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We want Sun Valley to be a magical place for everyone in your family. Our kids’ camps let children discover their own adventure within the safe environments of the Sun Valley Resort.  The Play School and the Adventure Camp give children of all ages the opportunity to experience age appropriate activities throughout the Sun Valley Resort. Let the kids come on an adventure Sun Valley style!

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    Come and experience our amazing winter daycare in the picturesque Sun Valley Resort. Your child will learn to ice skate, ski, participate in mountain snowshoeing adventures and take magic rides on a horse drawn sleigh. We will make snowflakes, ice sculptures, paint on snow, learn winter songs and snuggle up with a hot cocoa and listen to great stories.


    Dec 21, 2015 - Jan 3, 2016 
    Winter Playschool
    child care for children not enrolled in Snowsports programs
    Location: Sun Valley Village Playschool 
    Full Day (9am - 4pm)$120
    Half Day (9am - 1pm; 12pm - 4pm)$95
    child care for children enrolled in Kindercubs - daycare & ski
    Location: Dollar Kindercare 
    Full Day (9am - 4pm)$310
    Half Day (9am - 1pm; 12pm - 4pm)$205
    Lunch & Ski rental Included



    offers childcare to all children (enrolled in Kindercubs or not)
    Location: Dollar Kindercare 
    Childcare Full Day (9am - 4pm)$99
    Childcare Half Day (9am - 1pm; 12pm - 4pm)$75
    Childcare Lunch$10
    Kindercubs Full Day (9am - 4pm)$310
    Kindercubs Half Day (9am - 1pm; 12pm - 4pm)$205
    Kindercubs Lunch & Rental Included


    Ages 3 to 15 months / 2:1 child-to-adult ratio

    • Indoor/outdoor play
    • Yoga
    • Arts & Crafts
    • Story & Music Time
    • Please provide stroller
    • Crib room available for naps

    Little Tots

    Ages 16 to 29 months / 3:1 child-to-adult ratio

    • Indoor/outdoor play
    • Yoga
    • Arts & Crafts
    • Story & music time
    • Nature walk
    • Sleigh/Wagon rides
    • Crib room available for naps

    Big Kids

    Ages 2.5 years to 5 years / 5:1 child-to-adult ratio

    • Indoor/Outdoor play
    • Yoga
    • Arts & Crafts
    • Story & music time
    • Nature walk
    • Ice skating
    • Bowling
    • Snowshoeing
    • Winter Relay races
    • Scavenger hunt
    • Winter golf
    • Sleigh/Wagon rides


    Daily Schedule

    9am - 10 amSign - in / indoor play/arts and crafts/snacks
    10 am - 12 pmMorning activity / first ski session
    11:30 am - 12 pmCircle time -music and stories
    12 pmLunch
    12:30 pm - 1:15 pmQuiet time/nap time
    1:30 pm - 3:15 pmAfternoon activity / second ski lesson
    3:15 pm - 4 pmSnacks/indoor play/arts and crafts/sign out


    Ski session – Kindercubs, beginner ski program ages 2y - 5y.

    Kindercare activities may include: indoor/outdoor play, ice skating, Nordic ski, snow shoeing, arts & crafts, yoga and more.

    Snow day - yoga, arts & crafts, indoor games and movies.

    Hours of activities are subject to change.

    Daily Schedule (PDF)


    November Kindercare Schedule

    November 26Let’s make bear prints on the mountain!
    Make your own snowman snack! • Make a turkey craft.
    November 27Arts & Crafts • Horse drawn sleigh ride! • Hot coco and story time.
    November 28Ice Skating •Arts & Crafts • Kids yoga • Let’s build a snowman!
    November 29Bring teddy bear and snuggle up for story time • It’s sledding day! • Arts & Crafts

    Location: Dollar Kindercare

    All activities are subject to change.


    December Playschool Schedule

    December 21Kids yoga • Have you ever played hockey in the snow
    - let’s play together! • Arts & crafts
    December 22Can you walk like a penguin or dance like one? - let’s see!
    Ice Skating • Arts & Crafts
    December 23Let’s make bear prints in the snow! • Snuggle up - it’s story time
    Make your own polar bear.
    December 24Let’s decorate cookies for Santa! • Make a Christmas craft
    Horse drawn sleigh ride!
    December 25Make a Christmas craft, bring your favorite toy from SANTA
    and let’s play! Don’t forget it’s sledding day!
    December 26It’s all about reindeers! Reindeer games, stories, crafts & more!
    December 27Hockey in the snow? - let’s play together! • Arts & Crafts • Kids yoga
    December 28Let’s build a snowman! - the best snowman wins a prize.
    Ice Skating • Arts & Crafts
    December 29Let’s make bear prints on the mountain! • Make your own snowman snack!
    Arts & Crafts
    December 30Build your first ice sculpture! • Horse drawn sleigh ride!
    Hot cocoa and story time.
    December 31Let’s dance! • Ice Skating • New Year Eve craft • Fun games in the snow!
    January 1Bring teddy bear and snuggle up for story time • Sledding
    Arts & Crafts
    January 2Winter games-fun games & exciting prizes • Bowling • Arts & Crafts
    January 3Eat a cookie, drink hot cocoa and read about snowy animals! • Ice skating

    Location: Sun Valley Village Playschool

    All activities are subject to change.


    Special Events & Programs

    Kids' Night Out!

    Dec 18 & 19 • Dec 26 • Dec 29 &30 • Jan 1

    Ages: Children ages 2-6
    Location: Sun Valley Playschool
    Time: 6:00pm - 10:00pm
    Price: $70.00
    Price includes supervised activities, crafts, pizza, beverage and movie.
    Activity: Stories, crafts, games, movies all for a great evening.

    Dec 18th - It’s all about snowman! What do snowmen do at night? Join us and you’ll find out!
    Dec 19th - Craft extravaganza! If you like crafts this is the perfect night for you. Reindeers, snowflakes, penguins or even Santa - let’s make them together.
    Dec 26th - Story & music night! Don’t forget to bring your teddy bear to snuggle up with and listen to our stories!
    Dec 29th - Are those snow animal prints? Bear prints or maybe a white hare - let’s see what you can find in the dark!
    Dec 30th - Princesses & Superheroes night! Come try on our new dress-up costumes and let the magic begin!
    Jan 1st - Cookies & hot cocoa night! You are in for a very sweet evening too sweet to miss it!

    Reservations: By reservation only.
    Pre-registration: (208) 622-2009 or


    Little Campers Winter Packing List

    To ensure a good experience in our summer camp we would recommend packing the following items:

    • Snow boots, snow pants, jacket
    • Hats and mittens
    • Extra set of clothes
    • Sunscreen
    • Favorite toy or blanket – to help with the transition
    • Lunch box (a lunch can be provided at an additional cost - no nuts)
    • Helmets - for ice skating (will be provided if needed at no additional cost)
    • Please label all your child’s belongings

    Additional items for infants and babies:

    • Diapers and Wipes
    • Formula and bottles (if necessary)
    • Baby food (if necessary)

     Please bring your epi-pen, inhaler etc. for any medical conditions.


    ​(208) 622-2288

    In-room child care: call Concierge desk (208) 622-2097

    ​Let the adventures begin!

    Come along with us for an exciting Sun Valley style Adventure Camp for children ages 6-10 years. Our specially trained guides will lead you on unforgettable explorations inspired by our special theme weeks.

    Get ready for river and stream exploration, hiking and biking, orienteering, bungee trampoline, bowling and swimming, ice skating, golf and tennis, arts and crafts and much more!



    Monday - Friday
    9am - 4pm
    Ages: 6 - 10 years 
    Week-Long Theme Camp (Monday-Friday)$445
    Drop-In Daily$99


    Bike Rental$5
    includes ½ Sandwich, fruit, cookie and a drink


    Theme Weeks

    June 1 - 5Get It Started
    June 8 - 12Wild Idaho
    June 15 - 19Fantasy Week
    June 22 - 26Creative Construction
    June 29 - July 3Stars and Stripes
    July 6 - 10Earth, Stars and Space
    July 13 - 17Wild West
    July 20 - 24Survive Sun Valley
    July 27 - 31Wild Idaho
    August 3 - 7All things H2O
    August 10 - 14All Around the World-Amazing Race
    August 17 - 21Wild Treasures
    August 24 - 28The Best of the Best
    August 31 - September 4Last Days of Summer

    Get It Started: Let’s start the summer off right.  Hiking, Biking, Orienteering, Swimming, Ice Skating and much more!

    Wild Idaho: Explore and discover local wild life, wild flowers all while having wild adventures.
    Fantasy Week: Get your imagination ready.  Think castles, dragons, knights with swords and shields, princesses with tutus and crowns, and ninjas. 

    Creative Construction: Let’s build and create.  We will have the materials to create whatever we can imagine.

    Stars and Stripes: Let’s celebrate America and its many traditions. We will end the week with a July 3rd Pool Party!

    Earth, Stars and Space: Let’s discover the layers of the earth, the constellations in the sky and even try to send rockets up into space.
    Wild West: Take a step back in time…We will explore what it was like to live in the West many years ago.  Get on your boots and grab a cowboy/cowgirl hat and lets have some fun.

    Survive Sun Valley: Learn how to survive in the Wilds of Sun Valley.  We will learn survival skills, map skills, orienteering, leave no trace principles and more.

    All Things H2O: Explore the water around us; The pool, lake, Trail Creek and Big Wood River.  Create an extreme water table, play water games, have water balloon fights and more.  Don’t forget your towel this week!

    All Around the World-Amazing Race: We will pretend to race around the world. We will compete in challenges and get crafty! Ready, Set, Go!

    Wild Treasures: Think treasure maps, gold and adventures. Map Skills, orienteering, trekking and more. We will search Sun Valley for treasures.

    The Best of the Best: We will be combining all our favorite activities, explorations, games, and arts and crafts into one week. This is looking to be a great week of fun!

    Last Days of Summer: We will be combining all our favorite activities, explorations, games, and arts and crafts into one week. We will end the summer with one last party!


    Packing List

    Campers should come each day with the following items:
    Please label all items with child’s name!

    • Backpack - to carry all belongings
    • Comfortable clothes for discovering and exploring
    • Running shoes - closed toe please
    • Water shoes and/or extra socks
    • Swimsuit
    • Bike/Helmet (biking day - can be rented through the camp if needed)
    • Layers-sweatshirts, jackets, rain coats, extra set clothes
    • Sack lunch (a lunch can be provided for an additional cost)
    • Two healthy snacks
    • 2 filled water bottles
    • Sunscreen - please apply before coming to camp.  We will reapply throughout the day.
    • Hat and sunglasses (optional, but recommended)
    • Ice skates


    If your child follows a specific diet or has restrictions please provide your own food for lunch and a least two healthy snacks.

     Please bring your epi-pen, inhaler etc. for any medical conditions.


    (208) 622-2133

    Location: Sun Valley Village right behind the Brass Ranch and Wells Fargo Buildings

    Limited Space Available

    Playschool/Adventure Camp policies:


    Because your child’s health is important to us, please let us know about any health problems and/or medication requirements. Sun Valley Playschool & Sun Valley Adventure Camp reserve the right to refuse any child due to illness to ensure the health of other children.


    We have limited space available - reservations are recommended.
    Walk-ins welcome depending on availability.


    If your schedule changes and you do not need child care you have 48h to cancel your reservation. Late cancellation or no shows will be charged $50.


    Dollar Mountain KinderCare:(208) 622-2009Village PlaySchool:(208) 622-2288 Summer Adventure Camp:(208) 622-2133

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