Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Silver Mountain Offers BOGO/2 for 1 Lift Tickets for 2019.20 Winter

Once again we are pleased to see Silver Mountain extend BOGO/2 for 1 lift ticket discounts for 2019.20 winter ski and snowboard season to premium Mountain Sports Club members. this represents a daily savings of up to $56 daily. The offer is valid midweek non holidays. Premium members simply print out the personalized coupons and present with an ID at the lift ticket window to redeem.

Premium Mountain Sports Club members save on lift tickets, lodging, gear, shops and activities at mountain resorts and areas across North America. This will be our 14th season join now and enjoy mountains of fun and mountains of savings. 

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Vail Resorts acquires 17 More Resorts

The big news this week in the snow and mountain resort industry is Vail Resorts acquisition of Peak Resorts collection of 17 new resorts. This announcement greatly expands Epic Pass holders a wide new range of resorts in the Northeast, Mid Atlantic and Midwest in key skier metropolitan markets.

Current Vail Resorts in the Epic Pass included the following:
Vail, Beaver Creek, Keystone, Breckenridge, Crested Butte in Colorado
Kirkwood,Heavenly Valley & Northstar in California
Park City in Utah
Whistler Blackcomb in British Columbia, Canada
Vermont - Stowe, Okemo
Stevens Pass, WA
Afton Alps, Wilmot, Mt Brighton
Mount Sunapee in New Hampshire

This new acquisition will now include the following new Peak Resorts and added value for Epic Pass holders at:
Mount Snow in Vermont
Hunter Mountain in New York
Attitash Mountain Resort, Wildcat Mountain and Crotched Mountain in New Hampshire
Liberty Mountain Resort, Roundtop Mountain Resort, Whitetail Resort, Jack Frost and Big Boulder in Pennsylvania
Alpine Valley, Boston Mills, Brandywine and Mad River Mountain in Ohio
Hidden Valley and Snow Creek in Missouri
Paoli Peaks in Indiana

This next play in the resort consolidation and acquisition of resorts adds a new dimension of theatre as we approach the 2019.20 season. The next question is who is next for Vail Resorts and how does Alterra Mountain Group, Powdr Corp, Boyne and others respond. The next few months will truly be interesting.

Monday, June 24, 2019

Greek Peak Bike Park BOGO Discounts for Summer 2019

Greek Peak Resort in Central New York will once again offer discounted tickets for the bike park for summer 2019. We are pleased to have Greek Peak Bike Park back offering  our Mountain Sports Club Members BOGO and discounted lift tickets this summer for bike park access. Get out and enjoy the ride and the savings this summer and all year long. Greek Peak Bike Park has a wide variety of rides from beginner to expert. With more than 12 miles of trails, the Bike Park includes a span of cross-country trails with great views and plenty of challenging trails.

Save 15% on Lodging in Jackson Hole for Winter 2019.20

Welcome the 4 new Town Square Inn properties as the newest Mountain Sports Club lodging partners. 4 great locations and unique properties to enjoy your winter vacation to Jackson Hole for winter 2019.20, members/subscribers save 15% on winter ski season lodging.Make sure to check out these 4 great properties. Close to Snow King Resort in town and nearby Jackson Hole Ski Area.

The Antler Inn - The Antler Inn is the best located property in Jackson Hole, 1 block south of Jackson's charming, western Town Square, and just steps from restaurants, shops, art galleries, and nightlife. Our property is convenient to Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks. Over 110 rooms, many with fireplaces, a 25 person hot tub, sauna, and 100 person conference room, the Antler is the perfect place for anyone looking for fine accommodations in the middle of everything.

49er Inn and Suites - Completely remodeled, with a new indoor pool and fitness center, great location and breakfast included. With 140 rooms and suites, extended continental breakfast, 12 person outdoor hot tub, 8 person indoor hot tub, indoor swimming pool, fitness room and 2 conference rooms, the 49'er Inn and Suites can accommodate all of your lodging needs. Set amid Jackson’s wonderful restaurants, shopping, art galleries, and nightspots. Three blocks West of the Town Square Within walking distance from the World Famous Cowboy Bar!

Cowboy Village Resort - The Cowboy Village Resort is an authentic log cabin property with modern amenities and convenience. Easy accessibility to the area's activities bring our guests back, year after year. The Cowboy Village is only 15 minutes from Grand Teton National Park. Jackson Hole Airport, serviced by most major airlines, is only 10 minutes away and Yellowstone National Park is a spectacular hour's drive along the Teton Range. Complete with an indoor pool and hot tub, fitness room and meeting space. Join us at the Cowboy Village Resort! Set amid Jackson's wonderful restaurants, shopping, art galleries, and nightspots. A short six blocks away from the Town Square Close enough to all the key points of interest and just far enough away to be out of the crowds.

Elk Country Inn - With cabins, hotel rooms and spacious suites, the Elk Country Inn offers contemporary accommodations with classic, old west hospitality. Located four blocks from the historic Town Square of Jackson Hole. Set amid Jackson's wonderful restaurants, shopping, art galleries, and nightspots. 4 1/2 blocks West of the Town Square Within walking distance from the World Famous Cowboy Bar! Proximities?

Friday, May 24, 2019

Save 50% on Whitefish Bike Park Lift Tickets

Whitefish Mountain Resort in Northern Montana willonce again extend a 50% off bike park lift tickets to Mountain Sports Club premium members for summer 2019. Join now and save year round in the mountains.

Ride more than 30 miles of lift-accessed and cross-country mountain bike trails above the Flathead Valley.

In Whitefish, go with the flow. The laid back vibe is one of the reasons why people keep coming back. That and the other relaxing characteristics: our lazy meandering river, pours of locally-brewed beers and community full of easy-going locals. Even our bike trails have flow. It's a term that often describes mountain bike trails. The way they are carved into a mountain in harmony with its contours for a smooth ride so you can, well, go with the flow.

You know the feeling-- the state of being completely immersed in the moment. As a mountain biker, it's a connection to the trail as if your bike is an extension of yourself. Rolling over features, plunging through berms, catching air and landing like a feather. The Whitefish Bike Park is known for its flow. A feeling that begins as you approach the mountain, elevates as you ride the lift and culminates as you descend lap after lap.

Bike Park Stats
2,353' vertical drop
2 lifts
23+ miles of downhill trails
9 miles of cross-country / hiking trails
Downhill Trail Stats
Easiest: 2
Difficult: 5
More Difficult: 11
Expert: 4

Whitefish Mountain Resort hosts a variety of mountain bike events throughout the summer.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Thunder Mountain Bike Park BOGO Discounts for 2019

Thunder Mountain Bike Park at Berkshire East, in the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts will once again extend BOGO bike park discounts to premium Mountain Sports Club members for the 2019 season. Additional discounts are also available for the Zip Line Tours and the Aerial Adventure Park.  Thunder Mountain Bike Park is an award winning bike park and year rounds activity hub for mountain sports enthusiasts and adventurers. 

Get out and enjoy the mountain(s) and save year round at over 80 Resorts/areas across North America, with a premium Mountain Sports Club membership. Spring special join now for only $5.95 when using promo code spring19.

Friday, February 22, 2019

Bern Helmets New Sponsor Offering 20% Off All Purchases

We are pleased to welcome Bern Helmets as our newest supplier sponsor for the coming year. A leader in helmets for years we are excited to announce this new partnership. Members will now save 20% off any purchases. Bern Helmets, has a full lineup of snow, bike, skate and water sports helmets and accessories to keep you safe while staying out there.

Use promotion code Mountainsportsclub when checking out to apply the discount and save 20% on your Bern Helmet purchases.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Arapahoe Basin Drops Out of Vail Resorts Epic Pass for 2019.20

What had been speculated has been confirmed that Arapahoe Basin is dropping out of the Vail Resort's Epic Pass for the coming 2019.20 winter season. The increased volume of Epic Pass sales has created parking and service issues at the venerable Colorado area. Epic Passes will be honored the balance of this season and no new partnerships have been announced. Stay tuned as the pass lineups are starting to unfold.

Recently Vail Resorts announced the including of Sun Valley in Idaho and Snow Basin in Utah as new additions. In the Northeast the rumour mill has Smuggler's Notch in Vermont as the next Vail acquisition. Time will tell but we know for certain pass sales for next year are starting and will keep rolling out as we approach Spring.

Will Smugglers' Notch be an Epic mountain for 2019.20?

Friday, February 15, 2019

Gobi Heat - Spotlight on Heated Clothing for Winter and Outdoors

The recent Outdoor Retailer/ SIA Snow show showed again the growing category of heated clothing as more players emerge in the field. Gobi Heat is one of the new vendors that really caught our eye with attractive design and look.

Gobi Heat Evergreen Lifestyle Banners

As technology evolves look for more and more options to make sure you stay warm in the cold and wet elements of winter. Gobi Heat is the leader in Battery Heated Jackets, Hoodies, Gloves, and Pants. The heated apparel industry is booming and this product line up is truly red hot.