Planning a Ski Trip on a Budget?
Winter is right around the corner and ski season is upon us. While planning a ski trip can be expensive, there is a way to score free lift tickets simply by showing your Alaska Airlines boarding pass. Here are the resorts that will let you ski for free:
Alyeska Resort: Ski for Free in Alaska
Located just 40 miles from Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, Alyeska Resort offers free lift tickets to those flying with Alaska Airlines. Show your boarding pass and hit the slopes for the rest of the day. Valid Monday through Friday between Jan. 7 and April 30, 2024.
Eaglecrest: Free Same-Day Lift Ticket in Juneau
Eaglecrest, only 15 minutes from downtown Juneau, offers a free same-day lift ticket to Alaska Airlines passengers flying into Juneau International Airport. This promotion applies to those arriving by boat or seaplane as well. Limited to three redemptions per person per winter season.
Ski Marmot Basin: Choose Your Free Lift Ticket
Ski Marmot Basin has two promotions for Alaska Airlines travelers. Show your boarding pass and get a free full-day lift ticket or a three-consecutive-day lift ticket for the price of two days. Complimentary lift ticket must be redeemed within 21 days of travel through Calgary International Airport.
Ski for Free at Red Mountain Resort
Passengers flying into Spokane International Airport between Dec. 9, 2023, and April 7, 2024, will receive a complimentary lift ticket to Red Mountain Resort. Valid for any day of the ski year. Must fly into Spokane's airport and not other nearby airports within Canada.
Free Night Skiing at Steamboat Ski Resort
Fly nonstop to Yampa Valley Regional Airport from Seattle or San Diego and receive a free night skiing ticket at Steamboat Ski Resort. No date restrictions.
Bogus Basin: Free Lift Ticket After an Early Morning Flight
Arrive at Boise Airport and head straight to Bogus Basin. Show your Alaska Airlines boarding pass and ID at the Simplot Lodge ticket window to receive a complimentary lift ticket for the rest of the day.
Ski Schweitzer for Free
Fly into Spokane on Alaska Airlines and ski Schweitzer for free. The mountain is approximately 90 minutes away from the airport, which offers nonstop flights from Portland and Seattle.
Red Lodge Mountain: Free Lift Ticket on Departure Day
Show your Alaska Airlines boarding pass at any ticket window and ski for free on the day of your departure at Red Lodge Mountain. Nonstop flights available from Seattle and Portland to Billings-Logan International Airport.
Don't Forget Your Boarding Pass
When flying into any of these mountain airports, make sure to hang on to your Alaska Airlines boarding pass to take advantage of these promotions. Print out multiple copies just in case. Enjoy your ski vacation without breaking the bank!
Family Ski Vacation Resources
Planning a family ski vacation? Check out these additional resources:
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