Lone Peak Tram Fast Pass
Big Sky Resort introduces the Lone Peak Tram Fast Pass on Saturdays and Sundays through March. Schedule your Lone Peak summit experience by getting a complimentary walk on tram time slot. Learn more with the FAQ's.
Lone Peak Tram Fast Pass FAQs
What is a Fast Pass?
The Fast Pass is your reserved tram time slot for Saturdays & Sundays (available in March, starting on March 3 & 4). The time slots begin at 11:30 am and continue in 15 minute increments until 2:15 pm. Availability is, as always, dependent on conditions. Some days may start at 12:00 pm.
Why Fast Pass?
Riding the Lone Peak Tram is one of Big Sky’s iconic experiences, and Fast Pass will help ensure that even guests here for a short time have the chance to enjoy the Tram without spending their entire ski day in a line. With big season pass sales every spring, Big Sky has seen more skier visits than ever, and more people riding the Tram. Fast Pass will help Big Sky uphold its reputation for short waits, regardless of how may skiers are on the mountain.
How much does it cost?
Fast Passes are free! Buy your lift ticket or season pass in advance.
How many Fast Passes can I get in a day?
One Fast Pass per lift ticket or pass per day.
How do I get a Fast Pass?
After you have purchased your lift ticket or season pass, you may reserve a time slot by getting a Fast Pass in the morning from designated Fast Pass window on south side of Snowcrest Lodge. Fast Passes are not available at all ticket windows. They may only be reserved the day of starting at 8:30 am and are first come, first served.
When can I get a Fast Pass?
Saturdays and Sundays in March and April. Designated window opens at 8:30 am. They go quickly, so line up early.
Is the Fast Pass all that I need?
First you need a lift ticket or pass for skiing that day in addition to your Fast Pass. Lift tickets are available at other standard guest service windows.
What if I miss my time slot?
Your pass expires precisely 30 minutes after its assigned time. If you miss it, you may still ride the tram by waiting in the regular line. Time slots will not be extended for any reason, even chair closures due to weather.
Can I pick up my friends & family’s Fast Passes?
Each skier/rider needs to be present to pick up his/her own Fast Pass.
What is the Fast Pass capacity?
60 people per hour or 1/3 of the tram’s capacity.
Why don’t resort employees get to take advantage of this great deal?
The goal of the Fast Pass program is that every guest gets to experience a walk-on tram.
What is the best time for scenic rides?
The tram stays open until 3:30 for scenic rides only on Saturdays and Sundays (lift closes for skiing at 3:00 pm). If you don’t want to miss much skiing, and still want a scenic tour, the best option for you is between 3:00-3:30 pm. No Fast Pass required at this time. You may take a scenic ride on the tram by waiting in the regular line anytime.