Rates & Hours
Bittersweet Lesson Rates
Reservations are required at least 48 hours in advance. Lessons will meet at the orange lesson cones that are located at the bottom of the beginner hill.
Walk-in lesson requests will be offered based on availability. Please call (269) 694-2820 ext 4 if you can not provide a 48 hour advance notice on the reservation page and want an estimate on wait times for walk-ins.
Due to COVID-19 all kids 3 – 5 years old who are 1st time or a beginner must take a private lesson and the parent may need to participate in the lesson as needed. Instructors will social distance and parents might need to help with “hands-on” assistance. This decision will be made by the instructor on the day of your lesson.
Family Lessons, 1 1/2 hour, ages 6 and up
bring a group of your choosing, skiing OR snowboarding, maximum group of 5, all participants must be similar ability as the instructor will teach to the lowest level in the group.
|$300 for a group, maximum 5 people|
|Private Lessons, one hour, all ages||$75 per person|
|Semi-Private Lessons, one hour, all ages||$75 for 1st person and $35 for each additional person|
|Discounts available for Family or Private Lessons:|
|Age 4 years and under||Free lift ticket, $15 rental fee|
|Ages 5 – 10 year olds||$25 lift ticket, $15 rental fee|
Walk-in lesson requests will be offered based on availability.
For snowboard lessons, we recommend starting lessons for snowboarding at age 7. To snowboard you need to have balancing skills and those younger than 7 typically have difficulty balancing on their toe and heel side edges.
Jr. Racers, ages 6-16, intermediate skiing ability,
Sat and/or Sun, 6 weeks starting January 9th
|$300 season fee|
Adult Racers, ages 21 and up,
Tues night only, PRACTICE 6 – 8pm,
6 weeks starting January 12th.
|$25 season fee, lift ticket special $22|
Bittersweet Ski School Hours
Open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Open during the holiday periods, 9:30 am – 5:00 pm; Sunday, December 20, 2020 through Sunday January 3, 2021 Martin Luther King Jr. Day – Monday, January 18, 2021 and Presidents’ Day – Monday, February 15, 2021
All lessons require reservation 48 hours in advance, request a reservation here. Payment required, No refunds, if you can’t make it and provide us notice within 48 hours, we will try to reschedule your lesson (must be rescheduled during the current season).
Weekday Hours during Peak season, December 15th – February 28th:
open noon – 5 pm
Weekday Hours during Non-Peak season, prior to December 15th and March 1st through “Close”:
to be determined
Be sure to check Bittersweet’s operating hours before you arrive.