Passes will be on sale Monday at the Aspen Mountain Ticket office (open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.) the Snowmass Gondola Ticket Office (open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., online at www.aspensnowmass.com, and by calling 970-923-1227 or 877-282-7736.
The Classic Pass, which gives you either four or seven days of skiing at Aspen/Snowmass goes on sale on Aug. 22, with early pricing ($219 for an adult four-day and $349 for an adult seven-day) good until Oct. 13. Go to www.aspensnowmass.com/classicpass for all the pricing and details.
The Premier Pass is an unlimited ski pass for all four mountain with no blackout dates and goes for $1,649 in the Super Early Season (until Sept. 13).
It also provides discount lift ticket and ski and snowboard school vouchers for four friends and/or family, discounts of 20 percent at area restaurants before noon, discounts on lift tickets at the Mountain Collective resorts (Alta/Snowbird, Jackson Hole, Mammoth, Squaw Valley/Alpine Meadows and Whistler Blackcomb… more on The Collective here this weekend), lodging discounts, and more.
The Double Flex Pass and Flex pass are $1,329 and $899 respectively in the Super Early Season. The Double Flex Pass gives you two days of skiing each week of the winter season, and the Flex Pass give you one day each week on all four mountains, and the ability to add days any time for 50 percent off the one-day rate.
There’s also the Escape Silver Pass for seniors over 70 for $229, a Locals Clinics Pass for $179 by Nov. 8 ($111 for Premier pass holders with no deadline), a NASTAR Season pass for $129, and the Premier Chamber Pass for area businesses that’s $1,199 in the Super Early Season.
Confused? Perhaps. That’s why you should check out the following link for a handy-dandy chart that should answer all your Aspen/Snowmass pass questions: www.aspensnowmass.com/seasonpass. Let it snow!