Instruction and Ski Schools

Kicking Horse Powder Tours can organise ski school and skills coaching for you throughout your stay at all of our partnered resorts.


Kicking Horse Mountain Resort

The Learning Centre

The Learning Centre is Kicking Horses in house ski school. It is staffed by friendly, well trained ski and snowboard instructors and offers a high quality teaching experience. Group sizes are small compared to Europe, so there no need to worry about not getting all the attention you need. Kicking Horses’ ‘Learning Centre’ beginners area is located in the heart of the resort and accessible for all! This area is dedicated for beginner and novice skiers and provides a world class experience for first timers.

Big Mountain Centre

With the legendary Kicking Horse terrain and some of the best snow on the planet, the Big Mountain Centre will be your guide to ultimate, inbounds, Kicking Horse mountain experience. The BMC is geared toward those with the drive to progress to a new level in terrain exploration. They expose you to the steeps and deeps within the resort boundaries, show you some places you wouldn’t have thought of going to and help you get to grips with all the latest gear. Whether you want to ski with them for a day or a week, the BMC will show you the way.



Panorama Snow School offers a variety of skiing and snowboarding programs for those new to the sport, or those who are looking to refine their skills. Panorama Snow School instructors help skiers and snowboarders of all ages and skill levels get acquainted with the slopes, teaching snow skills at a moderate and easy-to-understand pace.



Whether it’s your first time on snow or you’ve been skiing or riding for years and are looking to polish your skills, Fernie’s Telus Winter Sports School has a program to meet your needs. Fernie’s extensive selection of programs ensures that riders of all abilities and levels can push themselves to that next level.



Improve your skiing, riding and pleasure this season with a clinic from one of Kimberley’s certified pros – whether you’re 3 or 93.


Banff Louise Sunshine

The Big Three of Louise, Banff and Sunshine take pride in the professionalism and personalities of their highly qualified instructors. Their goal is to exceed your expectations by providing you with an outstanding level of service while experiencing some of the finest terrain in North America.



The ROC Snow School offers private and group lessons for skiers and snowboarders of all ability levels, as well as weekend and holiday programmes for kids.



The Whitewater Ski Resort Adventure Centre love to share their passion and knowledge of mountain culture. Whether you are downhill skiing, snowboarding, telemarking, cross country skiing, or heading off into the backcountry, their committed, professionally trained Snow School and Snow Safety instructors team together to offer a full range of lesson programs designed to provide you with an exceptional experience.