Reservations for our Ski and Ride school are highly recommended. With a pre-booked lesson you will receive important information in advance about the operations and how to get you on snow the fastest and safest way possible.
For questions feel free to call us 888-850-4615.
Ski or Snowboard
Join our qualified instructors in the learning area and get introduced to the wonders of sliding on snow. Our Ski & Ride School offers half day group lessons in the morning and afternoon. Group AM Lessons are from 9:30am – 12:00pm. Group PM Lessons are from 1:00pm – 3:30pm.
Group lessons do not include lunch. Please review the “Know Before You Go” information at the bottom of the page for more information.
Family Private Lesson/Premium Private Lesson/Quick Private Lesson
Ski or Snowboard
Looking for a personal on-snow experience? Get 1:1 treatment and progress even faster. We offer First Timer 1-hour Private Lessons from 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM or 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Want to make it a family outing? Check out our Half Day Family Private Lesson or our Full Day Premium Private Lesson.
Our opening date is Saturday, December 10th, 2022.
Yes. Granby Ranch is the perfect mountain to bring beginners/first timers, as well as intermediate and advanced skiers who’d like to perfect their skills.
Children (ages 12 and under) and Adults can come straight to the Ski & Ride School room to get their rental gear. Stop by either the day before your lesson between 1:00-3:00pm, or the morning of your lesson. Please plan to get your rental gear AT LEAST 45 minutes prior to your lesson so we can ensure you start on time.
For juniors, our packages include skis/board, boots and helmet. Adult packages include skis, boots, and poles. Helmets may be added for an additional $10.
No. We only offer half day lessons and therefore do not include lunch. However, our Bluebird Bistro and Slopeside Café are open most days. Order on the app!
Yes. Up to 5 friends and family members are invited to join a half day private lesson. We strongly recommend that all participants have similar ability levels. We can make some accommodations upon request.
Come straight to the Ski & Ride School room to check in at least 15 minutes prior to your lesson (at least 45 minutes if you need rentals). Then, head outside to the learning area where you will be assigned to a lesson.
If you’re not sure, that’s okay! We will make sure everyone goes to the level that fits them best based on experience, skill levels, and personal goals.
If you book a group lesson package, you do not need to purchase lift tickets separately. The price of a group lesson will not change if you buy lift tickets separately. Rentals can be added to a group lesson only product for a discounted price. All sales are final.
Private lessons do NOT include lift ticket or rentals. They may be purchased separately. All sales are final.
You can plan your stress-free trip by purchasing tickets, lessons, and rentals at least 48 hours in advance online.
Guests can cancel private or group lessons penalty-free up to 7 days in advance of arrival or rebook for later in the season. Purchases become non-refundable inside of 7 days. Please call us at 888-850-4615.
We do not offer childcare.
Be sure to check the weather before you come, but also be prepared for varying conditions. Layers, layers, and more layers.
Eye and hand protection (goggles or sunglasses, and mittens or gloves) are required for kids, recommended for adults, and not available to rent. The sun is very intense at this elevation and can be very dangerous for eyes and uncovered skin. Sunscreen is highly recommended!
Helmets are required for students aged 18 and under, and strongly recommended for everyone else. Helmets save lives!
If you arrive fewer than 15 minutes after the start of your lesson, we will do our best to get you into the right class. If you arrive later than that, we might not be able to get you into your intended lesson but will work with you to reschedule to a later time or date. If you think you are going to be late, give us a call and we will try to reschedule over the phone. We do not offer refunds for missed lessons.
We strongly advise that you plan ahead for your visit and stay tuned to our pre-arrival communications. Typically, Saturdays, the week of Christmas, President’s Day weekend and Spring Break (mid-March) are our busiest periods. If you’d like to avoid the crowds, stop by during the week or on weekends that do not fall on holidays. Closely consider the timing of your trip and please have patience with our small team.
Our holiday periods are as follows:
December 20 – January 2
January 15 – 17
February 19 – 21
March 12 – 27