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November 12, 2012

Beaver Creek Receives 10 Inches of Snow in Two Days

Beaver Creek, Colo., Nov. 11, 2012—  Beaver Creek received 6.5 inches of new snow overnight and 10 inches in the past two days. Now is the time to purchase a Vail Resorts Epic Pass before the Nov. 18 last chance deadline and book your Beaver Creek December Getaway by Dec. 1 to take advantage of 40 percent off lodging at select properties.
 
The attached image features Beaver Creek’s snowcat operators heading out to groom the 10 inches of fresh as well as the new snow produced by snowmakers thanks to cold temperatures this weekend. Credit: Drew Dodd, Beaver Creek Ski Patrol.
 
You can find more images take today at the Dropbox links below.
Photo Cutlines:
1. Beaver Creek winch cat operator buffs the upper portion of the Birds of Prey race course on Sunday after the resort received 6.5 inches of new snow. http://dl.dropbox.com/u/85186126/SNOW%20ALERT/Photos/11.11.12/Beaver%20Creek%20grooming%2011%2011%2012.JPG
Credit: Drew Dodd, Beaver Creek Ski Patrol.
2.”Salty”, Beaver Creek’s winch cat operator works on the Birds of Prey Downhill start on Sunday.
http://dl.dropbox.com/u/85186126/SNOW%20ALERT/Photos/11.11.12/Beaver%20Creek%20winch%20cat%2011%2011%2012.JPG
Credit: Drew Dodd, Beaver Creek Ski Patrol.
3. The Ranch at Beaver Creek is covered in fresh snow on Sunday.
http://dl.dropbox.com/u/85186126/SNOW%20ALERT/Photos/11.11.12/BeaverCreek11.11.12%20%232.JPG
Credit: Julia Littman, Beaver Creek Resort
4. Beaver Creek received 10 inches of snow in two days and Sunday morning produced a break between snow squalls.
http://dl.dropbox.com/u/85186126/SNOW%20ALERT/Photos/11.11.12/BeaverCreek11.11.12%20%233.JPG
Credit: Julia Littman, Beaver Creek Resort
 
Beaver Creek opens for the season Wednesday, Nov. 21. For more information on resort happenings this winter visit www.beavercreek.com.
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Contact(s):
Jen Brown
phone: 970-754-5292
Julia Littman
phone: (970) 754-5169

 

About Vail Resorts
Vail Resorts, Inc., through its subsidiaries, is the leading mountain resort operator in the United States. The Company's subsidiaries operate the mountain resorts of Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone in Colorado, and Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood in the Lake Tahoe area of California and Nevada, and the Grand Teton Lodge Company in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The Company's subsidiary, RockResorts, a luxury resort hotel company, manages casually elegant properties. Vail Resorts Development Company is the real estate planning, development and construction subsidiary of Vail Resorts, Inc. Vail Resorts is a publicly held company traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: MTN). The Vail Resorts company website is www.vailresorts.com and consumer website is www.snow.com

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