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Beginner Ski or Snowboard Lesson Package

We will pair equipment and dedicated teaching techniques to create a memorable experience that can lead to a lifetime love for skiing or snowboarding. Get ready for a day of fun by prepping with our Beginner Tips.  Crystal Mountain’s dedicated  Guided Discovery Teaching Area is designed specifically for beginners. Our team of qualified instructors will help new Snowsports athletes build fundamental skills for a lifetime of winter adventures.

First Day Experience – 2016/17 Rates

Price includes lesson, equipment rental, and a Discovery lift ticket.  Available for ages 7 and older.  With class sizes limited to 6 students per instructor, this will ensure that everyone gets the most personal attention possible.  Classes will be separated by age (Children 7-10, Youth 11-15 & Adults 16+).

AM Session: 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (Register by 8:30 a.m.)
PM Session: 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. (Register by 11:30 a.m.)
Full-Day Session: 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (Register by 8:30 a.m.) Includes lunch with your instructor.

First Day ExperienceTimePrice
AM Session9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.$109
PM Session1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.$109
All-Day Session 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.$158

New Express Check-In at the Snowsports Sales Desk with Online Reservations

Online reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance.  Express check-in is available for online reservations up to 30 minutes prior to lesson start time.  Daily walk-in registration is welcomed (subject to availability) at the Snowsports Sales Desk located next to the Rental Shop.   If you do not have a reservation we recommend that you check-in at the Snowsports Sales Desk at least 1 hour prior to desired lesson start time.

Contact Us

For questions regarding lessons or to make a reservation, please call 360.663.3037 or email us at and a member of our Sales Team will return your message within 24 hours.