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Learn to Ski or Snowboard

2020/2021 Rates and Protocols will be posted here in the coming weeks - 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), and we are nearly 100 ski instructors and 20 snowboard instructors strong. 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 4-7
Mountain Explorers: Ages 8-12
Tykes: 3 years old only

2019-2020 Rates Price
Cannon Kids or Mountain Explorers - Half Day Program 95
Cannon Kids or Mountain Explorers - Full Day Program 130
Tykes 95
Ski or Snowboard Rental 26
Lunch & Supervision until 1pm for morning sessions 27
Helmet Rental 13

(Cannon Kids & Mountain Explorers are grouped according to age and ability. Lunch, snacks, an all-day all-mountain ticket, equipment storage and color-coded ski racks are provided. Morning, afternoon and full-day sessions are available).

Lesson Times
Morning Session: 9:30am to 12:00pm
Afternoon Session: 1:00pm to 3:30pm
Full Day: 9:30am - 3:30pm
*Tykes: Morning Session Only 10:00-11:30am

Click here for Kids' Seasonal Programs


Adult lessons are available for all abilities, ages 13+ at the Cannon Rental Shop in the Peabody Base Area, exit 34C.

2019-2020 Rates 1-Day 2-Day
Group Lessons 40 N/A
First Timer's Package 82 120
All-Mountain Package 123 185
Men's Weekend Clinics 35 N/A

Packages include: lesson, rental and ticket.
2-Day packages are for Saturdays & Sundays only
Lesson times: 10:00am & 1:30pm
First Timers Only: Saturdays, Sundays, Holidays: 10:00am, 11:30am & 1:30pm.
More info Adult Clinics


From $85 for 1 hour (1 person) Multi hour & multi person privates available
A private lesson is a great way to take on new challenges, like glades, bumps, and steeps. Cannon's PSIA/AASI certified staff can take you there! Reservations are recommended for private lessons.

If you would like to make a reservation, we now require paid reservations. To book your lesson with Cannon Snowsports please call (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.