• Lodging
  • Tickets
  • Eat
Plan Your Vacation
Plan Your Vacation

New! Order food and/or drinks right from your phone while you're at the resort.

Place your order when you’re starting to feel hungry, take a couple more laps then head to the selected restaurant and pick up your food when you received a notification.

Private Lessons

Reservations are required at least 72 hours in advance.

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Private Instruction

Get the most out of your time on the mountain with an instructor dedicated to improving your skills! Private Lessons are the best way to improve on-snow performance. Private Lessons offer:

  • Express lift access
  • Customized lessons for your skill level
  • Personalized feedback and guidance
  • The ability to learn at a pace comfortable to you
  • Up to 5 students per instructor


Can My Family Join for a Private Lesson?

YES! Share a lesson with up to 5 of your friends and family for personalized skiing or snowboarding instruction. Everyone must be on the same equipment and we highly recommend groups of similar age and ability.



2020/2021 Private Lesson Rates

Private lessons do not include lift tickets or rentals.


Lesson Start


2-Hour Private 9am, 10am or 1pm $290 for 1-2 participants
3-Hour Private 9am or 1pm $455 for 1-5 participants
5-Hour Private* 9am or 10am $650 for 1-5 participants
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  • Meeting Place
  • Cancellations

Lesson Information

  • Valid lift access is required during the lesson. Private lessons do not include lift tickets or rentals.
  • Registering at least 72 hours in advance is highly recommended. Lesson availability is limited.
  • For more information check out our Frequently Asked Questions or email purgschool@purgatory.ski.
  • Gratuities for Instructors are not a requirement, but an appropriate and appreciated gesture.

Learn More

Questions? Visit our FAQ page. For more information about Purgatory Ski & Snowboard School, email purgschool@purgatory.ski.