Lessons & Rentals


Big Sky Resort

(406) 995-5743; snowsports@bigskyresort.com

Big Sky Resort offers a wide range of private, group, and children ski/snowboard lessons. Group lessons are a great opportunity to improve your skills to have a higher confidence during your ski vacation.

Group lessons provide a great opportunity to improve your skills and feel more confident on the snow. Morning and afternoon sessions are available at both the Mountain Village and Madison Base Area. Participants are grouped in small class sizes according to skill level. Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to lesson for registration or 1 hour prior if equipment rental is needed, allow for more time during peak seasons or for large groups. Lesson rates are per person and non-transferable. 10% discount for 3 or more lessons purchased at one time. Lift tickets required during lessons. Please add 3% tax. Rates and tax are subject to change. 

Adult Group Lessons at Mountain Village $150/full day or $88/half day
Semi-Private Adult Group Lessons at Madison Base Area $200/full day or $120/half day
Youth Group Lessons at Mountain Village or Madison Base Area $170/full day or $88/half day

For a full list of mountain sports, lessons and guided tour rates, click here.

Lone Mountain Ranch

(800) 514-4644; lmr@lonemountainranch.com

Lone Mountain Ranch's PSIA-certified instructors welcome guests of all abilities. Whether you're just beginning and want to learn the basics or are looking for more advanced instruction, their instructors are here to help you meet your individual goals and enhance your enjoyment of the sport.

Group (1.5 hour) $45/ person
Private (1 hour) $70/ 1st person and $35/each additional person added to the same private lesson
First Timer Package $58/ person (includes group lesson, rental and trail fees)

If you don't have your own gear or you don't feel like hauling it with you, our rental shops will fulfill your snow gear needs.

Big Sky Resort Rentals/Demos

Standard Rentals (includes skis/board, boots and poles)
Adult $43/ day or $29/ half day
Kids $29/ day or $21/ half day

Performance Rentals
Adults $69/ day

Demo Rentals
Demo Ski Package $69/ day

Helmet, snowshoe, day locker and wrist guards are also available. Reserve your rentals here.

Lone Mountain Ranch Rentals

Standard Package (includes skis, boots and poles)
Adult $20/ day or $110/ week
Kids $9/ day or $45/ week

Performance Package
Adults $30/day or $150/ week

Fly fishing rentals are also available here.