Child Care

The Nursery at Attitash - Six Months to six year olds

Children will spend their day playing with our caring staff while you enjoy the slopes. We offer a variety of programs for children including 1/2 day care and even some on-slope time.  

We strongly recommend reservations for any of these programs and require them for children under 1 year old.  A parent or guardian must remain on Attitash property at all times while child is in our care.

Full Day: $69.00  includes lunch

Half Day: $45.00  Lunch can be included for an additional $7.00.


  • Full Day Care:
    •  8:30am to 4:30pm.  (8am Weekends & Holidays)
  • Half Day Care: 
    • AM: 8:30am to 12:00pm  (8am Weekends & Holidays) 
    • PM: 12:30pm to 4:30pm

Check in Procedure:  

  • Please check in at the Ski School Desk in the lobby of the Adventure Center.  
  • Present your completed and signed Nursery Liability and Release Form.
  • Nursery staff will escort your children into the nursery.
  • You will be given a Child Check with a designated number assigned to your child only. 
    • Child Check is necessary when you pick up your child!
    • Children will not be released to anyone less than 18 years of age.

Other Nursery Options

Ski and Play: $85.00. 

Includes full day lift ticket, lunch, a 2 hour ski lesson in a group setting (AM or PM), and the other half in childcare

Nursery Frequent Visitor Pass: $490.00  

This pass enables you to choose any 10 days that you need childcare.  Pass is only valid for the season it is purchased.  Pass is transferable between siblings and has no blackout dates.  When child is dropped off, one day is automatically deducted.

Nursery with Private Ski Lesson:  $130.00.  

Includes full day nursery, lift ticket and lesson.  Childcare plus a one hour private lesson for 3-4 year olds.  A ski coach will meet your child at the nursery and take them outside for their lesson.  Rentals are not included.  

See Seasonal Programs for more information regarding options for Nursery and Nursery with lessons.

Nursery Seasonal Programs

All Nursery Seasonal Programs have the same dates and hours as Children's Seasonal Program. Expectations for nursery seasonal participants would be an outdoor ski session for an hour to an hour and a half both morning and afternoon. Weather, snow conditions and/or physical condition could affect these expectations. Student to instructor ratios in a group setting would be 2-3 skiers to one coach.

Dates:   Saturday, December 17, 2016 - Sunday, March 19, 2017
Times:  Saturday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m. to Noon

  • No program Christmas Eve Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day
  • Christmas Vacation Week: Monday, December 26 through Friday, December 30, 2016 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily)
  • Half Day on Saturday, December 31, 2016 (9 a.m. to Noon)
  • No program New Year’s Day
  • MLK Weekend: Saturday and Sunday, January 14 & 15, 2017 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.)
  • Half Day on Monday, January 16, 2017 (9 a.m. to Noon)
  • Presidents Day Weekend: Saturday and Sunday, February 18 & 19, 2017 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.)
  • ***Nursery seasonal program operates the same days as the chidren's seasonal programs. February vacation week can be included for an additional charge of $225

Nursery Seasonal Program:  $950  

  • 6 months to 6 years old

  • Cost-saving way for full child care and supervision during Children's Seasonal Program dates and hours.  

Nursery  with Group Skiing Clinic:  $1300

  • Ages 3-6

  • A skiing experience for 3 to 5 year olds who are able to ski unassisted in a group setting on beginner terrain. ***

  • Nursery with Private Skiing Clinic: Ages 3-6

Nursery with Private Skiing Clinic: $1300

  • A private skiing experience for 3-5 year olds who are not quite ready for a group setting on beginner terrain. ***

What to Bring:

  • Extra change of clothes
  • Daily supply of diapers and wipes.
  • Comfort items  (blanket or pacifier, etc)
  • Any emergency medical items regarding allergies.
  • Provide pre-made bottles and food for babies.

All other children will receive two snacks, lunch and a choice of water or juice.  

If your child has severe allergies or dietary restrictions please be sure to check with staff to make sure we can accommodate these needs, or feel free to bring your own food.

Helpful Hints:

  • Label all belongings with your child’s name.
  • Please arrive at drop off and pick up times promptly
  • Family members, nannies, and parents are not allowed to remain in the nursery.  
    • Nursing mothers please speak with childcare staff.
  • If your child requires medication during their stay you will need to set aside time to administer it, as our staff is not authorized.