~ Tahoe City, CA ~

Alpine Meadows and Homewood Mountain Resorts have joined to offer a season pass exclusively to college students. The College Pass is $299 and valid at both mountains every day except holidays during winter 2010/2011.

The $299 College Pass will be available for purchase until December 20, and offered to all college students carrying at least nine credits or units, regardless of age.

“The College Pass offers access to two North Lake Tahoe resorts; 3600 acres of terrain; and five terrain parks, making it a superb value that fits the budget of most college students,” said Brad Barth, senior sales manager for Alpine Meadows and Homewood. “The college pass will also offer great access to the new Alpine Meadows College Week scheduled for the 2011 spring break in March,” he added.

Students must show proof of enrollment with a current college transcript or admission letter prior to purchase or upon receiving a purchased season pass. College passes must be purchased at the Alpine Meadows Special Tickets office, or by completing a downloaded season pass form available at For additional information about the College Pass, visit

About Alpine Meadows and Homewood: Alpine Meadows Ski Resort is situated in the picturesque Tahoe National Forest and offers skiers and snowboarders 2,400 acres of terrain. Alpine Meadows is accessed via Interstate 80, 45 miles west of Reno, NV and 200 miles east of San Francisco, CA. Homewood Mountain Resort is one of California’s first winter recreation resorts. Offering a family-friendly atmosphere since 1961, Homewood continues to offer premiere winter skiing and snowboarding with a focus on top level guest service and custom vacation packages. Homewood is accessible via Interstate 80 to California State Route 89, just 55 miles from Reno Tahoe International Airport. Visit or call 530.525.2992 for more information about Homewood Mountain Resort. The parent company of Alpine Meadows and Homewood is San Francisco, California based JMA Ventures, LLC. JMA is a full service real estate investment firm, serving as managing member of over $500 million in existing projects.

Visit or call 530-583-4232 for more information about Alpine Meadows.