Kids Center

Information

The Kid’s Center, located in the Base Lodge, is home to our on-site Daycare Center (ages 6 months to 6 years) and the Ski/Ride and Play Program (ages 3 to 6).

These programs give young children the opportunity to enjoy a memorable day at Whitefish!

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On-Mountain Daycare

The Daycare Center is a space for our youngest guests to play and rest while their families enjoy the slopes. Activities include: storytelling, art projects, singing and music, puzzles, games, and outside playtime (weather dependent). The Daycare Center does not provide ski instruction.

  • Available for children 6 months to 6 years old
  • Welcoming, comfortable, safe and cozy space
  • Two napping rooms available for infant and toddler rest periods
  • Low staff-to-child ratio
  • Snacks provided for all children, lunch provided during full day sessions

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Daycare Reservations

All daycare reservation are made online. Space is limited and demand is high, so reservations are strongly recommended.

If you have questions about the program, please email kidscenter@skiwhitefish.com or call 406-862-1999.

Daycare Online Reservations

Daycare Rates

Half Day
(9am-12pm or 1pm-4pm)

Full Day
(9am-4pm *Includes lunch)

Infant (6 to 12 months)

$86 $112

Child (1 to 6 years)

$64 $84

Cancellation Policy We ask that you cancel by phone or in-person no later than 2 pm the day prior to your reservation. Cancellations made later than 2 pm the day prior will result in a $25 cancellation fee. Guests who no-show for a reservation will be charged the full cost of the program, and any future reservations will be cancelled.

Ski/Ride & Play

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Ski/Ride & Play is our Group Lesson program for 3 to 6 year olds. The program includes on-snow lessons with small group sizes, and supervised break time as needed to warm up and relax before getting back on the slopes.

  • Price includes: lesson, lift ticket, and overnight rental storage for students
  • Equipment rentals are not included, but a 25% discount is available at the rental shop
  • Super easy check-in: equipment pick-up, lift tickets, and lesson start all happen at the Base Lodge
  • Lunch is included for Full Day sessions
  • Meet at the Kids Center at 9 am for Full Day and Morning Half Day Lessons. Meet at the Kid’s Center at 1 pm for Afternoon Half Day Lessons.
  • Lesson groups will be formed by ability level at the Kid’s Center as students arrive.

Ski/Ride & Play Reservations

Space is limited and demand is high, so reservations are strongly recommended.

If you have questions about the program, please email kidscenter@skiwhitefish.com or call 406-862-1999.

Ski/Ride & Play

Price

Half Day (details)

$130

Full Day (details)

$180

Ski/Ride – Half Day

Ages 3-6. 9am—12pm or 1pm—4pm. The program includes on-snow lessons with small group sizes, and supervised break time as needed to warm up and relax before getting back on the slopes. Call 406-862-1999 for more information.

Ski/Ride – Full Day

Ages 3-6. 9am—4pm. The program includes on-snow lessons with small group sizes, and supervised break time as needed to warm up and relax before getting back on the slopes. Call 406-862-1999 for more information.