Open Friday-Sunday, 12/03-12/05

Adult Lessons

  • Lesson availability is limited. Not all lessons are offered every day.
  • Group lessons are available for adult beginners.
  • Private lessons are available for all ability levels.
  • Prices do not include rental equipment or lift tickets.

Lessons require an advance online booking - to offer lessons to the greatest number of people with our current capacity restrictions, students are limited to one, 1-hour private, or half-day group class per day.

All students are required to wear a face-covering and goggles during lessons.

Please review our policies this season due to COVID19 prior to booking.

2021/2022 lesson information available November 2021.

Adult Group Lessons

Make the most of your on-mountain experience 

First Timer Ski Group

Group lessons start at 9:15 a.m. and are for Level 1 skiers. This is the best value for people who are new to the sport. Our adult group class takes place at our Flapjack learning area utilizing our Magic Carpet and teaches the proper stances and gets students comfortable with the gentle slope of our beginner terrain.

*This lesson is not available for snowboarders.

First Timer Ski Package

This package includes a one-hour lesson at 9:15 a.m., beginner ski rental, and a pass that accesses our Flapjack run and Magic Carpet. This class must be booked in advance online and is based on availability.

*The First Timer Package includes a trail pass for Flapjack & the Magic Carpet lift, a standard ski rental package & a place in our 9:15a group lesson. This package must be online in advance when booking the First Timers Lesson. First Timer Package is subject to availability. This package is not available for snowboarders.

Private Lessons

One-on-one instruction is the best way to seek out specific goals or start your learning experience at the pace that best fits your comfort level. Private lessons are intended to accommodate one student and are offered in one-hour increments throughout the day. Private lessons are available up to Level 5.

Semi-Private Lessons

Available for groups of two to four, these hour-long lessons must have students of similar skiing or snowboarding ability. Semi-private lessons are available for ages six+ and can be created by adding additional students to a private lesson.




Online Price

Private Lessons*




First Timer Ski Lesson
(ages 6-12)




First Timer Ski Package**




* Additional Guests $75 each

** The First Timer Package includes a trail pass for Flapjack & the Magic Carpet lift, a standard ski rental package, and a place in our 9:15 a.m. group lesson. This package must be booked online in advance. First Timer Package is subject to availability. This package is not available for snowboarding.

Lesson Policies

online lesson reservations

To receive online rates orders must be placed online in advance. Lessons are available for booking online until 8 a.m. on the day of the lesson, after this time please contact our Snowsports Center for availability. All walk-in lessons are booked at our window rates.

Lesson Cancellations

Lutsen Mountains Snowsports Learning Center has a 72-hour cancellation policy. You may receive a refund minus a 5% processing fee if you cancel a lesson 72 hours prior to the date of the lesson. Due to high demand, there will be no refunds for lessons canceled within 72-hours.

Class Check-In

All classes including groups and private lessons will meet at our Flapjack learning terrain for check-in, arrive on-site at least 60-90 minutes prior to your class start time, all students should be suited up and ready for their lesson 15 minutes prior to class and at our check-in location with gear and lift ticket. We will not accept any students in a class once it has begun. All students will be required to wear a face-covering, googles, and gloves at all times during the lesson.

Contact Lutsen Mountains Snowsports Center with questions or to inquire about availability.

Email us:  or call: 218-406-1325.