Tubing & Skiing

Ski/Ride Hill and Lessons

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 Thursday, January 11 and will continue through March 23, 2018. 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 2:30pm the day before you wish to take 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 staff at 970-668-2558 for more details and to make a reservation.

Beginner Ski & Ride Lessons

Starting January 11, 2018

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: January 11, 2018- March 23, 2018
Blackout Dates: All Saturdays and 2/18, 2/19, 3/5, 3/12, 3/19
Price: $89 for a 2-hour lesson
Reservations: Reservations are required and must be made by 2:30pm 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 01/11/2018 and remain open until 04/08/2018, 7 days a week. -weather dependent

Hours for the Ski/Ride Hill:

01/11/18-03/17/18: 10:00am – dusk or 6:00pm

03/18/18-4/8/18: 9:00am-5:00pm

Product Base Rate Summit County Frisco Resident
Ski/Ride Hill All Day Lift Ticket $30 $27 $25
2 Hour First Time Ski Lesson $89 $89 $89

Kids 4 and under ski free! Any parent joining a child on the hill will need to purchase a lift ticket.