New England Pass Prices Announced for 2012/2013 Season

By AlpineZone News |
Mar 07 2012 - 09:51 AM

Popular Sunday River, Sugarloaf, and Loon Mountain season pass products to go on sale March 15, 2012

Newry, ME (March 5, 2012)-Sunday River, Sugarloaf, and Loon Mountain announced pricing today for the popular New England Pass and the College New England Pass , good for skiing and riding at all three resorts during the 2012/2013 season. This sales period offers skiers and snowboarders the chance to purchase next year’s passes at their absolute lowest rates.

Next year’s season pass products, which will be available for purchase online and at each resort on March 15, includes a payment plan for guests who purchase their passes by the April 30 deadline.

With the payment plan, guests can pay just $50 at the time of purchase to lock in the spring sale pricing, and then complete the purchase in four equal, automatic installments on June 1, July 1, August, 1, and September 1. The payment plan option is available for phone, mail, or in-person purchases only, through April 30.

With prices starting at $379 for access to a combined total of 346 trails; 2,168 acres; 14 terrain parks; and 6 halfpipes; all served by 42 lifts, the New England Pass is the best value in the Northeast for skiers and snowboarders.

Each New England Pass also includes free or discounted skiing/riding at Boyne Resorts’ Western mountains, including Big Sky, MT; Brighton, UT; Crystal Mountain, WA; Cypress Mountain, British Columbia; Boyne Mountain, MI; Boyne Highlands, MI; and The Summit at Snoqualmie, WA.

The three levels of the New England Pass available for purchase include:

The Bronze New England Pass, available for $379, is an all-ages season pass that includes midweek, non-holiday access to all three resorts.
The Silver New England Pass, available for $645 for adults (ages 19-64), offers access every day of the season excluding 13 blackout dates.
The Gold New England Pass, available for $969 for adults (ages 19-64), offers unrestricted access to all three resorts for the 2012/2013 season.
Senior (65 and older), teen (ages 13-18 ), and junior (ages 6-12) versions of the Gold and Silver pass are available for purchase. Gold passes are also available for children 5 and under and seniors 80 years and older.

For college students the College New England Pass is available for $359 for full-time college students and includes unlimited skiing/riding at all three resorts for the 2012/2013 season and is on sale at this low price until November 30, 2012.

For post graduates who purchased a 2011/2012 College New England Pass for this season, next year’s Graduate New England Pass is available for $645 and includes unlimited skiing and riding at all three resorts. Deadline to purchase the Graduate New England Pass at this low rate is April 30, 2012.

A complete list of New England Pass products and information is available at as well as , , and .

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About Sunday River-A true four-season destination, Sunday River offers eight interconnected peaks of world-class skiing and snowboarding plus 40 kilometers of scenic Nordic trails at the Sunday River Outdoor Center, two Grand Resort Hotels, and golf at the highly acclaimed Sunday River Golf Club. Sunday River is a member of the Boyne Resorts family of resorts and attractions and is located in Newry, Maine, amidst the scenic Mahoosuc Range. Follow us: and

About the Sugarloaf Resort – Located in Carrabassett Valley, ME, Sugarloaf is the largest ski area in the East, and is home to the only lift-serviced above treeline skiing and riding in the East and one of Golf Digest’s America’s 100 Greatest Golf Courses. Sugarloaf is a member of the Boyne Resorts family of resorts and attractions. Follow: , , and .

About Loon Mountain – Loon Mountain is New England’s most-accessible mountain resort destination, offering 2,100 feet of vertical, 61 trails, 7 tree skiing areas, 6 terrain parks, superpipe and halfpipe. Located in Lincoln, NH, just two hours north of Boston and three miles from Exit 32 off Interstate 93, Loon was rated the most accessible mountain resort in the East by readers of SKI Magazine in October 2010. More information: ,, and .

Sugarloaf, Sunday River, and Loon Mountain are operated by Boyne Resorts, the largest family-owned four-season resort company in North America.