Snow School

The Best Ski Value in the Valley!

Snow School Director, Chris Veen, and his team are here to help you make the most of the mountains for less. Here’s our philosophy: “All of our programs are designed to ensure you and your family have a fun and safe day on the slopes. Whether a beginner venturing out for the very first time, or an experienced skier or boarder looking to brush up on your skills, our friendly ski and board school has the right program for you.”

What's your ability level?

Ski Level Snowboard

You have never skied before.

Level 1

Green Run

You have never snowboarded before.

You can ski and stop on the beginner slopes.

Level 2

Green Run

You can slide and stop on your edges on the beginner slopes.

You can link turns and stop using a wedge. You are thinking about going up the chairlift.

Level 3

Green Run

You can control your speed and turn onto heel and toe edges. You are thinking about going up the chairlift.

You are comfortable making turns on Green runs and easy Blues.

Level 4

 Blue Runs

You can link your turns on all Green runs.

You have fun on the Blue runs and would like to improve your skills at faster speeds and different terrain or in the park.

Level 5

Blue Runs

You can ride most Blue runs. You want to learn to carve and get into the park.

You are super confident on Blue runs and like the Blacks. You would like to refine your skills on all challenging terrains or in the park.

Level 6

Blue Runs Blue Runs

You are super confident on Blue runs and like the Blacks. You would like to refine your skills on all challenging terrains or in the park.

  • Beginner Packs

    Beginner Packs

    First time out? Don't have equipment? No problem! Our unique Beginner Packs for adults and children are the perfect introduction experience for first timers.
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  • Group Lessons

    Group Lessons

    Group lessons are for everyone, adults and children of any ability. Take a single lesson or register for up to three consecutive lessons and get the most out of your time with us!
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  • Private Lessons

    Private Lessons

    What could be better than having one of our certified Ski or Board Pros all to yourself? We offer Private lessons for tots, children and adults.
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  • Local Kids Programs

    Local Kids Programs

    We have plenty of regular classes for local children. Snowbirds, the most popular program at our Snow School, starts from only $184.00 for five weeks including equipment rentals and lifts!
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  • Kids Adventure Camps

    Kids Adventure Camps

    Check out these fun ski and snowboard adventure camps for kids age 6 to 12, taking place during school holidays throughout the ski season!
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  • Racing & Events

    Racing & Events

    Feeling a little competitive? You don’t have to be a racing professional to enjoy friendly recreational racing at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort.
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