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Ski & Snowboard School at Beaver Creek

Beaver Creek Resort, Vail, CO
+1 970-476-9090
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My daughter almost got killed

My 7 year old daughter was in a group lesson Dec 2016 practicing skidding and stopping up on the... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
Andreea P
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Memphis, Tennessee
The half day lessons are a waste of time and money, plus I had a sub par instructor

We probably just had a sub par instructor, but even though this was a first time adult snowboarder... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2017
Supersonic77
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Center for cross-country ski rentals, trails and for snowshoeing equipment.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible11%
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Beaver Creek Resort, Vail, CO
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

My 7 year old daughter was in a group lesson Dec 2016 practicing skidding and stopping up on the mountain. She got trampled by another instructor leading a long line of "singing teenagers". His ski got under her jacket, scraped her back, and caused a...More

1  Thank Andreea P
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We probably just had a sub par instructor, but even though this was a first time adult snowboarder class, I was clubbed with more experienced snowboarders, which was not fair for anyone, plus we had to go down a steeper hill than is reasonable for...More

Thank Supersonic77
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Impressive group of instructors who do care for your kids and got my little guy riding blacks and trees. They are patient and knowledgeable. My lil guy always was happy to leave us and run off with his teachers.

Thank mrfo1976
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Michael Callejo did such a wonderful job. Highly recommend requesting him to teach your children ages 7 to 14. He is know as the gentle giant and works well with kids.

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 15 December 2016

I have never skied in my life and was extremely nervous. My instructor Randy was excellent, he gave each of us in the class individual attention and made sure we were all comfortable before moving us to the next level. Also the ladies working in...More

2  Thank Lori B
Reviewed 19 July 2016

I have put many children and now adults into this ski school. Sure they complain .... my legs hurt. My feet are sore. Well that's skiing. But they never ever complain about the Instructors or their treatment. If you are thinking about ski school, come...More

Thank Pearsonpc
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Our family of 4 Floridians (ranging from 14 to 40) took the full day beginner adult group ski lessons and the half-day first-timer snowboard lessons during the Winter Storm Selene. It was a bit challenging with so much snow (although it made for softer falls),...More

2  Thank SouthFloridaPam
Reviewed 13 March 2016

After just three days of snowboard school, my son was tackling the blue slopes with no problems at all. Howie is a wonderful instructor!

Thank DJ A
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Private lessons have gone sky-high but the max 3 is a good deal - 3 people total and if only you show up, you will have your own instructor. If you can pay for a private, ask for Barb Krichbaum - she has been around...More

1  Thank Ellen F
Reviewed 26 February 2016

I cannot recommend the ski school at Beaver Creek highly enough. This was our 3rd annual trip with friends and we have had the best time again. Our Daughters (aged 10 and 12) were in ski school for 3 days and, although they had 3...More

Thank KarenMBC2016
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Response from YumEFood | Reviewed this property |
We rode the shuttle over to the main square where we walked a little to the school. The area where the kids were skiing was just outside the school on a small slope just for them. They loved it and the instructors were great.
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