Private Lessons

Snowshoe Ski and Snowboard School

Our private lessons are all about YOU! Whether you are new to the sport or wanting to explore the mountains, our top pros will provide you with one-on-one coaching to help you achieve your goals. Choose your own instructor or have one chosen to suit your ability and interest. The ultimate mountain experience, private lessons include lift line priority, access to the most suitable terrain for your ability, and an unmatched learning experience you can only receive through one on one instruction. Let us be your personal guide. 

Call 1.877.441.4386 to book your lesson today!

 lesson length

Mid Week (Mon-Thurs) 
& Value Season

Weekend (Fri-Sun)
& Holiday Season

 Start Times

1 hour



9am | 10:15am | 11:30am | 1:15pm | 2:30pm

additional person

$59 $69  

 2 Hours



9am | 10:15am | 1:15pm | 2:30pm

additional person

$99 $109  

3 hours



9am | 1:15pm

additional person

 $129 $139

Lessons do not include rental equipment or lift/slope access ticket.  Please purchase separately.

Snowshoe Lessons available daily

Silvercreek 2016/2016 Available dates:

Dec. 21, 2015 – Jan. 3, 2016:  Daily

Jan. 4, 2016 through Feb. 21, 2016: Saturdays & Sundays; closed Monday through Fridays.

Bonus Holiday Mondays Jan. 18 & Feb. 15, 2016

Feb. 22, 2016: Closed for the season; Snowshoe lessons available daily

Advanced reservations are highly recommended.  Instructors may not be available on a walk up basis.

Please call a reservation specialist at toll free 877-441-4386 for assistance and/or to book your lesson.

Important Info

Lesson times:  Please arrive 5 minutes before your scheduled start time.  Ski and Snowboard School cannot guarantee availability of an instructor if you are more than 10 minutes late for the respective lesson and will result in forfeit of payment or a $25 rescheduling fee.

Semi-private (more than one person):  We recommend participants be similar in age and ability.  The instructor will teach to the less experienced and/or younger skier/rider when there is a big age or ability difference.

Waivers: All participants in lessons are required to sign a waiver.  A parent or guardian must be present at check in to sign a waiver for all children under 18. 

Dress: We suggest dressing in layers with the outer layer being waterproof. Guests should have waterproof/resisted mitten/gloves, goggles, a hat and/or helmet, and a neck up.  Being dressed properly is a big part of enjoying ones skiing/riding experience. 

Rentals:  Rentals need to be picked up prior to coming to the lesson and we encourage guests to take care of getting rentals the night before.  If that is not possible arrive at the rental area 45 minutes to an hour before your lesson as lines can be long especially during the holidays. 

Helmets:  In our continued effort to make the Snowshoe experience safe for all our guests, all children 12 and under participating in any lesson are required to wear a helmet which is included in all rental packages.

Weather Conditions:  Lessons will not be cancelled due to weather.  On extreme weather days breaks will be allotted as needed.


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Monster Energy

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Official Yogurt of Snowshoe Mountain

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