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Register Your South Orange & Maplewood Kids Grades 6-12 for Ski Club Now

From the Maplewood Department of Recreation:

Maplewood Ski Club

The Maplewood Department of Recreation & Cultural Affairs will once again be offering Friday night Ski & Snowboard Trips this winter to Mountain Creek. This program is open to all Maplewood and South Orange children in grades 6-12.

Ski Trips will be held for 5 consecutive Fridays at the Mountain Creek Resort in Vernon, NJ beginning Friday, January 8, 2015. The bus will be departing from Maplewood Community Pool on Boyden Avenue at3:45pm. All buses will return to the Maplewood Community pool around11:00pm.

January 8
January 15
January 22
January 29
February 5

Make-up Dates:
February 19th (if a previous trip was cancelled by the recreation department)
February 26th (if a previous trip was cancelled by the recreation department)


STEP 1- Register for a seat on the bus. The fee to register for the bus is $100 and can be done by:
– Registering online: (Please select the ‘Fall/Winter 2015-16’ season and then ‘Ski Club – Bus Seat Registration’)

– Contacting the Recreation Department at (973) 763-4202

– Visiting the Recreation Department at 574 Valley Street in Maplewood (office hours are 9am – 4:30pm)

STEP 2 – After purchasing transportation through the recreation department, an email will be sent to the ski club members with the information on how to purchase tickets/items from Mountain Creek directly including waiver documents (lift tickets, season passes, food vouchers, rental skis, etc). All emails will be sent to the email address that you have set up on your CommunityPass account.

STEP 3 – Tickets/items that are purchased directly through Mountain Creek (season passes, lift/lesson cards, food vouchers only), will be mailed to the recreation department.  The recreation department will contact you by email to let you know when these items are available for pick-up in advance of the ski trips.  All envelopes that aren’t picked up, will be left with bus chaperones for the first trip. However, it is recommended that all items be picked up in advance. 

STEP 4 – Don’t be late for the bus!  The bus will leave no later than 4pm(no exceptions!). And most importantly, have FUN!     


(once registered and paid for bus, members MUST purchase one ticket option: Lift/Lesson card OR Student Pass)

– Lift/Lesson Card (valid for 5 ski club trips only): $139.99


Ski Club Student Season Pass:
(Ski at all 5 trips with our club plus any other time during the season)

*(after 10/31, price increases to $249.99)



Rental Equipment (valid for 5 trips): $109.99 
(Helmet & Damage Insurance included!)

Meal Vouchers (5 vouchers): $49.75
(choice of burger, pizza or chicken fingers w/ fries & fountain drink)

Premium Meal Vouchers (5 vouchers): $59.75
Choose 1: (Grab & Go sandwich or Grab and Go Salad, or Soup)

Choose 1: (Apple/Orange or individual Yogurt)

Choose 1: (Bottled Water, Bottle Juice, Carton Milk)

* tax may apply

If you have any interest in becoming a chaperone this year, please contact Chris at the Maplewood Recreation Department by calling (973) 763-4202 or emailing [email protected]. We please ask that you are available to volunteer for all five Friday night trips.
For questions, please contact the Maplewood Recreation Department at(973) 763-4202 or email us at [email protected]

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