Top 10 Reasons to Take a Ski Lesson this Winter

By Derek Lennon | December 1, 2016

Lone Mountain | Credit: Lonnie Ball
Lone Mountain | Credit: Lonnie Ball

 

Ski season is here! Whether you ski 100+ days per season or only 1 week per year, you can benefit from a ski lesson this winter. Even though we wish we could ski year round, skiing is a seasonal sport. After a long hiatus from sliding on snow, a ski lesson is just the thing you need when you get back on the slopes.

There's no one who's going to force you to take a ski lesson this winter, but it really is a good idea that can take your skiing to a whole new level. Booking a lesson with a professional ski or snowboard instructor is a fantastic way to stay fresh and focused on the sport that you love.

Beginners, intermediates, and expert skiers can all learn something new in a ski lesson. Whether you focus on form and technique, conditions, terrain, or equipment you will always learn something new. Ski instructors possess a wealth of knowledge that you can tap into and any good instructor can relay the information to you in simple, easy to understand, digestible nuggets of information. That's their job.

There are thousands of reasons to take a ski lesson this winter, but here are ten reasons why you should book your next ski lesson as soon as possible:

1. To Get Better Faster
2. To Learn How To Access More Terrain
3. To Stay Up To Date On Modern Ski Technology
4. To Dust Off The Cobwebs
5. To Develop Good Habits
6. To Increase Endurance
7. To Ski With Someone Who Will Push You
8. To Reduce Risk Of Injury
9. To Increase Enjoyment Of The Sport
10. To Have Fun

Do you need any other reasons to take a ski lesson this winter? Don't make any more excuses. Take a lesson and see where it takes you. You'll be amazed at how just a few simple tips, tricks, and pointers can totally change the way that you ski.

When you're in Big Sky, you can book group lessons, private lessons, or special programs like women's clinics, steep camps, or local programs. There are lessons for both kids and adults in skiing, snowboarding, and telemark skiing. Call the Big Sky Ski School for more information on how to book a ski lesson this winter.


Learning to Ski | Credit: Moonlight Basin


A single lesson can have major impact on your skiing and riding. Book a ski lesson this winter with one of the professional ski instructors in Big Sky, Montana. You'll learn a lot in a safe and fun environment that is designed to help you improve while on the slopes.

Take a lesson and see what you think. It really can be a total game changer.