Whistler Ski and Snowboard Lessons for Adults

Choose from private lessons and group lessons and learn to ski, snowboard or improve your technique with Whistler Blackcomb's expert and multilingual instructors. Choose to ski with your family or group in a private lesson or join a group lesson.

  • Winter 2022/23 Lessons & Camps are now available. Book now for the best price and availability
  • A pass or lift ticket will be required for all lesson participants
  • Enjoy lift line priority on all lifts during your lesson
  • Daily Lessons can only be booked online 2+ days (5+ days for private lessons) in advance of start date
  • For more information, call 1.800.944.7853 and speak with our Whistler-based Travel Consultants.

Winter 2022/23

Importance of Advance Reservations:

We strongly recommend making a reservation well in advance of your lesson date to ensure availability and receive the best price. Making advance reservations during Holiday periods is a must to guarantee your preferred lesson type/time.

Regular Season

  • November 24 - December 16, 2022
  • January 9 - February 17, 2023*
  • February 27 - March 10, 2023*
  • April 15 - 16, 2023

*All weekends from December 17, 2022 - April 9, 2023 are considered Peak Season.


Daily Group Ski or Snowboard Lessons (18+ years)

Group lessons create the perfect environment to build your confidence while you learn and discover the incredible mountains.

  • Full Day lessons meet at 9:45 AM and end at 3:00 PM
  • Half Day lessons meet at 12:30 PM and end at 3:00 PM
  • Beginner Skiers/Snowboarders meet at the base of the mountain
  • Alpine Advanced Skiers/Snowboarders meet in the alpine (Intermediate skier to Expert Skier).

Half Day PM (Level 1 only)

  • $179 Lesson Only

Full Day (Level 1-6)

  • $299 Lesson Only

3rd Day Free Group Ski or Snowboard Lessons

To qualify for the Third Day Free MAX5 Special Program, lessons must be on consecutive days. Blackout dates apply.

3 Full Days (Level 1-6)

  • $598 Lesson Only

Daily Ski or Snowboard Private Lessons

A Private Lesson is your most customizable option. Discover more of the mountains, or use it as a way to ski with your family or group of friends. With up to 5 people of similar ability per guide for a fixed price, get more from your visit. This is your day, and we guarantee to make the most of your valuable time here. To top it off, our Privates instructors are all top pros from around the world who speak a variety of languages on a request basis. This truly is the ultimate mountain experience!

Half Day (3 hours AM or PM)

  • $799 Lesson Only

Full Day (6 hours)

  • $999 Lesson Only

Full Day with an Olympian

Call 1.800.944.7853 to book.

  • $1,149 Lesson Only

Winter 2022/23

Importance of Advance Reservations:

We strongly recommend making a reservation well in advance of your lesson date to ensure availability and receive the best price. Making advance reservations during Holiday periods is a must to guarantee your preferred lesson type/time.

Peak Season

  • All weekends from December 17, 2022 - April 9, 2023
  • December 19, 2022 - January 6, 2023
  • February 20 - February 24, 2023
  • March 13 - April 14, 2023

Daily Group Ski or Snowboard Lessons (18+ years)

Group lessons create the perfect environment to build your confidence while you learn and discover the incredible mountains.

  • Full Day lessons meet at 9:45 AM and end at 3:00 PM
  • Half Day lessons meet at 12:30 PM and end at 3:00 PM
  • Beginner Skiers/Snowboarders meet at the base of the mountain
  • Alpine Advanced Skiers/Snowboarders meet in the alpine (Intermediate skier to Expert Skier).

Half Day PM (Level 1 only)

  • $199 Lesson Only

Full Day (Level 1-6)

  • $379 Lesson Only

3rd Day Free Group Ski or Snowboard Lessons

To qualify for the Third Day Free MAX5 Special Program, lessons must be on consecutive days. Blackout dates apply.

3 Full Days (Level 1-6)

  • $758 Lesson Only

Daily Ski or Snowboard Private Lessons

A Private Lesson is your most customizable option. Discover more of the mountains, or use it as a way to ski with your family or group of friends. With up to 5 people of similar ability per guide for a fixed price, get more from your visit. This is your day, and we guarantee to make the most of your valuable time here. To top it off, our Privates instructors are all top pros from around the world who speak a variety of languages on a request basis. This truly is the ultimate mountain experience!

Full Day (6 hours)

  • $1,149 Lesson Only

Full Day with an Olympian

Call 1.800.944.7853 to book.

  • $1,299 Lesson Only

Multi-Day Camps

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 - 2 Day Camp (Level 5-6)

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. Top guides will help adventurous skiers refine their off-piste technique on some of the most challenging terrain in North America. Clinic begins at 8:15 AM.

This camp runs for two consecutive days starting on Mondays, Thursdays, or Saturdays

Clinic Only
Off Peak $599
Peak $699

Extremely Canadian Freeride Snowboard Clinic - 2 Day Camp (Level 5-6)

Freeride Snowboard Camp is for intermediate to expert snowboarders. Intermediate - Advanced riders will maximize their experience on Whistler Blackcomb’s world-class, big-mountain terrain while being shown the best stashes and enjoying lift line priority.

This camp runs for two consective days on the following dates:

  • Dec 22/23
  • Dec 26/27
  • Jan 2/3
  • Jan 14/15
  • Jan 28/29
  • Feb 11/12
  • Feb 18/19
  • Mar 18/19
  • Mar 25/26
  • Apr 10/11
  • Apr 15/16

Clinic Only
Off Peak $599
Peak $699

The North Face Women’s 2 Day Ski Camp (Level 1-6)

Camps run throughout the year on a variety of dates. These all-women weekend camps will help you master confidence at any level of skiing. Two days with top female coaching, in a safe and motivating environment, will help you expand your terrain and develop your skills. Après reception included. Prizes given out the final day. Camps begin at 9:00 AM at Merlins Bar & Grill, at the base of Blackcomb Mountain.

This camp runs for two consecutive days on the following dates:

  • Dec 10/11
  • Jan 14/15
  • Jan 28/29
  • Feb 11/12
  • Feb 25/26
  • Mar 11/12
  • Apr 1/2

Camp Only $459

The Camp - 4 Full Day Group Ski Program (Level 4-6)

Join The Camp for the ultimate multi-day ski experience at Whistler Blackcomb. Your goals for the week are our main focus. Whether you want to develop your skills and expand your terrain, or you're just looking for an incredible vacation experience, The Camp will help you reach your goals.

This camp runs every Monday from December 26 - March 27

Camp Only $999

Lesson Information

Group Lessons (Ultimate Lesson): Adult Ultimate Beginner Lessons meet at 9:30 AM, all other Ultimate Lessons meet at 9:45 AM. All classes end at 3:00 PM. Learn the pleasures of skiing/boarding in a fun, safe environment from long term pros who know the best terrain to learn and improve on. Lift line priority including fast upload at the base of Whistler. A pass or lift ticket will be required for all lesson participants. Group lessons run from November 24, 2022 to April 16, 2023 and must be booked online at least 2 days in advance.

Half Day Adult Ultimate Lessons - Meet at 12:30 PM (afternoon option only).

Private Lessons: Build your confidence and explore the mountains with a pro who matches your exact needs. Go one-on-one or create your own group with up to 5 family or friends of similar ability. You can select pros by specific languages, skill set, and certification level. Plus, we have the highest certified pros with the most teaching and guiding experience. Lift line priority including fast upload at the base of Whistler or Blackcomb. A pass or lift ticket will be required for all lesson participants. Private lessons run from November 24, 2022 to April 16, 2023 and must be booked online at least 5 days in advance. Guests can choose to start from the base of Whistler or Blackcomb.

Lift Tickets - All guests must have a lift ticket or pass to ski or ride.

Vaccination Requirements - Proof of vaccination is not required to participate in adult ski and ride school programs or private lessons.

Before You Arrive:

  • Come dressed and ready to ski or snowboard.
  • Ensure that you are well rested and have eaten breakfast.
  • Remember to bring a credit or debit card to pay for lunch and snacks.

What To Bring:

Remember, weather conditions can change rapidly so dress accordingly. Please come equipped with the following:

  • Helmet
  • Warm hat and neck gaitor
  • Goggles and/or sunglasses depending on the weather
  • Sunscreen and lip balm applied.
  • Waterproof & insulated gloves, jacket and pants
  • Long underwear and turtleneck
  • Warm dry socks
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