Omni Bretton Arms Inn at Mount Washington
173 Mount Washington Road
Bretton Woods, New Hampshire 03575

Alpine Ski & Snowboard School & Programs

Award-winning kid's ski programs

Hit the slopes with one of the Bretton Woods Ski & Snowboard School instructors to learn a few new skills, build on your current set or just have a lot of fun! The passion and enthusiasm our instructors have for skiing, snowboarding and teaching is truly inspiring.

Reservations are recommended. Call our Ski and Snowboard School at (603) 278-3303.*


Group Lessons 
(Begins at 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m.* and 1:00 p.m.)
Ages 13 and up $45 for 1.5 hours 
Private Lessons 
(Sessions begin at 9:00 a.m., Noon and 3:00 p.m.) 
One hour – $105 

Reservations are recommended for private lessons. You may request your favorite instructor. 

Semi-Private Lessons 
(Sessions begin at 9:00 a.m., Noon & 3:00 p.m.) 
One hour – $205 

Semi-private rates based on two people. Add $50 for each additional person, however, semi-private lessons should not exceed five people. Reservations recommended.

* Select weekends and holidays only.

Cancellation Policy: Reservations are required for our popular programs and are charged in full when booked. A full refund, less a $35 processing fee, will be issued for cancellations received 48 hours prior to date of arrival. Cancellations or changes made less than 48 hours prior to arrival will result in forfeiture of full cost of reserved activity, including those due to inclement weather or snow conditions.


Hobbit Ski & Snowboard School

The Hobbit Ski & Snowboard Programs at Bretton Woods are designed to introduce your kiddos to the fun of snow sports. Ample space and staff accommodate the growing demand for these popular programs. It's no wonder Bretton Woods has been voted Top 10 in the EAST for Kid Friendly and Family Programs by SKI Magazine readers for the last 14 years!

Hobbit Ski Program (ages 4–12) and Hobbit Snowboard Program (ages 6–12)

  • Full-day: $149 – includes supervision, two lessons, lift ticket and lunch.
  • Half-day: $109 – includes supervision, one lesson and lift ticket.
    • Include rental equipment with either program for an additional $27
  • Lesson Only: $70 - includes one lesson (either AM or PM session)

Program hours:

  • 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.: Full-day and morning half-day program registration and indoor activities
  • 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.: Ski and snowboard outfitting and readiness
  • 10:00 a.m. – Noon: Morning lessons (with cocoa break)
  • Noon – 1:00 p.m.: Supervised lunch (afternoon program: register by noon, drop off by 12:30 p.m.)
  • 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p. m.: Afternoon lessons (with cocoa break)
  • 3:00 p. m.: Child pick-up

Program time may vary during vacation periods.


Reservations will be charged 48 hours prior to arrival date. Holidays and vacation weeks may be charged up to 7 days prior. Cancellations or changes made less than 48 hours prior to arrival will receive a full refund less a $35 processing fee. Cancellations or changes made less than 24 hours will forfeit the full cost of reserved activity, including those due to inclement weather or snow conditions.

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