Welcome: Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month

2013 Feb 3Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month in January is a designated time when venues in the U.S. have special “learn to” programs for those who want to learn how to ski or snowboard. Of course, lessons from professional instructors are available all winter long.

The learntoskiandsnowboard.org web site provides useful information for beginners and even current participants who want to improve. Check out the web sites of our partners for additional information. Go to Find A Resort for lesson opportunities  and Find Gear for info on equipment and allarel.


Skiing and snowboarding are lifetime sports. Starting out with lessons is a smart move!

Current skiers and snowboarders can increase their expertise with advanced lessons and brush up on "best practices". If you love skiing or snowboarding - shout it OUT!

Check our Facebook Page for updates and use it to share your own experiences. 

BRING A FRIEND/The Bring a Friend Challenge

No one wants to ski or snowboard alone. If you are a current skier or snowboarder or even a newbie yourself, help friends and family members sign up for beginner lessons from a pro. Be an Ambassador of Snow Sports by taking the Bring a Friend Challenge. It rewards those who help newcomers sign up for beginner lessons. We have some great prizes from Head/Tyrolia, Burton and The North Face. 


Initiative partners come primarily from the ski and snowboard industry including national, regional and state associations, resorts, industry trade media, retailers, rep and retail organizations, and product-suppliers. Companies and organizations affiliated with the industry also are welcome