11 November 2021
Ski and Ride Season Takes Off with Two Opening Days Friday, Nov. 12: Breckenridge Ski Resort to Kick Off 60th Anniversary Season & Vail Mountain to Host the Biggest Opening Season in Colorado
Breck’s 60th anniversary season gets underway Friday with skiing and riding based out of Peak 8, plus DJ cat music, free waffles and a first chair banner break to kick off the festivities Breck plans to debut the new Freedom SuperChair this season, targeting early Dec. opening Vail Mountain opens with nearly 80-acres of terrain for skiers and snowboarders to enjoy with over 35 inches of natural snow so far this season, plus the work of Vail’s impressive snowmaking system Excitement is at an all-time high for the return of opening season events like Revely Vail, Vail Après, Powabunga and Vail Snow Days
09 March 2021
Vail Resorts extends season in Colorado
Vail Resorts is pleased to announce the 2020-21 ski and ride season will be extended at Beaver Creek Resort, Keystone Resort and Vail Mountain Resort. The extended season means more time on mountain and on the snow. It is a way of saying thank you to pass holders and guests for their continued support, for following safety protocols and showing personal responsibility during this unprecedented season, and for helping us open and stay open.
09 December 2019
Vail Mountain to Open for the 2019-2020 Winter Season on Friday with Reimagined Opening Terrain Experience
On the heels of the largest snowmaking expansion project in Vail Mountain’s history and in North America, Vail is set to open on Friday, Nov. 15 with a reimagined opening day terrain experience, offering skiers and riders approximately 70 acres of terrain accessed via Gondola One in Vail Village starting at 9 a.m.
10 October 2019
Modest Mouse and The Head and The Heart to Headline Two Nights of Vail Snow Days Free Concerts
Modest Mouse and The Head and The Heart will headline Vail Snow Days, in two nights of free concerts. Modest Mouse will perform on Friday, Dec. 13, 2019 and The Head and The Heart headlining on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019. Vail Snow Days is the signature kick-off festival to the winter season Thursday, Dec. 12 through Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019.
03 June 2019
Capital Improvements Underway at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Crested Butte, Leading to Earlier Openings, Longer Season, and Enhanced Guest Experience for the 2019-2020 Winter Season
Vail Mountain, Beaver Creek Resort, Breckenridge Ski Resort, Keystone Resort and Crested Butte Mountain Resort will soon be abuzz with summer visitors. While guests mountain bike, hike, golf, and explore Epic Discovery’s on-mountain experiences, each resort’s mountain operations teams will be hard at work preparing for the 2019-20 ski and snowboard season.
25 February 2019
Spring Back to Vail Returns for Four Days of Music and Celebration
While winter continues in full force in Vail, springtime is on the horizon. With sunny bluebird skies, warmer temperatures and still plenty of snow to be had, it’s no surprise that spring skiing in Vail is a highlight of the season. This April 11-14, Spring Back to Vail returns to celebrate the end of season with a four-day festival of concerts, on-mountain events, après parties and more.
19 February 2019
Vail Resorts Announces Mountain Division Leadership Changes
Vail Resorts today announced a number of leadership changes to take place in its mountain division this spring. Doug Lovell, vice president and chief operating officer of Vail Mountain will retire from his position effective May 1, 2019. Beth Howard, vice president and chief operating officer of Beaver Creek Resort, will succeed Lovell, while Nadia Guerriero, vice president and general manager of Northstar California Resort, will be promoted to vice president and chief operating officer at Beaver Creek Resort to succeed Howard. These changes will also occur on May 1, 2019, and the search for Guerriero’s replacement at Northstar will begin immediately.
13 December 2018
Vail Resorts CEO Rob Katz Gives $2 Million in Grants to Support Mental & Behavioral Health Programs in Mountain Resort Communities across North America
Today, Vail Resorts announced that Chief Executive Officer Rob Katz and his wife, Elana Amsterdam, have made significant contributions totaling more than $2 million to support emotional wellness programs in nearly every mountain resort community in which Vail Resorts operates.
07 December 2018
Vail Resorts Commits to $175 Million to $180 Million in Capital Investments to Reimagine the Guest Experience for the 2019-20 Season
Vail Resorts today announced that the Company plans to invest approximately $175 million to $180 million in the guest experience in time for the 2019-20 winter ski and snowboard season across its network of 18 resorts. This latest investment is in addition to approximately $150 million invested for this season, bringing the Company’s industry-leading resort investment total to more than $1.2 billion over the last decade.