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No matter your child’s skill level, a group lesson ensures a fun, and educational experience for an unbeatable value.

Lunch is included in all kid full day lessons. Lessons meet at 9am and start promptly at 9:15am. Rentals and lift access are not included with a lesson. If you need rentals, please book in advance, and show up for your fitting prior to 8:15am. Ages 4-14.
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All Levels
First Timer, Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Full Day
6 Hours
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Price Per Day
Online from: $249
Walk-up from: $289

Price range may vary and is dependent on date and time of booking

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Helpful Information
Q: Can my child be in the same class as a friend or family member?
A: Providing they are the same age and the same ability we will do our best to keep children in the same group. Please be sure to bring them together on check in.

Q: What is served at lunch?
A: A kid friendly food. Pizza, Mac and cheese, Chili, Pasta, etc. Meals vary daily.

Q: What is an appropriate tip for an instructor?
A: Tips/gratuity are not expected but very much so appreciated. Generally, 15 to 20 percent of the purchase is price is suggested. Tips can be given directly to instructors by cash or Venmo. Cash and credit card tips can be left with guest services.

Q: Can I request an instructor?
A: No, the only way to request and guarantee an instructor is to purchase a private lesson.

Q: What does my child need to show up with?
A: Please make sure your child is dressed and ready for a day in the snow! Warm base layers, wool socks, gloves or mittens, neck gator, jacket, and snow pants. Goggles and helmets are required! We will stop for snacks, water, and bathroom breaks throughout the day!Ski or snowboard equipment as well as lift access will need to be brought to the on-snow meeting area.

Q: Will there be a waitlist for sold out dates?
A: No, we will not be running a waitlist for sold out sessions. We recommend signing up for another date.

Q: What happens if my child is late for their lesson?
A: Visit the registration desk in the West Portal Rental Shop to reschedule for a future date. Late participants can not be added to classes.

Q: Can a first time skier/rider take a full day lesson?
A: YES! Full day kids group lessons are offered for all ability levels. Kids afternoon-half day group lessons are only available for first time skier/riders.
Lift Tickets are required for all lessons. Lift Tickets are not included but can be added on to a lesson for a discounted rate.
Lift Ticket Add-On
Age 3-6Age 7-14

Lift Ticket Add-On for Multi-Week Lessons
Price covers all 4 lessons
Age 3-6Age 7-14

Ski or Snowboard equipment is required for all lessons.
Helmets and eye protection are required for all lessons.

Rentals are not included with a lesson.

Book early online & save on rentals HERE. Helmets are included with all Winter Park rentals.
Group Lessons
Full day lessons meet at 9am and run from 9:15am - 3pm

Multiweek Lessons

Saturday and Sunday sessions - Meet at 8:15am begins at 8:30
Friday sessions - Meet at 8:45 begins at 9am

All age groups will meet at Sorensen Park.

Download the map here.

Guests can cancel sessions penalty-free up to 7 days in advance of session start date or rebook for a later session. Purchases become non-refundable 7 days prior to session start. There is no rebooking fee and price differences will be charged. Guests who are not able to use purchased product in the current season may request a resort credit that may be used within a year. Requests for modifications to dates and/or packages after 9am MT day prior to arrival can be requested by emailing

Every child in Ski + Ride School will be equipped with a GPS unit. At the end of the day instructors will hand out a Flaik code to parents and kids who can then go online to to track vertical feet and map runs. Type in your child’s code, the date, and hit the “Relive your day” button.
Instructors can carry any medication/epi-pens in a specially marked pack with a form filled out by parents with specifics about the medication. Instructors cannot administer any medication but will call Ski Patrol if the Child cannot administer it.

Lunch is included in all kid full-day lessons. Please inform instructor of any food allergies.
Information regarding absences for multiweek lessons only.

Lessons begin promptly at their scheduled times. Any child that arrives late will not be allowed to join their lessons for the day and will not receive a make-up lesson.

Should a child miss the first lesson in a session, they can either be enrolled in regular group lessons for the following days or switch to a different session. After the first week, no children can join the multi-week session. Any price differences will need to be paid in order to reschedule.

In the event of an absence, one make-up lesson can be offered per session ONLY with proof of a doctor's note. Any other absence will not warrant a make-up lesson or partial refund.

To receive a make-up lesson, please email with a doctor's note. With a make-up lesson, the child may receive a regular full-day group lesson to be redeemed on any date in the season. Make-up lessons must be scheduled at least 72 hours in advance and are subject to availability.
Have more questions? Please email us at or call 800.729.7907