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
  • All Lessons can only be booked 7+ days in advance of start date

Key holiday periods sell out fast. Book early to secure ski/snowboard lessons on your preferred dates.

Discover Whistler Days

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

All Program Days must fall within the Discover Whistler Days time period to qualify for discounted pricing.
  • Dec 2 — December 16, 2019
  • April 14 — April 19, 2020

Intro to Ski or Snowboard

If you are new to the sport of skiing or snowboarding let the Whistler Blackcomb Snow School take care of the introduction.
They have one of the best learning areas in North America and that combined with their top pros will make your first experience a perfect beginning to life on the mountains.
You will learn the basics including:

  • Equipment and how it works
  • Safety on the mountain
  • How to move around on flat terrain
  • How to stop
  • How to turn
  • How to ride lifts
If you are looking for a smaller size class, we highly recommend our MAX4 Program (maximum of 4 students in a class).

Full Day ( Beginner Level 1 )

  • $179 $134 Lesson Only
  • $218 $164 Lesson + Ticket
  • $270 $203 Lesson + Ticket + Rental

Daily Ski or Snowboard Lessons

Whistler ski lessons and snowboard 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 9:45 AM and end at 3:00 PM.
Half Day lessons meet at 12:45 PM and end at 3:00 PM.
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).

Full Day ( Level 1-3 )

  • $279 $209 Lesson Only
  • $318 $239 Lesson + Ticket
  • $331 $248 Lesson + Rental
  • $370 $278 Lesson + Ticket + Rental

Full Day ( Level 4-6 )

  • $279 $209 Lesson Only
  • $391 $294 Lesson + Ticket

Half Day ( Level 1 only )

  • $219 $164 Lesson Only
  • $258 $194 Lesson + Ticket
  • $271 $203 Lesson + Rental
  • $310 $233 Lesson + Ticket + Rental

3rd Day Free Ski or Snowboard Lessons

Please note that the "Third Day Free" promotion for full day MAX 4 lessons are not available December 21 - January 12, Feb 15 - Feb 21.
To qualify for the Third Day Free MAX4 Special Program, lessons must be on consecutive days

Whistler ski lessons and snowboard 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.

Full Day lessons meet at 9:45 AM and end at 3:00 PM.
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).

3 Full Days ( Level 1-3 )

  • $558 $418 Lesson Only
  • $636 $477 Lesson + Ticket
  • $740 $555 Lesson + Ticket + Rental

3 Full Days ( Level 4-6 )

  • $558 $418 Lesson Only
  • $782 $587 Lesson + Lift

Daily Ski or Snowboard Private Lessons

Private Lessons can be booked for up to 4 participants of the same discipline and ability level

Full Day ( 6 hours )

Regular Price: $899
Early Booking Price: $849 - Book by November 15

Half Day ( 3 hours AM or PM )

  • $699

Full Day with and Olympian

Regular Price: $1099
Early Booking Price: $1049 - Book by November 15

Regular Season

  • November 28, 2019 - December 1, 2020
  • February 1, 2020 - February 14, 2020
  • February 22 - March 13, 2020
  • March 23 - March 29, 2020

Intro to Ski or Snowboard

If you are new to the sport of skiing or snowboarding let the Whistler Blackcomb Snow School take care of the introduction.
They have one of the best learning areas in North America and that combined with their top pros will make your first experience a perfect beginning to life on the mountains.
You will learn the basics including:

  • Equipment and how it works
  • Safety on the mountain
  • How to move around on flat terrain
  • How to stop
  • How to turn
  • How to ride lifts
If you are looking for a smaller size class, we highly recommend our MAX4 Program (maximum of 4 students in a class).

Full Day ( Beginner Level 1 )

  • $179 Lesson Only
  • $218 Lesson + Ticket
  • $270 Lesson + Ticket + Rental

Daily Ski or Snowboard Lessons

Whistler ski lessons and snowboard 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 9:45 AM and end at 3:00 PM.
Half Day lessons meet at 12:45 PM and end at 3:00 PM.
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).

Full Day ( Level 1-3 )

  • $279 Lesson Only
  • $318 Lesson + Ticket
  • $330 Lesson + Rental
  • $370 Lesson + Ticket + Rental

Full Day ( Level 4-6 )

  • $279 Lesson Only
  • $390 Lesson + Ticket

Half Day PM ( Level 1 only )

  • $219 Lesson Only
  • $258 Lesson + Ticket
  • $270 Lesson + Rental
  • $310 Lesson + Ticket + Rental

3rd Day Free Ski or Snowboard Lessons

Please note that the "Third Day Free" promotion for full day MAX 4 lessons are not available December 21 - January 12, Feb 15 - Feb 21.
To qualify for the Third Day Free MAX4 Special Program, lessons must be on consecutive days

Whistler ski lessons and snowboard 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.

Full Day lessons meet at 9:45 AM and end at 3:00 PM.
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).

3 Full Days ( Level 1-3 )

  • $558 Lesson Only
  • $636 Lesson + Ticket
  • $740 Lesson + Ticket + Rental

3 Full Days ( Level 4-6 )

  • $558 Lesson Only
  • $782 Lesson + Ticket

Daily Ski or Snowboard Private Lessons

Private Lessons can be booked for up to 4 participants of the same discipline and ability level

Full Day ( 6 hours )

Regular Price: $899
Early Booking Price: $849 - Book by November 15

Half Day ( 3 hours AM or PM )

  • $699

Full Day with and Olympian

Regular Price: $1099
Early Booking Price: $1049 - Book by November 15

Importance of Advance Reservations

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

Peak Season

  • December 17, 2019 - January 31, 2020
  • February 15, 2020 - February 21, 2020
  • March 14 - March 22, 2020
  • March 30 - April 13, 2020

Intro to Ski or Snowboard

If you are new to the sport of skiing or snowboarding let the Whistler Blackcomb Snow School take care of the introduction.
They have one of the best learning areas in North America and that combined with their top pros will make your first experience a perfect beginning to life on the mountains.
You will learn the basics including:

  • Equipment and how it works
  • Safety on the mountain
  • How to move around on flat terrain
  • How to stop
  • How to turn
  • How to ride lifts
If you are looking for a smaller size class, we highly recommend our MAX4 Program (maximum of 4 students in a class).

Duration

Full Day

Level

Beginner - Level 1

Price

  • $219 Lesson Only
  • $258 Lesson + Ticket
  • $310 Lesson + Ticket + Rental

Daily Ski or Snowboard Lessons

Whistler ski lessons and snowboard 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 9:45 AM and end at 3:00 PM.
Half Day lessons meet at 12:45 PM and end at 3:00 PM.
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).

Full Day ( Level 1-3 )

  • $329 Lesson Only
  • $368 Lesson + Ticket
  • $381 Lesson + Rental
  • $420 Lesson + Ticket + Rental

Full Day ( Level 4-6 )

  • $329 Lesson Only
  • $441 Lesson + Ticket

Half Day PM ( Level 1 only )

  • $259 Lesson Only
  • $298 Lesson + Ticket
  • $311 Lesson + Rental
  • $350 Lesson + Ticket + Rental

3rd Day Free Ski or Snowboard Lessons

Please note that the "Third Day Free" promotion for full day MAX 4 lessons are not available December 21 - January 12, Feb 15 - Feb 21.
To qualify for the Third Day Free MAX4 Special Program, lessons must be on consecutive days

Whistler ski lessons and snowboard 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.

Full Day lessons meet at 9:45 AM and end at 3:00 PM.
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).

3 Full Days ( Level 1-3 )

  • $658 Lesson Only
  • $736 Lesson + Ticket
  • $840 Lesson + Ticket + Rental

3 Full Days ( Level 4-6 )

  • $658 Lesson Only
  • $872 Lesson + Ticket

Daily Ski or Snowboard Private Lessons

Private Lessons can be booked for up to 4 participants of the same discipline and ability level

Full Day ( 6 hours )

Regular Price: $949
Early Booking Price: $899 - Book by November 15

Half Day ( 3 hours AM or PM )

  • $749

Full Day with and Olympian

Regular Price: $1199
Early Booking Price: $1149 - Book by November 15

Multi-Day Camps

Multi-day programs give you a great opportunity to improve your technique while exploring everything the mountains have to offer.
Book before November 15, 2019 and save up to $50.

The Camp - 4 Day

The Camp

The Camp is open to intermediate skiers able to ski with poles in parallel turns on blue terrain to expert skiers wanting to take their skiing to the next level.
All camps start on Monday’s and meet between 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM in the Roundhouse Lodge on Whistler Mountain.

Clinic Only
Regular Price: $749
Early Booking Price: $699 - Book by November 15

Clinic + Lift Tickets
Regular Price: $905
Early Booking Price: $855 - Book by November 15

Extremely Canadian - 2 day Camp

Extremely Canadian Steep Skiing Clinic

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. Après with beer and nachos at Merlins included. Clinic begins at 8:30 AM.

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

Clinic Only
Regular Price: $499
Early Booking Price: $449 - Book by November 15

Clinic + Lift Tickets
Regular Price: $577
Early Booking Price: $527 - Book by November 15

The North Face Womens' 2 Day Camps

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

Camps run throughout the year on a variety of dates. All women all the time! The North Face Ski 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 9:00 AM at Merlins Bar & Grill, at the base of Blackcomb Mountain.

This camp runs for two consecutive days on these specific dates:

  • Dec 7/8
  • Jan 11/12
  • Feb 1/2
  • Feb 22/23
  • Mar 5/6
  • Mar 7/8
  • Mar 21/22
  • Apr 4/5

Camp Only
Regular Price: $399
Early Booking Price: $349 - Book by November 15

Camp + Lift Tickets
Regular Price: $623
Early Booking Price: $573 - Book by November 15

Showcase Womens' 2 Day Snowboard Camps

Showcase Women’s 2 day Snowboard Camps (level 1 - 6)

These all women weekend ride camps will help you master confidence at any level of snowboarding. Two days with top female coaching, in a safe and motivating environment, will help you expand your terrain and develop your skills.

This camp runs for two consecutive days on these specific dates:

  • Dec 7/8
  • Jan 11/12
  • Feb 1/2
  • Feb 22/23
  • Mar 5/6
  • Mar 7/8
  • Mar 21/22
  • Apr 4/5

Camp Only
Regular Price: $399
Early Booking Price: $349 - Book by November 15

Camp + Lift Tickets
Regular Price: $623
Early Booking Price: $573 - Book by November 15

Lesson Information

Times: Max 4 Full Day Lessons - Lessons 1 - 3 meet at 9:30 AM, Levels 4 - 6 meet at 9:45 AM. All classes end at 3:00 PM.

Max 4 Half Day Lessons - Meet at 12:45 PM (afternoon option 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 - The Camp joins the forces of the former Ski Esprit & Dave Murray programs. Providing the ultimate ski improvement experience, the Camp includes: 4 days of coaching, video analysis, private hill space, prizes, race course training (if desired) and après ski. The Camp is available to level 4-6 skiers.

Private Lessons - 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. With your own pro you choose the pace, the goals, the terrain. Private lessons meet at Whistler, Blackcomb and Creekside bases.

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