Do I Need To Make A Reservation And Purchase A Lift Ticket? No, when you purchase your lift ticket, it is for a specific resort and specific date, and therefore there is no need to make any further reservation. Related articles Is my lift ticket transferable? Can I Purchase Lift Tickets At The Window This Season? Can I purchase a lift ticket for the same day I want to ski or ride? When can I use my lift ticket? Is my lift ticket refundable?