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4 Places for Kids to Learn to Ski + Snowboard in Metro Detroit

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Snowy winters are a lot more fun when you can hit the slopes! Take up a new sport this year and sign up for ski and snowboard lessons.


Pine Knob (Clarkston)

Pine Knob offers a variety of classes for kids and families. From Mom, Pops & Tots to private lessons, sign up soon because space is limited. Private lessons start at $70 for an hour, six week Moms Pops and Tots class is $240.

Hours of operation: Monday – Friday 10am to 10pm; Saturday 9am to 10pm; Sunday 9am to 9pm

Address: 7778 Sashabaw Road, Clarkston, MI, 48348

Alpine Valley (White Lake)

Alpine Valley offers a variety of ski and snowboard programs. “First Tracks” Program is a public group lesson, offered on Saturdays and Sundays for new skiers and snowboarders ages 4 to 11 costs $90. Private or semi-private lessons range from $35 to $65 per student.

Hours of operation: Wednesday – Friday 2pm to 9pm, Saturday & Sunday 9am to 10pm

Address: 6775 Highland Rd, White Lake, MI, 48383
Phone: 248.887.2180

Mt Brighton (Brighton)

Mt. Brighton offers multiple Ski & Ride School classes and they have a maximum class size of six. Group lessons will only be available to kids over the age of 7 this winter. For kids age 4-6, you can register for one-on-one, one-hour private lessons. Sessions start at $56 per person.

Hours of operation: Open daily, hours vary

Address: 4141 Bauer Rd, Brighton, 48116
Phone: 810.229.9581

Mt Holly (Holly)

Mt. Holly offers several learning options, from One-on-one Lessons to semi-private lessons to group lessons, kids ages 5 and older can learn to ski or snowboard. Private lessons start at $70 per person and group lessons start at $25 per person.

Hours of operation: Wednesday to Friday 3pm to 10pm, Saturday 9am to 10pm + Sunday 9am to 9pm

Address: 13536 Dixie Hwy, Holly, MI, 48442
Phone: 248.634.8269


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Carrie Budzinski is the Vice President of LittleGuide Detroit. She grew up in Livonia and Detroit and continues to live life in both cities. Carrie loves exploring the city and finding hidden gems in the suburbs..

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