Beginner Lessons

Learn to ski or learn to snowboard! Camp Fortune offers beginner ski lessons and snowboard lessons just 15 minutes from downtown Ottawa in Chelsea, Québec.

2022-2023
Any applicable sanitary measures decreed by Public Health must be respected at all times. All season passholders AND lesson participants agree to comply with the measures in place during the 2022-2023 ski season. For more information please visit www.quebec.ca

Beginner 101 Session: Ski or Snowboard

AGES 7 and UP. 2 Hour Initiation Program

This 2 hour session teaches the first time skier or snowboarder basic skills including safe handling of equipment, stop techniques, speed control, balance and basic turns. Limit of one session per person. Group session. For ages 7 and up.

Package includes lift ticket, rentals and 2 hours of instruction. The lesson begins on the magic carpet learning area. 

We supply the skis or snowboard and boots and the helmet.
You come dressed in your warm winter gear.
Click here for tips: How to dress for skiing or snowboarding. 

 

Class Times:

 
Learn to ski lessons are offered from: 

10:00 am to 12:00 pm OR 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. 
(You will select one of these options when you register). 

Learn to snowboard lessons are offered from: 
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Please arrive at 1 hr in advance to check in and get rentals.

Dates 2022-2023

December 17 
January 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29.
February 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26

Cost

$120, plus tax. 

Registration

Please reserve in advance online.
*Registration will be available in December. 

Private SKI Lessons

Available for ages 4+ and all ski levels.

Private ski lessons are a great way to learn as our instructors can adapt the lesson to your ski level and focus on your specific needs. Lessons are priced per person and are available for 1, 2 or 3 people. All participants must be the same skill level and the same age range. 

Please book online in advance. Scheduled lessons go ahead regardless of weather conditions, ie, snow, rain, cold. Please be sure to arrive well prepared for any weather conditions that day.

All private lessons are non-transferable and non-refundable. Reservation is only for the named participant.

A valid lift ticket is required as a separate purchase. Ski rentals are also available, please purchase and pick up at our rental centre. 

Please select your preferred day and time. Coming soon. 

**NEW FOR 2022-2023 PRIVATE LESSONS, LIFT TICKETS AND RENTALS WILL BE BOOKED ONLINE!

 

Private SNOWBOARD Lessons

Available for all skill levels and ages 4+.

A private  snowboard lesson offers you the benefits of personalized instructions, allowing you to progress as we focus on your needs. Lessons are priced per person and are available for 1, 2 or 3 people. All participants must be the same skill level and same age range. Book in person or online (coming soon).

Scheduled lessons go ahead regardless of weather conditions, ie, snow, rain, cold. Please be sure to arrive well prepared for any weather conditions that day.

All private lessons are non-transferable and non-refundable. Reservation is only for the named participant.

A valid lift ticket is required as a separate purchase. Ski rentals are also available, please purchase and pick up at our rental centre.

Please select your preferred day and time (coming soon). 

*NEW FOR 2022-2022 PRIVATE LESSONS, LIFT TICKETS AND RENTALS WILL BE BOOKED ONLINE

single

1 Hour private lesson for 1 person, ages 4+.

$75 per person.

*A lift ticket is also required.
** NEW FOR 2022-2023 LESSONS WILL BE BOOKED ONLINE!  

DOUBLE

1 Hour private lesson for 2 people, ages 7+.

$65 per person. 

*A lift ticket is also required. We recommend participants be similar in age and ability. 
** NEW FOR 2022-2023 LESSONS WILL BE BOOKED ONLINE! 

TRIPLE

1 Hour private lesson for 3 people, ages 10+.

$55 per person. 

*A lift ticket is also required. We recommend participants be similar in age and ability. 
** NEW FOR 2022-2023 LESSONS WILL BE BOOKED ONLINE!