WENATCHEE — Want maximum skiing at a minimum price?
Mission Ridge Ski & Board resort announced Sunday that season passes for the 2014-15 winter season are now on sale at their lowest prices of the year through the end of April.
An adult season pass (ages 25 to 61) is $375 if purchased April 30, with the price going to $425 on May 1. The April sale deadline is one month earlier than in previous years.
Passes for a new ticket category — “Prime Time” (ages 10 to 24) — are $225 if bought by April 30 and $300 on May 1. Senior passes (ages 62 to 69) sell for the same prices.
More season pass pricing:
• Mission Ridge offers local sixth-grade students a season pass for $75 for the 2014-15 season.
• The Family Pass is on sale this season for the first time. Prices for the pass start at $1,000, and families of four can save $300 or more over the cost of individual passes.
• Mission Ridge offers a $49 spring pass with the purchase of a season pass for next winter. The pass can be used any day the resort is open through this season’s closing date of April 13.
Season passes are available at the resort and online at missionridge.com. The resort has also opened a new permanent storefront at Pybus Public Market. Hours through March are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.