The IKON Pass is asking you to “Own The Stoke” this 2021-22 winter once again with its season passes. Here’s how they put it: “Stake your claim to the mountains with pass options that start at just $429 adult. From first turns to last laughs, get it with the IKON Pass.”
The IKON pass is offered by a group of leading resort groups in the snow industry including Alterra Mountain Company, Aspen Skiing Company, Boyne Resorts, POWDR, Jackson Hole Mountain Resort, Alta Ski Area, Snowbird, Arapahoe Basin Ski Area, SkiBig3, Revelstoke Mountain Resort, RED Mountain, Windham Mountain, Schweitzer, Taos Ski Valley, Zermatt, Thredbo, Mt Buller, Niseko United, Valle Nevado, and NZ Ski. Each company and resort is different in terms of character and independence to offer rewarding experiences to their guests.
You won’t be lacking for ski and ride trails this winter that accept some form of the IKON Pass.
Here’s the roster of destinations:
USA: West — June Mt., Mammoth Mt., Bear Mt., Snow Summit, Squaw Valley/Alpine Meadows, California
Pacific NW — Crystal Mt., Alpental, Summit at Snoqualmie, Mt. Bachelor, Schweitzer
Rockies — Steamboat, Aspen Mt, Aspen Highlands, Buttermilk, Snowmass, Winter Park, Copper Mt., Arapahoe Basin, Eldora, Big Sky, Jackson Hole, Taos Ski Valley, Deer Valley, Solitude, Brighton, Alta and Snowbird
Midwest — Boyne Highlands, Boyne Mt., Michigan
East — Stratton, Killington, Pico, Sugarbush, Snowshoe, Sunday River, Sugarloaf, Loon Mt., Windham
Canada West — Ski Big 3, Revelstoke, Cypress Mt., Red Mt.
South America — Valle Nevado, Chile
Europe — Zermatt-Matterhorn, Switzerland
New Zealand — Coronet Peak, The Remarkables, Mt. Hutt, New Zealand
Australia — Thredbo, Mt. Buller
Access and pricing:
There are three key IKON passes:
IKON Pass — $1,049 (age 23+), no blackout dates, 15 resorts unlimited, 7 days at 29 resorts
IKON Base Pass — $779, blackout dates, 13 unlimited, 5 days at 29 resorts
IKON Session Pass/4 days access at 38 resorts. $429
Additional passes are available at different pricing for military, college students, nurses, young adults, children 5-12 and 4 and under. Promotions apply for windows of time.
For complete access and all pass details and restrictions details click here: IKON Pass.
New for you in 21-22: First tracks and payment plans
Unlock untouched powder and crispy corduroy with free IKON Pass First Tracks, once per month (January – March) at select destinations on designated days. Grab early morning laps before the lifts open to the public. No crowds and what a way to start your day.
IKON announced a new 12-month payment plan program with Affirm. IKON Pass is $95 per month; IKON Base Pass is $71; Session Pass is $39. The pass comes with a free Adventure Assurance plan allowing you to defer your pass and get full credit due to unforeseen circumstances (hopefully, never again like COVID-19).
So, which is a better deal — the IKON pass program, Epic Pass, Mountain Collective or Indy Pass? The answer is that’s too complicated a question. It depends on you and your family and how often and where you plan to ski. There are many different options available in each plan. You decide what works for you. We’ll bet one will fill the bill.