Learn to ski in the Poconos

Snowboard and Ski Lessons in the Poconos

Six ski areas in the Poconos offer great trails for beginners as well as ski and snowboard lessons that make learning easy and fun!

Conveniently located about two hours' driving distance from New York City and Philadelphia, the beautiful Pocono Mountains of Northeastern Pennsylvania is the perfect backdrop for your first time skiing or first time snowboarding. Our six ski resorts love to welcome beginners, and they all offer world-class programs, ski lessons and snowboarding lessons to introduce you to the slopes. Whether you’re signing up your kids or looking to get into downhill winter sports for the first time an adult, our instructors are some of the best in the industry, welcoming guests with a smile and walking you step-by-step through everything you need to know to start safely enjoying yourself on the trails.

Ski lessons in the Pocono are offered a la carte or as part of packages that may include lift tickets and ski and snowboard equipment rentals. A beginner ski package is generally the most cost-effective way to get on the mountain and master the basics with help from professionals. Keep reading to find the lesson that's just right for you. We hope to see you on the slopes in the Poconos this winter and for many winters to come!

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