Ski & Snowboard School (ages 7+)

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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. All lessons are subject to availability. 

Pricing below includes regular and peak rates for the 2017-18 ski season (cancellation fees apply, see below). 2017-18 Peak periods include December 23, 2017 - Jan. 7, 2018; January 12-15, 2018; February 17-25, 2018.

Beginner Group Lessons (ages 13+)

1 hour 45 minute beginner group lessons begin at 10am and 2pm. Register at any ticket window on the day of the lesson. You may use the lift ticket and equipment for the entire day. We advise that you get arrive at least 1 hour before the lesson starts (1.5 - 2 hours on holidays) to ensure enough time to get fitted for rental equipment, etc.     

 REGULARPEAK
First Time Beginner or Beginner Package:
Includes 1 hour 45 minute lesson, beginner lift ticket and rental equipment
$99$124
Lesson Only$64$79
Afternoon lesson upgrade $45$60

Sierra Scout All Day Adventure (ages 7 - 12)

All-day group lesson packages for ages 7-12 (all levels) begin at 10am and run through 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. We advise that you get arrive at least 1 hour before the lesson starts (1.5 - 2 hours on holidays) to ensure enough time to get fitted for rental equipment, etc.                                  

 REGULARPEAK
Ski or Snowboard Package
Includes all-day lesson, lift ticket and rental equipment

$149

$179

without equipment rental

$139$169

Sierra Scout Group Lessons (ages 7 - 12)

1 hour 45 minute group lessons for ages 7 - 12 (all levels) begin at 10am and 2pm. Register at any ticket window on the day of the lesson. You may use the all-mountain lift ticket and rental equipment for the entire day. We advise that you get arrive at least 1 hour before the lesson starts (1.5 - 2 hours on holidays) to ensure enough time to get fitted for rental equipment, etc.   

 REGULARPEAK
Sierra Scout Lesson Package:
Includes 1 hour 45 minute lesson, lift ticket and rental equipment
$104$129
Sierra Scout (lesson only)$69$89
Afternoon lesson upgrade $45$50

Private Lessons (one-on-one) 

Get the most from personal instruction. Reservations recommended. Call (775) 832-1135. Cancellation fees apply, see below. Includes instruction only. Subject to availability.     

 REGULARPEAK
Price per hour$120$145
Nine & Noon private lesson:
3 hours of instruction (9-10am & 12-2pm)
$340$435

Private "Family and Friends" Lesson Special

Semi-private lessons (2 - 5 people of similar ability). Rate applies for entire group. Everyone must be doing the same sport. Reservations recommended. Call (775) 832-1135. Cancellation fees apply, see below. Includes instruction only. Subject to availability. 

 REGULARPEAK
Price per hour$160$185
Nine & Noon private lesson:
3 hours of instruction (9-10am & 12-2pm)
$450$555

 

Helmets

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. 

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.

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.

Cancellation/No Show Policy

Changes and/or cancellations made 24 hours or more before the start of your lesson are subject to a $25 administration fee. No-shows, changes and/or cancellations made within 24 hours of the start of your lesson are non-refundable and your credit card will be charged the full price of your reserved lesson. We do not issue refunds due to weather or snow conditions (unless the entire resort is closed for the day of your scheduled lesson).

Contact us for more information about lessons for ages 7+:

  • General Information: (775) 832-1177
  • Private Lessons Desk:  (775) 832-1135