Saturday, March 21, 2015

The best time to buy the 2015 - 2016 Rocky Mountain Super Pass Plus

 Spring 2015 is the best time to buy a Rocky Mountain Super Pass or RMSP+.

You'll get the best deal, perks, and price.  Pay $49 in advance and then pay the balance in the fall.

All the various RMSP's can be bought or renewed online.  One just needs a major credit card.

Promo codes do not exist to purchase this pass.  This is a discounted season pass.  If you want it cheaper - go work for the resorts and get a free employee pass.

The current price is $469 but the price will increase on April 7, 2015 for the RMSP+.

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A College RMSP+ exists and you will need to show a college ID to purchase it.  The Wells Fargo BOGO pass is a separate deal offered by the bank and not the resort.  You'll need to go to a participating bank location to get the voucher.

The RMSP+ for 2015 -2016 includes unlimited: Winter Park, Copper Mountain, and the Eldora Alpine Pass.  Restricted access for Steamboat, Crested Butte, and Mt. Ruapehu.

One can also buy the new Route 40 Pass and M.A.X. Pass online.

To purchase online, go to http://skicolorado.com/MultiMountain_SeasonPasses.html

Don't wait to buy next ski season.  You be calling yourself a chump.


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Saturday, February 21, 2015

Where to buy local day lift tickets in Colorado

by G. Kunkel

If you didn't buy a season pass, one will be stuck with the more expensive option of buying day lift tickets.

There are a number of places to buy local day lift tickets along the Front Range.

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In the Denver area there is King Soopers, Safeway, REI, and Costco.

Along the Interstate 70 corridor, there is the Rental shop next to the truck stop in Dumont.  One can also get the SkiFreeDeals coupon at the gas station in Idaho Springs.

None of these locations will be selling discounted day lift tickets to Vail, Beaver Creek, Steamboat, Aspen, or Telluride.  Vail does sell multidays to Breckenridge/Keystone which will net you a day at Vail.

The Eldora Store in Boulder does sell day lift tickets to Eldora Mountain Resort.  Loveland sells its day tickets at a number of sites.  They are listed on their website.

If one needs day tickets to Monarch Mountain or Crested Butte, Costco is an option as well.  Those are the only tickets I've seen offered so far for the 2014-2015 ski season.

REI sells day tickets in select stores in Colorado, Texas, Arizona, and New Mexico.  Availability varies by store.  More information on their website.

Expect all the Epic Pass choices valid for the 2015-2016 season to go on sale in March.  If one needs a four day pass to Breckenridge, buy the 4 Day Epic Pass if it is offered.

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