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Child Sessions 332-5340

It's all about having a great time while learning a life long sport. Bogus Basin offers session lessons that create great opportunities to learn, make friendships, and have FUN! Session lessons are available for all ability levels and interests. The Mogul Mouse Program is for children ages 3-6, the Mountain Mite Program is for children ages 7-11. Sessions include four half-day lessons or four full-day lessons with the same instructor. Check Session dates and times for class schedules.

Classes meet either in the Mouse House on the bottom level of the J.R. Simplot Lodge or in the flats in front of the J.R. Simplot Lodge. Look for signs indicating ski or snowboard ability levels. Ski & Snowboard School staff will begin forming groups fifteen minutes prior to class. Classes are formed by age and ability, and class sizes do vary. 

All Bogus Basin Ski & Snowboard lesson fees are non-refundable.  Lesson prices do not include lift access or equipment unless otherwise stated.  All programs and lease equipment are subject to availabilty.  

Mogul Mouse (Ages 3-6)

Mogul Mouse Programs include four half day or four full day lessons. Classes meet in the Mouse House on the bottom level of the J.R. Simplot Lodge. Children may be dropped off in the Mouse House one hour before their lesson start time. Groups will be formed based on age and ability, class sizes are small. Sessions include four half day or full day lessons.

Mogul Mouse

Half Day Lessons .............................................................................................................$149.00

Available for all ability levels
  • Ski only
  • Offered daily, no Monday and Wednesday morning sessions
  • Includes a session of four half day lessons
  • Children must be 3 years old by September 1st, 2013
  • Children must be potty trained
  • Chair riding assistance provided
  • Half day supervision provided
  • Morning session drop off time 9:00am, and pick up time 11:45am
  • Afternoon session drop off time 1:00pm, and pick up time 3:45pm
  • Session dates and times
Program information flyer Mogul Mouse Flyer.pdf

Full Day Lessons .............................................................................................................$249.00

Available for all ability levels
  • Ski only
  • Offered weekends and holidays
  • Includes a session of four full day lessons
  • Children must be 3 years old by September 1st, 2013
  • Children must be potty trained
  • Chair riding assistance provided
  • Full day supervision provided
  • Morning drop off  time 9:00am
  • Afternoon pick up time 3:45pm
  • Session dates and times
Program information flyer Mogul Mouse Flyer.pdf


A FREE MOUSE HOUSE orientation meeting will familiarize you with the program, such as where to go, what to expect, and how to prepare your children for the mountain experience. All orientations are at 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Bogus Basin administration office, 2600 Bogus Basin Rd. in Boise. Call 332-5340 for details.

Orientation Dates
Session IMonday 12/09/2013
Holiday I & IIMonday 12/16/2013
Session IIMonday 12/30/2013
Session IIIMonday 1/27/2014
Session IV & Spring BreakMonday 2/24/2014

Mountain Mites (Ages 7-11)

Mountain Mites Programs include four half day or full day lessons. See Session dates and times for schedules. Classes meet on the flats in front of the J.R. Simplot lodge. Look for signs indicating ski or snowboard, age groups, and ability levels. Ski and Snowboard School staff will begin forming groups 15 minutes prior to each class. Groups will be formed by age and ability, class sizes vary. Sessions include four four half day or full day lessons.

Mountain Mite

Half Day Lessons .............................................................................................................$79.00

Available for all ability levels
  • Ski or snowboard
  • Offered weekends and holidays
  • Also available Saturday evenings in January and February
  • Includes a session of four half day or night lessons
  • Children must be 7 years old by the session start date
  • Chair riding assistance not provided
  • Supervision during lesson time only
  • Morning session drop off time 9:45am, and pick up time 11:45am
  • Afternoon session drop off time 1:45pm, and pick up time 3:45pm
  • Session dates and times
Program information flyer Mountain Mite Flyer.pdf

Full Day Lessons .............................................................................................................$159.00

Available for all ability levels
  • Ski or snowboard
  • Offered weekends and holidays
  • Includes a session of four full day lessons
  • Children must be 7 years old by the session start date
  • Chair riding assistance not provided
  • Supervision during lesson time only
  • Morning session drop off time 9:45am, and pick up times 11:45pm
  • Afternoon session drop off time 1:45pm, and pick up time 3:45pm
  • Session dates and times
Program information flyer Mountain Mite Flyer.pdf


Registration and information 332-5340