Hans’ Kids

Level: Beginner • Ages 5+
Learn the basics of racing and ski techniques that will provide a good base for future racing.

Skills Required: Stopping, turning, ability to ride the chairlift unassisted.

Dates: Saturdays starting January 7th through February 25th
(No class February 18th)
Time: 10 a.m. – noon

Cost: $140 for all sessions*
*Season Pass or valid daily lift ticket required to participate.


Bamboo Bashers

Level: Intermediate • Ages 7+
Graduates of Hans’ Kids or skiers with some race experience will learn more
about ski technique and racing in gates. Some NASTAR races included during class time.

Skills Required: Stopping, turning, ability to ride chairlift unassisted.
Dates: Sundays, January 8th thru february 26th
(No class February 19th)
1:00 p.m. NASTAR race included during class.

Cost: $180*

*Season Pass or valid daily lift ticket required to participate.


D-Team (Developmental Team)

MLST is a parent-run organization that offers several programs for intermediate through expert-level youth ski racers. All MLST program fees are payable directly to the MLST.

A current, valid season pass at Mt. La Crosse is also required for participation (Payable to Mt. La Crosse).
A complete list of MLST Programs and information can be found at www.mtlacrosseskiteam.com



High School Racing

Students in grades 9-12 are eligible to race for their high school. Participating area high schools compete against one another at weekly conference races at Mt. La Crosse and in one or two invitational races at other host sites. Participants must have a current Mt. La Crosse season pass and must be comfortable navigating intermediate slopes. Visit the conference website at:

www.lacrossealpineracers.com for further details and FAQs.


Mt La Crosse Ski Team

(USSA Based Traveling Program)

If your child is ready to compete on a higher level? USSA Traveling Team could be their perfect fit.  The Mt. La Crosse Area Ski Team offers training four nights a week with races at various ski areas throughout the state. Visit the Mt. La Crosse Ski Team Facebook Page


For more information on our programs please contact us at 608-788-0044