01 February 2016

Paul Wade Named Executive Chef of The Arrabelle at Vail Square, A RockResort

Vail, Colo. – Feb. 1, 2016 – The Arrabelle at Vail Square, A RockResort today announced the appointment of Paul Wade to the position of executive chef. In his position, Wade will lead the property’s on-site restaurant, Tavern on the Square – one of the largest restaurants and most popular après and dining locations in Vail, as well as in-room dining and the property’s high-end banquets, which creatively hosts small to large groups and extravagant weddings both inside and on the grounds surrounding it.
19 January 2016

Chicago is Now Epic! Vail Resorts Expands to Chicago Area with Acquisition of Wilmot Mountain

Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) announced today that it has acquired Wilmot Mountain in Wisconsin near the Illinois state line, expanding its collection of premier urban ski areas in the Midwest. Located approximately 65 miles north of Chicago, Wilmot Mountain has long been a favorite of skiers and snowboarders in one of the top geographies for the Company’s mountain resorts. 
 
10 December 2015

Vail Resorts App Providing Crowd-Sourced Lift Line Wait Times to Guests is Now Available

Today, Vail Resorts announced EpicMix™ Time,  an expansion of its ski and snowboard app giving guests access to real-time lift line wait times, is now available for update or download for iPhone and Android operating systems. Guests at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone can now use lift line wait time data to better navigate the mountain and make the most out of their ski and ride experience.
 
09 December 2015

Vail Resorts Offers Top-Notch Beginner Programming for First-Time Skiers and Snowboarders at the Best Resorts in the Country

Broomfield, Colo. – Dec. 9, 2015 – Early-season snow, consistent storms and world-class snowmaking have created excellent conditions for learning to ski or snowboard at Vail Resorts’ ski resorts in Colorado, Lake Tahoe, Utah, Minnesota and Michigan. Beginner lesson plans give guests the opportunity to add a favorite pastime to their winter routine providing a lifetime of memories with friends and family at the nation’s top mountain resorts.  
02 December 2015

Vail Resorts Launches EpicPromise Foundation

Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) today announces the formation of the EpicPromise Foundation, a public charity designed to support the employees of the Company in times of need and offer educational scholarships to both employees and their families. To fund the Foundation, Vail Resorts intends to contribute $500,000 per year and Vail Resorts CEO Rob Katz will make a one-time $1.5 million contribution to the Foundation. In addition, all employees and guests of Vail Resorts will be given an opportunity to contribute.
 
02 December 2015

Vail Resorts Announces $30 Million Commitment to New Employee Housing Projects in Mountain Resort Communities

Today, Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) announced a $30- million commitment to develop new employee housing projects in the communities where it operates its mountain resorts. The Company intends to use these funds in partnership with the local resort communities, cities and counties, and with other businesses, to help develop new affordable housing projects that can be made available to seasonal and year-round employees.
 
30 November 2015

Jeff Kurtz Joins Colorado Mountain Express as Director of Sales and Marketing

EDWARDS, Colo. – Nov. 30, 2015 – Colorado Mountain Express (CME) announced today that Jeff Kurtz has been appointed to the position of director of sales and marketing for the Edwards-based transportation company effective today, Monday, Nov. 30. Jeff will be responsible for leading all sales, marketing and reservations functions for CME and his primary focus will be developing strategic initiatives to enhance the overall guest experience and deliver strong business results. Kurtz will report directly to John Dawsey, vice president and general manager of CME.
19 November 2015

‘Tis the Season for Exclusive Vail Resorts Holiday Events and Vacation Offers

BROOMFIELD, Colo. – Nov. 19, 2015 – On the heels of up to two feet of fresh snowfall across Colorado, Utah and Lake Tahoe in the last week, it’s the perfect time to book a holiday vacation at one of the most iconic ski resorts in the country – VailBeaver CreekBreckenridgeKeystonePark CityHeavenlyNorthstar and Kirkwood. Fantastic early season skiing, combined with special events for the entire family will make for holiday memories that will last a lifetime.
18 November 2015

Vail Resorts Offers Vacation Savings During Week-Long Sale for Cyber Monday

Beginning Wednesday, Nov. 25, skiers, snowboarders, beach goers and national park explorers can make the most of their vacation spending this year with savings of up to 50 percent on Vail Resorts and RockResorts lodging. Guests can also book their entire vacation through Vail Resorts – from transportation to equipment rentals and ski school – which leaves more time for what’s important this time of year.
 
17 November 2015

Get the Best Deal for an Epic Colorado Winter with the Epic Local Pass or Keystone A-Basin Pass by Nov. 22

Vail Resorts’ Epic Pass products, specifically the Epic Local Pass and Keystone A-Basin Pass, offer Colorado skiers and riders the ultimate ticket to winter powder. With the best season pass options and value in the ski industry, Epic Pass products offer skiers and riders the flexibility to choose the product that best fits their needs, and unlimited access to the most iconic resorts in the state and the country. Epic Pass products are only available through Sunday, Nov. 22, so skiers and riders need to act now to get in on all the action in Colorado this winter.