Ski & Snowboard Lessons for Kids – Mountain Explorers

Mountain Explorers (Ages 7-12)

Mountain Explorers and Adventure Kids helps skiers and snowboarders of all abilities progress as they explore all the fun Brian Head Resort has to offer. There are four different levels available that will help kids progress at the appropriate rate. Please note – advanced snowboard lessons are only available in a private lesson.

Due to the popularity of our Winter Sports School, reservations are highly recommended and are required during Peak Pricing Periods. 

All Winter Sports School prices listed below are with a minimum of 5 days advance reservations. Add 10% with less than 5 days advance reservations, and 20% with less than 24 hours or no advance reservations.

Listed prices do not include lift passes, equipment rentals or applicable sales tax.                                         

                Sorry, we are not able to accommodate late arrivals

Ability Levels

  • 1st time skiing/snowboarding
  • Been skiing/snowboarding before, but not ready to load the chairlift
  • Needs to work on stopping consistently
  • Needs a 1st time lesson refresher
  • Green runs remain a bit of a challenge
  • Prefers a slower pace
  • Able to put ski/snowboard on/off with little or no help
  • Can load the chair-lift
  • Knows how to stop on demand and may know how to do minor direction changes
  • Has been skiing/snowboarding for 1-3 days or hasn’t been in a long time
  • Feel very confident and know how to comfortably control speed and link turns on green runs
  • Able to take skis or snowboard on and off
  • Can stand up alone after a fall
  • Blue runs can be challenging
  • Feel very confident and know how to comfortably control speed and link turns on blue runs
  • Black runs, ungroomed slopes, and powder can be challenging
  • Lessons start at Navajo. Lesson may move over to Giant Steps during the lesson
  • Offered for ski lessons only

Lesson Pricing

Mountain Explorers Regular Price Peak Price
Mountain Explorer Full Day
Lesson time 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
$205 $255
Mountain Explorer Full Day -Advanced
Lesson time 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
$225 $280
Mountain Explorer Morning
Lesson time 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
$110 $140
Mountain Explorer Afternoon
Lesson time 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
$90 $115
Mountain Explorer Afternoon Upgrade
Lesson time 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
$65 $80

Peak Pricing – TBA

Reservations Required

Within 48 hours of the ticket or lesson purchase, you are eligible for a 100% refund paid to the payment device used to purchase your lift ticket, rental, or lesson. Tickets, rentals, and lessons are not refundable or transferable on the date valid. After you make your purchase, up to 11:59 pm on the day before your product(s) are valid, you may defer your ticket, rental or lessons and receive a credit in the US dollar amount of your original purchase.

Credit can be used for lift tickets, lessons, and rentals.  Credit will be provided electronically, as made available in an online account.

Credit amounts will be based on the ticket purchaser’s actual purchase price, less insurance, if applicable. If you use your credit on a ticket that is more expensive, you must pay the price difference between the credit and the new ticket. Credit can NOT be used for lodging, food, beverage or resort merchandise. Credit expires April 18, 2021.