Before you hit the slopes with your child, make sure she has ski lessons. For 2014’s Family Favorite Awards, our readers selected the best places to take ski lessons around Boston and in New Hampshire.

The Top 5:

Blue Hills Ski Area – Canton

Ski Bradford – Haverhill

King Pine – East Madison, NH

Nashoba Valley Ski Area – Westford

Wachusett Mountain – Princeton

The Winner:

Nashoba Valley Ski Area

79 Powers Road, Westford


Nashoba Valley is known for its ski slopes, as well as great ski lessons for budding slope stars. Children of all ages and skill levels can fit into a ski lesson and learn the basics. Skiing and snowboarding classes are also offered for teens and adults.

Has your child attended ski lessons at one of these Massachusetts locations? We’d love to hear from you! Share your thoughts in our comments section.  

And don’t forget to read the entire digital version of Best of the Best, which features even more places to go, shop, dine, stay and play around Boston and in Massachusetts. Join us as we celebrate all of our Family Favorite Award winners by following this link here