Lessons

NO ONE’S TOO COOL FOR SCHOOL

Whether you want to learn the basics or add some sick skills to your repertoire, Sunburst ski and snowboarding instructors are here to help! Our students range from ultra beginners to advanced racers, and everything in between. Gain confidence, hone your competitive edge, and make memories at Sunburst Ski School!

HEADS UP!

  • Lift tickets and rentals (rentals if needed) must be purchased in addition to lessons unless stated.
  • Purchase your tickets online ahead of time and print them out at one of our kiosks.
  • A typical lesson requires three waivers. The lift ticket waiver, lesson waiver, and rental information sheet. Please complete all three waivers prior to your arrival for every participant in the lesson.
  • Lessons start on time. Please have your equipment and the lesson participants ready by the lesson start time.

WAIVERS LIFT TICKETS

A kid getting private snowboard lessons.

PRIVATE LESSONS

Starting at just $60

We love the buddy system! Add a friend for just $30 more.

For ages 5 and up and all abilities, Sunburst private lessons are great for getting beginners comfortable in their gear and skiing off to a new alpine adventure. And if you’re an experienced skier or boarder who wants to sharpen your skills, our trained instructors can customize a program designed to help you achieve your goals and amplify the fun you have on the hill.

HEADS UP!

  • Online registration is required.
  • All lessons must be scheduled a minimum of 48 hours in advance.
  • Lift tickets and rentals are not included.
  • Lessons start on time. Please have your equipment and the lesson participants ready by the lesson start time.
  • A typical lesson requires three waivers. The lift ticket waiver, lesson waiver, and rental information sheet. Please complete all three waivers prior to your arrival for every participant in the lesson.

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SNOW MUCH FUN LESSONS

The more the merrier! Our Snow Much Fun lessons are available for skiers and boarders of all skill levels. These training lessons offer a great experience for families, friends—and friends who haven’t yet met. Our expert ski and snowboard instructors are here to help you make the most of your time at Sunburst, because the family that learns together….has snow much fun together!

LEARN TO SKI OR SHRED

Ages (5+)
$49 – includes PM lift ticket and PM rental (a $75 value)
Available Friday – Sunday, 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. & 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Enjoy a beginner ski or snowboarding lesson in our progressive stations on our Wunderberg run. (Skiing or Snowboarding must be chosen at registration) Learn form and fundamentals, and how to fall. Sunburst Learn to Ski or Shred lessons are great for safely introducing new skiers and snowboarders to the thrill of the hill, and best of all, they’re a great way for families to learn a new pastime together!

Heads Up!

  • A typical lesson requires three waivers. The lift ticket waiver, lesson waiver, and rental information sheet. Please complete all three waivers prior to your arrival for every participant in the lesson.
  • Walk-ups welcome based on availability, reservations recommended.
  • Lessons start on time. Please have your equipment and the lesson participants ready by the lesson start time.

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Three kids in the snowman adventure club.

SNOWMAN ADVENTURE CLUB

Ages 3-5
$60 – includes lift ticket and rental
Available Saturday & Sunday, sessions begin at 10 a.m., Noon, and 2 p.m.
Available for skiing only

A specially designated area on our White Carpet terrain and enthusiastic ski instructors make the Snowman Adventure Club a wonderful intro to snow, ski boots, and skiing for beginners. Young skiers delight in 90 minutes of fun and learning with a mixture of basic instruction and game playing.

Heads Up!

  • Online registration required. All lessons must be scheduled a minimum of 48 hours in advance.
  • A typical lesson requires three waivers. The lift ticket waiver, lesson waiver, and rental information sheet. Please complete all three waivers prior to your arrival for every participant in the lesson.
  • Lessons start on time. Please have your equipment and the lesson participants ready by the lesson start time.

SIGN UP WAIVERS LIFT TICKETS

A mogul mites skiers class.

MOGUL MITES SKIERS

Starting at just $200

Got kids? Our intensive 4-week program is designed to help young skiers (ages 5-12) learn the basics and beyond, and gain confidence. They’ll learn how to balance, the art of the carve, and most importantly, they’ll have fun! First select if you are interested in the January or February session.  Next, choose either the Saturday or Sunday option and finally choose the AM or PM lesson time. Each lesson is 2 hours long and is offered at 10:30AM or 2PM on Saturdays or Sundays.

Limited availability so SIGN UP EARLY!

HEADS UP!

  • Lift tickets are required for non-ski/snowboard season pass holders. $60 for all four weeks (only $15 per lesson!) purchased with Mogul Mites registration.
  • Rental equipment can be setup during the registration process. $100 includes rental for all 4 lessons.
  • Students are required to stay on the selected day’s and time’s for each session. Students are unable to switch class periods once Mogul Mites has begun.
  • Registration requires three waivers. The lift ticket waiver, lesson waiver, and rental information sheet. All three waivers are to be completed during the registration and payment process.
  • Online registration is required.
  • Please have your equipment and the lesson participants ready before the lesson start time.

Registration for the 2023 season of Mogul Mites is now open.

WAIVERS reserve lesson

A group of mogul mite shredders smiling.

MOGUL MITE SHREDDERS

Starting at just $200

For boarders age 8-12, this intensive 4-week program is perfect for all skill levels. Our friendly and experienced instructors teach the fundamentals of snowboarding: nose-presses, tail-presses, butters, jumps, even turning a few tricks. First select if you are interested in the January or February session.  Next, choose either the Saturday or Sunday option and finally choose the AM or PM lesson time. Each lesson is 2 hours long and is offered at 10:30AM or 2PM on Saturdays or Sundays.

Limited availability so SIGN UP EARLY!

HEADS UP!

  • Lift tickets are required for non-ski/snowboard season pass holders. $60 for all four weeks (only $15 per lesson!) purchased with Mogul Mites registration.
  • Rental equipment can be setup during the registration process. $100 includes rental for all 4 lessons.
  • Students are required to stay on the selected day’s and time’s for each session. Students are unable to switch class periods once Mogul Mites has begun.
  • Registration requires three waivers. The lift ticket waiver, lesson waiver, and rental information sheet. All three waivers are to be completed during the registration and payment process.
  • Online registration is required.
  • Please have your equipment and the lesson participants ready before the lesson start time.

Registration for the 2023 season of Shredders is now open.

WAIVERS LIFT TICKETS

LEARN FROM THE BEST!

We want you to have an awesome time on the ski hill! Connect with us to explore all that our ski and snowboarding lessons have to offer.

Sunburst Ski Hill is located just thirty minutes northwest of Milwaukee, and five minutes north of West Bend with freeway access. So you can hit the road and be hitting the slopes in no time!

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2022-2023 SKI & SNOWBOARD SEASON PASSES NOW ON SALE!

CLOSED FOR THE SEASON: Thank you for a great 21/22 season!

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