NFTY-SAR 678 Ski Trip

Thursday, January 2 - Friday, January 3, 2020
Cataloochee Ski Area, Maggie Valley, NC

Join us for a fun ski trip in Western NC!

  • Make new friends from across the region
  • Hit the slopes with equipment rental and lessons included - no experience is necessary!
  • Enjoy being active and in the great outdoors
  • Choose between skiing and snowboarding

Tentative Schedule

Day 1

8:00 AM Buses depart from Atlanta
12:00 PM Arrive at Cataloochee

Eat Lunch

Get fitted for equipment

1:00 PM Begin skiing/boarding

Lessons for beginners

6:00 PM Depart ski area

Dinner

Check-in to Retreat Center

8:00 PM Fun evening activity
9:30 PM In rooms
10:30 PM Lights Out

Day 2

8:00 AM Breakfast

Check-out

Drive to ski area

9:00 AM Skiing/boarding at Cataloochee
12:00 PM Lunch
5:00 PM Depart ski area

Dinner on the road

9:30 PM Buses arrive in Atlanta

Schedule is subject to change!

Registration Opens October 15, 2019

Early Bird: $265.00 USD
Register by, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019

Regular: $295.00 USD
Register by Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019

Space Available: $315.00 USD
Register after Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019
(must be approved by regional director)

This event is open to any Jewish teen in grades 6 to 8.
Atlanta Bus fee: $80


  • Cost includes all meals, lodging, lift tickets, ski/snowboard rentals, helmet rentals, and a lesson. There is an additional fee for bus transportation, jacket rental, and bib rental.
  • Registration will be accepted after Dec. 4, 2019 on a space-available basis.
  • Teens are expected to participate in the entire event. Fees are set at a full package rate and unfortunately we cannot prorate registration.

Transportation Type Drop-off/Pick-up location Address Departure Time Arrival Time
Atlanta Bus Temple Emanu-El 1580 Spalding Dr, Atlanta, GA 30350 8:00 AM 9:30 PM
Via Car Cataloochee Ski Area 1080 Ski Lodge Rd, Maggie Valley, NC 287511 12:00 PM 4:30 PM

If you need to cancel, the registration fees you paid will be refunded as follows:

Through December 5, 2019 – 90% Through December 12, 2019 – 75% Through December 19, 2019 – 50%

After December 19, 2019 we will not be able to issue any refunds for cancellation. If you have a documented medical emergency and must cancel after December 19, 2019 you will be refunded 75% of the registration fees you paid. Please note that we cannot offer credits in exchange of refunds.

All cancellation must be in writing. We will accept cancellations by email to nftysar@urj.org. We’re sorry, but we cannot accept cancellations over the phone. Please allow up to six weeks after the conclusion of the event for your refund to be processed.