Photo by: Wendy Reeves
Your chance for a season ski pass does not have to go to the dog! There are ways to save money on skiing this year and special offers on season passes are available. You might have to cancel that destination ski trip, but a season pass just might be even more fun. With the slow economy many people are staying closer to home for their skiing vacations. Local resorts did surprisingly better than most destination resorts during the past several seasons.
Skiing may be an expensive sport, but with proper research and planning you can make a way to afford time on snow. Having a season pass is the best way to enjoy more time for less on skis. Take advantage of early bird discounts. Visit the upcoming ski expos for free lift tickets. If you are one of those unemployed people out their with fear of no money for skiing, local resorts are hiring. Employees are usually given season passes. A true ski addict has the will to find a way to get that lift ticket.
The closest ski resorts to Baltimore, MD are still selling season passes at the early discount rate for $429. This deal ends October 31., and then the price will increase to $629. This direct to lift pass is good for unlimited skiing at Whitetail Ski Resort, Liberty Mountain, and Ski Roundtop. Season pass holders also receive discounted lift tickets at these other great resorts: Bristol Mountain, NY, Crystal Mountain, MI, Holiday Valley, NY, Jay Peak, VT, Jiminy Peak, MA, Mt. Sunapee, NH, Okemo Mountain, VT, Seven Springs, PA, Shawnee Peak, ME, Wachusett, MA, Wintergreen, VA and other special offers from Crested Butte, CO. Benefits are also offered to Stratton Mountain.
A season pass allows you to ski every week, and possibly everyday if your schedule allows. This makes it more affordable to be able to start out safer with a pass by only skiing several hours the first couple of days to get muscles ready at the beginning of the season. With Christmas around the corner, a season pass would make the perfect gift for anyone who loves this sport.
Many people have reported that they had more fun at the local resorts than they did on their far away ski trips. You never know what nature is going to bring us and staying close to home makes planning for the weather easier. The local resorts will have snow when the temperatures fall due to the great snow making machines that do an incredible job.
Hurry and get ready for a great season of skiing! Get your season pass now while they are cheaper! See you on the snow soon!