25 August 2014

Starting at $409, Tahoe’s Original Three-Mountain Season Pass Ensures Tahoe’s Best Snow, Most Terrain and Best Value for Winter 2014-15

Monday, Sept. 1 marks the last chance to receive the early-season rate on Tahoe Local, Tahoe Value, and Epic season passes – all of which offer access to the Best of Tahoe resorts, Heavenly Mountain Resort, Northstar California and Kirkwood Mountain Resort. 
27 June 2014

Kirkwood Will Open for Summer Operations on July 4th

KIRKWOOD, Calif. – June 27, 2014 – Summer adventures at Kirkwood kickoff on July 4 offering guests ample outdoor recreational opportunities including mountain biking, hiking, disc golf and horseback riding. The resort also hosts several popular events throughout July and August such as the Kirkwood Volunteer Fire Department (KVFD) BBQ, the 13th Annual Kirkwood Wildflower Festival and the 13th Annual Thin Air Chili Cook Off. 
10 March 2014

Vail Resorts’ 2014-15 Epic Pass Now on Sale with Access to Eleven US Ski Resorts and Niseko United in Japan

Vail Resorts, Inc. today announced that the Epic Pass is now on sale for the 2014-15 season at epicpass.com. While more multi-resort passes continue to emerge, the Epic Pass is still unmatched in terms of popularity, access and value.

10 March 2014

Starting at $409, Tahoe’s Original Three-Mountain Season Pass Ensures Tahoe’s Best Snow, Most Terrain and Best Value for Winter 2014-15

The Best of Tahoe resorts, Heavenly Mountain Resort, Northstar California and Kirkwood Mountain Resort, are back with the region’s most valuable season pass line-up, offering access to the most terrain and best conditions in the region and fewer restrictions than other resorts’ season pass options. Starting at $409 with as little as $49 down and the balance due in the fall, skiers and riders have until April 13 to secure the best available price for winter 2014-15 season passes and six buddy tickets.  
20 November 2013

2013-2014 Ski and Snowboard Season Begins on Friday

Skiers and riders can count on making turns at Lake Tahoe this weekend as Heavenly Mountain Resort officially opens for the 2013-2014 season on Friday, November 22 at 9:00 a.m. Heavenly will operate the Gondola and Tamarack Express, accessing 14 acres and 1.5 miles of skiable terrain on California Trail to Tamarack Return. Heavenly will offer free shuttle buses for guests from the California Main Lodge parking area to the Gondola. 
23 September 2013

Heavenly and Kirkwood Revamp Bijou Community Park as Part of Vail Resorts Echo Day

Heavenly Mountain and Kirkwood Mountain Resorts, through the Vail Resorts Echo program, partnered with the City of South Lake Tahoe for the fourth annual Vail Resorts Echo Day on Saturday, September 21, 2013. 312 resort employees, friends and family volunteered to revamp Bijou Community Park, putting in a combined effort of 936 volunteer hours Saturday. Volunteers laid sod to build a family picnic area, painted signs and picnic tables, planted shrubs, cleared bushes, redistributed wood chips, resurfaced the skatepark, raked the volleyball courts, picked up trash, and cleaned up the bicycle path on Al Tahoe Blvd. 

19 August 2013

Three Premier Tahoe Resorts on One Incredible Winter Pass

With less than 100 days until the beginning of the 2013-2014 ski and ride season, now is the time to purchase the best-valued season pass to Tahoe’s three premier mountain destinations, Heavenly, Kirkwood and Northstar. The Tahoe Local and Tahoe Value Passes offer access to more than 263 trails, 14 terrain parks and 10,270 acres all on one pass; but the current season pass prices are only guaranteed through September 2, 2013.
08 May 2013

Kirkwood to Host Annual Near Death Experience Bike Camp, June 6-9

Riding 129 miles and climbing 15,000-plus feet all in one day demands a rigorous training schedule and Kirkwood’s annual “Near Death Experience” bike camp can give riders the inside edge they need to complete such a challenging task. The annual Near Death Experience will take place at Kirkwood Mountain Resort from June 6-9, 2013. Entering its 15th year, the Near Death Experience is the premier training camp for riders preparing for the Death Ride, the grueling 129-mile bike tour of the California Alps on July 13, 2013. Kirkwood’s Near Death Experience Bike Camp is designed to take riders to the next level, providing them with the knowledge and hands-on training necessary to prepare them for an improved cycling and event experience.
12 March 2013

Lake Tahoe’s Only True Three-Mountain Season Pass Accessing the Best of Tahoe Resorts On Sale Now

With access to more than 10,270 skiable acres at three premier mountain resorts—Heavenly Mountain Resort, Northstar California Resort and Kirkwood Mountain Resort—Lake Tahoe’s only true three-mountain season passes provide season-long access to the most diverse and quality experience Lake Tahoe has to offer.Starting today,Lake Tahoe skiers and snowboarders can lock in the lowest guaranteed price on a season pass for the 2013-2014 winter season (www.bestoftahoe.com) for as little as $389. Vail Resorts is selling its popular ski and snowboard season passes beginning March 12, offering the best value and the most resort access that the ski industry has to offer on one season pass. 
30 January 2013

Kirkwood Launches New Hike-to EpicMix Reader

Kirkwood Mountain Resort has installed the company’s first solar-powered radio frequency (RF) reader to enhance the guest’s experience with EpicMix, Vail Resorts’ proprietary online and mobile application that rewards users for challenges completed, lifts ridden, and days and vertical feet skied. The reader takes advantage of Kirkwood’s legendary hike-to, inbounds terrain, and is located in the Covered Wagon area of the resort, along the southeastern-most boundary on the backside.