Ages: 4-6
Ski/Ride Ability: All abilities
Date/Time: Lessons available December 10, 2022 through March 26, 2023.Weekend and Holiday check in starts at 8:30 (9 am otherwise) for on snow lessons starting at 10:00 AM. Full Day pick up at 3:00 PM and Half-Day 12:00 PM
Starting Location: The Schoolhouse at Lincoln Peak
Availability and Rates coming soon
Reservations are required at least 78 hours in advance. Programs often sell out as space is limited.

Located in our state-of-the-art Schoolhouse children's center, Mini Bears is a terrific way for 4 to 6-year-olds to enjoy a fun morning or full-day of learning in a safe environment provided by our expert pros. The half-day Mini Bear program includes a 2-hour lesson, and the full day program includes two 2-hour lessons and lunch. Half-day lessons are not available during peak days.


  • Full Day programs includes lunch.
  • Drop-off/check-in for Mini Bears is between 9:00-9:30 AM Monday through Friday non-holiday and 8:15-9:15 AM Weekends and Holidays.
  • Please arrive early on first day of stay, during holiday weeks, and if renting equipment.

Reservations available online, please contact us with any questions at 802-583-6542 or

  • Please ensure your child has warm, waterproof layers, gloves/mittens and eye protection (sunglasses or goggles).
  • Your child (ages 14 years and younger) is required to wear a properly fastened snow sports helmet when participating in a ski or snowboard lesson.
  • Participants may use terrain features and jumps while skiing and riding in a lesson.
  • If your child’s equipment malfunctions, Sugarbush Resort staff may select and sign for rentals from our rental shop.
  • In the event of your child’s injury or medical emergency Sugarbush Resort staff may contact medical personnel and/or arrange transportation to a medical facility. In case of emergency, we will attempt to reach the emergency contact provided at the time the lesson was purchased.
  • Sugarbush Resort staff may supervise transport of your child by van and public bus to other locations within the resorts.
  • Cancellations made prior to 72 hours of the start date will receive a refund, minus a $50 cancellation fee per order.
  • Cancellations made within 72 hours are non-refundable
  • There is no fee to change (reschedule) lessons prior to 72 hours of lesson start date
  • Changes made within 72 hours and at least by 4pm the day prior to lesson date will be charged a $50 rebooking fee per lesson
  • Day of changes are not permitted
  • If the resort is open for skiing/riding there are no refunds or cancellations due to weather, please plan accordingly.