entering a high alpine winter environment with varying weather conditions and
need to dress for it. Warm socks,
breathable baselayers, eye protection (goggles), waterproof gloves, snow pants
and jacket, and sunscreen are needed as a minimum.
souvenir neck gaiters available at the Snowsports School desk if you need an
added layer of warmth or protection from the elements.
your own equipment, your skis and boards must have metal edges and it’s
recommended that your gear is checked out/tuned by a professional prior to your
visit to ensure the best possible ease of use and safety functioning of
are responsible for their own equipment
Planning for Your Lesson:
conditions change quickly so you should give yourself plenty of time to arrive
at the Resort safely.
check in at the Snowsports School desk a minimum of 20 minutes (on weekdays)
and 30 minutes (on weekends/Holidays) prior to your lesson session.
Sessions start promptly at either 10:00 AM or 1:00 PM daily.
your child for the day by explaining why they are here and assure them that you
will return at lunch and/or at the end of their lesson. Also make sure they are well-rested and have
a good breakfast; riding and skiing require lots of energy.
Snowsports School lessons are on-snow Sessions.
Make sure your child wants to be here and participate before you sign
well-rested and well-fed on lesson day.
Consider bringing along a snack bar for extra calories as needed during
your day. Learning to ski and snowboard
requires a lot of energy and effort so you’ll want to be as physically and
mentally prepared as possible for your best success.
would like to observe your children, please do so from a distance as not to
distract the lesson.
are required for all participants under age 16 and for any guests participating
in freestyle based lessons. This link www.lidsonkids.org may help answer other
helmet questions you have.
Snowsports School participants must have a lift ticket or season pass and sign
the Liability Waiver (provided at check-in).
Some of our products include tickets/pass while others do not. If needed, you can purchase your tickets/passes
from Hogadon near the main entrance on the top floor.
Beginner Group Lessons with 3 or less in the group are only 1.5 hours in
must be made at least 24 hours in advance for a full refund. Refunds are not issued for no-shows and
cancellations made within 24 hours.
Weather and snow conditions are not viable reasons for cancellation.
group reservations require a 50% deposit upon booking your visit.