Ignite Adaptive Lessons

Located at beautiful Eldora Mountain, just 21 miles from Boulder, CO, Ignite Adaptive Sports provides safe, fun and affordable instruction in alpine and cross-country skiing, snowboarding and snowshoeing to people with any disability to enhance their quality of life.

“The Ignite program is absolutely enhancing the lives of its fortunate participants, making what once may have seemed impossible, possible.” —Susan Roussos, mother of sit-skier Nick who lives with cerebral palsy

Adult Lessons

Discover Lessons

Group Lessons are no longer available for the 2020/21 winter season.

Eldora's Discover Level 1 beginner lesson progression packages are for anyone 15 or older interested in learning skiing and riding skills in a fun, supportive group format with some of the country's best instructors. These programs ease adults (ages 15+) into snowsports in our one-of-a-kind Learning Based Terrain zones.

Group lessons include lift ticket and gear rental.

Kid's Group Lessons

Mountain Explorer Lessons (MTX)

Group Lessons are no longer available for the 2020/21 winter season.

Less school, more cool. Mountain Explorers is our youth ski and snowboard group lesson option for Level 1 (brand new skiers and boarders) for kids 7-14 year-olds. Every lesson is infused with a progressive experience that makes learning fun to kickstart a lifelong passion for skiing and riding. 

Group lessons include lift ticket and gear rental.

Private Lessons

Individual Private Lessons

Individual Private Lessons are currently available 7 days a week through April 11th. Then from April 16th through the 18th.   

A private Ski, Snowboard, or Telemark session is one of the premier learning experiences available on the mountain. The one-on-one environment of a Private Lesson allows our instructors to provide instant feedback and personal guidance directly to you.

Want to bring your family or friends? See our Friends & Family option below!


Timbers Lodge

Enjoy classic American slope-side fare with home-style flavor using fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Eldora serves up exceptional breakfast burritos (a local favorite), pastries, and breakfast sandwiches in the morning before switching the grill to cheeseburgers, fries, hot dogs, chili, soups, chicken fingers, and more! We also offer a wide variety of healthy options including, salads and sandwiches. 

Pass and Program Protection & Policies


At Eldora, we look forward to each season of skiing and riding with our friends and family. With that said, there are always unforeseen circumstances that come up each year. For those unforeseen circumstances, accidents, or life changes that could occur throughout the year, Eldora provides some protection for your pass product investment for certain unexpected events as described below.