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.

Pricing below includes regular and holiday rates for the 2016-17 ski season (cancellation fees apply, see below). 2016-17 holiday periods include December 19, 2016 - January 1, 2017; January 14-15, 2017; February 18-26, 2017.

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.     

 REGULARHOLIDAYS
First Time Beginner or Beginner Package:
Includes 1 hour 45 minute lesson, beginner lift ticket and rental equipment
$94$114
Group Lesson Only$59$74
Afternoon lesson upgrade $40$55

Intermediate/Advanced Group Lessons (ages 13+)

1 hour 45 minute intermediate/advanced ski/snowboard group lessons begin at 12 noon. Register at any ticket window on the day of the lesson. You may use the lift ticket and equipment for the entire day. Upgrade to demo equipment for an additional $10 (subject to availability).  

 REGULARHOLIDAYS
Intermediate/Advanced Lesson Package:
Includes 1 hour 45 minute lesson, lift ticket and rental equipment
$125$140
Group Lesson Only$64$74

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.                                  

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

$144

$169

without equipment rental

$134$159

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.   

 REGULARHOLIDAYS
Sierra Scout Lesson Package:
Includes 1 hour 45 minute lesson, lift ticket and rental equipment
$94$114
Sierra Scout (lesson only)$64$79
Afternoon lesson upgrade $40$55

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.    

 REGULARHOLIDAYS
One hour Early Bird (9 - 10am only)$94$114
One hour private lesson$110$130
Each additional hour$105$125
All day private lesson (6hrs)$500$550

Private "Family and Friends" Lesson Special

Semi-private lessons (2 - 5 people of similar ability). Rate applies for entire group. Reservations recommended. Call (775) 832-1135. Cancellation fees apply, see below. Includes instruction only.

 REGULARHOLIDAYS
Early Bird (9 - 10am only)$124$144
One hour$150$170

Each additional hour

$135$155
All day Family & Friends (up to 5 people, 6hrs)$600$650

 

2016-17 Snow Pack Ski and Snowboard Program (ages 7 - 12)

The Snow Pack program is an eight week, fun, non-competitive all day ski and snowboard program taught by Diamond Peak PSIA/AASI certified instructors for kids ages 7-12 of all abilities. The Snow Pack meets seven Saturdays and one Sunday, December through March, from 10am- 4pm. The program includes lessons, lift tickets, rentals, and lunches. There is also an option without rentals for those who already have equipment. For information and registration call (775) 832-1130. Enrollment is limited. Registration deadline is 12/11/16. 

  • 2016/17 Snow Pack Dates:  Dec. 17, Dec. 18, Jan. 7, Jan. 21, Jan. 28, Feb. 4, Feb. 11, March 4 
  • Cost: Early Bird (by 11/30) - $440 or $400 without rental equipment; Regular (12/1-12/11) - $465 or $425 without rental equipment
  • Parents: Parents are eligible to purchase a discounted $40 lift ticket if their child is enrolled during the 2016-17 season

2016-17 Sunday Junior Ski & Snowboard Program (Ages 7-15) 

This half day (10am-12pm) program is a six week Sunday program with lessons on January 8, 22, 29, February 5, 12 March 5. View details...

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.

2016-17 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