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Durango Mountain Resort Ski Lessons

Welcome to Our Ski Training

Learn to ski like a pro on the beautiful mountain slopes!

Get Taught Skiing at Durango Mountain

This has been attended by over 2,500 skiers over the past two years. We have taken the exact techniques from several Durango Mountain Resort’s pro athletes on what works in their training and put it in this course.

Lessons for All Ages and Levels.
YES! You can be absolutely UNSTOPPABLE on skis. By learning this system, you are going to take out frustration, the slow-trick learning, the falling, and the mediocrity.

Skiing is one of the most amazing sports in the world!


Want to effortlessly fly down slopes through powder? Ski Lessons of Durango Mountain Resort teaches the 10-Point Learning System. This is the fastest step-by-step system out there. We are recommended by the U.S. -Russian Consulate General.

Now is a perfect time.
Experience the thrill of an experienced skier.

Fun and Satisfaction are Guaranteed!


  • Weight Distribution
  • Learn How To Balance
  • Downhill, Cruising, or Slalom
  • How To Use The Board For Transportation and Bomb the Steeps
  • Basic Maneuvers (Power slide, Fast Turns, Ski Turns, etc)
  • Intermediate (Moguls, Glade technique, Pole Planting)
  • How to Ride the Half pipe, Get air, Grind, and do Tricks

Durango Mountain Resort: A Snowy Haven for All


Nestled in the heart of the San Juan Mountains, Durango Mountain Resort, also known as Purgatory Resort, has been a beacon for winter sports enthusiasts since its inception in the 1960s. The resort has gracefully blended modern amenities with a rich historical backdrop, making it a favorite for those seeking an authentic Colorado experience.

Durango Mountain Resort encompasses over 1,500 acres of skiable terrain, receiving an average of 260 inches of snow each winter. This, coupled with its 300 days of sunshine, ensures optimal conditions for both skiers and snowboarders.

Terrains for Every Skill Level:

Beginners: Purgatory Lodge and the Engineer lift area offer a welcoming environment for beginners, providing gentle slopes and excellent instruction.

Intermediates: The Cascade Express lift area features a variety of blue runs, allowing intermediate skiers to hone their skills while enjoying breathtaking mountain views.

Pro Skiers: The formidable black diamond runs around the Legends Express lift area challenge advanced skiers, offering steep pitches and powder-filled glades.

Durango Mountain Resort stands out for its diverse terrain, catering to all skill levels. The resort’s unique mix of family-friendly zones and challenging expert terrain sets it apart from other resorts in the region.

Kids & Family-Friendly Zones: Families with children can enjoy the gentle slopes around Purgatory Lodge, and the resort’s Kid’s Night Out program offers supervised activities for children while parents explore the mountain.

Must Know Before and After Skiing:

Stay: Opt for lodging at the Purgatory Lodge for slope-side convenience, or explore options in downtown Durango for a taste of local culture.

Park: The resort provides ample parking, and the free shuttle service ensures easy access to various areas.

Eat: Purgy’s, located in the heart of the base area, offers hearty meals. Downtown Durango boasts diverse dining options, such as the iconic Durango Diner.

Drink: After a day on the slopes, unwind at The Powderhouse, renowned for its après-ski atmosphere.

Relax After Ski (Spa): Nurture your body at the Trimble Spa & Natural Hot Springs for a soothing post-skiing experience.

Party (Clubs): While Durango isn’t known for bustling nightlife, local favorites like the Animas City Theatre provide an entertaining night out.

See: Explore the historic downtown area and take a ride on the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad for a scenic adventure.

Go with Kids: The Kid’s Night Out program at the resort and the Durango Discovery Museum offer family-friendly activities.

Souvenirs: Stop by Brown’s Sport Shoe for locally crafted winter gear and souvenirs.

Durango Mountain Resort Address

1 Skier Place, Durango, CO

We meet outside of the base lodge for your first lesson. When ready, we take you down your first beginner trail.


Durango Mountain Resort Investment: (Full equipment rental available)

 Private Lessons (Offered at Durango Mountain Resort ) – From $87.50/Student/Lesson
 Group Lessons From $69/Student/ Lesson

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Contact Us

We strive to bring our services to as many ski and snowboard resorts as possible, but please note that we may not be available at every location. Feel free to reach out to us to discover our current offerings and find out if we’re available at your favorite resort!