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Learn to Ski or Snowboard

2022/23 Programs & Pricing will be annouced mid-November, stay tuned!

The Snowsports School at Cannon Mountain is located slopeside in the Brookside Learning Center adjacent to the Peabody Base Lodge in the main base area off exit 34C. Our school is certified by Professional Ski Instructors of America (PSIA). Our staff ranges from National team members to level 1 certified instructor along with new trainees.


The Cannon Mountain Snowsports School has excellent programs for kids that will keep them engaged and excited about skiing and riding!
Cannon Kids: Ages 5-7
Mountain Explorers: Ages 8-12

2021-2022 Rates Price
First-Timer Package: Cannon Kids or Mountain Explorers - Half Day Program (2 hour lesson) 149

The First-Timer Package includes a lesson, rentals, and Tuckerbrook lift ticket and is for first time skiers and riders only. In the lesson, participants will learn the basics on a flat to slightly pitched slope. Most groups will advance to a point that they will take a run down the hill and ride the chairlift. If your child is not a first time skier, please see our private lesson offerings.

Lesson Times
Morning Session: 9:30am to 11:30pm
Afternoon Session: 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Click here for Kids' Seasonal Programs


2021-2022 Rates Price
First Timer's Package 145

First Timer's Package Info:

Packages include: First time Lesson, Rental, and Tuckerbrook Ticket
Lesson times: 10:00am & 1:30pm

More info on Men's & Women's Saturday morning clinics.

Private Lessons

Available for children (ages 3 & up) & adult. Available for up to 5 participants with no more than 2 participants under the age of 7.

2021-2022 Rates
1.5 Hour Private Lesson (1 person) 169
Additional people up to 4 59 each

Price includes lesson only, and you must also reserve a lift ticket in advance. If you need equipment, please go to the rental page for purchase. You will need to select a rentals pickup time that allows you to make it to your lesson on time (allow a minimum one hour prior to lesson time)

Upon completion of your purchases you will check in at Notchview Guest Services, pickup your rental equipment in the Peabody Lodge if needed and then meet your instructor next to the Peabody Quad Chairlift in the main base area at your reserved time.

We now require online reservations. for further information please contact Cannon Snowsports (603) 823-8800 x787. In the event that we sell out on any given day, we will happily put you on a waiting list. Cancellation Policy: If you cancel 24 hours prior to the date of your reservation, you will not be charged. If you cancel during the 24 hour period you will be charged 50% of the reservation. If you fail to show you will be charged in full.