09 December 2016

Vail Mountain Opens China Bowl

Vail Mountain began operating Orient Express (#21) and Teacup Express (#36) today, accessing terrain in China Bowl. The resort also opened Riva Bahn Express (#6) and Highline Express (#10), bringing the total skiable acres to 2,692, the most open terrain at any ski resort in Colorado. Vail has received two feet of new snow in the last week, and the Colorado forecast is calling for consistent snowfall until Dec. 18.
08 December 2016

Vail Resorts Charitable Conservation Work Facilitates More Than $1 Million for Forest Restoration and Ecological Stewardship Projects

Vail Resorts, Inc. today released details of its environmentally focused charitable contribution work for the last fiscal year which included the facilitation of more than $1 million for forest restoration and ecological stewardship projects.
30 November 2016

As Much as Six Feet of New Snow Delivered to Top Ski Resorts throughout Western North America

Within a week of opening for the ski season, resorts throughout western North America received a massive dose of winter weather – including the arrival of as much as six feet of snow accumulation and cold temperatures which dipped to the single digits. National weather forecasts call for additional snowfall and continued cold temperatures throughout the first week of December.
19 October 2016

Vail Resorts Announces Changes Across Mountain Division Leadership

Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) (“Vail Resorts”) today announced several changes to take place before the end of the calendar year across its mountain division leadership team to position the Company for continued growth and success. Specifically, with the official close of the Whistler Blackcomb acquisition earlier this week, the company is scaling the organization with a leadership structure that aligns to recent and future expansion and creates new opportunities for several experienced leaders at the Company.
18 October 2016

Vail Resorts Recognized with Six Condé Nast Traveler 2016 Readers’ Choice Awards

Condé Nast Traveler today announced the results of its 29th annual Readers’ Choice Awards with six Vail Resorts properties – including four RockResorts properties – recognized among the best of the best in travel.
06 October 2016

Vail Resorts Elevates the Guest Experience with $100 Million in Resort Improvements for 2016-17

Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) continues to raise the bar for skiers and riders as the Company invests approximately $100 million in the guest experience for the upcoming winter across its resorts, bringing its five-year, industry-leading resort investment total to more than $500 million across the Company.
15 August 2016

Epic SchoolKids Returns, Allowing Colorado Kids to Ski Free During the 2016-2017 Season

While not officially found on back-to-school supply lists, a must-have for all elementary school-aged children is the Epic SchoolKids Colorado Pack, providing 16 free days of skiing and snowboarding at the premier resorts in Colorado. The 2016-2017 Epic SchoolKids Colorado Pack does not require any purchases, and includes four free days each at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone, as well as one free first-timer ski or snowboard lesson with free equipment rental. Epic SchoolKids was first offered for the 2015-2016 season as Vail Resorts’ way of giving back to the local community, while ensuring future generations have access to the sports of skiing and snowboarding. Registration is open today through Sunday, Oct. 9, and can be done in-person at Colorado Ski & Golf, Colorado Ski & Sport and Boulder Ski Deals locations throughout the Front Range.