It's finally here! Just one more day until Steamboat Mountain is finally open for the season!

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO, November 24, 2009-The Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation kicks off the 2009/2010 season tomorrow, Wednesday, November 25, 2009 with Scholarship Day, offering specially priced $20 lift tickets. Scholarship Day is the traditional opening day benefit for the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club’s (SSWSC) Scholarship Fund.

“The start of the season is always a special time in a resort community such as Steamboat and a great reason to celebrate the opportunities and possibilities of the coming winter,” said Chris Diamond, president and chief operating officer of the Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation.  “With multi-million dollar improvements to the snowmaking system over the past three years, we’re seeing the results firsthand and the benefit this new technology provides the resort in terms of getting of to a great start to the season.”

Specially-priced $20 lift tickets will be offered ONLY on Wednesday, November 25, 2009. No season passes or value passes will be valid that day. Scholarship Day tickets may be purchased at the Main Ticket Office, open daily from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and are available in advance. See you out there!