Ski and Snowmobarding Lessons

Snow School programs provide the industry's leading instructor talent and offer opportunities to improve skills and gain confidence.  Sign up, and skip the lift lines as part of your customized program. We contract with certified and professional instructors to help you (or your kids) in your language, ability, and style.  Private or group lessons are available.

Ski School and Lessons

Private or Group lessons?  You choose...  Need some new tips?  Want to learn how to ski and make it fun?  Ski schools offer Full day, half-day, group, or private lessons that suit your needs.  Instructors focus on making it fun and safe so you are a pro in no time.  Age has nothing to do with it.  If you want to learn, we'll teach you.
  • Available at all resort locations including Aspen Mountain, Aspen Highlands, Buttermilk, and Snowmass.
  • Ages: All ages
  • Disciplines: Skiing, snowboarding, telemarking, and park-and-pipe lessons available
  • Ability Level: All ability levels are welcome
  • Hours: Full Day: 9 am to 3 pm; Half Day: 9 am to 12 pm or 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm



Check-in the night before your lesson begins: Make sure to pick up your tickets the night before and/or get your boots and skis fitted, and sign liability waivers.  Doors are open anytime from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.

Check-in the day your lesson begins:  If you have all of your ski rental equipment including skis, boots, poles, and helmut, we ask guests to please check in 30 minutes before a lesson begins. If you need to be fitted for equipment, please check in at least 1-hour before lesson start time.

Other things that make for a smart start include:
  • Get enough sleep the night before your lesson
  • Eat a light breakfast
  • Drink a lot of water in the morning
  • Apply sunscreen in the morning to any exposed skin