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ADULT GROUP LESSONS

Whether you are a first-timer or a seasoned expert, Adult Group Lessons are a great way to improve your skiing and boarding with our world-class, highly qualified snowsports instructors.

We get it. Winter is the best and you want to book your snow holiday. Nothing excites us more than welcoming skiers and riders back to our mountains. We are updating our offerings and pricing for the 2021 snow season and will update this page closer to winter. For all our latest updates you can stay connected with us on email or social media to ensure that you’re among the first to know when lift tickets, snowsports school and rental equipment are available.

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Snowboard group lesson
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Improve your skills

Reasons to take a lesson

You've had your first time lesson, maybe you feel a bit rusty or you just want to get to the next level.

  • Learn from the best and skip lift lines 
  • Receive more personalised tuition and progress faster as your instructor will have extra time to give individual feedback with lessons capped at a maximum of seven participants

Ways to save on group lessons

  • Buy your group lesson online, in advance and across multiple days for the best discounts.
  • Epic Australia Pass holders receive up to 20% savings on any group lessons. Bookings are valid for up to seven lessons.
  • A valid lift pass is required for all group lessons and is not included within the lesson price. If a group lesson contains two or less participants it will only run for one and a half hours due to its intimate and private nature.

A valid lift pass is required for all group lessons and is not included within the lesson price.

Lesson times

Group lessons run daily from 10am. 

Meeting place

All group lesson participants meet outside the middle entrance of Hotham Central ten minutes before your lesson. 

Hotham Ski & Ride School divide participants into coloured zones based on skiing or snowboarding abilities. Choose the zone that best reflects your ability to identify which lesson category you will be placed in.

Skiers

  • Yellow Zone is for first time skiers
  • Green Zone is for if you are able to snowplough and stop and you are learning to turn and ride a lift
  • Blue Zone is for if you are starting to ski on blue terrain and learning to parallel ski. You are learning to use your poles and to balance more on your outside ski 
  • Black Zone is for people who are able to ski on black terrain and you are refining your skills so that you have upper and lower body separation with pole planting and timing

Snowboarders

  • Yellow Zone is for first time snowboarders
  • Green Zone for if you have balance and speed control alternating between your heel and toe edge and you are comfortable with learning to ride a lift and learning to turn and link your turns 
  • Blue Zone is an introduction to Freestyle snowboarding, consolidating your linked turns on green terrain and working towards linking your turns on blue terrain 
  • Black Zone for if you are confident on linking turns on blue terrain and building skills to increase control. Black Zone is an introduction to freestyle riding and Terrain Parks 

 

Find Your Level - Skiing Abilities

 Use our handy videos to help identify which level of skiing you are.

 

Find Your Level - Snowboarding Abilities 

Use our handy videos to help identify which level of snowboarding you are.

Book online or contact our friendly Ski and Ride School via email.

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