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Epic Pass vs Ikon Pass

Nov 7, 2018

It is now even easier and more affordable than ever to create your own skiing adventure with the Epic and IKON passes. Each pass keep getting bigger and better, offering access to over 70 resorts worldwide, including across the USA, Canada, Japan, Europe and Australia! With all the deals, restrictions and blackout-dates, it can be confusing trying to decide which pass is best for you, so at Scout, we've made it easier for you with our handy table below.

 

Epic Pass

Epic Local Pass

IKON Pass

IKON Base Pass

Adult
Adult

$929

$689

$1049

$749

Kids
(5-12)

$479

$369

$599

$449

Teen
(13-18)

-

$559

$869

$629

Tots
(4 & under)

-

-
 

$29

$29

 

Epic Pass

Epic Local Pass

IKON Pass

IKON Base Pass

USA        
Vail Unlimited 10 Days 
Restricted Dates*
- -
Beaver Creek Unlimited 10 Days 
Restricted Dates*
- -
Breckenridge Unlimited Unlimited - -
Park City Unlimited Unlimited
Restricted Dates*
- -
Keystone Unlimited Unlimited - -
Heavenly Unlimited Restricted Dates* - -
Northstar Unlimited Restricted Dates* - -
Kirkwood Unlimited Restricted Dates* - -
Crested Butte Unlimited Unlimited - -
Telluride 7 Days - - -
Steamboat Springs - - Unlimited 5 Days
Restricted Dates*
Winter Park - - Unlimited Unlimited
Restricted Dates*
Copper Mountain - - Unlimited Unlimited
Restricted Dates*
Squaw Valley - - Unlimited Unlimited
Restricted Dates*
Mammoth Mountain - - Unlimited Unlimited
Restricted Dates*
Aspen Snowmass - - 7 Days 5 Days
Restricted Dates*
Jackson Hole - - 7 Days 5 Days
Restricted Dates*
Big Sky - - 7 Days 5 Days
Restricted Dates*
Deer Valley - - 7 Days 5 Days
Restricted Dates*
Alta / Snowbird - - 7 Days 5 Days
Restricted Dates*
Valle Nevado - - 7 Days 5 Days
No Restrictions
Stowe Unlimited Unlimited
Restricted Dates*
- -
Wilmot Unlimited Unlimited - -
Afton Alps Unlimited Unlimited - -
Mt Brighton Unlimited Unlimited - -
Arapahoe Basin Unlimited Unlimited - -
Okemo Unlimited Unlimited - -
Mount Sunapee Unlimited Unlimited - -
Stevens Pass Unlimited Unlimited - -
Eldora - - Unlimited Unlimited 
​Restricted Dates*
June Mountain - - Unlimited Unlimited 
​Restricted Dates*
Big Bear Mountain - - Unlimited Unlimited 
​Restricted Dates*
Stratton - - Unlimited 5 Days
Restricted Dates*
Snowshoe - - Unlimited Unlimited 
​Restricted Dates*
Crystal Mountain - - Unlimited Unlimited 
​Restricted Dates*
Solitude - - Unlimited Unlimited 
​Restricted Dates*
Taos - - 7 Days 5 Days 
Restricted Dates*
Loon - - 7 Days 5 Days 
Restricted Dates*
Killington - - 7 Days 5 Days 
Restricted Dates*
Sugarbush - - 7 Days 5 Days 
Restricted Dates*
Sugarloaf - - 7 Days 5 Days 
Restricted Dates*
Boyne  - - 7 Days 5 Days 
Restricted Dates*
Brighton - - 7 Days 5 Days 
Restricted Dates*
Summit at Snowqualmie - - 7 Days 5 Days 
Restricted Dates*
Sunday River - - 7 Days 5 Days 
Restricted Dates*
CANADA        
Whistler Blackcomb Unlimited 10 Days 
Restricted Dates*
- -
Fernie 7 Days
+ 50% off extra days
- - -
Kimberley 7 Days 
+ 50% off extra days
- - -
Kicking Horse 7 Days 
+ 50% off extra days
- - -
Nakiska 7 Days 
+ 50% off extra days
- - -
Stoneham 7 Days 
+ 50% off extra days
- - -
Mont-Sainte Anne 7 Days 
+ 50% off extra days
- - -
Revelstoke - - 7 Days 5 Days 
Restricted Dates*
Cypress Mountain - - 7 Days 5 Days 
Restricted Dates*
Sunshine, Lake Louise & Norquay - - 7 Days 5 Days 
Restricted Dates*
Tremblant - - Unlimited Unlimited
EUROPE        
Tignes - Val D'Isere 2 Days - - -
Skirama Dolomiti 3 Days - - -
Paradiski 2 Days - - -
Les 3 Vallees 2 Days - - -
Arlberg
(St Anton / Lech)
3 Days (consecutive) - - -
4 Vallees (Verbier) 5 Days (consecutive) - - -
JAPAN        
Hakuba
(All 9 resorts)
5 Days (consecutive) 5 Days (consecutive) - -
Niseko United - - 7 Days 5 Days 
Restricted Dates*
AUSTRALIA        
Perisher Unlimited (2019 season) - - -
Thredbo - - 7 Days (2019 season) 5 Days 
Restricted Dates*

Restricted Dates for Epic Local Pass:
Nov 23 - Nov 24, Dec 26 - Dec 31, Jan 19, Feb 16 - Feb 17
Limited restrictions at Park City, Heavenly, Northstar, Kirkwood, and Stowe (Half-price lift tickets available during these dates) and for 10 days at Vail, Beaver Creek, and Whistler Blackcomb with holiday restrictions (Advanced rate lift ticket price available). 

Restricted Dates for IKON Base Pass: 
Dec 26 - 31, Jan 19 - 20, Feb 16 - 17, July 7 - 22 (for Thredbo, AUS).
 

Still need help choosing the best pass for your next ski vacation? Contact us at Scout.

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