WINTER SPORTS

ADAPTIVE SKI AND SNOWBOARD INSTRUCTION FOR ALL ABILITIES

The Achieve Tahoe Program Center is located at Alpine Meadows Resort in the North Lake Tahoe area of Northern California.

We are open daily for lessons from mid-December through mid-April (conditions permitting).

ALPINE MEADOWS:

  • Two and a half hour private lesson and lift ticket for time of lesson. Does not include equipment rental.
  • Rates:  $100 Regular; $110 Holidays (Dec 23-Jan 6, Jan 13 & 14, Feb 17-24)
  • Times: 10:00am - 12:30pm  and/or  1:30pm - 4:00pm

SQUAW VALLEY:

  • Two and a half hour private lesson and lift ticket for time of lesson. Does not include equipment rental.
  • Rates:  $100 Regular; $110 Holidays (Dec 23-Jan 6, Jan 13 & 14, Feb 17-24)
  • Times: 9:30am - 12:00pm  and/or  1:30pm - 4:00pm
  • Holiday & Weekend Times (full day only):  9:30am - 3:30pm (1 hour break for lunch)

NORTHSTAR: 

  • Five hour private lesson, includes lift ticket and equipment rental.
  • Rates: $250 Regular; $270 Holidays (Dec 23-Jan 6, Jan 13 & 14, Feb 17-24)
  • Times (full day only): 9:30am - 3:30pm  (1 hour break for lunch)

We are a member school of the Professional Ski Instructors of America (PSIA). Our PSIA-certified instructors and trained volunteers make skiing or snowboarding possible for anyone with physical, sensory or intellectual disabilities.

Driving directions, accessible lodging, etc.
We offer one-on-one instruction for skiers with a range of intellectual or developmental disabilities.
Mono skiing is for independent sit-down skiers.
Bi-skiing is a fun and easy way to explore the mountain for those that need to sit to ski and may need additional help with balance and coordination.
Snowboard instruction is available for those who want to ride a single-plank.
Learn to ski and snowboard in a safe and trusting environment using verbal cues to navigate the mountain.
For skiers who need a little extra stability on the hill.
Three-track skiers use hand-held outriggers to assist skiing on one leg.