Buck Hill Ski Deals

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Buck Hill Ski Deals offer discounts on ski lift tickets, instruction, and rentals. Deals may be offered for groups and in the form of season passes. Buck Hill, a seasonal winter activity park, was named "Best Outdoor Adventure" for Snow-Tubing by Minnesota Monthly's annual "Best of the Cities" issue in 2011.[1] In addition to snow-tubing, Buck Hill features skiing, snowboarding, and racing. The ski area also offers day and night skiing.[2]


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Operated by Buck Hill
Address 15400 Buck Hill Road, Burnsville, MN 55306
Phone number 952-435-7174
Types of deals Season passes, group offers
Typical savings Varies by offer
Author Laura Acevedo
 

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Buck Hill Coupons and Free Offers

  • Children under the age of six receive free lift tickets with the purchase of an adult lift ticket.[2]
  • Season passes are available for discounted rates online. Purchasing passes by the end of August helps visitors save up to $45 off regular prices. Age related pass discounts are also offered for children under 12, families, and seniors 62 and over. Once purchased, season passes offer free skiing for an entire season.[3]

Buck Hill Discounts and Deals

  • Children 12 and under receive $9 off an all day lift ticket during the weekends and holidays and $4 off an all day lift ticket on nights and weekdays.[2]
  • Seniors 62 and over save almost 50 percent off the regular lift ticket rate.[2]
  • Visitors are also able to purchase tickets by the end of September and the end of October to save some additional money, but the savings decrease the closer visitors get to the opening of the season.[3]
  • Buck Hill offers a "Sunday Night Special" from 7:30 p.m. until close. The cost is $10 for all skiers.[2]
  • An "Early Bird Special", available on weekends and holidays, offers $20 lift tickets from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m.[2]
  • Groups of 20 or more people are eligible to receive discounted rates for skiing, snow tubing, and for lessons. Reservations must be made at least five days prior to the group's visit.[4]
  • Buck Hill offers a variety of home school programs and specials. Specific home school days (usually one per month) offer students an opportunity to interact with other students and enjoy the slopes. For $20, each student receives a ski rental package, a ski lesson, and a lift ticket. Registration is required, and students must be at least six. The program starts at 9:30 a.m. on the scheduled days. The package is only for skiing, but snowboarding lessons can be added for $20. An additional $22 will provide snowboarding equipment.[5]
  • Buck Hill offers a Beginner Special: Ski and Snowboarding Lessons for Teens & Adults. The program costs $35 and includes a session lift ticket, a 90-minute lesson from one of Buck Hill's professional staff, and equipment. This offer is available on select days throughout the 2012-2013 season, and advanced registration is required.[6]
  • On weekday mornings, home school participants are eligible for an "Early Bird Special" from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Lift tickets are $13.[5]
  • Buck Hill operates a Facebook page and Twitter feed, posting information on promotional offers and discounts throughout the season.[7]
  • The Buck Hill ski area's free e-mail list notifies subscribers about ski news and special offers.[7]

Buck Hill - Burnsville, MN Ski Park track

Buck Hill - Burnsville, MN Ski Park track.

About Buck Hill

Buck Hill is located south of 494 off of I-35 in Burnsville, Minnesota. The park is generally open between 9 a.m. and 10 p.m. daily during the operating season. The ski area is closed during the warmer spring and summer months.[2] Buck Hill offers skiers and snowboarders 16 runs, including beginner, intermediate, expert, and freestyle terrain.[8]

Buck Hill has been in operation since 1954, and has been called by numerous ski magazines as the "Legendary Capitol of American ski racing." The ski area operates 11 lifts.[9]

Also See: Granite Peak Ski Deals, Indianhead Ski Resort Deals, Giants Ridge Ski Deals, Buena Vista Ski Area Deals, Gunflint Trail Ski Deals, Spirit Mountain Ski Deals, Telemark Resort Ski Deals, Ski Gull Ski Deals, Andes Tower Hills Ski Deals, Powder Ridge Ski Deals, Wild Mountain Ski Deals, Trollhaugen Ski Deals, Rib Mountain Ski Deals, Hyland Ski and Snowboard Deals

References

  1. http://www.buckhill.com/winter/snowtubing.html
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 http://www.buckhill.com/winter/rates.html
  3. 3.0 3.1 http://www.buckhill.com/winter/seasonpasses.html
  4. http://www.buckhill.com/winter/grouprates.html
  5. 5.0 5.1 http://www.buckhill.com/winter/homeschool.html
  6. http://www.buckhill.com/winter/adultlessons.html
  7. 7.0 7.1 http://www.buckhill.com/winter/
  8. http://www.buckhill.com/winter/trailmap.html
  9. http://www.buckhill.com/winter/history.html