Summit County Ski Pass Alert! Copper Mountain Snow Day Pass!

If you are visiting Keystone Resort, and plan to ski other resorts in Summit County, then you might be interested in the Copper Mountain Snow Day Pass!  This great resort is just a few miles and a quick drive from Keystone.

Snow Day Passes are available for a limited time for just $99.  Every time that resort gets four or more inches of snow (only valid on the Copper Mountain website), you can ski or shred with this pass!  This offer is available in limited quantities and for a limited time.  There are no blackout dates, and no matter the snow conditions over the course of the season, you will be guaranteed access on Super Bowl Sunday (2/5/12) and Closing Day (4/15/12).  You will also get 2 Friends and Family passes for just $69.  The Snow Day Pass is available from December 12, 2011 to April 15, 2012.

If you plan to stay overnight, contact a SummitCove Vacation Planner for the perfect Summit County lodging for skiers!

Keystone Ski Pass Deals Still Available as Opening Day Approaches!

Keystone Resort is slated to open Friday, November 4th!  Several Colorado Resorts have already opened, including Summit County’s own Arapahoe Basin and Loveland!

If you haven’t already made plans for purchasing a pass, there’s still time.  SummitCove has put together your best ski pass options.  We  update pricing and information, so check back with us often for the best deals.  Whether you are planning a short trip to Colorado for a ski vacation, or you’re a resident visiting us on weekends, we want to help you get the best deal on your lift tickets and passes when you travel to Summit County, so take a look below for suggestions!


Epic Pass

Ski as much as you want, whenever you want for $699 for adults and $339 for children.

Epic Local Pass

Perfect for locals who can navigate a more restrictive pass.  Prices are$519 for Adults, $389 for teens and $359 for children.

Epic 7 Day Pass

Perfect for people who don’t plan to ski more than 7 days. Prices are $519 for adults, and $259 for kids.

Summit Value Pass

Perfect for people who only plan to ski in Summit County.  Prices are $429 for adults, $329 for teens and $219 for children.

Click the links for further details on the Epic Pass or Summit Value Pass.  SummitCove can also help you to find lodging for your Summit County vacation!  Contact one of our vacation planners to get detailed information on our Keystone, Colorado vacation rental properties!



Take Advantage of Early Season Lift Ticket Deals!

Season pass and lift ticket deals are being released, and at SummitCove, we’ve found you some of the best early season deals for Summit County ski areas so that you can make plans for your ski vacation now!

Summit Value Pass

Adults ($409), Teens ($319) and Children ($209) will enjoy unlimited skiing or riding at Keystone or Arapahoe Basin, and Breckenridge with limitations of the following blackout dates:

  • 11/25 – 11/26/2011, 12/26-12/31/2011, 1/14/2012 & 2/18-2/19/2012.
  • $50 pass holder tickets available for purchase during blackout dates at Breckenridge

The Summit Value Pass also includes 6 Ski-With-A-Friend varying discount tickets, which will be automatically loaded on your pass.

Epic Pass

Adults ($649) and Children (at $329) receive unlimited access to Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone, heavenly, northstar-at-Tahoe and Arapahoe Basin with no blackout dates.  You also had the added benefit of 6 Ski-With-a-Friend varying discount tickets being automatically loaded on your pass.

Epic Local Pass

Adults ($499), Teens ($379) and Children ($249) will enjoy unlimited skiing or riding at Breckenridge, Keystone and Arapahoe Basin with limited restrictions at Heavenly and Northstar-at-Tahoe.  This also includes 10 restricted days at Vail or Beaver Creek, 6 Ski-With-a-Friend varying discount tickets built into your pass.  Be aware that there are blackout dates at Vail, Beaver Creek, Heavenly and Northstar on 11/25 – 11/26/2011, 12/26-12/31/2011, 1/14/2012 & 2/18-2/19/2012.

Epic 7 Day Pass

Adults ($499) and Children ($249) will receive a total of 7 unrestricted tickets valid at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone, Heavenly, Northstar-at-Tahoe or Arapahoe Basin and 6 Ski-With-A-Friend varying discount tickets loaded on the pass.

Arapahoe Basin Bonus Pass

Adults ($369) and Children ($299) can enjoy unlimited and unrestricted access to A-Basin for the 2011/2012 season.  You also receive 5 days at Breckenridge or Keystone.  One of those days can even be used for Vail or Beaver Creek with blackout dates.  Take advantage of discounts on retail, lessons and food and beverage as well as discounted tickets for friends and family.

Other ways to get discounts:

  • Purchase a Gems Card
  • Look into Military passes and discounts
  • Purchase a Mountain Sports Club Membership
  • Have a friend with a season pass purchase discounted lift tickets for you (do not attempt to use your friend’s pass)
  • Sign up for email alerts on discounts from Sliding on the Cheap
  • Lodging with SummitCove?  We’ll send you information about lift tickets through our affiliate with your reservation confirmation!
  • Buy and entertainment or coupon book, or stop by retailers like Sports Authority, Christy Sports and REI.