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Mt. Rose – The Snow Junkies http://www.thesnowjunkies.com Lodging, Gear, and Lift Ticket Deals for Skiers and Snowboarders Thu, 07 Mar 2013 01:32:38 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.7 Discount Tickets From Sierra Avalanche Center http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2010/01/03/discount-tickets-from-sierra-avalanche-center/ http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2010/01/03/discount-tickets-from-sierra-avalanche-center/#respond Sun, 03 Jan 2010 21:57:01 +0000 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/?p=4099 Sierra-Avalanche-CenterThe Deal: Participating Lake Tahoe ski areas have donated a set number of lift tickets to the Sierra Avalanche Center that are only valid on a specific day. SAC is selling these lift tickets at a discounted price and retains the proceeds from each ticket sale.

The Details: You have to buy the tickets online (see link below), then pick up at the SAC booth that day. Check the site often to see when tickets go on sale.

More Info: Sierra Avalanche Center

The Mountains/Dates:

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Lift Ticket Specials for the Ladies http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2009/12/27/lift-ticket-specials-for-the-ladies/ http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2009/12/27/lift-ticket-specials-for-the-ladies/#respond Mon, 28 Dec 2009 03:21:25 +0000 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/?p=875 100daysimg5

Last week, we received an email asking us if we knew of any special discounts for female skiers and snowboarders. Do we? Do we ever.  Here are sixteen resorts, stretching from Idaho to Maine, that have weekly discounts. No weekend specials and no deals during holidays.

MONDAY
½ Off @ Ski Sawmill, PA
$25 @ Ragged Mountain, NH
$35 @ Saddleback, ME

TUESDAY
$39 @ Okemo, VT
$35 @ Ski Roundtop, PA
$49 @ Mt. Sunapee, NH (includes lunch)
$18 @ Mt. Lacrosse, WI
$14 @ Mt. Hood Skibowl, OR (nights)
$39 @ Peek’n Peak, NY (free daycare)

WEDNESDAY
$10 @ Off Blue Mountain, PA
$53 @ Hunter Mountain, NY (includes ticket, rental, lesson, lunch)
½ Off @ Ski Denton, PA

THURSDAY
$25 @ Pebble Creek, ID
$35 @ Mt. Rose, NV
$20 @ Beech Mountain, NC

FRIDAY
$35 @ Shawnee Peak, ME

SPECIAL DAYS
2/5: $15 Bromley, VT (mothers only)
2/1:  FREE Ski Sawmill, PA

Did we leave any sweet deals out? Drop us a comment at our tip hotline.

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2009 Ski and Snowboard Expos/Shows http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2009/10/26/2009-ski-and-snowboard-exposshows/ http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2009/10/26/2009-ski-and-snowboard-exposshows/#respond Mon, 26 Oct 2009 07:57:30 +0000 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/?p=2604 sam2

Ski and snowboard expos are some of the best places to score pre-season deals. Some of the benefits:

  • Discounted gear
  • Deals on season passes
  • Free stickers/magazine subscriptions
  • Ski & snowboard flicks
  • FREE LIFT TICKETS

Not bad for an admission price tag that’s under $20. Here are the ones happening in your neck of the woods during October and November of 2009.

Windy City Ski & Snowboard Show
Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel and Convention Center, 1551 N. Thoreau Drive, Schaumburg, IL
October 23-25, 2009
Admission: $12
FREE LIFT TICKETS: 2 for 1 vouchers to Devil’s Head, Indianhead, and Raging Buffalo

Ottawa Ski, Snowboard & Travel Show
Lansdowne Park, Ottawa, ON
October 23-25, 2009
Admission: FREE

Ski Dazzle/The Los Angeles Ski Show and Snowboard Expo
Los Angeles Convention Center, 1201 S. Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA
October 29-November 1, 2009
Admission: $17
FREE LIFT TICKETS: FREE lift ticket voucher good at either Snow Summit or Bear Mountain
BONUS PROMO: Mammoth Mountain 2 for 1 midweek. Promo Code: MAMMOTH

Edmonton Ski & Snowboard Show
Northlands Expo Center, Edmonton, AB
October 31-November 1, 2009
Admission: $8

Portland SkiFever & Snowboard Show
Portland Convention Center
November 6-8, 2009
Admission: $12
FREE LIFT TICKETS: 2 for 1 lift tickets at each of the following ski areas: Mt. Hood Skibowl, Mt. Hood Meadows, Whistler, Timberline, Mission Ridge, Big White, Mt. Ashland, Hoodoo

Calgary Snowshow
Roundup Centre, Calgary, Alberta
November 7-8, 2009
Admission: $6

Albany Ski & Snowboard Expo
Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY
November 6-8, 2009
Admission: $8
FREE LIFT TICKETS: the first 500 paid admissions on Sunday will receive a FREE lift ticket to Mount Snow.

Ski Dazzle® The Chicago Ski Show & Snowboard Expo
Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, 5555 N. River Rd., Rosemont, IL
November 6-8, 2009
Admission: $12
FREE LIFT TICKETS: FREE lift ticket to Shanty Creek Resorts

Minnesota Ski & Snowboard Expo
Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, MN
November 6-8
Admission: $10 online/$12 at the door. 12 and under get in FREE

SF Ski and Snowboard Fest
Fort Mason Center’s Festival Pavilion
November 7-8, 2009
Admission: $15
Free Lift Tickets: FREE lift ticket good at one of the following: Dodge Ridge, Bear Valley, or Sierra Summit. 2 for 1 Mammoth midweek ticket.

San Diego SnowJam
Del Mar Fairgrounds, Del Mar, CA
November 13-15, 2009
Admission: $13 online/$15 at the door
FREE LIFT TICKETS: One voucher good for FREE lift ticket to Mountain High

Colorado Ski & Snowboard Expo
Colorado Convention Center, Hall A, 700 14th St., Denver, CO.
November 13-15, 2009
Admission: $1o online/$12 at the door

Ski Dazzle Bay Area Ski & Snowboard Show
San Jose McEnery Convention Center
November 13-15, 2009
Admission: $15
FREE LIFT TICKETS: Your choice  of 2 for 1/free tickets at one of the following six resorts: Bear Valley, Heavenly, Mt. Rose, Northstar-At-Tahoe, Sierra-At-Tahoe, Sierra Summit.
BONUS PROMO: Mammoth Mountain 2 for 1 midweek. Promo Code: MAMMOTH

Silicon Valley Ski And Board Festival
Santa Clara Convention Center
November 14-15, 2009
Admission: $15
FREE LIFT TICKETS: FREE lift ticket good at one of the following: Dodge Ridge, Bear Valley, or Sierra Summit. 2 for 1 Mammoth midweek ticket.

Las Vegas SnowJam
Cashman Center, Las Vegas, NV
November 20-22, 2009
Admission: $13 online/$15 at the door
FREE LIFT TICKETS: One voucher good for a FREE lift ticket to Brian Head.

Seattle SkiFever & Snowboard Show
Washington State Convention Center
November 20-22, 2009
Admission: $12
FREE LIFT TICKETS: 2 for 1 lift tickets at each of the following ski areas: Mission Ridge, Snoqualmie, Mt. Spokane, White Pass, Crystal, 49 Degrees North, Stevens Pass, Bluewood

Ski Dazzle Sacramento Ski and Snowboard Show
Cal Expo Center, 1600 Exposition Blvd., Sacramento, CA
November 21-22, 2009
Admission: $15
FREE LIFT TICKETS: 2-for-1 Super Lift Ticket™ (Details Here) to Alpine Meadows OR Heavenly Resort OR Kirkwood OR Northstar-at-Tahoe OR Sierra-at-Tahoe ● or you can choose a Free Lift Ticket to Alpine Meadows OR Dodge Ridge OR Homewood

The Boston Globe SnowSports Expo
Bayside Expo Center, Halls A & B, 200 Mt. Vernon St., Boston, MA
November 19-22, 2009
Admission: $10 online/$12 at the door


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Cheap Lift Tickets at End Of Season Parties http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2009/03/10/cheap-lift-tickets-at-8-spring-parties/ http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2009/03/10/cheap-lift-tickets-at-8-spring-parties/#respond Tue, 10 Mar 2009 21:27:45 +0000 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/?p=1415 party

Updated for the 2010 Ski/Snowboard Season!

Spring is the time when the resorts bust out all the party stops. Free concerts and pond skimming and fireworks. There’s a gala every weekend from mid-March until the end of the season.

But which ones actually have ticket deals? Here’s the rundown of the best events coming this spring. A word of warning: You might have get dressed up. But it’s worth it to save some cash. Right?

March 17, 2010:  Mad River Glen, VT
A St. Patrick’s Day special. Wear greeen and get hooked up with a $17 ticket.

March 20 and 21, 2010 :Bromley, VT
It’s Spring Fling Weekend. Lots of events like a card board box derby, pond skimming, and most important — $39 tickets on Saturday and Sunday.

March 21, 2010: Shawnee Mountain, PA
Those in cosutme receive a FREE lift ticket. There’s a costume parade and judging with prizes so don’t screw around.

March 21 and 22, 2010: Ski Brule, MI
Wear a costume and get ½ off tickets on both Saturday and Sunday. There is also going to be a petting zoo (weird), an egg toss (strange), and snow bowling (totally awesome).

March 20th, 2010: Mt. Rose, NV
The Dummy Downhill is back on. Whip up a costumed mechanical freak and get 4 free tickets for your hard work.

April 1, 2010: Waterville Valley, NH
No joke. Show up and ski or ride for $1. We love it.

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Deals of the Week: 2/5 – 2/11 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2009/02/02/deals-of-the-week-25-211/ http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2009/02/02/deals-of-the-week-25-211/#comments Mon, 02 Feb 2009 13:00:33 +0000 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/?p=1045 It’s another Monday morning and you’re already thinking about the upcoming weekend of skiing. Don’t worry.  We’ve got your fix right here. Plenty of deals this week.  If you don’t mind dressing up like a woman.  

PICKS OF THE WEEK

Thursday, Feb 5 @ Liberty, PA: Another dose of customer appreciation. $15 ticket from Ski Chalet.

Friday, Feb 6 @ Bromley, VT: Moms! Show a picture of your kid and get a $15 ticket

Friday, Feb 6 @ Mt. Spokane, WA: Ride FREE with your Toyota. Don’t have one? Maybe this article will help.  

Saturday, Feb 7 @ Mt. Rose, NV: $10 ticket for guys when you dress like a woman.  Don’t forget about the “drag race.” 

Sunday, Feb 8 @ Wolf Creek, CO: $31 ticket on their Local Appreciation Day.

Mon & Tues, Feb 10-11 @ Homewood, CA: 29 Days for $29 continues.  We love this promotion.   

Monday, Feb 9-12 @ Sierra, CA: $35 tickets during Snowsports Week.

Monday, Feb 9 @ Ski Sawmill, PA: Men get to ski FREE for the day. And you don’t have to get dressed up. 

Tuesday, Feb 10 @ Schweitzer, ID: It’s a twofer Tuesday.  Don’t live in Idaho?  Can’t go on Tuesday? Here are all the 2 for 1 deals on the East Coast and the West Coast.  

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Deals of the Week: 1/22 – 1/28 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2009/01/19/deals-of-the-week-122-128/ http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2009/01/19/deals-of-the-week-122-128/#respond Mon, 19 Jan 2009 20:35:05 +0000 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/?p=919 Another week at the Snow Junkies office, and another pile of deals.  We added Diamond Peak, Lookout Pass, and Canaan Resort to our growing list of resorts that give free tickets on your birthday.  But let’s get down to business.  Here are this week’s best deals.  

Thursday, Jan 22 @ Wisp Resort, MD: Let’s kick off the week with a $10 ticket to Wisp. Pick up in advance.

Thursday, Jan 22 @ Beech Mountain, NC: It’s ladies’ day every Thursday at Beech which means a free ticket–one of the many specials for women skiers and riders around the US.  

Friday, Jan 23 @ Wildcat, NH: We love parties. Especially ones with $9 lift tickets.

Friday, Jan 23 @ Silver Mountain, ID: Drive up in a Toyota and get a free ticket.

Friday, Jan 23 @ Elk Mountain, PA: Here’s a $20 ticket to Elk Mountain from local ski shop Salters.

Saturday, Jan 24 @ Cranmore, NH: Drive a hybrid? Bring it to Cranmore and get a free lift ticket.

Sunday, Jan 25 @ Northstar-at-Tahoe, CA: The Sierra Avalanche Center fundraiser will hook you up with a $40 discounted ticket.

Tuesday, Jan 27 @ Mad River Glen, VT: MRG rolls back ticket prices to their 1948 rate of $3.50.

Tue & Wed, Jan 27-28 @ Mt. Rose, NV: Another SAC event. This one with a $35 ticket.

Wednesday, Jan 28 @ Wolf Creek, CO: It’s Local Appreciation Day with $31 tickets. Not a local? No problem. No ID required.


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Top 50 Lift Ticket Deals for 2009 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2009/01/06/top-50-lift-ticket-deals-for-2009/ http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2009/01/06/top-50-lift-ticket-deals-for-2009/#respond Tue, 06 Jan 2009 22:17:28 +0000 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/?p=748

Hey! These are deals from the 2009/2009 ski season. We’re working on a brand new spanking list for 2010. In the meantime, check out the best deals so far from this season right here.

Happy New Year Snow Junkies.  It’s going to be a busy four months.  Lots of snow left to ride and tons of deals popping up.  Our gift to you in 2009 is 50 of our favorite lift ticket deals coming up in the next four months.  

Our resolution:  Never pay full price for a lift ticket.   

TOP 50 LIFT TICKET DEALS

1. Fly into Utah, get a free lift ticket for that day at the Canyons, Park City, or Deer Valley.  

2. Diesel Days at Cranmore. Drive in your hybrid and get a free ticket on 1/24 and 3/21.

3. 29 days for $29 at Homewood during the rest of the season.

4. Ride locally.  Almost every mountain offers a deal to local residents.

5. Get a face full of pow with the Pow Pow Platter. One ticket each to Winter Park, Copper, and Steamboat for $129.

6. Get $25 tickets for helping out schools in Truckee, California. Discounted tickets for Sugar Bowl, Northstar, Homewood, Squaw, and Alpine Meadows.

7. Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Wear green to Mad River Glen and get a $17 dollar ticket on 3/17.  No green? Head over to Waterville who will still give you a $17 ticket.

8. The Snow Junkies Deal Calendar.  We’ve got one for New England, Mid-Atlantic, West Coast, and the Rockies. Every deal we could scrounge up on the web.  

9. Non-holiday Sunday afternoons. Lots of resorts give a deeply discounted ticket after all the tourists head home.

10. Steal a Toyota and ride for free in the Northwest at Toyota Ski Free Days.

11. Might as well fill up that Toyota at Shell and get a 2 for 1 voucher good at 28 resorts.

12. If you’re heading out to Tahoe, you absolutely need to pick up a Tahoe Card.

13. Ski Anthony Lakes celebrates their last day on 4/19 with a free ticket when you bring in a food donation.

14. Pinheads get their own day at Saddleback. Ride for $25 every Tuesday.

15. Liftopia is awesome. Grab a discounted lift ticket and save some cash.

16. Ladies ski free on 2/2 at Ski Sawmill. Don’t worry fellas. You can ski for free at Sawmill on 2/9. As long as you dress up like a woman. No questions.

17. Make any purchase at a Treasure Valley Chevron (gum anyone?) and get $10 night tickets, $10 rentals, and $10 lessons at Bogus Basin.  

18. Move to New Hampshire and become a local. Okemo, Ascutney, Tenny, and Mt. Sunapee all hook you up when you flash a NH driver’s license.

19. Bridger Bowl’s birthday is on 1/16. Stuff four people into a car and everyone gets $15 tickets.

20. Help promote avalanche awareness in California by buying a discounted ticket from SAC.

21. Ski Wisp Mountain on 1/22 for $10.

22. Or save a dollar and ski Wildcat for $9 on 1/23.

23. Ride on any Tuesday. We call it the Day of Deals. Tuesday has the best ticket prices of the week and the most deals. Our calendar doesn’t lie.

24. Bust out your neon pants on 3/28 for Retro Day at Magic Mountain…and a $35 ticket.

25. April Fools! Ski for $1 at Waterville, 1/2 off at Mad River Glen, or 2 for 1 at Bromley.

26. Ski Butternut lets you ride for $20 every single day in April, including weekends.

27. Ride free on your birthday. Because it’s your special day.

28. Ski Mt. Hood Skibowl for free on 3/20 when you bring four cans of food.

29. Stop by Pinnacle Sports and grab a cheap ticket for their Customer Appreciation Days.

30. Dress up in any costume at Shawnee and get a free ticket on 3/22.

31. Hey ladies! Most areas offer a midweek ladies specials. Check the calendar to find one.

32. Roll back the clock at Mad River with $3.50 tickets on 1/27 or Cranmore with $3.30 tix on 1/9.

33. East Coasters — make sure you’re hitting all the 2 for 1 deals in New England.

34. Cram as many people into your vehicle and carpool to the mountain.  Go Mother Nature!  

35. $9.93 tickets at Jack Frost on 1/9 for a radio station promo.

36. Boston college kids can pile into a Zipcar and take it to Waterville in January. $30 tickets and free rentals.

37. Get a business card and take advantage of Business Person Day during the midweek.

38. Never been on the hill? January is Learn to Ski and Ride Month. 23 states offering super deals on tickets, rentals, and lessons.

39. Grab a button from the Point and get cheap days in Vermont.

40. You already know about the fifty gallon drums of peanut butter you can get at Costco, but did you know they also sell discounted lift tickets?

41. Test drive a Chevy and get a free lift ticket to Alpine Meadows.  Sounds easy enough.    

42. Frequency Card at Big Sky. $130 dollars gets you seven free days at the end of the season…and it has been dumping out there all year.  

43. Bromley hooks mothers up on 2/6 with a $15 ticket…or ski with two kids on Fridays for only $75.

44. More gas station hookups.  Buy 10 gallons of gas at Phillips 66, get a 2 for 1 voucher good at Monarch, Copper, Powderhorn, or Winter Park. 

45. The Weekend Xtender at Mt. Rose gives you Monday or Friday free when you pay for Saturday and Sunday.  Or to break it down — $128 for three days.  

46. Discounted tickets in the West if you belong to REI.

47. Pico Mountain has E-specials on their site. This week they’re selling 24 tickets for $24 each.

48. Ski Chalet customer appreciation days: Thursday 1/15 $2 Timberline, WV; Thursday 1/22 $10 Wisp, Md; Thursday 2/5 $15 Liberty Mtn, PA; Thursday 2/12 Whitetail, PA $15. 

49. The Zumiez bonus pack is a steal for $25.  Comes with a 2 for 1 at Heavenly, t-shirt, and a DVD. Gift the goodies, keep the twofer for yourself.  You deserve it.    

50. The Snow Junkies.  Enough said.  

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