Learn-in-3 Guarantee

At a mountain that can provide a lifetime of challenge, excitement and pure pleasure there is no better place to start than with our most flexible and affordable lesson program.

For information on programs for ages 3-12 click here.

Learn-In-3 Guarantee

Learn-in-3 Guarantee


We want you to become a confident and independent skier or snowboarder. In our experience it takes on average 3 days of lessons and practice to reach this level. Our exclusive learning package guarantees to have you ready for our intermediate slopes in 3 days, and if not, we’ll offer you complimentary lesson packages until you get there, all for the one-time price of $169!

The Learn-in-3 Guarantee Package is exclusively for skiers and snowboarders who would classify themselves as ability level 1.

Price: $169 (includes tax)
3-Days each including a 2 Hour Lesson, Equipment Rental and Beginner Lift Ticket

Once you are ready to tackle our easiest intermediate terrain you are considered to have completed the program and will receive your graduation packet containing

  • 4 complimentary, all day any time lift tickets 
  • A complimentary, 2 hour Intermediate Clinic to continue your learning
  • Exclusive discounts in our retail store and in our partner REI stores
  • An exclusive discount for use in any Stevens Pass food outlet

Complimentary tickets, lesson and discounts are only valid until the end of the current winter season.

Remember that if you are not ready to graduate after your third day we will invite you back, on us, to continue learning until you complete the program and can redeem your graduation packet.

  • Online purchases can be made up to 48 hours prior to your visit. To purchase and reserve within 48 hours please call us at 206-812-7387
  • Purchasing a Learn-in-3 Guarantee will reserve your first day only. To reserve your second or third day submit an online reservation inquiry or call us at 206-812-7387  
  • Lessons begin on snow at 10:00am or 1:00pm
  • Please plan to arrive at the resort at least 90 minutes prior to your desired lesson start time to allow ample time for parking, equipment fitting and check-in
  • Days do not need to be used consecutively
  • Purchases are non-refundable and non-transferable and must be used in the season purchased

For more detailed information check out our FAQ Page for First Timers or call us 206-812-7387.

First-Timer FAQs

First-Timer FAQs

About the Learn-in-3 Guarantee

Q: What is the most affordable way to learn?
Answer: Group lessons. The Learn-in-3 Guarantee offers you 3 group lesson packages including lesson, equipment rental and a lift ticket at a huge discount. Plus our exclusive ‘Guarantee’.

Q: What if I’m not ready to commit to 3-days?
Answer: You can purchase a single day package and upgrade to the Learn-in-3 Guarantee and pay the difference after your lesson.

Q: What does the ‘Guarantee’ mean?
Answer: We want you to feel confident and independent on the snow. This means obtaining the skills needed to tackle our easiest intermediate terrain. We guarantee to teach you those skills in 3 days, and if we can’t you can come back, on us, until you get there.

Q: So I can come back and take a free lesson if I’m not ready?
Answer: Yes. If you and your instructor feel you need more guided practice we will offer you another free package; lesson, lift ticket and equipment rental. The lesson will be an afternoon lesson so you can practice and warm up in the morning.

Q: What happens when I reach an intermediate level?
Answer: We consider you a graduate of the program and celebrate by giving you an awesome graduation packet complete with 4 complimentary lift tickets, a follow up lesson and exclusive retail and F+B discounts including a 20% discount at REI!

Q: Who can sign up for this program?
Answer: This program is exclusively for ages 13 and over and newcomers to the sport, or those whose skills mean they are classified as ability level 1. Those entering the program above that level will be transferred into other lesson programs.

Q: Is this the only way to learn?
Answer: No, if you don’t mind the cost Private Lessons offer the biggest learning opportunity in the shortest time frame because of the personalized aspect of the lesson and the ability to request the same instructor each time.

Reservations, check-in and cancellations

Q: Sounds great! How can I sign up?
Answer: Online up to 48 hours prior to your first visit, or over the phone up to 2pm the day prior to your first visit 206-812-7387.

Q: And for the second or third day?
Answer: Purchasing a Learn-in-3 Guarantee will reserve your first day only. To reserve your second or third day submit an online reservation inquiry or call us at 206-812-7387.

Q: Do my days have to be used consecutively?
Answer: No. But they must be used before the end of the current winter season and you cannot switch from skiing to snowboarding or vice-versa within the 3 days.

Q: What if I need to cancel my reservation?
Answer: To cancel/reschedule a reservation, call 206-812-7387 and choose the option for cancellations/rescheduling. 

Our cancellation/rescheduling policy for Learn-in-3 reservations is as follows:
1. Up to 7.30am the day prior to the reservation date: No charge
2. After 7.30am the day prior, or no show the day of: $25 cancellation/rescheduling charge

Our cancellation/rescheduling policy for Adult Group Lessons or Clinics is as follows:
1. Up to 7.30am the day prior to the reservation date: No charge
2. Up to 7.30am the day of the reservation: $25 cancellation/rescheduling charge
3. After 7:30am the day of the reservation or no show the day of: CHARGED FULL PRICE

Arrival, Check-in and What to Wear

Q: When should I aim to arrive at the resort?
Answer: Lessons begin on snow at 10:00am and 1:00pm. So you should plan to arrive at the resort at least 90 minutes prior to your desired lesson start time to allow ample time for parking, equipment fitting and check-in.

Q: What should I do if I am running late for my lesson?
Answer: We try to be as flexible and accommodating as possible, especially on days with high volume, by running additional start times. Just relax and get to the mountain safely and we will do our best to have something for you when you arrive.

Q: Where should I go to check-in?
Answer: Head straight to the Rental Tech Center, located in the Tye Creek Lodge to collect your rental equipment and check-in for your lesson

Q: What equipment is included with the package?
Answer: Ski/Snowboard boots and Skis & Poles/a Snowboard. Helmets are not included, or required, but can be rented for $11/day and will reduce the risk of injury.

Q: What should I wear?
Answer: Prepare for changing weather but dress with warmth and mobility in mind. We recommend wearing several light layers and ensuring that the outermost layer is waterproof, so waterproof jacket and pants. It is also important to wear a single pair of thin, synthetic, long socks. Sports socks work best.

Q: What accessories should I bring?
Answer: Waterproof gloves, a hat that covers your head and ears, and eye protection from the sun and falling snow.

Q: Do you rent/sell clothing/accessories?
Answer: We do have snow jackets and snow pants available for rental. We do not rent accessories for hygiene reasons but do sell gloves, goggles, socks and more at our retail outlets at very competitive prices.