Steamboat Snowsports School Badge


Work with the best instructors in the industry to make the most of your Steamboat vacation. With one of the highest instructor return rates in the country, our professionals develop relationships that go beyond just lessons and often last for generations.

It’s this kind of personal, western hospitality that makes Steamboat famous.

Which Private Lesson Is best for you?

Private ski and snowboard lessons provide individual or semi-private coaching for up to 5 people per lesson and all ability levels.
Full Day
Half Day
Skier Skier
7 Hour

The 7 hour lesson goes from 9am to 4pm and gives you a full day of coaching tailored just for you.

Snowboarder Snowboarder
3 Hour Morning

Get guidance in the morning and practice on your own in the afternoon. This lesson goes from 9am to noon.

Snowboarder Snowboarder
5 Hour

The 5 hour lesson goes from 10am to 3pm. Perfect for sleeping in and still getting the full day.

Skier Skier
3 Hour Afternoon

Can't make it up until the afternoon? Don't worry, this lesson runs from 1pm to 4pm.

If you're looking to really enhance your skills, don't wait!  
Whippersnapper Whippersnapper
Kids' 1 hour

1 hour private for ages 2-4 years. Limited to one child, includes equipment and lift ticket during lesson time only, not available online. 

Early Bird Early Bird
Early Bird

Offered 8:30 - 9:30am. Limit two (2) people per lesson. Must be level 3 and up.

Night Lessons
Night Lessons

Offered from 6:00 - 8:00pm during night skiing.

Lesson Rate* Holiday Rate*
7 Hour
$829 $869
5 Hour $729 $769
3 Hour Morning
$629 $669
3 Hour Afternoon
$529 $569
Early Bird $239 $269
Kids' 1 Hour** $249 $269
*Lessons booked 7 days in advance receive up to a 10% discount. Holiday rates are Dec. 18 – Jan 7; Feb 17-25; Mar. 10 – April 1.
**Ages 2-4. Not available online.

What to know:

  • Private Clinics are available for individuals, small groups and families
  • Cost includes up to 5 participants per lesson unless otherwise noted
  • It is strongly recommended that children are in at least first grade
  • Instructors will teach to the lowest ability level in the group
  • Helmets are required for all students 15 and under

Additional information and Frequently asked questions

Find everything you need to know about the Steamboat SnowSports School, from the helmet policy to where to meet the day of your lesson.

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