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* this winter.

How to Book – Lessons can be booked online until 1 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.

Check-in & Late Arrival: You should check-in to your lesson at the Day Lodge at least 30 minutes prior to your lesson start time. If you have rentals attached to your lesson, please arrive 45 minutes early to ensure a good fit. If you are late to your lesson and we are not able to accommodate you for that day or you cannot reschedule for any reason (including but not limited to mountain reservation and lesson availability), you will not be able to participate in your lesson and you will not be eligible for a refund.

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

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
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
Intermediate & Advanced Private Lessons (MIDWEEK) Intermediate & advanced students are required to sign up for a private lesson.

Private Lesson 10:30 am, 1:30 pm, & 4 pm*
2 hrs Lesson $250
Add-on Student (2hr) $150
FULL DAY Intermediate/ Advanced Powder Blaster (WEEKEND & HOLIDAY ONLY) – 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

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. 

*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.
Optional Add Ons
Youth Lower Mountain Lift  $25
Youth Rental  $25
Youth Lift Ticket Upgrade To All Mountain
Youth (6-18) +$20
You can pay a lift ticket upgrade fee after your lesson to gain access to Teds Express, Glacier Bowl, and the Tram.

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