04 January 2013

Take Your New Year’s Resolutions to the Slopes

BROOMFIELD, Colo.–Jan. 4 , 2013–What is your ultimate ski vacation wish for 2013? Do you want to explore unchartered terrain? Conquer a new part of the mountain? Get tips from the pros? Or are you looking for more quality time with family and friends? From new tricks, terrain, tastes and experiences, here are eight ideas to help spark your resolutions for the 2013 winter season at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone, Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood Resorts:
21 December 2012

Celebrate Winter and Act Now to Get These Epic Deals from Vail Resorts

BROOMFIELD, Colo.–Dec 21, 2012–With the 2012-2013 ski and snowboard season in full swing, Vail Resorts is sharing tips on how to save on a winter vacation at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone, Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood. This season’s “Best for Less” offers are designed to provide skiers and riders the best value onseason passes,lift tickets, vacation photos, rental equipment, dining, lodging and more on their ski vacation.
20 December 2012

Vail Resorts Announces its First Group of Epic Volunteers for Employee Paid Time Off Volunteer Program

BROOMFIELD, Colo. – December 21, 2012 –Today Vail Resorts announced the first Vail Resorts Epic Volunteer employee winners.  The Epic Volunteer Program provides employees the chance to have a more enriching, in-depth Experience of a Lifetime, and to continue their commitment to Do Good in the resort communities or around the world by awarding them with paid time off for volunteer projects.
18 December 2012

Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone Celebrating Snow with Exclusive Lodging Deals of Up to 60 Percent Off for Colorado Locals Only

BROOMFIELD, Colo.–December 17, 2012–Just in time for a snow-filled holiday getaway, Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone Resorts are extending Friends & Family rates exclusively to Colorado locals via the Winter White Sale.
14 December 2012

World Champion Skier Lindsey Vonn Sets the Time to Beat in the New EpicMix Racing Program at Vail Resorts

BROOMFIELD, Colo. – Dec. 14, 2012 –The greatest American ski racer—Lindsey Vonn—set the pace for the new EpicMix™ Racing program which will provide Vail Resorts guests a new way to experience ski racing at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone in Colorado and Heavenly and Northstar in California and Nevada. With EpicMix Racing, skiers will automatically have their race times compared to ski racing great, Lindsey Vonn, with gold, silver, bronze and racer medals awarded based on achievement. Race times, digital medals, overall leaderboards and leaderboards with just family and friends will all be available on both the EpicMix website and mobile application. Race results and medals can then be easily shared on Facebook and Twitter. Additionally, the new EpicMix race courses are designed to be fun and approachable and help engage more kids and families in ski racing.
06 December 2012

Vail Resorts to Acquire Two Ski Areas in Midwest, Afton Alps in Minnesota and Mount Brighton in Michigan

BROOMFIELD, Colo.—Dec. 6, 2012—Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) announced today that it has entered into agreements to purchase two premier urban ski areas in the Midwest, Afton Alps in Minnesota and Mount Brighton in Michigan, for total cash consideration of $20 million. Both ski areas serve major snow sports markets in the Midwest with more than 468,000 active skiers and snowboarders in the nearby Minneapolis-St. Paul and Detroit metropolitan areas. Vail Resorts plans to upgrade and enhance the experience at each resort and create opportunities to connect guests from each of these ski areas to its seven world-class resorts in Colorado and Lake Tahoe through season pass and other lift ticket products.
04 December 2012

Vail Resorts Congratulates Lindsey Vonn on Becoming the Second Most Winningest Female Ski Racer in World Cup Ski History

VAIL, Colo. – Dec. 4, 2012 – Vail Resorts and the entire Vail community offer their heartfelt congratulations to hometown hero, Olympic champion and the greatest American World Cup alpine ski racer of all time, Lindsey Vonn, on becoming the second winningest skier in women’s World Cup history with 56 wins after this weekend in Lake Louise.
29 November 2012

Vail Resorts Announces EpicMoms.com, an Online Resource for Planning the Mountain Vacation Experience of a Lifetime

BROOMFIELD, Colo. –Nov. 29, 2012–Vail Resorts today officially launched a partnership with expert family travel writers and the Company’s new website, www.EpicMoms.com, designed to provide moms (and dads) with thoughtful tips and expert advice on planning the best family vacation experiences at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone, Heavenly, Northstar Resorts and additional content for this year will include Kirkwood Resort.