Youth Lessons

It’s Never Too Early To Start Them On The Right Track With Group And Private Lessons!

Many of Windham’s skiers and riders owe their success to an early start! Reservations are strongly recommended. Please call 518-734-6120 to schedule.

Ages 4-7

Private LessonsAges 4+Ages 3+
1 Hour$115
30 Minute$65

A private lesson is all about you. Learn at your own pace in a relaxing environment, and get all of the instructor’s attention! Private Lessons provide the best value and concentrated coaching for skiers and riders of any ability. Reservations are advised, so please call 518-734-6120 ahead of time.

  • We offer hour-long private lessons for children at least 4 years old, as well as 30-minute private lessons for children at least 3 years old.
  • Private Lesson Times: 9:00am and 12:15pm.
Mini Mogul Skiers and RidersEmpty Heading
Half Day
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. or 12:30 - 4:30 p.m.
$74
Full Day
(includes lunch) 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
$148
Rental equipment add-on
Helmet included
$28
  • Includes indoor supervision and activities, lift ticket and lesson(s)
  • Lessons are 90 minutes in length. Lesson times are 10:00- 11:30 a.m. and 1:30- 3:00 p.m.
  • Sign in and rent skis and snowboards at the Children’s Learning Center from 8:00 – 9:30 a.m.
  • Skiers and snowboarders are on the snow, ready to go at 10:00 a.m.
  • Offered 7 days a week
Group LessonEmpty Heading
90 Minute$55
  • Available on non-holiday weekdays.  Limited availability on weekends (afternoon only)
  • Includes 90 minute lesson and lift ticket
  • Sign up in the Children’s Learning Center: call day-of at 8:00 a.m. for availability (no reservations taken)
  • Rent skis or snowboard in the Rental Shop (separate rental fees apply)
  • Lessons are at 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. or 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.

Ages 8 to 12

Private Lessons1 Person2 Person3 Person
1 Hour$115$170$190

A private lesson is all about you. Learn at your own pace in a relaxing environment, and get all of the instructor’s attention! Private Lessons provide the best value and concentrated coaching for skiers and riders of any ability. Reservations are advised, so please call 518-734-6120 ahead of time.

  • Private Lesson Times: 9:00 a.m., 12:15 p.m., 1:15 p.m. and 2:15 p.m.
Mountain Master Skiers & RidersEmpty Heading
Half Day
10:00am – 12:00pm
$74
Full Day
10:00am – 3:00pm
$148
Rental equipment add-on
Helmet included
$40
  • Available weekends and holidays
  • Pick up tickets & rental information at the Snow Sports Desk (2nd floor, Rental Shop)
  • Meet on snow ready to ski or snowboard 10 minutes before lesson time (If you need rentals, please allow adequate time for fitting.)
  • Includes all-day lift ticket
  • Full day sessions includes lunch, except on 1/14/17 and 2/20/17-2/25/17
Group LessonEmpty Heading
1 Hour 45 Minute$40

For more information on Group Lessons please visit the Adult Lessons page and read about Learn to Ski or Ride as well as our Open Learning Environment, or email Snow Sports School at school@windhammountain.com.

 

Reservations & Cancellations:

Please call 518-734-6120 during business hours. You may leave a message after business hours.  Reservation requests can also be made via email to SchoolReservations@windhammountain.com. Please note, a phone or email request made after hours is not a confirmed reservation. Kindly provide the following information.

Reservation Request Information:

  • Requested date(s)
  • Daily Program Type
    • Mini Moguls AM / Mini Moguls PM / Mini Moguls Full Day
    • Nursery AM / Nursery PM / Nursery Full Day
    • Mountain Masters AM / Mountain Masters Full Day
  • Parent name
  • Parent email
  • Parent phone number
  • Child’s name & birthday
  • Ski or Snowboard?
  • Beginner or intermediate?
  • Rentals required?

To cancel, please call 518-734-4300 x1127 prior to noon the day before your child’s confirmed reservation. No-Show Policy: The Children’s Learning Center charges $25.00 for cancellations made without prior notification.

 

Parent Tips and Reminders:

  • Please visit our Tips for Beginners page.
  • Skiing is a wonderful sport and must be entered into willingly.
  • Depending upon the child’s willingness to ski or ride, lessons are 1.5 hours.
  • Children in the Mini Moguls Program who do not wish to ski or ride may remain in the CLC or may go along with the class to watch until they are ready to participate.
  • Children without proper clothing cannot be admitted to on-snow classes.
  • Before you leave the house, make sure your children have:
    • Warm, water repelling jacket and pants
    • Waterproof hat and mittens that fit properly
    • Neck gaiter and goggles
    • Long underwear
    • A good night’s sleep

 

Adaptive Sports Foundation

The Adaptive Sports Foundation (ASF) offers lessons for children (and adults) with physical and cognitive disabilities and chronic illnesses. ASF is a non-profit organization that works closely with Windham Mountain Resort to provide profound and life changing experiences through outdoor physical activity, education, support and community. For more information, click here.