Newsflash for college students: we're sure you've been busy lately dedicating every waking hour to advancing your scholarly pursuits and not paying any mind to the early snow flakes falling outside your dorm room. That's great and all, but the season is fast approaching and lots of college pass deals are set to expire soon. So put down the books for a second and order up one of these super cheap multi-peak college passes before it's too late.
College students must present a college ID and a letter from their school's registrar showing full-time enrollment (9-12 credits, depending on pass) to obtain the passes below...
Jump on these deals before they're gone. Photo Courtesy of Mount Sunapee.
TRIPLE MAJOR - $299 through Nov. 7, $429 after that date.
Mountains: Bolton Valley, Jay Peak and Mad River Glen
Offering a combined 191 trails, glades, chutes and ski-it-if-you-can steeps, this is one of Vermont's best college pass offers. Close access to great riding for any one residing in the Burlington, central or Northern Vermont areas.
To order: Contact any of the three mountains, or visit triplemajor.com for more info.
4-NH COLLEGE PASS - $289 through Nov. 30
Mountains: Bretton Woods, Cranmore, Waterville Valley and Cannon
The college season pass with the most skiing and riding in New Hampshire offering unlimited access to 255 trails, 37 lifts, 1,061 acres and 13 terrain parks.
COLLEGE NEW ENGLAND PASS - $349 through Nov. 30
Mountains: Loon Mountain, Sunday River and Sugarloaf
The New England Pass provides direct-to-lift access every day of the 2011/2012 season, with no restrictions or blackout dates, and also offers a $10 pass-holder discount for each zipline ride during the 2011/2012 season and discounts on lift tickets at Big Sky on Montana.
To order: Contact any of the participating mountains, or click here for more info.
NH COLLEGE BREAKOUT PASS - $259 through Dec. 18
HIGHER EDUCATION PASS - $319 through Dec. 12
SOS COLLEGE PASS - $315 through Dec. 19
To order: Contact any of the three mountains, or visit sospass.com for more info.
Indiviual mountain college pass discounts are also ending soon. Check your favorite mountain's website for exact deadlines and prices.