Massive Spring Snowstorm: 38 Inches of Powder This Week at Vail

27 March 2009

VAIL, Colo. - A massive snowstorm brought blizzard conditions to the Colorado Rockies yesterday (March 26), just in time for spring break skiers and snowboarders at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone. More than 3 feet of snow has fallen mid-mountain at Vail this week alone with another storm cycle forecasted for next week. The storm came at a key time for the resorts - during sales for its very popular, Epic Season Pass (

For up-to-date snow conditions, visit Or, for a live look at conditions, take a peek at our web cameras (

Last-minute lodging deals are still available for powderhounds this weekend or for April. Visit or There's still plenty of time to ski/snowboard. Keystone and Beaver Creek are set to close April 12 followed by the April 19 closing of Vail and Breckenridge.

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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 resort properties at the Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone mountain resorts in Colorado, the Heavenly Ski Resort 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 across the United States and the Caribbean. 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 and consumer website is

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