A Private Lesson can take your skiing or riding to a new level FAST! Only $65 +tax.

Private Lessons

Enhance your performance with a private lesson from a trained professional at Mount Pakenham’s Snow School. Our instructors excel one on one. A private lesson is a great way to fast track your learning. Sessions last 55 minutes and are available for ages 3 to adult of any ability. Additional persons can be added to a private lesson if they are at the same ability level, and packages of 5 private lessons are also available. You choose the time that best suits you. Offered 9:30am, 1:00pm, or 3:30pm based on availability.Reservations are required.

Mount Pakenham also has programs of 5 Day and 5 Week private lesson Programs. The 5 Day Private Lesson program are available on Holidays for 5 consecutive days at the same time each day (3:30pm). The 5 Week Private Lesson programs are offered for 5 consecutive Saturdays or Sundays at 3:30pm at the same time each week for $219+tax. This 5 lesson program is available for one student/lesson (semi-private lessons not available). Call us to book.

New this year we offer Private Lessons on Wednesday or Thursday evenings at 4pm, 5pm, or 6pm for only $65 + tax with advance reservation. Call us to reserve.

Mount Pakenham Snow School Waiver

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  • Program: 55 minutes of friendly, helpful private instruction
  • Available: Anytime with advance reservation based on availability
  • Equipment: Bring your own or rent ours
  • Fine Print: Ski School rates are for instruction only! Season Pass or lift packages are extra. Please add 13% HST to snow school rates. Advance reservations are required and can be made by calling Mount Pakenham at 613-624-5290 with your Visa or Mastercard.
    Full refunds, less $25 administration charge, are issued only if cancellation notice is received more than 14 days prior to the start date. Cancellations within 14 days will be assigned an alternate date or credit, less $25 administration charge, at the discretion of Mount Pakenham.
  • Ability Levels:Beginner - Expert


Program Pricing
55 Minute Private Lesson (ages 3 to Adult)


55 Minute Private Lesson (3 to adult) - Additional Person


Package of 5 Private Lessons-Flexible dates/times


Package of 5 Private Lessons - Additional Person (available when also buying 5 Private lessons with flexible times)


Weekend Private Lesson Program (5 Consecutive Weeks) - Fixed dates/timesStart Sat Dec 31st, Sat Feb 4th or Sun Jan 1st or Feb 5th at 3:30pm


55 minute Private Lesson Wednesday or Thursday evening 6pm


Program Options
6 - Open to Close Tickets - Valid Anytime
6 Pak Open to Close Tickets Regular price $159 +tax Spring Meltdown price until June 30 $145+tax


Set of Lift Tickets for 5 Day/ Week Programs - Available to Snow School Participants and immediate family when booking multi-day Snow School lessons.
Ages 6-69


Rent Skis or Snowboard for 5 Day/ Week Programs - Available to Snow School Participants and immediate family when booking with Snow School multi-day lessons.
All ages


Lockers keep your equipment warm, dry, secure and makes skiing easy (Rental).
Season Regular Family Sized Locker (12 in x 22 in) Regular price $105 Spring Meltdown price until Jun 30 - $89+tax


Season Large Family Sized Locker(15 inches x 24 inches) -Regular price $115 Spring Meltdown price until Jun 30 - $99+tax


One lift ticket available to Snow School Participants when buying a Private Lesson
One Open to Close Lift Ticket (available to students in a Private lesson)


Related Programs

Season Starters

Season Starters Ski or Snowboard! One hour lesson. Ages 6 to Adult.

Discover Ski or Snowboard

Our DISCOVER PROGRAM is designed for FIRST TIMERS to make getting started easy and affordable. Only $49+ tax and includes lesson, lift ticket and rental equipment.

Discover MORE Ski or Snowboard


CADS-Adaptive Skiing

Canadian Association for Disabled Skiing, National Capital Division- Mount Pakenham Program