Utah ski resorts feature special packages for Learn a Snow Sport Month

Posted By: The Ski Channel on November 23, 2009 1:21 pm

As we reported last week, January has been designated as National Learn A Snow Sport Month by some states, are more are expected to confirm the measure.  Utah is one of those such states, and Ski Utah already has information out on its website about what the state’s ski resorts with the snow dubbed “The Greatest Snow on Earth” have in store for guests who participate in the initiative. Scroll through the following pages to see what each resort has in store!






Alta’s Learn a Snowsport offering:

Four 2-hour lessons

Four beginner lift passes

Four days ski rental


Must be a Utah local, first time skier

Open for 4 year olds- through adults


Available by reservation any four days of the season, excluding holidays

Stick with skiing for a least four days, and the thrilling sensations, camaraderie and beautiful mountain environment associated with skiing are yours to experience for a lifetime.

Beaver Mountain

Rent a high-performance package and receive a free Beaver Mt. T-shirt and

$13 off an all-area day pass. This offer valid January 13-26, 2010 EXCLUDING JANUARY 18.


Brian Head Ski Resort

$39 package includes:

-$13 dollar lesson, 2-hour morning lesson or 2-hour afternoon lesson

-$13 dollar lift ticket

-$13 dollar rental equipment

Must be a first time beginner skier or snowboarder 13 years old or older

January 22, 23 and 24, 2010


Reservations required by calling toll free, 866 930-1010


$13 off any ski school package during January. Ask for the Lucky 13 promotion at the Ski School.


The Canyons

$13 Lift Ticket

$13 Equipment Rental

$13 Ski or Snowboard First-time Lesson

Must be purchased as a package. Utah residents only. Valid 1/4-31/10 excluding 1/16-18/10.

Deer Valley Resort

Date: January 30 and 31, 2010

Program: “Ski Utah Lucky 13″- Never-ever skiers and Locals only (Local is

anyone with a current Utah driver’s license. Without a Utah driver’s

license, a photo ID accompanied by a current Utah property tax form, Utah

utility bill or Utah business paycheck stub)

Clinic Time: 9 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Deer Valley 

Check-in time: 7:45 a.m. – 8:45 p.m.

Age: 13 and older

Maximum – Limited to the first 55 registrants per day

Cost: $39 for a never-ever ski package. ($13 for lifts, $13 for rental and

$13 for clinic)

What is included in your package: Clinic, lift ticket, ski rentals (helmet not included) and locker token.

Must make reservations by calling 888-754-8477 or 435-645-6648 and mention

“Ski Utah Lucky 13″. One lesson per person only please.

Check in location: Snow Park Lodge lower level basket check area. There will

be a Skier Services Rep and a Deer Valley Marketing department rep meeting

the participants.

No-Show and cancellation Fee: Must cancel by 5 p.m. MST two days prior to

the program; otherwise a cancellation/no-show fee of $39 per reservation

will be charged.


Park City Mountain Resort

Park City Mountain Resort’s Start NOW program was designed to teach Utah locals how to ski or snowboard. For just $25 you get a lift ticket, equipment rental and an afternoon lesson. The Resort’s Signature lessons guarantee no more than five students per instructor so you can ensure you are getting the attention you deserve. The best part is that after you complete your first lesson, Park City Mountain Resort will provide you with a Start NOW pass that allows you the opportunity to return four additional times for just $25 and receive one or all of the following: all day lift ticket, all day equipment rental, half-day afternoon lesson. This offer is valid all season long with limited blackout dates. Registration must be completed online at least seven days prior to your lesson. Visit startnow.pcmr.com

Park City Mountain Resort 

for more information and to make reservations.

Powder Mountain

Powder Mountain will offer to Utah residents $13 off any lesson in the month of January. This includes First Time lessons, Group Lessons and Private Lessons. Ask for the Lucky 13 Special.



First timer package is valid January 18 – 30th, 2010 (last 13 days of the month) and includes:

$13 Full Day Little Cat Lift Ticket

$13 First Timer Group Lesson

$13 Ski or Snowboard Rental

Must be purchased as a package through the Snowsports Learning Center. Valid for first timers as an introductory offer only. Utah residents only. Call (801) 620-1016 for more information.


January 8-31, 2010

Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays only

Beginner Lift Ticket and Ski or Snowboard Lesson and Equipment Rental – $39 inclusive

Adult Beginners Age (15+)

Morning or Afternoon Class (9:45-12:30 or 1:15 -4:00)


Return during January and receive $30 off our regular workshop price ($70); Lift, Lesson, Rental (any day, am or pm)


Solitude Mountain Resort

January 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, 28

$13 First-time Only Afternoon Group Lesson (1 p.m.*)

$13 Lift Ticket

$13 Equipment Rental

$13 family pizza

Minimum age 5 years old. Must be Utah resident. Reservations strongly encouraged (801-536-5730). Mention Lucky 13 when making reservations.


*Please arrive at the Moonbeam Snowsports Academy (entry 1) at noon, allowing an hour for registration and equipment rental.


Night skiing (4:30-9:30 p.m.) any night i

n January for $13.

Wolf Creek Utah

Learn to ski or ride at Wolf Creek Utah Resort any day in January 2010, excluding Saturdays and Holidays, for only $39*. Offer includes one adult lift ticket, one adult ski or snowboard rental and one beginner class lesson.

*must be purchased in person, must be 8 years of age or older to participate. Lesson and rental subject to availability.