Loveland Ski Area has instituted a wickedly good idea to get newcomers through experts attracted to and hooked on skiing. The Adult Newcomer Class Pass for adult first-time skiers and riders, gives you three lessons, rentals, and a free 2008-09 Season Pass when you finish all three for just $249 total.
Lesson #1: $73. 2.5 hour "Newcomer" lesson, Beginner lift ticket and rental package.
Lesson #2: $88. 2.5 hour "Master The Mountain" lesson, All Mtn./All day lift ticket and rental package.
Lesson #3: $88. 2.5 hour "Master The Mountain" lesson, All Mtn./All day lift ticket and rental package.
Pay as you go and upon the completion of the third lesson, receive your free '08/09 Season Pass. You must complete all three lessons before obtaining your pass.
Better than a beginner? The Adult Intermediate 3 Class Pass is available to adult skiers/riders Levels 2 thru 6.
Complete three lessons and you are eligible to purchase a 08/09 Season Pass for only $100. Each lesson is $88 and includes a 2.5 hour Master The Mountain lesson, All Mtn/All day lift ticket and rental pkg. Upon completion of the 3rd lesson, purchase a 08/09 Season Pass for $100. You can also pre-purchase the three-lesson package for $364, spread the lessons out however you like and take advantage of the season pass right away.
Loveland has a 3 Class Pass for for the advanced to expert rider, too. Designed for skiers level 7 thru 9, you'll fine tune your skills and explore Loveland's most challenging terrain with a professional, experienced instructor. The $81 class includes 2.5 hours of instruction and all day/all mountain lift ticket. Offered select Sundays throughout the season, the clinic starts Dec. 21 with bumps then continues on with piste/crud, powder, steeps, and all mountain.
Advanced reservations are required and you'll need to register at Loveland Basin Ski School kiosk, located in the upstairs restaurant area, next to the deli. Check in between 8:30-9:30 a.m.. Class starts at 10 a.m. Call (303) 571-5580 x170 for reservations. When you've done any three clinics, get your Season Pass for only $393.
Finally- The Child's 3-Class Pass is available for children ages 4-14 skiing and 6-14 riding; Levels 1 thru 9. When they complete three lessons, they'll get a free pass. Each lesson is $90 and includes a full day of instruction, All Mountain/All day lift ticket and equipment rentals.
The following restrictions apply to 3 Class Pass purchases: You must purchase the FULL package, whether you choose to use the equipment or not. Discounts, coupons, or other special promotions may not be applied towards purchase. 3 Class Pass is non-transferable and non-refundable. One lesson per day, per card. Lessons must be completed by March 31, 2009