Private & Semi-Private Lessons

Our staff of qualified instructors will make your learning experience enjoyable and fun! The Mt. Crescent Ski School offers the ATS (American Teaching System) approach for beginner skiers and snowboarders in a semi-private or private lesson. You will have one of our skilled instructors all to yourselves and a 2hr lesson will be tailored to meet your needs whether it’s the 1st time or the 10th time you’re hitting the slopes. A lesson from the Mt. Crescent Ski School is the best way to learn!

Please Read Before Arrival!

All Private, Semi-Private, Little Shredders, & Weekend Warriors Lessons must be booked online. These will not be available as walk-in lesson options.

Private Lesson

Day: Daily

Wed -Fri – 11:00am – 3:00pm

Sat, Sun, & Holidays  – 10:00am – 4:00pm

Duration: 1hr 30min
Start Date: Opening Day
End Date: End of season
Cost: $99.00 ($49 weekdays, holidays not included)

Semi-Private Lesson

Day: Daily

Wed -Fri – 11:00am – 3:00pm

Sat, Sun & Holidays  – 10:00am – 4:00pm

Duration: 1hr 30min
Start Date: Opening Day
End Date: End of season
Cost: $99.00 ($49 weekdays) for the 1st person, $75 ($30 weekdays) for additional people up to 8 (Children ages 6 and under cannot be grouped together and must have their own instructor.

(weekday rates do not apply on holidays)

Weekend/Holiday Lessons

Weekday Lessons


Semi-Private Lessons are for friends or families that wish to learn together. We don’t create groups from walk ins. All persons must be of similar age and experience level in order for everyone to receive the best possible learning experience.

Little Shredders

A 3hr group skiing lesson for ages 4 – 6

A program just for the little shredders! This 3 our group lesson will have your kid’s learning the basics of skiing. They will also have a chance to warm up and have lunch. Afterwards they’ll participate in some fun activities with an emphasis on skiing safety. The lesson will finish off outside where they will continue to learn the 1st steps of skiing.

Click HERE to find out more about the Little Shredders program.

Need to know…

  • Reservations will be required for the 2020/21 season.
  • Prepayment is required by credit card.  Prepaid reservations are non- refundable.
  • Lessons start promptly at their scheduled time so please arrive early! Arrive well in advance to purchase your ticket, fill out paperwork and get fitted for your rental equipment.
  • Please check in at the front desk to sign registration form, rental form & waiver.
  • Please dress appropriately for winter activities.
  • Unless specified, lessons do not include a lift ticket or rental equipment.
  • No refunds. If cancellation occurs due to Mt. Crescent closing due to weather, we will reschedule.
Please Read Before Arrival!

WAIVER A waiver must be signed by a parent or legal guardian for anyone under 18 years of age – see pdf file link below. Every person must have a signed waiver before doing any activity at Mt. Crescent Ski Area.

Click to download our Daily Waiver

Mt. Crescent is not responsible for weather conditions and snow conditions due to weather, please check conditions prior to making your purchase as no refunds will be given. Mt. Crescent holds the right to close at any given time due to weather and/or unfavorable conditions. Mt. Crescent holds the right to close or modify hours of operations at any given time if it is deemed in the best interest of the business and or the safety and well being of our guests and employees.