New Skiers and Boarders
Believe you can acheive... Welcome to the wonderful world of Hotham. Your snow adventure begins here!
Hotham Beginner Lesson Programs
Hotham's combination of walk-on beginner areas and friendly, patient instructors is perfect for those starting out on the snow.
Aged 3 - 14 years
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Adult and Youth
Adults 19 and over and Youth 15 to 18 years.
If you have never skied or snowboarded before the First Timers Learn to Ski or Board program is tailored especially for you.
Starting out in a snowsport can be a bit intimidating but this range of programs is perfect for people who have never been on skis or a board before:
- Skiing - Learn to Ski
- Boarding - Burton Learn to Ride
- Private Lessons
Learn to Ski & Ride Programs
The Learn to Ski & Ride beginner programs are the best value for money if you are just starting out. Packages include a 1 day lift pass and lesson. Programs run for up to 5 days so you'll take to the snow with ease and be cruising around the mountain in no time.
The program includes progressive stages where you start off with first time lessons and progress to more intermediate terrain and learning techniques.
- A two hour group lesson daily (days 1 and 2 - level 1 & 2 lessons only)
- Limited lift access on days 1 & 2, graduating to an all mountain lift pass on day 3
Day 1 & 2 lift access:
- A 3 hour morning beginner/level 1 lesson. For more than 1 day we recommend our Kids Snowzone Program.
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First Time Advantage Learn to Ski/Board Package - $140 per person
The First Time Advantage Learn to Ski/Board Package is designed for those first time skiers/boarders
who want to get going on the slopes with a small like minded group. With a maximum of 5 students
you will receive more individual attention that will enhance your experience and get you skiing and
riding the lifts within two hours (lesson duration 2 hours for two or more students, reverting to 1 hr for
one guest only).
If for some reason you do not ride a lift during this lesson you will be entitled to attend any of our 10am
or 1.30pm beginner lessons free of charge until you do so.
Book & enquiry with Hotham Snowsports on 03 5759 4452 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Burton Learn to Ride (LTR)
The Burton Learn to Ride program is designed specifically for beginners who are learning to ride.
The program incorporates the right equipment with proven teaching methods to make learning to snowboard easy and fun for everyone.
By using proven instruction methods and Burton equipment created specifically for beginners, Learn To Ride is a specialised program for those seeking to progress to the next level. Our equipment for beginners is tailored by gender and age to maximise each individual's learning potential.
Click Here for Burton Learn To Ride and Hotham Learn to Ski package prices.
Simply purchase your program at any Hotham Sports Outlet or Ticket Office.
Click Here to learn more about private lessons.
The mission of the Hotham's Snowsports Centre is to provide a patient, easy-to-understand beginner lesson in a relaxed, safe and 'easy to understand' learning environment. Our dedicated team of professional instructors from around the globe ensure you reach your personal goals and most importantly, have fun.
Group Lesson meeting places and times
Lessons start daily at 10am and 1.30pm outside Hotham Central.
Please meet 5 - 10 minutes prior to your lesson time to ensure you maximise your time on the snow!