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Kids in 4th and 5th Grade are Skiing for Free this Winter in Pennsylvania!

Kids in 4 th and 5 th Grade are Skiing for Free this Winter in Pennsylvania!

Ski for Free at 21 PA Resorts with the 4th and 5th Grade Snowpass

WHITE HAVEN, Pa- Your young kids may still be in elementary school, but if you tell them something is free, they're going to know it's a good deal! Well, how about skiing or boarding for free this winter?

Enjoy all the snow that 21 Pennsylvania Ski Resorts have to offer for free this winter! That’s over 64 total days your kids will be enjoying the excitement of skiing and boarding. And you don’t have to live in Pennsylvania, just ski or board there. It probably makes you wish you could travel back to that age and enjoy the snow the way they can. But, even if that is impossible, your kids will be happy to bring you with them.

Don’t already ski or board, no problem … this deal is still for your family. The PA Snowpass includes one beginner lift, lesson and rental package and a 50% off coupon for parents too!

1st Time Ski or Snowboard Program

Do you want to learn to ski or snowboard this winter?

You can! The Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association (PSAA) is offering a $39.00 Beginner Ticket, Lesson and Rental deal. Pennsylvania has many great resorts that are the perfect location to get on the snow.

This $39 Package Includes:

One Beginner Lift Ticket (no upgrades)

One Beginner Group Lesson

Complete Rental Equipment

Valid at Participating Pennsylvania Ski Areas

Voucher can be used anytime, including weekends and holidays! The quantities limited for this deal, first come, first served, so act fast.

This is a beginner program, so you will be restricted to the ski area's beginner area.

There is limit to 5 vouchers per household.

For more information on participating resorts or to sign up, visit SkiPA.com and on Facebook at Facebook.com/PASnowpass .

Core Facts

  • The goal of this program is to provide an affordable and effective means to introduce 4th & 5th graders to the sports of skiing and snowboarding, creating life-long participants of winter sliding fun. Also, to remind families that spending time together in the mountains is HEALTHY and FUN... a great alternative to television and video games.
  • Pennsylvania's 4th & 5th Grade Snowpass is a fun-filled booklet containing 1 free learn to ski or snowboard package including a beginner lift ticket, rental equipment and lesson voucher.
  • They can be used whenever a 4th or 5th grader is accompanied by a paying adult. 
  • To sign up for the program, visit the PSAA web site at www.skipa.com and either complete the application online or download the 4th & 5th Grade Snowpass application. A 4th or 5th grade report card (you can also submit last year's final report card) and a current color photo of the child is required. There is a non- refundable $30 processing fee.

 The 4 th or 5 th Grade Snowpass program is available at any of the Pennsylvania ski resorts listed below. 

1. Alpine Mountain, Analomink | www.alpinemountain.com 

2. Bear Creek Ski Resort, Macungie | www.bcmountainresort.com

3. Big Boulder, Blakeslee | www.jfbb.com

4. Blue Knob Ski Area, Claysburg | www.blueknob.com

5. Blue Mountain, Palmerton | www.skibluemt.com

6. Camelback Mountain Resort, Tannersville | www.skicamelback.com

7. Eagle Rock Resort, Hazleton | www.eaglerockresort.com

8. Elk Mountain, Union Dale | www.elkskier.com

9. Hidden Valley, Hidden Valley | www.hiddenvalleyresort.com

10. Jack Frost Mountain, Blakeslee | www.jfbb.com

11. Liberty Mountain, Carroll Valley | www.libertymountainresort.com

12. Montage Mountain, Scranton | www.montagemountainresorts.com 

13. Mystic Mountain at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort, Farmington |www.nemacolin.com  

14. Roundtop Mountain Resort, Lewisberry | www.skiroundtop.com

15. Seven Springs Mtn. Resort, Seven Springs | www.7springs.com

16. Shawnee Mountain, Shawnee-on-Delaware | www.shawneemt.com

17. Ski Big Bear, Lackawaxen | www.ski-bigbear.com

18. Ski Denton, Coudersport | www.skidenton.com

19. Ski Sawmill Family Resort, Morris | www.skisawmill.com

20. Tussey Mountain, Boalsburg | www.tusseymountain.com

21. Whitetail Resort, Mercersburg | www.skiwhitetail.com



"The Snowpass Program is the perfect way to create life-long fans of skiing or snowboarding and the outdoors. The excitement and enthusiasm among 4th & 5th graders on the mountain is dramatic.  It's the point in life where they can really feel a solid commitment to a sport that will last a lifetime."

Linda Irvin, Director



Kids in 4th + 5th Grade can Ski Free this Winter in PA at 21 resorts. Details at skipa.com #snowpass



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Company Info - About Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association

The Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association (PSAA), consisting of member ski areas statewide, is a non-profit association that was developed to promote and serve the Pennsylvania Ski Industry. PSAA works to encourage participation and enjoyment of skiing, snowboarding, tubing, and cross country skiing in Pennsylvania.

For more information on the Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association visit www.SkiPA.com or call (570) 443-0963



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