Gausta Ski & Snowboarding School

Discover the fun in taking your skills to the next level – from beginner, to enthusiast, all the way to elite athletes. Gausta is the mountain that makes you grow: and there’s no better place to start than Gausta Ski & Snowboarding School.

It doesn’t matter whether you are an absolute beginner on the slopes, or a skilled skier who wants to refine your technique even further – we’re here to help!

The experienced instructors in our Ski & Snowboarding School will make learning make training fun for all ages, and will help youngsters and adults alike take their skiing and snowboarding skills to the next level.

Book

Choose between learning in a group with other students, or book a personal trainer and a package that suits your requirements.

Group lessons (children) >
Snowboard group training >

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Tips:

  • Spaces are limited within the Ski and Snowboard School. To avoid disappointment, book your space early.
  • Make sure that you have a valid lift pass and have picked up your equipment before the first lesson starts, so we can hit the slopes immediately!
  • If you have any particular requirements, for example in case of disabilities, please notify us in advance when booking.

Group lessons for children

The children’s alpine groups have been designed to accommodate for age and skill level. Together, we’ll have fun while we learn really great skiing skills. After this course, parents are going to have to work hard to keep up with their children!

Ages:

Children, 4-12

Levels:

1-5

Time:

90 minutes per lesson

Length:

5 days (Mon-Fri) or 3 days (Mon-Wed or Fri-Sun)

Price:

From 995 NOK (for 3 days)

SeE PRICES AND BOOK

Level

Age

Required experience 

Aim

1
4-6 yrs
7-9 yrs
10-12 yrs
Beginner
To be able to stop by “snow ploughing” and turn both ways on green slopes
1.5
4-6 yrs
Beginners who can stop, turn and ride the lift
To be able to stop by “snow ploughing” and turn in both directions on green and blue slopes
2
4-6 yrs
7-9 yrs
10-12 yrs
Have skied before, can stop using “snow plough” and turn both ways, can ride a button lift on their own
To ski parallel throughout the entire turn on blue slopes, and control speed by turning
3
4-6 yrs
7-9 yrs
10-12 yrs
Can make controlled parallel turns, in a controlled fashion, on blue slopes. Can stop by steering skis parallel in both directions
To ski parallel on all red slopes and adapt to different types of terrain
4
7-9 yrs
10-12 yrs
Can ski parallel on all red slopes, can take small jumps and handle varied terrain and snow
To ride all slopes with good balance and adjust speed and technique according to snow and terrain
5
7-9 yrs
10-12 yrs
For experienced skiers who can ski all slopes well balanced and adjust their speed and technique according to conditions
To ski parallel with appropriate movement patterns through the turn on all terrain and in all snow conditions, and adapt technique and tactics according to different challenges on the mountain.

 

Snowboard group lessons

Snowboard courses are directed at older children, young adults and adults who would like to improve their snowboarding skills. At the beginner level, we focus most on having fun – as well as getting started with snowboarding. The follow-up course is for people who would like to learn more about and improve their technique, find a better flow, and learn some simple tricks.

Age:

8+

Levels:

1-2

Time:

90 minutes per lesson

Length:

3 days (Mon-Wed or Fri-Sun)

Price:

From 995 NOK (for 3 days)

Level

Age

Required experience 

Aim

1
+ 8 yrs
Beginner course
Learn the basics of snowboarding in a fun way, so that you can quickly and safely start riding
2
+ 8 yrs
Follow-up course
For those who have snowboarded before: and who want to develop their technique and balance, learn simple tricks, and get a better flow from turn to turn.

 

Group lessons youth/adult

Group lessons for ages 13+. Learn the basics of alpine skiing, or develop your technique and to find more flow in your skiing. Whatever your skill level, you’re going to have a good time on the slope!

Age:

13+

Levels:

1-2

Time:

90 minutes per lesson

Length:

3 days (Mon – Wed or Fri – Sun)

Price:

From 995 NOK (for 3 days)

SeE priCES AND boOK 

Level

Age

Required experience

Aim

1
+ 13 yrs
Beginner course
Learn the basics of alpine skiing – and have fun while doing so – so that you can quickly and safely get started
2
+ 13 yrs
Follow-up course
For those who have skied before and would like to develop their technique, ski with parallel skis, improve their flow and try longer, more challenging slopes

 

Private Coaching (PT)

Develop your skiing and snowboarding skills by focusing exactly on what you need. Private coaching suits everyone – beginners as well as enthusiasts and elite skiers/snowboarders on training camps.

No matter what level you’re at as a skier or rider, we can help you grow and take the next step in your development. Our PT service lets you book private lessons or longer training packages custom-made for your requirements and your goals.

Please remember: if you and a group of friends would like to book a PT session together, it’s important that you are all on the same level – in terms of both skill and ambition.

Age:

All ages

Time:

60 minutes – 6 hours per lesson

For:

1-6 person/people

BOOK VIA EMAIL 

Lesson

Price

Private coaching 60 min (1 – 2 people)
 995 NOK
Private coaching 120 min (1-4 people)
 1395 NOK
Private coaching 80 min (1-6 people)
1995 NOK
One day, for groups/families (1 – 6 people)
 2995 NOK

 

 

Meeting point 1

Meeting point 1 can be found on the right side of Barnheisen (lift L). It applies to the following ages and levels:

4-6 yrs Level 1 – 1, 5
7-9 yrs Level 1
10-12 yrs Level 1
Adults Level 1 -2
Snowboard Level 1 – 2

 

Meeting point 2

Meeting point 2 can be found on the left side of Skipsheisen (lift B). It applies to the following ages and levels:

4-6 yrs Level 2 – 3
7- 9 yrs Level 2 – 5
10 – 12 yrs Level 2 – 5
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