Learn to Fly Snowboard (LTF-SB).


Like our ever so popular Learn to Fly (LTF) program, LTF-SB is designed for snowboarding children ages 9 – 12 ready to take their novice riding ability to the next level. Children in the LTF-SB program will develop their riding skills through a fun and challenging weekly curriculum designed to improve technique and confidence on steeper blue runs and in different snow conditions. While progressing their riding ability, athletes will learn on-mountain etiquette, build camaraderie with teammates, and cultivate an overall love for the sport.

Required Skill Level: The ideal candidate for this program is a child ages 9 – 12 who can make cautious heel side and toe side turns with minimal stops off all terrain served by the Wizard & Galena lifts.

Program participants must also be able to do the following:
•    Effectively communicate with coaches without parental assistance
•    Put on their boots and boards
•    Put on their helmet, goggles, gloves and jacket with minimal assistance
•    Load/unload on the following chairlifts without assistance: Wizard and Galena

Ages: 9 – 12 (age 9 as of 12/31/17)

Height:  48″ minimum at time of registration


Program Includes:

  • Premier Mt. Rose Season Pass
  • 1 weekend training day per week with coach (Sun) for program duration. (see Calendar)
  • Skills Challenge Series
  • BONUS HOLIDAY CAMP Jan 5 & 6, snow & weather conditions permitting


Program Starts: Sunday Nov 12, 2017
Program Concludes:  Mar 17/18   FALCON PALOOZA 2018!
Program does not meet: No program on: Dec 24; Dec 31; Jan 14; Feb 18


9:30 – 11:30 On Mountain
11:30 – 12:30 Lunch (unsupervised)
12:30 – 3:00 On Mountain

MEETING AREA:  Mt Rose Main Lodge – FALCON FLAG (near Northwest Lift)

Falcon Meeting area











$80 uniform required; available through NYSEF (Nevada Youth Ski Education Foundation)
Click here for uniform information


Required during training, competitions and when skiing in uniform (not included).


Click to download the Safety Release Packet.


Phone (775) 849-0704 ext.221
email hidden; JavaScript is required