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Big_MtnDefinitely not Meadows... you donít get a timberline pass from working there. You could be a lifty for timberline but positions are more limited in the summer. Windells pays you enough to maybe put gas in your car but you can make bank at staff sale if you have a lot of stuff laying around, also you get housing and mediocre at best food (but definitely still edible), also management there should be a little better this summer from what Iíve heard. CDR is a sweet gig especially if you work at night, but good tips and a pass either way. Gift shop at timberline is underrated in my opinion, Iím pretty sure they have a 2-7 shift that would be sweet because skiing winds down pretty early and youíre already at work when youíre done skiing (as with CDR you get a pass). Iím not 100% sure but I believe you have to start before May 1 to get a pass (unless you work in mtn ops aka lifts) otherwise you get work a day ride a day lift tickets which is fine. Thereís a ton of other positions that work well that I canít think of off the top of my head.
.FryThanks for the quick response, Iíll definitely take a look at that. I have an interview on Monday for Meadows, would it be a total waste of my time to work there over the summer? You made it sound like itís not really what Iím looking for, but If Meadows has a park over the summer and employee housing thatís good enough for me. I know Windells would be ideal but I can imagine thatís competitive like you said.
Big_MtnMeadows doesnít have summer skiing, youíd be working lifts for people to go hike or take pictures.