Child Ski Center (3 - 7 years old)


Professional instructors, low student to instructor ratio, gentle slopes, and a friendly environment provide an ideal place to learn how to ski or snowboard. We offer a variety of programs, packages and clinics for beginners, intermediate and advanced skiers and riders. Register for group lessons at any ticket window.

Burton Learn To Ride Center

Diamond Peak teamed up with Burton Snowboards to make learning to snowboard easy and fun!  Burton's specially designed snowboards are softer flexing and easier to turn.  The right equipment teamed up with proven teaching techniques make learning simple. Burton LTR boards are included in each of these beginner snowboard group lesson packages.

Adult Group Lessons and Packages (ages 15+)

Lessons begin at 10am and 2pm daily. Register at any ticket window on the day of the lesson.   

First Time Beginner or Beginner Package:
1 hour 45 minute lesson. Includes rental equipment and
beginner lift ticket.
Group Lesson Only$
Afternoon lesson upgrade $

NEW! Adult Intermediate/Advanced Group Lessons and Packages

Intermediate and Advanced Ski & Snowboard group lessons. Meets at 12 Noon. Register at any ticket window on the day of the lesson.   

Intermediate/Advanced Lesson Package:
Includes lift ticket, lesson and rental. Upgrade to demo rentals
for only $10 (when available)
Group Lesson Only$

Sierra Scout All Day Adventure

Ages 7-14. All levels. 10am-4pm. Package includes morning and afternoon group lesson, equipment rental, lift ticket, and supervised lunch. Register at any ticket window on the day of the lesson.                                

Ski or Snowboard Package


without equipment rental


Sierra Scout Group Lessons

Ski or snowboard. For children 7 -14 years. Lesson meeting times are at 10am and 2pm. Register at any ticket window on the day of the lesson. 

Sierra Scout Lesson Package:
Includes 1 hour 45 minute lesson, rental equipment and
all mountain lift ticket
Sierra Scout (lesson only)$
Afternoon lesson upgrade $

Private Lessons

Get the most from personal instruction. Reservations recommended. Call (775) 832-1135. $25/hr cancellation fee for cancellations within 24 hours of lesson.   

One hour Early Bird (9 - 10am only)$
One hour private lesson$
Each additional hour$
All day private lesson (6hrs)$

Family and Friends Special

Semi-private lessons (2-5 people of similar ability). Rate applies for entire group. Reservations recommended. Call (775) 832-1135. $25/hr cancellation fee for cancellations within 24 hours of lesson.   

Early Bird (9 - 10am only)$
One hour$

Each additional hour

All day Family & Friends (up to 5 people, 6hrs)$

North Lake Tahoe "Snow Pack" Ski and Snowboard Program

The Snow Pack program is an eight week, fun, non-competitive all day ski program taught by Diamond Peak PSIA/AASI certified instructors for local students ages 7-14 of all abilities. The Snow Pack meets eight Sundays, January through March, from 10am- 4pm. The program includes lessons, lift tickets, rentals, and lunches. Register at the Guest Services Window or by calling (775) 832-1253.

Snow Pack Dates:  TBD (no lessons on holiday weekends)

Cost: $ or $ without rental equipment


Diamond Peak believes that it is a parental responsibility to decide if their child wears a ski helmet. Helmets are available to rent for $10. 

Our 100% Lesson Guarantee!

We at Diamond Peak realize how important your time and money are. We are so confident in our instructors that we give all of our lessons a 100% guarantee. If we do not address your personal needs in a lesson, we will give you another lesson at no charge.

Adult Ski & Snowboard School (7-14 years old and Adults)

General information: (775) 832-1177

Private Lessons Desk:  (775) 832-1135