Tubing & Skiing

Ski/Ride Hill and Lessons


The Frisco Adventure Park Ski and Ride Hill will open January 11, 2017 for the season

Copper Mountain Ski & Ride School Offers 1st Time Beginner Lessons in Frisco

The Town of Frisco has partnered with Copper Mountain to offer ski and ride (snowboard) lessons, at the Frisco Adventure Park. The first time lesson offers a simple, convenient way to try skiing and riding. The two hour sessions allow you to learn basic skills on the gentle slope of the Frisco Adventure Park with the expertise of the Copper Mountain professional ski and ride instructors.

The lessons will be available starting Wednesday, January 11 and will continue through March 24, 2017. Ski and ride lessons are only $89 and include an all-day lift pass. Lessons are not available on Saturday’s. Advanced reservations are REQUIRED and available, by calling the Frisco Adventure Park at 970-668-2558. You must call by 2pm the day before you wish to sign up for a lesson. You must be a first time Skier or Snowboarder and at least 8 years old to participate. Skiers & riders will be responsible for providing their own equipment, as rentals are not available at the Adventure Park.

The lessons provide visitors to the area close-in parking, an affordable trial alternative, in an intimate class setting. The ski or snowboard lessons will be available from 10:30am-12:30pm or 1:00pm – 3:00pm , subject to weather and instructor availability. Check with the Frisco Adventure Park for more details.

Beginner Ski & Ride Lessons

Our Beginner Ski and Ride Lessons will start for the 2017 season on January 11.

Take a beginner lesson without the intimidation of big crowds or chairlifts at the Frisco Adventure Park  with Copper Mountain Ski and Snowboard Instructors.

Lessons: Ages 8 and up only. 1st time skiers and snowboarders only.
Availability: TBD
Blackout Dates: All Saturdays and TBD
Price: $89 for a 2-hour lesson
Reservations: Reservations are required and must be made by 2pm the day before the lesson.
Equipment: is not provided nor does the Frisco Adventure Park rent equipment. If you sign up for a ski lesson you must bring ski equipment, if you sign up for a ride lesson you must bring snowboard equipment.

Click here for a list of local retailers that rent equipment 

All participants 18 and under MUST have a helmet for the lessons. Helmets are highly recommended for ALL participants, but not required for those over the age of 18.

Ski and Ride Hill Hours and Operations

The ski and ride hill will open 01/11/2017 and remain open until 04/09/2017, 7 days a week.

Hours for the Ski/Ride Hill:

01/11/17-03/26/17: 10:00am – dusk or 6:00pm

03/27/17-04/09/17: 9:00am-5:00pm

Product Base Rate Summit County Frisco Resident
Ski/Ride Hill All Day Lift Ticket $30 $27 $23
2 Hour First Time Ski Lesson $89 $89 $89

Kids 4 and under ski free!