UPDATE – PSSA HAS SUSPENDED THE 4TH/5TH SNOW PASS PROGRAM FOR THE 20/21 WINTER SEASON. THEY HOPE TO BRING IT BACK NEXT SEASON.
SPRING MOUNTAIN IS NOW PARTICIPATING IN THE PENNSYLVANIA SKI AREA ASSOCIATIONS 4TH & 5TH GRADE SNOW PASS PROGRAM!
NOTE:WE WILL CONTINUE TO HONOR FREE TICKETS FOR 4TH GRADERS FOR THE ENTIRE SEASON! BUT YOU MUST FIRST APPLY FOR THE PSAA SNOW PASS. WE WILL NOT BE PROCESSING ANY 4TH GRADE PASSES HERE AT SPRING MOUNTAIN. YOU MUST GO TO WWW.SKIPA.COM.
THE SNOW PASS WILL BE HONORED FOR 5TH GRADERS THE SAME AS IT IS AT OTHER PARTICIPATING MOUNTAINS. ONCE YOUR 3 FREE TICKETS ARE USED UP, YOU WILL HAVE TO PURCHASE A TICKET.
For all the information and to sign up please visit: https://www.skipa.com/
How does the Pennsylvania Snowpass work?
Snowpass Holders will be given a Swipe Card that contains one (1) FREE Learn to Ski/Board Package and three (3) coupons for a complimentary children’s day lift ticket at each of the 19 participating resorts in Pennsylvania. Spring Mountain does not require the purchase of an adult ticket for the snow pass holder to get a free ticket. SPRING MOUNTAIN WILL CONTINUE TO HONOR THE SNOWPASS FOR FREE LIFT TICKETS FOR THE REST OF THE SEASON FOR FOURTH GRADERS ONLY. You must still bring your snow pass each time to get the ticket. 5th graders who have used up their 3 free passes must purchase a ticket.
Can I apply for my Snowpass at Spring Mountain?
NO, you cannot apply for your Snowpass at the ski areas; you can apply online at SkiPa.com or by mail as we do not have a drop-off or pick-up location. It is very important that you plan accordingly especially around holiday periods when the volume of requests significantly increases.
When can I use my Pennsylvania Snowpass at Spring Mountain?
Your Snowpass is valid from for the 18-19 Winter season – no black out dates at Spring Mountain! ONCE PROCESSED A SNOWPASS WILL BE MAILED TO PARTICIPANT. PLEASE DO NOT SHOW UP AT THE SKI AREA WITHOUT YOUR SNOWPASS. SKI AREAS CANNOT ISSUE A COMPLIMENTARY LIFT TICKET WITHOUT THE PASS.
What if I do not own equipment?
No worries! We have equipment that you can rent.
Never skied or boarded before?
No problem, your first time is on us! Your Snowpass contains one (1) FREE Learn to Ski/Board Package, which includes your lift ticket, lesson and equipment.
What if my parents do not ski or snowboard?
Now would be a great time for them to discover skiing or snowboarding, Your snowpass includes an Adult 50% off learn to ski package, This includes beginner lift, lesson and rental!
How much does it cost to get a Pennsylvania Snowpass?
There is a $35/$40 non-refundable processing fee to cover the cost of processing the application and mailing of your Snowpass. ($35 if received at PSAA office by December 1st 2018 and $40 if received at PSAA office after December 1st 2018)
Do I have to live in Pennsylvania?
NO. The Snowpass program is available to all 4th & 5th graders no matter where they reside.
What if I still have questions about the program?
Call the Snowpass information line at 570-443-0963.’
Is there an application deadline?
Applications must be postmarked by February 28, 2019 in order to be processed. The processing time is 2 to 3 weeks. Please be advised that Spring Mountain’s Season usually ends Mid-March so apply early! You can apply online at SkiPa.com or by mail as we do not have a drop-off or pick-up location. It is very important that you plan accordingly especially around holiday periods when the volume of requests significantly increases.
How do 4th & 5th graders enroll?
Applications are sent to Pennsylvania elementary schools, public and private, in late September. You can also download a copy online at www.skipa.com. To enroll, please return a completed application signed and initialed by your parents; a copy of your 4th or 5th grade report card, school ID or any other document verifying school grade (last year’s final report card can also be submitted as grade verification too); a 2” x 1½” color photo (with child’s name printed on back of photo) to be used in your Snowpass and a $35/$40 non-refundable processing fee. All applications must be sent via mail as we do not have a drop-off or pick-up location. It is very important that you plan accordingly especially around holiday periods when the volume of requests significantly increases. Two to three weeks later you’ll be on your way to a winter of fun! ( $35 if received at PSAA office before December 1st 2018 or $40 if received after December 1st 2018.