West Elk Hockey Association

Winter 2023 U6/U8 Mites Registration


Welcome to the Winter U6 Mini Mites & U8 Mites Registration with West Elk Hockey Association!

Winter U6 Mini-Mites and U8 Mites 
January 9 - March 3

Program Information:

WEHA offers a comprehensive 6U Mini-Mites and U8 Mites (2014-2018) program from early January through the end of February.  Practices are weekly, led by local volunteer hockey coaches.  Our program provides boys' and girls' age-appropriate training, emphasizing physical literacy.  The program aims to successfully teach on-ice balance, coordination, and developing a passion for hockey in all children.  The Mini-Mites and Mites practice twice per week.  Activity games and small area games are incorporated into every session.   WEHA will offer the Mini-Mite and Mite program at the Big Mine Ice Rink in Crested Butte and the Jorgensen Event Center in Gunnison.  

Cost: $80 (Free loaner gear is available on a first-come-first-serve basis)

Dates and Times:

  • Crested Butte Mini-Mites and Mites
  • January 9- March 3 
    • Mites (2014 and 2015 Birth Years)
      • Mondays: 4:15pm-5:15pm
      • Wednesdays: 4:15pm-5:15pm
      • Friday - Game Day, schedule to come
    • Mini-Mites (2016 and 2018 Birth Years)
      • Tuesday: 4:15-5:15pm
      • Thursday: 4:15-5:15pm
      • Friday - Game Day, schedule to come
  • Gunnison Mini-Mites and Mites
  • January 9- March 3
    • Mondays: 5pm-6pm
    • Wednesdays: 5pm-6pm
    • Friday - Game Day, schedule to come
  • Games will played on Fridays starting on Friday, January 27.  Times and locations to come out closer to the season



TBD - Schedule to come shortly, this will be additional charge to any families who want to participate in these.  All Jamborees will require minimal travel.


Players will need a USA Hockey membership to sign up. Please follow the link to become a current USA Hockey Member.

Each Player must register first with USA Hockey and then return to this Registration Session to signup for the 2022-2023 Season.

  • Step 1:  CLICK HERE to go to USA Hockey Registration and register your Player (s). Be sure to PRINT and SAVE their confirmation code(s). Remember to register EACH of your players with USA Hockey. Each Player must have their own unique USA Hockey confirmation number.
  • Step 2:  Return to this registration and proceed. Later in this registration session, you will need to enter the USA Hockey Confirmation Code that you received in Step 1.


This registration session will allow you to complete contact information and sign up for participation

Please read through each page carefully to ensure that all information is provided accurately. 



Please direct any questions regarding this registration to:

Cody Aidala


Phone: (970) 648-4721