Freedom Pass 2017-18
Pass holders at participating mountains are able to get three complimentary lift tickets at each partner mountain this season (2017-18). There is no additional charge so all full pass holders at each partner mountain are automatically part of the Freedom Pass. Pass holders simply take their pass to a partner mountain to receive a complimentary lift ticket for the day. There is a limit of one ticket per pass holder, per day and a limit of three tickets per pass holder at each partner mountain over the season. There are no blackout dates, you are welcome to use your complimentary lift tickets any day of the season.
2017-18 Season Freedom Pass Mountains
Black Mountain in Jackson, NH has 5 lifts, 45 trails and 150 acres of boundary to boundary skiing and riding, the Lostbo Pub and a southern exposure that makes it THE place in New England to ski on a cold, windy day or any day for that matter.
Dartmouth Skiway in Lyme, NH is only 20 minutes from Hanover & Dartmouth College. The mountain offers big-mountain challenges in a family-friendly setting with more than 100 ski-able acres spread over two mountains and enough terrain variety to thrill any ski or snowboarding enthusiast. No matter what your skiing style, the Skiway has something fun for everyone: a 968-foot vertical drop, a full-service day lodge, superb grooming, and exciting terrain features.
Eaglecrest Ski Area in Juneau, AK is located on Douglas Island just 12 miles from downtown. Eaglecrest is Juneau’s community owned ski area with 4 chairlifts, and over 640 acres of skiable terrain. The area currently includes a professionally staffed Snow Sports School, a full-service Rental and Repair Shop, the Eaglecrest Grill, and 6 kilometers of groomed Nordic Trails.
Bolton Valley in Bolton, VT is a unique, high mountain alpine ski village surrounded by over 5,000 pristine acres. At Bolton Valley the recreational opportunities are as numerous as the views are spectacular. Whether your interested in skiing or snowboarding, telemark or Nordic, backcountry or night skiing, Bolton Valley has it all in abundance.
Lost Valley Ski Area in Auburn, ME is only 45 minutes from Portland, and has 2 lifts, 15 trails, one terrain park, and 15km or Nordic skiing. Lost Valley’s variety of 15 trails and a terrain park offers a full and interesting ski day for skiers of all abilities. Most of Lost Valley’s trails are rated easiest and intermediate, while challenging expert skiers with a few difficult trails. Family regrouping is simple as all trails come together a short distance from each other.
Magic Mountain in Londonderry, VT boasts 4 lifts, 43 trails, 2 terrain parks, and over 200 acres of skiable terrain. Magic first opened in 1960 and to this day it is still one of the most exciting, challenging and authentic Vermont ski experiences. Different than the corporate resorts, Magic has stayed true to the original Vermont ski culture. Magic skiers and riders enjoy a mountain emphasizing natural, diverse ski terrain in an atmosphere of shared camaraderie for the sport both on the slopes and in the lodge after a long, rewarding day. Magic has an authentic, fun vibe because, in reality, it remains first and foremost a ski area, not a “resort” – and a distinctively Vermont one at that. There’s a community spirit which keeps Magic thriving for those committed ski and riding enthusiasts who want to “carve their own trail” and experience real snow and obstacles that mother-nature puts on the hill.
McIntyre Ski Area in Manchester, NH has 5 lifts, 10 trails, 2 terrain parks, snow tubing and over 37 acres of boundary to boundary skiing and riding. McIntyre Ski Area is southern New Hampshire’s winter playground! Thousands of children and adults have enjoyed skiing and snowboarding at McIntyre since the chairlift began turning in 1971. In 2009, McIntyre Ski School Inc. took over operations of the ski area from the City of Manchester. Since then, the area has seen vast improvements, including: an 8-lane tubing Thrill Hill with conveyor lift, two conveyor lifts for the Beginner Areas, updated terrain park, new snowmaking & grooming equipment, and a new 9,000 sq ft. lodge.
Pajarito Mountain located on the eastern edge of the Jemez Mountains in north central New Mexico, 5 miles west of Los Alamos. The mountain has great views to the east over the Rio Grande Valley towards the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, and from the top, to the west over the Valle Grande. Pajarito Mountain currently has about 300 acres of cleared skiable terrain, not counting some excellent tree skiing, and has some of the best bump skiing in the state. It is rarely crowded, and is noted for its lack of lift lines.
Plattekill Mountain located in Roxbury, NY is all about Keeping it Real, offering a laid-back family atmosphere and an unmistakable vibe that somehow makes them, just different. Fiercely independent, they have been able to maintain a unique small mountain setting. No doubt you’ll find the big mountain terrain, but what sets them apart is the small mountain charm and friendly, family-oriented, atmosphere that welcomes you when you arrive.
Sipapu located 20 miles southeast of Taos is New Mexico’s fastest growing resort and is home to New Mexico’s longest ski season and the best deals in the Rockies. Surrounded by the Sangre de Cristo Mountains and Carson National Forest, the resort has over 40 trails, five lifts and three terrain parks.
Ski Cooper is located near historic Leadville, CO and offers top-notch Colorado skiing, with the absolute best and softest snow surface in the state. We’re the most authentic Colorado ski resort you’ll find. We have terrain variety for all abilities, including the finest learning and beginner terrain in the country, up through epic powder, glades, and bumps. We have the friendliest smiling faces ensuring the most family-friendly atmosphere you’ll find. We have no lift lines (unless you consider 1-2 minutes a lift line.)
Whaleback Mountain is in Enfield, NH right off of I-89 at sweet Exit 16. Whaleback has 4 lifts, boasts 30 trails with a 700 ft vertical, and an authentic New England mountain feel. From beginner runs to advanced glades and steeps, there’s something for the entire family to enjoy. Whaleback is the only night-skiing option in the Dartmouth/Lake Sunapee region and skiing under the stars can’t be beat. With a professionally staffed ski-school, a Whaleback Pub and Cafe, rental shop, and friendly staff you’ll find your winter happiness here.
Celebrating 60 years, Crystal Mountain is a family-owned, four season resort destination located 28 miles southwest of Traverse City and a short drive from Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. The resort features lodging, dining, 58 downhill trails and 25km of cross-country skiing, two championship 18-hole golf courses, award-winning Crystal Spa, Michigan’s only alpine slide, the Park at Water’s Edge, Michigan Legacy Art Park, weddings and an IACC-approved conference center for meetings, conferences and banquets. New this fall, an $11 million, 31, 200 square-foot expansion to the Inn at the Mountain featuring 25 hotel suites, specialty market, coffee and wine bar and a rooftop terrace overlooking the slopes and surrounding village.
We also have gift certificates available
Seniors are 65 years and older, Juniors are 6-13 years old
College Students must have full-time status and present their student ID at Granite Gorge
Family passes are for immediate family, (parents and children only)
Bring your receipt to Granite Gorge to have your photo taken and receive your pass.
All Season Pass Sales are Final