Learn to snowboard on our teaching slope or build your confidence and perfect your technique on our challenging 165 metre dry slope complete with bends, moguls, bumps and jumps.

Snowboarding is great fun and something that anyone can learn. Our experienced instructors are passionate about the sport and will teach you at your own pace. If you are looking to learn in advance of a snowboarding holiday, want to build your confidence, perfect your technique or just want to get outdoors, learn something new and keep fit we can help!

Try: Just want to try snowboarding? Book onto a TRY snowboarding session and have a go for just £25

Learn: We run scheduled lessons and courses every week or book a private lesson for you and your friends!

Practice: If you can already snowboard just turn up and use our slope. All equipment provided and lots of great offers and deals on slope passes

Bringing a group? We can customise a snow sport programme for schools, youth groups, organisations, adult groups or children's parties. Just ask!

Booked a snowboard holiday? Learning to snowboard and build your confidence on our slope before embarking on a snow sport holiday is a great idea. Familiarising yourself with the kit and learning the basics now will ensure you make the most of your holiday, and don't waste the first few days exhausted and frustrated.

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Mendip Snowsport Centre forms the central part of our 250 acre activity site. Our scenic woodland setting, 165 metre winding dry slope, chalet style buildings, alpine inspired rooftop cafe-bar, viewing balcony and commanding views make our snowsport centre feel like a genuine alpine resort.


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    Our TRY snowboarding sessions are a fun, 1.5 hour introduction for anyone who is thinking about learning or just wants to give it a go. Suitable for juniors over 8 and adults! Just £25


    All our prices include hire of all necessary equipment and session times include time for equipment fitting and de-kitting.

    You must be at least 8 years old, 120cm tall and have adult UK size 2 feet or bigger


    A fun introduction to snowboarding for anyone who is thinking about learning or just wants to give it a try. You will be in the safe hands of our experienced and qualified instructors on our gently sloping beginner area. With at least an hour on the slope you'll get used to wearing a board and play some fun games and mini challenges out on the slope.

    A great taster experience for children (8+) and adults. Ideal first step for anyone thinking about booking onto our more structured snowboard lessons.

    The hour and half session includes your kit up time - your instructor will explain all the equipment, ensure it all fits correctly and go through a safety briefing.

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    Snowboard Lessons

    Learning to Snowboard with a group is the cheapest way to learn. We have lessons for complete beginners upwards! Book the entire course to save even more - now includes a FREE Try Snowboarding!

    Book single lesson Book entire course


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    All our prices include hire of all necessary equipment and session times include time for equipment fitting and de-kitting.

    Lessons may need to be repeated to meet our recreational standard.

    Download our snowboard lesson and course syllabus card here

    Book a course of all five lessons for £99 - which includes:

    - Try Snowboard
    - Four group lessons
    - Equipment hire
    - .FREE repeat lesson
    - 50% off extra lessons
    - FREE slope pass
    - FREE coaching session
    - HALF PRICE annual pass

    TRY SNOWBOARDING: 1.5 hour lesson

    A fun introduction to get used to having a snowboard on your feet. Get out onto the slope and get your first taste of boarding with fun mini games.

    ONE STAR: 2 hour lesson

    Your instructor will introduce your equipment, determine your lead foot and help you get kitted up safely. A short warm up will help you get used to your board and loosen your muscles. We'll demonstrate the core principles of Heel and Toe Edge and assist you to make your first guided descents.

    TWO STAR: 2 hour lesson

    Kit up, warm up and a quick recap of the previous lesson. You'll start using the lifts and we'll introduce the falling leaf technique to traverse across the slope.

    THREE STAR: 2 hour lesson

    Kit up and warm up as usual then a brief recap of the previous lessons. Switching from Heel Edge to Toe Edge is how snowboarders turn. We'll teach you how to use body position and weight transferal to make your first assisted turns.

    FOUR STAR: 2 hour lesson

    Kit up, warm up, recap. This could be your final lesson and an opportunity to practice and refine your technique and improve linking turns. Pass this lesson and you are free to practice on our slope anytime, without an instructor!

    SAVE: Buy our Learn to Snowboard Package for £99 and get:

    - Try Snowboarding lesson worth £25
    - Four two-hour group snowboard lessons worth £120
    - Equipment and helmet hire
    - One FREE repeat lesson
    - 50% discount off any repeat lessons
    - FREE all day slope pass worth up to £30
    - FREE Coaching session worth £20
    - Optional HALF PRICE annual slope pass save up to £275!!!
    - Valid until 25 October 2019
    - Book your lessons online 24/7

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    Recreational slope passes

    If you can already heel and toe edge, link turns, stop in control and use a button drag-lift you can turn up and snowboard whenever our slope is open.

    All our prices include hire of all necessary equipment and session times include time for equipment fitting and de-kitting.

    Helmets are compulsory for all slope users at all times. They are supplied at no additional charge or you are welcome to bring your own if preferred.


    1.5 Hours: £15
    All Day: £20*


    1.5 Hours: £20
    All Day: £35*

    All day pass every Monday. Add a burger and drink £5*

    *All Day passes might not be available during busy periods.


    YOUTH: £50
    ADULT: £60


    YOUTH: £400
    ADULT: £550
    FAMILY*: £750
    STUDENT: £400
    SENIOR: £400 (over 65 yrs)

    * Two adults and up to three children. £100 per additional family member

    THUR'SKI PASSES - Includes unlimited Thur'ski plus membership benefits



    Annual Pass Benefits:

    - Free equipment hire
    - Half Price Ski Sunday sessions
    - 10% discount on food and drinks in Alpine Lounge
    - 20% discount on Snow Sport activities including lessons*
    - 20% discount on other outdoor activities available online*
    - Free tobogganing once a week for up to two children
    - Unlimited FREE Disc Golf

    *Discount is valid only on full price sessions and cannot be used in conjunction with other offers or vouchers.

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    Private Lessons

    If you prefer to learn one on one, then our private lessons are just for you. Bring a friend of a similar standard and share the instructor and the cost!

    Peak lessons Off Peak Lessons

    All our prices include hire of all necessary equipment and session times include time for equipment fitting and de-kitting.

    Price varies depending on peak, off peak and number of participants.

    This is a private snowsport lesson - just for you.

    Bring friends or family of a similar standard and share the instructor and the cost!

    The lesson will be tailored to your experience, ability and specific needs. This is the fastest and most convenient way to progress with your snowsport.

    Click to book online above and then find a time and date to suit you and simply select the number of adults and juniors up to a total of 8 participants.

    "Peak" sessions are weekends and all School Holidays in the local area.

10% Student Discount

Money off Full Priced Snowsports

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Her incredible Olympic journey began here!!!