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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. 

Desk Hours 

Friday-Monday 9am - 3pm 

Private Lessons

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

Youth | Group Lessons

Introduce a lifetime of love for skiing and snowboarding with a postive experience they'll remember!

Adult | Group Lessons

Expand your comfort zone on the mountain and get the tools to achieve your goals.

Cross Country Skiing Programs

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

BOYNE Flyers

Formerly Northern Michigan Ski Academy, BOYNE Flyers is an introduction to Alpine Ski Racing.

Children's Programs

Unfortunately, these programs are not offered for winter 2021/22. Check out Boyne Flyers!

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.

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