This is a pretty solid deal for newbies out there on the slopes.
You should look into it (keep reading) and spread the good word. Bring a friend that needs to get out in the winter. Figure out how to make schedules allow.
No better time to start a ski addiction then 2008.
The following was released by Ski Vermont.
Take advantage of this if you can.
MONTPELIER, Vt. – Vermont ski resorts will open up their doors to first-time skiers and riders for FREE lessons, rentals and lift tickets. More than 800 newbies have already signed up for their lesson!
The week of January 5-13, 2008 has been designated for the Ski Vermont New Year’s Resolution program. First time skiers and snowboarders are invited to sign up to learn to ski or ride at a resort of their choice any time during this week. The program is open to all beginner skiers and snowboarders ages 6 and up. Packages include lessons, rentals and a limited terrain lift ticket.
Participating Resorts this season include Ascutney, Bolton, Bromley, Burke, Jay Peak, Killington, Mad River Glen, Middlebury, Mount Snow, Okemo, Smugglers’ Notch, Stratton, Sugarbush and Suicide Six.
Go get some,