Families are summoned to the slopes! Credit: ASSQ/Mathieu Dupuis
For great family fun, a day out on
snow-covered ski trails can’t be beat! Once the mountains are
snugly cloaked in their whitest apparel, Quebec’s ski centres
welcome children and parents with open arms. Many centres have
interesting offers suited to beginners that ensure your vacation
on the mountain is affordable and that the kids get the most out
first ski on January 21, 2018
Ma première neige is an event
presented by Sports Experts in partnership with the Canadian Ski
Council at which participating ski centres will be offering ski or
snowboard intro courses for $25 with the aim of improving access
to those sports. Since this year registration is open to children
as young as 5 years old, now is the perfect time to enjoy a great
family activity. Participants will get a full gear rental,
including a helmet, and a one-hour sessions with a certified
instructor. Can’t be there on January 21? Intro packages at
various ski schools can be booked to fit your availability.
activity for new skiers
The perfect activity for new skiers. Credit: ASSQ/Mathieu Dupuis
Expérience maneige, also
presented by Sports Experts, has intro courses for children ages 5
to 8. This free activity on weekends between January 6 and March
11 takes place in a number of city parks and lets children safely
learn the basics of skiing or snowboarding, supervised by dynamic
instructors. No reservations are needed and you’ll find all the
information at this address.
Winter is a time to play outside!
Don’t stay cooped up inside this season. Put down your electronics and hit the slopes in Quebec! This is the perfect moment to have fun and bond as a family and develop a love of sport. Thanks to themed events, special promotions and multiple discounts, a ski vacation for all ages is more accessible than ever.