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Shawnee Peak – 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 Carpool Lift Ticket Specials for 2011 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2011/01/11/carpool-lift-ticket-specials-for-2011/ http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2011/01/11/carpool-lift-ticket-specials-for-2011/#comments Wed, 12 Jan 2011 01:35:27 +0000 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/?p=5250 There’s all sorts of deals for loading up your vehicle this winter. Here are just a few places that reward your greenie ways.

Shanty Creek, MI: Sardine Special. Everyone in for one price, no matter how you cram into a vehicle. Dates and costs are $100 on Jan. 8 and Feb. 5, $90 on Jan. 18.

Crystal Mountain, MI: 5-for-Fridays. Five people can ski for $50 on Dec. 10, Jan. 7 and March 11.

Shawnee Peak, ME: Mondays $79/carload
Mondays are Carload Dayz at Shawnee. Get to the mountain before 11am and everyone in the car gets a lift ticket for $79. Everyone must be riding legally. Special $99 Carload Dayz price on February 28, 2011.

Ragged Mountain, NH: Monday $119/carload
Bring a carload of people to ‘get ragged’ and the whole car skis for $119 (up to 6 passengers). Only good on non-holiday Mondays.

Mt. Abram, ME: Fridays $75/carload
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.No special pricing during Christmas holiday week, MLK weekend, and President’s weekend.

Araphoe Basin, CO: 20% off every day
Carpool to The Legend with four or more people and receive discounted lift tickets at the window. Find a ride at www.skicarpool.com

Bridger Bowl, MT: $15 Lift Tickets Jan 14, 2011
Get three or more people and get $15 tickets for Bridger’s 56th birthday.

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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.


  • 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.


  • 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.

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

$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)

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

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

$35 @ Shawnee Peak, ME

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: 2/26 – 3/4 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2009/02/23/deals-of-the-week-226-34/ http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2009/02/23/deals-of-the-week-226-34/#respond Mon, 23 Feb 2009 22:22:51 +0000 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/?p=1302 Tons of powder around the country as we head into March. Vermont gets a major dump, it’s puking snow in the West, and we couldn’t be more excited. The Snow Junkies purchased our Mobile Command Post this week. Or as civilians would call it — an RV. We’re testing it out this weekend at Lost Trail on the Idaho border. Pictures and a full report coming soon. But for now, here’s a dose of cheap tickets around the country.


Thursday, Feb 26 @ Ski Berkshire East, MA: Lots of weekly specials at this tiny Mass ski area starting with a $20 ticket for state residents every Thursday.

Thursday, Feb 26 @ Powder Mountain, UT: $40 ticket when you help out a local charity with a pair of brand new socks.

Thursday, Feb 26 @ New England: The ski areas have been blessed by the snow gods. Grab a great deal by checking our calendar.

Friday, Feb 27 @ Buena Vista, MN: It’s another Crazy 8 Friday nights starring $8 lift ticket, $8 ski rental, $8 tubing, and an $18 snowboard rental.

Saturday, Feb 28 @ Cannonsburg, MI: Bring in two cans of food and get a $15 night ticket

Sunday, Feb 28 @ Shawnee Peak, ME: Here’s a great deal — get a $33 ticket when you show a Saturday lift ticket from any other ski area.

Sunday, Mar 1 @ Massanutten, VA: Flash your Subaru car keys at the ticket window and save $20 per person on a lift ticket. The discount is valid for the entire family.

Monday, Mar 2 @ Whaleback, NH: The Whale is extending its Throw Back Monday until the end of the season. That’s a 1970 ticket for only $7!


New England: The Killington DealGrabber is in full swing. Buy in advance and get tickets under $50!

Mid-Atlantic: We just came across this Snow Day card. It costs $10 and gets 2 for 1 deals at 6 ski areas.

West Coast: Mt. Bachelor is offering a Buy 2 Days, Get 2 Free. Sounds good to us.

New England: Sugarbush has all sorts of goodies for their 50th anniversary. A $50 twofer. Dinner for 2 for $50. Two person private lesson for $50.  You get the idea.

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Lift Ticket Deals for Dudes http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2009/02/18/lift-ticket-deals-for-dudes/ Wed, 18 Feb 2009 21:39:21 +0000 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/?p=1275 Get a ride with TJ and Dex!

Get a ride with TJ and Dex!

We’ve covered all the hookups that ladies get discounts on the ski hill. That led us to wonder: How about discounts for the fellas? Can’t say it was an easy task to track these down, but here are the resorts that give guys a cheap ticket.


$15 @ McCauley Mountain, NY


$25 @ Pebble Creek, ID

$12 Nights @ Nordic Mountain, WI


$25 @ Alpine Valley, WI

$ 14 Afternoon @ Holiday Mountain, NY


$40 Shawnee Peak, ME (with lunch)


March 8-12, 2010 Blue Mountain, PA: $39 Tickets for Men

Easy Like Sunday Afternoon http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2009/02/05/easy-like-sunday-afternoon/ http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2009/02/05/easy-like-sunday-afternoon/#respond Thu, 05 Feb 2009 22:08:26 +0000 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/?p=997 How about this for a plan next weekend? Go hard on Friday and Saturday, then sleep in Sunday morning. Once you’re done with a lesiurely checkout around noon, hit up one of the following ski areas for a sweet Sunday afternoon deal.

$20 Afternoon @ King Pine, NH (map)
Enjoy discount lift tickets after 12:30 PM on non-holiday Sunday afternoons… no lines, just great skiing

$20 Afternoon NH Residents @ Tenney Mountain, NH (map)
Any New Hampshire resident can ski or ride Sundays* for just $20 for adults and $10 for teens and juniors. Valid after 12:30 p.m.with valid NH I.D. All daily specials are valid except these designated holiday periods: Dec 25th – 31st (Christmas Vacation Week) Jan 17th – 19th (Martin Luther King Weekend) Feb 14th – 22nd (President’s Vacation Week)

$20 Afternoons @ Schweitzer Mountain Resort, ID (map)
Every Sunday* during the 2008.2009 season, we’re offering afternoon 1/2 day lift tickets for $20! Tickets go on sale at 12:30 and are good from 1pm to close! Includes Junior, Adult, College and Senior Tickets. * Sunday Solution not valid on December 28, 2008; January 18, 2009 or February 15, 2009. Not valid with other discounts or offers.

$25 Afternoon @ Shawnee Peak, ME (map)
Ski or ride Sunday afternoon for just $25! Noon – 4:30pm. Add rental equipment for just $23! Sunday Offers Exclude Holiday Sundays including: 12/28/08, 1/18/09, 2/15/09

$25 Afternoon @ Wildcat Mountain, NH (map)
Sunday Afternoon Cruise Ski & ride from Noon – Close. Purrrfect. CLOSED:Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 27, 2008) and Christmas Day (Dec. 25, 2008) HOLIDAYS: Dec. 25, 2008 – Jan. 4, 2009 Jan. 17 – 19, 2009 Feb. 14 – 22, 2009

$25 Local Afternoons @ Northstar at Tahoe Resort, CA (map)
Local Resident – $25 Lift Ticket In appreciation of our local community residents, all Reno, Sparks, Verdi, Fallon, North Lake Tahoe, Incline Village and Truckee residents are eligible for a $25 lift ticket commencing at 12:00 p.m. every Sunday, excluding blackout dates, beginning Sunday, January 4, 2009. Purchase at any Northstar ticket window. Local Driver’s License required at time of purchase. One ticket per person, per day. Available Dates: Offer valid Sundays only, January 4, 2009 through end of season. Excluding blackout dates January 18, 2009 and February 15, 18 & 22, 2009.
$27 Afternoon VT/NH Residents @ Ascutney Mountain, VT (map)
Vermont and New Hampshire residents ski and ride for $27 Sunday and Friday afternoons beginning at 12:30 p.m. Proof of residency is required.

$29 Afternoons @ Bromley, VT (map)
Sunday Afternoon Passport – $29 all ages, good 12:30 through 4:00 p.m. (not available during Holiday Periods)

$32 Afternoon NH Residents @ Mt. Sunapee, NH (map)
New Hampshire residents can take advantage of super savings on Sunday afternoons at Mount Sunapee. Residents of New Hampshire can ski or ride every Sunday from 12:00-4:00 p.m. for just $32. Proof of residency is required. Excludes holiday periods. All daily specials are valid except on holiday periods. Holiday Periods: Friday, December 26, 2008 – Friday, January 2, 2009 Saturday, January 17, 2009 – Monday, January 19, 2009 Saturday, February 14, 2009 – Friday, February 20, 2009
$35 Afternoons @ Mad River Glen, Fayston, VT (map)
Sunday Afternoon Half-day Special Ski every Sunday afternoon for only $35. Not available during holiday periods.
$35 VT/NH @ Okemo, VT (map)
This Sunday Solution for VT/NH residents is just $35 for all ages (non-holiday) and is valid Sunday mornings from 8 am to 1:30. Proof of residency in the form of a valid VT/NH driver’s license, hunting/fishing license, or voter registration card must be presented at the time of purchase. Kids 6 & under are FREE. VT/NH Sunday Solution will be offered on all but the following Sundays: December 28, 2008; January 18, 2009 and February 15, 2009

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Ski Deals for Carpooling http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2008/12/22/ski-deals-carpooling/ http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2008/12/22/ski-deals-carpooling/#respond Tue, 23 Dec 2008 06:33:39 +0000 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/?p=582 Carpoolin

Carpooling is awesome. It saves gas money, as well as vehicle wear and tear. It alleviates traffic. It helps keep the Earth clean.

Oh, and some resorts will give you some sweet deals for stuffing you and all your friends (and all their) gear into one ride. We dug up nine resorts offering perks for leaving your car at home. Click on the orange links to get more information.

Shawnee Peak, ME: Mondays $75/carload
Mondays are Carload Dayz at Shawnee. Get to the mountain before 11am and everyone in the car gets a lift ticket for $75. Everyone must be riding legally.

Ragged Mountain, NH: Wednesday $99/carload
Bring a carload of people to ‘get ragged’ and the whole car skis for $99 (up to 8 passengers). Only good on non-holiday Wednesdays.

Mt. Abram, ME: Fridays $75/carload
Best reason we’ve found to skip work/school and start the weekend early. No special pricing during Christmas holiday week, MLK weekend, and President’s weekend.

Jiminy Peak, MA: FREE Ticket/4 person carpool
This only takes place on January 9-10. Fill out the online coupon, arrive before 10am with 4 or more people in the car, and a ticket from last year to get one FREE ticket.

Araphoe Basin, CO: Discounted tickets
Carpool up the dreaded I-70 with four or more people and receive discounted lift tickets at the window. Can’t find a ride? Check out www.skicarpool.com

Snow Summit & Bear Mountain, CA: Discounted tickets
Check online for special carpool days (none listed yet). Typical deal is cars with two or more people get 10% off tickets, rentals, and food. Each site has an excellent rideshare board.

Waterville Valley, NH: All Season / Discounted Tickets
Pick up a car from Zipcar, a carsharing service, drive to Waterville and everyone in the car gets a $15 discount off lift tickets and $28 rentals.

Aspen Highlands, CO: All Season/ Free Parking
High Occupancy Vehicles (4 or more People) park for FREE at Aspen Highlands.

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Deals Of The Week: 12/18-12/24 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2008/12/18/deals-of-the-week-1218-1224/ http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2008/12/18/deals-of-the-week-1218-1224/#respond Thu, 18 Dec 2008 21:29:48 +0000 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/?p=545 Welcome to the Christmas edition of Deals of the Week.  This week we’re dropping free tickets under the tree.  Got some great early season deals that reward you for carpooling, donating food… or for dressing up as Santa.  

Also be sure to check out our spanking new calendar.  You can find all the weekly specials, and information on any of the lift ticket deals that we’ve listed below.  Happy Hunting!  

Deals of the Week for December 18th through December 24th

12/18 Okemo, VT: $39 lift ticket on select Thursdays during the season.

12/19 Moonlight Basin, MT:  FREE TICKET when you bring in 15 cans or one frozen turkey.

12/20 Sunday River, ME:  FREE NIGHT SKIING to celebrate the opening of the chondola.  You might even get a chance to meet the governer of Maine. 

12/20 Blue Hills, MA: SKI FREE when you dress up like Santa.  It’s totally not creepy that you own a Santa suit.  Seriously.  

12/20 & 12/21 Jiminy Peak, MA: FREE TICKET when you carpool with three other people.  There’s only one ticket per car.  

12/22 Shawnee Peak, ME: Only $99 per carload…and you can bring a large SUV.  So find your rich friend and load that gas guzzling monster full.

12/24 Camelback Mountain, PA: FREE TICKET when you dress up like Santa! 

12/24 Greek Peak, NY: FREE TICKET with one non-perishable food item.  This has got to be the cheapest food=ticket deal we’ve seen yet.

Have fun out there on the slopes.  Especially if you’re dressed up like Santa.

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Two For One Lift Tickets: East Coast Edition http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2008/12/16/two-for-one-lift-tickets-east-coast-edition/ http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/2008/12/16/two-for-one-lift-tickets-east-coast-edition/#respond Tue, 16 Dec 2008 18:15:41 +0000 http://www.thesnowjunkies.com/?p=479 2 for 1. The Twofer. Whatever you want to call it, it’s always a good deal to split one lift ticket between two snow junkies. Here are ten New England resorts hooking you up with weekly deals all season long. As always, there are blackout dates around big holiday periods. Click on the links below to get all the details.

Lost Valley: Tuesday and Wednesday
Mt. Abram: Thursday
Shawnee Peak: Tuesday

Crotched Mountain: Tuesday
Gunstock: Monday
King Pine: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Mount Sunapee: Wednesday
Waterville Valley: Monday, Friday (Starts 1/5/09)
Wildcat: Wednesday

Ascutney: Tuesday
Mad River, Bromley, Jay Peak, Bolton: Mon-Thu w/ coupon from Otter Creek 

Know any other Twofer deals out there? Let us know at tips@thesnowjunkies.com.

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