11 October 2018

Vail Resorts Announces Pending Sale of East Vail Land Parcel for the Development of Workforce Housing to Address Community Need

Vail Resorts today announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell a 23-acre parcel north of Interstate 70 located at the East Vail exit to Vail-based Triumph Development.
27 September 2018

Vail Resorts Closes Its Acquisition of Okemo Mountain Resort, Mount Sunapee Resort and Crested Butte Mountain Resort

Vail Resorts today announced that the Company has closed on its acquisition of Triple Peaks, LLC, the parent company of Okemo Mountain Resort in Vermont, Mount Sunapee Resort in New Hampshire and Crested Butte Mountain Resort in Colorado.
26 September 2018

Vail Resorts Names Timothy April Chief Information Officer

Vail Resorts, Inc. today announced that Timothy April, currently Vice President of Information Technology and Guest Experience, has been promoted to Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, effective Oct. 29, 2018. April will join the Vail Resorts Executive Committee and oversee all facets of technology for the Company, including innovative enhancements to the guest experience and best-in-class systems throughout the Company’s operations. April replaces Robert Urwiler, who is retiring after 12 years with Vail Resorts.
15 August 2018

Vail Resorts Closes Its Acquisition of Stevens Pass Resort in Washington

Vail Resorts today announced that the Company has closed on its acquisition of Stevens Pass Resort in Washington from Ski Resort Holdings, LLC, an affiliate of Oz Real Estate. The final purchase price, after adjustments for certain agreed-upon terms, was $64 million. Less than 85 miles from Seattle and renowned for its plentiful snowfall, the resort sits on the crest of the Cascade Range within two national forests – the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest on the west side, and the Wenatchee National Forest on the east.
01 August 2018

Vail Resorts Adds 20 New Resorts to the Epic Pass for the 2018-19 Season and Labor Day is the Last Chance for the Lowest Price

Monday, Sept. 3 is the last chance to receive the lowest price for the Epic Pass and the entire suite of Epic Season Pass options – including the Epic Local, Epic 7-Day, Epic 4-Day, Epic Military Pass and many more. The Epic Pass, available for $899, remains the best overall value in skiing, offering skiers and snowboarders unlimited, unrestricted access to 19 mountain resorts plus additional access to 46 more throughout the United States, Canada
12 June 2018

Vail Resorts CEO to Donate $31 Million from SAR Exercise

Today, Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Rob Katz has exercised stock appreciation rights (SARs) that were expiring over the next two years and will be donating 100 percent of the shares and proceeds received to his family charitable foundation and donor advised charitable fund. Based on the market price on the date of exercise of $275.25 per share, the donation is equal to approximately $31 million.
11 June 2018

Vail Resorts Names Peter Disch General Manager of Wilmot Mountain

Vail Resorts today announced the appointment of Peter Disch as general manager of Wilmot Mountain where he will oversee all ski area operations. He will begin his new position on Monday, June 25.
07 June 2018

Winter Dew Tour Returns to Breckenridge December 13-16, 2018

Mountain Dew® and TEN: The Enthusiast Network announced today that the annual winter Dew Tour ski and snowboard competition and festival will return to Breckenridge, Colo. December 13-16, 2018. The four-day event includes the world’s best male and female skiers and snowboarders competing in individual Halfpipe and Slopestyle competitions, Dew Tour’s signature Team Challenge and Streetstyle competitions and a calendar of fan-based activities.
06 June 2018

Telluride Sports Makes 100 Percent Commitment to San Miguel Power Association’s Green Blocks Program

In a recently signed agreement, all 11 shops in the Vail Resorts Retail/Telluride Sports family are joining the San Miguel Power Association’s (SMPA) Green Blocks program that allows participants to purchase renewable energy credits.
04 June 2018

Electric bikes and commuter-friendly clothing make Bike to Work Day faster, easier, and less sweaty

On Wednesday, June 24, thousands of Coloradans will join Bike to Work Day as part of the annual campaign to encourage and support bike commuting. Staff members from the Front Range’s five Bicycle Village stores are convinced that the relatively new electric bikes (e-bikes) are going to be a game-changer for prospective bike commuters by providing a pedaling-assisted riding experience.