Ski Shop Now Open!

Ski Shop Now Open! Have a skier or boarder on your shopping list? Getting ready for the season and need your skis tuned up, good news!
Shop will now be open weekends Thursday-Saturday.
Thursday, December 8 2pm- 8pm
Friday, December 9 2pm-8pm
Saturday, December 10 10am-5pm
Can’t make it in? Get a gift card for the skier on your list and give the gift of Swiss Valley. Buy Now!


We are accepting applicants for all positions however, we have immediate openings for Lift Operators, Rental Techs, Snowmakers, Office Staff, Ticket Staff, Weekday Shifts and also Snow Sports Instructors. Flexible schedules, ski and board benefits, ski shop discounts and Super Fun Work Environment! We will be hosting two job fairs in the weeks ahead. If you are interested in learning more, filling out an application and starting a fun seasonal job, come visit us at Swiss valley on:  November 30th, 2022 4:30 Pm – 6:30 Pm

For more information call 269-244-5635 or visit

Form a Ski Club!

The Ski Club Program at Swiss Valley is designed to accommodate any level skier or snowboarder from novice to advance. Schools, offices, organizations, and civic groups may form a ski club – it’s easy to do! The cost is affordable so everyone can take advantage of this healthy life-long sport on a weekly basis and the ski club sponsors ski or ride for free! Don’t know how to ski or snowboard? No worries, lessons are included too.  All you need is a minimum of 10 people ready to have some fun together this winter!

How It Works

  1. Recruit a minimum of 10 skiers or snowboarders ready to have some fun together on the slopes. All skill levels are invited, even those brand new to the sport – lessons are included!
  2. Pick a day or an evening for your weekly scheduled club time.
  3. Complete and submit the paperwork. 2022-2023 Ski Club Packet
  4. If you have any questions, contact Kristina at 269-244-5635 or by email at

Ski Club Package Includes

  1. A club card that consists of five (5) lift tickets, or (5) lift tickets and (5) ski or snowboard equipment rentals.
  2. Two (2) optional group ski or snowboard lessons to be used the first 3 weeks your club skis together as a group.
  3. The total cost is $160. If rental is not needed, the cost is only $130.00. Season Pass holders may join a club for a fee of $10.00.
  4. Optional bonus cards that include an additional 7 visits may be purchased in February for $90.00.
  5.  Helmets are available for an additional $10/day.

Fantastic Club Opportunity for Schools

This is a great program for schools. We have plenty of room to accommodate bus parking and encourage showing your school spirit on the slopes! School-sponsored clubs can take advantage of additional benefits which include a 50% discount for foreign exchange students and a complimentary single visit parent pass for club participants.

Lead a Club … Be a Sponsor … Ski or Ride for Free!

Now Mailing Season Passes!!

Over the next several days we will be mailing season passes out to everyone who has purchased a Season Pass, Silver Slider or Big Ten Pass. They are going out via USPS First class mail. Expect them to arrive in your mailbox in the next week or so. Don’t forget, of we’re not open, some of our partner resorts may be open and you can use your pass to receive discounts!

If you have not emailed your photo, we can’t make your pass! If you have not uploaded an image for your pass, please submit a photo with the file changed to YOUR NAME to us via email to


LAST CHANCE TO BUY AT A DISCOUNT….Did you miss the November 15th Deadline? Join us at the Warren Miller Movie in Three Rivers or in Portage and buy your pass at the discounted price of $370 for an unlimited season pass! Get info here>>>>



2022/2023 Ski Season at Discounts at Partner Ski Areas*

Caberfae Peaks, Cadillac, MI: Present your Swiss Valley Season Pass at Caberfae Peaks’ ticket window and receive 50% off open to close lift tickets, not valid on Saturdays, Sundays or the following holidays: 12/26-12-31/22, 1/16/23 or 2/20/23.

Crystal Mountain, Thompsonville, MI: Midweek Lift Ticket Discount: All Swiss Valley Passholders and Employees will receive 50% discount off the cost of a single open to close Midweek (Monday-Thursday) with blackout dates (12/25/2022-01/02/2023) lift ticket.

March Special: March 1st through the rest of the 2021/2022 Ski Season bring your pass from your resort and receive 50% off your open to close lift ticket when purchased at the window.

Little Switzerland, Slinger, Wisconsin: Half off a full day lift ticket.
*Not valid during holidays 12/23/22-01/2/23, 1/13/23-1/16/23, 2/17/23-2/20/23

Mont Du Lac, Superior, WI: 50% Off Lift Tickets: All Swiss Valley Passholders and Employees will receive 50% discount off the cost of a single open to close lift ticket at Mont du Lac.


Ski & Ride any time and every day the lifts are turning. This gives you and your family the flexibility to ski or board whenever you want, for as long as you want. Come for an hour or stay all day!

For the 60 yrs + snow people. Ski & Ride any time and every day the lifts are turning.

‘Ten Punch Card’ good for any time 10 ski and ride visits include holidays and weekends. Transferable! Share it with your friends!

Ski & Board Shop Preview Weekend!

SHOP PREVIEW WEEKEND – Shop will open for shopping, consignment and service.
Thursday, November 17th 2pm-8pm
Friday, November 18th 2pm-8pm
Saturday, November 19th 10am-5pm
Beginning December 1, 2022 the shop will be open weekends (Thursday-Saturday) for shopping, consignment and service.
Thursdays 2pm-8pm
Fridays 2pm-8pm
Saturday 10am-5pm
The shop will return to daily hours once the area opens for skiing.
Be sure to follow the Ski & Board Shop on Facebook

Join the Swiss Valley Volunteer Ski Patrol – Meet & Greet October 30th

Join the Swiss Valley Ski Patrol!

Swiss Valley Ski Patrol is comprised of dedicated volunteers and is an active member of the National Ski Patrol’s central division. All training and certifications are conducted through the National Ski Patrol organization. Swiss Valley Ski Patrol is a member of the Central Division and is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization.

Join Us! Learn what it takes to become a ski patroller and watch some training in action this Sunday, October 30th at Swiss Valley Ski and Snowboard Area. Chair Evac refresher and training will take place 9am-12:30pm – Opportunity to meet and greet will follow.
NSPS Evac & CPR Training Event – October 30, 2022
9:00am-12pm Training
12:00pm-12:30pm – Chair Evac Practice
12:30pm-2:30pm – Meet & Greet

Prerequisites of becoming a patroller include a strong desire to help others, provide emergency care, promote ski safety, and a willingness to work outdoors on the slopes. Candidates will be trained and be required to pass the Outdoor Emergency Care (OEC) course, a Professional CPR w/AED certification and a ski/snowboard proficiency tests. As members become more experienced and improve their skills, they may test for higher certification levels.

Members will be able to:

Learn Outdoor Emergency Care, First Aid & CPR
Improve current skiing and/or snowboarding skills through our training clinics by certified instructors.
Skiing benefits available for patrollers and their families.
Meet new friends! We currently have more than 60 members with a variety of backgrounds & knowledge.
Help people & become a vital part of our Swiss Valley Team!


Questions? Email or Call Zebulon Wall (Recruitment Coordinator) at or (574) 612-1356

Instructors Wanted

Instructors Wanted! Those interested can directly email SnowSports for questions and an application  or you can talk one on one with our SnowSports Staff on November 5th or November 12th here at Swiss Valley from 9am-10am.   Junior Instructors can apply beginning at age 14 (work permit required).  Benefits include a season pass, 50% Off Cafe’ 225 food while working, a discount in our Swiss Valley Ski & Board Shop, on the snow training and optional PSIA professional instructing certification programs.

Looking to add fun friendly skiers and snowboarders to our team of instructors that want to further their snow sport skills, get paid to help other people learn & enjoy the sport we all already love, and to ski and snowboard for free in their spare time.  No teaching experience necessary, all you need are some black ski pants, a friendly smile and a can-do attitude!


Did you miss the September deadline for the lowest pricing of the year? If so, you’re in luck! This weekend only, we will have a booth set up in Marcellus and Cassopolis for First Friday (Marcellus) and Saturday’s Rock The Block (Cassopolis).

This will be your LAST CHANCE to get early season pricing on all Season Pass Products. To get this special pricing you must fill out your application and make payment at the booth. Stop by and Let’s talk skiing, snowboarding and possible winter employment options. Enter to win a 2022-23 Season Pass and a $250 gift card!

First Friday 10/7/22
Marcellus, Michigan
Come visit us at Delightful Designs, 127 W Main Street.
5-8 PM
Rock The Block 10/8/22
Cassopolis, Michigan
Come visit us on the Boardwalk by the food trucks
5-8 PM