Thorsby Junior/Senior High School

Sabres Athletics

Ski Club

Marmot Basin Ski Trip

March 25-26 (Wed/Thurs),  2015

 This year we will again be venturing out to Marmot Basin for two days of fun filled snow sports!

 This year we will be leaving on the morning of March 25th (4:45 AM) and returning on March 26th in the evening.  We will be skiing/snowboarding on both days.  Once again we will be taking a charter bus to Jasper for the sake of efficiency and safety.  The costs that will be associated with the trip are as follows:


*All costs have been calculate for a two day period*

 Transportation: To be determined

Accommodation: $40.00

(Includes Dinner on the 25th and Breakfast and Lunch on the 26th)

Lift Pass: $80.00

Park Entry: $4.00

Ski Set Rental: (Skis, Poles, Boots) $50.00

Snowboard Set Rental: Board and Boots $50.00

Separate Helmet Rental $18.00


Please submit forms and fees (Cheque payable to Thorsby High School with cost breakdown sheet attached) by *March 11, 2015)

*Note that 25 participants are needed for the trip to run*

Parents are encouraged to come along!!!!

(Lift Tickets for parents will be $70.00 per day)

Trip Itinerary for Marmot Trip

March 25/26th, 2015

 Wednesday, March 25/2015

 4:45 AM – Meet at Thorsby High School.

5:00 AM – Leave for Marmot on Charter Bus.

7:00-7:30 – Stop in Edson for breakfast. Bring money for. (McDonalds/Tim Hortons)

8:00 AM – Leave Edson.

9:00-10:00 AM– Arrive at Marmot Basin.  Arrange tickets.  Ground Rules given.  Students leave to ski.

1:00-1:30 PM– Mandatory check in with teacher supervisor at bottom chalet.

4:00 PM – Meet at Bus and head Jasper Activity Center.

4:30 PM – Check into Jasper Activity Center.  Shower and get bunks arranged.

6:00 PM – Supper at the Jasper Activity Center (included).

6:30-8:30 PM – Swim time at the Jasper Activity Center.

8:30 PM– Movie in the bunk room.

11:00 PM– Lights out.


Thursday, March 26/2015

7:00 AM – Breakfast at Jasper Activity Center (included).  Bag Lunch provided for the hill.

8:00 AM – Leave for Marmot Basin.

8:30 AM – Arrive at Marmot Basin.  Arrange Tickets.  Students leave to ski.

1:00-1:30 PM – Mandatory check in with teacher supervisor at bottom chalet.

3:30 PM – Meet at bus and head to Thorsby High School.

6:00 PM – Stop for Supper in Edson. (Bring money for fast food)

8:30 – 9:00 – Arrive back at school.


Things to Bring:

  • Warm ski clothing (In the past we have had days of  -30)
  • Long underwear
  • Insulating layer
  • Wind Breaking layer
  • Gloves, Toque, Goggles, Balaclava, Warm socks
  •  Sleeping bag/Pillow and sleeping attire (Bunk rooms will be separate for boys and girls)
  •  All toiletries
  •  Swimming Attire and towel (Swimming at the Jasper Activity Center)
  •  Money for one Breakfast and one Supper as well as some extra spending money



We have four separate basketball teams at TJSHS.  Including Junior and Senior Boys and Junior and Senior Girls. Please see Mr. Feil for more information on these teams. The season for basketball runs from December to March/April.


We have four separate volleyball teams. We have a Junior and Senior Boys team and a Junior and Seniors Girls team. The typical volleyball season is September to December.


Our students can be part of a badminton team in the spring of each school year. They can choose to play in doubles or singles. Please contact Mr.Klaassen or Mr.Lidkea for more information.

Track and Field

Our students have the opportunity to participate in track and field in the Spring.