Welch Village is the only licensed PMTS Direct Parallel®ski school in the country. PMTS Direct Parallel® is unique -it's a complete modern teaching system that does not use the wedge or "snow plow." All movements taught in our system utilize modern ski design and create and maintain balance. The system teaches expert skiing movements to all ability levels using Student Centered Ski Instruction™ which uses a student's needs and motivations to design a learning environment. All of our ski instruction programs use PMTS Direct Parallel®.
Spring 2017 Lesson Announcement:
As of March 12th, 2017 we are no longer offering lessons. See you next season!
First Run Package
An introductory lesson teaching how to navigate the beginner area and chairlift. The First Run lesson is also designed for guests who have taken a long break from skiing and/or have not used modern shaped skis.
Full Package Includes: 2-hour group lesson, full-day lift ticket, rental equipment
3-Week Beginner Sessions
The best program to begin your skiing career is this 3 week progressive series of lessons. Participants are placed into small groups and coached by the same instructor for three consecutive weekend days. Lessons are two hours each week.
Get one-on-one attention from an experienced coach. Space is very limited on weekends. Private lessons are available more often on weekdays. Please call 651-258-4567 ext. 133 to make your reservation. Please note online registration is not available for private lessons.
Private Lesson Package Includes: Full day lift ticket & standard rental package; High Performance equipment upgrade $10 (based on availability)
Questions? Please call us at 651-258-4567 ext. 133 or email us.
Grand Opening Weekend Welch Village MTB Park
Saturday, July 29th & Sunday, July 30th - Free Skills Clinics from Valley Bike & Ski - Bike rental specials - Free bike demo - Door Prizes - Free tuning adjustments from Red Wing Bicycle Shop & Outfitter - Food and Drink Specials in the Black Diamond Bar - Possible unveiling of our latest DH trail, "Aquaman" - Weather dependent