Thanks for a Great Season!

Ski & Snowboard School is Closed

Please come back later for more information on 2022-23 lessons

Your Best Day On The Mountain is Waiting 

Whether you prefer steep slopes, technical terrain, or gentle groomed runs - our Instructors will help you sharpen your skills and explore more of the mountain with confidence!

Pick Your Lesson
 
Pick Your Lesson Type

From 1:1 instruction to private or small group lessons (max of 6 participants) there is a lesson that suits your needs and ensures your safety.

 Reserve Your Lesson
 
Reserve Your Lesson

All guests must have a lift ticket or pass to ski & ride. If you are not a pass holder, you must add a lift ticket to your lesson at checkout. If you are a pass holder, your mountain access reservation is confirmed when you book your lesson.

Prep For Your Visit
 
Prep for Your Visit

Face coverings will be required. All participants will be required to complete a pre-arrival self-health screening on the day of their lesson.

Enjoy Your Lesson
Enjoy Your Lesson

World-class instructors will take you to explore wide open spaces while building your confidence to take on more of the mountain.

Lessons Your Way

 

Child Group Ski Lessons

Ignite your child's passion for the mountain and build their confidence! Lessons for all ability levels, ages 3-14.
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All-Terrain Program

*NEW* for kids 7-14, comfortable on blue runs or above. Meet new friends while taking on an ATP Challenge - a fun way to explore the mountain!
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Adult Group Ski Lessons

Unlock more of the mountain! From green runs to techniques for navigating trees, our world-class instructors have a lesson for everyone!
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Private Ski Lessons

Customized for individuals, groups, or families - up to 6 people. Personalized ski instruction for all ability levels.
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Child Group Snowboard Lessons

Watch your child fall in love with snowboarding and master new skills! Lessons for all ability levels, ages 3-14.
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Adult Group Snowboard Lessons

Whether it's your first day on a board or you want to take on new terrain, our world-class instructors have a lesson for everyone!
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Private Snowboard Lessons

Customized for individuals, groups, or families - up to 6 people. Personalized snowboard instruction for all ability levels.
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQs)

What ski and ride school offerings will you provide this year at your resorts?
We are pleased to be resuming more ski and ride school programs this season, including those for younger children. Specifics can be found on our ski and ride school page.

 

Will face coverings be required in ski and ride school this season?
No. Face coverings are not required to ski and ride, or in gondolas or indoor spaces at this time, unless required by local public health or CDC designation. This includes restaurants, lodging properties, restrooms, retail and rental locations, and base areas. However, face coverings are still required on buses and shuttles.

 

What is the cancellation and refund policy for Ski & Ride School lessons?
Changes or cancellations can be made in advance of your lesson date by contacting the Ski & Ride School conducting your lesson. Any Ski & Ride School product that is cancelled prior to 24 hours of the lesson start time will be issued a full refund. Any Ski & Ride School product that is cancelled within 24 hours of the lesson start time will be charged a cancellation fee.

For more information on refunds and cancellations, please refer to the Ski & Ride School Terms of Sale. 

Do I need a vaccine to ski and ride this season?
No. Vaccinations are not required to ski or ride during the 2021/22 season. Additionally, thanks to continued improvement in COVID-19 cases, proof of vaccination is no longer required for guests to dine at our indoor cafeteria-style restaurants, effective Saturday, Mar. 12, 2022.

 

Will you change this policy if the situation with COVID-19 increases?
All of our COVID-19 safety protocols are subject to change, however, we believe guests can assume this will be our policy for the remainder of the 2021-22 season.

 

Are you requiring your staff to be vaccinated?
Yes. Vail Resorts currently requires all employees to be vaccinated for COVID-19.

 

Will Vail Resorts require proof of vaccination to enter or dine at restaurants?
No. As of March 12, we do not require proof of vaccination for guests to access any area of the resort, including dining and ski and ride school.