Learn to Ski & Snowboard

Black Mountain of Maine

Camden Snow Bowl

Camden Ski & Ride School

The Ski and Ride School offers daily group lessons at 10:30 am and 1:30 pm for ages 7 and up. We offer special packages and a fun experience for first time beginners. Limited class sizes ensure that you and yours can focus on fundamentals in a safe setting, hopefully making a friend or two in the process. Longtime skiers looking to hone their skill or convert to today’s modern gear will be surprised at the caliber of instructors based here in the mid-coast area. Improve your skiing (or riding) today- take a lesson!

Hermon Mountain

Learn To Ski & Snowboard

Hermon Mountain offers lessons for both skiing and snowboarding. All of our trained instructors are experienced skiers and boarders who would enjoy the chance to share their love for the sport with you. Skiing and snowboarding are activities for both adults and children -- so come on out and take a lesson today!

Lost Valley

Learn To Ski & Snowboard

Have you ever wanted to learn to ski or snowboard? Lost Valley in Auburn, is where Maine families have learned to ski and snowboard for generations. Lost Valley with it's easy trails, safe family environment and affordable learn to ski or snowboard packages, makes it Maine's learn to ski or snowboard destination.

Mt. Abram

Westside Learn to Ski/Ride Package

This Package is for those who have Never Tried Skiing or Snowboarding. True beginners only.

Lessons are 90-minutes and begin promptly at 10:30am and 1:30pm.

Shawnee Peak

Learn to Ski or Snowboard

Shawnee Peak is the place to learn to ski and ride with family and friends. We offer a safe, exciting environment with lift accessed beginner terrain. Our two-hour lessons, led by professionally trained instructors, will have you sliding with excitement and control.


Learn To Programs

If you've never experienced the joy of gliding over the snow on skis or a snowboard, then we have a deal for you. Our Learn to Ski and Learn to Snowboard packages are specially priced and designed to make the most of your first experience with these two winter snow sports. For just $59, first-timers like yourself will get a 90 minute lesson, rental equipment that is specially designed for beginners and a limited access lift ticket for a day.

Sunday River

Learn To Programs

Sunday River's Perfect Turn Ski and Snowboard School offers one of the most comprehensive programs in the country to introduce first-timers to skiing or snowboarding. We'll be with you every step of the way from your arrival to your first turns.


Saturday Morning Learn To Program

Saturday morning program run by FSC volunteers for first time beginner to advanced skiers and snowboarders.