Ski Club of Ireland announce Family Ski Experiences and 4 Day Fun Ski Camps for Children - opening up again 2nd December 2020

It’s Family Ski Time – Ski Club of Ireland opens again, December 3rd in Kilternan, Co.Dublin – with Family Ski Experiences and 4 Day Fun Ski Camps


November 27th 2020:


Regardless of the uncertainty around the kick-off of the ski season from an alpine perspective around Europe, The Ski Club of Ireland

Is delighted to announce that it is open again for lessons from Wednesday December 2nd next, as restrictions lift.  Good news as they launch Family Ski Experiences, due to demand!


Family Ski Experiences:


  • Family Learn to Ski Experience
  • 2 Adults and up to 4 Children
  • 75 Min Ski Lesson
  • And the chance of a meeting with Santa on his sleigh – and yes, Santa can ski!
  • Minimum Age 5 years
  • Dates 12/13 December and 19/20 December
  • Price €200 – to include personal tuition, ski/sticks/boot hire and use of the lifts
  • Note  - wear warm clothes, and bring long socks, and gloves –no jeans!


4 Day Fun Ski Camps


  • All levels from beginners upwards
  • €160 per child/teen to include tuition, skis/sticks/boot hire and use of the lifts
  • Dates for children ( over 8 years)  28-31 December/2-5 January – 10am to 12 noon each day
  • Dates for teens only 28-31 December 2pm to 4pm
  • Note – wear warm clothes, and bring long socks, and gloves – no jeans!




The Ski Club of Ireland is the country's largest outdoor Snowsports complex with three artificial slopes and ski-lifts located in Kilternan in the heart of the Dublin Mountains, with stunning views across the city and bay.    Kilternan is recognised as the National Snowsports Centre for Ireland, and is easily accessible off Junction 15, M50.



The Ski Club’s  instructors and trainers all hold IASI qualifications and their world-class ski school caters for complete beginners, improvers and intermediate skiers & snowboarders. All of the Instructors, trainers, and staff, are voluntary.



New at the Club this season is The Ski Academy which will offer slalom & GS race training, carving clinics, plus off-piste/touring/skinning and 'steeps' courses for expert skiers who want to improve or expand their skills. Or why not learn to show off  tricks on the wavs, boxes and jumps at our weekly Freestyle Friday nights?



The Ski Club of Ireland also runs school & university classes, children's race training camps, club ski trips and is immensely proud to train some of Ireland's phenomenal Special Olympics athletes, as part of Kilternan Karvers Club.



If lessons are not for you, the slope is open weekday nights and weekends for free-skiing & boarding practice sessions. We are always looking for new members to join our vibrant club and instructor panel. Members & season ticket holders ski or board for free throughout the season and can avail of cheaper lessons and discounts with many Irish travel operators, Snowsports stores and brands.




A SeasonTicket membership includes is great value at only €380 or a Family Pass for €760. This Ticket is membership, unlimited skiing during opening hours and half price classes.

4 Lessons, including all your equipment hire, costs €160 for adults/€110 for students.

And keep an eye on some special events, coming up in the Club over the season too!


Skiing & snowboarding are excellent sports that everyone can enjoy and learn in a safe outdoor environment and the Club has made changes to our facilities to keep our members and visitors safe from the spread of Covid-19. For more information or to book online, please visit our website  And follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.   But above all, please come!


The Ski Club of Ireland has always been supported by many patrons, and companies within the industry.   Supporters include Soll in Tirol, Brixental Tourist Board – Westendorf & Kirchberg/Kitzski, St.Johann in Tirol, Salzburgerland State Board of Tourism, Topflight,, TUI Crystal Holidays, Great Outdoors, 53 Degrees North, Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown Tourism,  DLR County Council, Sport Ireland, The Irish Austrian Society, Lidl, and many more.


Issued on behalf of The Ski Club of Ireland, by Aileen Eglington, AE Consulting!

Great pics available!


Mobile: 00 353 87 2505007






Aileen Eglington



AE Consulting


Enniskerry Rd.


Dublin 18



Phone: 353 1 294 8080/292 1831  

Mobile: 353 87 2505007