Ski & Snowboard School (7+ yrs)


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.

Pricing below includes regular and Holiday rates. 2014-15 Holiday Periods are: December 22 - January 3; January 17-18; February 14-22.

Beginner Group Lessons (ages 13+)

Beginner Group 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$54$64
Afternoon lesson upgrade $40$50

Intermediate/Advanced Group Lessons (ages 13+)

Intermediate and Advanced Ski & Snowboard group lessons meet at 12 Noon. Register at any ticket window on the day of the lesson. Upgrade to demo rentals for only $10, when available.   

Intermediate/Advanced Lesson Package:
Includes lift ticket, lesson and rental
Group Lesson Only$59$69

Sierra Scout All Day Adventure (ages 7-12)

All day group lesson for ages 7-12, 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 (ages 7-12)

Group lesson for ages 7 -12, all levels. 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)$59$69
Afternoon lesson upgrade $40$50

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. Includes instruction only.    

One hour Early Bird (9 - 10am only)$89$99
One hour private lesson$105$115
Each additional hour$100$110
All day private lesson (6hrs)$500$550

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. Includes instruction only.   

Early Bird (9 - 10am only)$119$129
One hour$145$155

Each additional hour

All day Family & Friends (up to 5 people, 6hrs)$600$650

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:  1/11, 1/25, 2/1, 2/8, 2/22, 3/1, 3/8, 3/15

Cost: $352.00 or $320 without rental equipment

Diamond Club: Three & Free Guarantee

Join the Diamond Club, our brand new learn to ski or snowboard program!  The $119 Diamond Club Membership includes: 3 beginner packages with standard ski/snowboard rental, group lesson and beginner lift ticket.  Once you have completed the three lessons you will earn a FREE all-mountain lift ticket with rental equipment. Open to all ages (4+), non-transferable, valid Tues-Thurs, non-holiday. Fee: $119, register at the Ticket Windows for ages 7+ (ski or snowboard) or at the Child Ski Center for ages 4-7 (ski only).


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.

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

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