children's ski & ride lessons

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Best For A full immersion skiing learning experience

Explorer 3-4 Ski

Lesson Type: Group

MULTI-WEEK LESSONS PROVIDE MOUNTAINS OF FUN AND SKILL BUILDING 

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Lesson Details

Explorers is available Saturdays in December, Saturdays or Sundays in January, and/or Saturdays or Sundays in February.

Sign up for one session, or season-long participation! Session dates are as follows:

  • Early-season 3 week session - Saturdays: 11/30, 12/7, 12/14
  • Mid-season 4 week session - Saturdays: 1/4, 1/11, 1/25, 2/1
  • Mid-season 4 week session - Sundays: 1/5, 1/12, 1/26, 2/2
  • Late-season 3 week session -  Saturdays: 2/8, 2/22, 2/29
  • Late-season 3 week session - Sundays: 2/9, 2/23, 3/1
What to Expect:
  • Meeting Time: 8-9:00 a.m.
  • Pick Up Time: 2:30 p.m.
  • Ages 3-4
  • Mountain House Children's Ski School Location
  • Group lesson
  • Full Day (multi-week program)
  • Beginner to intermediate abilities (Levels 1-5)
  • Ski only

Special Notes:

  • Lunch is included
  • Helmet is required

What to Know Before You Go


Once you've booked a lesson

  • You can change your reservation by calling 970-496-4170
  • Be ready to have fun!
  • Lift tickets are required, have you reserved your lift ticket?
  • While we hope all guests can take advantage of their booked lesson, we know sometimes plans change. Lessons may be cancelled up to 24 hours in advance at no penalty. Lessons cancelled within 24 hours will incur at least a $100 cancellation fee. Same-day cancellations will be charged the full lesson amount in the event the instructor cannot be rebooked. 
  • Booked lessons may be moved to an alternative date at no penalty 

For the best lesson experience
  • Check-In the Night Before: We could all use a little more time in the morning, right?! Pick up tickets, get fitted for rental equipment, and sign liability waivers at any of our Ski & Ride School locations 1– 4:30 p.m. the afternoon prior to a booked lesson and your morning check-in will be a breeze (and you can arrive later!)
  • Check-In the day of: If you have your equipment, we ask guests to please check in 30 minutes before a lesson begins. If you need to be fitted for equipment, please check in at least 45 minutes before lesson start time.


What to bring

  • Warm, waterproof gloves or mittens – *Required
  • Goggles or sunglasses with UV protection – *Required
  • Warm, waterproof jacket – *Required
  • Snowpants, waterproof – *Required
  • Helmet – *Required
  • Neck warmer (for colder days).
  • Warms socks. (We recommend a single layer of non-cotton socks) 

*We do not provide these items and children cannot be allowed into a lesson without all required apparel.

Prepping for your lesson

  • Get a good night sleep
  • Eat a healthy breakfast
  • Drink plenty of fluids
  • Don't forget the sunscreen

 

*Gratuities for coaches are not a requirement but an appropriate and appreciated gesture. A 15-20% gratuity based on the cost of the lesson will make your coach feel very appreciated and valued.