Plan Your Stay

Reserve online or call 1-800-397-1320 to speak with us directly. Must be 21 to make reservation.

6:34am5:52pm CST
Feels like: 18°F
Wind: 10mph S
Humidity: 67%
Pressure: 30.27"Hg
UV index: 1

Chestnut is not taking any lesson reservations at this time.  We will start taking lesson reservations once we know more information on the covid-19 guidelines!

Ski & Board Lessons

Whether you’re a first timer or you’re already breezing through the blues, our more than 50 professional instructors will you help you get the most out of Chestnut Mountain. While they’re serious about snowsport instruction, there’s also a big emphasis on enjoyment. At the Chestnut Mountain Ski School, you’re sure to improve your skills and have a blast along the way.

Beginner/Refresher Progression Ski Only Lesson. (Must be 7 or older)

Rate: $10 (Must have valid lift ticket)

Ski Lesson Times: (Subject To Change):

9am – 11am (Only Available When Hill Opens at 9am)

12pm – 2pm

3pm – 5pm (Not Available When Hill Closes at 4pm)

  • Lesson times may change depending of hours of operation for that day.  Click Here To See Daily Slope Hours

Private Lessons

Chestnut is currently not taking any advance Private Lesson reservations or guaranteeing any daily Private Lessons will be available.   Please call 815.777.4652 or email for more information.

Private & Semi- Private Lessons Rates

One Hour (1 person) – $50

One Hour (2 person) – $100
One Hour (3 person) – $125
One Hour (4 person) – $150

There is a limit of four people to a semi-private lesson.