19 May 2016

Wilmot Mountain Begins Construction on $13 Million of Ski Area Improvements and Unveils a New Brand for the 2016-2017 Winter Season

Although winter has only recently drawn to a close, construction crews are already hard at work at Wilmot Mountain, where $13 million of ski area improvements will completely transform the guest experience for the 2016-2017 winter season. This noteworthy investment, committed by new owner Vail Resorts, represents the most significant one-time influx of capital improvements in Wilmot’s history and makes it the premier local ski and snowboard resort.
16 May 2016

Deadline Approaching for Colorado Kids to Ski Free During the 2016-2017 Season

Just two weeks remain to sign-up for Vail Resorts free Epic SchoolKids Colorado Pack, providing all Colorado elementary school-aged children with 16 free ski or snowboard days for the 2016-2017 season. The Epic SchoolKids Pack offers four free days each at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone, as well as one free first-timer ski or snowboard lesson with free equipment rental. Registration is only available through Monday, May 30, and can be done in-person at Colorado Ski & Golf, Colorado Ski & Sport and Boulder Ski Deals locations.
11 March 2016

Onset of March Brings One to Four Feet of New Snow to Colorado, Utah and Lake Tahoe Regions; Western Storm Patterns Deliver Unprecedented Snow Conditions for Spring Skiers

Eagle/Summit County, CO, Park City, UT, Lake Tahoe, CA/NV – March 11, 2016 – Simultaneous snow storms spanning the western U.S. have added one to four feet of fresh snow during the onset of March. Epic Pass holders are a step ahead and free to move about the country to savor more than a foot of fresh powder at Colorado’s Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, and Keystone resorts, a foot of new snow at Utah’s Park City Mountain, and two to four feet of new snow at the Lake Tahoe region’s Heavenly, Northstar California and Kirkwood resorts. Additional snow and storm patterns are forecast throughout each of the three regions in the approaching week.
10 March 2016

Vail Resorts to Invest $13 Million to Completely Transform the Guest Experience at Wilmot Mountain

Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) will invest $13 million to re-imagine the entire guest experience at Wilmot Mountain, located in Wisconsin approximately 65 miles north of Chicago, ahead of the 2016-2017 winter season. In addition, the Company announced that Wilmot will be included in the Vail Resorts season pass lineup, offering the best resort access and value in the snow sports industry on one season pass.
08 March 2016

Vail Resorts Announces Return of Best Value in Colorado Family Skiing for 2016-2017 – Epic SchoolKids Combined with the Epic Local Pass

BROOMFIELD, Colo. — March 8, 2016 — Epic SchoolKids will return this year giving Colorado elementary school-aged children 16 free ski or snowboard days in total - four days each at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone for the 2016-2017 season.
08 March 2016

Vail Resorts Announces the Return of the Epic Pass, Providing the Ultimate Season-Long Access to the World’s Best Ski and Snowboard Destinations

BROOMFIELD, Colo. – March 8, 2016 – Skiers and snowboarders who are already dreaming of the 2016-2017 season can now rejoice. The Epic Pass returns for the 2016-2017 season, again providing the greatest value in skiing and snowboarding for those who want unlimited, unrestricted skiing access and the versatility to sample 13 world-class resorts in the U.S. and Australia.
08 March 2016

The Epic Local Pass Provides Unlimited Access to Afton Alps and Free Skiing Out West for the 2016-2017 Season

Today, Afton Alps announced that passes for the 2016-2017 season to the Twin Cities’ premier ski and snowboard resort are now on sale, including the option for unlimited access locally, as well as free skiing out West. There is no other pass that provides everyday access to Afton Alps as well as eight world-class ski resorts including Vail, Beaver Creek and Breckenridge in Colorado, and Park City in Utah.
08 March 2016

The Epic Local Pass Provides Unlimited Access to Mt. Brighton and Free Skiing Out West for the 2016-2017 Season

Detroit skier Dave Eby was all too familiar with the scenario. After seeing his friends’ photos on Facebook and Instagram, with the majestic Rockies or Sierra rising up behind them, he’d always say to himself, “This is the year we take that family vacation out West.” For families like the Elbys, now is the perfect time to make those plans for next season.
29 February 2016

Vail Resorts to Launch First-Of-Its-Kind On-Mountain Summer Adventure with “Epic Discovery”

This summer, Vail Resorts will embark on a new adventure as Epic Discovery debuts at Vail Mountain in Colorado and Heavenly Mountain Resort at Lake Tahoe. Epic Discovery provides a unique, connected, on-mountain summer experience, immersing guests in activities which provide big-time thrills, allow them to challenge themselves physically, guide them to explore and better understand their natural surroundings, and ultimately create lifelong memories.
16 February 2016

Vail Resorts Named Among World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies By Fast Company

Vail Resorts (NYSE: MTN) has been named one of the world’s 50 Most Innovative Companies for 2016 by Fast Company, honored for exemplifying “the best in nimble business and impactful innovation” according to the magazine. Vail Resorts was the only Colorado company to make the list and was also chosen by Fast Company as one of the Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in the travel sector.