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Ski and Ride Center (Ages 8 and Up)

Powderhorn's Ski and Ride Center offers expert instruction from PSIA/AASI Certified pros. We are proud of our personal approach, low-key atmosphere and affordable pricing. If you are looking to learn a new sport, improve your skills or challenge yourself to become the best skier or snowboarder that you can, the Ski and Ride Center will help you meet your goals. Group and private lessons are available for ages 8 and up and for all abilities. 

The Ski and Ride School also offers some great deals, special programs and fun events throughout the season. These include our Women's clinics, Telemark clinics and the weekly "Young At Heart" program for skiers and snowboarders age 50 and over! For more information on our special programs, please
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Not sure what level lesson to sign up for?  Check out our lesson guide to determine your current ability.

Reservations are strongly recommended. Please call 970-268-5700, ext. 2080 or please email this form to src@powderhorn.com.

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Learn to Ski or Snowboard Series

For any skier from ages five years old and up, will be allowed to take three full-day lessons - including a lift ticket and equipment rental, during any three days throughout the season. After completion of the program, the graduate of the program will be awarded a Graduate Card that allows 50% off any future group lessons, lift tickets and equipment rental for the remainder of the season. Snowboard lessons will be offered starting for ages seven years old and up and includes the same graduate incentives.

Any Three Days $149

Private Lessons

Individual Lessons

Choose your time, your focus and learn at your own pace with your own instructor. Individual instruction can help you refine your technique, hone your skills and accomplish your goals quickly!

1 Hour Lesson $93
2 Hour Lesson $150
Full Day Private (6 hours private) $350
For each additional hour, please add $65
For each additional person, please add $65

Early Bird Private Lessons

The best value on the mountain. Enjoy a Professional Private lesson from 9:00am - 10:30am and get 30 minutes FREE!  Please arrive at 8:30 for your Early Bird Private Lesson. You can also pick up your lift ticket at the Ski & Ride Desk.
Available Daily $93


Family and Friends Private Lessons

Family and Friends private lessons are available for those wishing to learn together and enjoy skiing and riding together. Each lesson must have minimum of 3 people, of any age combination: friends, parents, kids and grandparents. A perfect learning solution to spend time together and help each other improve!
Per Person For The 1st Hour* $70
Per Person Per Hour After The 1st Hour* $40
* Minimum of 3 people required for the Friends and Family Private lesson program.

Group Lessons

Just what they sound like. Show up to meet your instructor and classmates and prepare to learn in a most enjoyable way. From a value standpoint, these lessons simply can't be beat! Lessons run from 10:30-12:30 and 1:30-3:30 daily.
2 Hour Lesson $68
4 Hour Lesson $93