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Mt. Hood Ski Lessons for Beginners

Guaranteed Learn to Ski/Ride 1-2-3

If you have NEVER been skiing or snowboarding then this lesson is for you.

Learn to Ski Pricing & Times
Lessons include 3 visits, tow/lift & rentals*
Ski or Board$ 119
FIRST visit:During any 1st Timer times
SECOND & THIRD visits Only:
Mon - Thu6 pm
Fri12 pm
Sat – Sun11am & 3 pm
*For those 8 years of age or older. Under 8 require private lessons. Group lessons can also be upgraded to a private lesson.

If you purchase this package you qualify for ½ Price Lift Tickets & Rentals or Passes during the rest of this season. Program MUST be completed in the 2013/2014 season.


For first timer ski and snowboard lessons, click here (Level 0).


Beginner Lessons (Level 1)

Don’t feel quite safe yet? During this time we will cover both loading and unloading of the chair as well as techniques to make it down the Lower Bowl safely (depending on entire class skill level.) This lesson may take place on the surface tow.

Beginner Pricing & Times
Includes: 90 minute lesson*, rental & Lower Bowl Chair*
Lesson Price$56 Ski / Board
Mon – Thurs6 pm
Friday12 pm
Sat, Sun & Holidays11 am & 3 pm
*For those 8 year of age or older. Under 8 requires private lessons. Group lessons can also be upgraded to a private lesson.

Beginner Tips for Ski and Snowboard Lessons

For more details: 503 272-3206 x 1131

Hours of the Olympic Ski School
Mon:3pm – 7pmFri:9am – 7pm
Tue:3pm – 7pmSat:8am – 7pm
Wed:3pm – 7pmSun:8am – 5pm
Thur:3pm – 7pmHolidays:9am – 6pm

If the listed times do not fit your schedule all listed lessons are available in a private or semi private package.

Plan to arrive at least one hour prior to start of lesson.

When Group consists of less than 3 people in a class, lessons will be 1 hour.

There is a $400.00 deposit on all rental equipment.

Click here for the Olympic Ski and Snowboard School RELEASE FORM.

Snow Tubing

Cosmic Tubing at Mt Hood Skibowl

Check out the hottest snow party on the mountain with Cosmic Tubing! The Snow Tube & Adventure Park is open weekends and holidays. Discover your winter adventure at Skibowl.

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Upcoming Events

Fireworks Display at Mt Hood Skibowl

Check out Skibowl's upcoming events, including our Saturday Night Lights, New Year's Eve Extravaganza, 80's Night, Hope on the Slopes, Snow Beach Festival, rail jams and more.

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Find Your Perfect Turn at Skibowl
The Mt. Hood Fusion Pass and Skibowl winter season passes are now on sale.  Purchase your pass before November 2rd for the best price of the season.  For pricing and to purchase your pass online, click here.

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