Snow School Lessons & Programs
Ski and Snowboard Lessons
Bittersweet Ski and Snowboard School is closed for the 2022-23 season. We would like to thank our customers and invite you to join us again during the 2023-24 season.
Please note: We will stop taking lesson reservations for this season after March 11, but we still have plenty of walk-in lessons available! Please call (269) 694-2820 ext 4 or come to the ski school desk for lessons after March 11. Thank you!
Click HERE to make your reservations!
Reservations for lessons are recommended, but not required. To guarantee the date and time you'd like, please click the link above to make your reservation. Please note that weekends and holidays fill up fast, and you should make your reservation as soon as you are able. Walk-in lessons are available, but they are on a first-come, first-served basis.
Bittersweet Ski and Snowboard School offers a variety of lessons designed to meet individual needs for a variety of ages and ability levels.
Private Lesson - 1 hour. Cost is $75 for one person; additional people $50 each.
Our most popular lesson, tailored to your specific needs. This is an individual lesson for all ability levels, first-timers through experts. When adding additional people to your private lesson, please make sure all those in the lesson are at a similar ability level and of the same discipline. (e.g. everyone is a first timer, and everyone is on skis; or, everyone is at an intermediate level on snowboards, etc.) Ages 5 and up for skiers, ages 7 and up for snowboarders. Please note that we do not offer terrain park lessons, or lessons to teach jumping, rails, boxes, etc.
Family Lesson - 1-1/2 Hour. Cost is $300 for a group, maximum of 5 people. Your group can choose either skiing or snowboarding, but not both. Ages 5 and up for skiing, ages 7 and up for snowboarding.
30 minute Intro to Skiing for ages 3 and 4. Cost is $50 for 30 minutes. For young skiers only; no snowboards.
Group Lessons for Skiers - 1 Hour Beginner Lesson. This lesson is for first-timers. Cost is $40 per person. Ages 7 and up. These lessons run daily at 4:00 and 5:00 pm.
Group Lessons for Snowboarders - 1 Hour Beginner Lesson. This lesson is for first-timers. Cost is $40 per person. Ages 8 and up. These lessons run daily at 4:00 and 5:00 pm.
Range of Sizes for Bittersweet Rental Gear
Smallest kid's ski boot size is 8/Shortest ski length is 80cm
Largest adult size is 16/Longest ski length is 180cm
Smallest kids snowboard boot is size 1/Shortest snowboard length is 100cm
Largest adult snowboard boot size is 15/Longest snowboard length is 165cm