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Whistler — Lessons

Lessons (2012/13 prices, without tax)

Prices provided are for regular season and are lower for value periods. It’s best to call ahead for information and to reserve a space in a class, (800) 766-0449, or locally, (604) 932-3434. Whistler Days offers 30% off including Supergroups for 11 weeks during the season. Check for details.

Group lessons: Groups are limited to four students, and are for skiers and snowboarders of all ability levels. A full-day program for all levels costs C$185 (lift ticket and rentals extra). Half-day lessons are available for C$135.

First-timer package:Private lessons: Skiers and snowboarders pay C$449 for a half day in the morning or afternoon; C$624 for a full day; may include up to 5 of similar ability..arrive The ski program is a full-day class; cost includes lesson, rentals and lift ticket. One day costs C$244, three days, C$488. Snowboarding lessons for adult beginners use specially designed Burton boards and cost C$185 for one day and C$412 for three days; includes lessons, lift ticket and rentals. Rentals are also available online at rentskis.com. where you can pre-order and have equipment waiting for you when you.

Private lessons: Skiers and snowboarders pay C$449 for a half day in the morning or afternoon; C$624 for a full day; may include up to 5 of similar ability.

Special programs: Single-day and multiday camps aim at women, skiers and riders wanting to reach a higher level, backcountry, racing, parks and pipes and other topics. Visit the resort’s website for details and prices.

Racing: Whistler Mountain offers a free drop-in race course at the Pontiac Race Center under the Emerald Express chairlift