Learn about the Adventure Zone.

at Okemo's Jackson Gore Village

Check out all of the fun activities the Adventure Zone at Jackson Gore offers, including the Mountain Coaster, bungee trampoline, zipline tours and much, much more!

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Hops in the Hills Beer and Wine Festival

Our 6th Annual Hops in the Hills is August 1-3, 2014!

Now a 3-day event, enjoy great beer, wine, arts & crafts show, live music and much more!

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Lodging Specials

Great deals!

Check out some of the great lodging offers available this summer!

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Okemo Mountain Resort

Okemo

adult ski + ride programs

If you are learning to ski and snowboard in Vermont, why not learn at Okemo? Our instructors specialize in patience, skill building and instilling confidence for skiers and riders of every age. Their passion for the sport and their commitment to fun instruction and encouragement will help you achieve your objectives on the slopes. And we've got a wide array of programs for every ability level. Check out our programs below for both adult ski and snowboard lessons.

If you are new to the sport of skiing or snowboarding, don't miss out on our introductory Learn to Ski & Ride Promotion.

Staying in an Okemo Mountain Resort lodging property and able to ski midweek? Okemo resort guests may take advantage of great midweek savings!

Choose your skiing or snowboarding program of interest:

Group Lessons
Specialty Clinics and Workshops
Private Instruction
Programs Just for Women

When choosing a program, please keep these levels in mind:

red This is my first time on the mountain. I have never skied or snowboarded before.
orange I have skied or snowboarded before, and I am able to slide in a straight line but am not able to turn yet.
yellow I am turning and stopping but still need practice. I need to work on my confidence and control.
green I am riding the chairlift and am comfortable on green terrain. I can turn and stop with confidence.
blue I can ski or snowboard on blue terrain, using a variety of turn sizes. I am able to control my speed and stop when I need to.
black I am already skiing or snowboarding confidently on black terrain and am looking to explore bumps, steeps, glades and parks.

 
So pick a learning program that's right for you and come to Okemo. You'll have a great time. What's more, when you leave you'll be a better skier or snowboarder. And that's something worth remembering!