Colorado Discover Ability (CDA) is the Adaptive Ski and Snowboard School at Powderhorn Resort in western Colorado. We have a complete inventory of adaptive equipment for instruction.
You can expect the highest quality lesson from our instructors.
Private Ski and Snowboard Lessons
Make giant strides by customizing a private session to address your needs. Individual lessons in alpine skiing, snowboarding, or snowshoeing with one of our pro instructors will empower you to conquer the mountain and increase your comfort zone. In our lessons the focus is always on your goals, whether you want to improve your technical skills or simply need a partner to explore the mountain.
Half-Day: $70 Full-Day: $90
Family members who already know how to ski or snowboard can learn the proper techniques to assist the family member or a friend with special needs on the hill. Inquire about the Tag-Along Lessons when making reservations.
Group Lessons for Agencies Serving People with Disabilities
Full Day: $50 per person, from 10:00 a.m. to 3 p.m. with one-hour lunch break
Ski Buddy or Sighted Guide for the Blind or Visually Impaired
Independent skiers and snowboarders can request a Ski Buddy. It's best to call the office to reserve a Ski Buddy.
Half-Day: $50 Full Day: $70 (from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. with one-hour lunch break)
Snapshots from CDA's Adaptive Snowsports Center