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Family's and friend's private lessons

Whether you’re learning a new hobby as a family or with your same minded friends, or polishing existing talent, our private lessons are a great way to have fun as a family or with group of friends.
You’ll have your own instructor who’ll make sure you have some long lasting memories!

One of the best parts of taking a family/friend vacation is getting to spend quality time together. Skiing with your children is one of the most rewarding winter outdoor experiences for a parent. Private lessons make it possible to spend time together exploring ski slopes of Ruka while building skills and memories together. 

Note that participants should have the same discipline and similar ability level.
In cases where abilities differ the lesson will progress on upon the level of the participant with the lowest ability and skill level. Read more about skill levels of skiing.

For first time skiers at beginner's level it is good to notice that adults and youngest children learn in a different method and pace. Although, we can keep little breaks during the lesson, trying zip-line or some other playground obstacles. For kids younger than 5 years we recommend to try first skiing at 30min or 50min long one-to-one private lesson.

Price list for private lessons 2018-2019

30 min first-time ski lesson for 3-4 yrs / Snowboard lesson for 5-6 yrs
1 person 35€

50 min
1 person 57€, +12€/ additional person

1h 45 min
1 person 114€, +24€/ additional persons up to 6th person
7-10 persons group 258€

2h 45 min
1 person 171€, +36€/ additional persons up to 6th person
7-10 persons group 387€

Ski passes, first-time skiing/snowboarding experience

If you are complete beginner, you will need usually for the first 2 lesson at least the Rosa & Rudolf Family Park - ticket (10€/person/day). You may also upgrade that ticket to include use of the Gondola lift. The upgrade fee is 3-11 years: 8€, and teen & adults: 12€. The combination day ticket for Gondola lift and Family Park is from 3-11 years: 18€, and teen & adults: 22€. 

For your next lesson(s) to improve your skills to next level, usually during the 3rd lesson you should be ready to learn to use other lifts (pole-lift, Gondola-lift, chair-lifts) and ski/board down at blue level slopes - and you need normal lift ticket (that also has access to Rosa & Rudolf Family Park). 

Ski School's LOW SEASON offer

For the first time beginner lesson
either 3h or 1 day equipment rent -50%

The offer is valid from the opening of the Rosa & Rudolf Family Park - 21.12.2018 /
10.1.–10.2.2019 / 11.3.–14.4.2019 / 22.4.–5.5.2019

This rental equipment-offer must be paid with the lesson at Ski School or Rental & Lift sales desk before you go and fill out the rental information form. Remember to be at the rental at least 45 minutes before the lesson starts. 

Book private lessons

You can book private lessons for yourself, your child, your family or for a group of friends. We recommend booking the lesson well in advance, by 15.00 the previous day the latest. When booking the lesson you'll receive further details on how to prepare for the lesson and where the meeting place is situated. Private lessons are paid at the ski school's office.

Booking online request form

Bookings can be made also by email skischool@ruka.fi by calling +358 400 101 635 or on the spot.

Please remember to check the ski school's booking and cancellation terms.

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