2009-2010 Group Programs Rates
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2009-2010 Group Programs & Rates For the most WINTER FUN! Ski - Snowboard - Snowshoe Tubing - Tobogganing Mt Seymour is the best choice for groups! • Most affordable and value-added programs • Event room rentals available for your group • The friendly, family-owned, locals’ mountain! • Best terrain for beginners and intermediates • Professional instructors and guides • Two-hour ski and snowboard lessons • Fast and up-to-date equipment rental system • Mix-and-match activities • The most snow! Over 10 metres annually! • 10 exciting snowshoe programs to choose from • Snow Tube Park 1700 Mount Seymour Road, North Vancouver, BC V7G 1L3 www.mountseymour.com p: 604-986-2261 Welcome to Mt Seymour! Come visit Mt Seymour this winter and immerse yourself in magnificent snow-capped mountains and breathtaking views of Vancouver, the Islands, and the Valley. We invite you to spend a day or season with your friends, family or co-workers, ripping some powder or snowshoeing on a pristine snowy trail. Group Season Pass Deal - Buy 10 and Get 1 Free! Area Season Passes offer tremendous value - valid for all lifts and snowshoe trails. New this season: All season pass holders receive a coupon book packed with savings for the mountain. Buy 10 Season Passes and get 1 free (buy 20 and get 2 free, and so on). Call for our current rates. Mt Seymour is not a venue for Vancouver’s 2010 Winter Olympics and as such has no blackout days. Ski and snowboard all season long! Ski and Snowboard Group Rates (5% GST included) Area Pass/Lift Ticket Age Category Full Day (Open-10pm) Nights (4pm-10pm) Adult (19-64) $31.00 $26.00 Student (19+) $24.00 $20.00 Youth (13-18) $24.00 $20.00 Senior (65+) $24.00 $20.00 Child (6-12) $18.00 $16.00 Tot (5 & under) Free Free • Minimum 10 paying people to qualify for group rates • For every 10 lift tickets purchased, get one lift ticket free • Students must show valid picture student ID to qualify for student rates Skiing & Snowboarding – Lessons & Rentals Age Category Ski/SB Rental Ski/SB 2 Hour Grp Lesson Adult (19-64) $32.00 $37.00 Student (19+) $32.00 $37.00 Youth (13-18) $32.00 $37.00 Senior (65+) $25.00 $37.00 Child (6-12) $22.00 $37.00 Tot (5 & under) $12.00 N/A • Rentals include skis, boots and poles or snowboard and boots (Helmets and ski clothing are available to rent at additional charges) Skiing & Snowboarding – Lesson Packages Age Category Lift/Rental/Lesson Lift/Lesson Lesson/Rental Adult (19-64) $94.00 $68.00 $69.00 Student (19+) $90.00 $61.00 $69.00 Youth (13-18) $90.00 $61.00 $69.00 Senior (65+) $86.00 $61.00 $62.00 Child (6-12) $77.00 $55.00 $59.00 Snow Tube Park Snow tubing is fun for groups of all ages and abilities. No skill is required. Our tubing area is equipped with a handle tow and we provide durable nylon covered tubes for a smooth, controlled ride. $13 per person for 2 hours; each additional hour $6 (rates incl. 5% GST) • Rates include tube rental; min. 20 to qualify for group rates • 1 free for every 10 in group • Call ahead to confirm space/tube availability Tobogganing for groups also available. Must provide own toboggan. $7 per day (includes 5% GST). Crazy carpets avail. for purchase: $6/sml; $8/lrg Snowshoe Programs Fun and educational! Qualified interpretive guides lead groups through beautiful forested trails exclusive to snowshoers. Rates include guide, trail fees, snowshoe rental and a hot beverage at the end of the program. Minimum 10 paid participants to qualify for these rates. For every 10 paid, one person goes free! All snowshoe group rates below include GST (5%). Call for times and to register. Program Descriptions and Group Rates 1. Winter Discovery (formerly Nature Traveller) - 2 hours - Weekends/Holidays: $29 Adult, $25 Student/Youth/Senior, $22 Child; Weekdays: $27 Adult, $23 Student/Youth/Senior, $20 Child Have you ever wondered how trees and animals on the mountain survive under a blanket of snow? Discover the incredible adaptation techniques of wildlife in a winter environment while learning the fundamentals of winter safety. 2. Nature Games - 2 hours - Weekends/Holidays: $29 Adult, $25 Student/Youth/Senior, $22 Child; Weekdays: $27 Adult, $23 Student/Youth/Senior, $20 Child For the kid in you - be prepared for fun! Play nature adventure games on snowshoes while learning about some of the amazing characteristics of a winter ecosystem. 3. Navigate Nature (formerly Orienteering Fun) - 2 hours - Weekends/Holidays: $29 Adult, $25 Student/Youth/Senior, $22 Child; Weekdays: $27 Adult, $23 Student/Youth/Senior, $20 Child Learn how to navigate successfully through nature. This is a great introduction to compass use and taking/following bearings. No experience is required – just a sense of adventure! 4. Winter Workout - 2 hours - Weekends/Holidays: $29 Adult, $25 Student/Youth/Senior, $22 Child; Weekdays: $27 Adult, $23 Student/Youth/Senior, $20 Child Combine fitness and fun as guests enjoy a scenic snowshoe hike and get a great winter workout. 5. NEW! Spirit of Sport - 2 hours - Weekends/Holidays: $29 Adult, $25 Student/Youth/Senior, $22 Child; Weekdays: $27 Adult, $23 Student/Youth/Senior, $20 Child Experience the exhilaration of team games on snowshoes! Guests will engage in friendly competition against each other while building team spirit, burning energy and having tons of fun. 6. NEW! Mountain Mystery & History - 2 hours - Weekends/Holidays: $29 Adult, $25 Student/Youth/Senior, $22 Child Weekdays: $27 Adult, $23 Student/Youth/Senior, $20 Child Go back in time and unlock the mysteries of the mountain. Who was here first? How did they get here? Learn about the secret cabins in the forest on this fascinating look at the history of the people and the land of Mt Seymour. 7. Winter Survival - 3 hours - $33 - All age categories and days Learn how to be “winter smart” in a mountain environment. This experiential program will get you into the forest on snowshoes where you will learn essential winter survival skills and, if conditions permit, try your hand at building snow shelters. 8. Evening Chocolate Fondue Tour: A Chocolate Indulgence - 2.5 hours - $48 - All age categories (excluding Saturday nights) Enjoy the enchantment of an evening snowshoe tour as you explore the magic of winter. This 2.5 hour guided experience will lead you through rolling forested trails to a hand-carved snow lounge where you’ll indulge in a delicious chocolate fondue. 9. Amazing Snowshoe Race - 2 hours - $36 - All age categories and days Based on “The Amazing Race”, this team building program leads groups through a fun and fast-paced scavenger hunt and fact-finding mission…on snowshoes! Test your group’s wit while solving a series of mental challenges and mind-bending riddles. 10. Survivor: A Winter Challenge - 2 hours - $36 - All age categories and days This hands-on “Survivor” themed program will lead teams through a series of winter-related challenges. Given a survival scenario and specific supplies, your group will try their hands at skill-testing activites such as shelter-building, orienteering, melting snow etc... Self-Guided Snowshoeing Also Available Adult/Student/Youth/Senior: Trail Pass - $8/day; With Rentals - $25/day Child: Trail Pass - $6/day; With Rentals - $18/day For all Mt Seymour Programs, Rentals and Passes - Adult: 19-64; Student: 19+ with ID; Youth: 13-18; Senior: 65+; Child: 6-12 Room Rentals Why not add a room to your group booking? Great for events, meetings, classes, parties or just to hang out, eat and keep your stuff! Earl Pletsch (EP) Meeting Room (Alpine Activity Centre) $45/hr, min. 3-hour rental Size: 1026 square ft. (27’ x 38’) Capacities: Theatre 90 ppl, Reception 95 ppl, Meetings 50 ppl, Meals 50-80 ppl Catering available. Call for details. Note: Moderate liquor consumption is permitted in the Earl Pletsch room, provided you purchase a special occasion licence from a BC Liquor Store one week prior to your event (requires someone in your group to have Serving It Right certification). Let us know if your event will involve alcohol consumption. Enquist Yurt $110 per 3-hour block rental Capacity: 50 ppl seated BBQ available on request Other Facilities Elevation 1020m family restaurant (fully licensed) - delicious breakfasts, lunches and dinners Grill Works cafeteria - quick and tasty meals and snacks Enquist Lodge Mt Seymour is constructing its new Enquist Lodge, located at the Enquist Tube Park! The lodge will feature both public and private group spaces. Check our website for the latest info regarding its completion. Become a Certified Ski and/or Snowboard Instructor Looking for a great career or seasonal job? Why not train and become a certified instructor? Suitable for advanced skiers and snowboarders, there are a number of courses offered through CSIA (Canada Ski Instructors Alliance) and CASI (Canadian Association of Snowboard Instructors) that are taught at Mt Seymour (visit www.snowpro.com for more details on these programs and book them through these organizations). Mt Seymour is also developing an instructor internship whereby you can develop your skills toward the goal of taking these certifications. Check our website for more details on this exciting new program, coming soon! Mountain Hosts Wanted We are always looking for volunteers to help make guests feel comfortable at our resort. To qualify, you must be at least an intermediate-level skier or snowboarder and have a passion for customer service and hospitality. Contact John Gow at firstname.lastname@example.org for more details. Getting Here Mt Seymour, located in North Vancouver, is a 30-minute drive from downtown Vancouver. Parking is free during the season at the resort. Please check our website or call for driving directions. For those wishing to park at the base of the mountain or arriving via public transit (please call Translink for at 604.953.3333 for routes), a shuttle bus will travel back and forth from Parkgate Mall (located at the base of Mt Seymour) to our resort on a regular schedule during the season on a first-come, first-served basis. Note: Space for large groups is not guaranteed! Please check our website or call in November for the schedule and fares for the shuttle.