Giants Ridge Nordic Skiing

We are members of the National Ski Patrol
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Giants Ridge Patrol

Join Our Team

The Giants Ridge Patrol is looking for people who enjoy:

  • Interacting with people of all ages
  • Helping others
  • Learning new things
  • Working in a team
  • Being outdoors

We are looking for volunteers who participate in any of the following sports:

  • Mountain Biking
  • Trail Biking
  • Alpine/Telemark Skiing
  • Nordic Skiing
  • Snowboarding

Giants Ridge Mountain Biking

Giants Ridge Ski Patrol

New patrollers must complete:

  • 60 hour Outdoor Emergency Care Course (EMTs and Paramedics are welcome to test out of the course)
  • 4 hour CPR course
  • 2 hour Lift Evacuation training
  • 2 hour Area Operations training

Current Patrollers Complete:

  • Annual Outdoor Emergency Care refresher (4 hours online and 4 hours in person)
  • Annual Lift Evacuation Refresher
  • Annual CPR Refresher

You can apply by filling out the application below...
Or email

Our ski and snowboard patrollers volunteer between 60 and 90 hours each winter season. 
Our bike patrollers volunteer for as many or few shifts as they choose during the summer season.


  • Complimentary tickets for family and friends
  • Discounts on food at our restaurants
  • Discounts on merchandise in our Gift Shop
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Continuing education opportunities
  • Limited medical coverage for injuries that could occur while on duty
  • National Ski Patrol membership and benefits
  • Making lifelong friends!
Street address (line 1):
Street address (line 2):
City:  State:  Zip:
Email Address:
Home/Cell Phone:     Work Phone:
Are you presently in school? 
No         Yes 
If so, which school do you attend?
Please list any current certifications(CPR, EMR, EMT, Paramedic, etc.):
Please list any other outdoor interests, hobbies:
What type of patrolling would you be interested in?
(Check all that apply.)

Alpine/Telemark Skiing
Nordic skiing
Trail biking
Mountain biking
Special Events

When are you able to volunteer?
(Check all that apply.)

Weekday evenings
Weekend days
Weekend evenings

Have you served as a ski patroller before? Yes No
If yes, please tell us where, when, and your (former) NSP membership #:
If not, but have a friend on a ski/bike patrol (or would like to provide a reference), please tell us.
  Patrol (or contact info):

Please tell us why you want to become a member of the Giants Ridge Patrol?

By checking this box, I acknowledge that all applicants will be asked to submit and pass a criminal background check.

Please click here when finished > > > (A summary page will be displayed. If the confirmation page is not displayed, please e-mail a screenshot of your application to Jeannine Mogan, or e-mail to her the text of the information you have provided.)

If you have any questions please contact me.
Thank You.
Patrol / Risk Manager
Giants Ridge
Office: 218.865.8019 | Mobile: 612.710.2186