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Adult Half Day AM First Timer Ski Lesson

Starting at

$ 115 .00

Guess what? Skiing and riding are kind of hard at first. That’s because we’re just not used to having our feet strapped to planks.

Take a beginner lesson or two and you’ll not only feel more comfortable with your feet strapped to planks, but you might even start feeling the early stages of addiction. This is natural. Go with it.


Special Notes:

  • Rentals and lift tickets can be included as package options
  • Helmets are not included, but can be rented from the rental shop for an additional fee
  • Clothing is not part of the equipment rentals
  • Waterproof Pants, Coat, Gloves, Sunglasses or Goggles are strongly encouraged
  • Lift tickets are required for all lessons, regardless of your level
Key Skills:

  • Click on the Level or EpicMix Academy logo below to see a full list of skills

What to Expect:
  • Lesson Time: 10:00am
  • Plan on arriving 1 1/2 to 2 hours prior to your lesson start time to fill out paperwork and fitted for your equipment

Many Options:

  • Ages 14+
  • Gondola, California, and Boulder locations
  • Group lesson
  • Half Day AM
  • First Timers (Level 1)
  • Ski only

Special Notes:

  • Options available for lift tickets and ski rentals

Lesson Locator

It's all about location, location, location. Use the map to find the ski school location closest to you. Enter your property name below.

  • Lessons available at the following location(s)

Find Your Perfect Lesson

Our lessons come in all shapes and sizes. Whether you want to learn with a group or go with a private lesson, your time on the snow promises to be mountains of fun.

Group Lesson

Choose a lesson package that includes Lift Ticket and/or rentals based on your needs. Lift Tickets and rentals are needed for all lessons.
Gondola, California, and Boulder 1 Day Lesson $115

What to know before you go

Once you’ve booked your lesson

  • Your Credit Card will be charged the day prior to your reservations
  • You can change or cancel your reservation 48 prior to the lesson start date with no fee by calling 1-800-Heavenly option 7
  • If you’ve booked an Adult Group lesson  for the Gondola Ski School you can check in at the Gondola Sales office the night before from 5pm to 6:30 pm to fill out release forms and get your equipment
  • Lesson are non-refundable due to weather

On the Day of your lesson

  • Be ready for a fun filled lesson experience
  • Plan on arriving 1 1/2 to 2 hours prior to your lesson start time to fill out paperwork and fitted for your equipment
  • Please bring your confirmation letter with you to pick up your check-in packet quickly
  • Dress appropriately for being outside in the snow.  We always recommend waterproof pants, waterproof coat, waterproof gloves, sunglasses or goggles, one pair of tall snow socks, and sunscreen.  Adults can rent helmets from the rental shop separately.
  • If you will be renting equipment from us remember to bring our credit card for a security deposit.
  • Parking is available for free at the California Main Lodge.  Free Shuttles run from the California Main Lodge to the Gondola.  Free parking is available at the Boulder Lodge.  Paid Parking is available for the Gondola location.

Prepping for your lesson

  • Get a good night sleep
  • Eat a good breakfast
  • Arrive early so you don’t have to be rushed
  • Remember your warm waterproof clothes
  • Remember to check in the night before if you are taking lessons at the Gondola Ski & Ride School

*Gratuities for coaches are not a requirement but an appropriate and appreciated gesture. A 15-20% gratuity based on the cost of the lesson will make your coach feel very appreciated and valued.


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