Big Sky Ski Weekend

Date: Thursday through Saturday, January 7-9, 2021

Registration will open on November 1, 2020. Updated information will be posted here as it becomes available.

Location: Cinnamon Lodge Big Sky Montana ( The lodge is past the turn off to Big Sky Ski Resort on the left side of the road.

Accommodations: Scouts are encouraged to sleep in tents around the building. There will be limited room to sleep inside the lodge if requested. This is a large building that we will slide the tables out of the way and put down sleeping bags. Scouts should bring a pad or cot.  Sleeping bags can be put down when you arrive Thursday night and must be picked up and put away by 6:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday morning. This is one large open room.  We will have to follow YPT. We can put up tents in the grass outside the lodge.

Scouts should bring their own dinner on Thursday evening.
Friday morning breakfast will be served. 6:30 a.m.
Friday we will make sack lunches to take to the mountain.  Bring a water bottle and a day backpack.
Friday night dinner will be served. 7:00 p.m.
Saturday morning breakfast will be served 6:30 a.m.
Saturday make sack lunch and take to the mountain.  Bring a water bottle and a day backpack.
No Dinner Saturday night. The program is completed on Saturday when the mountain is closed.
No accommodations Saturday night.
Scouts can bring money and purchase food or drinks from the mountain.
Allergies – If you have any food allergies please bring your own food.

Travel: Troops are responsible for travel to and from the Cinnamon Lodge, to and from Big Sky Ski Resort mountain each day.

Cost: The cost for this event is $95.00 for youth which includes equipment rental, lessons on Friday morning, lift tickets for Friday and Saturday.

The price for a chaperone is a$120 with the mandatory registration of eight youth. The cost for additional adults is $170 per adult. The adult price includes lift tickets for both Friday and Saturday.

Arrival:  Between 5:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m.
Other arrangements can be made by contacting Peter Jones at

Breakfast 6:30 am
leave the lodge at 7:15 am.
8:00 – 9:00 a.m. rent skies and passes. Need adult leader support
9:30 – 12:00 ski/snowboard lessons required to get the second day of skiing.
12:00-1:00 lunch
1-4 open skiing – more information at the resort, need adult leaders to support.
4:30-6:30 Ski Patrol -avalanche and first aid training
7:00 p.m. Dinner at the lodge
Lights out 9:00 p.m.

Breakfast 6:30 a.m.
Leave Lodge at 7:30 a.m.
Troops will take all gear when they leave the lodge.  We will not return to the lodge after we leave for the mountain.
Mountain opens 9:00 a.m. close 4:00 p.m. – Open skiing all-day
Leave mountain 4:00 p.m.

This event is put on by volunteers so all scouts and leaders please plan on helping with this event.  We need help getting food, cooking, dishes, garbage, mopping floors, cleaning tables, rental equipment, lift tickets, all the stuff to pull off this event. Then we need all the leaders to help on the mountain to ensure all the scouts have fun.