Beginner Ski & Snowboard Lessons (ages 11+)        

The Fun Starts Here!
Mt. Rose is Reno/Tahoe’s favorite place to learn how to ski or snowboard. Our skilled instructors will help you gain confidence gliding, stopping, and turning on our wide open and gentle slopes with plenty of room to roam. First Timers have access to three dedicated beginner lifts and are provided with beginner specific rental equipment and a 2 hour group lesson.

All Beginner Packages include:
  • Lift Ticket (Flying Jenny, Ponderosa & Galena lifts)
  • Rental Equipment* (ski or snowboard) good for the entire day!
  • 2 hour Group Lesson

* Ski equipment includes skis, boots & poles. Snowboard equipment includes a snowboard and boots. All renters must be 18 or older to sign a liability release form or have a parent/gaurdian signature. Visa, Mastercard or American Express required for deposit.


First Timer Package (ages 11+) 
$97 at the resort/$92 advanced online purchase 
First Time SKI
SAVE $5 ONLINE    Must book online by 10pm for the following day lessons

If you've never skied before but think it's time for you to get out on the slopes, this package is for you! Learn the basic skills to kickstart your passion for skiing or riding with dedicated and professional instructors. 

Lesson Times:

All Lessons Packages:
Morning 10am-12pm
Afternoon 1pm-3pm

Next Step Package (ages 11+)
$107 at the resort/$102 advanced online purchase
Next Step SKI
SAVE $5 ONLINE    Must book online by 10pm for the following day lessons

This isn't your first rodeo, but maybe it's been a while since you were last on snow. The Next Step will refresh you on the basic skills of skiing and snowboarding without treating you like you've never seen snow. We'll review stopping, turning, and learning to ride the Ponderosa and Galena chairlifts to long gentle slopes; gaining control and confidence. The Next Step package includes a 2-hour lesson, beginner lift ticket, and rental equipment.

Lesson Times:
Morning 10am-12pm
Afternoon 1pm-3pm
Flight Plan (ages 11+)   
$179 at the resort/$174 advanced online purchase
2-Day Ski
2-Day Snowboard
SAVE $5 ONLINE   Must book online by 10pm for the following day's lessons
SAVE, SAVE, SAVE . . . If you’re here for 2 consecutive days of skiing or riding, then this is for you! The Flight Plan combines our First Timer and Next Step package into one great deal: 2 days of beginner lift tickets, rentals, and lessons; plus free overnight storage of your rental equipment!
Move Up the Mountain (ages 11+)         
$229 at the Resort / $224 Advanced online purchase

Any 4 Days- Lift/lesson/rental package to use any time!
Move Up the Mountain SKI
Move Up the Mountain SNOWBOARD
SAVE $5 ONLINE    Must book online by 10pm for the following day lessons

The first three days limit you to the beginner lifts (include rentals and lessons). The fourth day provides you with a full mountain lift ticket as well as all-day rental equipment and an intermediate lesson. Beginner lift tickets may be redeemed consecutively or individually. The full mountain lift ticket must be redeemed separately. Overnight storage is included if the tickets are redeemed consecutively.

ONLINE PURCHASES: We know that severe winter weather or a sick child can cause a hiccup in your vacation plans. If you are unable to redeem your online purchase, please contact the Guest Services office at 775.849-0704 ext. 215 or fill out the Reservation Change Request form.   

Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe •  Tahoe's Highest Base Resort  •  Just 25 minutes from Reno


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22222 Mt. Rose Highway, Reno Nevada   800.SKI.ROSE  775.849.0704