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Reservations are recommended for Snowsports Lessons.

Please give us a call at  (209) 965-3474 with additional questions or send an email to info@dodgeridge.com.

  • Reservations are available by phone (209) 965-3474 between 8am – 5pm everyday during the season or made in-person at Dodge Ridge Guest Services.
  • Same day lesson reservations are not available by phone or online and are only available on a first come first served basis in person from Guest Services in the Family Lodge.

Please arrive 1 hour prior to your lesson reservation to allow for lesson check-in and instructor assignment. Please note, on weekends and holidays we highly recommend arriving more than 1 hour before your lesson reservation for your check-in convenience. To reserve your Intro to Snow Lesson now, please call (209) 965-3474.

Remember to pack goggles/sunglasses, sunscreen, gloves/mittens, snow pants, jacket and 2 pairs of warm socks (1 for the lesson and a dry pair for after).

All prices subject to change without notice. All sales are final. Lessons available every day to close of the season. Advanced reservations recommended.

Children’s Programs

Intro

Kinder

Kids_Club

Intro

Intro to Snow – Ski + Ride Lesson Program (Ages 2-5)

Program Details: Includes a 2 hour, one on one instruction, lift ticket, rental equipment and helmet

$124

  • 2 hour program, featuring one on one instruction with a caring and qualified instructor.
  • Recommended to introduce young children who are 1st or 2nd timers seeking one on one instruction.
  • Available daily, on the hour, between 9am-2pm.
  • Instruction is customized to pique your child’s interest with time spent in the Kid’s Club and outside in the Children’s Learning Area.
  • Intro to Snow Ski & Ride lessons are available daily starting on the hour. (Lesson Reservation Examples:  9a-11a, 10a-12p,  11a-1p,  etc).
  • When your child is ready to graduate from the Intro to Snow program,  talk to their instructor about the next and best program for their progress.
Reservations are highly recommended prior to your visit!

Kinder

Kinder Ski + Ride Lesson Program (Ages 4 – 5)

Program Details: Includes a 5 hour premium lesson program from 9:30am to 2:30pm. A maximum class ratio of 3 children to 1 instructor, a lift ticket, rental equipment, helmet, lunch & snacks!

$174

  • A premium 5 hour program designed for the Ski or Ride beginner who excels in a small group setting
  • Highly recommended for 4 & 5 year old, first time Skiers and Riders. Level 1 only
  • Instruction will alternate between our specially designed indoor Kinder Room and on-snow instruction in our Children’s Learning Area.
  • Available on weekends and during holiday periods. Reservations can be made by calling (209) 965-3474
  • When your child is ready to graduate from Kinder Ski+Ride, please talk to the instructor for recommendations on the student’s next steps in skill development.
Reservations are highly recommended prior to your visit!

Kids_Club

Kids Club Lesson Programs (Ages 4-12)

$148 All Day Lesson
  • 6 hour lesson, lift ticket, rental equipment, helmet, lunch & snacks
$124 Half Day Afternoon (PM) Lesson
  • 2.5 hour lesson, lift ticket, rental equipment, helmet and snacks
$1,465 Season Long Kids Club Membership
  • 11 lesson packages per season for less than the cost of 10
  • Rental equipment + helmet with each lesson
  • Unlimited Youth Season Pass
  • Each Kids Club Membership is specific to either skiing or snowboarding for the 2016/17 season
Group Lessons for Levels 1 – 6 Offered All Day & Afternoon (PM) Half Day
  • Available Daily
  • Please account for Check-in & Fitting Times to get the best possible experience for your child:
    • All Day Lesson Check-in & Fitting 8:30a (please incorporate this detail into your lesson plans)
      All Day Lesson Instruction 9:30a – 3:30p
    • Half Day Check-in & Fitting 12:30p (please incorporate this detail into your lesson plans)
      Half Day Lesson Instruction 1 – 3:30p
  • Recommended for children who are ready for skill development in a fun group environment
  • Class sizes are determined by age & ability
  • Age groups:
    • 4-5
    • 6-8
    • 9-12
  • Class sizes:
    • Ages 4 – 5 typically 4 – 6 children* per class
    • ages 6 – 8 & 9 – 12 typically 6 – 8 children* per class
      * We are diligent in maintaining these class sizes, though from time to time we may exceed these numbers due to peak visit days. 

On day’s with low attendance, if your child is the only student for an All Day Children’s Lesson, your child will receive a morning half day lesson at the cost of $148 and lunch (9:30a – 12:30p), not the full day as described above because this is now a 3 hour private lesson.

Reservations are highly recommended prior to your visit!

Reserve Kids Club Lessons Online
Be sure to select the date of the lesson when you first arrive at the ecommerce page.

Re-Scheduling and Cancellation Policy

All Snowsports Lesson Programs are non-refundable and are unable to be cancelled.
Lesson dates may be rescheduled to an alternate date in the following situations:

  • Private Lessons (private lessons and Intro to Snow) may be re-scheduled if done so prior to 48 hours before your lesson.
    If within the 48 hour time-frame, private lessons may not be re-scheduled.
  • Group Lessons (Kids Club, Kinder-Ski+Ride, Adult/Teen Group Lessons) may be re-scheduled if done so prior to 4pm the day before your lesson date.
    Group lessons may not be rescheduled the day of  your lesson.

Notice:

  • On day’s with low attendance, if your child is the only student for an All Day Children’s Lesson, your child will receive a morning half day lesson at the cost of $148 and lunch (9:30a – 12:30p), not the full day as described above because this is now a 3 hour private lesson.
  • Kids Club season long members only receive one lesson per day per member.
  • Kids Club season long members are required to register each day the child participates in lessons.
Remember to pack goggles/sunglasses, sunscreen, gloves/mittens, two (2) pairs of warm socks, snow pants & jacket.

All prices subject to change without notice. All sales are final. Lessons available every day to close of the season. Advanced reservations recommended.