Freedom Pass


Following are details on the 2018-19 Freedom Pass. 


Pass holders at participating mountains are able to get three complimentary lift tickets at each partner mountain this season (2018-19). There is no additional charge so all full pass holders at each partner mountain are automatically part of the Freedom Pass. Pass holders simply take their pass to a partner mountain to receive a complimentary lift ticket for the day. There is a limit of one ticket per pass holder, per day and a limit of three tickets per pass holder at each partner mountain over the season. There are no blackout dates, you are welcome to use your complimentary lift tickets any day of the season.  



2018-19 Season Freedom Pass Mountains



Black Mountain in Jackson, NH has 5 lifts, 45 trails and 150 acres of boundary to boundary skiing and riding, the Lostbo Pub and a southern exposure that makes it THE place in New England to ski on a cold, windy day or any day for that matter.



Dartmouth Skiway in Lyme, NH is only 20 minutes from Hanover & Dartmouth College. The mountain offers big-mountain challenges in a family-friendly setting with more than 100 ski-able acres spread over two mountains and enough terrain variety to thrill any ski or snowboarding enthusiast. No matter what your skiing style, the Skiway has something fun for everyone: a 968-foot vertical drop, a full-service day lodge, superb grooming, and exciting terrain features.


Eaglecrest Ski Area in Juneau, AK is located on Douglas Island just 12 miles from downtown. Eaglecrest is Juneau’s community owned ski area with 4 chairlifts, and over 640 acres of skiable terrain. The area currently includes a professionally staffed Snow Sports School, a full-service Rental and Repair Shop, the Eaglecrest Grill, and 6 kilometers of groomed Nordic Trails.





Lost Valley Ski Area in Auburn, ME is only 45 minutes from Portland, and has 2 lifts, 15 trails, one terrain park, and 15km or Nordic skiing. Lost Valley's variety of 15 trails and a terrain park offers a full and interesting ski day for skiers of all abilities. Most of Lost Valley's trails are rated easiest and intermediate, while challenging expert skiers with a few difficult trails. Family regrouping is simple as all trails come together a short distance from each other.



Magic Mountain in Londonderry, VT boasts 4 lifts, 43 trails, 2 terrain parks, and over 200 acres of skiable terrain. Magic first opened in 1960 and to this day it is still one of the most exciting, challenging and authentic Vermont ski experiences. Different than the corporate resorts, Magic has stayed true to the original Vermont ski culture. Magic skiers and riders enjoy a mountain emphasizing natural, diverse ski terrain in an atmosphere of shared camaraderie for the sport both on the slopes and in the lodge after a long, rewarding day. Magic has an authentic, fun vibe because, in reality, it remains first and foremost a ski area, not a "resort" - and a distinctively Vermont one at that. There's a community spirit which keeps Magic thriving for those committed ski and riding enthusiasts who want to "carve their own trail" and experience real snow and obstacles that mother-nature puts on the hill. 




McIntyre Ski Area in Manchester, NH has 5 lifts, 10 trails, 2 terrain parks, snow tubing and over 37 acres of boundary to boundary skiing and riding. McIntyre Ski Area is southern New Hampshire’s winter playground! Thousands of children and adults have enjoyed skiing and snowboarding at McIntyre since the chairlift began turning in 1971. In 2009, McIntyre Ski School Inc. took over operations of the ski area from the City of Manchester. Since then, the area has seen vast improvements, including: an 8-lane tubing Thrill Hill with conveyor lift, two conveyor lifts for the Beginner Areas, updated terrain park, new snowmaking & grooming equipment, and a new 9,000 sq ft. lodge.

Pajarito Mountain located on the eastern edge of the Jemez Mountains in north central New Mexico, 5 miles west of Los Alamos. The mountain has great views to the east over the Rio Grande Valley towards the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, and from the top, to the west over the Valle Grande. Pajarito Mountain currently has about 300 acres of cleared skiable terrain, not counting some excellent tree skiing, and has some of the best bump skiing in the state. It is rarely crowded, and is noted for its lack of lift lines.                             


Plattekill Mountain located in Roxbury, NY is all about Keeping it Real, offering a laid-back family atmosphere and an unmistakable vibe that somehow makes them, just different.  Fiercely independent, they have been able to maintain a unique small mountain setting. No doubt you'll find the big mountain terrain, but what sets them apart is the small mountain charm and friendly, family-oriented, atmosphere that welcomes you when you arrive.  


Sipapu located 20 miles southeast of Taos is New Mexico’s fastest growing resort and is home to New Mexico’s longest ski season and the best deals in the Rockies. Surrounded by the Sangre de Cristo Mountains and Carson National Forest, the resort has over 40 trails, five lifts and three terrain parks. 




Ski Cooper is located near historic Leadville, CO and offers top-notch Colorado skiing, with the absolute best and softest snow surface in the state. We’re the most authentic Colorado ski resort you’ll find. We have terrain variety for all abilities, including the finest learning and beginner terrain in the country, up through epic powder, glades, and bumps. We have the friendliest smiling faces ensuring the most family-friendly atmosphere you’ll find. We have no lift lines (unless you consider 1-2 minutes a lift line.)


Whaleback Mountain is in Enfield, NH right off of I-89 at sweet Exit 16. Whaleback has 4 lifts, boasts 30 trails with a 700 ft vertical, and an authentic New England mountain feel.  From beginner runs to advanced glades and steeps, there’s something for the entire family to enjoy. Whaleback is the only night-skiing option in the Dartmouth/Lake Sunapee region and skiing under the stars can’t be beat. With a professionally staffed ski-school, a Whaleback Pub and Cafe, rental shop, and friendly staff you’ll find your winter happiness here.  


 Arizona Snowbowl is in Flagstaff Arizona. With fresh powder, blue skies, and breathtaking views, Arizona Snowbowl is a haven for the seasoned skiers and boarders, as well as the first-timer. Located on the majestic San Francisco Peaks at 9,500 ft. above sea level. For 80 years, Snowbowl has been the best destination in the state for skiing and snowboarding since the sport’s arrival in Flagstaff in the early 1900’s.


Buck Hill is in Burnsville, MN. Buck Hill offers 15 different runs to skiers and snowboarders of all abilities, as well as snow tubing. Buck has 11 lifts including 2 Quads and a Triple chairlift. Buck also has one of the best snowmaking systems in the Midwest, enabling the area to operate even when Old Man Winter doesn’t cooperate.


Ski Hesperus is in Durango, CO. Just minutes from downtown Durango—11 miles west on Highway 160—Hesperus Ski Area offers 26 trails on 60 skiable acres, with 150 inches of annual snowfall. The double chair takes skiers and riders up to the 8,888′ summit for over 700 feet of vertical. Best known for night skiing and riding, Hesperus also offers tubing, rentals, ski and ride school and a snack bar and lodge.


Purgatory Resort is in Durango, CO. Purgatory Resort is located in the rugged San Juan Mountains in southwestern Colorado, and 25 miles north of historic downtown Durango. Carved by glaciers thousands of years ago, Purgatory is a unique blend of steep tree skiing trails and wide-open cruisers with stunning views. Averaging 260 inches of snow annually, Purgatory is known for consistent, dry powder from frequent storms, followed by sunny, bluebird days, which creates perfect conditions for pure alpine nirvana. Purgatory features 1,605 acres of skiable terrain, 99 trails, 12 lifts, five terrain parks and a vertical drop of 2,029 feet. Renowned as a family-friendly resort and named “Best Ski Value” by TripAdvisor, there are many ways to enjoy the incredible winter wonderland at Purgatory.


Yawgoo Valley is in Exeter, RI. Rhode Island's only ski area has 12 trails, 3 lifts and night skiing.  Amenities include a pro shop, rental shop, full-service lodge and a snow tubing park.  The ski area is operational (weather permitting) mid-December through mid-March and the snow tubing park late December through early March.  Snowmaking technology allows Yawgoo to cover 100% of its trails when temperatures allow.  It’s family-friendly, winter fun all season long.


Nordic Valley is in Eden, UT. The resort is nestled deep in the heart of the Wasatch Mountains, however, it is just a few short miles from the restaurants, entertainment and comforts of the booming town of Ogden. Nordic Valley is a 140 acre boutique ski hill, with terrain for all skiers and boarders. The area features 3 aerial lifts, 1 surface lift, and 23 runs, all on the same mountain face so you will not loose the family. Home to the best night skiing in Utah with all runs open for night skiing.  



Sunlight Mountain Resortis in Glenwood Springs, CO. Sunlight gives you a full day of skiing for about half the cost of the mega resorts. You’ll park for free, walk to the lifts, and never stand in line. Without the big crowds, our powder lasts for days. All 67 trails lead right back to the lodge where you can stow your gear, meet your family and friends, and get something hot and delicious at the grill. No hassles. No hype. It’s exactly why you go skiing or riding.



 Freedom Pass Map 2018-19



*Note, offer not valid for the following pass types "Night", "Value", "Nordic" or "Powder Pass".