Welch Village is the only licensed PMTS Direct Parallel®ski school in the country. PMTS Direct Parallel® is unique -it's a complete modern teaching system that does not use the wedge or "snow plow." All movements taught in our system utilize modern ski design and create and maintain balance. The system teaches expert skiing movements to all ability levels using Student Centered Ski Instruction™ which uses a student's needs and motivations to design a learning environment. All of our ski instruction programs use PMTS Direct Parallel®.
**Spring Lesson Schedule**
2-hour lessons available at 10:00am only on Saturday, March 10, Sunday, March 11th, and Saturday, March 17th
*After March 17th, very limited private lessons are available. Email Skilink@welchvillage.com
First Run Package
An introductory lesson teaching how to navigate the beginner area and chairlift. The First Run lesson is also designed for guests who have taken a long break from skiing and/or have not used modern shaped skis.
Available: Saturdays & Sundays at 10am & 1pm only; Wednesdays & Thursdays 1pm & 3pm; Fridays 1pm, 3pm, and 6pm *Not Available during holiday hours. Only Day Camp lessons available during holiday hours. See full description below.
Full Package Includes: 2-hour group lesson, full-day lift ticket, rental equipment $79 - Online* $89 - Walk up $39 - Lesson Only Register Now!
*Must be purchased at least 1 day ahead of time online to get this price. If you are coming during our Holiday Hours, please scroll down to see our Beginner Day Camps. Beginner Day Camp is the ONLY Lesson option on these days: Holiday Hours: Dec. 26 - Jan. 2nd; Jan. 15th (MLK), Feb. 19th (President's Day)
Beginner Day Camp (New!)
Learn to ski parallel in just one day - guaranteed! This is a one-day, all-day, beginner lesson program for adult skiers (age 13+). Lesson starts at 10:30am (break for lunch around noon) and ends at 3pm. Small group format, max number 4-6 guests per group. Your group will be led by one of our PMTS Direct Parallel accredited coaches. Space is limited!
Full Package includes: lessons, all-day lift ticket, and rental equipment $109 - Online $129 - Walk up Register Now!
Available: Saturdays, Sundays, and during holidays hours only. All day lesson - 10:30am-3pm. Space is Limited! Register Online!
Weekend Boot Camp
Learn to ski parallel in just one weekend - guaranteed! This weekend lesson program includes an all day lesson each day 10:30 - 3pm. When enrolling in this program, you will have two options. The Green Camp is designed for brand new skiers or guests who have skied just a couple of times before. The Blue Camp is designed for more intermediate skiers who would like to remove the snow plow from their skiing and/or gain more confidence on steeper terrain. Space is limited in this program.
Get one-on-one attention from an experienced coach. Space is very limited on weekends. Private lessons are available more often on weekdays. Please call 651-258-4567 ext. 133 to make your reservation. Please note online registration is not available for private lessons.
Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays - $100 per hour; $80 each additional hour. Add up to 2 guests to a private lesson for $25 each. $80 per hour Monday-Thursday.
Private Lesson Package - $169 Includes: Full day lift ticket & standard rental package; High Performance equipment upgrade $10 (based on availability)
Questions? Please call us at 651-258-4567 ext. 133 or email us.
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