Are you new to skiing / snowboarding ?
Great, let us be your guide as you discover the joys of making turns.

To get to know new sport, we will start from basics at flat ground first and then we move to easy slopes. The Rosa and Rudolf Family Park is a comfortable and fun environment outfitted with specialized equipment. There it is super easy to start this fascinating skiing/snowboarding hobby by using magic carpets and ski carousel.
Magic carpet-lifts it is most easy start to learn to use ski-lifts.There is plenty going on to keep you sliding: tubing and zip-line at playground area, and warm-up-hut to have pause.

You can read more about Rosa & Rudolf Family Park,
that is the best place to learn to ski or board!

TRY NEW SNOWSPORTS IN PRIVATE LESSON starting from 37€ / 59€

Private Lesson is a great option, so you can learn at your own pace with a personal touch. Private lesson is always proceeding according to the participants' age, development of the skills and noticing your wishes. 

If you’re learning a new hobby as a family, our private lessons are a great way to have fun as a family. You’ll have your own instructor who’ll make sure you have some long lasting family memories! Read more about private Family Lessons. 

We teach alpine skiing, snowboarding, telemark, cross country skiing and adaptive alpine skiing on private lessons.

For kids younger than 5 years to try first time skiing and 
for kids younger than 7 years old to try first time snowboarding
we recommend to book for the first lesson ​​​​30min long one-to-one private lesson.

LEARN TO SKI or SNOWBOARD
at 3 to 5 half-day GROUP COURSES
for English speaking clients

If you have never tried downhill skiing or snowboarding before, this is a great way to start. At the end of the course, you will be able to ski/board on your own on easy slopes and fully enjoy your new experience and skills. You can participate in a course at your specific skill level and enjoy the company of our great instructors and fellow skiers or snowboarders. New courses starts weekly at Mondays during 13.12.2021 – 21.2.2022. Read more about English skiing and snowboarding courses.

EASY START TASTER COURSES 13.12.2021 - 26.2.2022

If you have never tried these fascinating snow sports before, taster course is a great way to do it. We will help you get started with it!  Price: 36€ from 12 years up. Read more and make your booking:

Try Alpine skiing: Mondays at 4 pm

Try Cross-Country: Wednesdays at 4 pm

Try Snowboarding taster: Saturdays at 10.00 am

LEARN TO SKI AT RUSSIAN language courses
at New Year weeks. 
NOT available at the moment.

3-half days courses are great way to improve your skiing skills with our Russian speaking instructors.
Course starting dates are 2.1.2020 / 5.1.2021. Lessons are 1h45min long, in 3 following mornings.
There is also an afternoon group at 5.-7.1.2021.
Read more about Russian skiing group course, that area available for kids from 5 years up to adults, from first time skiers up to intermediate (level 3) skiers. 

Price list for private lessons 2021-2022

30 min first-time ski lesson for 3-4 yrs / Snowboard lesson for 5-6 yrs
1 person 37€, to continue the taster lesson +20min: 22€

50 min
1 person 59€, +13,50€ additional person

1h 45 min
1 person 118€, +27€ / each additional person

2h 45 min
1 person 177€, +40,50€ / each additional person

Teaching at everyone's personal level

Contact information

Please contact if you have any questions about ski school courses: hiihtokoulu@ruka.fi

Phone 0400 101 636 during winter season at 09–17 daily.