Learn to Ski / Snowboard - On Mountain Experience


Description: Have you wanted to learn to ski or snowboard but just don't know how to get started? Join the REI Outdoor School, the PSIA-AASI (Professional Ski Instructors of America, American Association of Snowboard Instructors) and a local resort in this great first-time experience. This class includes a half-day class on the mountain, where we will help you gain the skills you need to hit the slopes again and again! This class offers a complete package with rental equipment, on-mountain instruction, and lift ticket.

Skills you'll learn:

  • Learn to ski or snowboard
  • Visit a local resort
  • Enjoy a day "on the mountain"

Check out the gear list.

Required Legal Form:
This course requires the participant to read and sign a liability release form before participating. Please see "Required Legal Form" for the session you are registering for. You will need to print, sign and bring the form to your class.

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  • Class Details
  • Gear List

Learn to Ski / Snowboard - On Mountain Experience Gear List

Gear to bring to class:


  • Synthetic / wool layers - Clothing that will stay warm when wet.
  • Ski or Snowboard Gloves
  • Energy Snacks
  • Warm Jacket - Down or Synthetic.
  • Water Bottle
  • Ski or Snowboard Socks - Socks designed for warmth and comfort in ski and snowboard boots
  • Warm Hat


  • Ski Goggles
  • Sun Protection - Lip balm, sunscreen, wide-brim hats, etc.

Gear provided by REI:

  • Alpine Ski Equipment
  • Snowboard and Boots
  • Ski or Snowboard Helmet
  • Lunch & Snacks