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Vancouver Island Society for Adaptive Snowsports (VISAS) is excited to welcome you back for the 2021-2022 Season
Vancouver Island Society for Adaptive Snowsports (VISAS)

WE ARE BACK!
Welcome back to the 2021-2022 Season

‘Covid Season 2’ is going to be action packed! VISAS is back to seven day per week programming and will offer a full season of lessons forecast to start Monday December 20th going through Saturday March 26th. We can work this season with any student who is in compliance with the CADS Vaccination Policy. Your Vancouver Island Society for Adaptive Snowsports Board of Directors is working hard behind the scenes to prepare for the season. Registrations for Students will open the first week of November. Returning Students will have received an email, New Students will be able to create a profile by clicking on the BOOK NOW button.
Rules have been relaxed to allow close contact training within the 2-meter bubble this season, allowing a full program and Instructors to give you a helping hand when needed. Please note that all participants in a VISAS Program, aged 12 and over will have to show proof, in your profile, of double Covid -19 vaccination with a Vaccine Passport, uploading the QR code to the Forms and Agreements section, under” Vaccination Proof”.
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Mount Washington Adaptive Program

Mt. Washington is proud to be the home of the Vancouver Island Society for Adaptive Snowsports. VISAS is a non-profit charitable society focused on providing nationally certified snowsports instruction to the physically or developmentally challenged.

Adventure for All

Mt. Washington provides space is the Alpine Lodge for VISAS to call home as well as accommodating them at the Raven Lodge located in the Nordic area. Along with providing subsidized student lift tickets and equipment rental for VISAS participants, Mt. Washington also have trained and responsive staff to assist students on and off lifts if necessary.

FAQs

Can I get a refund if my ski season does not go as planned?

A) The add-on Pass Refundable Option allows you to receive a pro-rated refund or deferral of your season pass for the following reasons:

1. Medical – An injury or illness which prevents the use of the pass for the duration of the season that is valid.  The refund is not applicable for an interim injury or illness.

2. Employment Transfer – A transfer by the pass holder’s current employer requiring a change of residence off Vancouver Island and surrounding islands. The refund is not applicable when voluntarily leaving the area for work or travel.
Any family member unable to ski the remainder of the season due to your injury, illness or move, will also receive a refund provided they have purchased the refundable option. Refunds are not available for reasons outside of the list above

PRINTABLE WAIVERS

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Print waiver in colour, black and white copies will NOT be accepted.

THE MOUNTAIN IS CLOSED TO PUBLIC ACCESS
Thanks for a great summer of biking, hiking and ziplining together! Mount Washington Alpine Resort is now closed for the season. Crews are actively working with machinery on hill and the public is not permitted to access any mountain property. Winter Opening Day is planned for Friday, December 9th: More info

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