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Great Deals and Special Programs

The Powderhorn Ski and Ride Center is excited to announce some great deals, special programs and fun events for this season! Look through the list below and find the program that is right for you. There is something for everyone, whether you telemark, ski or snowboard, ages 4 and up. 

Reservations are highly recommended for all Special Programs and all lessons in both the Children's Learning Center, and Ski & Ride School.

To make reservations, please call or email:
  • (970) 268-5700, ext. 2080, src@powderhorn.com for the All Mountain Freeride Team, and other Special Programs  
  • (970) 268-5700, ext. 2093, clc@powderhorn.com for the Powdercats Programs
Please note that Youth (under 17) must have a parent or guardian sign their liability form.
Download the Special Program's Liability Form HERE


Special Programs


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

Me, too!

Would you like to participate in one of these great programs, but not sure what to do with your little one(s)? The Children's Learning Center has the answer for you. Enroll your child or grandchild in a half-day lesson while you are out learning and having fun. You can drop your child off at 9:00 AM and pick them up at 1:00 PM.
Cost: 20% off half-day lesson

Ski or ride Like a Girl!

Attention women of winter! If you ski or snowboard, we want you to join us, the women of the Ski and Ride School for our annual Ski Like A Girl! series. This program as been moved to Tuesdays, starting January 6, 2015 and is a clinic series is taught by women for women and is sure to take your skills to the next level in a comfortable, fun-filled environment. Don't miss the opportunity to meet new friends with common interests and goals. Register at the Ski & Ride Center desk.
Price (includes lesson and lunch) $59
Lift Tickets $30
Rental Equipment $18
Clinic is from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM with lunch from 12:00 to 1:00 PM

Telemark Clinics

Telemark skiing is very popular at Powderhorn!  If you've been inspired to take up Nordic downhilling or you want to improve upon your existing skills, join the Ski and Ride School for one or more tele clinics!  These one-day clinics are open to all levels of telemark skiers, beginning to advanced. Register at the Ski & Ride Center desk.



New day this season!  Play hookey and come on up to get your tele on every Wednesday this season, starting January 7, 2015.
Clinic Cost: $50.00

Saturday Tele-Series

Once a month get together with your fellow freeheelers and take your skiing to the next level!

Clinic Dates:
January 24, 2015
February 21, 2015
March 14, 2015

Price (includes lesson and lunch) $75
Lift Tickets $30
Rental Equipment $18
Clinics are from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM with lunch from 12:00 to 1:00 PM

Young at Heart 

One of the most popular programs at Powderhorn, Young at Heart is back again for 2014-2015! If you're a skier or rider, over age 50, come join us every Thursday to ski with friends and a guide from the Ski and Ride School. Groups are divided by ability, with an emphasis on fun, camaraderie and ski time! Stay after the lifts close for the weekly apres ski party in the Sunset Grille.  

Young at Heart begins on December 18th, there will be no program on December 25th or January 1st, and then continues on January 8th every Thursday until the mountain closes in spring.
Sign in by 8:40 AM. Group goes out promptly at 9:00 AM.

Time Sign in at the Ski & Ride Center desk by 8:40 AM, groups goes out promptly at 9:00 AM
Lift Ticket $40