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Goldcorp Express ~ High-Speed Quad
Kussy Express ~ High-Speed Quad
Snow Carpet ~ Surface Lift
Stewart Lift ~ Triple Chair Lift
Surprise Express ~ High-Speed Quad
Total Trails Open: 14
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Season Snow Accumulation:
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Ski School

Welcome To The Terry Peak Snow Sports Learning Center!

Come enjoy a group or private lesson at beautiful Terry Peak Ski Area.  The Snow Sports School has a highly trained staff that is dedicated to creating a fun and memorable learning experience for you and your children.  We hire pros with a passion for skiing and snowboarding and their enthusiasm is contagious!
Let us help you learn.   
All inclusive (rentals-tickets-lesson) packages are available at the Ski School only.  For your convenience you can purchase all lesson packages plus a la carte tickets & rentals for your entire group at the Ski School. For more information complete our contact us form or call 605.584.2165 or 605.342.7609
Kids’ Skiing & Snowboarding Lessons - Daily & Weekly
1/2 Day and Full Day Sessions. Limited availability. 
Sno Tiger Group Lessons are available daily; Friday, Saturday & Sunday both morning and afternoon sessions are readily available, Monday though Thursday, afternoon sessions are readily available, morning sessions may be available, please inquire at the Ski School desk.  
This is a consecutive three-week program designed to develop skills for kids in progression. Our Teaching Professionals will show your kids how to ski and snowboard in a fun and safe environment. Each session consists of three Sunday afternoon lessons. 
Learn to Ski / Learn to Snowboard Group Lessons (ages 13 & up, first-timers only) 
This package is available seven days a week, based on instructor availability.  Lessons at 10 am & 1pm daily.  
This package is available seven days a week, based on instructor availability.  Lessons at 10 am & 1pm daily.  
Six-week program developed and taught by women for women. A special social lunch is included.  
Private lessons are offered by the hour, and will provide a one-on-one learning experience.  
Semi-private lessons are also available at 9:00 am, 12:00 pm, & 3:00 pm daily.   
Lesson Only ~ Group Lessons are available, one ~ two hour group session for $30, ages 6 +, daily 10:00 to 12:00 and 1:00 to 3:00. 
Other Lesson Information:
Lesson reservations are available for Kids Klub 1, 2 & 3, Ladies Day, Private and Semi-Private ONLY.  And Sno Puppies with the exception of holidays; ( Dec. 19, 2014 - Jan. 2, Jan. 16-19, Feb. 13-16, 2015)
  • All lessons and registration begins at the Snowsports School building.
  • Ski lessons are available for ages 4+ and Snowboard Lessons are available for ages 7+
  • Ski lessons for ages 2 and 3 must be a private (one-on-one) lesson and the child must be potty trained
  • Snowboard lessons for ages 6 and under must be private (one-on-one) lesson
  • Please arrive one hour ahead of your scheduled lesson time or your placement will not be guarenteeded
  • Private lessons and a la carte group lesson prices do not include equipment rental or lift tickets
  • For Sno Tigers – only half-day afternoon lessons are available Monday-Thursday, as instructors are booked with school groups in the mornings
  • All sessions are available during Christmas Break
  • Teach yourself and your children how to load and unload the lifts safely prior to your visit. Go to