ski & snowboard

first time


Registration for Ski School Lessons is closed.

Learn to Ski or Snowboard Today!

Ages 12+

If you’ve never skied or snowboarded before but think it’s time for you to get out on the slopes, this is your starting point. Learn the basic skills to kick-start your passion for skiing or snowboarding with dedicated and professional instructors.

Lessons not for sale at this time. Sale start date TBD.

Includes: Lift Ticket, 2 Hour Lesson, & Rental Equipment

Lift Ticket: Beginner Lifts ONLY (Magic / Wizard / Galena)
Lesson: 2 Hour Lesson
Lift tickets and rental equipment are good for the entire day!
Ski Package: Skis, boots, and poles
Snowboard Package: Snowboard and boots

ALL Lessons (Ski or Snowboard)
9:30am Morning
1:00pm Afternoon

Mt. Rose does not rent clothing. Goggles, gloves, clothing, and other items are available for sale in 431 Sports at the Main Lodge.

We highly recommend wearing waterproof clothing, gloves, eye protection (sunglasses or goggles).

Lesson Essentials

Lesson Redemption

  • The Lesson & Rental pickup is on the Lower Level of the Main Lodge. Enter through the front of the main lodge, make a right and head downstairs.
  • Redeem your Lesson package at the desk and once you have been fitted for equipment, the Lesson meeting area is outside on show behind the lodge.
  • Lesson times are set by online reservations.

safety considerations

  • Face coverings required for all participants while inside the lodge.
  • Maintain a minimum of 6 feet physical distance between participants (or groups traveling together).

Riding the Chair

  • Get Ready
  • Move to the Load Sign
  • Sit Back Against the Chair
  • Put the Bar Down

unloading the chair

  • Raise the Bar
  • Keep Ski Tips Up
  • Stand Up and Push Off
  • Clear Unload Area