The SLUG GAMES’ Battle at the Basin Presented by Scion is the first installment of SLUG Mag’s amateur ski and snowboard contest. Battle at the Basin Presented by Scion is open to all ages, participants will compete in a jam style format dropping into a custom battle field course, designed by the SLUG Games team and executed by the Snowbasin Resort Park Crew.
The contest will be held on Jan. 11, 2014. Registration is free and will be held at 10 a.m. inside the Huntington Room in Earl’s Lodge.
There will be a cash prize and many other prizes including skis and snowboards provided by the Battle at Basin Presented by Scion sponsors including: Salty Peaks Snowboard Shop, Raja Attire, Zoo York Snowboards, Yelp, iNi Cooperative, Only in Ogden, RAMP Sports, Saga Outerwear, Milosport, Goal Zero, Crossroads Skateshop, DaleBoot, Kitten Factory, Pit Viper and Lucky Slice Pizza.
For more information visit thesluggames.com
Snowbasin Resort will be hosting the USSA Intermountain Master Series Finals March 7th through the 9th. Come up to see some of the most experienced racers in the local area show great form and excellence on this challenging course. For more information about USSA events and guidelines check HERE!
-Friday will be the Super G in Wildcat Bowl
-Saturday is the men’s and women’s GS in Wildcat Bowl. The first runs will be at 10:00 am and second run starts will begin at 1:00 pm
-Sunday is the men’s and women’s GS in Wildcat Bowl. The first runs will be at 10:00 am and second run starts will begin at 1:00 pm
Awards for Saturdays races will take place in the Huntington Room from 3:30 to 5.
Snowbasin Resort will be hosting our annual Christmas Eve Celebration on December 24, so c’mon up and help spread some Holiday Cheer with your family, friends and neighbors the Snowbasin way: great food, great times with loved ones and cherished memories. Following a day of skiing with Santa, Christmas Eve dinner will be served in Earl’s Lodge from 4:30 pm to 8:00 pm with a choice of classic roasted turkey with cranberry cornbread stuffing, glazed ham, roasted stuffed pork loin as well as delectable house made desserts. The servory will also be open for cocoa, refreshment and the Cinnabar will also be open for those that need a little more pick-me-up.
For full menu please visit HERE
Festivities will include a torchlight parade with more than 50 skiers & snowboarders at 6:00 pm down City Hill followed by fireworks at 6:15 pm ending with Santa’s arrival to Earl’s Plaza by sleigh at 6:25 pm for photos by our friends at Faceshots Photography. All other viewing festivities are FREE.
Reservations will not be taken for this festive and very popular event as it is on a first come first serve basis. Please know and understand that this is not a ‘sit-down full service event’ and it is typically very busy and crowded – especially 5:30 or later. The lodge can get full and a lot of seats will get taken quickly – so get up early and enjoy the lodge before the outside festivities begin. For more information please call 801-620-1000.
**No reservations, and no ‘claiming seats’ ahead of time.
Strawberry Gondola will no longer be running as of, April 5th. The new all area adult lift ticket price is $66.
As winter creeps to an end and spring starts to blossom, it’s almost time for the 2012-2013 winter season to come to a close. Snowbasin will be celebrating this season with a “Totally Rad End of Season Throwdown.” This event will be taking place the last two weekends of the season, April 6th & 7th and April 13th & 14th. We encourage everyone to dress up in their best throwback 80′s attire and live it up like it’s 1985 all over again. The festivities will begin Saturday April 6th with spring skiing, delicious food and a barbeque on Earl’s Patio, a reggae mix from the Nate Robinson Trio, and the opportunity for you to strike a pose in our Totally Rad 80′s Retro Photo Booth. But, the party does not stop there, we will be picking up the party again on April 13th with the FREE concert featuring Fox Street All Stars playing a funky groove for everyone to enjoy beginning at 3:00 pm. Finally, on April 14th Snowbasin Resort’s last day of the 2012-13 winter season we will be celebrating with a DJ & costume contest turning the party up! The costume contest will begin at 2 pm on Earl’s Patio with fun prizes for the best and raddest costumes on all the mountain.
In honor of our Totally Rad End of Season Throwdown, we are offering a *Promo Code* for lift tickets for all of our guests.
Promo Code: *”TWO TOTALLY RAD TICKETS” for $80*
(These are All Area Mountain Lift Tickets)
You may purchase these tickets at the ticket window or the season pass desk here at Snowbasin from April 6th (Saturday) to April 14th (Sunday) . But don’t forget, you MUST say the promo code when purchasing the tickets in order to get the deal.
Come celebrate a great season with us on the two last weekends of the season. Spring skiing, great food, live music, and a retro theme, sounds like a radical weekend for all to enjoy.
Festivities will be taking place on Earl’s Patio the next two weekends for guests to enjoy.
- 80′s Retro Photo Booth from 11-4pm; hosted by Faceshots Photography
- Food/BBQ Specials on Earl’s Patio
- 80′s ski movies playing in the Cinnabar Lounge
- Free Live Music Saturday, April 6th: Nate Robinson Trio (starts 2pm)
- Free Live Music Saturday, April 13th: Fox Street All Stars (starts 2pm)
- DJ Party, April 14th from 1-4pm
- Costume Contest from 2pm, April 14th
Live Music is FREE!
Parking lot closes at 7pm
No overnight camping permitted
Don’t miss out on great spring conditions and spring discounts at Snowbasin! Lower rates are now in effect staring April 1st. Join us for great music on Friday and Saturday. On Monday, rates will be reduced to $66 for a Adult all day lift ticket. For a complete rate list, click HERE
Snowbasin is proud to introduce the new Discovery Pass Program for the upcoming 2013/14 Winter Season. The Discovery Pass program gives several options for skiers and riders to enjoy all that Snowbasin has to offer. Beginning March 23rd, Snowbasin’s Discovery Pass can be purchased online through Snowbasin’s eStore or in person at Earl’s Lodge between 8:30 am and 4:00 pm ending on September 2nd.
*Buy your Discovery Season Pass by September 2nd to get the best deal.
The Discovery Value Pass is available for a limited time for only $489. The Value Pass contains some restrictions including holiday blackout dates. For those people who want to enjoy Snowbasin every day of the season we offer the Discovery Premier Pass. The Premier Pass offers unlimited skiing and riding at Snowbasin, 2013 summer gondola use, a $159 rate on hotel rooms at Sun Valley Lodge or Inn during the 2013-14 ski season on a space available basis, a 15% discount on winter repairs in the Grizzly Center, two 50% off buddy vouchers, and tubing hill discounts. The Premier Pass is available for $649 with no blackout dates. Finally, when you purchase any 2013/2014 Discover Pass you will be able to ski the rest of the 2012/2013 winter season!
A complete list of pass types and current prices can be viewed by clicking “HERE”
*Prices Subject to Change. Passes are non-refundable and non-transferable. Snowbasin does not guarantee season length or weather conditions.
John Paul Lodge will be reducing its restaurant services for the remainder of the 2012-13 season. John Paul will be offering Pizza & Soups Monday Through Friday with Grill Items, Pizza, & Soups on Saturdays and Sundays. Pasta and Salad items will no longer be offered at John Paul Lodge for the remainder of the 2012-13 season.
Starting Monday, April 1st, John Paul Lodge be offering cold snacks only for the remainder of the 2012-2013 season.
Snowbasin Resort will be hosting a ski day for Hill Air Force Base on Friday, March 29th. Lift tickets cost $56 and are “ONLY” available at Hill AFB Tickets & Travel (801-777-2225) now through March 28th. People will not be able to purchase tickets the day of or at Snowbasin. For more information please contact HAFB Tickets & Travel or Meredith Fetters at 801.620.1081
Snowbasin will be hosting a Super G Race Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the John Paul Area of the resort for ages 14 and under. We will have some of the following trails either closed or with limited access. Starting at the bottom Wildflower Run accessed continuing down Draba Drop along with City Hill will be closed to the public. You will still be able to ski Wildflower but will need to exit through Parson’s Run to Blue Grouse. Once on Blue Grouse you will have skier’s right side access into Showboat accessing Little Cat Terrain Park and the bottom of Wildcat Bowl leading to the base area. For any other information please contact Snowsports Learning Center 801.620.1015 or our general information line 801.6201000.