NBS AM/CC 2014 - Sun Valley, ID

Frequently Asked Questions

Questions & Answers

Question: I am not a member of the NBS, how do I register to attend?
Answer: Registration can be done in two ways:
  1. Contact a club where you live to get details and rates and submit your registration through the club. Find clubs in your area under “Club by Region” at www.nbs.org.
  2. Register on your own at www.nbs.org as not affiliated with the NBS by selecting the “non-member” registration type.
Question: What is included in the NBS registration fee?
Answer: Access to all NBS sponsored events, discounted lift ticket rates, food and beverage coupons, NBS souvenir gifts, sponsor gifts, discounts at participating outlets in and around ski village and other incentive items as they are made available to the NBS.
Question: Is the NBS registration fee refundable?
Answer: Registration fees are non-refundable but they are transferable of the same type (e.g. adult to adult, child to child, or incentive to anyone who would have qualified for the incentive).
Question: Where can I purchase NBS discounted lift tickets?
Answer: Only registered participants will be able to purchase lift tickets at the NBS discounted rates. Discounted lift tickets can be purchased in advance during your registration by the deadline date January 10, 2014 Extended to Jan 18, 2014. If you miss the deadline date, a limited amount can be purchased at the discounted rates at the NBS registration area on-site.
Question: Are the NBS discounted lift tickets refundable?
Answer: Yes, unused tickets can be refunded and partially used tickets can be refunded with a doctors’ note. However, the request for a refund must go back through the original form of payment, which is the NBS Registration Chair.
Question: What are the acceptable forms of payment for NBS registration and lift tickets?
Answer: NBS Club Check, money order, cashier check or credit card (VISA, MasterCard and Discover).  No personal checks accepted.
Question: Where can I purchase Nordic Trail passes?
Answer: Nordic Trail passes can only be purchased on-site at the Nordic Center. Click here to view the rates.
Question: When does early registration end?
Answer: Registration payment deadlines are:
Early Ends November 30, 2013 Extended to Jan 18, 2014 (Postmarked)
Regular Ends January 18, 2014 (Postmarked)
On-site Begins February 22, 2014 
Question: Where is NBS on-site registration located?
Answer: Sun Valley Inn, Limelight A Ballroom
Question: What are the NBS registration on-site hours?
Answer: Saturday, Feb. 22 - 12 noon - 8 pm
Sunday, Feb. 23 - 8 am - 3:30 pm
Monday, Feb. 24 - 9 am - 12 noon
Tuesday, Feb. 25 - 9 am - 12 noon
Question: What do I need to bring to pick-up my NBS registration?
Answer: Registrations are to be pick-up on an individual basis. All registered participants must complete the liability waiver (click here) and bring it along with a photo ID to pick-up your registration.
Question: How do I pick up my NBS registration if I have a conflict with the NBS registration hours?
Answer: The club trip leader or spouse can pick up the registration on behalf of the registered participant but you must provide a completed and signed liability waiver for that registered participant.
Question: I arrive on Tuesday or Wednesday, can I purchase a half-week registration and lodging?
Answer: The NBS sells only full-week packages for registration and lodging.
Question: How do I purchase lessons?
Answer: The mountain has negotiated special rates with their ski school for the NBS for all advance purchases. Please email your request to snowsports@sunvalley.com or contact them by phone at 888-490-5950 and identify yourself as being with the NBS and you will be directed to the correct individual. Click here to view pricing details. Standard rates will apply for on-site purchases of lessons.
Question: Where can I rent equipment?
Answer: Need rentals? Pete Lane's ski shop is offering discounts at their 3 locations.  Click Here for pricing details.
Question: Who can I contact about ground transportation to Sun Valley?
Answer: Sun Valley Express has extended a discount to the NBS for ground transportation from Boise, Idaho Airport to Sun Valley.  Click here for details and pricing.