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Half-Day Private Lessons

Welcome to Arapahoe Basin Snowsports School!

Get tailored, special attention in a private lesson at Arapahoe Basin. Start your ski, snowboard, or telemark journey on our Molly Hogan learning hill, or advance your skills with on-mountain instruction. These lessons are available for all abilities and all ages (3+), including alpine skiing and snowboarding. Great for families or friend groups!

This lesson accommodates up to four people at one flat rate. A private lesson is the perfect opportunity to tailor the experience to your specific needs and is ideal for families, groups of kids, or friends on a ski vacation who want to learn together.

Whether you have never set foot on snow or want to improve your skills skiing or riding A-Basin's famous trees, bumps, chutes, or hiking routes so that you can fully experience our awesome mountain, a private lesson is a great investment in yourself. 

HALF-DAY PRIVATE INSTRUCTION: $449 for a 3-hours (flat rate for up to 4 people)

SNOWSPORTS DATES: Daily, Nov. 18, 2023 - April 28, 2024 (conditions dependent)

All ages, all abilities, all disciplines. We tailor this clinic to your needs!


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Lesson Details

  • Morning and afternoon half-day private lessons can accommodate up to four people at no additional cost.
  • Start at 9:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m. Lesson is 3 hours long.
  • Rentals (if needed) are not included and must be reserved separately; please do this in advance. We have a large selection of equipment but you must reserve it online before the day of your lesson. If you wait until the day of your lesson, we cannot guarantee we will have what you need.
  • You may purchase a discounted lift ticket with this lesson if you do not have a pass product.
  • Lesson reservations must be made online in advance. Walkup, day-of private lessons are not available. 
  • You may request the instructor of your choice if you know someone you like. 

Gratuities are appreciated. 


We can reschedule your lesson easily at any time prior to 24 hours of the lesson start date by calling (970)513-5708 or emailing If you are unable to reschedule we will fully refund the cost of the lesson with a notice of at least 48 hours prior to the lesson start date and we will refund 50% of lesson cost with notice within 24-48 hours prior to lesson start date. Within 24 hours of lesson start date will be unable to reschedule or refund but would appreciate notice if you are unable to attend.

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