What hours does your program run?
Friday PM Lessons run from 7pm-9pm
Saturday & Sunday lessons run from 10-3 with lunch on your own from 12-1pm
Our building is open about an hour and a half before lessons start to when lessons end.
All About the Pigpen!
What is the pigpen? The pigpen is the powderpigs lodge, and is the home base for our all of our programs! The little building to the left of the main pigpen is the little pigpen and was our original building when the ski school started at Hyak! The ...
Program Session Abbreviations
Youth Ski Programs: FriPM Youth Ski: Friday PM Youth Ski (Ages 5-12) SA Youth Ski: Saturday Youth Ski (Ages 4-12) SU Youth Ski: Sunday Youth Ski (Ages 4-12) Older Youth Beginner Ski Program (Age 9-15) FriPM Tween Ski: Friday PM Tween Ski (Ages 9-15) ...
Instructor Time Commitment
Our ski school runs 9 consecutive weeks with a break around the February holidays. We ask that instructors pick at least one day (Fri PM, Sat or Sun) and commit to teaching the full 9 weeks (barring extenuating circumstances such as illness), as you ...
What is your Schedule?
Days of the Week: Our classes are multi-week programs that run every week on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Our building, the Pigpen, is open starting about an hour and half before lessons start through the end of lessons. Schedule for the 2024 ...
What does it mean to be an instructor?
Instructors are the backbone of our program. As a Powderpigs instructor you are expected to have a genuine enthusiasm for teaching children to ski and snowboard. The benefits of becoming an instructor are numerous. Besides the satisfaction that comes ...