Based on the success of Alaska Airlines “Ski the West” campaign last winter, Snowbasin Resort has once again partnered with Alaska Airlines to offer ski enthusiasts the opportunity to “Fly Alaska, Ski Free”.  From December to April, snow chasers can ski, snowboard or simply take a scenic gondola ride at Snowbasin Resort for free within 24 hours of landing at Salt Lake International Airport Tuesday through Thursday.

“With Snowbasin Resort located only 40-minutes from Salt Lake International Airport, we are thrilled to continue our partnership with Alaska Airlines to offer a convenient and affordable option for guests to experience our world-class resort for free,” stated Tess Hobbs, Marketing and Public Relations Director for Snowbasin Resort. "We opened for our 75thAnniversary Season on November 25th and it's already shaping up to be a fantastic ski and snowboard season. The Fly Alaska, Ski Free deal offers tremendous value for families as well as anyone looking to hit the slopes on our 3,000 skiable acres.”

This year Snowbasin Resort is celebrating 75 years in business. At the resort visitors will have access to nine lifts, two of which are high speed gondolas so that more time can be spent on the snow and less time in line. A host venue for the 2002 Winter Olympic Games, the Men’s and Women’s Downhill and Super G start is accessible to visitors by the Mount Allen Tram. Snowbasin Resort offers 3,000 skiable acres, 3,000 vertical feet and is known for wide-open bowls, award winning groomers, powder stashes days after a storm and rarely a lift line. For those who like big adventure for a low cost the Fly Alaska, Ski Free promotion is one to be taken advantage of.

This is how it works:

The Offer: Fly Alaska Airlines to Salt Lake City between Monday and Wednesday, and present your boarding pass for a free 1-day lift ticket redeemable Tuesday through Thursday of the same week. Offer valid ONLY between December 1-18, 2015 and January 4-April 10, 2016.

Destination Airport: Salt Lake City (SLC), flights via Seattle, Portland, Boise, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Las Vegas and San Diego

How it works:

  1. Book a flight on Alaska Airlines to Salt Lake City between December 1-18, 2015 and January 4-April 10, 2016.
  2. Register for the Fly Alaska, Ski Free promotion after booking your flight at www.skiogden.com/skifree.
  3. Present your boarding pass, Visit Ogden confirmation email and photo ID at Snowbasin Resort within 24 hours of flight for a free 1-day lift ticket.
  4. Enjoy Snowbasin Resort’s 3,000 skiable acres!

Additionally, if travelers take two round trip flights on Alaska Airlines this winter they can earn a third roundtrip flight to their favorite ski destination for simply the cost of taxes and fees. If you have skiing on your mind, consider flying Alaska Airlines and Snowbasin Resort’s 3,000 skiable acres for the best deals this winter! Those interested in taking advantage of this offer must register at www.alaskaair.com/ski by February 5, 2016. 

For complete rules and details, visit www.alaskaair.com/ski or call 1-800-ALASKAAIR (1-800-252-7522)

For more information about Snowbasin Resort go to www.snowbasin.com

For Information about lodging, dining and events near Snowbasin Resort in Ogden go to www.skiogden.com

About Snowbasin Resort

Snowbasin Resort, top rated by Ski Magazine in the categories of Service, On-Mountain Food, Lifts and Grooming, is located less than 35 miles North of Salt Lake City. It has one of the easiest drives from Salt Lake International Airport as well as quick access to the Park City Area and Downtown Ogden. With 3,000 skiable acres and 3,000 vertical feet, Snowbasin Resort is best known for wide-open bowls, gladed runs, manicured groomers, powder stashes days after a storm, four terrain parks, and excellent service. Snowbasin Resort has world-class snowmaking and one of the most advanced lift systems in the West. Enjoy award-winning cuisine including mountaintop dining with spectacular views and magnificent day lodges. Discover why Snowbasin Resort is consistently recognized as one of the best family resorts in North America!

About Visit Ogden

Ogden, the crossroads of the west, located in Weber County is 45 minutes north of the Salt Lake International Airport. The area inspires visitors with more than 10,000 skiable acres at three ski resorts, 170,000 acres of National Forest, more than 210 miles of single-track trail for hiking and mountain biking and 13,000 acres of lakes connected by pristine rivers for paddle sports and fishing. For additional information visit www.visitogden.com