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.

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  • Program: 55 minutes of friendly, helpful private instruction
  • Available: Every day by advance reservation. Sat/Sun/Holiday at 9:30am, 1pm, 3:30pm. Mon-Fri at 1:30pm, 2:30pm. Also available on Wednesday/ Thursday evenings at 4pm, 5pm, or 6pm. Limited spaces available - please call to check availability 613-624-5290.
  • 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


55 minute Private Lesson Wednesday or Thursday evening 4pm, 5pm, or 6pm


Program Options
Lift Package for 5 flexible days - Available to Snow School Participants when booking the 5-day flexible Private Lesson Package.
Ages 6+ 5 days lift package (ages <6 receive free lift ticket with any lesson)


Rent Skis or Snowboard for 5 flexible days - Available to Snow School Participants when booking the 5-day flexible Private Lesson Package.
All Ages- 5 days rental package


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)


6 - Open to Close Tickets - Valid Anytime
6 Pak Open to Close Tickets - Spring Meltdown until June 30/17, Regular price $159 +tax,


Lockers keep your equipment warm, dry, secure and makes skiing easy (Rental).
Season Regular Family Sized Locker (12 in x 22 in) Spring Meltdown until June 30/17, Regular price $105


Season Large Family Sized Locker(15 inches x 24 inches) Spring Meltdown until June 30/17, Regular price $115,


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