28 October 2015

Snow Storm Totals Reach 9 to 17 Inches in Less Than One Week at Colorado’s Four Major Ski Resorts

Summit County / Eagle County, Colo., Oct. 28, 2015 – With the arrival of an additional two to five inches of new snow during the past 24 hours, the week’s snow storm total has reached nine to 17 inches at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone.  Additional snow and cold temperatures are forecast for the approaching week, which offer conditions suitable for snowmaking at Colorado’s four major resorts.  
22 October 2015

Vail Resorts’ Ski and Snowboard School Initiative Gives More Women What They Want on the Mountain

BROOMFIELD, Colo. – Oct. 22, 2015 – Despite being the primary vacation planner and chief decision-maker both before and during a winter vacation, many women report not participating as much as they would like in the main purpose of the trip – skiing and snowboarding. Today, as part of the Vail Resorts’ ski and snowboard school initiative designed to improve the on-mountain experience for women, the Company announced a re-imagined version of its specialty women’s programs, incorporating guest feedback to give busy women or moms the ability to enjoy a guilt-free ski vacation themselves.
13 August 2015

Steven Topple Named New Executive Chef of Vail’s Game Creek Club and Restaurant

Vail Mountain announced today the appointment of Steven Topple to executive chef of Game Creek Club and Restaurant, one of Vail Mountain’s premier Signature Clubs and fine-dining establishments. 
14 April 2015

Vail’s 2014-2015 Ski and Snowboard Season Comes to a Close on Sunday, April 19

Vail Mountain, one of the largest ski resorts in the world, will close out the 2014-2015 ski and snowboard season on Sunday, April 19. Guests of all ages are invited to join in the festivities and are encouraged to do so responsibly so that on-mountain celebrations can continue successfully for many seasons to come. 
10 April 2015

Vail Mountain Plans to Offer More than 1,900 Acres of Developed Terrain for the Final Week of the 2014-2015 Winter Season

For the final week of the 2014-2015 winter season at Vail Mountain, one of the largest ski resorts in the world, the resort plans to offer more than 1,900 acres of developed ski and snowboard terrain for guests.  
09 April 2015

Vail and Beaver Creek Announce 2015 EpicPromise Award Winners

This week, as part of the first EpicPromise Week, Vail Resorts will present the first ever EpicPromise Awards to two Eagle County employees for their ongoing commitment to strengthening the local community and fostering a sustainable environment. The EpicPromise Awards are being given at Vail Resorts’ mountains across the country as part of the first annual EpicPromise Week, April 6 -10, 2015, a full week dedicated to celebrating Vail Resorts’ widespread commitment to creating a more promising future for generations to come.
06 April 2015

Vail Mountain and Beaver Creek Resort Announce 2015-2016 Winter Operating Dates

Vail Mountain and Beaver Creek Resort announced today the operating dates for the resorts’ 2015-2016 ski and snowboard seasons. Opening day at Vail will be Friday, Nov. 20 and opening day at Beaver Creek will be Wednesday, Nov. 25. Both resorts plan to close two weeks after the Easter holiday on Sunday, April 10.
02 April 2015

Mike Jackson Named Director of Mountain Planning for Vail Mountain and Beaver Creek Resort

Vail Mountain, one of the largest ski resorts in the world, announced today the appointment of Mike Jackson to the position of director of mountain planning for Vail Mountain and Beaver Creek Resort. Jackson will assume responsibility for Tom Allender who has been involved in mountain planning at Vail since 1979 and will officially retire at the end of the year. 
31 March 2015

Vail Mountain to Host Three Interdenominational Easter Sunday Services

Vail Mountain will host its annual interdenominational sunrise service on Easter Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 6 a.m. inside at Eagle’s Nest. The Eagle Bahn Gondola will open to the public at 5:30 a.m. to transport guests from Lionshead. Complimentary baked goods and beverages will be provided. In addition, there will be two afternoon Easter services outside at Eagle’s Nest: one scheduled for 12:30 p.m. at Simonton Deck also known as the Holy Cross observation deck, and one at 2:30 p.m. on the Marketplace deck.  
24 March 2015

Vail Mountain Goes Nine-to-Five this Spring with Extended Hours beginning Saturday, March 28

During the two week period from Saturday, March 28 through Saturday, April 11 Vail Mountain, one of the largest ski resorts in the world, will adjust operating hours to 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. to better cater to guests. During this time skiers and snowboarders can put in their nine-to-five hours on the slopes instead of in the office, enjoy more time on the snow, and soak up the extra hours of daylight on the mountain.