The information below is from the 2018-19 snow season. Check back for updates.
Get pointers on improving your skills and making tactical choices, whether you are an advanced level skier or rider, learning for the first time, or anywhere in between. Lesson times are 10am & 1:30pm daily, with an additional 11am option for beginner/novice levels on Saturdays and Sundays, and during holiday periods. No reservations necessary- purchase your lesson voucher or lift & lesson package from the Snow Sports Desk in the Northwoods Lodge. Please plan on being at your lineup station below the base of the Sunway Chair 15 minutes prior to lesson time.
Ski/Ride Better Lift & Lesson Package
The most value-packed way to improve your skiing or riding skills! This package includes a 90-minute lesson and an all-mountain lift ticket. We recommend this program for skiers and riders, novice to expert, who have already spent at least one day on the slopes. First-timers can find their programs by following the links below.
3 Days of Lift Tickets & Lessons: $267, $372 with rentals
1-Day Ticket & Lesson: $99, $134 with rentals
Complete our 3-day program and your card will get you frequent skier ticket discounts for the rest of the season (please note this card does not include the first or sixth day free). Single and multi-day programs are available daily and may be purchased in advance online or in person at the Snow Sports Desk, upper level of the Northwoods Lodge. Reservations are not necessary.
Already have your ticket and gear? Class & Private Lessons are also available daily!
Class Lessons For All Abilities
For skiers and riders that already have their lift ticket and equipment. 90 minutes of coaching for all levels, beginner to expert.
Cup O' Joe & Go! For Intermediate & Advanced Abilities
Practice new skills on fresh tracks! Lessons gather on the sundeck at 8:30am on Saturdays & Sundays for a 1-hour session. Lift access is required. Price includes a hot beverage coupon. Notice for April 6-7: Because it is the latter part of the season, snowboard lessons require a call ahead, so we can be certain of instructor availability for you.
Brand New to Skiing or Riding?
These packages are specially designed for first-time skiers and snowboarders and include lift ticket, 90-minute beginner class lesson, and rental equipment. 1- and 3-day options are available daily for ages 13+.
Improve Your Skills with a Specialty Program- Options for Teens & Adults
Note that all lesson programs require participants (ages 17 & under) to be wearing a helmet. If you purchase your program with rentals, a helmet is included in the package. If children are using their own equipment, they must bring their helmet or plan to rent one upon arrival. Thank you for your cooperation toward our effort of increasing safety on the slopes. Visit LidsOnKids.org to learn more about helmets and snow sports safety!