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Base Village

Alpine Learning Center

Kids on beginner terrain

Great Beginner Terrain

Blessed with some of the most ideal beginner terrain in the U.S., Granite Peak has three lifts devoted to learning skiers and boarders. Click here to learn more about our beginner runs and lifts.

Lessons Internet Prices Prices at Ski Area
Morning Session (10 am - Noon) $55 $59
Afternoon Session (1 pm - 3 pm)
$55 $59
All Day Session (10 am - 3 pm)
(Teddy Bear, Grizzlies, or Mountaineer)
$110 $118

Order Children's Lessons

Teddy Bears kids learning to ski Teddy Bears Ages 3-5 (Ski Only)

Our Teddy Bear program creates Lifelong skiers by involving fun and safety into their learning experience. We utilize our two surface lifts to make progression easy and exciting. Great for those who have never skied before as well as beginners looking to enhance their skills. Class Registration ends at 10:00 and 1:00 Reservations Required.


Grizzlies kids learning to ski Grizzlies Ages 6-8 (Ski Only)

From trips to the enchanted forest, visits from "Blizzard" the Granite Peak Bear and loads of hot chocolate, your kids will love learning to ski at ski school! Our expert instructors will help improve your child's skiing ability while having tons of fun in a safe environment. After your kids lesson, your child will have a smile on their face and a solid base to build a love of skiing. Registration ends at 10:00 and 1:00 Reservations Required.

Adults  on ski lift Mountaineers Ages 9-12 (Ski or Snowboard)

A unique student-centered program designed to build confidence and support the development of essential skills for skiers and riders of all ability levels. Through coaching methodologies created specifically for this age group, participants will learn to responsibly explore diverse terrain. Registration ends at 10:00 and 1:00 Reservations Required.

Group of adults on skis Adult Groups Ages 13+ (Ski or Snowboard)

Teens and adults new to skiing and boarding are encouraged to take lessons with our experienced, enthusiastic instructors who are ready to teach the basics or help you progress to the next level. Click here for more information on adult lessons. Reservations Required

Women’s Adventure Class Ages 21+ (Ski Only)

For Women Taught by Women!  Our select professional instructors can help.  With decades of experience and expertise, we guarantee this small group 2-hour specialty lesson will take you to the next level no matter what your ability level is at. Sign up now!    News Article

Private lessons:

Whether you are new to skiing and snowboarding or are a seasoned veteran looking to improve on advanced techniques, private lessons will take your abilities to the next level. Privates Lesson availability is very limited,  Sign up now!

Peak Privates:

For true one-on-one attention and focus, Peak Private Lessons are the way to go!  You will learn more, in less time with private instruction.  Our highly-qualified instructors will act as your private ski or snowboard coach, focusing on you and improving your performance resulting in dramatic breakthroughs in your ability. Reserve early—popular instructors and dates book quickly.  Sign up now!