PRLog - Sep. 27, 2011 - LAS VEGAS -- Las Vegas — Las Vegas Ski & Snowboard Resort (LVSSR) is offering preseason discounts on its 2011/2012 season passes. Skiers and snowboarders can choose from seven season pass options available at the preseason rate now through Monday, Oct. 31, 2011. With its $35 million expansion plan under way, this season, which kicks off on Friday, November 25, LVSSR will offer many new amenities and services. It’s also offering new products including multi-day lift tickets and ski school packages, which save guests time and money.
Las Vegas Ski & Snowboard Resort
LVSSR’s season passes can be purchased one of three ways:
• Online at www.skilasvegas.com .
• By telephone: 702-645-2754 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
• At the LVSSR city office located at 7501 Tule Springs Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas. Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Photographs for season passes can be taken at LVSSR’s city office during business hours, or at the skier services department on the mountain after opening day. Season pass holders also receive a 20 percent discount on lift tickets at LVSSR’s sister resorts.
• Children’s Pass: $175 (Available to children from age 6-12)
• Youth Pass: $250 (Available for children from age 13-18)
• Young Adult Pass: $350 (Available to those from age 19-23)
• Military Pass: $350 (Current military ID required)
• Senior Pass: $400 (Available to those age 60 and up with valid ID.)
• Adult Weekday Pass: $350 (Valid Monday through Friday only, holiday weeks and weekends blacked out.)
• Adult Unlimited Pass: $550
New this season, LVSSR’s lift attendants will scan guests’ passes and lift tickets using its new barcode scanning system. A part of the area’s technology upgrade, the system allows LVSSR to offer guests multiday lift tickets and ski school products.
2-Day Ticket: From the date of purchase, honored any two out of three days.
Adults: $100 (including holidays and weekends)
Kids/Seniors $60 (including holidays and weekends)
3-Day Ticket: From the date of purchase, honored any three out of five days.
5-Day Ticket: From the date of purchase, honored any five out of seven days.
“The new barcode system for our lift tickets and season passes is a huge benefit for our guests. For example, we can now offer a multiday lift-ticket option, where a guest can make one purchase and ski several days, rather than waiting in line daily to purchase lift-tickets,”
Daily lift ticket prices are the same as last season:
Adults: $50 per day Monday through Friday and $60 on weekends and holidays.
The ski school program will also offer multi-day packages and pricing; details will be announced closer to the start of the season.
LVSSR pass holders also receive a 20 percent discount on lift tickets at any Powdr Corp. sister resort including Soda Springs Winter Resort, Lake Tahoe, Calif.; Boreal Mountain Resort, Truckee, Calif.; Park City Mountain Resort, Park City, Utah; Mt. Bachelor Ski Resort, Bend, Ore.; Killington Resort, Killington, Vt.; Pico Mountain Resort, Killington, Vt.; and Copper Mountain Resort, Summit County, Colo. Guests may present their Las Vegas Ski & Snowboard Resort season pass at the ticket window each day to receive this discount.
This summer, LVSSR initiated a $35 million master development plan that will expand the number of trails to 50 and lifts to 10 once completed over the next 10 to 12 years. This season, guests will find the outdoor seating area at the base lodge expanded to 5,000 square feet. On the snow, additions include five high-efficiency snowmaking guns, two yurts for the expanded ski school and beginner programs and a NASTAR course. (The National Standard Race grassroots ski race program.)
LVSSR Location: Highway 156, Mount Charleston, NV 89124
Snow phone: 702-593-9500
About Las Vegas Ski & Snowboard Resort[
Las Vegas Ski & Snowboard Resort (LVSSR) is located approximately one hour from downtown Las Vegas in the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest. Established in 1963, LVSSR offers guests access to 11 trails via three chair lifts and one surface lift. The area features LVSSR’s Ski & Snowboard School, Darkside Terrain Park, a freestyle terrain park for skiers and snowboarders, and off-slope amenities. Powdr Corp., a leading mountain resort company, operates LVSSR in partnership with the USDA Forest Service under a special-use permit. Visitors may access LVSSR from the city via the Ski Vegas Ski Bus, a shuttle service operated with the support of the USDA Forest Service and operated by Triple J Tours (CPCN #2032). For more information, please visit www.skilasvegas.com. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.
 Children under age 18 need to have a parent or legal guardian sign an Acknowledgement of Risks and Purchase Agreement form. The form can be downloaded from the LVSSR website.
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Las Vegas Ski & Snowboard Resort (LVSSR), established in 1963, is located roughly 45-minutes from downtown Las Vegas and offers a total of 11 trails serviced by four lifts. For more information, please visit www.skilasvegas.com.