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Whether you seek adventure, guiding or learning a new sport, or whether you're a first-timer or a seasoned expert, Northstar California has the perfect school for you. The Northstar Ski + Snowboard School features the Northstar Teaching System, where teaching, coaching and guiding styles are consistent from one coach to another. Our Big Easy beginner area and progression parks are designed to accelerate learning utilizing very small to medium skiing or riding features. These contemporary teaching and learning systems are unique to our school, and provide an experience you won’t want to end.
Track your progress in Ski and Ride School with EpicMix Academy! View your skills and certified pins from your personal dashboard, plus add family members to your account to view their progress.
This is your first time at Northstar, and your first time skiing. Whether you want to become an expert skier or just learn a fun new sport, this is where it all starts.
What to expect:
You can ski parallel (no wedge) all the way down Blue groomed runs. You’re comfortable on Blue groomed runs and Green groomed runs are considered easy. You’re looking to take your skiing to the next level and begin exploring Black runs.
You enjoy the challenge of Black terrain and runs. You’re comfortable on most advanced terrain, but wish to improve your ability and consistency skiing bumps, powder and steeps in various conditions.
Experience the best Northstar California has to offer. Private instruction is offered for all ages, abilities and disciplines: Alpine Ski and Snowboard.
Private Lesson Amenities:
There's a Ski & Snowboarding lesson out there for everyone. Use our lesson finder to help
find the best lessons available for you, to make your visit that much better.
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To learn a new sport
To build my confidence
To improve my skiing / riding skills
To have a private mountain guide
I have never skied / snowboarded before
I am most comfortable on green runs
I am most comfortable on blue runs
I am most comfortable on black runs
My child / children
A group of people (2+)
I enjoy learning with a group of people that ski / ride at a similar speed and on similar terrain as me
I prefer to be with a very small group so I can get tailored instructions and individualized feedback
I want a customized and personalized 1-on-1 experience with an instructor
I would like to spend the day skiing / riding with just my family
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