New England Pass

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What are the 2017/18 blackout dates for Silver and Bronze Passes?
Blackout dates for Silver Passes are Tuesday 12/26/17 - Sunday 12/31/17; Saturday 1/13/18 - Sunday 1/14/18; Saturday 2/17/18 - Monday 2/19/18; Saturday 2/24/18. Blackout dates for Bronze Passes are all Saturdays and Sundays plus Tuesday 12/26/17 - Friday 12/29/17; Monday 2/19/18 - Friday 2/23/18.

Q: Does the 2018-19 New England Pass include benefits at Boyne's western resorts?
Purchasers of the New England Pass Gold and Gold Plus pass will receive 50% off lift tickets purchased at the window at Boyne Resorts' western mountains (Big Sky, Brighton, Cypress, Summit at Snoqaulmie, Boyne Mountain, and Boyne Highlands).

Q: What is the spring Flash Sale?
The Flash Sale is an opportunity for guests to enjoy even greater savings on their season pass by purchasing even earlier - by Sunday, March 11.

Q: Will the early purchase benefits still be available after the Launch Sale?
Yes. As usual, you can take advantage of the Easy Pay plan or the Buy Now Ski This Spring benefit if you purcahase your pass by Sunday, April 30. 

Q: What is the New England Pass?
The New England Pass is a season pass offering skiing and riding at Sunday River and Sugarloaf in Maine and Loon Mountain in New Hampshire.

Q: What New England Pass options are available?
Sugarloaf offers five New England Pass options: an unrestricted Gold Plus Pass with first tracks benefits, an unrestricted Gold Pass, a Silver Pass with 12 blackout dates and a Bronze Plus Pass valid Sunday through Friday with holiday blackouts, and a Bronze Pass valid midweek non-holiday. Additionally there is an unlimited College New England Gold Pass and a restricted College New England Silver Pass with 12 blackout dates available.

Q: When are 2018-19 season passes on sale?
All 2018-19 season pass products will go on sale on Monday, March 5.

Q: What is the Easy Pay Plan?
The Easy Pay Plan is available during our spring sale, and allows purchasers to lock-in the low spring rates with a $50 deposit, before paying the balance in four installments on June 1, July 1, August 1, and September 1.

Q: How will age be determined for the New England Passes?
The passholder's age on November 1, 2018 determines the age category for all 2018-19 season passes.

Q: Does the New England Pass include retail discounts?
Gold Plus Passholder receive a 20% discount at Sugarloaf, while Gold Passholders receive a 15% discount and Silver and Bronze Passholders receive a 10% discount at retail stores at Sugarloaf, Sunday River and Loon.

Q: Can I upgrade my New England Pass to a higher level?
Yes, you can upgrade your pass to a higher level at any time. The cost for upgrading will be based on the current pass prices at the time the upgrade is made.

Q: Will you offer VIP lodging rates for season passholders next season?
Sugarloaf offers discounted lodging rates for passholders. Rates vary over the course of the season depending on business levels.

Q: When will you announce lift ticket pricing?
2018-19 lift ticket rates will be announced in the fall.