Winter Lessons

DSES is now OPEN for reservations for the 23′-24′ winter season.

DSES’s professional staff and volunteers teach alpine skiing, cross-country skiing, and snowboarding. We specialize in working with students of all ages and abilities using advanced adaptive techniques and equipment to help athletes achieve their goals. Our fleet of adaptive equipment includes mono skis, bi-skis, snow sliders, and more. Teaching techniques are tailored to the abilities and goals of each student emphasizing safety and fun.

DSES volunteer and athlete skiing down the hill using stand up outriggers

Lesson Times 

9:30 AM – 12:00 PM

1:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Lesson Prices:

$165 per 2.5 hour lesson

All Lessons include a lift ticket, equipment and instruction. Scholarships available.

Cancellation Policy

Lessons may be cancelled with no fee up to 48 hours in advance. Any cancellation within 48 hours will be subject to a $40 cancellation fee. To cancel a lesson, please email us at or give us a call at 760.934.0791.


DSES operates out of the Panorama Gondola/Mammoth Kids/ Adventure Center building at Mammoth Mountain Ski Area’s Main Lodge. Accessible parking is available nearby. For directions to Main Lodge, please click here: Directions and Maps

Making a Reservation

To make a reservation, please fill out the required Student Information Form and Move United Liability Release below.

Once these are completed, please give us a call at 760.934.0791 – filling out the below forms is not a confirmation of a reservation.

We are open from 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM seven days a week! We do not take reservations over email. Advanced reservations are required with at least 24 hours notice. We do not accept walk-ups.

If you have any questions or want to talk more about building your adventure, please call 760.934.0791 or email at

Student Information Form & DSES Liability Release

The Student Information Form gives us the information we need to ensure the best lesson experience for our athletes.

Move United Liability Release & Optional Media Release

DSES is a chapter of Move United which provides resources and insurance for adaptive sports and athletes in the US.