Thanks to everyone for an amazing season! Sierra-at-Tahoe is CLOSED for the 2018/19 ski season. Grab your 2019/20 Season Pass today and we'll see you next winter!

Welcome to Sierra's Snowsports School. We offer a wide range of options for all ages and all ability levels.

Learn a new sport, improve your technique, or explore new possibilities. Thanks to our world-class instructors and impressive terrain, learning to ski or ride at Sierra is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity that can't be missed.

Sierra’s SMART TERRAIN® Program offers beginners an opportunity to experience the sport of skiing or snowboarding in an environment best suited for learning and improving skills. Our learning terrain, Easy Street, is 11 acres of sculpted terrain including gently banked turns and shaped features that naturally guide skiers and snowboarders into turns and stops so they are able to learn the fundamentals of skiing and riding more quickly. Two dedicated conveyor lifts make it a breeze to get up the hill, so beginners can focus on coming back down.

Children's Lessons are subject to availability. Walk-in's are limited. All walk-in's are not guaranteed a spot. Online reservations are encouraged.

Use the filters below (Ages and Ability Level) to help you decide which lesson or lesson package is best for you:

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Adult Learn to Ski/Snowboard Online Special
Ages: Adults  
Age Range: 13+
Ability Level: Beginner  
For first time skiers or snowboarders who have never taken a lesson or beginners who are learning to ski or snowboard. Introductory lifts, dedicated beginner slopes and gentle terrain.
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Adult All Mountain Group Lessons
Ages: Adults  
Age Range: 13+
Ability Level: Intermediate  Advanced  
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.
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Adult Private Lessons
Ages: Adults  
Age Range: 13+
Ability Level: Beginner  Intermediate  Advanced  
Develop your technique and improve your skiing and snowboarding through personal support and hands-on guidance.
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Child Private Lessons
Ages: Kids  
Age Range: 3-12
Ability Level: Beginner  Intermediate  Advanced  
Ensure your child has a safe, fun, and inspirational learning experience.
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Cubbie Program Lessons (Ages 3)
Ages: Kids  
Age Range: 3
Ability Level: Beginner  
Our NEW “Cubbie” Program is for 3-year-old children who are ready for an introduction to either skiing or snowboarding.
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Pioneer Program Lessons (Ages 4-6)
Ages: Kids  
Age Range: 4-6
Ability Level: Beginner  Intermediate  Advanced  
The Pioneer program focuses on teaching skiers and snowboarders new skills, elevating confidence on more areas of the mountain, and having fun!
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Explorer Program Lessons (Ages 7-12)
Ages: Kids  
Age Range: 7-12
Ability Level: Beginner  Intermediate  Advanced  
The Explorer program focuses on teaching skiers and snowboarders new skills, slope etiquette, equipment knowledge and begin to master new types of terrain + conditions.
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Sierra Adaptive Lesson Program
Ages: Adults  Kids  
Age Range: 3+
Ability Level: Beginner  Intermediate  
We are proud to offer adaptive lessons for both physical and intellectual disabilities. We have PSIA/AASI certified instructors in both children and adult lessons, skiing and snowboarding.
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Good Things Come in 3's

 

Adult Learn to Ride 3-PAK

$85/day

Enjoy 3 days of mountain access, group lessons, equipment + fun! Non-consecutive days allowed.

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Kids Ski School 3-PAK

$133/day

Includes lesson, equipment, lunch and so much fun! Non-consecutive days allowed.

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Day Care 3-PAK

$97/day

Includes lunch, snow play activities and crafts for kids. Reservations required.

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