $80
Sunday Only
January 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, February 7
$480 $80
Saturday and Sunday
January 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, 31, February 6, 7
$850 $71

Big Mountain Ski Team

NEW this season, the Big Mountain Ski Team is a season-long program for children ages 8 through 16 years. The Big Mountain Ski Team will train and pursue high-end, all-mountain skiing on Saturdays and/or Sundays from late-November through late-March. This program provides children the chance to refine their skiing skills in a fun and competitive environment with a goal of creating well-rounded athletes who understand and display sportsmanship, teamwork and mountain etiquette while being safety conscious. Lunch is included with each session.

Areas of emphasis include off-piste free skiing, moguls, steeps, trees, mountain awareness and big-mountain race training. In order to be considered for the team, members must be able to link turns on expert runs and be capable of carving aggressive turns in a parallel stance.

Participants will ski in three or four free-skiing competitions in the local area. The Solitude coaches will meet the children and their parents at the race locations.

Contact the Snowsports Reservations to register at 801-536-5730.

Big Mountain Team Rates

2015 - 2016 Big Mountain Ski Team (Age 8 - 16) price
Saturday Only
Nov.28,Dec.5, 12, 19, Jan.2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Feb.6, 20, 27, Mar.5, 12, 19, 26
$985
Sunday Only
Nov.29, Dec.6, 13, 20, Jan.3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Feb.7, 21, 28, Mar.6, 13, 20, 27
$985
Saturday and Sunday
Nov.28, 29, Dec.5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, Jan.2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, 31, Feb.6, 7, 20, 21, 27, 28,
Mar.5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27
$1,968

DEVO Team

The Solitude Development Team (a.k.a. DEVO Team) is a season-long program for children ages 6 to 12 years. This program provides children the chance to develop and refine their skills in a fun and competitive environment. The DEVO Team’s goal is to create well-rounded athletes who understand and display sportsmanship, teamwork and mountain etiquette while being safety conscious.

Head Coach Jeff Handwerk, a level III PSIA-certified instructor and USSA level II coach, has a hands-on approach to instruction and provides detailed lessons for the 40 to 50 participants who are chosen for the team. Team members will participate from late-November through late-March. There are Saturday programs, Sunday programs and Saturday and Sunday (two-day per week) programs available.

NEW this season, lunch is included with each session.

Areas of emphasis include skiing fundamentals, moguls, all-mountain free skiing, mountain awareness, slalom and giant slalom race training. In order to be considered for the team, members must be able to link turns on intermediate runs and be capable of completing turns in a parallel stance.

Participants will compete in approximately five Youth Ski League alpine races in the local area. The Solitude coaches will meet the children and their parents at the race locations.

Contact the Snowsports Reservations to register at 801-536-5730.

DEVO Team Rates

2015 - 2016 Devo Ski team(age 6 - 12) price
Saturday Only
Nov. 28, Dec. 5, 12, 19, Jan. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Feb. 6, 20, 27, Mar. 5, 12, 19, 26
$985
Sunday Only
Nov. 29, Dec. 6, 13, 20, Jan. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Feb. 7, 21, 28, Mar. 6, 13, 20, 27
$985
Saturday and Sunday
Nov. 28, 29, Dec. 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, Jan. 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, 31, Feb. 6, 7, 20, 21, 27, 28,
Mar. 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27
$1,968