Season Pass FAQs
Aspen Snowmass is grateful for guests like you, who help us have a safe yet fun season of skiing and riding. We're here to help answer your questions.
Season Pass General FAQs
What are the 2023-2024 season dates?
We will open Aspen Mountain and Snowmass for the winter season on November 23, 2023.
Operating dates for the 2023-2024 winter ski season are as follows:
- Aspen Mountain: November 23, 2023 - April 21, 2024
- Snowmass: November 23, 2023 - April 14, 2024
- Aspen Highlands: December 9, 2023 - April 7, 2024
- Buttermilk: December 9, 2023 – March 31, 2024
Can I put down a deposit and pay in full later?
Should I buy insurance for my pass?
Are there any changes from last years season pass product line?
If I purchase a pass and decide for whatever reason to change my mind, what happens?
Premier Pass FAQs
How do I access my Premier Pass benefits this season?
Premier Pass benefits including friends and family vouchers will be available in the Aspen Snowmass App so passholders can bypass the ticket office. Premier passholders will receive email notification when vouchers are available in the app, including instructions on how to transfer and redeem them. Other discounts such as those at Four Mountain Sports and Food & Beverage will continue to be pass-based and presenting your Aspen Card on premise will be required.
Will my 2023-2024 Premier Pass come with a complimentary Ikon Base Pass?
Can my Ikon Base Pass be used at Aspen Snowmass?
Are reservations required to ski or ride at any Ikon Pass destinations?
Is an Uphill Pass complimentary with my 2023-2024 Premier Pass?
Does my 2023-2024 Premier Pass come with summer 2024 Sightseeing access?
Alpine Pass FAQs
What is the Alpine Pass 1-Day and 2-Day?
Are there any blackout dates on the Alpine Pass 1-Day and 2-Day?
Can I purchase additional days at a discount?
Valley Pass FAQs
What is the Valley Pass?
The Valley Pass was designed specifically with residents of the Roaring Fork Valley in mind. You must have a Colorado Driver’s License or state issued ID that has an address within the Roaring Fork River Drainage area situated in Eagle, Pitkin, Garfield, or Gunnison Counties, or within the Colorado River Drainage area from and including the unincorporated No Name area to and including Rifle, and including the towns of Aspen, Basalt, Carbondale, El Jebel, Glenwood Springs, Marble, Meredith, New Castle, No Name, Redstone, Rifle, Snowmass, Snowmass Village, Woody Creek.
New this season, for those that do not qualify to purchase online or over the phone, the Valley Pass will be available for anyone to purchase during our one-week, special in person sale, October 23 through 29, 9am through 4:30pm at the Aspen Mountain Ticket Office. Colorado ID is not required for in-person purchase at Aspen Mountain during this specific weeklong sale. Passholder must be present and may only purchase one Valley Pass per season. ID verification is still required online and over the phone over this time period. Eligible for guests 18 and older.
There are no blackout dates on the Valley Pass.
Can I purchase additional days at a discount?
Will the Valley Pass and special one week sale be offered in 2024-2025?
Uphill Pass FAQs
Why was the Uphill Pass Program created?
Is there a fee associated with the Uphill Pass?
What is required for the Uphill Pass?
A picture pass and signed waiver will be required to uphill for the 2023-2024 winter season. A pass is required for all uphill activities (skiing, split boarding, snowshoeing, walking, etc.). The same pass is required for both a single day and the entire season.
Additionally a visible armstrap with a sleeve for your season pass is required while uphilling and can be acquired at a ticket office.
Uphilling used to be free, why are you charging now?
How can you charge for uphill access on public National Forest Service?
What dates and times does the Uphill Pass Program run?
How will the Uphill Pass Program be enforced?
An uphill strap with a sleeve for the picture pass is required while uphilling. The strap with picture pass is the first verification and can be acquired at a ticket office. The Aspen Card page of the app will display an indicator if you have valid Uphill access.
Does my Premier Pass give me uphill access?
Where is uphilling allowed?
Can I bring my dog uphilling?
If I buy an uphill pass, can I use the lifts on each mountain?
Is an Uphill Pass required for sponsored race events or other events that occur on your mountains?
A pass is not required for sponsored race events (Power of Four, America’s Uphill, Summit for Life, etc.)
Yes, an uphill pass will be required for social events.