Thank you for your reservation with the Steamboat Snowsports School. Please review the following information regarding meeting times, locations and important policies. Call us at 800-299-5017 if we can assist with any details. We look forward to seeing you on the snow!


      (Skiers & Snowboarders ages 18 & Up - All Levels)
      Snowboarders meet at green flags uphill of school house, skiers meet at black flags below school house. Lessons run 10am to 3pm daily.

      (Skiers & Snowboarders First Grade – 17 yrs.)
      Skiers meet on snow by the school house at blue flags, snowboarders meet uphill of school house at green flags. Lessons run 9:30am to 3pm daily.

      Kids Vacation Center
      (Skiers and Snowboarders Ages 2½ yrs. – Kindergarten)
      Meet at KVC, located at the lower level of Gondola building. Lessons run 9am to 3pm daily. KVC opens at 8:15am. Lift access provided.

      (Ages 1 yr. – Kindergarten)
      Meet at KVC, located at the lower level of Gondola building.

      Trailbusters Meeting
      (Skiers & Snowboarders First Grade – 15 yrs.)
      Skiers meet on snow by the school house, snowboarders meet uphill of school house at Green flags.

      Private Lessons Meeting Area
      Private lessons meet at the gold meeting flags by the Gondola Stage.
    • Please try and pick up all tickets the day before your scheduled lesson to eliminate wait time the day of.

      Lesson Tickets

      • If you already have your lesson tickets, you may proceed directly to the designated meeting area (see Base Area Map above).
      • Guests who have not received lesson tickets prior to arrival will need to pick them up in the Ticket Office before going to the meeting area. All participants must also sign a liability form.
      • Private lessons do not require a lesson ticket; however participants must sign a liability form.

      Lift Tickets
      • All students are required to have a lift ticket.
      • Lift tickets can be pre-ordered through Steamboat Reservations at 800-299-5017. This includes Kids Ski Free tickets and discounted tickets for kids and teens participating in lessons.
      • Please have your lift ticket with you upon arrival to your lesson.

    • Purchase and Refund Policies

      • All products are available for an advance purchase price, paid in full at least 7 days prior to the lesson date. On-site purchases and reservations made inside of 7 days prior to the lesson date are available at the regular rate.
      • Reservations for products booked and paid in full more than 7 days in advance (subject to the guidelines below) receive a 10% discount, not inclusive of add on lift products. Advance Purchase discount not valid with any other discount offer.
      • A non-refundable $100 deposit is due at the time of booking.
      • Payment in full is due 30 days prior to arrival or 14 days for groups. Should an illness/injury arise, deposit is fully refundable.
      • Cancellation of reservation up to 30 days out are fully refundable.
      • Cancellations within 48 hours, as well as no shows, will result in the first full day’s activity charges and subsequent bookings will be cancelled.
      • Once the first day of the reservation has occurred refunds will only be granted based on documented injuries and medical conditions preventing the individual from skiing/riding.
      • No shows for private lessons are charged full rate for first day, remainder of bookings are cancelled.

      Helmet Policy
      All students age 17 and under participating in lessons, KVC, group or private, must wear a helmet. Additionally, students of any age (group or private) using a terrain park that is fenced and designated by the orange Terrain Park oval must wear a helmet.

    • What to Bring in preparation for your lesson

      • Helmet – your own or we rent them
      • Eye protection – goggles or sunglasses
      • Sunscreen applied before lesson
      • Snack in jacket
      • Mittens or gloves
      • One pair of socks
      • Don’t forget to drink lots of water!

      Lesson Dining Information
      Levels 5-8 Lunch (group lessons ages 1st grade - 17 years):
      • Thunderhead or Rendezvous
      • Options: Burgers, Hotdogs, Pizza and salad or Chef Special

      Levels 1-4 Lunch (group lessons ages 1st grade - 17 years):
      • Round-Up Room at Base Area
      • Options: Pasta, Mexican food, Chicken, Pizza, Cookie