Aspen Snowmass announces season pass structure and pricing for the 2018-19 season. Aspen Snowmass season passes will go on sale Monday, Aug. 13. Multi-resort Mountain Collective and Ikon Pass products are on sale now.
There are more pass options than ever before for the 2018 – 2019 winter season. The Aspen Snowmass pass lineup includes the unlimited Premier Pass, one and two-day per week Flex Passes as well as four- and seven-day Classic Pass options, among others. For those looking for a multi-resort option, the new Ikon Pass offers five- or seven-days and the Mountain Collective continues to offer two- or three-days valid at Aspen Snowmass along with access to many other top mountain destinations.
“With the Ikon Pass joining the lineup there will be more options for Aspen Snowmass guests than ever before,” says Christian Knapp, CMO, Aspen Skiing Company. “We wanted to announce pass pricing early this year so purchasers can make an informed decision about which pass will work best for them.”
The Premier Pass provides more than $1,000 in exclusive benefits including 50 percent off lift tickets at Mountain Collective destinations, discounts on ski/snowboard lessons and mountain dining as well as rentals from Four Mountain Sports, and full summer access. Super Early pricing for the most savings on season passes ends Sept. 14.
The Premier Pass, which provides unlimited skiing/riding across all four mountains with no blackout dates, more than $1,000 in exclusive benefits, and unlimited summer gondola and chairlift sightseeing access, costs $1,899 in the Super Early Season. The Premier Chamber Pass for area businesses is just $1,389 in the Super Early Season. The Premier College Pass price is $679, offering great value to college students skiing/riding six or more days. The Premier Pass is also available at senior (65-69), teen (13-17), child (7-12) and silver (70+) rates. As always, children six and under ski for free.
The Double Flex Pass and Flex Pass cost $1,539 and $1,049 respectively in the Super Early Season ($1,239 for the Double Flex Chamber and $904 for the Flex Chamber). The Double Flex offers two days of skiing/riding each week of the winter season and the Flex Pass offers one day each week plus the flexibility to add days anytime for 50 percent off the one-day, in-resort rate. Direct-to-lift access is available for flex days. Double Flex and Flex Passholders also receive discounts on summer lifts. Weeks begin on Monday and end on Sunday and unused days cannot be carried over.
All Aspen Snowmass season pass products will go on sale Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Passes will be on sale at the Aspen Mountain Ticket Office (10 a.m. – 4 p.m.) and the Snowmass Base Village Four Mountain Sports (9 a.m. – 5 p.m.), online at www.aspensnowmass.com/store, or by phone at 844-285-4952.
Chamber pass vouchers for both employees and spouses must be purchased in person at a ticket office and a voucher from the appropriate Chamber of Commerce must be presented at time of purchase as proof of eligibility. There are three deadlines for individual and Chamber member Premier, Double Flex and Flex pass pricing:
¨ Super Early, which offers the best rates on all season passes, for passes purchased through Sep. 14, 2018
¨ Early, for passes purchased through Nov. 16, 2018
¨ Regular, for passes purchased after Nov. 16, 2018
All season passes are good for early and late-season openings. Season passes are nontransferable and nonrefundable. Fraudulent use is subject to a fine.
Classic Pass Spring Renewal Deadline
Classic Passholders can renew their Classic Pass for the 2018 – 2019 season until April 15, 2018 and gain bonus benefits both this season and next. Benefits this season include one free extension day, unlimited 50% off extension days, and one lift ticket voucher valid for 50% off a 1-day lift ticket to give to a friend valid until April 15, 2018. The 4-day Classic Pass is just $249 for adults and $199 for seniors, college students, teens and children. The 7-day is $399 for adults and $309 for seniors, college students, teens and children.
Bonus benefits apply to spring renewal sales only. To use this season’s free extension day, simply head straight to the lift. The 50% off lift ticket voucher may be picked up from any ticket office. Extension days for the remainder of the 2017-2018 season will automatically be discounted at 50% off the 1-day in-resort rate.
Ski or ride 4 or 7 days during the 2018-2019 winter season with no blackout dates. Add extension days at 30% off the 1-day in-resort rate. Classic Passes include discounts on summer lift access and Snowmass Bike Park. All prices subject to change. Only one Classic Pass per person. Classic Passes are nontransferable and nonrefundable and unused days have no value.
Aspen Card – More than Just a Pass
• It speeds up lift lines through radio-frequency gate access
• It replaces your credit card for on-mountain purchases through Resort Charge
• It allows you to load lesson, rental and lift access days by phone or online
• It can be easily replaced for $5 if lost or forgotten, and you can keep multiple cards for different jackets
For information about how to cover your season pass investment through Travel Guard’s Multi Event Insurance, go to www.travelguard.com/multievent or call Travel Guard at 866-385-4839.
Operating dates for the 2018-19 winter ski season are as follows:
Aspen Mountain, Nov. 22, 2018 – Apr. 21, 2019
Snowmass, Nov. 22, 2018 – Apr. 21, 2019
Aspen Highlands, Dec. 8, 2018 – Apr. 14, 2019
Buttermilk, Dec. 8, 2018 – Apr. 7, 2019
The Mountain Collective
The Mountain Collective pass is now on sale for the 2018-19 season, with Big Sky joining the lineup. With 32 days of skiing and riding at 16 dream destinations, it’s the secret to having the best season, every season. Buy yours now at the lowest price of the season to unlock a third bonus day and $1 kids passes. For more information or to purchase a pass please visit www.mountaincollective.com.
North America’s top mountain destinations have joined together to offer skiers and riders the Ikon Pass, including unlimited access to 12 destinations plus 7-days and 7-days combined at 13 additional destinations, with zero blackout dates, and a starting price of $899. The Ikon Pass is now available for purchase. For more information or to purchase a pass please visit www.ikonpass.com.
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