Adult Programs

Mount Sunapee offers a variety of lesson options for adults. Whether you're looking to start skiing or riding for the first time or hone your skills with a private lesson or even learn with a group of fellow skiers and riders, Mount Sunapee's Learning Center has a program to meet your needs.

Our unique beginner area, South Peak, offers the perfect learning environment for new skiers and riders. Five lifts, including a quad chairlift, along with New England’s longest carpet, allow first-time skiers and riders to easily access 13 user-friendly trails, providing a comfortable and safe learning environment like no other in New England.

Reservations & Questions

Phone: 603-763-3564 (Main Number: 603-763-3500)


Please Note: We have a 72-hour cancellation policy. If a lesson is cancelled after the 72-hour period, a voucher will be issued.

Learning Center: Adult Programs

The Start Here & LOVE IT program provides adults (ages 16+) with the best equipment, instructors, mindset, and deals to learn how to ski or snowboard so you can explore the mountain all season long! Redeem your three Start Here days any time during the 2018-2019 season. Days do not have to be redeemed on consecutive days. Package must be completed by one individual and cannot be shared. Valid only during season purchased. Please arrive at the Rental Shop one hour before your desired lesson time!

Day Included
Day One Lower Mountain Lift Ticket, 2-hour group lesson, and rentals
Day Two Lower Mountain Lift Ticket, 2-hour group lesson, and rentals
Day Three All Mountain Lift Ticket, group workshop, rentals, and LOVE IT Card

Single Day Start Here Rates

Start Here Single Days can be purchased any time but must be purchased in sequential order by the same individual.

  • Day One: $89
  • Day Two: $69
  • Day Three & Love It Discounts: FREE

Lesson Times

  • Midweek: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm or 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Weekends: 9:00 - 11:00 am, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm, or 1:00 - 3:00 pm

All lessons will meet at South Peak (Ray's House).

Join the Mount Sunapee Learning Center instructors for an interactive and fun learning experience as you meet new friends and enhance your skiing or riding skills in a Group Workshop.  We offer workshops for skiers, snowboarders and telemarkers. 

Group workshops are broken down by ability level and individual guests will be moved up or down depending on their progress in the lesson. We want to make sure you enjoy your time with us and we will make every effort to give you the best learning experience possible.

Weekend and Holiday Workshops

The weekend and holiday workshops are geared for those who are looking to improve their skills further. If you are a beginner looking to get into this wonderful winter sport please visit our Start Here page.

Weekend and holiday lesson times are 10:30 am and 1:30 pm.

Holiday Periods:

December 24, 2018 – December 31, 2018

January 19, 2019 – January 20, 2019

February 16, 2019 – February 22, 2019

Any parent who has their child in a lesson for the same day during weekends or holidays will receive 10% off the price of an Adult Group Workshop.

Inlcuded Pricing
90-minute Workshop Only $69
90-minute Workshop & All-mountain Lift Ticket $135
90-minute Workshop & All-mountain Lift Ticket & Rental $170

Midweek Group Workshops

Monday-Friday you can find our instructors building skills with guests in one of our 90-minute workshops. The workshops are available every Monday - Friday, non-holiday at 10:30 am and 1:30 pm. The workshop will focus on the needs of the participants in a fun and supportive environment.

Inlcuded Pricing
90-minute Workshop Only $39