Shawnee Peak offers a professional staff trained to standards set forth by the Professional Ski Instructors of America (PSIA) and the American Association of Snowboard Instructors (AASI). Our instructors take pride in their passion for sharing snow-sports by participating in skill-building clinics and attaining certifications as Professional Instructors.
Children’s Group Clinics
Shawnee Peak is a place where children grow up skiing and snowboarding! Our trained specialists are equipped with the latest educational and developmental techniques and methodologies geared for the success of your child.Learn More
Adult Group Clinics
Shawnee Peak is THE place to learn to ski and ride with family and friends. We offer a safe, exciting environment with lift accessed beginner terrain. Our two-hour lessons, led by professionally trained instructors, will have you sliding with confidence and control.Learn More
Whether looking to get a head start in the learning process or hone in on advanced skills, private clinics offer the individualized attention you’re looking for. We cater to all ages and ability levels, offering one-to-one instruction for skiers and snowboarders. Semi-private lessons (up to 4 people per instructor) are also available!Learn More
Our Rental Shop (located on the lower level of the base lodge) is open every day of the season half an hour before the lift turns through to half an hour after the lifts stop. All rental payments must be made at the ticket booth or the SnowSports Ski School Desk prior to arriving at the rental department.Learn More
Why take a lesson from a PRO?
The Eastern Division of the Professional Ski Instructors of America (PSIA-E) and the American Association of Snowboard Instructors (AASI) is the largest of the nine divisions that make up the American Snowsports Education Association (ASEA, the national umbrella organizations of PSIA and AASI).
Shawnee Peak is a registered member of PSIA & AASI. By taking a lesson with a certified school, you can be sure that your coaches are trained to the highest standard of Snowsport instruction.
This training includes new techniques and methods for making your time on the slopes as enjoyable as possible.
Burton Learn to Ride Center
Shawnee Peak is a Burton Learn to Ride Center. We meet specific learning standards set forth by Burton to make sure your snowboarding experience is great. Our rental shop offers Burton L2R snowboard rentals. This specialized gear is engineered for beginners to make your experience easier when learning how to ride. Our staff has been trained in the latest methods developed by Burton’s pros.
What Level am I?
In order to best prepare for your lesson it is helpful to know what level of skier or snowborder you are so we can place you in an appropriate group. Lets find out what level you are…..