Indy Pass adds 7 new partner resorts

The Indy Passthe best ski offer, is constantly expanding its network of independent, discreet and absolutely delicious ski areas.

You probably already know that Indy Pass focuses on family ski areas that preserve authentic ski experiences, but I still think it’s worth a reminder.

I mean, the fact that all skier and snowboarder does not have an Indy Pass is absolutely mad!

Here are the new resorts joining Ski’s Best Deal for the ’22/’23 season:

New Alpine Resorts – Two Free Days:

  • Maine Black Mountain
  • Meadowlark Ski Resort, Wyoming
  • Spring of Aomori, Japan

New Cross Country Resort – Two Days Free

  • Maine Black Mountain Nordic Center

New Allied Resorts – 25-50% off lift tickets

  • Paul Bunyan, Wis.
  • King Pine, New Hampshire
  • Cherry Peak, Utah

Passholders now get two days of skiing/riding at 104 ski areas across the US, Canada and Japan, plus discounted tickets at 10 additional resorts from just $299 $ for adults.

Show me a better deal…I’ll wait…

Alright, I’ve waited long enough, and no one has been able to show me a better deal yet.

^Powder Mountain, UTlargest ski resort by area in North America, is literally a big name on the Indy Pass

Indy Pass also included a small teaser in its press release announcing the new stations. They imply that they add a “great west coast” seaside resort on July 26. Who could it be?

I may or may not know who it is, and let me just tell you, get excited.

Learn more about the Indy Pass here.

Check out the full Indy Pass press release:

Indy Pass adds seven new resorts in all regions, plus Japan

New England, Upper Midwest, Rockies and Japan expand

PORTLAND, Ore. (July 19, 2022) – Indy Pass today announced that seven new stations have been added to the roster for the 22/23 season, bringing the number of stations offering two free days to 104. Three additional Allied resorts have also been added and will offer 25-50% discounts on lift tickets to Indy Pass holders.

SNEAK PREVIEW: Major West Coast resort joins Indy Pass on July 26

New Alpine Resorts – Two Free Days:

Maine Black Mountain
Meadowlark Ski Resort, Wyoming
Spring of Aomori, Japan

New Cross Country Resort – Two Days Free

Maine Black Mountain Nordic Center

New Allied Resorts – 25-50% off lift tickets

Paul Bunyan, Wis.
King Pine, New Hampshire
Cherry Peak, Utah

“The low season is an exciting time for new Indy Pass resorts, and this summer is proving to be a doozy! We’re thrilled to welcome seven fantastic new resorts to the coalition across all regions at west of the Cascades and Sierras,” said Doug Fish, President of Indy Pass. Next week, however, we have an exciting addition for our West Coast pass holders, so stay tuned!

Aomori Spring is the fifth Indy Resort in northern Japan, where annual snowfall averages 500-700″

Aomori Spring Ski Resort, Tohuku Region, Japan

Nestled at the foot of Mount Iwaki, Aomori Spring Ski Resort is located in the heart of the hinterland of Japan’s Tohoku region and is truly off the beaten path. Blessed with abundant snowfall, Aomori Spring has everything from family-friendly slopes to steep tree skiing and a high-quality terrain park with Japan’s largest half-pipe. Experienced powder hunters with a trail rig will find the lift-accessible backcountry to be the main feature of this Indy fifth mountain in northern Japan.

Maine Black Mountain

Black Mountain of Maine is located in the heart of the western mountains of Maine. It is the 4th highest ski area in Maine, with a vertical drop of 1,380 feet. Discover 600 acres of border-to-border skiing, terrain for all ages and abilities, powder-filled glades and the friendliest atmosphere around. As a 501(c)(3), our primary mission is to keep skiing affordable to ensure the sport is accessible to everyone and still has a place in Maine’s future.

Cherry Peak, Utah

Cherry Peak Resort is more than just a ski resort. In addition to our awesome ski runs, 1221 vertical feet, three triple chairlifts and magic carpet, you’ll find year-round events at this northern Utah gem that’s just a short drive from Indy Partners. Pomerelle Mountain, Beaver Mountain and Poudriere Mountain.

King Pine Ski Resort

More fun, more affordable, it all starts at King Pine. Beginners and families will love the friendly, knowledgeable ski school and easy, gentle learning terrain, while more advanced skiers and snowboarders can explore our steeper trails and treetop ski areas. King Pine also offers tubing, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, ice skating and après ski.

Meadowlark Ski Lodge, Wyoming

Nicknamed the “Little Jackson Hole,” Meadowlark is nestled on the edge of a mountain lake in the Bighorn Mountains and features varied terrain ranging from a full-mountain blue run to multiple black double diamonds, a natural half-pipe, and an abundance Rocky Mountain powder. The beautifully designed wooden lodge features rentals and retail, a commercial kitchen, wood-burning fireplace, wrap-around deck, and full bar.

Off the beaten path, but well worth the trip, you’ll find incredible terrain in Meadowlark, Wyoming.

Paul Bunyan Ski Center

Paul Bunyan is a newly reopened small family hill located in Lakewood, Wisconsin. They offer an authentic restored 1967 T-Bar Hall and four restored tow lines with 150 feet of vertical and very diverse terrain. Paul Bunyan will take you back to a time when small family ski resorts reigned supreme.

Maine Black Mountain Nordic Center

From gentle gliding to big fast climbs and descents, BMOM Nordic trails have something for all ages and skill levels. Challenge yourself or take it slow and easy over terrain features for beginners, intermediates and experts. “You are here” road signs make it easy to navigate the route of your choice.

July Payment Plan Ends August 1 – Interest Free & No Credit Check

Indy Pass offers an innovative, interest-free payment plan that allows buyers to make equal monthly payments until December 15. If purchased before August 1, payments are $49/month for an adult pass and $146/month for a family of four with two children under 13. No credit check or credit application is needed, and no third-party lenders are involved.

Indy Pass 22-23 Pre-Season Pricing Ends September 12

Indy Base Pass – Adult $299, Children (12 and under) $139

Indy+ Pass – Adult $399, Children $189 (no restrictions)

Indy Base AddOn Pass – Adult $199, Children $99 (Partners and Allies season pass holders only)

Indy+ AddOn Pass – Adult $309, Children $149 (no restrictions)

Indy Cross Country (XC) Pass – Adult $69, Children $29 (no restrictions)

About the Indy Pass –

After three seasons, Indy Pass is the fastest growing multi-mountain pass in North America. It offers 104 alpine and Nordic resorts in the United States, Canada and Japan, each offering two days of skiing or riding, and ten allied alpine resorts offering up to 50% off lift tickets. Indy Resorts are uniquely independent and authentic; many are owned and operated by multi-generational families.




ALASKA – Eaglecrest Ski Area

BRITISH COLUMBIA — Apex Mountain Resort, Manning Park, Sasquatch Mountain

CALIFORNIA – China Peak, Mt. Shasta Ski Park, Snow Valley

OREGON – Hoodoo, Mt. Ashland

WASHINGTON – 49 degrees North, Ski Bluewood, Hurricane Ridge, Mission Ridge, White Pass


ALBERTA — Castle Mountain Resort

ARIZONA—Sunrise Park Ski Resort

COLORADO — Sunlight Mountain Resort

IDAHO – Brundage Mountain, Kelly Canyon, Silver Mountain, Tamarack Resort, Pomerelle, Soldier Mountain

MONTANA – Blacktail Mountain, Lost Trail Powder Mountain, Red Lodge Mountain

UTAH – Beaver Mountain, Eagle Point, Powder Mountain

WYOMING – Meadowlark Ski Lodge, Snow King Mountain, White Pine Ski Area, Antelope Butte


IOWA – Seven Oaks, Sunset Mountain

MICHIGAN – Big Powderhorn Resort, Caberfae Peaks, Crystal Mountain, Marquette Mountain, Nubs Nob Ski Resort, Pine Mountain Resort, Shanty Creek, Swiss Valley Ski Area, Tree Tops Resort

MINNESOTA – Buck Hill, Detroit Mountain, Lutsen Mountains, Mount Kato, Powder Ridge Winter Recreation, Spirit Mountain

SOUTH DAKOTA — Terry Peak Ski Area

WISCONSIN — Granite Peak, Little Switzerland, Nordic Mountain, Paul Bunyan, Trollhaugen, Tyrol Basin, The Rock Snowpark


CONNECTICUT – Mohawk Mountain Ski Area

MASSACHUSETTS – Berkshire East Mountain Resort, Catamount Mountain Resort *

MAINE – Saddleback Mountain, BigRock Resort, Maine’s Black Mountain

NEW HAMPSHIRE – Cannon Mountain, Pats Peak, Black Mountain, Waterville Valley

NEW YORK — Catamount Mountain Resort*, Greek Peak Mountain Resort, Swain Resort, Snow Ridge Ski Resort, Titus Mountain, West Mountain

VERMONT—Bolton Valley Resort, Magic Mountain, Suicide Six, Jay Peak Resort

*Catamount straddles the NY/MA border


NORTH CAROLINA — Cataloochee Ski Area

PENNSYLVANIA – Blue Knob Resort, Montage Mountain, Ski Sawmill, Shawnee Mountain

TENNESSEE — Ober Gatlinburg Ski Area

VIRGINIA – Bryce Resort, Massanutten Resort

WEST VIRGINIA – Canaan Valley Ski Resort, Winterplace Ski Resort


Geto Kogen – Kitakami, Iwate

Aomori Spring, Nishitsugaru District, Ajigasawa

Okunakayama Kogen – Ninohe District, Iwate

Shimokura/Pandora – Hachimantai, Iwate

Tazawako – Semboku, Akita


BRITISH COLUMBIA – Sovereign Lakes Nordic Club, Manning Park Resort

MAINE – Black Mountain of Maine


MINNESOTA — Mapelap Resort

NEW HAMPSHIRE (2) – Waterville Valley Resort, JacksonXC

NEW JERSEY – High Point Cross Country Center

NEW MEXICO — Enchanted Forest XC

VERMONT—Woodstock Nordic Center, Rikert Nordic Center

WASHINGTON – 49 degrees North Nordic Center

WEST VIRGINIA – White Grass Visitor Center

ALLIED RESORTS – 7 (discounted lift tickets for pass holders)

MASSACHUSETTES — Bousquet Mountain

NEW HAMPSHIRE – Dartmouth Skiway, King Pine, McIntyre Ski Area, Whaleback Mountain

UTAH – Cherry Peak

VERMONT – Burke Mountain, Middlebury College Snow Bowl

WASHINGTON — Wolf Wolf Ski Bowl

WISCONSIN – Paul Bunyan

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