Telluride Epic Pass: Tips To Maximize Your Ski Time & Value

Telluride Epic Pass: Everything You Need To Know
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Telluride’s premier ski resort, Telluride Ski & Golf, has announced an exciting new partnership with Epic Pass. The long-term agreement begins during the winter 2018 season and provide guests access to more than 45 prominent resorts and attractions across the globe.

 

Designed for avid skiers of any level, the Epic Pass allows snow-loving adventurers to access a variety of resorts over the course of several days for a set price. This unique and economical travel pass is revolutionizing the way skiers and snowboarders vacation and is quickly growing in popularity. Telluride is excited to join the program, which includes several other stunning ski destinations like Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, and even several pristine destinations abroad.

 

Epic Pass Telluride Packages

So, what does the Epic Pass mean for Telluride visitors? Well, participants will have access to a variety of area resorts and resort attractions for a fraction of regular resort pricing. Epic Pass offers four ticket options to suit trips of any length:

Epic Pass

The most lucrative package, the ‘Epic Pass’ grants visitors seven full days of skiing or snowboarding with no blackout dates at over 20 resorts, including destinations in Colorado, Utah, Vermont, Minnesota, Michigan, Wisconsin, and more. This, in addition to limited days at exclusive international destinations like Tignes-Val D’Isere in France and 4 Vallées in Switzerland. And, Epic Pass holders will enjoy other premium perks, like bypassing ticket windows with direct access to lifts, and additional 50% off lift tickets after the seven-day window has passed. The Epic Pass is ideal for serious skiers looking for a top-of-the-line experience.

Epic 7-Day Pass

Ideal for a week-long mountain retreat, the 7-Day Epic Pass grants visitors up to seven days of skiing or snowboarding in Telluride with no blackout dates and direct lift access (no waiting at the ticket window). After the seven-day pass expires, cardholders will receive 20% off additional lift tickets at Telluride. This package includes week-long access to a total of eleven area resorts across Colorado, Utah, Vermont, and more plus seven additional free days at Afton Alps, Mount Brighton, or Wilmot Mountain.

Epic 4-Day Pass

A great option for weekend travelers, the 4-Day Pass grants visitors four days of unlimited skiing or snowboarding in Telluride with no blackout dates and the ability to bypass the ticket window. After the four-day pass expires, cardholders will have access to 20% off at additional lift tickets in Telluride. The pass includes access to 11 area resorts in Colorado, Utah, Vermont, and more plus four additional free days at Afton Alps, Mt. Brighton or Wilmot Mountain.

Epic Season Pass for Telluride Passholders & Members

Already have full winter benefits at Telluride Ski & Golf Resort? Telluride Passholders and Members holding an Epic Pass enjoy 50% off all lift tickets at any Vail Resorts-owned mountain resort.

Epic Pass Telluride Perks

In addition to deep discounts on ski resort access and lift tickets, Epic Pass holders will also enjoy the following perks:

Epic Pass Club

Season pass holders are automatically enrolled in the Epic Pass Club, a private email list for exclusive deals, discounts, events, and resort news. Be the first to know about Epic Pass programs and get first dibs on bookings!

PEAKS Rewards Program

A special perk for repeat offenders, the PEAKS Rewards Program allows members to earn points from purchases on lift tickets, ski school, lodging, and dining at qualifying resorts. These points can be redeemed for rewards like additional lift tickets, discounts, and more.

Pass Insurance

Protect your Epic Pass investment by purchasing pass insurance for only $25 / person ($15 / children). This insurance will ensure a full refund in the event of a trip cancellation.

Ski-With-A-Friend (SWAF) Tickets

Hit the slopes with a friend by using your SWAF tickets, which are automatically loaded onto your Epic Pass card. To use, simply visit the lift ticket window to use your discount. You’ll get six friend passes per season.

Why Telluride?

Nestled in the San Juan Mountains in southwest Colorado, Telluride is a true hidden gem. Known for amazing hiking during the summer and impressive, uncrowded skiing during the winter, Telluride is located off-the-beaten-path and offers a charming, small-town feel. With a variety of mountaintop and ski-in/ski-out vacation rentals and a plethora of locally owned shops and restaurants, you’re sure to feel right at home in Telluride. This small mountain town is just a short trip from other regional resorts, making the Epic Pass a great fit for the avid skier or snowboarder.

You can learn more about Epic Pass or purchase your personal pass at https://www.epicpass.com/.  And, don’t forget to search our inventory of Telluride vacation rentals to start planning your epic mountain retreat!

 

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