Moutain High Teams Up With Stevens Pass And Sierra At Tahoe To Offer FREE Skiing For Freedom Pass Holders

Mountain High’s Freedom Pass is the best value in Southern California http://www.mthigh.com/archive/pages/SP_Comparison.html with prices up to 57% off through November 6th.  Now Freedom Pass holders can ski or snowboard for FREE at both Stevens Pass, WA, and Sierra At Tahoe.  That’s three mountains for the price of one!  Plus, if guests order by September 10th, they also receive a FREE Buddy Ticket to Mountain High worth $69.00.

Says John McColly, CMO, “This is an incredible deal and something no other Southern California resort offers.  With a Freedom Pass you get a full season of riding at Mountain High, Southern California’s closest winter resort, plus Seattle’s premiere winter destination, Stevens Pass, and Sierra At Tahoe, one of South Lake Tahoe’s primary areas.  Three mountains for the price of one.  Now that’s what I call freedom!”

Stevens Pass, located 78 miles east of Seattle, is celebrating its 75th year in operation.  The Washington mountain averages 482 inches of snow annually and covers 1,125 acres of skiable terrain including numerous bowls, glades and chutes. Freedom Passes are valid 7 days-a-week all season long with no restrictions.  Visit www.stevenspass.com for details about the resort.

Sierra-At-Tahoe is located just 10 miles West of South Lake Tahoe and boasts another 480 inches of annual snowfall, 2,000 skiable acres including 320 acres of heart-pounding backcountry terrain out the Huckleberry Gates.  Their commitment to terrain parks has garnered them the title “Top 10 Overall Resorts In The Nation” by TransWorld Snowboarding.  Freedom Passes are valid 7 days-a-week, non-holiday.  Limit 10 visits per season.  Visit www.SierraAtTahoe.com for holiday dates and more.

The Freedom Pass is an Anytime Season Pass good any day or night Mountain High is open with no restrictions.  Other benefits include FREE tickets to the North Pole Tubing Park, $20 Off weekday NAVITAT Zip Line Tours, 10% Off Hard Goods at the Mountain Outhouse in Wrightwood, $10 Off Adult ski or snowboard lessons, 10% Off non-sale retail items, and the ability to track your days ridden and share them with friends.  For first-responders, Mountain High will also give a FREE Buddy Ticket ($69 value) to anyone who purchases their Season Pass by September 10th.

If that’s not enough to get you “voting snow” this November, the National Weather Service is calling for the return of El Nino, a natural weather phenomenon that causes historic increases in snowfall throughout Southern California’s mountain regions.

Says John McColly, Chief Marketing Officer, “El Nino’s are amazing.  In 1997/98 it snowed so much I remember skiing fresh powder twice a week for five weeks straight.”

Ride the longest high-speed quad in the region at Mountain High’s East Resort.  Ski under the stars at Mountain High’s West Resort.  Or take the kids on an exciting winter adventure at the North Resort.  Your season pass is good at all three areas and new this year Mountain High has announced more than $1 Million in improvements including an enhanced family learning center, the Woodworth Gulch Natural Terrain Park, increased snowmaking, a high-performance demo center, the expanded Foggy Goggle bar, updated apps for iPhone and Android, and a brand new Park Bully 400 snowcat to groom the parks.

Make this the season you have been dreaming of with a season pass to Mountain High.  Hurry, sale ends November 6, 2012.  For more information or to schedule an interview, please contact Kim Hermon, Marketing Manager, at (760) 316-7830 or kim_hermon@mthigh.com.  

Mountain High is Southern California’s closest winter resort located just an hour and a half from Los Angeles and Orange County. The area consists of three separate mountains (Mountain High East, West, and North), and offers a wide variety of lifts and trails, a world-class terrain park, an outstanding Winter Sports School, and the region’s largest tubing area. Night skiing & snowboarding is available 5 nights-a-week and snowmaking covers more than 80% of the slopes.  Mountain High has been the first resort to open in Southern California for the past 15 years and traditionally operates from mid November to mid April. Get more at mthigh.com.                                              

# # #