Lessons

Why Choose Sunburst?

Level Up Your Skills

Everybody starts somewhere — so start your journey here! If you want to take your skills to the max, our experienced instructors are here to help. Learn the basics or perfect your craft with private or group lessons, available to all ages and skill levels.

From skiing to snowboarding, we’ll help you navigate it all. Simply register online (or sign up in person at the Clocktower), check in at the rental building, and find your lesson time, instructor, and location displayed on one of the television screens. Then you’re ready to get out on the hill!

Experienced Instructors

Our instructors make the learning experience fun! These friendly and experienced pros will help you work on your desired skills, from the fundamentals to the fun stuff.

 

We Work With All Skill Levels

Whether you’ve never been on the slopes before or are simply looking to dust off your old gear, we have lessons that move at your pace.

Experience WI’s BEST Hills

With great beginner areas and little hills with the most vertical around, enjoy the best terrain at Sunburst.

Lesson Types

Learn Your A-B-Ski's

PROGRAM AGE DAYS TIMES LESSON FEE RENTAL LIFT TICKET
LEARN TO SKI/SHRED SKI (6 & UP) | BOARD (8 & UP) FRI - SAT - SUN 90 MIN, 4:30 PM OR 6:30 PM $49 INCLUDED INCLUDED
SNOWMANS CLUB SKI (3 - 5) SAT - SUN 90 MIN, 10 AM, 12 PM, OR 2 PM $60 $5 $5
GROUP ZONE SKI (11 & UP) EVERY DAY 90 MIN, 4:30 PM OR 6:30 PM $30 NOT INCLUDED NOT INCLUDED

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SINGLE LESSONS

Learn to Ski or Shred

An introduction to the basics in a group format. These lessons cover everything from form, fundamentals, and learning how to fall. Our instructors will safely introduce novice skiers and boarders to the terrain on our approachable Wunderberg run. Bring the whole family out for a fun activity everyone can enjoy!

Snowman’s Club

Got a little one who loves the snow? This program offers a wonderful introduction to a classic winter sport. Kids will enjoy a 90-minute session where they can play outside and get familiar with snow, ski boots, and beginner skiing. A balanced mix of education and games, they’ll love our Snowman’s Club! Class size is limited to 10 participants to ensure an age-appropriate instructor to child ratio.

Zone Lesson

Get in the zone and up your skills! Choose from four distinct zones on the hill and be placed in a group seeking a similar lesson challenge level. Whether it’s covering the basics or controlling speed and direction, join a group out on the hill to get learning!

Things to Know:
  • Online registration is highly recommended. 
  • All lessons should be scheduled in advance.
  • Lessons start on time. Please have your equipment and the lesson participants ready by the lesson start time.
  • Waivers are required for all tickets and lessons, and completion of a rental agreement is required to rent equipment from Sunburst. Waivers can be completed online or at the Clocktower upon your arrival. Please have waivers completed for each participant prior to your first lesson checkin.
PROGRAM AGE DAYS TIMES LESSON FEE RENTAL LIFT TICKET
MOGUL MITES SKI (5 - 12) | BOARD (8 - 12) 4 WEEK PROGRAM OFFERED IN JAN OR FEB 2 HRS, 10:30 AM OR 2:30 PM $200 $100 $60, PLUS 20% OFF PARENT LIFT TICKET DAY OF LESSON
SKI CLUB INDEPENDENT SKI OR BOARD (11 & UP) PICK ANY 4 DAYS, MON - THURS 90 MIN, 4:30 PM OR 6:30 PM $134 $34 INCLUDED

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GROUP LEARNING SERIES

Mogul Mites

Build up their confidence with an intensive four-week skiing or boarding program. This program covers the basics and beyond. Participants will elevate their skills as they learn how to balance, carve, and have fun on the hill. Week after week, skills build as friendships form on the snow with other Ski School students. Lessons are now open, so sign up to secure your four-week block this winter! They go fast!

Ski Club Independent

Don’t have a ski club or group to come with? We’ve got you covered! With this great package, you’ll receive a weekly lift ticket and lesson so you can get out on the hill. Pick your preferred time for a lesson and start building up your skillset!

Things to Know:
  • Online registration is required for all group series lessons.
  • All lessons must be scheduled a minimum of 2 hours in advance.
  • Lessons start on time. Please have your equipment and the lesson participants ready by the lesson start time.
  • Waivers are required for all tickets and lessons, and completion of a rental agreement is required to rent equipment from Sunburst. Waivers can be completed online or at the Clocktower upon your arrival. Please have waivers completed for each participant prior to your first lesson checkin.
PROGRAM AGE DAYS TIMES LESSON FEE RENTAL LIFT TICKET
PRIVATE LESSONS SKI OR BOARD (6 & UP) EVERY DAY 60 MIN, AT TOP OF HOUR $60, ADD ON UP TO 2 PEOPLE FOR $30 EACH NOT INCLUDED NOT INCLUDED

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Private Lessons

Individual Training & Skill-building

No matter your age or ability, we’ll help you take your skills to the max. These personalized individual lessons are perfect for working on your goals. With an experienced trainer and customized training program, you can master the fundamentals or fine-tune your tricks — the sky’s the limit!

Things to Know:
  • Online registration is highly recommended.
  • All lessons must be scheduled in advance.
  • Lessons start on time. Please have your equipment and the lesson participants ready by the lesson start time.
  • Waivers are required for all tickets and lessons, and completion of a rental agreement is required to rent equipment from Sunburst. Waivers can be completed online or at the Clocktower upon your arrival. Please have waivers completed for each participant prior to your first lesson checkin.

4-Visit Ski Club

hit the slopes four times and save big

Whether you’re building up your skills, have a busy schedule, or only want a small taste of your preferred winter sport, this is the package for you! Choose from ski or snowboard for four visits throughout the season.

  • 4-visit program to be used any Monday – Thursday evening during the 2022–2023 season
  • Lesson times 4:30pm & 6:30pm
  • Rental equipment available if needed

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