09 October 2012

Vail Resorts and GoPro Partner to Provide Unique Points of View on Skiing and Riding at the Company’s Seven World-Class Resorts

BROOMFIELD, Colo. — October 9, 2012 —Today, the premier mountain resort company in the world, Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) and GoPro, maker of the world’s most versatile cameras, announced a partnership to provide exciting, unique videos for resort guests and online snow sports enthusiasts and greater opportunities for skiers and snowboarders at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone, Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood to capture and share their epic vacations using GoPro cameras
03 October 2012

Kids Ski Free at Keystone Resort. Every Day. All Season Long. No Blackouts.

KEYSTONE, Colo. — October 3, 2012 —Keystone Resort has long been a place where kids rule; from specialty family-friendly après ski offerings to mountaintop snow forts, the resort is a winter wonderland that allows kids and parents alike to truly enjoy their well-earned vacation time together. Today, the resort announced it is taking kid-friendly programming to new heights; throughout the entire 2012-2013 winter season, children 12 and under will ski/snowboard for free at Keystone.
26 September 2012

Vail Resorts Introduces the New EpicLife Magazine Designed to Inspire Guests and Ignite Their Passion for the Ultimate Winter Vacation Experience

BROOMFIELD, Colo. – Sept. 26, 2012 – Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) announced today that the Company has changed the name and redesigned the content of its resort magazine, formerly known as Peaks, to EpicLife Magazine to better align with the Company’s overall mission of providing its guests with the experience of a lifetime while visiting Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone, Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood resorts.
20 September 2012

Vail Resorts Receives a Travel + Leisure 2012 Global Vision Award for Leadership in Social Responsibility and Environmental Stewardship

BROOMFIELD, Colo. – Sept. 20, 2012 –Travel + Leisure announced today that Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) is a recipient of a 2012 Global Vision Award in leadership for its efforts in social responsibility and environmental stewardship. The Travel + LeisureGlobal Vision Awards recognize the outstanding efforts of individuals and organizations working to preserve the world's natural and man-made treasures. Travel + Leisure has recognized Vail Resorts for Leadership with the Company’s social responsibility and environmental stewardship program, Vail Resorts Echo.
18 September 2012

Vail Resorts Makes Mountain Vacation Experience Easier with New One-Time Check-In Process for Purchasing Lift Tickets, Season Passes, Ski School Lessons and Equipment Rentals

BROOMFIELD, Colo.—Sept. 18, 2012—As a leader of guest service innovation in the travel and leisure industry, Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) has reinvented the guest registration and check-in process for a streamlined, seamless experience when purchasing lift tickets, season passes, ski and snowboard school lessons and equipment rentals across the Company’s seven world-class resorts. With the new service feature coming this winter season, guests of Vail Resorts only need to provide their information once, making the process of getting onto the mountain and starting their vacation faster and easier.
06 September 2012

Switzerland is Now Epic: Vail + Verbier Join Forces

Broomfield, Colo. – Sept. 6, 2012 – Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) announced today an unprecedented partnership with Verbier, Switzerland, that will enhance the already incredible value of Vail Resorts’ Epic Season Pass, providing three days of free access to the Verbier ski resort, including Les 4 Vallées, the largest ski area in Switzerland, for new and renewing 2012-2013 Epic Season Pass holders. In addition to unlimited, unrestricted skiing and riding at eight world-class mountain resorts in the United States, Epic Pass holders will now have the opportunity to extend their winter to Europe and experience four additional premier mountain resorts including the illustrious Verbier resort, as well as Nendaz, Veysonnaz and Thyon, Switzerland. The “Four Valleys” ski area boasts breathtaking views of the Rhone Valley and the infamous Matterhorn, and extend to the Valais and Bernese Alps, culminating in the largest ski area in Switzerland.
30 July 2012

Burton Snowboards Officially Announces the Relocation of the US Open to Vail

BURLINGTON, Vt. & VAIL, Colo. (July 30, 2012) Burton Snowboards and Vail Mountain officially announced today that the Burton US Open Snowboarding Championships is moving to Vail, Colorado starting in 2013. The 31st edition of the US Open will take place at Vail’s Golden Peak from February 25 – March 2, 2013.