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Lake Tahoe’s independent, affordable family instructor mountain guides. Safely building beginner to advanced skills for skiing, boarding, snowshoeing and alpine sightseeing.
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1600 Squaw Valley Rd, Squaw Valley, CA 96146-9995
+1 775-298-6440
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

David was an awesome guide for a wonderful morning of snowshoeing. He had great communication throughout our whole experience - from booking on-line to checking in with us closer to our tour and afterwards. Very professional and very knowledgable about the Lake Tahoe area. David...More

2  Thank USABethinUK
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We hadn't skied for around 9 years so felt a few private lessons would help clear the cobwebs and prevent further bad habits from developing. Made contact with pro powder guides a few weeks ahead of our holiday, replies were very prompt, but for peace...More

1  Thank davsar09
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Thank you so much David! Highly recommend to anyone who wants a solid pro guiding them through the process of learning to ski. My friend and I booked David for a days tuition on the slopes as it had been a long time since either...More

1  Thank AdventureBrit
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend David! My kids and I had about 12 days of resort skiing over two seasons under our belt and had only taken one private beginner lesson to start. We were comfortable on blues and the teens were itching to try expert skiing. David...More

1  Thank erin g
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We had such a great time snowshoeing with David! He took us to some GREAT spots; the views were incredible. He was knowledgeable, considerate of our pace, and took some amazing photos of us (seriously, check out his photos)! I highly recommend!

1  Thank julietabarcaglioni
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Scott did an excellent job with my 7 & 8 year old. They had a blast on the mountain all day with him, and their skill set improved from traversing intermediate runs to mastering the runs by the end of the day! Thanks again!

2  Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 10 including 6,8,12 years old kids. The tour was really easy for everyone. The tour guy was excellent and always aware of the group needs. The view is great.

2  Thank KarenRodz
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I had an all day lesson with David in February 2017 at Squaw Valley. I've only been skiing about 10 times and felt fine on easy blue runs but wanted to get more comfortable with steeper terrain. David started with the basics and immediately tweaked...More

2  Thank Tfoltz
Reviewed 18 February 2017

For years we have planned our annual ski vacations around the availability of ski school lessons for our three pre-teen children. While this works well, we have always thought that the kids spent less time on the slopes and more time in the lodge eating...More

3  Thank BayAreaSkier
Reviewed 23 January 2017

I have been skiing for 30 years and finally decided to take some lessons this year. David was a great instructor and I learned a lot from his lessons. I feel like I am skiing better than I ever have. You really get a lot...More

3  Thank Peter S
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