TAHOE CITY & HOMEWOOD, CA - (News Release) - Under the new ownership of local Bay Area real estate investment firm, JMA Ventures LLC, Alpine Meadows Ski Resort and Homewood Mountain Resort will offer an all-new dual season pass. The Combo Pass is offered as a midweek (Monday through Friday) or a full season pass for winter 2007-2008:
Adult Full Combo Pass (age 19-61): $1,199
Senior Full Combo Pass (age 62-69): $579
Super Senior Full Combo Pass (age 70+): $198
Teen Full Combo Pass (age 13-18): $439
Youth Full Combo Pass (age 5-12): $279
Adult Midweek Combo Pass (age 19-61): $649
Senior Midweek Combo Pass (age 62-69): $399
Combined, Alpine Meadows and Homewood offer guests more than 3400' of vertical drop on 3,660 acres of world renowned terrain for all ability levels. An unobstructed view of Lake Tahoe is shared between the two north shore resorts. Under the ownership of parent company JMA Ventures, guests can not only expect to receive unique and beneficial partnerships between Alpine Meadows and Homewood, but also the benefits of an improved skier experience focusing on customer service.
"The Combo Pass offers guests a great chance to explore some of the most diverse terrain at Tahoe's north shore," said Kent Hoopingarner, General Manager and COO of Homewood Mountain Resort. "The price, the mountains' proximity to one another, and the friendly atmosphere and service at both resorts make it the best opportunity this season," he added. Homewood's new Doppelmayr high-speed detachable quad chair lift scheduled to open this winter, reducing the lift time from 19 to 5 minutes, is an added value to Combo Pass purchasers. Alpine Meadows new General Manager and COO Jim Kercher also conveyed enthusiasm for Tahoe's newest dual-resort pass. "The Homewood and Alpine partnership offers an exceptional pass option and with our renewed focus on guest service, I am confident that skiers and riders will be pleased with their choice," Kercher stated.
For zealous loyalists, traditional Alpine Meadows and Homewood single-resort season passes are also available. Complete lists of Combo Passes, as well as individual resort season passes, are available at www.skialpine.com and www.skihomewood.com. For further information on all Alpine, Homewood, and Combo Passes, or 2007/2008 single and multi-day lift ticket rates, please visit the resorts' websites or call Alpine Meadows Ski Resort at 530.583.4232. To purchase a pass today via phone, please use the following numbers Monday through Thursday, from 9 am to 4pm: 530.581.8321, 530.581.8328, or 530.581.8210. For general information about Homewood Mountain Resort, please call 530.525.2992.