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


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


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 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.