17 March 2020

VAIL RESORTS TO CLOSE NORTH AMERICAN RESORTS FOR THE 2019-20 SKI SEASON

Vail Resorts announced today that all of its North American resorts and retail stores will remain closed for the 2019-20 winter ski season amidst the continued challenges associated with the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). The decision follows the Company’s previously announced closure of its resorts from Sunday, March 15 through Sunday, March 22. The Company will consider reopening Breckenridge Ski Resort in Colorado, Heavenly Mountain Resort in Lake Tahoe and Whistler Blackcomb in British Columbia in late April/early May, dependent on the situation with COVID-19 as well as weather conditions.
14 March 2020

Update on Vail Resorts Operations from CEO Rob Katz

As a global operator of 37 ski resorts, Vail Resorts is monitoring the rapidly evolving impacts of coronavirus (COVID-19) from all angles. Unwaveringly and without question, our top priority is the health and wellbeing of our guests and employees. We are fortunate to have strong partnerships with the communities where we operate and we are closely monitoring the statements and following the guidance and recommendations from local, state/provincial and federal health agencies on cases of COVID-19.
11 March 2020

Statement from Vail Resorts on Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Washington State

We are aware of Washington Governor Jay Inslee’s ban on large gatherings and events of 250 people or more in King County, where Stevens Pass Resort is located, as well as the County’s local order
09 March 2020

Vail Resorts Takes Precautions for Coronavirus (COVID-19)

All Vail Resorts properties are operating normally. The health and wellbeing of our employees and guests is our top priority. As a part of that commitment, Vail Resorts is closely monitoring the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and World Health Organization’s (WHO) statements regarding novel coronavirus (COVID-2019) and following the guidelines from these agencies, as well as from local health departments where we operate resorts in the United States, Canada and Australia.
03 March 2020

VAIL RESORTS INTRODUCES ‘EPIC MOUNTAIN REWARDS’ FOR PASS HOLDERS

BROOMFIELD, Colo. — When skiers and riders hit the slopes next season with the Company’s discounted pass products, the savings will continue all season long. Today, Vail Resorts introduced ‘Epic Mountain Rewards,’ which gives pass holders a discount of 20 percent off food and beverage, lodging, group ski and ride school lessons, equipment rentals and more at the Company’s North American owned and operated resorts.
14 January 2020

Kate Wilson, Senior Director of Sustainability at Vail Resorts, Named Denver Business Journal “40 Under 40” Winner

Since Commitment to Zero launched almost three years ago, Vail Resorts has been applauded for its industry-leading sustainability pledge with recognition from the ski industry, resort communities, and state of Colorado. With this week’s announcement of the 2020 Denver Business Journal “40 Under 40” recipients, it’s the person running Commitment to Zero being honored – Kate Wilson, senior director of sustainability at Vail Resorts.
10 December 2019

Vail Resorts CEO Rob Katz Gives $2.8 Million in Grants to Further Mental & Behavioral Health Efforts in Mountain Resort Communities across North America

Today, Vail Resorts Chief Executive Officer, Rob Katz, and his wife, Elana Amsterdam, New York Times bestselling author and founder of Elana’s Pantry, announced significant contributions totaling more than $2.8 million to further strengthen emotional wellness programs in more than ten mountain communities where Vail Resorts operates.
09 December 2019

Vail Resorts Announces Key Capital Investments for 2020/21 North American Ski Season to Enhance the On-Mountain Guest Experience

Today, Vail Resorts announced a series of major capital improvements across its resorts that are designed to make getting on and around its mountains faster and easier through terrain expansions, new lifts and expanded restaurant experiences.
09 December 2019

Gravity Haus Opens Adventure-Focused Social Club and Hotel In Breckenridge

Gravity Haus, the social club and hotel for modern outdoor enthusiasts, officially opened its first location today in Breckenridge, Colorado. Conceptualized by Denver-based entrepreneur Jim Deters and his wife Alicia Deters, Gravity Haus is a new take on mountain hospitality. At Gravity Haus, modern, boutique accommodations are fused seamlessly with guided outdoor adventures, community, tech-forward conveniences, and functional fitness and recovery.