Buy Online
First Timer's Guide

First Timer's Guide

Welcome to the wonderful world of Winter snow sports! We know that once you get out on the snow for the first time, you will choose to return again and again. This web guide will help make your first experience both fun and easy! By reviewing this information while planning your first visit, you'll arrive at Whitetail Resort well prepared to begin your skiing or snowboarding adventure. Select any of the headings below to learn more about each topic.


NSAA Conversion CupOur Award-Winning Program Is Ranked #1 in the USA

You have made an excellent choice in selecting Whitetail Resort to help you get started in your new Winter adventure. Our programs for new skiers and snowboarders were recognized as the best in the country by the National Ski Areas Association (NSAA) during the 2010-2011 winter season. The Discovery Program for first timers is a great way to learn at your own pace. 


What to Wear

This section of our guide will help you decide what to wear during your visit to Whitetail. By dressing properly, you'll stay comfortable no matter what Mother Nature throws at you.


Arriving at Whitetail

Arrival at Whitetail will be a breeze with the information provided in this section of our guide. From parking information to the folks who can give you all the answers you are looking for, it is all right here in this section.


Package Options

We offer several package options for you to choose from. This section of our guide will help you determine which one will best suit your needs on your visit to Whitetail.


Rental Experience

Getting set up in your rental skis or snowboard can be a challenge on your first visit. This section of our guide will walk you through the entire process from start to finish.


The Lessons

Whitetail Resort is known nationally for its award-winning Ski & Snowboard School. This section of our guide will describe what you can expect in your first lesson (ages 8 and up) at Whitetail Resort. Learn at your own pace in the Discovery Zone.


What's Next

This section of our guide will describe what happens on your next visit, now that you have enjoyed a great day here at Whitetail. Our Mountain Passport program is a great way for new skiers and boarders to enjoy an entire season of savings!

Mountain Passport

Click Here to Activate Fun