How to Buy Full Priced Ski Tickets

Do you find joy in watching your future dwindle into a dark and sad hole of financial ruin?

Then do we have a great idea for you! Introducing full price lift tickets!

With only your child’s daycare bill in the balance, you can ski one day and have the time of your life with you and yourself! Wow! Airfare not included.

For a cool $185, the pristine slopes of Colorado can be yours once you buy a flight, pack your family up, rent a car, check into your hotel, and eat breakfast.

Websites like GetSkiTickets.com offer alternative affordable ski tickets that keep your psyche from turning into dog food, but who cares? When you’ve spent a few hundred already, what’s a few hundred more?

(All jokes aside, we want you to have as much fun on the mountain as you can without selling your organs for money. Skiing and boarding is notorious for having a high sticker price, but this doesn’t always have to be! Below you’ll find some great deals across the US that will get you on the hill for significantly less than you’ll pay at the window. Take a look!)


Colorado Lift Tickets


Monarch Mountain

Just 20 miles west of Salida, Monarch is one of the few remaining resorts to rely solely on natural snow. Many Colorado residents think of Monarch as Colorado’s best-kept secret due to its fantastic terrain and lack of crowds. Add the fact that Monarch gets more than 350 inches of snowfall a year, and you can see why it is a premier resort for those who are all about the skiing and riding. Monarch also has a terrain park and plenty of beginner runs.

Three Day Lift Tickets
Window Price: $267
Discount Price: $157 (41% off)


Winter Park Resort

With 350 inches of snowfall annually, Winter Park is a great place for powder lovers. Winter Park consists of three interconnected mountain peaks: Winter Park, Mary Jane, and Vasquez Ridge. Mary Jane is known best for its moguls, glade skiing, and the Parsenn Bowl. Vasquez Ridge offers up plenty of intermediate terrain and mogul runs. Served by 25 lifts, Winter Park has more than 3,000 acres of skiable terrain and 143 trails for skiers and riders of all levels.

Three Day Lift Tickets
Window Price: $417
Discount Price: $290 (30% off)


Ski Cooper

If you are looking for a great small Colorado resort, Ski Cooper is the place for you. It’s a family-oriented ski area with four lifts. Ski Cooper, which is near Leadville, is one of the oldest resorts in the state. Did you know that Ski Cooper served as the training site for the 10th Mountain Division during World War II? In addition to being an excellent place for beginners, Ski Cooper also hosts the Chicago Ridge Snowcat Tours, providing access to 2,400 acres of backcountry skiing.

One Day Lift Tickets
Window Price: $54
Discount Price: $30 (48% off)

 


New Hampshire Lift Tickets


Waterville Valley – NH

Located in New Hampshire’s White Mountain National Forest, Waterville Valley lives by the motto “Altitude Without the Attitude.” Served by seven chairlifts, Waterville Valley has more than 259 skiable acres of terrain for skiers of all ability levels. You will enjoy spectacular views at this family-friendly area.

One Day Lift Tickets
Window Price: $87
Discount Price: $48 (45% off)

 


California


Mammoth Mountain

Tucked in the Inyo National Forest along the east side of the Sierra Nevada is Mammoth Mountain. Mammoth is renowned for its long ski season; open from November through June, and has even stayed open until July 4th. Served by 28 lifts, including three gondolas, the resort offers up a 3,500 acres of terrain for skiers and riders of all levels. There are eight terrain parks for the park lovers, and even a Super-Duper pipe (one of the few in the world). Mammoth is the only resort in North America to offer three different-sized halfpipes.

One Day Lift Tickets (Christmas!)
Window Price: $139
Discount Price: $93 (33% off)


Bear Mountain Resort & Snow Summit

Bear Mountain is located in Southern California and has long been a winter attraction for those living in the area. Formerly named Goldmine Mountain, it is the sister resort of Snow Summit; the two collectively make up the Big Bear Mountain Resorts.  Bear Mountain is known colloquially as “The Park” because most runs on the mountain have terrain park features. Bear Mountain is home to the only superpipe in Southern California, and even Olympic gold medalist Shaun White skied and rode here as a child.

Three Day Lift Tickets
Window Price: $218
Discount Price: $174 (20% off)

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