Learn Skiing & Snowboarding at Mountain High
This class has been tested on over 2,500 skiers over the two years. We have taken the exact techniques from several Mountain High’s pro skiers on what works best in their training and put it in this one course.
Mountain High: A Winter Paradise in Wrightwood, CA
Nestled in the San Gabriel Mountains, Mountain High stands out as Southern California’s winter playground. Compared to other resorts, it offers a unique blend of diverse terrain and accessibility, making it a top choice for both seasoned riders and beginners alike.
Proximity: Conveniently located near Los Angeles, providing easy access for day trips.
Varied Terrain: Boasts a mix of beginner-friendly slopes and challenging terrains for advanced riders.
Snowmaking: Utilizes state-of-the-art snowmaking technology, ensuring optimal conditions.
Family Atmosphere: Embraces a family-friendly vibe, making it ideal for all age groups.
Crowds: Popular among locals, certain areas can get crowded on weekends.
Limited Nightlife: Evening entertainment is more relaxed compared to larger resorts.
Best Spots for Different Skill Levels
For Beginners/First-Time Skiers: Stick to the Discovery Area for gentle slopes and easy progression.
For Intermediates: Explore the East Resort for a mix of blue and black runs.
For Experts: Conquer the West Resort’s challenging black diamond slopes.
Suggested Slopes for Different Occasions
Full Day Ride: Traverse from the East Resort to the West Resort for a day of diverse experiences.
Shorter Rides: Enjoy quick runs on the Discovery Area for a satisfying experience.
Specific Areas for Different Ages:
Kids: The Children’s Sports Center provides a safe and fun environment for young skiers.
Teens: Adventure Park and the terrain parks on the West Resort offer exciting challenges.
Seniors: Stick to the East Resort’s scenic trails for a more relaxed experience.
Regional Guidance - All Your Qs Covered:
Stay: Opt for cozy accommodations at The Wrightwood Inn for a relaxing stay.
Park: Make use of the ample parking at East Resort for hassle-free access.
Lift Passes: Purchase lift passes online for quicker entry.
Rent Gear: Head to the North Resort Rental Shop for quality equipment.
Eat: Savor local cuisine at the Grizzly Café, known for hearty mountain fare.
Drink: Try the “Snowflake Margarita” at the Bullwheel Bar for a local favorite.
Relax After Ski: Unwind at the Mountain High North Lodge’s fireplace lounge.
Party: Join fellow enthusiasts at the Foggy Goggle for après-ski fun.
See: Don’t miss the stunning sunset views from the mountaintop.
Go with Kids or Teens: Adventure Park offers tubing and snow play for all ages.
Best Location for Photos: Capture panoramic shots from the Sky High Disc Golf Course.
Must Visit for Seniors: Explore the charming town of Wrightwood and visit the Mountain History Museum.
Shopping: Discover unique finds at the Village Grind or indulge in local art at the Village Artisans.
Souvenirs: Bring home a Mountain High hoodie or local artisan crafts from the village shops.
Engage with locals by using phrases like “pow day” for fresh powder days and “bluebird day” for sunny skies. Embrace the laid-back SoCal vibe, and don’t forget to greet everyone with a friendly “stoked to be here!”
Lessons for All Ages and Levels.
Skiing is one of the most amazing sports in the world!
Do you want to effortlessly fly down slopes through powder? Ski Lessons of Mountain High teaches the Ski Lessons Learning System. We are recommended by the U.S. -Russian Consulate General.
YES! You can be absolutely UNSTOPPABLE on skis. By learning this system, you are going to take out the frustration, the slow-trick learning, the falling, and the mediocrity.
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
Mountain High Address
24510 State Hwy 2, Wrightwood, CA
We meet outside of the base lodge for your first lesson. When ready, we take you down your first beginner trail.
Other Nearby Ski Resorts for Beginners
Mountain High Investment: (Full equipment rental available)
Private Lessons (Offered at Mountain High ) – From $87.50/Student/Lesson
Group Lessons From $69/Student/ Lesson