2016/17 Whistler Adult Ski and Snowboard Lessons

  • Learn to ski or snowboard or improve your technique with Whistler Blackcomb's expert instructors
  • Choose from private, semi-private and group lessons, with multilingual instructors available upon request
  • Book a multi-day camp or clinic to take your skills further - racing, steeps, freestyle and women’s only

Discover Whistler Days

Receive 25% OFF selected lessons during these special value periods of the season.

  • November 24-December 16, 2016
  • February 25-March 12, 2017
  • April 1-9, 2017
  • April 18-23, 2017

All lessons are MAX 4. Having a maximum of 4 people in a group lesson creates the perfect environment to build your confidence while you learn and discover the incredible mountains.

MAX4 lessons are available in Full Day or Half Day afternoon options. Full Day lessons meet at 9:45am and end at 3pm. Half Day lessons meet at 12:45pm and end at 3pm. Level 1-3 Skiers/Snowboarders meet at the base of the mountain (First time skier to Comfortable Novice). Level 4-6 Skiers/Snowboarders meet in the alpine (Intermediate skier to Expert Skier).

Rates include the 25% off for Discover Whistler Day.

Daily Lessons Level Price Location
Half Day Ski/Ride Lesson Levels 1-6 $127 Whistler or Blackcomb
Half Day Learn to Ski/Ride Lesson & Lift Ticket Levels 1-3 Only $146 Whistler or Blackcomb
Full Day Ski/Ride Lesson Levels 1-6 $164 Whistler or Blackcomb
Full Day Learn to Ski/Ride Lesson & Lift Ticket Levels 1-3 Only $184 Whistler or Blackcomb
Third Day Free Special Lesson
(Consecutive Days)
Level Price Location
3 Full Day Ski/Ride Lesson Levels 1-6 $329 Whistler or Blackcomb
3 Full Day Learn to Ski/Ride Lesson & Lift Ticket Levels 1-3 Only $368 Whistler or Blackcomb
Multi Day Ski Camps Level Price Location
The Camp - 4 Full Day Ski Lessons
Monday Start only
Levels 3-6 $499 Whistler or Blackcomb
Private Lessons Level Price Location
Half Day Private Ski/Ride Lesson Levels 1-6 $599 Whistler or Blackcomb
Full Day Private Ski/Ride Lesson Levels 1-6 $799 Whistler or Blackcomb
Ski with an Olympian - Full Day Private Ski/Ride Lesson Levels 1-6 $950 Whistler or Blackcomb

Adult Lessons

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Holiday Season

  • December 17, 2016 - January 8, 2017
  • January 23 - February 3, 2017
  • February 18 - February 24, 2017
  • April 10 - April 17, 2017

All lessons are MAX 4. Having a maximum of 4 people in a group lesson creates the perfect environment to build your confidence while you learn and discover the incredible mountains.

MAX4 lessons are available in Full Day or Half Day afternoon options. Full Day lessons meet at 9:45am and end at 3pm. Half Day lessons meet at 12:45pm and end at 3pm. Level 1-3 Skiers/Snowboarders meet at the base of the mountain (First time skier to Comfortable Novice). Level 4-6 Skiers/Snowboarders meet in the alpine (Intermediate skier to Expert Skier).

Daily Lessons Level Price Location
Half Day Ski/Ride Lesson Levels 1-6 $199 Whistler or Blackcomb
Half Day Learn to Ski/Ride Lesson & Lift Ticket Levels 1-3 Only $225 Whistler or Blackcomb
Full Day Ski/Ride Lesson Levels 1-6 $259 Whistler or Blackcomb
Full Day Learn to Ski/Ride Lesson & Lift Ticket Levels 1-3 Only $285 Whistler or Blackcomb
Third Day Free Special Lesson
(Consecutive Days)
Level Price Location
3 Full Day Ski/Ride Lesson Levels 1-6 $518 Whistler or Blackcomb
3 Full Day Learn to Ski/Ride Lesson & Lift Ticket Levels 1-3 Only $570 Whistler or Blackcomb
Multi Day Ski Camps Level Price Location
The Camp - 4 Full Day Ski Lessons
Monday Start only
Levels 3-6 $499 Whistler or Blackcomb
Private Lessons Level Price Location
Half Day Private Ski/Ride Lesson Levels 1-6 $599 Whistler or Blackcomb
Full Day Private Ski/Ride Lesson Levels 1-6 $799 Whistler or Blackcomb
Ski with an Olympian - Full Day Private Ski/Ride Lesson Levels 1-6 $950 Whistler or Blackcomb

Adult Lessons

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Regular Season

  • January 9 - January 22, 2017
  • February 4 - February 17, 2017
  • March 13 - March 31, 2017

All lessons are MAX 4. Having a maximum of 4 people in a group lesson creates the perfect environment to build your confidence while you learn and discover the incredible mountains.

MAX4 lessons are available in Full Day or Half Day afternoon options. Full Day lessons meet at 9:45am and end at 3pm. Half Day lessons meet at 12:45pm and end at 3pm. Level 1-3 Skiers/Snowboarders meet at the base of the mountain (First time skier to Comfortable Novice). Level 4-6 Skiers/Snowboarders meet in the alpine (Intermediate skier to Expert Skier).

Daily Lessons Level Price Location
Half Day Ski/Ride Lesson Levels 1-6 $169 Whistler or Blackcomb
Half Day Learn to Ski/Ride Lesson & Lift Ticket Levels 1-3 Only $195 Whistler or Blackcomb
Full Day Ski/Ride Lesson Levels 1-6 $219 Whistler or Blackcomb
Full Day Learn to Ski/Ride Lesson & Lift Ticket Levels 1-3 Only $245 Whistler or Blackcomb
Third Day Free Special Lesson
(Consecutive Days)
Level Price Location
3 Full Day Ski/Ride Lesson Levels 1-6 $438 Whistler or Blackcomb
3 Full Day Learn to Ski/Ride Lesson & Lift Ticket Levels 1-3 Only $490 Whistler or Blackcomb
Multi Day Ski Camps Level Price Location
The Camp - 4 Full Day Ski Lessons
Monday Start only
Levels 3-6 $499 Whistler or Blackcomb
Private Lessons Level Price Location
Half Day Private Ski/Ride Lesson Levels 1-6 $599 Whistler or Blackcomb
Full Day Private Ski/Ride Lesson Levels 1-6 $799 Whistler or Blackcomb
Ski with an Olympian - Full Day Private Ski/Ride Lesson Levels 1-6 $950 Whistler or Blackcomb

Adult Lessons

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Ski or Ride with an Olympian - Private Lessons

Only the worlds best ski and snowboard athletes make it to the Olympic Games, and in Whistler you can get up close and personal with an Olympian in a private ski or snowboard lesson. An opportunity to follow in the tracks of a world-class athlete, learn their technique and hear their Olympic stories in an exclusive Snow School program.

Lesson Details Price
Private Lesson - Full day ski or ride with an Olympian Go one-on-one or make a group with up to five family or friends of similar ability – one price. $950

Multi-day Camps or Specialty Lessons

Multi-day programs give you a great opportunity to improve your technique while exploring everything the mountains have to offer.

Extremely Canadian Steep Skiing Clinic - Book by November 15, 2016 and save $50!

Steep skiing clinic for intermediate to expert skiers. Small groups of similar ability, combined with a serious amount of vertical with guarantee improvement, tired legs and an unforgettable ski day. Après with beer and nachos at Merlins included. Clinic begins at 8:30 AM.

Womens Ski & Snowboard Camps - Book by November 15, 2016 and save $50!

Camps run throughout the year on a variety of dates. All women all the time! Roxy All Star Ski & Snowboard Camps accommodate all types of riding from beginner to expert and for those who like to dabble in park. Coaching from top level female skiers and riders. Après reception included. Prizes given out the final day. Camps begins at 8:30 AM at Merlins Bar & Grill, at the base of Blackcomb Mountain.

Lesson Details Price
Extremely Canadian 2 Day Camp Skiing ability is level 4-6. Mon, Thurs or Sat start only. $399
Womens 2 Day Ski/Snowboard Lesson Ability level 1-6. Select weekend dates only. Call for details. $269

Adult Lessons

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Yes Tours

Yes Tours provides training courses designed to improve ski and snowboarding technique. Courses include:

  • Ski and Snowboard Improvement programs to enhance technical skills
  • Ski and Snowboard Instructor courses which include certification for employment opportunities

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Lesson Information

Times:Full day lessons begin at 9 AM. Half day lessons begin at 8:45 AM & 12:30 PM.

Half Day Learn to Ski/Ride Levels 1-3 available PM only

Half Day Ride Lesson Levels 4-6 AM only

Learn to Ski & Ride - Whistler Blackcomb's teaching method is customer centered to ease the learning curve. Beginners only. No pressure zone. Specialized, easy to handle terrain. You can relax and learn at the same time.

The Camp - Two of the longest running & most successful ski camps in North America – Dave Murray and Ski Esprit are joining forces to create THE CAMP. THE CAMP is open to low level intermediate (3+) to expert skiers wanting to take their skiing to the next level.

Private Lessons - Ski, telemark or ride the park and pipe with video analysis and language choice. The ultimate mountain learning experience. Cut the lift line-ups, ski or ride the best places (including the secret ones), plus get one-on-one instruction to take you to the next level. Go one-on-one or form a group of up to five friends or family members of similar ability.

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The Whistler Insider:
How to Ski with Your Spouse

One of the best feelings in the world is carving perfect turns in harmony with your significant other. The Insider has tips on how to get there.

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Stay and Ski Packages

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Save up to 42% on 5+ night stays

Stay & ski from as little as $111 CAD per person, per night. Plus kids stay, ski & rent for free!