NEWRY, ME – Time is running out for the best deal on the east coast. Skiers and riders have until October 10 to purchase their 2011-2012 New England Pass which provides access to Sugarloaf and Sunday River in Maine and Loon Mountain in New Hampshire, making it one of the most flexbile season pass options available to skiers and snowboarders.
New for the 2011-12 season, the three resorts are offering a “Graduate Pass” for college graduates. Any recent college graduate who purchased a 2010-11 New England College Pass is eligible to purchase the Graduate Pass, which offers unlimited skiing and riding at all three mountains at a lower rate than the standard adult Gold New England Pass.
With prices starting at $439 for access to a combined total of 348 trails; 2,169 acres; 17 terrain parks; and 6 halfpipes; all served by 41 lifts, the New England Pass is the best value in the Northeast.
To give you further reason to pick one up — New England Pass also includes free or discounted skiing/riding at Boyne Resorts’ Western mountains, including Big Sky, MT., Brighton, UT., Crystal Mountain, WA., Cypress Mountain, British Columbia; Boyne Mountain, MI., Boyne Highlands, MI., and The Summit at Snoqualmie, WA.
The three levels of the New England Pass available for purchase include:
• The Bronze New England Pass, available for $439, is an all-ages season pass that includes midweek, non-holiday access to all three resorts.
• The Silver New England Pass, available for $699 for adults (ages 19-64), offers access every day of the season excluding 13 black-out dates.
• The Gold New England Pass, available for $999 for adults (ages 19-64), offers unrestricted access to all three resorts for the 2011-12 season.
Senior (65 and older), teen (ages 13-18), and junior (ages 6-12) versions of the Gold, Silver, and Bronze pass are also available for purchase. Gold passes are also available for children 5 and under and seniors 80 plus.
The College New England Pass is available for $349 for full-time college students and includes unlimited skiing/riding at all three resorts for the 2011-12 season and is on sale at this low price until November 30, 2011.
A complete list of New England Pass products and information is available at www.newenglandpass.com as well as www.loonmtn.com, www.sundayriver.com, and www.sugarloaf.com.
To purchase by phone call Sunday River at 1-800-430-0772 any day between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Sugarloaf at 1-800-843-5623, or Loon Mountain at 1-800-229-5666.
Loon Mountain, Sunday River and Sugarloaf are operated by Boyne Resorts, the largest family-owned four-season resort company in North America.