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Located in the San Bernardino Mountains, Big Bear Mountain Resort, is a year - round destination for high energy outdoor experiences.Revered for its skiing and snowboarding in the winter and home to Southern California’s only lift - served hiking and mountain biking during the summer months.

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Ski and Snowboard Lessons

Home to the largest learning area in Southern California, Big Bear Mountain Resort offers various types of ski and snowboard lessons to cater to your skills. From our terrain based learning area to our Skillbuilder Parks, we teach people to ski and ride everyday of the season.

Lesson Options

Private Lessons (all ages)


1 Hour Privates
3 Hour Privates
6 Hour Privates
1 Hour Night Session Private
9:00 AM
9:00 AM 9:00 AM 4:00 PM
12:00 PM
1:00 PM 10:00 AM 5:00 PM
1:00 PM



3:00 PM




Private lessons ticket cut off time:
  • 30 minutes prior to your start time
Private lessons meeting spot:
  • Ages 3-12 at the Yellow Flag
  • Ages 13+ at the Blue Flag
Please note:
  • On weekends and holidays, we strongly recommend arriving 1.5 hours prior to your lesson time to allow for rentals, etc.
  • Get plenty of rest the night before and have a sensible breakfast before your lesson
  • Waterproof clothing (gloves, pants, jacket, goggles or sunglasses, helmets, and sunscreen) are highly recommended for all lessons/ages
  • No refunds on lesson package segments
Additional Information

Adult Group Lessons (ages 13+)


Adult Beginner Only
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
All Levels
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
All Levels
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Group lessons ticket cut off time:
  • 30 minutes prior to your start time
Group lessons meeting spot:
  • Group should meet at the Blue Flag
Please note:
  • On weekends and holidays, we strongly recommend arriving 1.5 hours prior to your lesson time to allow for rentals, etc
  • Discounted rentals when purchased with a lesson
  • Get plenty of rest the night before and have a sensible breakfast before your lesson
  • Waterproof clothing (gloves, pants, jacket, goggles or sunglasses, helmets, and sunscreen) are highly recommended for all lessons/ages
  • No refunds on lesson package segments
  • Adult group lessons with fewer than three (3) participants will be reduced to one (1) hour
Additional Information

Adventurer Lessons (ages 8-12)


Monday - Friday
Saturday - Sunday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

10:30 AM - 4:30 PM

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Adventurer lessons ticket cut off time:
  • 30 minutes prior to your start time
  • Check-in is open at the Adventure Academy from 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM and 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Adventurer lessons meeting spot:
  • 9 AM and 10:30 AM lessons meet at the Adventure Academy
  • 2 PM lessons leet at the Yellow Flag
Program includes:
  • Lift ticket
  • Equipment, including helmet
  • Lunch and snacks
  • Instructors for all ability levels
Please note:
  • Adventurer lessons with fewer than three (3) participants will be reduced to one (1) hour
Additional Information

Explorer Lessons (ages 5-7)


Monday - Friday
Saturday - Sunday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

10:30 AM - 4:30 PM

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Explorer lessons ticket cut off time:
  • 30 minutes prior to your start time
  • Check-in is open at the Adventure Academy from 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM, 1:00 PM, and 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Explorer lessons meeting spot: 
  • 9 AM and 10:30 AM lessons meet at the Adventure Academy
  • 2 PM lessons meet at the Yellow Flag
Program includes:
  • Lift ticket
  • Equipment, including helmet
  • Lunch and snacks
  • Instructors for all ability levels
Please note:
  • Get plenty of rest the night before and have a sensible breakfast before your lesson
  • Waterproof clothing (gloves, pants, jacket, goggles or sunglasses, helmets, and sunscreen) are highly recommended for all lessons/ages
  • Lesson times vary and are subject to change. Please confirm at the ticket window or Snow Sports Office. Space for Explorer lessons are limited. Reservations are highly recommended.
  • No refunds on lesson package segments
Additional Information

Pioneer Lessons (ages 3-4)


9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Pioneer lessons ticket cut off time:
  • 30 minutes prior to your start time
  • Check-in is open at the Adventure Academy from 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Pioneer lessons meeting spot: 
  • Meet at the Adventure Academy
Program includes:
  • Lift ticket
  • Equipment, including helmet
  • Snacks
  • Instructors for all ability levels
Please note:
  • Get plenty of rest the night before and have a sensible breakfast before your lesson
  • Waterproof clothing (gloves, pants, jacket, goggles or sunglasses, helmets, and sunscreen) are highly recommended for all lessons/ages
  • Lesson times vary and are subject to change. Please confirm at the ticket window or Snow Sports Office. Space for Pioneer lessons are limited. Reservations are highly recommended.
  • No refunds on lesson package segments
Additional Information

Additional Information on Lessons

Terms & Conditions

 

Lessons or equipment rentals cancelled or altered 7 days prior to guest arrival will be refunded in full, after a $35 change/cancellation fee. Reservations cancelled or altered within 7 days of guest arrival, until 4pm the day before the scheduled activity will receive an Activity Change Credit. Any reservation alterations or cancellations made after 4pm the day before your scheduled activity will result in a full forfeit. Activity Change credits are valid for lift tickets and reloads, lessons, rentals, sky chair, all other and Basecamp activities, weather permitting. products Activity Change credits must be redeemed by the end of the winter season in which they are issued with any unused portion of the credit forfeited at the completion of the season.

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