The Classic Pass is Available at Aspen/Snowmass

Posted By: The Ski Channel on October 4, 2011 12:09 pm

ASPEN/SNOWMASS, CO – The Aspen/Snowmass Classic Pass will go on sale in various locations across the Front Range and Western Slope starting Saturday, October 8, 2011. This weekend’s sale will take place at the REI Flagship Store at 1416 Platte Street in downtown Denver. Classic Pass sales will take place throughout October and November. The Classic Pass allows holders to ski or ride for less than $50 per day on four different mountains with no blackout dates and discounts on extension days and summer lift access. There are both 4 and 7-day Passes available priced at $199 and $329 respectively. 

At $199, the 4-Day Classic Pass gives passholders four days of skiing or snowboarding on any of the four area mountains – Snowmass, Aspen Mountain, Aspen Highlands and Buttermilk – for less than $50/day throughout the winter season with no restrictions or blackout dates. At $329 the 7-Day Pass is an even better deal at just $47/day. Passholders can add additional days at great discounts. Children and youths (ages 7-17) and college students age 24 or younger (presenting a student ID from an accredited 4-year college) can purchase a 4-Day pass for $164 and a 7-Day pass for $249.

Extension days are available at a discounted price which will vary throughout the 2011-2012 season ($34 – $79/day for Adult Passes and $19 – $49/day for Child/Youth & College Passes).

Classic Passholders will receive exclusive lodging offers throughout the winter season as well as discounted rates on summer lift access and bike haul fees.

Classic Passes are picture passes and all new passes must be purchased in person. Classic Passes will ONLY be available at select sales in Colorado. Visit, call the Classic Pass Hotline 800-525-6200 x4475 or ask at any ticket office for sale dates and locations. 2010-2011 Classic Passholders can renew their Classic Pass online or by phone through November 13, 2011.

Resort Charge

Guests can attach a credit card to their season pass and never carry cash on the mountain again. With Resort charge season passes can be used like a credit card at mountain restaurants, Four Mountain Sports/D&E locations, and Aspen/Snowmass ticket offices. Resort charge plus direct-to-lift and hands-free gate access provides the ultimate hassle-free experience. Sign up at any ticket office. The pass will be available at locations throughout the Front Range, Grand Junction and in the Roaring Fork and Eagle Valleys. One Classic Pass per person. Passes are nontransferable and nonrefundable. Children six and under ski/ride free. For information, call Aspen/Snowmass at 800-525-6200 or call the Classic Pass hotline at 970-923-0475.

For general Aspen/Snowmass information please call 800-525-6200 or visit

Check out the times and locations on the next page.


Locations & Dates:


REI Flagship Store
1416 Platte St.
Denver, CO 80202
Sat. 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Sun. 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Oct. 8-9
Summit Canyon Mountaineering
732 Grand Ave.
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
Sat. 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sun. 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Oct. 15-16
REI Boulder
1789 28th St.
Boulder, CO 80301
Sat. 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Sun. 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Oct. 15-16
REI Englewood 
9637 E. County Line Rd.
Englewood, CO 80112
Sat. 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Sun. 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Oct. 22-23
Gene Taylor’s – Grand Junction
445 W. Gunnison
Grand Junction, CO 81501
Sat. 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sun. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Oct. 22-23
REI Lakewood 
5375 South Wadsworth Blvd.
Lakewood, CO 80123
Sat. 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Sun. 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Oct. 29-30
Inn & Suites at Riverwalk
27 Main Street
Edwards, CO 81632
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Oct. 29
Colorado Snowsports Expo
(admission required)
Colorado Convention Center
700 14th St.
Denver, CO 80202
Fri. Noon – 10 p.m.
Sat. 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sun. 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Nov. 4-6
Buttermilk Ticket Office
38700 Highway 82
Aspen, CO 81611
Fri. 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Sat. and Sun.
9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Nov. 4-6
Durango Hesperus Ski Patrol Ski Swap
2500 Main Ave. – La Plata County Fairgrounds
Durango, CO 81301
Sat. 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Nov. 5
REI Flagship Store
1416 Platte St.
Denver, CO 80202
Mon. – Thur.
10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Fri. 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Sat. 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Nov. 7-13
Four Mountain Sports/D&E
Orchard Plaza, 400 E Valley Rd.
Carbondale, CO. 81623
Sat. 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sun. 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Nov. 12-13
Dates, hours and locations subject to change.
Aspen Skiing Company operates the four mountains in the Aspen/Snowmass area – Snowmass, Aspen Mountain, Aspen Highlands and Buttermilk – as well as the award-winning Ski & Snowboard Schools of Aspen/Snowmass. The area offers unparalleled nightlife and off-slope activities as well. Aspen/Snowmass is accessible by two of the most convenient airports in the mountains – Aspen/Pitkin County Airport (ASE) (3 miles from Aspen) and Eagle County Airport (EGE) (70 miles from Aspen). For more information on Aspen Skiing Company, please call 800-525-6200 or 970-925-1220, or visit the company’s website at