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Saddleback – 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 Maine Ski Area Lift Ticket Deals 2010-2011 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2010/11/26/maine-ski-area-lift-ticket-deals-2010-2011/ http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2010/11/26/maine-ski-area-lift-ticket-deals-2010-2011/#respond Fri, 26 Nov 2010 23:31:45 +0000 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/?p=4760

These deals were last updated: November 26, 2010

Big Rock

  • Tin Mountain Roundup 12/18/10 — Bring three cans of food and get a 1/2 price ticket.

Black Mountain

  • FREE Friday Ski Nights — Every Friday night from 1/28/2011 thru 2/18/2011.

Lost Valley

  • Monday Bring a Wicket Day — Show lift ticket from any Maine ski area and get an $18.00 lift ticket.
  • Twofer Tuesday and Wednesday — Buy one all day ticket for $24.00 and get the other one free.
  • Saturday Teen Night — $12.00 lift tickets $12.00 Rentals 5-9 PM.

Mt. Abram

  • Twofer Thursday — Every Thursday throughout the season will be 2 for 1 lift ticket Deal.
  • $75 Carload Fridays — Price includes a ticket for each passenger legally seated in a passenger car, SUV or minivan. No buses or large vans. Pull up front of ticket center and send one representative; our staff will then come out and verify eligibility.

Saddleback

  • Wednesday Bring a Friend — 2nd ticket costs $10
  • Sunday Maine Residents — $29 (1st Sunday of each month)

Shawnee Peak

  • Monday Carload Dayz: — Pack your car full of friends, get to the mountain before 11am and everyone in the car gets a lift ticket for just $79
  • Tuesday Twofer Day — 2 for 1 lift tickets
  • Wednesday Family Day — Buy 1 adult ticket, get a junior for just $10
  • Thursday Men’s Day — Lift ticket only $34
  • Friday Ladies Day — Lift ticket and lunch for $34
  • Saturday Family Deal Day — Four family members ski for $175
  • Sunday Deal: Ski or ride Sunday afternoon for just $28!
  • Members of the Military – Show your military ID (active, retired, dependent) and receive $10 off the price of your lift ticket. $5 Off $25 Sunday Afternoon tickets. Also receive $19 rentals!
  • College Students – Purchase your Shawnee Peak College Card ($7 One-time fee) and get $10 off every ticket you purchase this season.
  • Kids 5 and Under Ski Free – With Paying adult. Simply visit the Ticket Window.
  • Lil Pine Surface lift – Tickets are $13. Get access to the Newly-expanded surface carpet lift and Lil Pine Beginner area! $13 Ticket price can be applied to the price of a full-day ticket.
  • Fill Er Up and Save! – Show your gas receipt from Cobble Pond Farms Sunoco on Route 302 in Center Conway! When you show your gas receipt from this store, you get $10 off the price of your total lift ticket purchase! Your receipt must have been obtained within the last 48 hours prior to your lift ticket purchase. No Black Out Dates!
  • AAA and CAA (Canadian Automobile Association) Members – Show your AAA Card at the ticket window and get discounts off tickets! $6 off adult full-day or mid-day tickets.

Sugarloaf

  • Tin Mountain Round Up 11/27/10 thrue 11/28/10 — $30 lift ticket for 3 cans of food
  • Maine Days Wednesday — Maine residents can ski or ride for just $39 every Wednesday except 12/29/10 and 2/23/11.
  • Maine Family Sundays — Each member of a Maine Family can ski or ride for just $39 or receive a $39 Learn to Ski/Ride Clinic for ages 7 and up on every Sunday in January, except 1/17/11. A family is defined as a minimum of one adult and one child under 18. Valid Maine ID is required.
  • College Snowfest Week 1/3/11 thru 1/7/11 — Lift tickets are just $39 for college students.
  • Military Discount — $10 off lift ticket rates to U.S. Military personnel.M

Sunday River

  • Sunday, 12/5/10: Dress in a full Santa costume and you can ski or ride for free.
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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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Deals of the Week: 2/19 – 2/25 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2009/02/17/deals-of-the-week-219-225/ http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2009/02/17/deals-of-the-week-219-225/#respond Tue, 17 Feb 2009 23:48:24 +0000 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/?p=1256 Another crowded President’s Day has passed and the slopes have returned to us snow junkies — as well as all of our favorite weekly deals. We’ve got our Picks of the Week followed by Liftopia specials, including a $12 ticket to New Hampshire. We also found some savings Utah and Canada in our New Deals section.

PICKS OF THE WEEK

Monday-Friday, Feb 16-20 @ Kirkwood, CA: It’s Sno-Bama week! $44 tickets to Kirkwood with a coupon from Snowbomb. 

Friday, Feb 20 @ Squaw Valley, CA: Furlough Friday is still on. $30 lift ticket for state workers that have been forced to take a three day weekend. 

Friday, Feb 20 @ Lookout Pass, ID: The latest resort to jump on board with a FREE ticket for owning a Toyota. 

Sunday, Feb 22 @ New England: Did you catch our article about Sunday afternoon deals? 

Monday, Feb 23 @ Blue Mountain, PA: $24.95 ticket from Buckmans ski shop. These guys really appreciate their customers.   

Tuesday, Feb 24 @ Mt. Bachelor, OR: One of the newer midweek deals. Go online and pick up a ticket for Tuesday-Thursday for only $29. 

Tuesday, Feb 24 @ Grand Targhee, WY: We can verify that the Shell 2 for 1 coupon works like a charm.  2 tickets for $35 instead of the daily rate of $75. 

Tuesday, Feb 24 @ Blue Knob, PA: It’s called Super Tuesday which means $20 tickets and nothing to do with politics.

Wednesday, Feb 25, @ Wolf Creek, CO: Show up and get a $31 ticket. 

Wednesday, Feb 25 @ Saddleback, ME: Are you a man? Do you like to save money? How about a $25 ticket every Wednesday? Have you had enough questions?   

LIFTOPIA.COM DEALS OF THE WEEK

Wildcat (New England)
Price: $40.58 (save 38%), Sun, 02/22/09
Price: $33.42 (save 49%), Mon-Fri 2/23/09-2/27/09
Price: $28.99 (save 55%), Sun 3/1/09

Smuggler’s Notch (Vermont)
Price: $44.99 (save 27%), Tue-Thu 2/24/09-2/26/09

Shawnee Mountain (Poconos, PA)
Price: $23.99 (save 52%!), Wed, 02/25/09

Moonlight Basin (Montana)
Price: $39.90 (save 11%!), Tue-Wed 2/24/09-2/25/09

The Canyons Canyons (Utah)
Price: $66.99 (save 17%!), Mon-Fri 2/23/09-2/27/09

Plattekill (New York/New Jersey)
Price: $35.00 (save 30%!), Wed-Thu 02/18/09-2/19/09

Purgatory at Durango (Colorado)
Price: $43.99 (save 29%!), Wed-Fri 02/18/09-2/20/09

Arapahoe Basin (Colorado)
Price: $46.99 (save 28%!), Mon-Thu 2/23/09-2/27/09

Crested Butte (Colorado)
Price: $63.00 (save 23%!), Sat-Sun 2/21/09-2/22/09
Price: $52.00 (save 37%!), Mon-Thu 2/23/09-2/27/09

Ragged Mountain (New England)
Price: $12.00 (save 76%!), Wed 2/25/09

NEW DEALS THIS WEEK

Mid-Atlantic: Bellayre Mountain, NY is offering a season pass for the second half of the season.  The sweet part is that the pass is pro-rated so the price keeps dropping through March.  

West Canada: It’s called the Day for Dudes at Mount Washington, BC. $62 gets you a lift ticket, a non-boring lesson, and hot chicks at apres-ski.  

Rocky Mountains: Here’s a good one for Utah. Pick up a loyalty card from Maverik gas stations and get a $29 twilight ticket to Brighton on Thursdays. 

New England: Killington, VT is selling 2 day tickets for $100 for 3/21-3/22 as part of their anniversary special.

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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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