Rosebuds – Kids Ski and Snowboard Lessons

It’s never too early to start having fun!


SKI ages 4-10, SNOWBOARD ages 7-10

We welcome our smaller guests to come and explore the mountain with our skilled instructors who focus on safety and fun. Classes are offered daily with concentrated groups formed according to age and ability. Rosebuds kids lessons maintain a 6:1 student to instructor ratio.

 All Rosebuds sessions include:  

  • Lift Ticket
  • 2-hour group lesson
  • Rental equipment (ski or snowboard and boots)
  • Helmet

Lift Ticket, Rental equipment and helmet may be used all day.

All children must have an adult (18+) to sign a liability release form.

We require everyone to read the Rosebuds chairlift safety handout before riding the chairlift with any Rosebud children. You will be required to sign off on your child’s tech form that you have reviewed the Rosebuds chairlift safety policy. 

Rosebuds Chairlift Riding Policy


$115 ( $125 AT RESORT )  Save $10 with an advanced online purchase

2 hour lessons  
Ski Lesson (ages 4-10)   BUY NOW
Snowboard Lesson (ages 7-10)    BUY NOW

Season Pass PERK Discounted Kids Lessons – $69 (Rosebuds) NOT AVAILABLE DURING HOLIDAY PERIODS*

HOLIDAY PERIODS:  Dec 17-Jan 1, Jan 14-16, Feb 18-20

ALL KIDS LESSONS including slots for Season Pass Discounted Lessons are Subject to availability.

Lesson Times:

Please arrive 1 hour prior to your lesson to ensure time for registration & equipment fitting.

Weekend Registration opens at 7:30am

Midweek Registration opens at 8:00am –  
Morning 10:00am – 12:00pm
Afternoon 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Waterproof clothing, gloves, goggles or sunglasses are REQUIRED. These items are not provided and not for rent at resort. Necessary clothing can be purchased in 431 Sports (retail shop at the Main Lodge.)

No Same Day online reservations. Walk-ins accepted on a space available bases (first come / first served)
All online reservations must be made by 11:59pm on the day prior to redemption.

ONLINE PURCHASES:  We know that severe winter weather or a sick child can cause a hiccup in your vacation plans. If you are unable to redeem your online purchase, please contact the Administrative Office at 775 849-0704 x 210 or fill out the Reservation Change Request form.

Reservation CHANGE Request Form

Private Lessons

Ages- Ski: 3-10  Snowboard: 5-10

 Available on the Hour rate per hour  additional person  additional hour
  $185 $100 $100


Please register at least 45 minutes prior to your lesson time request.

  • Private Lessons are only available at the mountain on a request basis / day of only. 
  • “Day of” purchases can be made at the Main Lodge and are filled on a first come/first served basis.
  • Kids Private Lessons are Subject to availability / Sellout
  • Advanced Reservations are not available.