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Private Lessons

One-on-one ski lessons for everyone and anyone, ages 2 & up.

2016/17


BOOK EARLY AND SAVE!
Save 10% on your Okemo Ski + Ride School lessons when you make your reservation at least 7 days in advance. Some restrictions apply. Call 802-228-1600 for details and to make your reservation today! Beginner Value Packages not included.


Ski School Levels
(RED) This is my first time on the mountain. I have never skied or snowboarded before.
(ORG) I have skied or snowboarded before, and I am able to slide in a straight line but am not able to turn yet.
(YEL) I am starting to turn and stop but still need practice. I need to work on my confidence and control before heading up the chairlift.
(GRN) I am riding the chairlift and am comfortable on green terrain. I can turn and stop with confidence. SKI: Turning in a wedge, working towards parallel turns. SNOWBOARD: Linking skidded turns with traverses, working towards shaped turns.
(BLU) I can ski or snowboard on blue terrain, using a variety of turn sizes. I am able to control my speed and stop when I need to. SKI: Parallel turns on all green, most blue terrain; starting to use poles. SNOWBOARD: Linking turns of varying size and shape on all green and blue terrain.
(BLK) I am already skiing or snowboarding confidently on black terrain and am looking to explore bumps, steeps and glades. SKI: Parallel turns on all blues, most black terrain; using poles. SNOWBOARD: Linking turns of varying size and shape on all blue and most black terrain.

When you work one-on-one with the right instructor, learning happens fast. Whether it is private snowboarding lessons or private ski lessons, we are here to fully accommodate you. Our staff ranges from young professionals to mature instructors, with deep experience in teaching as you learn to ski or snowboard. You'll work with a pro that fits your needs to discover just how good you can get when you learn the Okemo way.
 
To book a ski or snowboard lesson, please call 802-228-1600.

STANDARD PRIVATE INSTRUCTION
     

Work one-on-one with an Okemo pro and you'll find one of the fastest ways to take your ability level higher. You can either request a specific instructor or an Okemo instructor will be assigned to you. Standard private lessons start at 8:30 am, on weekends and holidays, and are available in 1-2-3-or 6-hour increments. You can even have up to four people of the same ability level in a private group.

RATES​

  • Save 10% by reserving at least 7 days in advance! 802-228-1600
  • Please note, lift access is required to participate in this program and is NOT included in the price of the program.
Assigned Instructor:
# Students 1-Hour 2-Hours 3-Hours 6-Hours
1 $140 $255 $355 $565
2 $230 $345 $445 $655
3 n/a $435 $535 $745
4 n/a $525 $625 $835
Requested Instructor or series with same:
# Students 1-Hour 2-Hours 3-Hours 6-Hours
1 $155 $285 $385 $685
2 $245 $375 $475 $775
3 n/a $465 $565 $865
4 n/a $555 $655 $955

Special Rates: Monday-Friday, non-holiday, at 12:30pm, 1:30pm and 2:30pm: 20% off!


ADVANTAGE ONE-ON-ONE PRIVATE INSTRUCTION
     

  • For your skiing lessons or snowboarding lessons, we'll assign you one-to-one with an instructor for an intensive hour on the slopes - at a discounted rate. Available weekends and holidays at 8:30am.
  • Save an additional 10% by reserving at least 7 days in advance! 802-228-1600
  • Please note, lift access is required to participate in this program and is NOT included in the price of the program.

RATES

  • $110/person
  • add a 2nd person for $49

ADAPTIVE INSTRUCTION
 
We offer instruction for disabled skiers and riders. Please call us in advance to see if we can accommodate instruction for your disability. Reservations for adaptive instruction are highly recommended and subject to availability, especially on weekends and holidays. Please stop by the Resort Services Desk or reserve in advanced by calling 802-228-1600. 
 
RATES

  • See private instruction rates above.
  • Save 10% by reserving at least 7 days in advance! 802-228-1600
  • Please note, lift access is required to participate in this program and is NOT included in the price of the program.

HELPFUL HINTS & GUIDELINES

  • Private Lessons begin at 8:30am, on weekends and holidays, with start times on the 1/2 hour.
  • Sessions are available in 1, 2, 3 and 6 hour units.
  • Private lessons are limited to four people of the same ability level.
  • Lift ticket is required if lesson will be using a chairlift (ticket additional).

Cancellation Policy:
Reservations are charged in full when booked and are non-refundable. Any change or cancellation requested within 2 days of the lesson date will be charged a fee of 20% of each reservation. Cancellations on the day of will result in a full forfeiture. All balances are good at Okemo for 1 calendar year and can be used around the resort except for culinary and lodging.