First Time Offer

Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association's 
"First-Time Ski/Snowboard Program" 
Order Online Today

(Note: our external sales site contains a graphical reference to a price of $49.00 for this program.

It is in error. The correct price is $59 as listed here, and elsewhere.)

2017firstimerackcard$59.00 for Beginner Ticket, Lesson and Rentals!

Quantities limited...First come, first served!  VIEW AGE RESTRICTIONS

Orders must be received on or before December 30, 2017

Package Includes:
• One Beginner Lift Ticket (NO UPGRADES)
• One Beginner Group Lesson
• Rental Equipment

• Valid at Participating Pennsylvania Ski Areas

Voucher can be used anytime (Weekends & Holidays) except for Hidden Valley, Laurel Mountain & Seven Springs.  

Hidden Valley, Laurel Mountain & Seven Springs - During the following dates 12/24/17 - 1/2/18; 1/14-16/18 and 2/17-20/18, you need to make advanced reservations and they only offer a group lesson time for 1:00 pm.

Contact your preferred ski area for hours of operation.

• Valid for the 2017-18 season only. (NO REFUNDS, EXCHANGES OR UPGRADES)

Valid First Time card must be presented at ski area.

Ski areas will NOT accept receipt or any other paperwork.


All vouchers expire at the close of each ski areas 2017-2018 season. 

NO REFUNDS, EXCHANGES, UPGRADES or REPLACEMENTS after the 2017-2018 season!!!

All applications must done online.  (PSAA does NOT accept faxed or phone order applications at this time).


Minimum age to participate in parentheses.

Ski AreaSnowboardingMinimum AgeLift RestrictionsAvailability
Bear Creek Mountain Resort
Yes 8 None  
Big Boulder
Yes 9 Beginner Lift
Blue Knob Resort
Yes 12 Under 12 must ride with adult
Blue Mountain Resort Yes 8 Vista, Valley East, Valley West & Carpets
Camelback Mountain Resort
Yes 6 Learning Area Carpets, Sunbowl Lifts & Meadows Lift when available.
Elk Mountain
Yes 8 Beginner's Lift Only
Hidden Valley Resort Yes 8 Beginner Carpet Only
Jack Frost Mountain Yes 9 None
Liberty Mountain Resort  Yes 8 First Class Quad, Dipsy Quad, First Class Crpt Only
Laurel Mountain Yes 8 None
Montage Mountain
Yes 5 Beginner Terrain
Mystic Mountain at Nemacolin Woodlands Yes None None
Roundtop Mountain Resort  Yes 4-Ski, 6-Board Beginner Lifts - 1 surface 2 chairs
Seven Springs Mountain Resort 
Yes 8 Beginner Lifts Only
Shawnee Mountain 
Yes 6-Ski, 7-Board Beginner's Lifts & Area Only
Ski Big Bear Yes 6 Surface Lift
Ski Sawmill Family Resort Yes 7 None
Tussey Mountain All Seasons
Yes None Beginner Slope & Lift Only
Whitetail Resort  Yes 8 Lift off; U-me Dbl;1st Class Magic Carpet