Adult Lessons 2016-17

Adult Learn-to-Ski Packages and Learn-to-Skate Packages are perfect for guests new to the sport. Learn the basics of skating or striding and how to cruise the flats, climb the hills and control speed on the downhills. Our experienced instructors are well-versed in teaching beginners in a supportive group environment. They excel at teaching guests the skills needed to assist in helping each student decide where to ski to maximize the enjoyment of their day.

Learn to Ski (traditional cross country) group lessons are offered at 10:30 a.m., 12 p.m. and 1:30 p.m., weekends and holidays only.*

Learn to Skate group lessons are offered at 12 p.m. on weekends and holidays only.

  • Lesson only (available weekends and holidays only*): $34
  • Group Lesson Package (weekends and holidays only*): $69, includes 1.5 hour lesson, all-day trail pass and rentals.

See package and pricing options for children here.
*Our Ski School Christmas Holidays are Dec. 17 – Jan. 2.
PLEASE NOTE – We do not open till noon on Christmas. Lessons will be offered at 12:30 p.m. (beginner classic and beginner skate) and 1:30pm (beginner classic only) on this day.

Snowshoe Lessons/Tours

Snowshoeing is easy to learn and is a great activity for the whole family to experience together. We offer lessons/tours for ages 13 and up throughout the season to learn the basic skills and learn about the local flora and fauna from one of our knowledgeable guides.

Dates: To be announced
Tour only: $32
Snowshoe Package: $63, includes tour, all day trail pass and rentals.

Private Lessons and Family Private Lessons are available seven days a week.


Tahoe Donner Cross Country (CLOSED FOR THE SEASON)

15275 Alder Creek Road, Truckee, CA 96161 | Building open daily 9 a.m.–5 p.m.

530-587-9484 |