Learning Center

at Ragged Mountain Resort

Whether tweaking the turn you've used for years or stepping on snow for the first time, our expert instructors are here to help you succeed. A variety of lessons and programs are available to help you learn in a safe and comfortable environment to ensure you enjoy a sport for life!

Bebe Wood Learn-To-Ski or Ride Program

The Bebe Woods Learn-to Ski or Ride Program was inspired by and named after a Ragged ski instructor who’s passion for the ski industry and introducing newcomers to the sport was pure and strong.

This program is a fun, affordable, and easy way for any beginner to learn a sport for life.

Available Monday – Thursday ONLY during non-holiday periods*
3 lessons for first-timers ages 13 and up. ALL 3 LESSONS HAVE TO BE COMPLETED IN ONE WINTER SEASON.
Includes Rossignol rental equipment and Lower Mountain Lift Ticket.
Lessons run for approximately 2 hours starting at 10:00AM.
After your lesson, keep practicing for the rest of the day on the lower mountain.
Purchase a Mission Affordable season pass for the remainder of the season for only $79 – following the completion of your third lesson.**
Additional lessons for the current and following season are 50% off for Bebe Wood Program graduates.
Program is limited to one completed program (skiing or Riding) per participant.***
Participants can take only one lesson per day. ALL 3 LESSONS HAVE TO BE COMPLETED THIS SEASON
For the safety of our guests, class sizes are limited to 15 participants.
For additional questions on the Bebe Wood Learn-to-Ski or Ride Program please call 603-768-3148 or email [email protected]

If you need to cancel your reservation please contact us. Rebooking your lesson is strictly online and is subject to space available. Please cancel or change your reservation at least 72 hours in advance as we usually have a waiting list for the available program spots.

*(Excludes holiday black-out dates of Dec. 26-31, 2023, Jan. 13 – 14, 2024, Feb. 17 – 19, 2024)
** Bebe Wood graduate Mission Affordable season pass is valid for remainder of current season.
*** Program is limited to one completed 3-lesson program (can be either skiing OR snowboarding) per person.

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Private Lessons

If you’re looking for a more personalized attention to help build your skills, a private lesson is probably the best option for you! Private lessons are available to skiers and riders of all ability levels. Whether it is your first time on the slopes, or you have been skiing or riding for years, working one-on-one with a professional instructor is the best way to tailor the lesson experience to your needs. Advanced reservations are preferred for scheduling. Private lessons can be arranged without reservations depending on instructor availability. Participants are required to have a valid lift ticket. Ragged will send a confirmation email to each Private Lesson participant with arrival and meeting location instructions prior to their arrival day.

Group Lessons

If you’re looking for a group experience, a group lesson is a great choice. We have groups ranging from beginner to advanced levels available. Our 1 hour and 45 minute, group lessons run daily at 10:00 AM and 1:00 PM. Please be sure to arrive 45 minutes before your scheduled start time. We want to maximize your time on the slopes and begin organizing groups a few minutes before lesson time to ensure a prompt start! Group Lessons will be limited to a maximum class size of 5 participants. Ragged will send a confirmation email with arrival and meeting location instructions to each Group Lesson participant prior to their arrival day.

Cancellation Policy:

We take all payment in full at the time of the booking. Outside of 72 hours of the reservation, you may receive a refund minus a $25 fee per day, per lesson. Inside of 72 hours of the reservation NO REFUND.Ability Levels
To determine your ability level, take a look at the list below.

Green: You will learn the basic fundamentals including how to stop and control your speed by turning. Green level lessons are introduced on our surface lifts as well as the Barnyard Triple chairlift.
Blue: Refine your skills on some of our steeper, more challenging terrain. This level is perfect for intermediate skiers who are looking to bring their ability to the next level. At the blue level, you will learn different turn shapes, get an introduction to carving, managing bumps and variable terrain.
Black: Explore and discover what Ragged Mountain Resort has to offer, the mountain is your playground. The black level lesson is a great way to perfect your skills.

Mountain Cruisers Seasonal Ski Program

Mountain Cruisers is the Ragged Mountain Learning Center’s 10 week seasonal program for skiers looking for a non-competition, skills based program. This program averages a 6:1 student to coach ratio for the ultimate in personal development. Participants with similar interests and abilities are grouped accordingly and will ski with the same select group of coaches for 10 weeks. This is not a competition-based program, if athletes are looking for competition coaching and support, they will be directed to the Alpine Program. Our program does more than just develop each participant’s all mountain skills, it also fosters camaraderie and promotes respect for other skier and riders, both in and out of the program.

Eligibility: Ages 7-12 and must be a minimum of a green skier and ride the chairlift

When: 10 Saturdays from 9:00am-12:00pm starting on January 7.

Enrollment Fee $449.00 *After Dec. 16, 2022: $479

Group Size Minimum of 4 students per group, with a maximum of 10 students per group in the advanced classes.

Ability Requirements Must be able to ride chairlifts and navigate intermediate terrain without a wedge prior to enrolling in the program.

Purchase & Registration:
To purchase this program: BUY NOW

To register for the program, please fill out the forms below and email them to our Learning Center: [email protected]

Mountain Cruisers Seasonal Program Registration
Minor Liability Agreement

Adventure Camp Seasonal Ski Program

Adventure Camp is the ideal place for your child to learn to ski or snowboard. Each child is placed with a skilled instructor and together they work on the fundamentals of skiing or snowboarding. The program is designed for skiers and riders of beginner and intermediate skill level. For your convenience, we are offering half day lessons and full day lessons.

Ages 6 – 12.
For intermediate and beginner skiers and riders.
Half-day lessons run approximately 2 hours. Full-day lessons run approximately 2 hours in the morning followed by a lunch break, where every child must be picked up by a parent/guardian and returned for the 2 hour afternoon lesson.

Our Adventure Camp program is designed for beginner to intermediate level skiers. Our qualified instructors will show your little ones the in’s and out’s of the sport through the use of age appropriate, on-snow lessons and games.

Our full-day program is on-snow from 10:00 AM until 12:00 PM, parents are responsible for picking their kids up and dropping back off at 1:00 PM. The group will be back out on snow until the lessons finish up at 3:00 PM.

For our half-day programs, you can choose from the morning session, which goes out at 10:00 AM and gets back at 12:00 PM, or the afternoon session, which goes out at 1:00 PM and gets back at 3:00 PM.

Regardless of which session you decide on, be certain to arrive to the mountain at least one hour prior to your lesson.

Single Day Pricing
Lesson Only
Full – Day
Half – Day $85.00

Lift Ticket and Lesson
Full – Day
Half – Day $149.00
Lift Ticket, Lesson, and Rental
Full – Day $243.00
Half – Day $187.00

Registration for this program fills up quickly. To ensure your child is able to participate in Adventure Camp, email us today at [email protected] and reserve their spot!

Have questions? Please feel free to call our Learning Center desk at (603) 768-3148.

Cancellation Policy:

We take all payment in full at the time of the booking. Outside of 72 hours of the reservation, you may receive a refund minus a $25 fee per day, per lesson. Inside of 72 hours of the reservation NO REFUND.

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