12 December 2014

Vail Mountain, Beaver Creek Resort, CME and Vail Resorts Retail award EpicPromise grants to 54 non-profit partners in Eagle County

Vail, Colo. – Dec. 12, 2014 – For the 2014-15 season, Vail Resorts has awarded more than $2,700,000 in EpicPromise community grants to 54 non-profit organizations based in Eagle County as part of its annual grant cycle. The EpicPromise grants support youth program and environmental initiatives that provide basic needs, connect kids with the outdoors, rehabilitate popular trails and increase educational opportunities for all kids.   
12 December 2014

The Third Annual Eagle County Avalanche Awareness Series Begins Monday, Dec. 15

VAIL, Colo. – Dec. 12, 2014 – The Vail and Beaver Creek Ski Patrols will kick off the third annual Eagle County Avalanche Awareness Series on Monday, Dec. 15 from 7-9 p.m. at the Vail Cascade Resort in a continued effort to educate the community about snow and avalanche safety. 
 
08 December 2014

Vail Mountain Announces Plans to Replace the Avanti Express Lift (#2) With Six Passenger Lift

VAIL, Colo. – Dec. 8, 2014 – Vail Mountain, one of the largest ski resorts in the world, plans to continue its wave of tremendous investments with the replacement of the Avanti Express Lift (#2) with a six-passenger lift this summer, pending U.S. Forest Service approval. The Avanti Express Lift (#2) is a primary lift on the front side of Vail Mountain, serving intermediate and advanced terrain and dispersing skiers and snowboarders from Lionshead to mid-mountain. Upgrading the lift will reduce wait times and improve reliability. 
04 December 2014

Vail Mountain and Beaver Creek Resort Announce Audi as the Official Vehicle Partner

VAIL, Colo. – Dec. 4, 2014 – Vail Resorts, the world’s premier mountain resort company, has partnered with Audi, a company synonymous with innovation, revolutionary engineering and progressive design, to be the official vehicle of Vail Mountain and Beaver Creek Resort. Through this exclusive, three-year relationship, guests of Vail and Beaver Creek will be able to experience Audi through complimentary shuttle services, interactive ski and snowboard school activations, and through signature resort events and celebrations, such as the Audi Birds of Prey World Cup and 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships.
29 November 2014

Skiers and Snowboarders Have More to Be Thankful for With the Opening of Vail’s China Bowl Today for the 2014-2015 Winter Season

VAIL, Colo. – Nov. 29, 2014 – Vail Mountain, one of the largest ski resorts in the world, continues to enjoy the gifts of Thanksgiving with the opening of its famed China Bowl today. Skiers and snowboarders now have access to more than 3,600 acres of developed skiable terrain – the most available in the country – with the opening of China Bowl along with the Sourdough Express Lift (#14), the Sun Up Lift (#17), the Orient Express Lift (#21) and the Tea Cup Express Lift (#36). 
26 November 2014

Vail’s Legendary Back Bowls Open in Time for Thanksgiving Day for the 2014-2015 Winter Season

VAIL, Colo. – Nov. 26, 2014 – Skiers and snowboarders have even more to be thankful for this Thanksgiving holiday at Vail Mountain, one of the largest ski resorts in the world, as the resort opened the High Noon Express Lift (#5) today, providing access to the terrain of its legendary Sun Up and Sun Down bowls. Vail received more than 30 inches of snow since Saturday, and more than six feet in the past three weeks, making for fantastic conditions across the mountain. 
19 November 2014

Vail Mountain will Open on Friday, Nov. 21 for the 2014-2015 Season with More than 500 Acres of Terrain Accessed from Vail Village and Lionshead

VAIL, Colo. – Nov. 19, 2014 – Vail Mountain, one of the largest and leading ski resorts in the world, announced today that the resort will open for the 2014-2015 season on Friday, Nov. 21, 2014 with more than 500 acres of terrain and access from Vail Village and Lionshead. Breakfast burritos from Vail Mountain and hot cocoa, will be provided at both base areas for early risers as supplies last and the Red Bull DJ truck will be parked at the base of Gondola One in Vail Village to provide music throughout the morning.  
18 November 2014

Vail Mountain will Open Both the Vail Village and Lionshead Base Areas for Opening Day of the 2014-2015 Season on Friday, Nov. 21

VAIL, Colo. – Nov. 18, 2014 – Vail Mountain, one of the largest and leading ski resorts in the world, announced today that the resort will open for the 2014-2015 season on Friday, Nov. 21, 2014 with access out of both Vail Village and Lionshead as well as return routes to both base areas. Vail will be announcing Wednesday the specific terrain and lifts available beginning Friday.
14 November 2014

Early-Season Snow Blankets Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone

Although the first day of winter isn’t officially for another month, winter is alive and well in Colorado, particularly at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone ski resorts. With more snow falling and forecasted to continue through Saturday night, skiers and snowboarders can rejoice for promising early-season conditions.  
 
03 November 2014

Vail Resorts Announces Planned Leadership Succession Changes in Its Mountain Division

Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) today announced a number of management changes to take place in its mountain division in the coming year, as part of a planned leadership succession to position the company for continued growth and success.