12th Annual Heroes in Sisters Ski/Snowboard Weekend

January 25 – 27, 2019

The Heroes in Sisters weekend is one of OAS’ largest and most popular events of the winter.  The purpose of the event is to honor Pacific Northwest Veterans with permanent physical disabilities and their families, and to have a great time enjoying winter in Central Oregon! Lodging for Friday and Saturday in Sisters, Oregon (one room per participant) as well as lessons in alpine skiing, nordic skiing or snowboarding are provided at no cost to the participant and their immediate family (spouse/significant other/children).

Schedule for the Heroes in Sisters Weekend:

Friday, Jan 25th:

Dinner and a meet’n’greet with OAS volunteers and instructors in Sisters, Oregon provided by OAS. 

Saturday, Jan 26th:

Ski/snowboard day at Hoodoo, starting promptly at 9am with an all-participant/volunteer/instructor meeting.  The on-snow portion of the day will include ski/snowboard instruction, equipment, lunch, and a group photo.  *The primary focus of the event is to assist veterans with disabilities with snow sports.  OAS will attempt to provide snow sports opportunities to family members to the best of our ability.

Sunday, Jan. 27th:

Day #2 on-snow!  Full day ski/snowboard experiences available, lunch provided.

Sign Up

Sign up forms will be posted closer to the date of the program. Registration for all winter programming opens November 5th.


Heroes in Sisters is an event for Pacific Northwest veterans with permanent physical disabilities and their family members.

This program was funded in part by a grant from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs. The opinions, findings and conclusions stated herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect those of the United States Department of Veterans Affairs.