FOUR NEW ENGLAND SKI RESORTS PARTNER TO OFFER THE MOST TERRAIN IN THE EAST FOR COLLEGE STUDENTS
Posted August 15, 2013
Killington Resort, Okemo Mountain Resort, Pico Mountain at Killington and Mount Sunapee Resort announce their new partnership and launch 4.0 The College Pass for undergraduate and graduate students for $369 plus tax through December 15, 2013.
For the upcoming season, the all-new 4.0 The College Pass will offer unlimited skiing and riding at Killington Resort, Okemo Mountain Resort, Pico Mountain at Killington and Mount Sunapee Resort and includes five 50-percent off college buddy tickets along with a variety of other discounts. Additionally, this pass features 378 trails or 150 miles of skiable terrain with 8,727 vertical feet, 19 terrain parks and 59 lifts as well as superior snowmaking and grooming capabilities.
“We are thrilled to partner with Okemo and Sunapee to offer the best value in a New England college season pass,” stated Mike Solimano, president and general manager for Killington Resort and Pico Mountain. “We are looking forward to strengthening our relationship with our new resort partnership.”
Pass benefits will vary at each resort and will be sold through each resort’s website and on-site. Killington Resort and Pico Mountain 4.0 The College Pass holders will receive 20% off select lodging, 15% off Snow Sports Lessons, 10% off food and beverage purchases at all base lodges and 10% off retail at all Killington Sports locations in addition to the five pre-loaded 50% off lift tickets (valid with college ID any day of the 2013-14 season). Furthermore, college pass holders will receive varying discounts in the Killington Access Road’s restaurants, night clubs and ski shops during Killington College Weeks, January 5-10 and 12-17, 2014. Some restrictions may apply to pass benefits.
For the 2013-14 winter season, Killington Resort will open for the winter season early November. Lift hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. midweek and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekends and peak days. Pico Mountain will open mid-December with lifts running 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. midweek and 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekends and peak days.
Okemo Mountain Resort plans a mid-November season opening with lifts running from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. midweek and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekends and holiday periods. Mount Sunapee opens late-November with lifts running from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. midweek and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekends and holiday periods.