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TAKE THE BUS TO SHRED THE MOUNTAIN

NJ TRANSIT extends route to Mountain Creek Ski Resort

December 30, 2004
NJT-04-092

NEWARK, NJ – NJ TRANSIT is teaming up with Mountain Creek Ski Resort this winter to provide skiers with a comfortable, convenient and cost-effective way to hit the slopes.

Service on the No. 194 route has been extended to Mountain Creek every day through Sunday, January 2, 2004, including New Year’s Day. Beginning January 8, service will be offered on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays—including Martin Luther King and Presidents’ Day—through February 27.

On weekends and holidays, the bus will depart from Port Authority Bus Terminal gate 326 at 7:30 a.m., stop at the Willowbrook Mall Park & Ride at 8:00 a.m. and the Willowbrook Shopper’s Stop at 8:02 a.m. and reach Mountain Creek at approximately 9:12 a.m., allowing for a full day on the mountain. The bus departs Mountain Creek at 4:30 p.m., stops at the Willowbrook Mall Park & Ride at 5:40 p.m. and the Willowbrook Shopper’s Stop at 5:42 p.m. before arriving at the Port Authority Bus Terminal at 6:12 p.m.

The roundtrip fare from the Port Authority Bus Terminal to Mountain Creek is $16.90 for adults, and $7.60 for senior citizens, passengers with disabilities and children ages 5-11. The round-trip fare from Willowbrook Mall Park & Ride/Shopper’s Stop is $6.40 for adults ($2.90 discounted).

All customers 13 and older can receive a $10 discount off Mountain Creek weekend/holiday tickets. Children ages 7-12 can receive a $5.00 discount on weekends/holidays. The discount is available by showing a NJ TRANSIT bus receipt at the Mountain Creek ticket booth.