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Welcome to the Snow School at Mount Washington Alpine Resort. Our snow school has seen many changes over the last few years with one thing in mind....YOU, our customer. Our programs are dynamic and fun, the way skiing and riding is supposed to be. Whether you are a first time skier or rider or someone looking to brush up on their skills, we have something for you. The best part is all of our programs offer small class sizes, as recommended by the Canadian Ski Council, and extend lift line priority to you which means more time skiing and riding and less in line.

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Discover Skiing & Boarding

First Time Skiers & Riders All Inclusive Package. This lesson is designed for those who have never skied or snowboarded before.

Return Trip

A new return package that gives customers a preferred rate after they have completed our Discovery program. Incl: Easy Acres Lift, 2hr lesson and rentals.

Learn to Turn

A combination of three of our most successful and popular programs to help you get out on the slopes faster.

Learn to Turn Special

Save 66% if you book by December 31, 2017 Three adult or youth group programs combined with lift and rentals!

1, 2 & 3 Hour Private Session

Take your skiing and riding to the next level or you just want to fine-tune your turns, then consider taking a private lesson with one of our expert instructors.

Full Day Private Lesson

Our top pros will push your skills to help you improve your technique in this all mountain program.

Early Bird Private Lesson

Start your day off right with a one hour session and some tips from our pros! Note this lesson is available 9:00am -10:00am only.

Sunset Private Lesson

Enjoy a 2-hour private lesson in the evening starting after 3pm. Take advantage of this late afternoon Private lesson, so you can practice into the evening.

Park Camp 2 Day

Looking to hone your skills in the terrain park? Let our pros teach you basics of jumping and safe landings in a friendly and supportive atmosphere. Includes lunch.

Half Day Group Lesson

A fun way to learn with others of similar ability. Pros are trained to deal with splits in classes to keep the learning environment fun and active.

Intro to Park

For progressing intermediate riders alike this program is the perfect place to develop your skills. Our coaches will get you stoked on the basics.

5 Week Learn to Instruct

This 5 week program will teach you all the basics and skills needed to become a fully certified Ski or board instructor. Learn to Instruct Program is for 15yrs+ only

10 Week Freeride

This ten-week program promotes the development of all mountain skiing and riding by combining elements of freestyle, race and general improvement strategies.

VI Riders 10 week Freeride Program

New this year! Mount Washington Snow School is teaming up with VI Riders to introduce a 10 week Freestyle development program for Snowboarders.

Ski Instructor Courses

Level 1 course provides you with the essentials needed to effectively teach skiing, also a prerequisite to employment on the mountain as a ski instructor..

Snowboard Courses

CASI – Canadian Association of Snowboard Instructors. For information on courses.

Avalanche Skills Training

Canadian Avalanche Association Certified training. For information on courses visit IAG.

Section 8

Runs ski instructor courses, snowboard instructor courses and mountain leadership training programs that are taught at Mount Washington.

Home to Rossignol's Experience Centre

Rossignol features the best and newest rental gear that has built in technology, making skiing and boarding easier then ever before. The boots are form fitting and comfortable to put on and off. Its easy to get gliding down the mountain at Mount Washington!"

Rossignol at Mount Washington


The French company Rossignol is one of the oldest and largest ski companies in the world. Rossignol is constantly striving for new innovative designs to allow the skier performance with less effort. The legendary S7 is known throughout the skiing community as the big mountain powder ski that has set the bar at heli-skiing resorts worldwide. The Ladies S3 complements this and is our biggest selling ladies powder ski. Rossignol uses the “Autoturn” technology in their beginner to advanced carving skis that allows the skier to initiate their turns with less effort and more control. This technology has helped encourage a faster learning curve for our beginner and intermediate customers. Come up and test drive some of our shops demo skis to see what Rossignol has to offer before you purchase a ski.

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Mount Washington Alpine Resort
P.O. Box 3069, STN Main
Courtenay, British Columbia, V9N 5N3
Toll Free: 1-888-231-1499
First Aid 1-250-334-5741


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