It’s Super Sunday On Ski Slopes, Too: Plenty Of Lift Ticket Deals

Posted by Craig Altschul
Craig Altschul
Craig Altschul is Editorial Director of He is a veteran snow jou
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on Tuesday, 28 January 2014 in News

Super Bowl NJLook, you can skip the four-hour pre-game show and head to just about any ski resort in America where deals aim to take you away from the guacamole dip.

Start your search with Liftopia that lists ticket deals starting at lows of 66 percent off. That deal is at Southern California’s Snow Valley Ski Area making a lift ticket $21.

Liftopia has deals in Colorado for Broncos fans starting at $29.99 at Loveland (51 percent off) and Arapaho Basin at $48 (42 percent off). Copper Mt. gets into the act at $72 (39 percent off). Click here for all Liftopia Super Bowl ticket deals.

Crested Butte kicks off the Big Game Weekend with $48 lift tickets for everyone wearing orange pants or shirt. Plus, they are thawing a Tailgate Party at Butte 66 with free beer for everyone in orange until the keg runs out.

Liftopia’s deals in New England where the game doesn’t even begin until well into the evening (6:30 p.m. EST), range from $48 at Stratton Mt., Vt. (47 percent off) to $52.99 (40 percent) at Killington. Pick up a ducat at Bousquet in Mass. for $24 (20 percent). Bretton Woods is also offering a $48 "Big Game Day" ticket on Sunday (a $34 savings off the window price), and available for purchase here.

Mountain Creek, located about 20 miles from MetLife Stadium in New Jersey, is holding a field goal kicking contest as part of its massive tailgate party with $10,000 on the line to highlight their Super Bowl weekend plans. Wear “football attire” (jerseys, helmets, cheerleader outfits, whatever) and ski free from 6-9 p.m., getting back in front of the big screens for the kickoff.

But, here’s one for the record books. Mount Snow, Vt., offers an “I Hate Football” pass for $25 Super Sunday from noon to 4 p.m.

Best Liftopia deal in the Midwest is at Caberfae. Mich., at $19.99 (55 percent).

Seahawks fans in the Pacific Northwest can ski or ride at Anthony Lakes for $23.99 (32 percent) or Mt. Spokane for $40.99 (21 percent). Stevens Pass in Washington is offering $12 lift tickets valid for four hours of on-hill time to celebrate the infamous “12th Man” to 1,200 buyers. The tickets are only available on Facebook ( But, they figure to be snapped up quickly. 

Image: Super Bowl logo (Fox)

Craig Altschul is Editorial Director of He is a veteran snow journalist, having covered the sport for more than 40 years. His syndicated snow sports humor column, Ski Tips, ran in newspapers across the country for 20 years. He was Global Editor-in-Chief for OnTheSnow for 12 years and has written for a variety of magazines and newspapers. Altschul is past president of both the Eastern Ski Writers Association and the North American Snow Journalists Association. He lives in the mountains of New Mexico.


Greg Keeler Thursday, 30 January 2014

Beyond just what you can get on Liftopia - places Like Cannon Mountain in NH are offering tickets for 2-for-$72 on Sunday the 2nd...

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