Wrightwood, CA – November 8, 2011: Mountain High is now open for the 2011/12 season and on Friday, November 11th, the Wrightwood resort will offer free skiing to all military, active and veteran, in honor of Veterans Day. This is the second year Mountain High has made this gesture.
Says President and CEO, Karl Kapuscinski, “We are very excited about the new season and this is our way of saying Thank You for your never-ending service.”
On Friday, November 11th, all military personnel with proper ID, active or veteran, will receive a free day ticket to Mountain High valued at $45.00. Tickets may be redeemed at any ticket window, limit one ticket per serviceman.
Mountain High is currently open with the most terrain of any resort in Southern California. Operating hours are 8:30am to 4:00pm daily and the resort offers a full line of services from rentals to retail to repair.
Visiting guests are advised to dress warmly as another winter storm is approaching that could bring between 5 to 9 inches of new snow. Currently all roads are open and clear however resort operators always recommend at least carrying chains when traveling in the winter mountains.
Come join Mountain High in celebration of our Armed Forces and their tireless commitment to our freedom.
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, two world-class terrain parks, an outstanding Winter Sports School, and the region’s largest tubing park. 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 13 years and traditionally operates from mid November to mid April. Get more at mthigh.com.