More than 230 inches of Snow at Vail and Beaver Creek this Season; 15 inches of New Snow in the Past Two Days
B.ROLL: Broadcast-quality footage of the recent snowfall at Heavenly is available at www.thenewsmarket.com/vailresorts to download. Other b-roll of Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone is also available. Please register online to receive the free footage or call 303.404.1863 with questions. High-resolution photos are available, as well.
VAIL, Colo. – Jan. 27, 2009 – Just in time for the Super Bowl, Mother Nature has delivered a Super-Sized serving of up to 30 inches of snowfall to Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone in Colorado and Heavenly in South Lake Tahoe on the border between California and Nevada this past week. In the past 48 hours alone, Vail and Beaver Creek have received 15 inches with a season-to-date tally of more than 230 inches of snow. Now is the time to take advantage of the deep snow and score a Super deal on the slopes, such as:
Kids Fly, Ski and Ride Free: Book your vacation by Feb. 28 and your kids will fly free on American Airlines into Vail/Eagle County airport, ski free (one-day kids lift ticket) at either Vail or Beaver Creek and get a free ride from the airport to your lodging on Colorado Mountain Express (with qualifying adult purchase). Dates of travel are now through March 31 on certain days of the week with a minimum stay of two nights. 866-668-8245 (KFF code).
20 percent off Your Higher Education on the Slopes: Learn something new and take a lesson at the top-rated snowsports schools in the country at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Keystone. Take a powder ski lesson or a telemark private lesson. Or, introduce your kids to the slopes. Get 20 percent off full-day private lessons and 20 percent off all full-day kids’ lessons through Feb. 8. Click your way to www.snow.com for more information.
Super Sunday - Sunday Sleepovers: Extend your weekend and avoid the traffic with $79 Sunday night stays at Breckenridge and Keystone throughout the season. Limited availability. Sunday Sleepovers are also available for select properties at Vail and Beaver Creek. www.RockResorts.com.
To receive snow reports, sign up at www.snow.com. Or, to plan your vacation, click your way to www.snow.com or to the resort sites:
www.vail.com; www.beavercreek.com; www.breckenridge.com; www.keystoneresort.com; or www.skiheavenly.com.
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About Vail Resorts
Vail Resorts, Inc., through its subsidiaries, is the leading of 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 www.vailresorts.com and consumer website is www.snow.com.
Liz BieblDirector, Brand Communications
Phone: (303) 404-1831