Lake Mountain: encouraging kids to get into snow sports
LAKE Mountain Alpine Resort’s Burton Riglet Park is back again this year bigger than ever and will provide kids aged three to six years with the opportunity to try out snowboarding in a safe and encouraging environment.
With one-on-one tutoring from experienced snow sports instructors, these mini shredders will find success in no time.
Lessons run for half an hour and include equipment hire (boots, snowboard and helmet) and prices are just $25 per child.
Lake Mountain is also known for their cross-country (XC) skiing and the Fischer Nordic Fun Park is designed for kids aged four to 12 years old to try XC skiing and the introductory lessons in the park are all about getting a pair of skis on and having fun on the snow.
The friendly team of ski instructors demonstrate the basics of cross-country skiing and then get everyone involved in fun ways to improve their skills. Half hour lessons run throughout the day and include ski equipment hire (boots and skis) and are just $25 per child.