Attitash Bear Peak, NH
April Fool's Day is complete silliness at Attitash Bear Peak as the Vans Superhits Finale and the Open On-Snow Golf Tourney hit the slopes. Compete in the final round of the grass roots snowboard air and style competition or tee it up in the snow with three of your buds for great prizes. After the events, celebrate the spring sunshine slopeside with live Reggae music from the Gojjam Band.
Big Mountain, MT
Soak up the sun and carve some corn snow on Big Mountain's BIG base for only $10. This special lift ticket price will be offered from Apr.1, until closing day, Apr. 9. Throughout the weekend, Big Mountain will celebrate the coming of Spring with a Beach Party featuring flowered shirts, Hawaiian leis, and food and drink specials.
Lift Tickets: $10
Contact: 800-622-4121 or 406-862-1900
Keystone will feature the first-ever Festival of Fools' triathlon where contestants snowshoe two miles up the mountain, ski or ride a half mile down the mountain, and then mountain bike on a snow-covered GS course. An awards party and live music at the River Run Café will follow the race.
Lift Tickets: $25
$20 for all race participants
Contact: 970-496-4116 or 800-354-4FUN
Celebrate Powderhorn's last two days of the ski year at for only $8 per day, Apr. 1-2. There will be a drawing for a pair of skis and a snowboard at the end of the day, Saturday, outside the day lodge.
Lift Tickets: $8
At Snowmass, April Foolishness means on-mountain madness with the Snowfusion and the Bud Light Board Battle events that feature downhill kayaking, the Mountain Bike Slush Buster, a snowshoe and ski or snowboard biathlon, skiercross and boardercross competitions, an outdoor barbecue, live music, and more. Note, that skiers will pay peak season prices.
Contact: Bud Light Board Battle at 970-429-3233; Snowfusion at 970-923-2000 ext. 210