Unfortunately we are not offering this service in 2016.
Welcome to the Ski & Ride Snow Express!
This Winter, let us take you to the hill on the Ski & Ride Snow Express! Each week on Saturday & Sunday morning this Winter, the Snow Express departs from 3 downtown Ottawa locations and travels to different destinations including: Mont Ste. Marie & Edelweiss for a full day of skiing! Check the main page for locations and times.
Spaces are limited, book early to reserve your seat!
Sign up now:
Choose the date you'd like to Ski & Ride, click on the price box link below and proceed to your shopping cart at the top right hand corner of the window. (This feature will be available soon, TO BOOK please Scroll and Select your date and destination here or contact ERIN at the office for assistance 613.695.4386 erin at Ripple Adventure dot ca)
Prices listed includes Snow Express 2-way bus pass or 2-way bus pass plus lift ticket. Please select the lift pass option when checking out if you would like to purchase a lift pass at our discounted rate.
We offer a Snow Express bus on many dates, please review the chart below to see the day and destinations offered as well as deals and specials.
**Spaces are limited, book early to reserve your seat!**
Scroll Down for Specials!
(applicable taxes not included)
Click on the Hyperlink at your chosen date and destination OR select your date and destination from the list here: www.rippleadventure.ca
|Ski & Ride Snow Express||*prices do not include tax||*all arrival & departure times are approximate & weather dependant|
|Departure times||Approximate Arrival Time||DepartureTime||Return to Ottawa|
|Date||Day||South Keys||Carleton University||U of Ottawa||P17 Gatineau Park||Mont Ste. Marie||Edelweiss||Wakefield||Mont Ste. Marie||Edelweiss||U of Ottawa||Carleton University||South Keys|
|Price (Bus Only)||$28||$30||$28|
Big Mountains Too!
This year the Snow Express is going to Ski Banff Lake Louise Sunshine!! Ski with the locals and check out amazing conditions, big mountain skiing and fresh powder!!
Interested? For information contact Erin@RippleAdventure.ca Or More Click Here: http://www.rippleadventure.ca/programs-non-members/ski-ride-in-banff-7-12-april-2012
We only have 10-seats for this amazing trip - Reserve today!
*Air, transfers, hotel, daily buffet breakfast, skiing AND taxes included
Early Bird: Sign up before Dec 1 and Save $5! Use Promo Code: EarlyBird
9 Seat Program Passport (Edelweiss ($477.90) or Mont Ste. Marie ($526.50) OR Mix and Match!!) - Save 10% if you purchase 9 trips on the Snow Express ($5/bus/lift trip!) CLICK HERE
5 Seat Passport (Edelweiss ($280.25) or Mont Ste. Marie ($308.75) or Mix and Match!!) - Save 5% if you purchase 5 trips on the Snow Express ($2.50/bus/lift trip!) CLICK HERE
(Pass is transferable to a friend with 24 hrs notice to Ripple Adventure.)
Did you know you can SHARE your Passport with friends? It's the best way to SAVE money all season long!! Contact Ripple Adventure when you make your purchase with dates and names of your trips.
Students Save 10%! Use the promo code SNOWSTUD or look for your school-specific promo code on a poster at your school to support your local University Ambassador! (Students must present a valid student ID to the Snow Host on the day of travel.)
*Passengers Must Arrive At Departure Point Early*
Please arrive at your departure point up to 30 minutes (and no later than 15 minutes) prior to the bus departure. The Snow Express will leave promptly at the departure time!
Transit time to hills depends on the weather. Return trips depart the hill between 4:30 pm and 5pm on the weekends.
Pick-up and drop off points.
1. South Keys
2. Carleton University
3. University of Ottawa (at Marie Curie Private and King Edward Ave)
Purchase your lift ticket with us and get the special Snow Express rate!
Snow Express passengers can pre-arrange great rates on daily or all-season rentals at Kunstadt Sports. Simply visit the store in the days leading up to your Snow Express trip and one of the friendly staff take the time to find gear that fits you correctly.
Contact Kunstadt Sports (613.233.4820) for details.
Rentals are available on arrival at all destination ski hills.
Lessons are available at all destination ski hills. Some hills require booking in advance depending on seasonal availability. 8-9 week lesson programs are also available at our destination ski hills. Contact your destination if you would like to participate in a multi-week program and we will get you there!
Contact Ripple Adventure if you need advice!
The perfect gift for the snow enthusiast on your list! Download and print a gift certificate here, (Options> download> open> print) (select 8"x5" size) fill out the details including the invoice number of your purchase, send us the email and name of the recipient (we'll add them to the list) and voila! Paper copies available on request.
All Ski & Ride Snow Express passes are transferable to friends if you are unable to attend. Please contact Ripple Adventure by email 24 hours in advance so we can change name on the booking. Cancellations cannot be refunded. If the Snow Express is cancelled due to weather or other circumstance, refunds will be issued. We book tickets and busses in advance so transfering your pass to another day is not always possible and is based on availability. A $10 administration fee applies to any transfers to future dates and must be done 48hrs before departure. The administration fee does not apply if you are transfering your pass to a friend. For full terms and conditions, click here.
Passengers are required to review and sign a waiver to ride the bus. Passengers 16-18 years of age require a parent/guardian signature. Passengers younger than 16 must contact Ripple Adventure.