INTRAWEST UNVEILS COMPLETE LINE-UP OF 2009-2010 SEASON PASSES
NEW – Introducing the Special Rocky Mountain Super Pass Plus College Pass
Second Year of the Patriot Pass for Military Personnel
Rocky Mountain Super Pass Plus $399 Sale Price EXTENDED through April 24, 2009
Winter Park, Copper Mountain, Steamboat Springs, CO – April 20, 2009 – The complete line-up of 2009-2010 season passes for three of Colorado’s favorite resorts – Winter Park, Copper Mountain and Steamboat – are now available at the lowest prices for the season starting April 20, 2009. The variety of pass products offer something for everyone and provide exceptional value for guests eager to hit the bumps at Winter Park/Mary Jane, tear up Copper’s phenomenal back bowls and find themselves waist-deep in Steamboat’s Champagne Powder® snow next season. New this year, Intrawest is making it easy for all guests to experience Colorado powder by purchasing their season passes through the all-new web portal, www.skicolorado.com. For a limited time, season passes can be secured for $49 down, with the remainder due mid-September 2009*.
“Winter Park, Copper Mountain and Steamboat have teamed up to offer a variety of pass products that deliver value when our guests are feeling the effects of the current economic environment,” Intrawest Chief Marketing Officer Andy Wirth said. “We have unveiled our full line-up of pass products, allowing guests to purchase the type of pass that best suits their needs. Additionally, skiers and riders, regardless of where they live, are now able to purchase the Rocky Mountain Super Pass Plus via www.skicolorado.com.”
“We’ve also extended the availability of the specially-priced $399 Rocky Mountain Super Pass Plus due to an overwhelmingly positive response.” Wirth continues, “Clearly, skiers and riders, both state and worldwide, are responding favorably to the incredible value this pass affords – but its availability at this special price will end on Friday, April 24, 2009.”
The Rocky Mountain Super Pass Plus provides unlimited access to Winter Park Resort and Copper Mountain, with an additional six full days at Steamboat (no blackouts), as well as free skiing or riding at Steamboat Friday afternoons. For those avid skiers who want to follow all the storms next season, the Rocky Mountain Ultimate Pass offers unlimited access to all three resorts. As an additional benefit, for every adult Ultimate Pass purchased, families will receive one child’s (12-and-under) Ultimate Pass FREE. The Rocky Mountain Super Pass will continue to provide unlimited access to Winter Park Resort and Copper Mountain, and individual resort season passes are also available for purchase.
Passholders will enjoy access to a combined total of 432 trails, 8,493 acres, and over 9,300 vertical feet of terrain, including: Steamboat’s incredibly light Champagne Powder® snow and world-class family programs; Mary Jane’s world-renowned moguls and Winter Park’s extraordinary alpine bowl and backcountry Cirque; Copper’s first indoor/outdoor ski and snowboard camp on the planet – Woodward at Copper – and much more..
Rocky Mountain Super Pass Plus – $399 Adult / $309 Teen (13-17) / $209 Child (6-12) / $239 Senior (70 +)
Sale price extended through April 24, save $40 over last years introductory price! Enjoy unlimited skiing and riding at Winter Park Resort and Copper Mountain as well as six unrestricted days, plus free Friday afternoons, starting at 12:30 p.m., to be used throughout the season at Steamboat.
Rocky Mountain Super Pass – $399 Adult / $309 Teen (13-17) / $209 Child (6-12)
For the best of both worlds, the Rocky Mountain Super Pass offers unlimited skiing/riding at Winter Park and Copper.
Rocky Mountain Ultimate Pass – $919 Adult / $519 Teen (13-17) / $309 Child (6-12) / $389 Senior
(70 +) / $30 (5-and-under) Unrestricted, unsurpassed – the Rocky Mountain Ultimate Pass combines unlimited skiing and riding at Steamboat, Winter Park and Copper Mountain, plus a FREE child (6-12) Ultimate Pass with each adult Rocky Mountain Ultimate Pass purchase.
Copper Season Pass – $359 Adult (18-69)
Unlimited access to Copper’s naturally divided terrain, famed back bowls and Woodward at Copper – the first indoor/outdoor ski and snowboard camp on the planet.
Winter Park Season Pass – $369 Adult (18-69)
Unlimited access to Winter Park’s cruisers and Mary Jane’s famous bumps.
Steamboat Season Pass – $879 Adult (18-69)
Unrestricted access to Steamboat’s legendary Champagne Powder® Snow and incredible trees. Available at $879, the lowest level in nearly a decade, until June 1 by calling 877-237-2628 or visiting www.steamboat.com/seasonpass. For a limited time, season passes can be secured for $100 down, with the remainder due in October 2009.
Copper Four Pass – $119
Ski or ride four days of your choice at Copper Mountain and receive four Friends and Family discounted lift tickets valid anytime during the season. New this year, no blackout dates! Renew online at www.skicolorado.com or purchase a new Four Pass in person at select Front Range Christy Sports stores.
Winter Park Four Pass – $129
Enjoy four days at Winter Park/Mary Jane and receive four Friends and Family discounted lift tickets valid anytime during the season. Blackout dates do apply, Dec. 27 – 31, 2009. Renew online at www.skicolorado.com or purchase a new Four Pass in person at select Front Range Christy Sports stores.
College Pass – $309
NEW! Full time college students are eligible to purchase the Rocky Mountain Super Pass Plus at a discounted price when they present a valid college ID and current schedule. Purchases must be made in person at participating Front Range Christy Sports locations though May 31, 2009. Discounted pricing valid through April 27, 2009.
Military Patriot Pass – RMSP+ $229 Adult (13-69) / $114 Child (6-12) / RMSP $219 Adult (13-69) /
$104 Child (6-12)
Members of the military may purchase the Rocky Mountain Super Pass Plus or the Rocky Mountain Super Pass starting April 27 at Colorado military bases. Requires Department of Defense Military ID.
Season passes purchased April 20 – June 1, 2009 will receive special spring bonuses in addition to traditional season-long benefits (the following do not apply to Ultimate Passes, Steamboat Only Passes or Four Passes):
· Guaranteed lowest price – SPRING BONUS
· Payment plan option – SPRING BONUS
· Receive ten Friends & Family vouchers, so your friends and family can ski at a discounted rate. The vouchers will be loaded in your pass profile and it will be up to you to decide who’s lucky enough to get one.
· One year (6-issue) subscription to SKIING Magazine
· Discounts on Rental/Retail, Ski & Ride Schools and Food & Beverage outlets (Winter Park and Copper only). Valid for all Season Passes and Four Passes.
· Free summer scenic chairlift rides and $10 mountain bike hauls at Copper Mountain with a RMSP, RMSP+, or Copper Season Pass
Ways to Buy
1. Buy online at www.skicolorado.com, except for College, Patriot, and Four Passes
Buy by phone, Copper Mountain at 866-416-9869 or Winter Park at 800-977-SNOW except for College, Patriot, and Four Passes
Buy at select Front Range Christy Sports stores (Denver West, Park Meadows, Fort Collins, and Boulder) except for Patriot Passes.
Steamboat Season Passes and Ultimate passes must be purchased or renewed by visiting www.steamboat.com/seasonpass or by calling 877-237-2628.
* Does not apply to Steamboat Season Pass
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