Frequently Asked Questions

Why should I join?

If you like  to ski or snowboard and are looking for a group of friendly and interesting people to share your interest, Edelweiss Ski and Sports club is it.  Regardless of your level of expertise, you'll have someone to ski or snowboard with in a comfortable, fun and affordable way.  Explore our website, send as a note to or call at 1 818 929 0923.  Come join us, because the slopes are calling and we must go!

How much does a ski trip cost?

It's complicated.  Here is the breakdown:

Member Guest Child 5 - 11 years Teen 12 - 17 years
Drive-up $160 - deposit $180 - deposit $TBD TBD
Bus Trip $340


$160 $220


How much does the membership cost?

For you only, it is $55 a year.  If you join with your significant other as a couple, it'll cost you $75 total.

How do I become a member?

You can apply by filling out  Membership Application  and submit it with your credit card payment.  If you prefer to apply and pay by mail and check, please email us at or call 1 818 929 0923.

What is included in the membership?

Your membership entitles you to participation in all club ski trips sporting events and parties and includes insurance.  You will also automatically become a member of our umbrella organization LA Council of Ski Clubs and Far West Ski Association. These organizations also have events and trips.

Do I have to be a member to go on trips?

No, you do not have to be a member to go on trips.  You can be a guest for one weekend trip before you decide to join, but you can come again as a guest, membership not required.

Do I need to be a good skier to be a member or to go on trips?

Our members are skiers and snowboarders of all levels, beginners to masters.  If you are new to snow sports, you can always sign up for a class.

Do I need to own my own skis to be a member or to attend trips?

Of course not smile.  You can rent skis in your town or in Mammothh Mountain Main Lodge.

Does the club do anything besides skiing?

The club is active between ski seasons with parties, outings and sports events. 

Can I bring a minor (family or friend) on trips?

We encourage members to bring friends and family.  We like to have kids and grankids with us on the trip.  Bring them!

How old must I be to join?
Membership is for adults over the age of 18.  Minors can participate as guests of members.

If your questions were not answered here,

please e-mail us at or give us a call (leave a message) at 1 818 929 0923