Mountain High Resort in Wrightwood received 12+ inches of new snow from this week’s storm and officially announced it will open tomorrow morning at 8:30am for the start of the 2013/14 winter season.  It’s a special treat to be open for Thanksgiving and resort operators couldn’t be more excited.

Says Karl Kapuscinski, President and CEO, “With so much natural snow and snowmaking this will be one of our best openings in years.

Operating hours will be 8:30am to 4:00pm and tickets will be $45 for adults (Regularly $69) and $25 for children ages 7 to 12.  Kids six and under ski FREE with a paying adult.  Ticket sales will be limited so please arrive early for the best experience.  Prices are subject to change without notice.

Night skiing is expected to take place Friday and Saturday, November 29th and 30th, from 5pm to 10pm. The North Pole Tubing Park is tentatively scheduled to open Friday, November 29th, as well for the Thanksgiving holiday. 

Up to 4 lifts will be available accessing terrain for every member of the family including top to bottom terrain features for freestyle skiers and snowboarders.  For first-timers Mountain High offers a full line of rental and retail products along with repair services and food & beverage.  The Winter Sports School is in full operation offering group and private lessons for both children and adults.

Get Your 2013/14 Season Pass And Save Up To 50%
For avid skiers and snowboarders a season pass is the best way to save money and pays for itself in as little as 5 visits.  Prices start at just $349 for an adult anytime season pass.  Or go VIP for just $399 and receive 3 FREE days at 11 other Powder Alliance Resorts plus tons of other great benefits.  No other resort in the region offers this.  Hurry, there are only a few passes left at these rates and they are going fast.  Click here to learn more

Present A Season Pass From Any Other Resort And Receive The Pre-Season Pass Sale Rate
Through opening weekend pass holders of other resorts can purchase an adult Anytime Season Pass to Mountain High for the pre-season rate of just $299.  Mountain High's Anytime Season Passes are good any day or night the resort is open this season including holidays.

For more information or to schedule an interview, please contact John McColly, Chief Marketing Officer, at (760) 316-7803 or

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 16 years and traditionally operates from mid November to mid April. Get more at             


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