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Gondola Summit

Ski Level Assessment

The first step toward your ultimate mountain experience: Assess your skills and experience.

Finding the perfect fit for your goals is easy. Figure out which level below best describes you, then head to the Ski Class Lesson Page to learn more about specific classes, and click the Buy Now button to sign up!



Beginner: This is your first time skiing or you have skied before but you are not ready to load a lift and ski a green run.

Goals: Confidently making turns and controlling speed on green runs.  Consistently stopping and slowing down.  Riding the chairlift



Novice: You can load a lift and ski a green run.  You can make linked turns and controlled stops on green runs.

Goals: Develop skill to master the green runs and prepare to ski easy blues.



Intermediate: You are very confident on green runs and may have some experience on blues

Goals: Develop skills to ski blue runs with confidence and explore more difficult terrain.



Advanced: You can ski all blue runs with confidence and have some success on double blue terrain.  You may have started to explore some ungroomed terrain.

Goals: Develop skills needed to ski all groomed terrain and easy off-piste areas.



Expert: You can ski all groomed terrain and are experienced in off-piste skiing

Goals: Developing and perfecting skills and tactics to conquer the mountain.



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