Learn to Ski & Ride

Learn-to-Ski or Snowboard Packages - Ages 13+

It’s never too late to start skiing or snowboarding. And thanks to our team of qualified coaches, all-inclusive packages, and Learner’s Clubs, it's never been easier to learn a sport that will last a lifetime.

January is Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month!

Special $29 Learn-to-Ski & Learn-to-Snowboard Packages are Available Sunday-Friday, non-holiday, from January 4-30!

A limited number of these special packages will be available each day on a first-come, first-served basis. Advanced reservations are required and can be made by calling 800-229-5666. This package is available for ages 13+ and includes a novice lift ticket, 3-hour group lesson and rental equipment.

This package is not available on Saturdays or on January 18-19. There are a limited number of these packages available on a first-come, first-served basis and advanced reservations are required. Please call 1-800-229-5666. These packages cannot be used for the Learner’s Club or Ultra Learner’s Club.

New ULTRA Learner's Club for Skiers - Only $339 (a $700 Value!)

Join the Ultra Learner’s Club today and get great savings while you learn, plus you can earn a brand-new pair of Head skis and bindings, and great savings all winter – just by completing the program! Just reserve three all-inclusive Learn-to-Ski packages for one low price, and you’ll be enrolled and on your way to earning a free pair of HEAD skis and bindings! Reserve today by calling 1-800-229-5666 or visiting a Snowsports Information Desk.

Learn-to-Ski packages are an all-inclusive way to have blast on the mountain. Each package includes a full-day novice lift ticket*, ski equipment rentals and a group lesson. After three fun-filled days on the snow, you’ll be hooked. Plus, you’ll be walking home with your own brand new pair of Head skis & bindings. Hurry - quantities are limited!

After completing your third day, you’ll also take home a Learner’s Club Card offering savings on Loon lift tickets for the rest of the winter season. Simply show your card at any Loon lift ticket window and save $25/day midweek, non-holiday and $15/day on weekends and holidays.

The benefits don’t stop there! You'll also qualify for special savings at Loon Mountain Sports on select gear, apparel and accessories. Visit both locations in the Gondola Barn as well as the Governor Adams Lodge. 

Ultra Learner's Club: $339 (a $700 value!)

Includes 3 Learn-to-Ski packages (each day includes all-day novice lift ticket, rental equipment and 3-hour group lesson – days do not need to be consecutive). After your third visit you’ll earn a free pair of Head skis and bindings along with Learner’s Club Card for great savings on lift tickets; plus select apparel, gear and accessories at Loon Mountain Sports.

Spaces are limited, so reserve today by calling 800-229-LOON (5666) or stop by the Loon Mountainside Rental Shop.

Learn-to-Ski or Ride Packages

With lessons and equipment specially designed for learning, Loon’s Learn-to-Ski or Ride packages are a convenient & easy way to start skiing or snowboarding. Offered for ages 13 & up, each package includes a novice lift ticket*, equipment rentals and a group lesson. Full-day packages include a 5-hour group lesson. Half-day packages include a 3-hour group lesson. When you sign up for any Learn-to package, you’ll join the Learner’s Club and be handed your very own Learner’s Club Passport!

Complete two Learn-to Ski or Ride programs and your Passport will be upgraded to a Learner’s Club Card – entitling you to free equipment rentals at Loon for the rest of the winter, plus lift ticket savings of $25/day midweek, non-holiday and $15/day on weekends and holidays. Not only is learning awesome, it saves you big-time!

If you’re taking a full-day lesson, you’ll ski or ride from 10:00a to 3:30p, with a half-hour lunch break. Half-day lessons run three hours, from 10:00a to 1:00p, or 12:30p to 3:30p. Groups meet in the Snowsports Zone near the Kissin’ Cousins lift.

Please Note: Lesson participants ages 13 and older in group lessons are released unescorted for lunch and at lesson's end, as are all adult participants.

2014-15 Prices:

Learn to Ski/Ride Packages:
Full-Day: $153
Half-Day: $112
*Novice Lift Ticket gives you access to 3 lifts (Kissin' Cousin Double Chair, Little Sister Double Chair & Sarsaparilla Magic Carpet) and 4 trails (Sarsaparilla, Snubber, Little Sister and the bottom portion of Lower Bear Claw).

Reserve today by calling 800-229-LOON (5666) or stop by the Loon Mountainside Rental Shop.

Group Lessons:
Full-Day (5-hour) Lesson Only: $112
Half-Day (3-hour) Lesson Only: $87

Reserve today by calling 800-229-LOON (5666) or stop by the Snowsports Desk.

Cancellation Policy

By reserving a lesson, you are agreeing to our cancellation policy, which states:
If you cancel up to two days prior to the date of your reservation, you will not be charged. If you cancel one day prior to the date of your reservation, you will be charged in full and you will receive a Loon-only credit in that dollar amount, to be used during the current winter season. If you cancel the day of your reservation, you will be charged in full.

Please note that reservations are required, and can be made by calling 800-229-LOON (5666).

Reservations Recommended

Reservations are strongly recommended, especially during weekends and holiday periods. Reserve today by calling toll-free 800-229-5666.