Free Ride Program

NEW for the 2016/2017 SEASON!!!!!
                                        FREE RIDE PROGRAM

Age 8-18
A program for skiers and snowboarders emphasizing skiing the whole mountain. This program will be a four week program, with three sessions, skiing and snowboarding as a group for 2.5 hours a day on Sundays. Available to athletes 8 years old and older who have skied in the Buddy Werner program and want to progress their skills in a fun, noncompetitive atmosphere with a guide to help challenge their abilities. Sunday afternoons from 1:00-3:30 in three 4-week sessions:

January: 8, 15, 22, 29 Book on January 8th
February: 5, 12, 19, 26 Book on February 5th
March: 5, 12, 19, 26 Book on March 5th

TEAM: (307) 472-7669

Register for all programs online

Sign up now for this year's snow school programs or use our online booking calendar to find and reserve a lesson time and get ready to hit the slopes! 
> Click here to secure your spot now!

Hogadon Miners Preschool Ages 5 and Under

Small classes with a professional, enthusiastic staff get kids excited about snow sports in three 4-week sessions on Saturday afternoons. Preschoolers receive age-appropriate and ability-appropriate instruction and care. Choose one or more session(s) for your Miner: 

Saturday afternoons in three 4-week sessions: 
January 7, 14, 21, 28
February 4, 11, 18, 25
March 4, 11, 18, 25

  • Classes begin at 1:00 and end at 3:00.
  • Cost is $100 per session.
  • Preschoolers should be at least 3 years old, potty-trained, and willing.
  • Please provide equipment and a lift ticket for your preschooler.  

  • The City discounts lift tickets for children under 5 years old.

    Please plan to be on the mountain during your Miner’s 2-hour session.

Call 307-235-8487 for more information
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Hogadon Explorers: Skiers Ages 5+ and Snowboarders Ages 8+

For first timer to intermediate skiers aged 5-15 years old and snowboarders aged 8-15 years who are interested in a recreational rather than a competitive snow sports experience.  All ability levels are welcome on Saturday mornings for 12 weeks beginning January 7 and ending on March 25.  We will form age-appropriate and ability appropriate groups.  This is a perfect stepping stone into the Buddy Werner Program.
  • Classes begin at 9:00 and end at 12:00 so that you and your Explorer can ski together in the afternoon. (We offer snowboard and ski lessons for adults.)
  • Cost is $350 for the season.
  • Please provide equipment and a lift ticket for your Explorer.

Hogadon Explorers Winter Holiday Camp
A two Day Session: 

    Saturday December 31st, 2016 and Sunday January 1st, 2017
  • Classes begin at 9:00 and end at 2:00 with a lunch break at 11:30.  
  • Bring your lunch or purchase it in the lodge. 
  • Cost is $75 per two day Session.
  • Please provide equipment and a lift ticket for your Camper.

 Call 307-235-8487 for more information
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Learn to Ski / Ride

Special Learn to Ski & Ride.  Only $59.00 for a 2 hr lesson. 
This lesson package is ideal for that brand new skier or snowboarder as well as those not quite ready for blue runs (levels 1, 2 or 3). Scheduled Lessons begin at 10 am or 1 pm, Please arrive at least an hour before your lesson time.

  • Package includes an all-day lift ticket, a 2 hour group lesson and equipment including skis, poles and boots or snowboard and boots.
  • Minimum age for skiers is 5 yrs old and 8 yrs for snowboarders.
  • Helmets are required for all participants.
  • Groups are divided up by age and level
To purchase this lesson special and reserve equipment please call 307-235-8487 or Hogadon ski area 307-235-8499.

Youth/Adult Private Instruction

Personal attention and individual feedback – it is all about you. Learn in a one-on-one environment, or bring your friends or family with you. Decide between skiing or snowboarding.  A private lesson is perfect for a beginner just getting started or that advanced skier looking for personalized coaching to fine tune technique.  We have several private coaching options to meet your needs. Let us help you reach your skiing and snowboarding goals.  It’s your choice!
  • 2 hour lesson - $76
  • Full day (5hrs) 10 am – 3 pm - $175
  • Private lessons are designed to serve you and up to 2 of your friends.  $20 for each additional person.  
  • Lesson times start at 10 am or 1 pm everyday Hogadon is open.  
  • All ages & abilities are welcome.  Guests taking lessons together should be of similar age and ability.
  • Discount lift tickets available.  Rentals not included.
Call ahead for a reservation as space is limited. 307-235-8487

Women's Ski & Snowboard Clinics

Have Fun, Make Friends, Learn Something New!

Each clinic runs for 4 weeks and are available for beginner to advanced skiers and snowboarders.

Women’s Wednsday Clinic 1: January 11, 18, 25 & Feb 1
Women’s Sunday Clinic 2: January 15, 22, 29 & Feb. 5
Women’s Wednesday Clinic 3: February 8, 15, 22 & Mar. 1
Women’s Sunday Clinic 4: February 12, 19, 26 & Mar 5
Women's Wednesday Clinic 5: March 8, 15, 22 & 29
Women's Sunday Clinic 6: March 12, 19, 22 & Apr. 2

(Thursday clinics will include lunch.) 

$199 for gear rental and lift ticket

$160 if you have your own gear and ticket

Call 307-235-8487 for more information.


skiPE is a partnered program with Natrona County School District, Casper Mountain SnowSports School, Mountain Sports Rentals and Hogadon Ski Area. Started in winter season of 2009/10 the skiPE program is constantly growing and evolving each season. Youth students get a chance to spend a morning or afternoon on the slopes at Hogadon skiing or snowboarding.

Students arrive at the ski area, participate in a mandatory two hour lesson of their ability, then after spend the remaining time enjoying skiing or boarding with friends or advisors.
  • skiPE elementary cost $28.00 per visit.
  • skiPE middle/high school costs $30.00 per visit.

For more information contact your school’s athletic department.

Scholarships available