Snow School offers lessons throughout the day. We have qualified and cheerful staff ready to give you your very first lesson or help you work on improving your skills.  If you are new to Shames Mountain, taking a lesson is a good way of getting the lay of the land.  Lessons at Shames can be booked at the ticket office or in the Ski School/Rental Shop building.

Olivier giving a private lesson


This is a beginner lesson for those 8 and up. This group lesson is run at 10 am and 1pm. This is a great way to get your first taste of mountain fun with Rentals, Handle Tow lift Pass and a 2 hour lesson all for $59.10 (tax not included).


Group lessons are a fun way to explore the mountain with a certified instructor to help you polish up your skills with your friends. Organize your own group or join one at the mountain. There is a maximum of 6 people. The cost is $35.00 (no tax).

For groups of 15 or more people, check out our group rates. 


If you learn best one on one, a private lesson is just right for you.  This lesson is also suggested for those 6 years old and under. The base rate is $50.00 per hour (no tax) with an additional $35.00 for each person you add to your group (max. 6 people).


Our school programs are growing in leaps and bounds. Introducing life in the mountains to youth is part of what MMC-Shames Mountain is about!  Contact shamesmountain@citywest.ca to receive your package. Book early as these lessons sell out!

School lessons

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