Blue Mountain Resort Announces End of 2015-2016 Season

Mar 17th, 2016Press Release from Blue Mountain Resort

Palmerton, Pennsylvania (17 March 2016) – Blue Mountain Resort plans to the end their season this weekend, but not before one last blast of winter! The Resort’s plan to fire up the snowguns one last time this Friday and Saturday night is just as crazy as the rest of the season has been! Trails will be closing for the season on Sunday, March 20, but not before some big-time celebrations take place! Stop by the Resort for a rail jam, discounted lift tickets, specials and entertainment at Slopeside Pub & Grill, and end the weekend with their annual Pond Skim event!

Blue Mountain Resort will be boasting fresh snow for excellent slope conditions for the 2016 Grateful Shred Rail Jam, hosted on Summit School Hill on Saturday, March 19 at 11:30 a.m. Anyone interested in participating can register from 8 – 10 a.m. in the Alpine Room and practice from 10 – 11 a.m. Open to guys, gals, and kid snowboarders and skiers, the event is free to register and participants can win cool prizes and cash!

Even though the Resort decided to close this week in an effort to preserve the slopes’ conditions, they will be reopening their doors on Friday, March 18 at 8:30 a.m. And it’s the guests’ lucky day! Blue Mountain will be honoring the $17 6-hour lift ticket that was advertised for St. Patrick’s day. In addition, guests who are looking to hit the slopes one last time can enjoy the following discounts and hours this weekend:

Friday, March 18: 8:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.

  • $17 6-hour lift ticket
  • $45 Ski, Ride, and Unwind – All day ticket and $15 food voucher

Saturday, March 19: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.

  • $55 Ski, Ride, and Unwind – All day ticket & $15 food voucher
  • $40 6-hour lift ticket
  • $25 night ticket – available from 4 – 8 p.m.

Sunday, March 20: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

  • $55 Ski, Ride, and Unwind – All day ticket & $15 food voucher
  • $40 6-hour lift ticket
  • $25 last-run ticket – available from 1 – 5 p.m.

Lastly, guests are invited to end the season with the Resort on Saturday, March 19 with their annual Pond Skim event, sponsored by Shea’s Hardware in Palmerton! Participants who skim across the pond located on the Vista Trail will win a free t-shirt! Registration is free and will be held from 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. in the Alpine Room, with skimming starting promptly at 1pm. In addition to the event, the Resort is inviting guests to make a monetary or non-perishable food donation to the Shepherd House, Inc. Those who make a donation will be entered to win fun prizes, including Neff beanies, an Arbor snowboard, gift cards, and more!


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