Snowsports Academy

Lessons & Programs

Welcome to the GO Zone!

Where SnowSports instruction is: quick learning, always moving, and fun! Since 1954, the world-renowned SnowSports Academy at Boyne Mountain has inspired generations of skiers and snowboarders to fall in love with winter. 

If you are looking to book lessons you can do so at our store.

Questions? Contact our Customer Care Team at 231-549-7155

Private Lessons

More individual attention, more time spent sliding and gliding on the hill, and less time waiting in lift lines.

Youth | Group Lessons

Our specialized sessions introduce a lifetime of skiing and snowboarding to the youngest members of your family.

Adult | Group Lessons

Enjoy your first time skiing or snowboarding with confidence and ease in our GO Zone.

Cross Country Skiing Programs

Take time to learn a new, relaxing sport. Choose from private and group lessons.

BOYNE Flyers

This is our seasonal weekly lesson program, starting in January. Skiers and snowboarders of any level are welcome.

SnowSports Academy FAQs

  • Yes, all participants are required to have a lift ticket or season pass to access the lifts. Purchase your lift ticket online in advance to secure your spot on the slopes. 

  • All SnowSports Academy activities begin promptly at their designated times. Students, including those that have pre-registered, can go directly to the snow and meet with their instructor.  Due to the number of skiers/boarders enrolled in activities, we are not able to accommodate late arrivals nor will refunds be issued for late arrivals.

  • Lessons should be booked in advance to guaruntee your spot. However, same day bookings are allowed when available.

  • While in a lesson, your child may ride a chairlift with or without an adult or instructor present on the same chair and chairs may not be equipped with a restraint device. Please notify the instructor if you do not want your child to ride a chairlift.

  • Gratuities are not included but are always appreciated if you feel that the service warrants it.