Windells debuts mile and a half Snow Park at Session One

Posted By: The Ski Channel on May 26, 2011 11:50 pm


MT HOOD, OR — Windells, aka “The Funnest Place on Earth,” and where US Olympic gold medal winning snowboarder Shaun White first attended at the ripe age of 6, will launch its 26th season of Summer Camps with Session One from June 6th-13th.  Campers will be greeted by some of the best snow conditions in the country with Mount Hood’s record snowfall.  Windells demo shop will be loaded with 2012 gear so campers will get first glimpses and be ale to demo the goods. Campers will be among the first people in the entire country to check out and demo 2012 gear from: Burton, Ride, Libtech, Gnu, yes, Salomon, Atomic, Volkl, Surface, Amplid, 4frnt, Armada, Full Tilt, 32, Union and Creature.

Additionally, Windells is offering a $200 discount to college students for Session One as well as discount for international campers. There is still availability but campers will have to act very quickly! 

The expansion of Windells snow park making it stretch over a mile and a half long is one the off-season improvements made. “A mile and a half park is unheard of – you don’t see that anywhere.  We are incredibly excited about our park – it now has to be the biggest in North America,” said Tim Windell. “With the record snowfall, the conditions on the hill are like the best I’ve seen in a long time.”  Windells is also debuting the first ever “vet” airbag for half pipe riding. 

Those who attend the camp have the option to stay overnight or just attend daily. Prices are $1549 for the week for day camp and $1749 for overnight and include; lift tickets, instruction, food, prizes, transportation, supervision, video review, camp activities and more. Get onboard and camp where a slue of famous snowboarders camped before. Besides Shaun White, other famous Windells alumni include Hannah Teter, Gretchen Bleiler, Kelly Clark, and Danny Kass.

To register go to today!