Lesson Breakdown (Test)

FIRST TIME SKIERS/SNOWBOARDERS - Lesson #1

Includes:   Beginner area lift access (Welcome Mat, Village Quad), and high quality, beginner-friendly equipment rentals. Meeting Place: The Farmhouse Lesson Meeting Place at Lincoln Peak. Start times:   Morning: 9:15 AM equipment fitting, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM lesson. Afternoon: 12:15 PM equipment fitting, 1:00-3:00 PM lesson (available daily).

Example of your abilities:

  • This is my first time ever.
  • It has been so long ago that I really need to start at the beginning.  
  • I would like to learn about proper dress, putting on boots and equipment, the winter on-snow environment and on-snow basics like walking around, riding a surface lift, making turns, speed control and stopping.

FIRST TIME SKIERS/SNOWBOARDERS - Lesson #2

Includes:   Mid-mountain lift access (Village Quad and Gate House lifts) and rentals. Meeting Place: The Farmhouse Lesson Meeting Place at Lincoln Peak. Start Times:  If you do not already have your equipment, please arrive an additional 30 minutes in advance.  Morning: 9:45 AM meet, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM lesson. Afternoon: 12:45 PM meet, 1:00-3:00 PM lesson.

Example of your abilities:

  • I can ride the Welcome Mat surface lift.
  • (Skiers) I can slide down an easy Green run making linked turns (kind of) and stop.
  • (Skiers) It’s time for me to learn how to ride a chair lift.
  • (Snowboarders) I can toe skid and heel skid.
  • (Snowboarders) I can traverse and I am trying to learn how to link my turns.

FIRST TIME SKIERS/SNOWBOARDERS - Lesson #3

Includes:   All-mountain lift access and rentals. Meeting Place: The Farmhouse Lesson Meeting Place at Lincoln Peak. Start Times:   If you do not already have your equipment, please arrive an additional 30 minutes in advance. Morning: 9:45 AM meet, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM lesson. Afternoon: 12:45 PM meet, 1:00-3:00 PM lesson.

Example of your abilities:

  • (Skiers) I can now ride the Village Quad Lift.
  • (Skiers) I am starting to feel comfortable on green slopes.
  • (Skiers) Take me to the next level! What’s this Wedge Christie thing all about?
  • (Snowboarders) I would like to ride the Village Quad Lift.
  • (Snowboarder) I am working on linking my turns.
  • (Snowboarder) I would like to learn how to control my speed on Green terrain.