Closed for the 2021-2022 Season – More upgrades planned!

Closed 3/9 & 3/10

In order to conserve snow and provide an awesome final weekend of skiing and boarding, we have decided to close the slopes for Wednesday March 9th and Thursday March 10th. We will reopen Friday March 11th at 4pm and close at 8pm. Saturday hours will be 9am – 8pm and Sunday we will be open from 9am to 5pm.

Sunday March 13th will be our final day of the 2021-2022 season. Come on out and make some turns this weekend, or regret the fact that you missed out!

MARCH MADNESS SPRING SKIING HOURS

With the arrival of March and more spring-like weather, we are adjusting our hours and rates. Here are our planned hours and days of operation.

Tuesday March 8 – 4PM – 8PM -$25 Lift & $25 Rental
Wednesday March 9 – CLOSED
Thursday March 10 – CLOSED
Friday March 11 – 4PM – 8PM -$25 Lift & $25 Rental

Saturday March 12 – 9AM – 8PM
Sunday March 13 – 9AM – 5PM

Mother Nature is about to throw us some crazy March Madness weather this weekend. As always, please call ahead 269-244-8016 or check the website for up-to-date conditions and hours.

Carve Into Spring Season Pass Sale

Season Passes on sale NOW! Buy a season pass for the 2022-2023 season now and ski the rest of this season and ALL of next season. Must purchase before the last day of the 2022 ski season. Stop by customer service to learn more and to buy at the best price possible!

SEASON PASS FLYER

 

Wednesday Night Racing Postponed until 1-12-22

WEDNESDAY NIGHT RACE LEAGUE

Wednesday Night Racing will make its triumphant return…1/12/22

Mother Nature has brought in some natural snow and amazing snowmaking conditions. We still need to build enough base to be able to set gates, so we are postponing our start. We still expect to have 6 nights of racing action ahead of us!

Join us for gate bashing fun for just $75 in advance for the whole season or $20/night if paid day of.

Swiss Valley provides an excellent opportunity for any advanced beginner through expert skier, of all ages – male or female, to hit the gates and have some fun!  Mom, Dad, Teenager, Neighbor, Friends, Co-Workers are all invited to join our scheduled Wednesday night racing. On our race nights,  two courses will be set by 6:00PM.  Each racer is encouraged to make 4 runs with the best of two being used for the nightly awards.

Enjoy awards, food and drink specials in our Chalet or Fireside Picnic Area to celebrate your victory! Those under the age of 21 will celebrate Fireside after racing while those 21 & Up can tell gate bashing stories while enjoying food and drink specials in the Chalet!  We encourage all to participate! Join us for this family friendly competition and night out at Swiss Valley!

RACE FORMAT

We will have two divisions, Adult/Challenge & Novice/Family:

  • The Adult/Challenge Course will be for those expecting a more technically challenging race course and for those with racing experience.
  • The Novice/Family Course will be set to encourage skill development and advance your skiing technique through the challenge of competition.
  • Scoring will be points based and by division/class.

Junior Development Team (JDT) Registration Deadline is December 12th.

Junior Development Team (JDT)

Swiss Valley Racing for ages 5-14 years old

JDT is open to all skiers ages 5 to 14, of all ability levels.

JDT Racers are encouraged to attend scheduled events which include races held at Swiss Valley, Timber Ridge, Bittersweet, Cannonsburg, Mt. Brighton, Alpine Valley, and Caberfae Peaks. JDT Director, Jennifer Perry Ross, leads the coaching team made up of former racers and professional ski instructors. This program is extremely affordable with each team member enjoying up to 35 hours of instruction and coaching for only $150. Lift tickets & additional event fees not included.

Program Goals & Training

The JDT program’s primary goal is to give our team members a chance to learn the art of ski racing and improve their overall skiing skills while having fun. Team Participation includes a Holiday JDT Race Camp along with weekly practices scheduled for Tuesday nights and weekend mornings.

Membership Deadline December 12th – REGISTER NOW!

Membership must be purchased by December 12, 2021, limited space available. Membership cost is $150.00 for the season.

Questions

Please email Coach Jen with any questions regarding JDT and Membership perry050@gmail.com

…And For Parents!

Parents are encouraged to participate in the complimentary Tuesday Night Parent Ski Clinics, held at the same time as JDT practice. Our Parent Instructor plans a fun lesson each week and also spends time discussing race basics for maximum parent involvement. No additional cost, just show up! Updates for the lessons will be posted on the JDT Facebook group page. Lesson content varies.

For more information onour JDT Program visit http://www.skiswissvalley.com/racing-programs

Wednesday Race League is Back – All Abilities Welcome!

WEDNESDAY NIGHT RACE LEAGUE RETURNS TO SWISS VALLEY! We encourage all to participate. Join us for this family friendly competition and night out at Swiss Valley.

Wednesday Night Racing will take place the first 6 Wednesdays of 2022. Join us for gate bashing fun for just $75 in advance for the whole season or $20/night if paid day of. Swiss Valley provides an excellent opportunity for any advanced beginner through expert skier, of all ages – male or female, to hit the gates and have some fun! Mom, Dad, Teenager, Neighbor, Friends, Co-Workers are all invited to join our scheduled Wednesday night racing.

On our race nights, two courses will be set by 6:00PM. Each racer is encouraged to make 4 runs with the best of two being used for the nightly awards. Enjoy awards, food and drink specials in our Chalet or Fireside Picnic Area to celebrate your victory. Those under the age of 21 will celebrate Fireside after racing while those 21 & Up can tell gate bashing stories while enjoying food and drink specials in the Chalet.

RACE FORMAT We will have two divisions, Adult/Challenge & Novice/Family:

The Adult/Challenge Course will be for those expecting a more technically challenging race course and for those with racing experience.

The Novice/Family Course will be set to encourage skill development and advance your skiing technique through the challenge of competition.

Scoring will be points based and by division/class.

REGISTER NOW!!!!! https://skiswissvalley.ltibooking.com/categories/wednesday-night-race-league

WARREN MILLER – Riviera Theatre – November 18, 2021

Snow Fans!

Warren Miller is BACK, at the Riviera Theatre, on Thursday, November 18 at 7:30!!

Winter Starts Now


Like your favorite boots, the only fitting way to kick off winter is with Warren Miller 🙂  Doors open at 6:45 and at 7:30 we are heading to Maine & Utah & Cali & Alaska (of course) and a nice tour of some local hotspots like SnowKing & Howelsen! 

All your favorite resorts are in the house & SWAG is coming together beautifully.


FB your friends & grab tix at Uncle Jib’s, the Riviera Theatre, or at warrenmiller.blogspot.com – today!  Brought to you by ALL our friends at:

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Let it SNOW!

The Riviera Theatre is located in Three Rivers Michigan – directions below

Ski Clubs are Back! All you need is to organize a group of 10 to ski or ride for Free!

Ski Clubs are Back! The Ski Club Program is designed to accommodate any level skier or snowboarder from novice to advance.

Any group of 10 or more can participate! Schools, offices, organizations, neighborhoods, or civic groups may form a ski club – it’s easy to do!

The cost is affordable AND group sponsors Ski & Ride Free!

Don’t know how to ski or snowboard? No worries, lessons are included too.

Now is the time to sign up – All you need is a minimum of 10 people ready to have some fun together this winter!

More Information at http://www.skiswissvalley.com/groups-field-trips-ski-clubs/ OR Contact Shawna at 269-244-5635 ext 201 or shawna@skiswissvalley.com

The 2021-2022 Unlimited Season Pass will be On Sale August 31!