Ski and Snowboard Lessons

Snow School offers lessons throughout the day. We have qualified and cheerful staff ready to provide your very first lesson or help you work on improving your skills.  If you are new to Shames Mountain, taking a lesson is a good way of getting the lay of the land.  Lessons at Shames can be booked in advance at the Downtown Terrace Office or at the Mountain in the Ticket Office or Ski School/Rental Shop building.

Discover Skiing & Boarding (8 years +)

This is a beginner lesson for those 8 and up. This is a great way to get your first taste of mountain fun. Rentals, Handle Tow lift Pass, and 2 hour lesson are included.

Price = $59.10 (tax not included)

Group Lesson (max of 6 people)

Group lessons are a fun way to explore the mountain with a certified instructor to help you polish your skills with your friends. For the 2020-2021 season, you can add people to a Private Lesson at the Group Price. Shames Mountain will not be organizing groups or combining people from different households. There is a maximum of 6 people.

Price = $35.00/person (no tax)

For groups of 15 or more people, check out our group rates. 

Private Lesson

If you learn best one on one, a private lesson is right for you.  This lesson is also suggested for those 6 years old and under. 

Price = $50.00/hr (no tax). Additional Person (max of 6) = $35.00 each

School Lessons

Our school programs are growing in leaps and bounds. Introducing life in the mountains to youth is part of what MMC-Shames Mountain is about!  Contact shamesmountain@citywest.ca to receive your package. Book early as these lessons sell out!

Indigenous Adventure Pass

For the 2020-2021 season, we are offering all Indigenous peoples 50% of day passes, rentals, and lessons. To purchase your lessons please come to Shames Mountain (discount not available on online purchases). Status card, letter from Band, or other relevant documentation is required for first visit.