As COVID continues to present unprecedented staffing challenges, ski resort staff are stretched to the limit. Ski area workers across all departments are working tirelessly to keep the lifts spinning, keep us safe, and keep us fed. They deserve our support, high fives, and thanks for doing what they can to keep ski areas open,… Read more »
Indy Pass and TGR (Teton Gravity Research) have teamed up to bring you the story of what it means to be an independent resort in today’s world. In Pursuit of Soul explores the fiercely authentic culture alive in independent resort towns across the country, and in the people that call those mountains home – the… Read more »
Ski Capital of the Midwest Michigan isn’t exactly recognized as the ‘mecca for snowsports’, but it’s darn close thanks to a collection of hidden gem ski resorts that will make any snowsport lover’s mouth water. Ranked #2 in ski resorts per state, Michigan doesn’t make it easy deciding which resort to visit first. Let’s start… Read more »
Indy Pass X Slopes TAKE YOUR SNOW DAYS TO THE NEXT LEVEL We tested nearly every tracking app on the market and concluded that Slopes is the easiest to use, has the coolest technology, won’t drain your battery, and delivers great data every time. We are proud to welcome them as an Indy Pass partner… Read more »
4 Independents from the Tohoku powder region in Japan join the world’s fastest-growing pass! Passholders can now explore the Japanese resorts of Geto Kogan, Tazawako, Okunakayama Kogen, and Shimokura/Panorama.
Winter is going to be here before you know it, and we have over 70+ independent resorts just waiting to be explored. Make sure you purchase your Indy Pass by August 31, 2021, for the lowest price of the year.
We are thrilled to announce that 4 new resorts have joined the Indy Pass: Snow Valley, CA, Marmot Basin, AB, Canada, Titus Mountain, NY, Montage Mountain, PA. This brings our total to 72 independent resorts, on one amazing pass!
Written by Natalie Akers If you have a healthy appetite for storm skiing; a habit of lapping the steep, short and sweet trails; and an inexplicable love for old school double chairs without the bar…you’ve already skied White Pass. Or you “should,” which was the review I continued to hear from my trusted Washingtonian ski… Read more »
Written by Natalie Akers “Steeper, Deeper, Cheaper.” The bumper sticker outside of Eugene, Oregon’s Whiteaker International Hostel caught my attention. It was in good company next to a “Ski the East” patch on a Volvo Wagon older than its driver. My first encounter with Hoodoo Ski Area. It’s raining and March in Oregon’s misty Willamette… Read more »
Written by Natalie Akers Imagine a mountain that guarantees a powder day. Every Thursday. That’s not a stretch for locals at Lost Trail Ski Area, even in the 20-21 season when almost nothing is predictable. I’d been hearing about their legendary tradition since I crossed the South Dakota border. Everyone from industry pros at Red… Read more »
Written by Natalie Akers Over 37” of snow graced mystical Red Lodge Mountain between October 17 and November 17, 2020. Last year, October saw almost 80”. That’s in line with the unique storm cycles that locals are hardened to at Montana’s eastern-most ski area. Sales and Marketing Manager, Kelsey Borge, described Red Lodge’s snowfall patterns… Read more »
We believe that all Indy resorts will operate this winter, but there may be some unforeseen restrictions based on shifting COVID-19 policies. That’s why we’ve created the most comprehensive and easy to understand, multi-mountain pass assurance program there is.
The Indy Pass was created to be a great value for skiers and boarders who want to get the most out of their winter at authentic, independent resorts and in 2020, we’ve ratcheted up the value by adding 11 new resorts. That takes our resort count to 55 for anyone who’s counting.
Many skiers and riders are understandably concerned about the upcoming winter season. This winter may look a bit different. However, getting outside in a safe and responsible manner is vital to our physical and mental health. Indy pass wants to ensure that in this tough time, everyone possible has the chance to get out and… Read more »
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