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Adult/Junior Private Lessons

Ages 6 Years & Up - All Levels

Our Private Lessons are customized experiences catered to your individual needs and abilities. This offers all of the flexibility geared toward improving your skills on the slopes. Personalized instruction will send your skiing and riding to an entirely different level, that we can assure you.

Bring a friend, your family, or opt for one-on-one instruction. And if availability allows, you can even request your favorite instructor. It’s your lesson, after all.

Product LESSON TIMES Price Purchase

FULL DAY

AGES 6 YEARS & UP

9:00AM – 4:00PM

$725

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MORNING HALF DAY

AGES 6 YEARS & UP

9:00AM - 12:00PM

$429

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AFTERNOON HALF DAY

AGES 6 YEARS & UP

1:00PM – 4:00PM 

$399

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Quick Notes

  • Adult/ Junior private lessons are offered for ages 6 years and up only. 
  • Visit our Child Private Lessons and Child Care pages for lessons for children ages 3 to 5 years.
  • Available disciplines: Alpine, Nordic and Telemark Skiing, and Snowboarding.
  • Private groups of mixed Adult and Junior guests, please book as Adult Private lessons.
  • Maximum 5 guests per lesson. 
  • Lift ticket is not included. 
A skier riding through trees

EARLY UP EXPERIENCE

This is your time to experience the Ghee before the public, all while receiving professional coaching from our top-class instructors. Interested? Here are the details.

Your day will start at 8:30am, where you’ll enjoy runs off the Blackfoot chair until 9:00am. From here, take your lesson around the mountain and sharpen your skills on and off groomed terrain. This is your lesson, so make the most of it with professional instructors. If you’re keen, head out for a hike up Mary’s and over to Peaked.

Add-On for only $125. Reserve at least 24 hours in advance. Only available in conjunction with Full Day and Morning Half Day Private Lessons.

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How to Book

We are very excited that you will be joining us for Ski & Snowboard Lessons. Before you start the booking process online or through our reservations team at 307-353-2300 ext1, please gather the following information for each skier/snowboarder:

  • First & Last Name
  • Date of Birth
  • Discipline
  • Ability level
  • Email address
  • Phone number
  • Sign our Winter Activities Liability Waiver

Please email this information ahead of time to reservations@grandtarghee.com to expedite your booking process through the call center.

Check-In

Please check in at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the lesson at the Private Lessons Meeting Area next to the Ski & Snowboard School office.  Our staff and instructors will meet you there to complete the check-in process and lesson meet and greet. Please sign our Winter Liability Waiver in advance. Skiers and snowboarders must be dressed, geared up and ready to start the lesson. All students must have lift ticket or season pass ready. 

Guests under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian to sign a release form if it has not already been completed online.

CANCELLATION POLICY

Cancellations made at least 72 hours in advance will be charged a $25 processing fee per lesson. Cancellations made within 72 hours of service date, or no shows will forfeit the total cost of the lesson. Every effort will be made to reschedule individual lessons with 72-hour advance notice, change is subject to availability. An additional fee may apply for lesson changes.

AGE POLICY

Please understand and respect our Lesson Age requirements as they are in place for the health and safety of our staff and our guests. Please note: if you misrepresent your child’s age purposefully or by mistake, the lesson you booked will be treated as a ‘day of cancellation’ which means the entire lesson fee is forfeited, unless we are able to rebook the lesson as an age-appropriate option.

ABILITY LEVEL

LEVEL 1: FIRST-TIME BEGINNER

Beginner Bears
First-time skier or snowboarder. Never been on skis or a snowboard.

LEVEL 2: BEGINNER CARPET AREA

Carpet Bears
Students have skied or snowboarded once or twice but have not mastered stopping, turning, or the chairlift. Likely riding the Papoose Conveyor, but not riding the chairlift yet.

LEVEL 3: NOVICE

Cruzin' Coyotes
Students are skiing or snowboarding on green slopes and riding the Shoshone chair lift. Students are able to stop independently. Snowboarders are exploring linking turns, and skiers are linking basic turns.

LEVEL 4: INTERMEDIATE

High Flying Eagles
Students are mostly parallel skiing or linking turns snowboards on blue slopes. Building skills on tougher blue slopes.

LEVEL 5: ADVANCED

Fred's Shredders
Students ski and ride confidently on blue and black slopes, on and off-trail. Skiers are making strong parallel turns. Snowboarders are linking turns confidently. Can vary turn sizes and are competent in various snow conditions.

Our shuttle schedule has changed. You can find the latest schedule here