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Mountain Adventure Class Lessons for Ages 4-12

Let us teach your child to ski or snowboard so they can join you later for family fun on the slopes!

Our two-hour class lessons for children ages 4-12 are available Saturday, Sunday, and daily during our holiday period.

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For more information or to book offline, please call (518) 251-4804 or send us an email.


Mountain Adventure classes are geared toward the children’s needs and learning styles, with the Li’l Rippers division for ages 4-6 designed exclusively for this active and creative age group. All lessons will require advanced reservations this season, please check back for online options.

  • Mountain Adventure class lessons for kids ages 4-12 are offered:
    • Saturdays and Sundays during the 2021/22 season
    • Daily during our holiday periods: December 25, 2021-January 1, 2022; January 15-17, 2022; and February 19-27, 2022
  • First-time to intermediate abilities are welcome, kids are grouped with others of similar age and ability (see our chart to determine your child’s ability level)
  • We require all participants of our lessons and programs to complete a health screening by 7:30am the morning of the scheduled lesson. One screening is required per person, not per party. Complete your health screening here.
  • Morning meeting time for all ages is at 9:45am with on snow instruction from 10am – 12pm.
  • The meeting place is near the Snow Sports Tent outside the Northwoods Lodge.
  • We also offer daily private lessons for ages 3+ of all ability levels with advanced reservations.

Program pricing below includes the participant’s lift access during the scheduled lesson time only. A ticket upgrade is available to include all-day lift access on the lesson day.

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Mountain Adventure Class
Lesson for Kids
Lesson OnlyLesson
With Rentals
Junior Passholder
Rate (no rentals)
Ages 4-62-Hour Class$75$107---
Ages 7-122-Hour Class$69$101$54
Ticket Upgrade for
Ages 4-6
Add all day lift access for $10---
Ticket Upgrade for
Ages 7-12
Add all day lift access for $15---
Don't forget your helmet, as they are required for all guests ages 17 & under to participate in lessons!
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