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Snow Snake is the Place to Learn

At every Ski Area there are certain people who love to gather and share their knowledge of skiing and snowboarding. Here, these individuals belong to the Snow Snake Snowsports School. Our instructors are more than just qualified, they are a closely-knit team dedicated to you and your enjoyment. We believe that creating a fun environment in which to learn and grow is the key to having a great winter recreation experience. Whether you’re a beginner or advanced skier or rider, our instructors can tailor programs to fit your needs.

General Learning Center Information
• Location: Front Counter
• Tickets: Individual lessons do not include a lift ticket.  A lift ticket is required for each person using the area.
• Rentals: Shaped skis, snowboards and helmets are available in rental department.

Private & Semi Private Lessons - 2022/2023 

Take a Lesson
Learn to ski from any of our PSIA/AASI certified instructors on one of Michigan's nicest beginner hills. They are available to teach skiers and boarders of all ages and abilities.

Who: Ages 6+, first time, beginner, intermediate, & advanced

What: Private one-on-one, one hour lesson. Children 6 and under must be in their own lesson and be at least 4 years old.  Call Snow Snake to register for your lesson. Prepayment is required at time of scheduling.

When: Weekends and over holiday breaks, also weeknights by appointment.

1 HOUR PRIVATE (additional person $20)


All participates must sign Snow Snake Snow Sports Waiver.


 January Learn to Ski Month

Free Ski Lesson Sunday - January Only - Advanced Reservations Required

Snow Snake is excited to participate in "January Learn to Ski Month"! Throughout the month of January, we will offer a free, one hour, beginner group lesson. Please arrive between 11:00 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Already a skier,share the love and invite your friends that have been wanting to learn!  (Skiers Only)

  • Sunday, January 1, 2023
  • Sunday, January 8, 2023 
  • Sunday, January 15, 2023
  • Sunday, January 22, 2023 
  • Sunday, January 29, 2023

-Separate class for skiers
-Must be 8 years or older
-Must purchase lift ticket and have appropriate equipment
-To reserve your spot, call Snow Snake at 989.539.6583. Advanced Reservations Required.

Visit the After School Program and Snow Snake Race Academy for additional information and lessons.

Prices and Hours Subject to Change