Closed for the 2016/2017 season

Lessons

The best way to make your time on the snow more enjoyable is to take a lesson from Deer Mountain Ski and Ride School. Whether you are a beginner or someone who wants to improve their technique, a lesson will increase your level of fun. School direct line 605-639-9784.

Ski and Ride School operating times:

AM Session 10:00 – 12:00 | PM Session 1:00 – 3:00

Adult School – ages 13+ | Kid School – ages 7-12 | Kiddie Corral – ages 3-6

Ski and Ride Lessons

Type

Cost

Age

Available Times

Group Lesson

$40/person

7+

AM or PM Session

Private Lesson

$50/hour

3+

Between 10 AM and 2 PM

All Day Group

$85/person (max 4)

7+

From 10 AM to 3 PM

All Day Private

$130/person

7+

From 10 AM to 3 PM

Private lessons are $50 per hour, $35 for additional hour or an additional person

All day lessons: The instructor stays with the students all day including through lunch, which is provided as part of the lesson. Want to improve your skills and enjoy lunch with your instructor? This is the lesson for you.

Ski and Ride Package Lessons

Includes Lesson, lift ticket, and rental equipment

Type

Cost

Age

Available Times

Never-Ever Kid (first timer)

$70/person

7-12

AM or PM Session

Never-Ever Adult (first timer)

$75/person

13+

AM or PM Session

Next Level Kid

$75/person

7-12

AM or PM Session

Next Level Adult

$80/person

13+

AM or PM Session

Little Fawn

$60/child

3-6

AM or PM Session

Ultimate Winter Experience

$99/person

3 +

Available Sat. Sun. Holidays

All Day Private $170/child 7-12 From 10 AM to 3 PM
All Day Private $180/adult 13+ From 10 AM to 3 PM
  • Never-Ever Packages are for a first timers only; includes rental equipment, lift ticket, and AM or PM Session lesson.
  • Next Level Package are designed for skiers / snowboarders who have previous experience on the snow.
  • The Little Fawn lesson is an introduction to skiing using indoor and outdoor activities; a snack is included.
  • The Never-Ever & Next Level lessons taken in the AM session may sign up for a same day afternoon lesson for $35 per student (subject to instructor availability).

Walk ups are welcome. Reservations are always recommended especially during the holidays. Plan on arriving 30 minutes early to take care of paperwork, rentals, etc.

Please download our 2016-17 Lesson Release Form

Lesson Reservation Requests