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Lesson + Child Care Package

Child Care Package

The Best Way to Get Your Little Ones Started on the Slopes

Available to 3–4 Year Olds

If your littlest ones aren’t quite ready for a full day on the hill, ski lesson/child care packages are offered daily that include lunch, snacks, rest time and tons of fun on and off the snow. Small group sizes, playful teaching areas, carpet lifts and fun-loving kid specialists allow the children to progress at their own pace on the slopes.

After the lesson is finished at 12PM, the group heads to the Mammoth Child Care facility for lunch, rest and playtime for the remainder of the day.


Lesson + Lift Ticket

Lunch included. 


Lesson + Lift Ticket +Rentals

Lunch included.


Prices are date dependent (early/late season, holiday, midweek) and subject to change.

Program Details

The 2 main benefits to the Lesson + Childcare Package over the regular Pioneer lesson are:

1. The Child Care + Lesson package is a full-day program (9:30AM–4PM), where the Pioneer lesson is only a half-day (9:30AM–12PM).

2. If your child struggles on the hill or no longer wants to participate in the program, they will simply be escorted back to Mammoth Child Care facility for play until pickup at 4PM, allowing parents to continue skiing/riding.

What to Pack

Weatherproof outerwear including warm jacket and snow pants, mittens or gloves, goggles, neck gator, helmet and ski/snowboard equipment. Sunscreen must be applied before arriving to the lesson. Equipment and helmet are available for rent inside the Mammoth Kids facility at Main and Canyon Lodges. Please bring a backpack with a change of clothes for after the lesson as well as any napping necessities for your child.

Please label as many of your child’s belongs as possible, especially backpacks, mittens, sunglasses, goggles, hats and boots, as this will expedite the check-in process.

Morning Drop Off is at Mammoth Kids Ski School

All Children registered for the Lesson/Childcare Package must be dropped off directly at the Mammoth Kids facility at Canyon Lodge or Mammoth Kids facility at Main Lodge (not Mammoth Child Care facility). If your child needs rental equipment, please arrive at 8AM as the process for proper fitting can take 30–45 minutes. Rentals are available for fitting beginning at 8AM inside Mammoth Kids.

Afternoon Pick Up is at Mammoth Child Care Facility

Lesson/Childcare Package students (along with their belongings) are transported by staff to Mammoth Child Care as soon as they are finished with the lesson at 12PM.

  • Children at Canyon Lodge are transported via The Village Gondola to Mammoth Child Care in The Village.

  • Children at Main Lodge are escorted to Mammoth Child Care located inside The Mammoth Mountain Inn.

  • Unless special arrangements are made with our staff, please plan to pick up your child at the appropriate Mammoth Child Care facility.   

  • Check-In/Equipment Fitting: 8–9:15AM

  • Lesson Time: 9:30AM–12PM

  • Return to Mammoth Child Care Facility: 12–4PM (lunch at child care facility along with rest time)

Pricing & Program Details

To redeem all items reserved or purchased online from a Mammoth Mountain ticket counter or business, the purchaser must be in person at time of redemption and present the following:

  • Purchase confirmation email
  • Valid photo ID
  • Original credit or debit card used for the purchase
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