Telemark Academy 

Remember your 2017-18 season as the most epic in history when you attend a brand new three-day telemark event, Telemark Academy, that happens April 20-22 at Big Sky Resort, Montana. (Arrive April 19 and check out April 23). 

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PSIA Telemark Team members Grant Bishop and Gregory Dixon will lead you through three days of big mountain skiing, skill improvement, teaching progressions and drills, and more. From the release of PSIA's new telemark fundamentals to the ever-evolving telemark turn, be prepared to have your concepts and skills challenged. As always, with this telemark crew, expect lively and fun-filled social events to follow the day's work on the hill. 

Rate increase after Friday, Jan. 31, 2018. Hurry and register now, because space is filling up fast! 


  • 3 days of structured on snow and indoor trainings with Telemark Team members
  • 4-day lift tickets
  • 4 nights at Big Sky

Register NOW for this incredible three-day event.

   Lodging Breakfast Lunch Dinner Lift
Ski & 
 Huntley 4 3 3 1 4 Days Yes Yes $1,330 $1,130
Summit  4 nights 3 3 1 4 days  Yes Yes $1,530  

 Tele Guest
Yes No 1 Optional Yes No $265  

Huntley Lodge
Located in the heart of Big Sky's Mountain Village, this historic hotel was part of the late NBC News broadcaster Chet Huntley's original vision for Big Sky Resort. Steps from the Explorer Lift just out the back door. The Huntley Lodge features Boyne Beds and convenient access to pools.
Single: $1,330
Double: $1,130

Looking for an upgrade? The elegant Euro-Western Summit at Big Sky has been the vacation choice of both President Obama and Vice President Biden. The Summit is one of the finest slopeside properties in the Rockies with primary high-capacity lifts only 100 yards away.
Single: $1,530
Double: $1,280 

Bringing a Guest? 
Know someone who would enjoy telemarking at Big Sky but isn’t a PSIA AASI member? Have them join as a guest when you book a single room! (Guest rates are only in conjunction with a single room reservation.)

Guest Package: $265

  • 1 dinners
  • 3 morning breakfast package
  • 4-day lift tickets (optional for additional price of $120)
  • Official supplier night activities

Want More Days on the Mountain?

  • Come early and spend more days on the mountain! 
  • Please do not try to book extended stays until after February 12, 2018. Sorry for the inconvenience.
  • After February 12, call Big Sky Central Reservations directly at 800.548.4486 to receive the PSIA-AASI discounted rate.
  • Big Sky's closing day is April 22, 2018 so there are not extended stays after the event.
  • Not that discounted lift tickets are available for 3 days (Monday, April, 16) prior to Telemark Academy, and these must be purchased through Big Sky. 

Questions About Travel?

  • Refer to Big Sky's Travel Information
  • Or call Big Sky direct at 800.548.4486
  • Discounted shuttles are available from Karst Stage with promo code: PSIA-AASI. Please enter the promo code (all caps) on the website and you will receive a 15% discount on your tickets at the end of the transaction at check out:

Cancellation Policy for Registrants and Guests
For individual attendees who cancel reservations, the following is in effect:

  • Cancellations before March 16, 2018 will receive a full refund.
  • Cancellations after March 16, 2018 will receive a refund, minus 20% processing fee and hotel fees
  • Cancellations after March 30, 2018 will receive NO lodging refund. A refund on the tuition portion of the event (or, resident rate) will be made, minus a 20% processing fee and hotel service fee.
  • No-Shows (i.e., cancellations after April 17, 2018) are subject to full forfeiture of the registration price.
  • Medical or family emergencies will be dealt with on an individual basis.
  • To cancel, individual attendee registrants MUST contact Member Services by phone at 303.987.9390