The School Where Lessons Are More than Just Learning!

Ragged Mountain Resort offers the new Bebe Wood Free Learn to Ski & Ride Programs, a season long program providing the best opportunity for one to learn the sport of sliding on snow, with no risk to the wallet. Designed for ages 7 and up, the Bebe Wood Program is the best way for people who’ve never tried skiing or snowboarding before.

We offer group lessons, private lessons, day and half day programs for kids at our Adventure Camp. Our instructors are professionally trained to teach skiers and snowboarders of all ages and ability levels based on the American Teaching System. For more information or to book a lesson, please call 603.768.3600 ext. 203.

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Bebe Wood Free Learn to Ski & Ride Program

3 Lessons, Lift Tickets, and Brand New Rossignol Rental Equipment:

We are no longer booking 1st lessons for the month of March. You will want to take all 3 lessons before the end of the season. The Bebe Wood Program will be offered again next year and spots will be made available early next fall, please check back to schedule your 3 free lessons at that time. 


If you thought that learning to ski or snowboard was something you could never accomplish or afford, Ragged Mountain Resort has some great news for you! Our new Bebe Wood Free Learn to Ski & Ride Program makes it fun and easy for anyone over the age of 7 to learn without any risk to your wallet.

  • For first-time skiers and riders (age 7 and older)
  • Program includes 3 lessons, lower mountain lift tickets, and brand new Rossignol Rental Equipment.
  • Lessons are roughly 2 hours each and are offered 7 days a week between 9 am and 1 pm.
  • It is a terrain based, progressive learning style program. Meaning that you’ll start off learning just the basics of skiing and snowboarding and when you are ready, you’ll progress at your speed, not the speed of the group.
  • After each lesson, you can continue skiing or riding for the day for only $20, includes lower mountain lift ticket and rental.
  • Upon completion of day 3, you can purchase a season pass for only $69 for the rest of the season. Plus graduates will earn a gift card good towards a brand new ski or snowboard package – including a pair of skis, boots, bindings, and poles, or a snowboard, boots, and bindings – at a fraction of the retail cost. Adult package price at $299 and junior package price at $199 (normally valued at $700 to $1000), compliments of Ragged Mountain Resort and Rossignol.
  • Plus additional lessons for the remainder of this year and all of next year are only $29 for Bebe Wood’s Program graduates.

Lesson Times

  • Lesson Times: 9 am to 1 pm
  • Lesson will take about 2 hours
  • We understand that traffic or road conditions may keep you from arriving right at 9am. We also understand that it may be cold and you will want to go in to warm up with some hot coffee or hot chocolate. That’s why we’re happy to give you a 4 hour time frame to take your 2 hour lesson.
  • Please plan of taking about 30 minutes before your lesson to get checked in to the program and situated at the resort.
  • Have more questions? Call the Learning Center Directly at 603-768-3600, ext. 206.

Bring a Friend

Already know how to ski or ride? Bring a friend to our Bebe Wood Free Learn to Ski & Ride Program and for each friend who completes the 3 lesson program, you’ll earn $25 off your 2017/18 season pass.


Group Lessons

Do you want to improve your skills? Come and join us for a group lesson. We have groups ranging from beginner to advanced levels available. Our 1 hour and 45 minute Group Lessons start daily at 10 am & 1 pm. Please 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!

2016/2017 Rates

ADULTS 19+ & TEENS 13-18 Prices
Group Lesson (1 3/4 hrs) $49
Adult Lift Ticket $79
Adult w/ Rental & Lift $128
Teen w/ Lift Ticket $55
Teen w/ Rental & Lift $99

Ability Levels

Green - You will learn the basic fundamentals including how to stop and control your speed by turning and drawing shapes in the snow. Green level lessons are introduced to our surface lifts as well as to the learning center chairlift.

Blue - Refine your skills on steeper, more challenging terrain. This level is perfect for those who are parallel skiers/riders and want to take their ability to a higher level. At the blue level you will learn different turn shapes, have an introduction to carving, bumps and variable terrain including the Pocket Park.

Black – Explore and discover what Ragged Mountain has to offer. The mountain is your playground. The black level lesson is a great way to perfect your skills whether you want to carve like a racer, learn tricks in the Ragtime Terrain Park, bang the bumps, or shred through the trees.

Private Ski & Snowboard Lessons

Are you looking for more personalized attention to help you build your skills? Private lessons are available to skiers and riders at all ability levels. Whether it is your first time or you have been skiing/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. Lift ticket and rental equipment is not included in the price of the lesson. Participants are required to have a valid lift ticket.

Reservations are strongly recommended for private lessons.

Please give us a call if you have any questions 603-768-3600 ext. 3032.

Private Lesson Rates

Length of Lesson 1 Person Add Person
1 hour $89 $59
2 hours $119 $59
3 hours $179 $59

Kids Programs

Adventure Camp

Adventure camp is the ideal place for your child to learn to ski or snowboard. Each child is placed with a skilled instructor and taught the latest and greatest way to ski or snowboard. The Adventure Camp is offered for either a full or half day program.

The full day program is on the snow from 10-12p with lunch from 12-1pm and then back from the snow from 1-3pm. Additional breaks and snacks are provided if needed. The half day program is from either 10-12pm or 1-3pm. Please arrive at least 1 hour prior your lesson.

Adventure Camp is for children ages 4-12. This Program is designed for beginners and intermediates. On-snow lessons and games are age appropriate as your child will explore our Terrain Based Learning.

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Children's Seasonal Program

Do you want your child to meet new friends and enjoy exploring the mountain as much as you do? Register your child for a winter-long adventure with the Ragged Mountain Learning Center! Our Children Seasonal Programs are for ages 7-14. The Children's Seasonal Program is 10 weeks long and starts on Saturday, January 7th.

The program runs for half days on Saturdays from 9am-12pm. The last week of the program will include a fun race on Barnyard and pizza party! The Seasonal Program is for Intermediate and advanced skiers that are looking to refine their skills on a variety of terrain while having fun and making new friends!

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Burton Learn to Ride Center

Complete THREE Lessons And Ride For FREE!

Have you been daydreaming about snowboarding even though you have never strapped into a board? It’s time for you to start riding here at Ragged Mountain. We partnered with Burton Snowboards to make sure that your first experience snowboarding is fun and successful. Thanks to Burton’s LTR (Learn To Ride) equipment and our terrain based approach to snowboard lessons, no one is too young or old for "Learn To Ride." LTR snowboards and boots are designed to make your transition from never-ever to skilled rider faster and more fun. All of the equipment is designed especially for beginners to be forgiving and help avoid falls. Our snowboard instructors will be your guides as you experience snowboarding.

  • For first-time riders ages 13 and older.
  • Rates include your lower mountain lift ticket, Burton LTR snowboard rental, and a daily 2-hour group lesson. The lift ticket for Days 2 and 3 can be upgraded to an all mountain ticket depending on your progress.
  • Upon completeion of Day 3, get a FREE SEASON PASS for the rest of the season, seasonal rental equipment for $99, and 20% discount off next year's season pass

Burton Learn To Ride Program Rates

Day 1 cost is $69

Option #1 Purchase Days 2 & 3 at the same time as your first lesson for $110. Save $28!
Option #2 Purchase Days 2 and Day 3 on your second visit for $119. You still save $19!
Option #3 Purchase Days 2 and Day 3 separately for $69 each.

Lesson Times

  • Lesson Times: 10 am & 1 pm
  • Please arrive 30 minutes before your lesson. We want to maximize your time on the slopes, and encourage you to arrive at the Rental Shop at least 30 minutes before the lesson starts. You’ll need to get fitted for your rentals, and we start organizing groups a few minutes before lesson time to ensure a prompt start! Have more questions? Call the Learning Center Directly at 603-768-3600, ext. 3032.

Bring a Friend

  • Bring a friend who buys a Learn to Ride 3 lesson package and you get a FREE lift ticket for the day.
  • Buy a full-day/full-priced ADULT ticket ($79 weekends/holidays & $69 midweek) for yourself, and your friend gets his or her first Learn to Ski & Ride lesson FREE.