Beginners Guide

Mount Snow is a great place for beginners. Before you hop on a lift to the summit, check out some of our more beginner-friendly terrain.

Key Locations and Phone Numbers

  • Ski & Snowboard School (Discovery Center): 800.889.4411
  • Ski Patrol- to report an injury (Emergencies Only): 802.464.4005
  • Guest Services/Lost & Found (Clocktower Building): 802.464.1100 x4373
  • Equipment Rentals(Clocktower Building): 802.464.4049
  • Mount Snow Sports (Main Base Lodge): 802.464.4041
  • Snow Conditions: 802.464.2151
  • The MOOver (Shuttle Bus): 802.464.8487

Go With The Flow Tips

  • Pay attention to signage and lift attendants when loading/unloading lifts.
  • Merging on the hill is just like merging in traffic.
  • Be aware of your surroundings!
  • If you need to traverse across a trail, look uphill and proceed with caution when clear.
  • Take a break in a visible spot on the side of the trail to allow skiers to pass you safely.
  • When in doubt, ask for help! Look for our Mountain Ambassadors.
  • Our Ski & Snowboard School is a great way to learn. Take a lesson!

Responsibility Code

1. Stay in control.

2. People ahead have the right of way.

3. Stop in a safe place for you and others.

4. When starting downhill or merging, look uphill and yield.

5. Use devices to help prevent runaway equipment.

6. Observe signs and warnings, and keep off closed trails.

7. Know how to use the lifts safely. 

Insider Tips

  • We have complimentary Bag Check located in the Main Base Lodge and Sundance Base Lodge!
  • For your safety, lower the chairlift restraining bar.
  • Avoid the busiest times in the lodge and on the slopes by eating early and skiing high-noon.
  • Hop on The MOOver, a free shuttle bus system with extensive routes. Maps available in Main Base Lodge.
  • If you’re just learning, check out our Lower Mountain Lift Ticket!

Rentals

Stop by one of our rental shops or have rentals delivered by calling 800.979.7788.

  • Clocktower Building (Open Daily): 802.464.4049
  • Sundance Building (Open Weekends): 802.464.4680
  • The Cupola, Rt. 100 (Open daily. Save $10!): 802.464.4056
  • Skis on Demand Rental Delivery: 800.979.7788
We have complimentary Bag Check located in the
Main Base Lodge and Sundance Base Lodget!
For your safety, lower the chairlift restraining bar.
Avoid the busiest times in the lodge and on the
slopes by eating early and skiing high-noon.
Take a break and warm up with a hot chocolate.
Hop on The MOOver, a free shuttle bus system with
extensive routes. Maps available in Main Base Lodge.
If you’re just learning, check out our Lower Mountain
Lift Ticket!

Ski and Snowboard School

Stop by the Discovery Center, visit the Lesson Booking page, or give us a call to book your lesson today at 800.889.4411.