Day Ski Trips to Maine and New Hampshire’s Top Resorts from Greater Portland
Frequently Asked Questions
All ages are welcome on or Day Ski & Snowboard trips. The only requirement is that if the participant is 13 or younger, his/her parent must be on the trip and he/she must carry the parental consent form at all times. For ages 14-17, they may go alone, but must carry the parental consent form.DOWNLOAD
No, sorry you can’t. The resorts do not permit MSS to give lift tickets to anyone who did not travel to the mountain on our bus.
Yes. For rentals, you pre-pay on-line, so you’ll be all set when you get to the mountain. If you forget to pre-purchase, let the trip leader know that morning, and they will make sure you get a voucher to receive our group rate (varies by mountain).
For lessons, we recommend you contact the mountain directly to select the appropriate package. If you choose a package that includes a lift ticket, simply register with Maine Ski Shuttle as a “bus-only.”
You may leave items on the bus, but you will not have access to your belongings during the day as the bus will be locked and parked. Many people purchase a locker at a lodge at the mountain. MSS is not responsible for loss or damage to any personal property.
Yes. When you arrive at the bus, be sure to let the trip leader know that you won’t be on the return trip.
Most people sign up 3 days to a week prior, but you can check the website or call us for last minute space. You should only register once you are sure you can go, since all day trips are non-refundable and not transferrable to another date. We do offer walk on space for $100 cash at the bus, subject to availability.
Alcohol, drugs, and smoking (including vaping) are prohibited on the buses, and Maine Ski Shuttle reserves the right to exclude intoxicated or disorderly persons from any portion of a trip without refund of money.
Yes, we offer a “bus only” option for people who have a pass or aren’t planning to ski. It is $39 and includes a round-trip bus ride and assistance from our trip guides for anything else you may need!
Maine Ski Shuttle trips are rarely cancelled. All arrangements have been made and paid for well in advance. If we have to cancel a trip, we will make every effort to give you as much notice as possible. Because conditions & weather can change quickly in New England, we make updates as necessary (24/7). If conditions look to be problematic, we suggest you check before heading out. Cancellations will be posted on the specific trip page as well as the Maine Ski Shuttle Facebook Page, @maineskishuttle.
Maine Ski Shuttle uses top of the line 56 passenger motorcoach buses from Northeast Charter & Tour Co. Buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, a bathroom, outlets, reading lamps and plenty of storage for all of your ski & snowboard equipment.
Locations include: Portland Park & Ride at Marginal Way in Portland and Gorham Park & Ride in Gorham. The Gorham Park & Ride is available for New Hampshire mountain destinations only. A map of the pick-up points will be available in your confirmation when you purchase a trip.
The Maine Ski Shuttle is a proud partner of the Boston Ski & Sports Club (BSSC). With over 50 years experience, BSSC is the Boston area’s leading transport to the best ski resorts of New England. With BSSC’s extensive knowledge and support, the Maine Ski Shuttle is excited to offer an equally exceptional ski experience and value to the skiers and snowboarders of Maine.
To keep prices low, all transactions will be run through the Boston Ski & Sports Club website, thus the need to create a BSSC account. We have designed our registration process to be seamless, quick and easy to get you on the Maine Ski Shuttle and enjoy your day ski trip!
BSSC has 50 years of experience of being Boston's Way to Play! BSSC participants will continue to have access to the best events, sports leagues, ski trips and adventure travel in New England. Create your account to join in today!Create your Account
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