Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Oops, There's still time to buy a Arapahoe Basin 4 Pass

While Loveland Ski Area may no longer be selling its 4 Pass, on the other side of the Continental Divide A-Basin is still selling the popular The Legend's 4 Pass.

The Legend's 4 Pass can be purchased online or by phone until December 9, 2011 for $148. After that date, expect this deal to go away.

Need some days at Breckenridge, Keystone, Vail, or Beaver Creek on the cheap? Buy the A-Basin Bonus Pass for $389. Pass holders get unlimited days at A-Basin and five days at either Breckenridge or Keystone. Of those 5 days, one day can be used at Vail or Beaver Creek. The typical holiday blackout days do apply for Vail and BC.

Learn more about A-Basin's discount ski season passes at http://www.arapahoebasin.com/ABasin/tickets/season-passes.aspx

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Sunday, November 20, 2011

Last day to purchase Arapahoe Basin 4 Packs

Today, November 20, 2011 is the last day to buy the discounted A-Basin 4 Packs of lift tickets. Get them now on the A-Basin website until 11:50 Mountain Time.

A-Basin 4 Packs are $138. Wait till tomorrow - you'll be paying much more.

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Last day to get your Loveland Ski Area 4 Packs

Time is just about out to purchase the discounted Loveland 4 Packs of lift tickets for the 2011-12 season. Today, Sunday November 20, 2011 is the last day to purchase them anywhere. You have until 11.59 Mountain Time to buy them online on the Loveland website.

Purchase them now for $129 or wait until next ski season for Loveland 4 Packs to be offered again. This is the best lift ticket discount package deal that Loveland offers other than a season pass.

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Thursday, November 17, 2011

Racewax.com is having a 20% off everything Black Friday Sale

Keep your skis, snowboards, and skibikes in prime snow sliding condition for the 2011-12 ski season with wax and other tuning supplies. Racewax.com is apparently going to help everyone out.

On Black Friday, Racewax.com is offering 20% off everything they have. Two words - stock up.

Use the coupon code BLACK20 to get the discount. You can find Racewax.com at http://www.racewax.com/

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Sunday, November 13, 2011

I Ski With KBCO at Loveland Ski Area on Nov 17, 2011

'I Ski With KBCO' kicks off for the 2011-12 ski season at Loveland Ski Area on November 17, 2011.

This one day only deal allows coupon holders to ski or snowboard on Nov 17, 2011 for only $20.

Visit the KBCO website and click on 'I Ski with KBCO'. Print out the coupon and take it to the Loveland ticket window. Hand over $20. It's that difficult.

Everyone who wants the deal needs to print out a coupon. Get your coupon at http://www.kbco.com/pages/iski-index.html

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Friday, November 11, 2011

Copper Mountain E Book discounts for 2011-12

Copper Mountain is once again participating in the E Book coupon book along the Front Range of Colorado.

The discounts for Copper Mountain for the 2011-12 ski season are:
  • Copper Mountain Resort……..2-for-1 All Day Adult Lift Ticket

  • Copper Mountain Resort…..2-for-1 All Day Adult Lift Ticket

  • Copper Mountain Resort…..2-for-1 All Day Adult Lift Ticket

  • Copper Mountain Resort…..$69 All Day Adult Lift Ticket

  • Copper Mountain Resort…..$69 All Day Adult Lift Ticket

  • Copper Mountain Resort…..$49 All Day Child Lift Ticket (ages 6-12)

  • Copper Mountain Resort…..$59 All-Day Adult Lift Ticket-Early/Late Season

  • Copper Mountain Resort…..$15 off one All-Day Child Ski/Snowboard Class Lesson Pkg.

The Blackout Days for these coupon offers are unknown for the 2011-12 ski season.

Copper Mountain is now open for skiing and snowboarding. If you ride a peg skibike - forget it. They are banned there. Complain to management at http://www.coppercolorado.com/winter/contact_us Select 'Guest Feedback' as the department to complain to.

The E Book can be bought at Front Range King Soopers grocery stores or online for $10.

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Free snowboard demos this Sunday at Loveland Ski Area

Loveland will be hosting its first snowboard demo day of the 2011-12 ski season this Sunday November 13, 2011.

Attending manufacturers include Never Summer, Union Bindings, and Capita Snowboards. There is no cost to demo but participants will need to hand over their drivers license and a credit card.

Participants will need to provide their own lift ticket. Loveland still has season passes for sale. Just walk into the Season Pass Office at the Basin. Four packs are on sale until Nov 20th but they cannot be picked up at Loveland.

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Vail discount lift tickets at King Soopers or Safeway

by G. Kunkel

If you are looking for single or multi-day discount lift tickets to Vail or Beaver Creek ski resorts in a Colorado grocery store - you are going to be looking for them a long time.

Vail Resorts does not sell single or multi-day lift tickets to Vail or Beaver Creek in Colorado grocery stores -i.e. King Soopers, Safeway, City Market, and Albertson's. One can buy multi-day lift tickets to Breckenridge or Keystone and use one or two days at Vail or BC depending on the multi-day ticket that is purchased.

On another note, Vail Resorts does not have coupon offers in any coupon book in Colorado. Due to coupon re-selling on the internet, they haven't done that in a number of years.

If you want to save on lift tickets to Vail or Beaver Creek, your best bet is to buy a Epic Pass or the 7-Day Epic Pass.

The passes are still on sale at http://www.snow.com/epic-pass/passes.aspx Buy now or pay full price during the ski season. Look for discount pass sales to stop within the next few weeks.

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Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Apply now for the Colorado 5th Grade Passport for 2011-12 ski season

Colorado Ski Country USA is accepting applications for its 5th Grade Passport program. Colorado 5th Grade passport holders receive three free days of skiing and snowboarding at 21 Colorado Ski Country USA member resorts. The passport is free and students do not need to be enrolled in Colorado schools.

Apply for the passport early as walk-in applications are not accepted except at the extremely rare Front Range event. It takes several weeks for applications to be processed and rush application and mailing is not available.

The deadline for apply for the 2011-12 Colorado 5th Grade Passport is January 31, 2012. If you need one for the winter break, apply no later than Dec 9, 2011.

How to apply for the free Colorado 5th Grade Passport


Have questions? Call Monday-Friday, 9-4 @ 303-866-9707 or email passport@coloradoski.com

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Winter Park Resort discount lesson 4 Pack for 2011-12

Every ski season Winter Park Resort sells a 4 Pack of ski & snowboard lessons at a discount. 4 Packs are available for adult group lessons and for all-day children's lessons.

Early in the ski season the Winter Park lesson Four Packs are sold at Front Range Christy Sports locations. After December 12th or so, the 4 Packs are sold at Front Range King Soopers grocery stores.

Call the Winter Park Ski & Ride School at Winter Park for more information.

Last year's pricing and information can be found here.

Update 9/2/2013:  The discount lesson pack are now only sold over Labor Day weekend at the Denver Powder Daze location.  They are not available in any grocery store.

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Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Winter Park Resort Private Lesson Deal Nov 12-15, 2011

Winter Park Resort is opening early for the 2011-12 ski season!

To celebrate, the Winter Park Ski & Ride School is offering 1.5 hour private lessons for $129 from November 12-15, 2011. Friends and family can participate at no additional charge.

For more information and to book your lesson, call the Private Lesson Center at 970-726-1554.

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Monday, November 7, 2011

Vail 5th and 6th Grade Passport 2011-12 application deadline has passed

The Vail School of Shred Pass lets 5th and 6th Graders ski or snowboard free for 4 days at Vail, Beaver Creek, Keystone, Breckenridge, and Arapahoe Basin. To get this free pass, parents need to bring a 5th or 6th grade report card to a Front Range sales location, a Vail Resorts Sales Pass Event, or Special event.

Applications for the School of Shred pass for the 2011-12 ski season needed to be completed by November 6, 2011. Hopefully everyone got their applications in for this free children's pass to participating Vail Resorts locations.

More on the School of Shred Pass and other discount Vail lift tickets can be found here.

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Saturday, November 5, 2011

20011 Telluride Ski Expo special deals in Denver

Tellluride has a booth at the 2011 Ski & Snowboard Expo in Denver this weekend. They are offering special show pricing deals on three of their passes.
  • The 6-Day Pass is $399 instead of $450.
  • The 10-Day Pass is $599 instead of $650.
  • The Telluride Card is $69 instead of $80.
Other products for sale include the Child Pass for $175, the Junior Pass for $225, and the College Pass for $349.

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Get your 2011 Wells Fargo 2 for 1 Rocky Mountain Super Pass this weekend at the Ski Expo

Wells Fargo has a booth at the Ski & Snowboard Expo in Denver this weekend. They are making it easy to pick up a really cheap ski pass for Wyoming & Colorado college students.

Don't miss out on it. Discount coupons are available online and at the show for $2 off entry.

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Thursday, November 3, 2011

Colorado Triple Play Pass for 2011

Get discount lift tickets to Aspen/Snowmass, Winter Park Resort, and Steamboat Ski Resort for $50/day while supplies last.

The Colorado Triple Play Pass was just announced today. Get two days at Aspen/Snowmass, two days at Steamboat Ski Resort, and two days at Winter Park Resort for $299. This deal smokes the old Pow Pow Platter Pass and the current 4x40 Pass.

Someone has been doing their homework. These are Colorado's finest ski resorts for beginner, intermediate, and expert skiers, snowboarders, and skibikers.

Blackout dates are 12.27-12.31.11. A 7-day advance purchase is necessary. The Aspen/Snowmass Triple Play must be picked up at the ticket window. $5 refundable fee will be charged upon redemption at Aspen/Snowmass.

Kids 6 and under ski/ride free at Aspen/Snowmass. Kids 5 and under ski/ride free at Winter Park and Steamboat. For details on purchasing pass insurance click here
*While supplies last.

Get more information on Facebook at the Colorado Triple Play page or http://www.coloradotripleplay.com/.

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Wednesday, November 2, 2011

The E Book is available in more locations for the 2011-12 ski season

Skiers, snowboarders, and skibikers rejoice. The money saving E Book can now be purchased at more locations in Colorado. Save on lift tickets and more at popular ski resorts.

The E Book can now be purchased in-person for $10 at King Soopers/City Market, Outlets of Colorado, Tattered Cover Bookstore, the Frisco/Copper Information Center, Silverthorne Outlets Customer Service Center, and Gunther Toody's.

The books can still be ordered online. Visit eduproject.com for a list of all the discount lift ticket coupons to Colorado ski resorts.

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