January Specials/Bring a Friend Programs
The programs on this page are a sampling of special Learn to Ski and Snowboard and/or Bring a Friend deals offered during January 2017 by various resorts and resort associations. We soon will be posting special beginner programs for January 2018 and especially during the Bring a Friend Challenge Weekend (Jan. 5 - 7) and World Snow Day (Jan. 21).
For links to many resorts visit our Find Resorts section. Use our Find Gear menu tab for information on snow sports specialty retail shops. We also post updates on our Facebook Page and our Twitter feed @learn2skiboard. And, we have lots of videos posted on You Tube.
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January Offer3 for $99 Special Offer: Get 3 Beginner Lesson Packages for $99 (Save $141!) Package includes 3 beginner group ski or snowboard lessons, rental equipment and lower mountain lift tickets. *One lesson voucher per day, in conjunction with the May not use multiple lesson vouchers in one day. Both Adults & Children Program starts on January 10th, 2017 and runs through February 28th, 2017
Bring a Friend Offer*Year Round Offer though certain blackout dates do apply* Take a Friend to the Slopes! Bring a friend for a lesson and receive a FREE adult midweek lift ticket. Valid for sign-ups for a "first-time" Adult Beginner Learn-to-Ski Package. Offer valid Monday - Friday during the 2015/16 ski season. Not valid holidays, Anchorage school vacations, and spring break. Valid for Adults and Children FREE lesson - lift ticket prices apply
Eaglecrest Ski Area
January OfferLearn to Ski and Snowboard Month brings amazing discounts for Skiers in Eaglecrest, from adults to children all month long. Check out our page to learn more about deals and events happening in January!
Bring a Friend OfferDetails TBA, learn more on our webpage as details come!
January OfferDesigned for first-timers only ages 13+, with no previous experience in winter sports (skiing or snowboarding), Learn In Five includes everything for successful introduction to skiing or snowboarding: five days of lift tickets, equipment rentals and group lessons. Participants are free to choose any five days for the remainder of the season, allowing the most flexibility. When all five days have been completed, participants will receive a FREE Season Pass for the remainder of the 2016/17 winter season, and an option to purchase winter 2017/2018 season passes at 50% OFF! EACH OF THE FIVE DAYS INCLUDES: - A 2-hour group lesson with our professional Ski & Ride School Instructors. Guests can join a lesson at 10 a.m. or 1 p.m. (limit one lesson per day). - Complete equipment rentals package (skis or snowboard). Please note that helmet rentals and damage insurance are not included and can be purchased separately. - An all day lift ticket with access to Hart Prairie, Aspen, and Humphreys lifts as well as Little and Big Spruce Conveyors. PROGRAM GUIDELINES: - Participants must be 13 or older, first time only, with no previous experience in winter sports (skiing or snowboarding). - Registration is open through March 5, 2017 with lessons offered throughout the remainder of the 2016/17 winter season (early to mid-April). - Program costs $199 (tax included) and is to be paid in full by the participant at the time of registration. - A program ID must be picked up at the Guest Services Office. Guests 18 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian, who will have to agree to and sign the Liability Waiver on the first day of visit. - Lessons, rentals and lift tickets issued to the program participant are non-transferable and not for re-sale. - Upon completion of all five days of the program, each participant will receive a complimentary season pass good for the remainder of the 2016/17 winter season. All graduates have an option to purchase winter 2017/2018 season passes at 50% OFF!
January OfferIf your young skier or snowboarder is age 5-17 and looking to improve their mountain skills with peers of similar age and ability, our 6-week Snowburners program is their gateway to mastering new skills. Curriculum includes introduction and skill building in steeps, trees, Terrain Park, bumps, switch skiing/riding, racing, and powder. Emphasis on safety, including ski/ride by Skier Code in variable terrain, fun, and learning. Full day classes meet every Saturday morning for 6 weeks. REGISTRATION FEE: $225 CLASS DATES Snowburners meets every Saturday for 6 weeks. January 21 & 28; February 4, 11 & 25; and March 4. There is no class on Saturday February 18, President's Day Weekend. MEETING PLACE All classes will meet near Hart Prairie Lodge, in the Mountain Kids area, between 8:45 and 9:00 a.m. On the first day, January 21, please arrive 30 minutes early. Classes start at 9:00 a.m. Lunch break happens from 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. in Hart Prairie Lodge. Pick up is at 3:30 p.m. If you have questions, call (928) 779-1951. Complete list of program policies is included on the website.
January OfferHeavenly is on board with Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month, offering two adult lessons for the price of $210. Half-day lessons are available at 10:00 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. This is a 2 consecutive day package ‐ Lift tickets are only valid in the beginner teaching areas ‐ Adults only (14 years old or older) ‐ Level 1 first day ‐ Level 2 second day (or can do Level 1 in the AM and Level 2 in the PM) ‐ Lift/Lesson/Rental (no helmet or clothing included but recommended) ‐ Must be purchased by Jan 31st ‐ Must be purchased in Advance, no same day sales Book this deal by calling 530-542-6904
Homewood Mountain Resort
January Offer$59 Learn to Ski & Ride Package! Rentals included.
Bring a Friend Offer$49 Tickets When you Buy in Advance (limited quantities; not available daily) Visit http://cloudstore.skihomewood.com/
January OfferGet two Midweek, non-holiday, Half Day First Timer Packages for the price of one! $85 value. Includes 2 hr lesson, ski or snowboard rentals, and a lower mountiain lift ticket. Ages 13+. Lessons begin at 10am.
Snow Valley Mountain Resort
January Offer Snow Valley Mountain Resort will offer Monday through Friday, non-holidays, in January 2017 a $69 Buy One Get One Free Beginner Lesson for skiers and snowboarders ages 13 and up. It includes beginner area lift ticket, 1.5-hour group lesson, and a complete ski or snowboard rental package.
Bring a Friend Offer Everyone age 13+ saves $10 on their own lift ticket when they bring a newbie for any beginner lesson through February 28, 2017.
Arapahoe Basin Ski Area
January OfferAdult (ages 15 and up) Learn to Ski Month Deals - j just for first timers! New to skiing or snowboarding? Get on the snow with us during the month of January for a first-timer ski or snowboard class lesson (including your lift ticket) for only $70. Details: Morning ½ day lesson from 9:55 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. $70 Lesson + Lift Ticket (Rentals not included) Available on the following 2017 dates: Sunday, January 8 – Thursday, January 12 Sunday, January 15 – Friday, January 20 Sunday, January 22 – Friday, January 27 Sunday, January 29 – Tuesday, January 31
Buttermilk and Snowmass
January OfferBeginner's Magic Group Lessons is for participants 18 and older. This is our second year partnering with SNOW Operating and the Terrain-Based Learning program. Lesson Cost IN-RESORT $239 7-DAY ADVANCE PURCHASE $229 PEAK IN RESORT $249 Includes First Day $239 $229 $249 10:00 am is the lesson start time Included is lift, lesson, and rentals
Powderhorn Mountain Resort
January OfferThis program is specifically designed for guests new to the sport of skiing or snowboarding. It includes (3) full day lessons with rentals and lift ticket. Participants may choose their three days on Friday's, Saturday's or Sunday's. Upon completion, participants will receive a non-transferrable Graduate Card that entitles them to 50% off future lessons, rentals and lift tickets. Available for skier's 5 years of age and older: Snowboarder's 7 years of age and older. Cost: $169.00
Bring a Friend OfferBring a friend to join our Learn to Ski/Snowboard program offered Friday's, Saturday's and Sunday's and receive 20% off a lift ticket.
Steamboat SnowSports School
January Offer2 DAY LEARN TO SKI OR RIDE Steamboat’s Learn to Ski/Ride Package includes two days of lessons, rentals and lift tickets for $199 from January 9-31. Learn to Ski/Ride is available for adults and children ages 1st grade and older.
January OfferIt takes more than one day to learn how to ski and hone your skills, so join Vail for the adult “3-D Series” and receive 3 days of ski lessons for the price of 2. Available for all levels of skier. Lessons begin 10 am. Book online a minimum of 48 hours prior to lesson start time to guarantee best lesson price!
Winter Park Resort
January OfferFirst Timers receive 25% off of Fast Track 5 lesson Valid Monday – Thursday in January Online pre-book only. Kid Fast Track 5 promo price: $141.75 (25% regular lesson price) Adult Fast Track 5 promo price: $111.75 (25% regular lesson price)
January OfferFour week learn to ski/snowboard program for ages 9 and older. After 4 pm.on- Mondays, Jan. 2, 9, 16 and 23-Tuesdays, Jan. 3, 10, 17 and 24-Wednesdays, Jan. 4, 11, 18 and 25-Thursdays, Dec. 31, Jan. 7, 14 and 21. Cost is $120.00 for lift pass, lesson and rental-$90.00 for lift pass and lessons or $70.00 for lessons only., Pre registration is required.
January OfferThree week beginner ski/snowboard special for mom , dad and kids ages 6 and older. Cost is $70.00 per person and includes lift passes, lessons and rental. Offered after 4 pm on Sundays, Jan. 1, 8 and 15-Mondays Jan. 2, 9 and 16-Tuesdays Jan. 3, 10 and 17-Wednesdays, Jan. 4, 11 and 18 and Thursdays, Jan. 5, 12 and 19. Must register in advance
January Offer3 week program for children ages 4 to 11. Sessions are on Mondays, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 5:30 pm to 7 pm. Sunday session is from 4 pm to 5:30 pm. The cost for the lift passes, lessons and rentals is $95.00, Lift passes and lesson only is $80.00 and lessons only is $70.00.Mondays-Dec. 28, Jan 2 and 9-Tuesdays-Dec. 27th, Jan. 3 and 10-Wednesdays-Dec. 28, Jan. 4 and 11 and Thursdays-Dec. 29, Jan. 5 and 12. The Sunday session is Jan. 22, 29 and Feb. 5
January Offer$59 Lesson Package (rental, lesson and lift ticket for the full mountain), or... Guaranteed Learn to Ski or Snowboard $50 Chair 4 Package (rental, lesson and lift ticket for the Chair 4 beginner hill only).
January OfferLookout Pass Famous FREE Ski School: Sign up your ski or rider for the Lookout Pass Famous Free Ski School. FREE skiing lessons for boys & girls age 6-17 and FREE riding lessons for boys & girls age 7-17 on EVERY SATURDAY MORNING from January 7 through March 11, 2017 for beginners and intermediates. Sign up by January 21, 2017.
Schweitzer Mountain Resort
January OfferLSSM Never-Ever Package: lift tickets, rentals and a lesson for just $40!
Schweitzer Mountain Resort
January OfferSKI-4-FREE in 3! For just $165 you can get 3 days of lessons, rentals and tickets then SKI-4-FREE ALL SPRING! After completing all 3 days of the program you'll receive a FREE Grad Pass which will allow you to SKI-4-FREE from March 13, 2017 until the end of the season.* Plus, sign up with a friend & you both get a FREE ticket! Day 1: Lower lift ticket, full day rental, a 2 hour group lesson (1st time only)
Day 2: Lower lift ticket, full day rental, a 2 hour group lesson (beginner)
Day 3: Full Mountain lift ticket, full day rental, a 2 hour group lesson (beginner or intermediate) Once you have completed day 3 you will be eligible for our GRAD PASS, which allows you to ski for free mid-March to the end of the season! *SKI-4-FREE IS AVAILABLE FOR BEGINNER SKIERS AGES 4+ OR SNOWBOARDERS AGES 7+ ONLY. BOTH PARTICIPANTS MUST BE PRESENT WHEN SIGNING UP TO RECEIVE FREE LIFT TICKET. LIFT TICKET IS NON-TRANSFERABLE. GRAD PASS IS ISSUED ONLY AFTER ALL 3 DAYS OF THE PROGRAM HAVE BEEN COMPLETED BY THE PARTICIPANT. GRAD PASS IS VALID STARTING MARCH 13, 2017 THROUGH THE END OF THE SEASON AND IS NON-TRANSFERABLE.