Mt. Hood Meadows is celebrating its 40th birthday this season, but it's the resort's guests who are receiving the gifts. Mt. Hood Meadows will give a season pass to some lucky customer (you have to be present to win, and current pass-holder can pass the pass on to a friend or relation). Also, on Jan. 27, Mt. Hood Meadows will hand out the grand prize: A free season pass good for the next 40 years. You can register for the drawing any day in January, but you must be present on Jan. 27 to claim the prize.