ski & snowboard

first time
PACKAGE

AGES 12 & OLDER

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.


$115 Midweek
$155 Weekend

Includes: Lift Ticket, 90min Lesson, & Rental Equipment

Lift Ticket: Beginner Lifts ONLY (Magic / Wizard / Galena)
Lesson: 90 Minute First-Time Lesson
Lift ticket and rental equipment are good for the entire day!
Ski Package: Skis, boots, and poles
Snowboard Package: Snowboard and boots

Morning Start Times:
Ski Lessons: 10:00 am or 1:00 pm
Snowboard Lessons: 10:00 am or 1:00 pm

Weekend Start Times:
Ski: 10:00 am, 11:00 am, 12:00 pm, or 1:00 pm
Snowboard: 10:00 am or 1:00 pm

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

FACE COVERINGS REQUIRED DURING THE ENTIRE LESSON. We highly recommend wearing waterproof clothing, gloves, eye protection (sunglasses or goggles).


Need to Reschedule a Reservation?

Requests to reschedule or refund a lesson must be completed 24 hours prior to the lesson start time. Reservation change requests are subject to availability. Refunds will not be offered for missed reservations or arriving after 30 minutes of the lesson start.

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.
  • Maintain a minimum of 6 feet physical distance between participants (or groups traveling together).
  • Be sure to visit our health and safety page for the latest policies.

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