Lessons

Ski & Snowboard For all Ages

Chicopee's Snow School Programs are all about developing your skiing and snowboarding skills through unique, fun-filled experiences! Experiencing the feeling of freedom and promoting an outdoor lifestyle is key in our lesson programs. Whether this is your first time on snow or you're looking to improve your skills, the adventure will captivate you for life. Our trained and certified snow school instructors use a variety of teaching tactics to promote skill acquisition while nurturing a lifelong passion for snow sports. Instructors will also promote the use of sport specific language, basic equipment requirements and needs, as well as the importance of equipment maintenance. Students will work through our 7-stage Development Program and receive a progress report at the conclusion of the lessons. Program groups are divided by age and ability. Helmets are mandatory for all lesson participants.

Weekly Lesson Programs

Specialty Lesson Programs

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Drop-In Lessons

Try something new with our Discover Skiing or Snowboarding package. These drop-in lesson packages include a 50-minute group lesson with an instructor, equipment rental, and a Learning Centre Lift Ticket that’s valid for the whole day! These lessons are tailored to those who have never skied or snowboarded before, with the goal of using at least one of our beginner lifts. To book a lesson, please visit Guest Services 45 to 60 minutes prior to the time you would like to start your lesson so that we can get you registered, fitted for rentals, and on snow before the lesson starts.

A credit card is required for each rental. A non-refundable $1 + HST assurance fee must be paid by credit card to rent. This fee allows consent to charge the same credit card $500 + HST if the equipment is not returned, or if the equipment is damaged while in the care of the renter.

Discover lesson packages are only available to those ages 8+.

Available Times Weekday Weekend & Holiday
5pm - 7pm $100 --
10am - 7pm -- $110

Lessons run on the hour. Lesson package includes a lesson, rentals, and a learning center lift ticket. HST is applicable on all sales. All sales are final.

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Private Lessons

Private lessons are a great way to improve your skiing or snowboarding skills with some one-on-one attention from an instructor.

Private lessons go on sale December 11, 2023.

Private lessons are available for all ages and ability levels. Lessons are 50-minutes in length, and can be booked on the hour. To avoid disappointment, private lessons should be booked in advance. For students under the age of 8, an additional person may not be added to the lesson.

PLEASE NOTE On December 11, 2023: Guest Services will take your reservation for privates lessons by telephone or e-mail. With the large volume of requests, these reservations will be confirmed once payment has been processed. You will receive an email confirmation of your booking.

A Credit Card number is required for payment at time of reservation. Cancelled lessons will be accepted up to 24 hours in advance with a full credit for another time. Cancelled lessons with less than 24 hours’ notice will incur a $35 administration fee.

*For those under 18, a legal parent/guardian must be present to rent equipment.

A credit card is required for each rental. A non-refundable $1 + HST assurance fee must be paid by credit card to rent. This fee allows consent to charge the same credit card $500 + HST if the equipment is not returned, or if the equipment is damaged while in the care of the renter.

Must have a valid Membership, Pass, Card, or Lift Ticket.

$90 Lesson Only

Weekday All Access Lift Ticket with a lesson booking:

$45 $19 for tots

Weekend/Holiday All Access Lift Ticket with a lesson booking:

$52 $22 for tots

Weekday Equipment Rental* with a lesson booking:

$38 $19 for tots

Weekend/Holiday Equipment Rental* with a lesson booking:

$45 $22 for tots

Additional Person:

$65 Not Applicable For Tots