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Winter season 2016/2017
December 16, 2016 to Easter mondat April 17, 2017

The following booking conditions apply: Minimum lenght of stay: 3 night. Arrival and departure: daily
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Reach For The Ridge

Reach Chicago Ridge

5 Week Program

People skiing on Chicago Ridge

WHO:  Adults who have dreamed of skiing Cooper’s Chicago Ridge and are looking to develop confidence in their skiing skills off-piste. In order to participate in this program, you need to already be a VERY SOLID INTERMEDIATE TO ADVANCED SKIER!

Please Note: In order for this group to form, we need to have a minimum of (4) participants.


WHAT: This is an instructional program offered for (4) Saturday mornings which will culminate in a 5th day of skiing on Chicago Ridge. (Ridge Snow Conditions Permitting) 

This experience will be coached by a former ridge guide with back country skiing experience.  Initially, you will be skiing on your own equipment but will transition to Cooper’s powder skis.  You will be able to use Cooper’s powder skis until the end of each day.  Practice time is important! Terrain used for instruction will be the entire mountain at Cooper with a strong emphasis placed on skiing ungroomed terrain.

WHERE: Meets at our Adult Private Lesson Meeting area at the base of the Magic Carpet.

WHEN:  January 11, 18, 25 & February 1. The 5th day of skiing on Chicago Ridge will be February 22. 

Meeting at 9:30am each morning and skiing until 12:30 pm.


You will need to have a Cooper Season Pass or purchase day tickets for this program.  The price is for the program only.

COST: $599

Instructional Program which includes: Coaching and use of Cooper’s Powder Skis, plus a fabulous day of skiing Chicago Ridge

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