Ski & Snowboard Lessons

Horizons AOEC

Horizons Ski Program at Saddleback

1:1 Inclusive Instruction in Partnership with the Adaptive Outdoor Education Center (AOEC)

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Horizons is an inclusive ski program for individuals with autism and other varying developmental abilities run by the Adaptive Outdoor Education Center (AOEC). The program is a collaboration between the AOEC and Saddleback Ski School. Skiers in the program are in an existing lesson at Saddleback with their peers, and provided a 1:1 Horizons Ski Buddy to support them throughout the lesson.

Program Details

  • Regular programming takes place from January – March based on availability.
  • ​Lessons are inclusive with Saddleback Ski School.
  • Skiers are paired up with a Horizons Ski Buddy to provide support as needed in the lesson.
  • Registration fee is $35 and includes two half-day lessons.
  • Additional lessons are $25 / each. ​
  • 6-Lesson package available for $135.

To learn more, please visit the AOEC WEBSITE or EMAIL.