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Kids Ski & Rent Free | Book Now for 2022/23 Season

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KIDs SKI & RENT FREE!

Thinking about a family ski vacation in Banff and Lake Louise in the Canadian Rockies? Save up to 45% when you book by May 31, 2022.

Book with confidence – with just 5% down, enjoy no cancellation or change fees until 14 days prior to arrival.

From condos to castles, lodging options and winter experiences are extensive and varied. 

Travelling with your Ikon Pass or Mountain Collective? Save up to 40% on lodging in Banff and Lake Louise.

  • 22/23 Kids Ski Free offer expires May 31, 2022
  • Valid for children 12 years old and under.
  • Must be part of a Ski & Stay Package that includes a minimum of one 5-day Adult SkiBig3 Lift Ticket.
  • Adult & Kids tickets must be matched for the equal duration, with a minimum of 5 ski days. 
  • Maximum 2 children per party. All children must be family-related to purchaser of the 5-day Adult Lift Ticket included within the package.
Family Skiing at Lake Louise Ski Resort, Banff National Park.

WHY FAMILIES LOVE SKIBIG3

From beginner groomers to progressive steeps and snow-filled bowls, families love the wide mix of terrain available across 3 unique ski resorts. Choose from all kinds of accommodations options based out of two authentic ski towns – all at an affordable price.

There’s plenty of fun apres experiences and lots of food choices available to satisfy even the pickiest travellers.  This is a destination where everyone returns home with memories that last for generations.

When you book your vacation with SkiBig3, we offer a price-match guarantee and flexible change/cancellation policy. With just 5% down and free changes until 14 days prior to arrival, we’ve got you covered.

We’re local, we know the destination like no-one else and we’re ready to share that insider family-friendly knowledge with you.

RESORT SPECIFIC KIDS LESSONS

BANFF SUNSHINE KIDS PROGRAMS

DISCOVER THE TINY TIGERS SKI & PLAY PROGRAM AT BANFF SUNSHINE​

TINY TIGERS’ PRIVATE LESSONS

Age 2 – 5 years (Skiing ONLY)

Improve your skills or explore the mountains with the attention of your very own instructor. You pick the theme and set the pace and your instructor will deliver a day of fun and adventure while you learn and develop new skills and tactics.

Instructor to Student ratio | One Hour 1:1
Instructor to Student ratio | Two Hour, Half or Full Day 1:3

Full Day Program:
10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Half Day Program:
9:30am – 12:30pm or 1:00pm – 4:00pm

One Hour Program:
9:30am – 10:30am

Two Hour Program:
10:30am – 12:30pm
1:30pm – 3:30pm

Tiny Tigers Daycare:
Half Day | 8:30am – 12:30pm or 12:30pm – 4:30pm
Full Day | 8:30am – 4:30pm

KIDS KAMPUS

Age 6-12 years

Kids Kampus instructors are specially trained to provide the best skier and rider experience. Groups are kept small and set out to explore Banff Sunshine with other children and their instructor. Kids will learn quickly, build confidence and love the sport!

Kids Kampus is available for both skiing and snowboarding.

Full Day Program:
10:30am – 3:30pm

Half Day Program:
10:30am – 12:30pm or 1:30pm – 3:30pm

The Full Day Programs offer a lunch option so your child can spend the whole day with their group and instructor!

International Visitors : Children under the age of 12 and who have arrived in Canada within 14 days, are welcome to join group lessons, however are subject to additional safety protocols. 

Banff Sunshine offers Tiny Tigers and Kids Kampus programs that your little ones are sure to love.

International Visitors : Children under the age of 12 and who have arrived in Canada within 14 days, are welcome to join group lessons, however are subject to additional safety protocols. 

Kids Ski School Programs at Banff Sunshine, Banff National Park.

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