Thredbo is the exclusive Australian member of The Mountain Collective – an unprecedented collaboration between the world’s best independent ski destinations in Canada, USA, Europe, Japan, South America, Australia and New Zealand.
The Mountain Collective™ includes Alta, Aspen Snowmass, Banff Sunshine, Big Sky, Coronet Peak/The Remarkables (New Zealand), Jackson Hole, Lake Louise, Mammoth Mountain, Niseko United (Japan), Revelstoke, Snowbasin, Snowbird, Sugarbush, Sun Valley, Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows, Taos, and Thredbo (Australia). Global Affiliate resorts include Chamonix (France) and Valle Nevado (Chile).
There are also three Mountain Collective global affiliate resorts including: Chamonix Mont-Blanc in France and Valle Nevado in Chile.
Mountain Collective benefits for Thredbo Premium Season Passholders: Due to Thredbo’s partnership with the Mountain Collective, Thredbo Premium Season Passholders & Thredbo 365 Passholders received 50% off day passes at all full member Mountain Collective resorts. Meaning you can go and shred at either at these resorts and receive 50% off day passes…Including Alta, Aspen Snowmass, Banff Sunshine, Big Sky, Coronet Peak/The Remarkables (New Zealand), Jackson Hole, Lake Louise, Mammoth Mountain, Niseko United (Japan), Revelstoke, Snowbasin, Snowbird, Sugarbush, Sun Valley, Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows, Taos, and Thredbo (Australia).
MOUNTAIN COLLECTIVE NEWS | Big Sky & Niseko Join the Mountain Collective
In some amazing news for Australian & New Zealand skiers and snowboarders, the Mountain Collective has just announced that the 2018/19 Mountain Collective Pass is now back on sale for $449 USD and only $99 USD for kids.
Plus the Mountain Collective welcomes Montana’s Big Sky Resort and Northern Japan based Niseko United Resort to its world-class roster. Previously a global affiliate, Niseko United will join the Mountain Collective as a full partner for the 2018/19 season, expanding the breadth of the Collective with full partner destinations in five countries, and affiliates in two more.
The 2018/19 Mountain Collective Pass includes:
- 34 days at 17 iconic snow destinations.
- 2 days at Alta, Aspen Snowmass, Banff Sunshine, Big Sky, Coronet Peak/The Remarkables (New Zealand), Jackson Hole, Lake Louise, Mammoth Mountain, Niseko United (Japan), Revelstoke, Snowbasin, Snowbird, Sugarbush, Sun Valley, Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows, Taos, and Thredbo (Australia)
- Access to 50% off any additional day passes to full member resorts. Unlimited with no blackout periods
- 2 days at each Global Affiliate resort including Chamonix (France) and Valle Nevado (Chile)
- Access to Mountain Collective Kids Pass for only $99 USD. Kids must be 12 and under at the time the pass is purchased
Click here to read our Mountain Collective Pass FAQs
For more information about The Mountain Collective passes, lodging deals and Thredbo & NZSki season pass holder benefits see www.mountaincollective.com or contact selected ski tour operators selling the Mountain Collective ski pass including Ski Max, Travelplan, Mogul Ski World, MySnow Holidays, Blue Powder Tours, Snowcapped Travel and travel&co.
MOUNTAIN COLLECTIVE PARTNER RESORTS
New* Sugarbush, VT| sugarbush.com
Sugarbush Resort is a four-season mountain resort overlooking the Mad River Valley of central Vermont. With 2600′ of vertical, 111 trails, and 20 wooded areas on the trail map, Sugarbush’s two mountains of Lincoln Peak and Mt. Ellen offer a true alpine experience for all levels of winter adventurers. In the summer, recreational opportunities including mountain biking, golf, tennis, weddings, festivals and more offers guests an authentic Vermont experience.
Snowbasin Resort, UT| snowbasin.com
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. Home to the 2002 Winter Olympics Downhill, Snowbasin Resort has 3,000 skiable acres and 3,000 vertical feet, and is best known for wide-open bowls, gladed runs, long rolling 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.
Alta , UT | alta.com
Founded in 1938, Alta Ski Area is an iconic winter destination with a rich history. A seasonal average snowfall of over 550 inches, coupled with a philosophy of offering an authentic ski experience, have developed generations of skiers who consistently call this Utah resort their special place. Alta Ski Area is for skiers only. No snowboards please.
Snowbird offers more than you’re used to in a mountain vacation: 500 inches of average annual snowfall, over 2,500 skiable acres and 3,240 vertical feet of legendary terrain, spectacular scenery and the longest season in Utah. Located only 29 miles from Salt Lake City International Airport, this incredible accessibility makes same day skiing and flying a reality.
Aspen, CO | aspensnowmass.com
At Aspen Snowmass, endless adventure is guaranteed. With more than 5,500 acres of terrain on four mountains, each day greets you with infinite possibilities all accessible on one lift ticket. Plus, the extraordinary moments aren’t just limited to the slopes. Aspen Snowmass features the kinds of restaurants, nightclubs, shops and art galleries that most cities in the world – let alone mountain towns – would envy. Some say it’s is the best of both worlds. We just call it home. And we’re eager to share it with you.
Teton Village, WY | jacksonhole.com
Jackson Hole continues to famously deliver legendary powder snow, 4,139 continuous vertical feet, 2500 acres of the best beginner, intermediate and expert skiing and snowboarding and a genuine “Last of the Old West atmosphere. Neighboring the legacy National Parks of Yellowstone and Grand Teton and operating in Bridger Teton National Forest there is not a more spectacular setting for a destination resort in the world. Now with 13 nonstop cities (and hundreds of connections) flying to the newly expanded airport, Jackson Hole is one of the most easily accessed destination resorts in the West.
Mammoth Lakes, CA | mammothmountain.com
At 11,053 feet, Mammoth boasts the highest summit of any California destination, making for deeper, higher quality snow, beautiful views and a season that can last until July. And with 3,500 skiable acres, 400 inches of snowfall and an average of 300 days of sunshine per year, we enjoy re-earning our reputation as California’s only real big mountain skiing/riding experience each and every season.
Revelstoke, BC, Canada | revelstokemountainresort.com
Since 2007, Revelstoke Mountain Resort has offered the most vertical in North America – 5,620 ft – spanning 3,121 acres of terrain. Ride deep, light BC powder over 3 high alpine bowls and 65 named runs & areas, including legendary glades, steep cliffs and pillows, and endless fall-line groomers. Over 120 years of skiing history has created an authentic ski town that celebrates winter in all its forms. From diverse shopping and dining options on Mackenzie Avenue to fascinating museums and art galleries, Revelstoke’s heritage downtown will charm you.
Banff Sunshine| skibanff.com
Experience mountains so huge the view will stop you in your tracks. The towns and mountains of Banff & Lake Louise in Banff Nationals Park, Canada offer a winter adventure of a lifetime. Banff Sunshine sits high on the Continental Divide in the heart of Banff National Park just 15 minutes’ drive from the cosy mountain town of Banff. Three massive mountains provide breathtaking site lines, uninterrupted by any signs of civilization beyond the resort’s leasehold. With exchange rates boosting your savings by more than 30%, there has never been a better time to choose Banff & Lake Louise, Canada for a great northern ski escape. Receive up to 25% off lodging with selected properties in Banff & Lake Louise.
Lake Louise Ski Resort | skilouise.com
Experience mountains so huge the view will stop you in your tracks. The towns and mountains of Banff & Lake Louise in Banff Nationals Park, Canada offer a winter adventure of a lifetime. With over 4,200 acres spread across four mountain faces, Lake Louise is also one of the largest ski resorts in North America. The Lake Louise Ski Resort offers a variety of terrain from gentle slopes and long cruising runs, to glades, chutes and some of the Canadian Rockies most exciting and wide open bowls. With exchange rates boosting your savings by more than 30%, there has never been a better time to choose Lake Louise, Canada for a great northern ski escape. Receive up to 25% off lodging with selected properties in Banff & Lake Louise.
New Zealand | nzski.com
Queenstown, New Zealand, the adventure capital of the world, is home to two of New Zealand’s best ski areas Coronet Peak & The Remarkables. Voted the South Pacific’s Number One Destination by TripAdvisor, this stunning resort town packs a huge punch and is hot on the travel bucket list. Coronet Peak, New Zealand’s premier ski area is a 20 minute drive from the heart of Queenstown offering skiers spectacular views, awesome terrain and incredible back bowls to challenge the most discerning skiers and riders. With modern lifts, restaurants, world-class grooming and extensive snowmaking it’s no wonder why some of the best ski racers in the world use Coronet Peak on their international training circuit. Across the valley, The Remarkables, located in the heart of Queenstown’s iconic Remarkables mountain range, is renowned for its friendly, relaxed atmosphere and is loved by families, freestylers, extreme skiers and boarders alike.
Olympic Valley, CA | squawalpine.com
Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows, located in Lake Tahoe, California is the ultimate winter experience offering diverse terrain choices across two legendary mountains. Stay in the heart of it all at The Village at Squaw Valley for the ultimate in convenience to shopping, dining and activities for the entire family.
Sun Valley, ID | sunvalley.com
Steeped in ski lore and legend, Sun Valley – America’s first destination ski resort – is a rare find, nestled in an authentic community that is as unpretentious and pristine as the mountains and rivers that surround it. You won’t find lift lines here but you will find 3,400 vertical on Bald Mountain and off mountain wintertime adventures to delight the entire family, including a new 20,000 sq. ft. luxury spa and lavish heated outdoor pools.
Taos | skitaos.org
Taos has long been appreciated as an authentic, big mountain experience. From wide-open groomers and bowls to tree-lined glades, bumps and chutes. Topping out at 12,450 feet, our Kachina Peak Lift gives guests direct access to the expansive terrain along with spectacular views of the Sangre de Cristo mountain range. Enjoy would class terrain, events, newly renovated base area facilities and a world class ski school.
New*Big Sky, MT | bigskyresort.com
The Biggest Skiing in America and Basecamp to Yellowstone. Big Sky Resort, located in south central Montana, provides visitors with updated amenities, a well-developed infrastructure and over 5,750 acres of skiable terrain. Big Sky services its 4,350 feet of vertical via 23 chair lifts and 11 surface lifts. The ski area has a summit elevation of 11,166 feet and sees an average annual snowfall of more than 400 inches.
MOUNTAIN COLLECTIVE 18/19 GLOBAL AFFILIATES
Chamonix Mont-Blanc Valley
France | www.compagniedumontblanc.com
The Chamonix valley is legendary, unique and incomparable, it is a land crammed full of history and sporting feats, a natural environment that will take your breath away. A mecca for skiers, snowboarders and free riders with the mythical area “les Grands-Montets and the descent of “Vallee Blanche” but also plenty of terrain for intermediates and beginners. In Chamonix, no matter what your ability level, you will find a safe environment to create your own history at your own pace.
Valle Nevado, Chile | vallenevado.com
Valle Nevado offers access to the largest skiable domain in South America: nearly 7,000 acres. With such a vast amount of terrain the resort caters to all levels of skiers and snowboarders. Valle Nevado boasts 80% sunny days, but because of the resort’s high altitude and orientation the quality of Valle Nevado’s snow remains in optimum conditions.
Japan | nisekounited.com
Niseko United is comprised of four resorts on the one mountain, Niseko Annupuri (1,308m). 100km south of Sapporo, Niseko Annupuri is a part of the Niseko-Shakotan-Otaru Kaigan Quasi-National Park and is the most eastern park of the Niseko Volcanic Group. Seasonal winds from the Eurasian continent pick up moisture over the warm currents of the Sea of Japan to from snow clouds and in turn some of the driest, lightest powder in the world. With its rich variety of terrain and beautiful winter woods, Niseko offers an unforgettable experience for all levels of skier/snowborder.