2022-2023 Program Opportunities

Program Opportunities coming November 1, 2022!

Lessons for ages 5 to adults at Whitefish Lake Golf Course. We offer adaptive equipment if needed (standing and sit-ski) and trained instructors to support your individual goals.

Program Date(s):

  • Lessons are offered on Monday and Thursday afternoons 1:30-3PM and Sunday mornings, 10-11:30AM for the 2022 season.
  • Lessons must be scheduled at a minimum of five days in advance.
  • Each lesson is 1.5 hours long, which includes time for equipment set up and fitting as needed

Rates

  • Lesson without equipment rental: $27
    Lesson with equipment rental: $42
  • The trail pass is included in both lesson costs, and rentals are included in the lesson for $42
  • Financial Aid Scholarships are also available – see the registration information below.

This inclusive program is for youth ages 4-12 of all abilities. DREAM will provide trained one-on-one instructors to support the adaptive athlete and help include them in the group lessons.

To learn more and to register, please visit www.glaciernordicclub.org

Essential Eligibility Requirements

General EEC
  • Individual lives with a long-term disability and requires specialized instruction or adaptive equipment to recreate outdoors.
  • Individual is 5 years old, or older.
  • Individual is cleared by their doctor to participate in designated activity.
  • While participating with DREAM programs, individual can refrain from risky behavior that pose a threat to themselves and others including: aggressive behavior, ignoring safety precautions identified by instructors, drug/alcohol use, inability to set boundaries
  • pertaining to their physical ability and needs.
  • Individual can contribute to a safe learning environment. Harassment and abusive behavior will not be tolerated.
  • Individual can follow instructions given by instructors independently or with the assistance of a companion*.
  • Individual can wear all protective equipment required for the activity.
  • Individual can manage personal care independently or with the assistance of a companion*.
  • Individual can breathe independently and does not require medical devices to sustain breathing.

DREAM reserves the right to request that a guardian/caregiver be accessible to program staff while the athlete is participating in the program.
* For the use of this document, a companion can be a personal support person, family member, or friend and excludes any and all DREAM instructors or assistants.

Alpine Program EEC
  • Must be 200 pounds or less if using sit-down ski equipment.
  • Must be able to assist themselves in getting up from the snow with minimal assistance.

If you are not able to meet the Essential Eligibility Criteria (EEC’s) listed above and want to discuss alternative options, or have any questions and need clarification, please contact DREAM program staff at programs@dreamadaptive.org; (406)862-1817

How to Register:

Returning Participants

Please click the Login button below and follow the registration steps.

Log In
New Participants

Please click the Create an Account button below and follow the registration steps.

Create an Account

Steps to Register:

STEP 1

update your
profile information.

  • Once logged in, go to the drop-down menu that asks “What would you like to do?” and select “Step 1: Update My Profile information”
  • Complete ALL fields labeled for “All Users” and “Participants”
  • Missing information may delay your participation. This step helps us plan for a successful and safe experience for all.
STEP 2

register and
pay for lessons.

  • Once logged in, go to the drop-down menu that asks “What would you like to do?” and select “Step 2: Register for a Lesson, Event, or Program”
  • Find and select the 2022 program
  • If you’d like to apply for a financial aid scholarship, at check-out/payment please select “pay later.” Please complete the scholarship application by the deadlines listed on the scholarship page.
  • Military Veterans with a disability will not be charged for the programs.
STEP 3

sign the liability and
media release waiver.

  • Electronically sign the two separate liability and media release waivers.
    These forms must be completed annually.  Family members and caregivers participating in the program/lesson must also complete these forms.
STEP 4

apply for scholarships and
financial aid.

  • If you need to apply for a Scholarship or Financial Aid please visit our Scholarship and Financial Aid webpage for information and instructions to apply.
  • The Scholarship and Financial Aid application can be found in your online account, under the drop-down menu that asks, ‘What would you like to do?’