4th Grade Passport
4th Graders Ski Free in Minnesota
With a 4th Grade Passport
The Minnesota Ski Areas Association (MSA) wants to give Minnesota kids a chance to get out, have fun and get healthy this Winter by hitting the Minnesota Slopes! MSA has created a statewide program that provides every
4th grader the opportunity to ski for free.
PASSPORTS ARE NOW ON SALE!
Powder Ridge allows up to 4 visits with your 4th Grade Passport.
(rentals not included)
4th Grade Passport Details
(must be purchased on MSA website, and can not be purchased at Powder Ridge)
POWDER RIDGE ALLOWS 4 VISITS WITH THE PASSPORT – RENTALS NOT INCLUDED.
Why only 4th graders?
Fourth grade is the perfect age to learn to ski and snowboard. This program is tailored for the new and beginner skier and
snowboarder. They have the coordination skills and muscle development to be able to pick up on the skills as well as adhering and following safety information. One age had to be chosen and 4th grade was the decision.
We are excited that we are able to offer this program to all 4th graders.
Program Offerings By Member Areas:
Wild Mountain – Unlimited number of lift tickets for the pass holder
Not available for roving ski schools or D-Team Events.
Andes Tower Hills – 2 daily lift tickets
Coffee Mill – Unlimited number of lift tickets for the pass holder
Giants Ridge – Unlimited number of lift tickets for pass holder
Elm Creek – 3 daily lift tickets
Hyland Hills – 3 daily lift tickets; blackout Presidents Day & Martin Luther King Day
Spirit Mountain – 2 daily lift tickets with add on rental fee of $5
Welch Village – 3 daily lift tickets
Blackout dates: Dec 21st, Jan 11th, Feb 1st, Feb 8th, Feb 9th, Feb 22nd, Feb 29th, March 1st
Afton Alps – unlimited lift tickets, not valid with group reservations
Mt. Ski Gull – unlimited lift tickets
Blackout dates: Dec 21st through Jan 2nd
Buena Vista – 3 daily lift tickets
Buck Hill – 3 daily lift tickets
Detroit Mountain – unlimited daily lift tickets, plus 3 free group lessons
Lutsen – 3 one day lift tickets
Mount Kato – 4 one day lift tickets, not available on JR race dates
Mt. Itasca – 3 one day lift tickets
Chester Bowl – unlimited daily lift tickets, no daily rental available