What is SOFT START™?
Windells’ Soft Start™ program is the perfect opportunity to learn freeskiing the fast, fun and easy way on soft snow with specially designed terrain. The 8-Day Soft Start™ program provides the most comprehensive learn to freeski program on Earth. Soft Start™ is offered to both Youth and Adult campers during every session (specific registration required).
This revolutionary ‘learn to freeski’ program was developed in conjunction with High Cascade Snowboard Camp and is designed for those who have spent little to no time skiing in the park. Attending Soft Start™ still allows you to be 100% part of normal camp, but when it comes time to ski, you will be placed in a specialized group, riding specialized terrain designed to MAKE YOU A FREESKIER.
WHY SOFT START™?
Warm weather –No need to freeze! Plus, when you’re warm, your muscles are more cooperative.
Soft Snow –Nature’s crash pad…face it, you’re gonna fall. Why not do it on soft snow?
Terrain Based Learning -Simple banks and rollers designed to safely help you learn.
Our Awesome Coaches -Some of the best in the biz, ready to get you going.
Small Group Size –4 skiers or less per coach
Perfect Summer Learning Terrain -Accessed by two high speed quad chairs
Off-snow learning opportunities -Video analysis, trampolines, a foam pit and more.
We are so sure of the program, we guarantee you will learn how to ski. If you don’t, we will comp you another Soft Start™ Session!
Should you be in the Soft Start™ Program?
Soft Start™ is for someone who has never skied or who has tried once but hasn't learned to hockey-stop.
Maybe you’ve never even stepped foot on snow?
Perhaps you’ve tried once or twice but you never got the hang of it?
Perhaps you’ve been turned off by the blistery cold and hard icy winter slopes?