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.

COVID-19 measures are in place this season. Be informed BEFORE you come to the hill as we have limited services this season. Learn more >

Beginner 101 Session: Ski or Snowboard

AGES 7 and UP. 2 Hour Progam - Dates TBD.

This 2 hour session teaches the newcomer basic skiing or snowboarding 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 pass, rentals and 2 hours of instruction.

Class Time

Lesson from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
OR
Lesson from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.

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

Dates (to be determined for 2021-2022)

December 14
January 5, 18, 26
February 1, 9, 15, 23, 29
March 8

Cost

$120

Registration

Please reserve in advance online. Registration will open in January. 

Private SNOWBOARD Lessons

Available for all ages and all skill levels.

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. Book in person or online. 

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

Private SKI Lessons

Available for all ages 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. Book in person or online. 

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

$75

1 hour lesson for 1 person

*Price is per person, a lift ticket is also required.  Bookings open in January.

$65

1 hour lesson for 2 people

*Price is per person, a lift ticket is also required. Bookings open in January.

$55

1 hour lesson for 3 people

*Price is per person, a lift ticket is also required. Bookings open in January.

Season passholders: come validate your vaccine passport to activate your pass. Our office is open from 9 am to 6 pm 7 days a week.