Private Lessons

Mt. Bachelor's private lessons provide the best value and greatest opportunity for success on the mountain for skiers and riders of any ability. They are also a great way to have your whole family learn together as a group. The instructors selected to teach private lessons are certified by the Professional Ski Instructors of America (PSIA) and have the highest level of experience. Private lessons include priority lift access to most lifts to ensure more time on snow and less time waiting in line. All lessons meet at the West Village teaching are unless otherwise discussed with your instructor.

Private Lesson Schedule & Pricing

Private lessons are sold in 90-minute increments, up to 6 hours in length.

Lessons begin at 9:00am, 10:30am, 1:00pm, and 2:30pm.

The first 90-minute private lesson has a fixed cost of $230 at peak times and $120 during non-peak times. Please see calendar for peak and non-peak times (peak includes weekends, holidays, and school breaks). Each additional 90 minutes of private instruction is $110. We invite you to add up to 6 family members or friends to your private lesson for a fixed cost of $60 per person.

1.5-Hour Private $230 $120
3-Hour Private $340 $230
4.5-Hour Private $450 $340
6-Hour Private $540 $450

Peak vs. Non-Peak Private Lesson Calendar

Instructor Requests

We invite you to request your favorite instructor at no additional cost. Private requests must be booked directly through our Private Lesson Coordinator and should be arranged at least 48 hours in advance to ensure the most success in reserving your instructor.

To Schedule a Private Lesson:

Please contact our reservation office to schedule a private lesson in advance (highly recommended during peak times or if scheduling a 9 a.m. lesson) or visit the ticket office at West Village Lodge to schedule a lesson day of.

Lift Tickets

All Mt. Bachelor Gravity School lesson participants must have a valid lift ticket for their lesson day, or a season pass. Lessons are sold separately and the price does not include a lift ticket. Visit our Current Deals page to see if there are discounted ticket offers available. And for beginners, the Sunshine lift ticket allows for all-day access to the Sunshine Accelerator lift at our West Village base area. Priced at $34 (when purchased online), the Sunshine lift ticket is ideal for those who are experiencing snow sports for their first or second time.

Cancellation Policy

All Gravity School programs (and Childcare) have a 24-hour Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel or change a lesson or childcare reservation, please contact us at least 24 hours prior to the lesson or child care date. Any cancellations outside of 24 hours are subject to a $25 cancellation fee. Cancellations or no shows the day of the reservations will forfeit 100% of the reservation product cost. To cancel or change a reservation 24 hours or more in advance of your reservation, contact us at 800-829-2442.