Located in Albion, Idaho is the family centered ski and snowboarding resort of “Pomerelle Mountain.”
Unlike other Utah ski resorts, “Pomerelle Mountain Resort’s” affinity for families with young children translates into free and discounted programs geared specifically towards the children who will be experiencing the thrill of winter sports for the first time.
What follows is a brief description about the resort and its special first time family package.
First Timers Ski or Snowboard for Free
Calling all wanna be skiers and snowboarders ages 7 and older: “On December 19th, 2010 the “Pomerelle Resort Mountain” staff will be offering free ski and snowboarding lessons throughout the day.
In order to avoid missing out on this fun and affordable opportunity advance reservations are required. Those interested in participating in the “learn to ski and snowboard” programs should call the “Pomerelle Mountain Resort” staff at 208-673-5599.
Hours of Operation and Fees
During the winter “Pomerelle Mountain Resort” is open daily from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm. It also maintains evening hours Tuesday through Saturday from 4:00 pm until 9:00 pm.
Night skiing is permissible from December 26th through March. Skiing and snowboarding instruction is offered 7 days a week.
Daily lift rates range from $10.00 up to $38.00. Children under 6 years of age are admitted onto the lift for free when accompanied by a parent.
Ski rentals at the “Pomerelle Mountain Resort” range from $20.00 to $40.00 and snowboard rentals range from $15.00 up to $45.00.
Pomerelle Mountain Resort Features
Conveniently situated in “Sawtooth National Forest”, “Pomerelle Mountain Resort” boasts an elevation of 8,000 feet.
Visitors to the resort can enjoy skiing, snowboarding and snowshoeing in a friendly, family atmosphere that features 24 expertly groomed slopes, a vertical drop of 1,000 feet, a “Magic Carpet Boardwalk”, one triple lift chair and one double lift chair.
Special events and discounted packages are offered throughout the year such as the “Learn to Ski and Snowboard” program, the “Lady’s Day” program and the “Teen Screamer” program. Details on all of “Pomerelle Mountain Resort’s” special events are listed on the resort’s website.
Pomerelle Mountain Resort
Post Office Box 158
Albion, ID 83311
Those who are interested in learning more about experiencing the thrill of a Utah winter should log onto the state’s tourism website. In addition to basic Utah information, the site also offers a section entitled “Hot Deals” that lists the entire various ski and stay packages offered throughout the state.