Lee Canyon Extends Ski & Ride Access of Historic 2018/19 Winter Season through Sunday, April 14, 2019

LAS VEGAS (Apr. 2, 2019) –Thanks to the biggest snow year in nearly a decade at Lee Canyon, during which 214 inches of snow fell, the resort is extending its historic 2018/19 winter season through Sunday, April 14, 2019. Lee Canyon, Southern Nevada’s premier year-round destination and a POWDR property, was originally slated to close Sunday, April 7. During the extended week, from April 8-14, 2018/19 season passes will be honored and day lift tickets will be available for $39. Skiers and riders are also encouraged to take advantage of limited time only, early bird pricing on 2019/20 season passes. Information on passes and pricing can be found online at http://bit.ly/2Vf855d.

Lee Canyon’s closing festivities on Sunday, April 14, 2019 include giveaways, live music, and a pond skim competition where participants will be judged on costumes, splash, and crowd reaction. The competition starts at 11 a.m. and awards are at 3 p.m. and prizes include an All-Access 2019/20 season pass. Skiers and snowboarders must have a season pass or single-day lift ticket to participate in the competition.

“It’s a special treat to experience such great snow this late into a Vegas spring and we hope everyone comes up to enjoy an amazing Lee Canyon backyard escape,” says Jim Seely, Lee Canyon’s marketing director. “As we close the chapter on an epic season, we invite everyone to take advantage of Lee Canyon’s special rates for next season – don’t miss out and buy now online or at the resort during our extended week through April 14th.”

Current Ride Local card holders receive complimentary lift access Monday, April 1 through Sunday, April 7, and can purchase day lift tickets for $39 to ski and ride Lee Canyon Monday, April 8 through Sunday, April 14.

As part of POWDR’sAdventure Lifestyle portfolio, Lee Canyon offers guests memorable experiences that integrate entertainment with adventure in an amazing setting. Through Play Forever, the resort is committed to encouraging those who work and play on the mountain to protect the environment and inspire participation in adventure.

About Lee Canyon

Lee Canyon is located approximately one hour from downtown Las Vegas in the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest. Established in 1963, Lee Canyon offers guests 195 acres of terrain, 27 trails accessed via three chairlifts, 250 acres of hike-to terrain, and a lift-served tubing hill. Averaging more than 161 inches of snowfall annually, Lee Canyon offers ski and snowboard coaching, terrain parks, and lodge amenities such as dining and retail, as well as a host of summer activities. For more information, please visit www.leecanyonlv.com and follow Lee Canyon on FacebookInstagram, and Twitter. Lee Canyon is part of POWDR, an adventure lifestyle company.




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