Adult Lessons

Group Lessons

Easy Street Burton Learn to Ride CenterRossignol

Easy Street, Sierra Resort's lauded beginner terrain, is the perfect learning playground. With two dedicated beginner conveyor lifts, and gently banked terrain, Sierra's SMART TERRAIN® program creates an environment where beginner skiers and snowboarders feel comfortable learning new skills. In addition, skiers and riders will be outfitted with beginner specific equipment from industry leaders, Burton and Rossignol. This equipment is designed to accelerate the learning curve so you will be making turns down Easy Street in no time at all. 

Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort Adult Ski & Snowboard School offers lessons for skiers and riders age 13 and over at any ability level. So, whether it's your first time on snow or you are looking for help perfecting your high-speed GS turns, our instructors can help you improve your skills on the snow.

Please plan to arrive 45 minutes before lesson start time for registration and equipment fitting. Purchase lesson packages and tickets at the Learn to Ski/Ride building or online below. 

What level am I?

First Timer Learn to Ski/Ride Lessons

All Mountain Lessons

Learn to Ski/Ride Center

For first time skiers and snowboarders, or for those still very new, the Learn to Ski/Ride lessons take advantage of Sierra Resort's SMART TERRAIN® program designed to take you through the fundamentals of skiing and riding so you feel confident on our green circle terrain.

2013-14 Learn to Ski/Ride Group Lesson Rates
Learn to Ski/Ride Group Lessons Rate Peak Dates

2.5 Hour Lesson Package
Includes limited access lift ticket* and equipment rental

$109 $119
2.5 Hour Lesson ONLY $64 $79

3-PAK Learn to Ski/Ride Guarantee - BEST DEAL
For first timers only, we guarantee you'll be skiing/riding down Sugar n' Spice by the end of your third lesson or the fourth lesson is free!

The 3-PAK Learn to Ski/Ride Package includes equipment rental, 2.5 hour group lesson, and limited access lift ticket* for Day 1 and 2, full mountain access on Day 3. 3-Pak is valid for one person, non-transferable. 

$189 ($63/day!)

$189 ($63/day!)

2-Day Learn to Ski/Ride Package
Includes limited access lift ticket* and equipment rental

$159 $159

All Learn to Ski/Ride packages include a limited access lift ticket. All prices subject to change. Lessons meet at 10:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m. daily and depart 15 minutes later. Check in 45 minutes prior to lesson start time. Purchase lesson packages and tickets at the Learn to Ski/Ride building, located across from the Main Lodge. Lessons meet at the bell located outside the Learn to Ski/Ride building.

Please call 530.543.3150 for more information.

* Limited access lift tickets include Easy Rider Express chairlift, Chill surface lift and Slider surface lift.

Learn-to-Ski/Ride - Online Specials
First Time Group Lesson Special Rate

Learn to Ski/Ride for $45
Includes limited access lift ticket, 2.5-hour group lesson and equipment rental

$45

Includes a limited access lift ticket (Easy Rider Express chairlift, Chill surface lift and Slider surface lift), rental equipment and a 2.5-hour lesson. Must be 13+ and package must be purchased online 48-hours in advance. Valid Sunday-Friday, non-holiday, excluding Saturdays and these peak dates: November 29, 2013, December 22, 2013-January 3, 2014, January 19-20, 2014, and February 16-21, 2014.

 

All Mountain Lessons

Sierra Resort understands that progressing to the next level is just as important as learning how to ski or snowboard, which is why for as low as $99 a day you can improve your skiing/riding skills with Sierra Resort’s All Mountain 3-PAKs. All Mountain Lessons cater to skiers and riders whose ability is anywhere between maintaining control on green circle terrain to looking to improve technique in powder, trees, bumps or the terrain parks. Lessons are 2.5 hours.

2013-14 All Mountain Group Lesson Rates
All Mountain Group Lessons Rate Peak Dates

2.5 Hour Lesson Package
Includes lesson, equipment, lift ticket

$129 $139

2.5 Hour Lesson Package 3-PAK - BEST DEAL!
Includes lesson, equipment, lift ticket

$297 ($99/day) $297 ($99/day)

All prices subject to change. Lessons meet at 10:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m. daily and depart 15 minutes later. Check in 45 minutes prior to lesson start time.  Purchase lesson packages and tickets at the Learn to Ski/Ride building, located across from the Main Lodge. Lessons meet at the bell located outside the Learn to Ski/Ride building.

Please call 530.543.3150 for more information.

 

2013-14 Peak Dates

December 26, 2013 - January 5, 2014 | January 18 - 20, 2014 | February 15 - 17, 2014

Specialty Programs

 

Women's Camp

Come join our team of fun female pros for the weekend! Whether you want to keep up with (or catch up to!) your family and friends or learn new techniques, we're here to help increase your confidence on all terrain. We want you to ski, snowboard and explore the mountain with more control, power and finesse.

About

Sierra-at-Tahoe’s all-female learning environment is designed to improve on-hill skill and confidence for women ages 18 and over of any skiing or snowboarding ability. Camps are taught by ability level; we've found this to be the most conducive to learning. Or, you and your friends can form your own group if you are comfortable skiing and snowboarding together.

On Saturday, each camp starts with a welcome reception and coffee in Solstice. At the end of the day, enjoy Après drinks and snacks in The Sierra Pub.

Dates

Saturday & Sunday, March 1-2, 2014 - Ski
     Taught by renown ski instructor, USSA Freestyle Technical Delegate and Alpine Coach, Lauren O'Reilly.
Saturday & Sunday, March 22-23, 2014 - Snowboard
     Taught by National Champion and X Games Snowboarder X Gold, Silver & Bronze Medalist, Joanie Anderson.

 

All camps meet at 8:00 a.m. in the Sierra-at-Tahoe Pub.

 

2013-14 Women's Camp Rates
Type Single Day Rate* Weekend Rate

Camp Only

$100 $200

Camp with Lift Ticket

$150 $250

Camp with Lift Ticket and Rental Equipment

$170 $275

Rates subject to change.

* Single day packages available for Saturday only.

 

Registration & Information

To sign up for any of these camps, please call 530.659.7453 x284.

 

Sierra Seniors

For skiers and snowboarders ages 55 and up, enjoy 10 days of guided instruction throughout the 2013-14 winter season. This program allows you to experience all the mountain has to offer while meeting people with the same passion for skiing/riding in the same stages of their life. This is a great way to improve your skills through light coaching in a comfortable, non-intimidating environment. Fun, exciting, social, and progressive all at the same time! If you are not sure, come try a free introductory class on January 9 and decide after you experience a day.

Details for the 2013-14 season:

  • Wednesday mornings from January 9, 2014 through March 20, 2014 (January 8, 15, 22, 29, February 5, 12, 26, and March 5, 12, 19).
  • Meet in Mama's Kitchen in the main lodge at 8:30 am and head out on the mountain by 9:00 a.m. Sierra Seniors will wrap up at 12:00 p.m.
  • $200 for the program or $30 per drop-in day.
  • Valid season pass or lift ticket required.

For more information, please call 530.659.7453 x284.