Wachusett Mountain Ski Area

Wachusett Mountain Ski Area offers a very special program for students and scouts to take part in an ideal, fun, and healthy winter activity. Schools and scout groups can choose between a six, seven, or eight week program where groups will visit regularly to ski down the highest mountain in Massachusetts each of the Connecticut River. With day, evening, and weekend time slots, every group can certainly find a time to visit. The Ski Area has 25 trails and 110 skiable acres, with the longest trail measuring 1.5-miles long. 
 
Contact Info
Address: 499 Mountain Road, Princeton, MA 01541. Worcester County. Tel: 978-464-2300. Website: www.wachusett.com. Hrs: Mon.-Fri. 8AM-4PM, Sat.-Sun. 8AM-10PM.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: 3rd-12th. Activity Type: Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2-3 hours. Cost: Fee. 
 
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Physical Education.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Physical Education.  

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Skiing Lesson Plan

5000 years ago, skiing was a mode of transportation for people living in snow covered areas. Today, however, skiing is widely popular as a recreational sport, with variations including slalom and cross-country. Students learn about the different types of skiing and how science plays an integral role in how skiing is done.... Continue