Kids Group Lessons Ages 8 to 12

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Our kid group lessons offer age-specific learning experiences. Skiing and snowboarding group lessons are offered to children ages 8 to 12. Beginner group lessons are offered daily. Intermediate and advanced full-day lessons are offered only on weekends and holidays.


Group lesson times are offered daily at 10:30 am, 1:30 pm, and 4 pm (weekends & holidays only) this winter.

How to Book – Lessons can be booked online until 12 pm the day before your intended lesson day. Booking lessons the day of (in person) will still be an option based on availability.
Holiday & Weekends – For the best availability please book in advance.  Availability of lessons becomes tighter closer to the date.

Please remember to arrive at the Daylodge Mountain Learning Center Desk for your lesson at least 45 minutes prior to lesson time to give yourself time to make sure your rentals fit properly.

Make sure to sign a liability release form in advance if you will not be with your child at lesson sign up.

Ski & Snowboarding Youth Beginner Lessons (Ages 8-12)

Youth Intro To Skiing/Riding – First Time & Learn To Turn

2 Hour Group Lesson 10:30 am 1:30 pm 4 pm*
 Magic Carpet Lesson $75 $65 $60
Youth Novice Lesson – Novice Skiers & Riders linking turns on Bear Cub Quad

2 Hour Group Lesson 10:30 am 1:30 pm 4 pm*
Chair Lift Access to Easy Green Terrain – Lower Mountain Only $75 $65 $60

Intermediate & Advanced Lessons (MIDWEEK)– Intermediate & advanced students are required to sign up for a private lesson. Click here to view private lesson pricing.

*4 pm group lessons are only available on weekends and holidays.

Optional Add Ons
Lower Mountain Lift  $15
Rental  $25

Ski & Snowboarding Weekends & Holidays – Powder Blasters ALL DAY Program (Ages 8-12)

Intermediate/ Advanced FULL DAY Program – Skiing & Riding on Blue & Black*
Available on Weekends and Holidays ONLY

FULL Day Program 10:30 am to 3:15 pm
Lesson (Full Mountain Lift included in price)  $200
Optional Add Ons
Rental  $25

This full-day group lesson starts at 10:30 am and ends at 3:15 pm with drop off and pick up just outside the Daylodge. Students will have a 45-minute supervised lunch. Lunch is not provided. Parents must provide a bag lunch. 

*Midweek intermediate & advanced students are required to sign up for a private lesson. 

*Powder Blaster Full Day Program Prerequisites:
  • For Skiers that are comfortable skiing on Alyeska Blue terrain. Skis are in a parallel relationship most of the time.
  • For Snowboarders that are comfortable linking toe and heel-side turns on Alyeska Blue Terrain.
  • For Skiers that are comfortable skiing on Black Diamond terrain or higher with parallel skis.
  • For Snowboarders that are comfortable linking toe and heel-side turns on Alyeska Black Diamond or higher terrain.

Youth Lesson Lift Ticket Upgrade Options

You can pay a lift ticket upgrade fee after your lesson to gain access to Teds Express, Glacier Bowl, and the Tram.

Lift Ticket Upgrade To All Mountain
Youth 6-18
Midweek  +$24
 Weekends & Holidays  +$40


*Prices are reflected to the best of our ability, subject to change based on provider