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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!

Mountain Adventure class lessons offer morning and afternoon options on Saturday, Sunday, and daily during holiday periods*. These 2-hour lessons are for first-time, novice, and intermediate abilities. New this year– all-day lift access for the child is included in lesson pricing- no add-ons or upgrades required!

Reservations for class lessons starting Friday 11/25 are now available online or by phone at (518) 251-2411.

Overview

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. New this year– all-day lift access for the child is included in lesson pricing- no add-ons or upgrades required!

Reservations for class lessons starting Friday 11/25 are now available online or by phone at (518) 251-2411.

  • Mountain Adventure class lessons are offered:
    • Saturday and Sunday
    • Daily during our holiday periods*: December 25, 2022-January 1, 2023; January 14-16, 2023; and February 18-26, 2023
  • 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)
  • The meeting place is outside at the snow sports check-in cabin near the Northwoods Lodge.
    • Morning lessons meet at 9:15am with on-snow instruction from 9:30-11:30am.
    • Afternoon lessons meet at 12:45pm with on-snow instruction from 1-3pm.
  • If you are renting equipment plan to arrive at least 45 minutes prior to your check-in time to be fitted.
  • Advanced reservations are recommended – please check back to reserve online.
  • We also offer daily private lessons for ages 3+ of all ability levels with advanced reservations.

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Class Lessons for Kids 2022-2023

Mountain Adventure
2-Hour Class Lessons
Class Lesson
& Ticket
Class Lesson
& Ticket
with Rentals
Ages 4-6$90
2-hour lesson
& all day ticket
$110
2-hour lesson
& rentals
Ages 7-12$80
2-hour lesson
& all day ticket
($65 Junior passholder rate)
$112
2-hour lesson
& all day ticket
with rentals

*Holiday Periods 2022/23
Sunday 12/25/22-Sunday 1/1/23
Saturday 1/14/23-Monday 1/16/23
Saturday 2/18/23-Sunday 2/26/23

Reservation Policy

For Day Lessons/Programs:

  • All purchases are final. Reservations are non-refundable if canceled within 72 hours of the start date.
  • Reservations canceled more than 72 hours before the start date will be refunded minus a 15% cancellation fee, or you may choose to receive the full value of your reservation credited towards the same Lesson/Program on another day. Credits are valid for one year from the date of issue.
  • Reservations are non-refundable if canceled within 72 hours of the start date. If requested you will receive the full value of your reservation credited towards the same Lesson/Program on another day. Credits are valid for one year from the date of issue.
  • Participant must be within the determined Lesson/Program age range at the start of the Lesson/Program.
  • The Lesson/Program will be voided if the participant arrives late for the reserved start time, and a refund or credit will NOT be issued.

All Lesson/Program participants must electronically sign the 2022/23 Day and Multi-Week Lesson/Program Agreement. If purchasing online, you’ll be presented with the 2022/23 Day and Multi-Week Lesson/Program Agreement prior to checkout. If purchasing over the phone, you should receive an email with a link to electronically sign this document.

You will receive the program check-in time and location in your confirmation email. Programs are in session every day the Snow Sports School is open, regardless of weather conditions. During inclement weather, we will take indoor breaks as necessary.

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Don't forget your helmet, as they are required for all guests ages 17 & under to participate in lessons!
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