Winter Snows and January Deals Make Skiing and Riding Fun and Affordable at Bolton Valley

BOLTON VALLEY, VT (1/8/2013) -

Bolton Valley has seen nearly 10 feet of snow this season as the ski area just 30 minutes south of Burlington and three hours from Boston continues to reap the benefits of a very snowy winter and one of the best for skiing and riding conditions in recent memory. Couple with that a host of January deals and skiers and riders will enjoy snowy conditions at a valued price.

Learn to Love It Beginner Packages
January is Learn to Ski and Ride Month andBolton Valley will offer its three-day Learn to Love It Program, where participants receive three days of beginner lessons. Upon completion of the third day, participants receive a Learn to Love It card, which entitles the cardholder to 50 percent off of lift tickets, lessons and rental equipment for the remainder of the 2012-2013 season. These lessons are for adults and teens only and lessons last 90 minutes. They meet at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. every day. Lessons are for first-timers only.

January College Student Deals
Now through Jan. 18, college students with ID can ski or ride mid-week, all day, for just $19. In addition, every Wednesday is College Night at Bolton Valley. Through March 20, students can ski or ride beginning at noon for $19. Current college IDs also garner $2 pizza slices, hot dogs and sodas in the base lodge cafeteria on College Nights. (not valid Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013).

50/50 Mondays
Being 50, or a bit older, is a good thing at Bolton Valley. Beginning Jan. 7, 50/50 Mondays offer skiers and riders over the age of 50, 50 percent off lift tickets, rentals at Bolton Valley Sports, group lessons, and specials on the James Moore Tavern from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Mondays throughout the season (not valid Feb. 18, 2013). Great savings can be found for those over 50.

For more details on these and other deals, visit www.boltonvalley.com.

Bolton Valley is Vermont’s most convenient and affordable big mountain skiing. Less than 10 minutes from I-89 and less than 30 minutes from Burlington, the family-friendly mountain offers skiers and riders of all abilities three mountain peaks with 70 trails and 6 lifts, plus 3 terrain parks including the Burton Progression Park.

Bolton Valley was the first in Vermont and the second in the U.S. to implement wind power as an energy source and is the recipient of the National Ski Areas Association’s 2010 Silver Eagle Award for environmental initiatives. Approximately 100km of high elevation Nordic terrain, a complete Sports Center and Indoor Amusement Center plus Vermont’s most extensive top-to-bottom night skiing and riding are just a few of the extras available to guests. All-inclusive, true ski-to-your-door lodging packages are from $79/person/night. For more information visit www.boltonvalley.com or call 877-9BOLTON.