Military Salute Weekend Returns to Wildcat and Attitash January 27-28

Bartlett/Pinkham Notch, NH - Attitash Mountain Resort and Wildcat Mountain will recognize our nation’s defenders by offering free lift tickets for active, veteran and retired service men and women as well as discounted lift tickets for active duty family members. Proper  identification is required to obtain complimentary and discounted tickets for Saturday, January 27 and Sunday, January 28. While all honorary and fun activities will take place at Attitash Mountain Resort, Wildcat Mountain, located in Pinkham Notch just 20 minutes from Attitash, will also offer complimentary and discounted tickets.
 
On Saturday, January 27, at Attitash Mountain Resort, everyone is welcome to participate in the on-snow flag parade taking place at 1:00 p.m. Following the parade, Jennifer Teft will sing the National Anthem in front of the huge garrison Flag hung from the Bartlett’s Fire Department ladder truck. Later in the day, live entertainment featuring The Jonathan Sarty Band will take place in Ptarmigan’s Pub beginning at 3 p.m. Sunday features the 7th annual Battle of the Branches GS Ski Race, a fun race for all ages. Those wishing to participate will select which branch they wish to represent and points will go toward each team to determine a branch winner.
 
“We owe so much to those who have selflessly defended our Country. This is just one way that we like to extend our thanks. Our resorts are proud to offer free skiing & riding to all who have served.” stated John Lowell, President of Attitash & Wildcat Mountain.
 
In addition to the Military Salute festivities at Attitash, Wildcat will be hosting it's 60th Anniversary Celebration Thursday, January 25 through Sunday, January 28.  Highlights include discounted lift tickets, birthday cake, a memorabilia display, and a HUGE fireworks display on Saturday, January 27 at 5 p.m.  

For more information about these events, snow conditions and more, visit www.attitash.com and www.skiwildcat.com

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Attitash Mountain Resort, located in the Mount Washington Valley, offers skiing and snowboarding on two connected mountains, Attitash and Bear Peak, and is recognized for its advanced snowmaking systems, terrain parks, ski school and children’s programs, plus quality slopeside accommodations featuring the Attitash Grand Summit Hotel. Attitash was most recently voted among the top ten ski areas for value, après entertainment, off-hill activities & kid-friendly by readers of SKI Magazine. For further information, please visit attitash.com or call 1-800-223 SNOW.
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Wildcat Mountain is known for its high summit elevation greater than 4,000 feet offering 2,100 vertical feet of skiing and riding. Wildcat’s elevation and proximity to Mt. Washington contributes greater natural snowfall and the longest winter/spring ski season in New Hampshire annually. Wildcat Mountain has consistently been rated #1 scenery by readers of SKI Magazine and most recently finished in the top ten for character, value, challenge and overall satisfaction. For further information, please visit skiwildcat.com or call 1-888-SKI WILD.