Ski and Snowboard Lessons
The Berkshire East Snowsports School offers comprehensive lessons for the beginner, intermediate or experts interested in a skiing or snowboarding tune-up.
Ages 8 and up $35 for up to 1 1/2 hour Day Times: 10:30AM & 1:30 PM
First Time Package
Save $20 with the purchase of a lift ticket, full rental package and beginner group lesson at 10:30AM or 1:30PM. Price subject to availability.
Private Ski or Snowboard Lesson
Ages 4 and up $90 for first hour ($70 for 9AM Early Bird Lesson) $70 per additional hour $50 per additional person per hour Weekend times: 9AM, 11AM, 1PM, 2PM & 3PM Midweek times: Call 413.339.6617 x 327 to make a reservation All lessons are subject to instructor availability.
Junior Explorers (Ages 4-6)
Junior Explorers is a club for kids ages 4 to 6 years who are ready for some adventure. Kids can join us for 4 consecutive Sunday afternoons of fun on the snow. Kids will stay with the same core group of instructors for the entire program to help increase their comfort level and maximize learning. This club is geared toward kids who are skiing our green trails independently, are comfortable riding a chair lift (with assistance as needed), and can control their speed and direction on the hill. Children should also be comfortable learning in a group situation.
Session 1 Dates: Jan. 3, 10,17, & 24
Session 2 Dates: Jan 31, Feb. 1,7, & 14
Lessons run from 1pm to 3pm each program date.
Register before Dec 1 $220 4-6
Register after Dec 1 $250 4-6
Enroll in Session 1 and add-on the February session for only $175
Vacation week is a great time to learn or improve your skiing or riding skills. Consecutive days will allow a beginner skier or rider to build confidence and practice skills. More experienced skiers and riders can challenge themselves on new terrain while under the watchful eye of our team of instructors. Our vacation clubs are open to skiers and riders of all ability levels. Kids will be grouped by age and ability and will remain with the same core group of instructors over the 3 days.
Vacation Club is open to kids age 7 to 14.
Lessons are from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Kids will join their parents for lunch from 12:00 to 1:00.
3 day Lesson only | $240
3 day Lift Ticket | $90*
3 day Rental (ski or snowboard) | $75 Helmet | $15
*All participants must have a lift ticket or season pass.
Mountain Adventurers is for skiers and snowboarders of all ability levels between the ages of 7 and 14. This club meets weekends and holiday periods. Kids are grouped by age and ability and each group goes out with one of our trained instructors. Kids who participate in Mountain Adventurers should be able to learn in a group environment.
Lessons are offered in 2 hours blocks – morning and afternoon – with a 1 hour lunch break from 12:00 to 1:00pm for the full day option. Kids in the full-day option will join their parents for lunch. Please check in 30 minutes before your reserved lesson time. If you require rentals, please arrive at least 45 minutes prior. Check in is located at our SnowSports office in the lower level of the Main Lodge. If kid has a seasons pass we will provide a lesson only cost. Please call 413 339 6617 x 327 for lesson only rates.
Full Day | $110 Lift and LessonBook Now
Half Day AM | $85 Lift* and Lesson *incl. full day lift ticketBook Now
Half Day PM | $75 Lift* and Lesson *incl. half day PM lift ticketBook Now
Children’s Play and Ski
Available weekends & holiday periods:
The Children’s Center offers a combination of indoor and outdoor play. Outdoor play may include an introductory ski experience for kids ages 2-4. Kids ages 4-6 can participate in a group lesson from 10-12 and/or 1-3. Kids will be grouped by ability. Private lessons can also be arranged by making a reservation in advance. Skiing will begin at 10:00 am and/or 1:00 pm. Children ages 2 and 3 can arrange private ski instruction by making a reservation in advance. Equipment is provided if needed. The center is supervised by a warm, energetic and mature staff with many years of experience caring for children. We provide a morning and afternoon snack, lunch is available for an additional fee.
Play & Ski All Day Ages 4-6 8:30am to 4:00pm – $125.Book Now
Play & Ski Half Day Ages 4-6 8:30am to 12:30pm or 12:00pm to 4:00pm – $70Book Now
Play Only Full Day Ages 2-6 $100Book Now
Play Only Half Day Ages 2-6 $50Book Now
Play Only Hourly Ages 2-6 $15 hr. Call to Reserve
Lunch Option: Available Lunch Only $10 Call to reserve