Last Chance to Purchase the Epic Pass is Sunday, Nov. 19 for Worldwide Access to 45 Iconic Mountain Resorts

06 November 2017
  • Epic pass holders save more than 40 percent compared to lift ticket window prices
  • The Epic Pass and Epic Local Pass now offer coast-to-coast access in North America with the addition of Whistler Blackcomb and Stowe Mountain Resort
BROOMFIELD, Colo. – Nov. 6, 2017 – The deadline to purchase the 2017-2018 Epic Pass is Sunday, Nov. 19. The Epic Pass continues to provide the greatest value in skiing and snowboarding, offering access to 45 of the world’s best mountain resorts, including Whistler Blackcomb in Canada, the largest resort in North America, and Vail Resorts’ first East Coast mountain resort, Stowe in Vermont. In addition to unlimited, unrestricted access at Whistler Blackcomb and Stowe, for only $899, the 2017-2018 Epic Pass also includes unlimited, unrestricted access to Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Arapahoe Basin in Colorado; Park City in Utah; Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood at Lake Tahoe; Perisher in Australia; Afton Alps in Minnesota; Mt. Brighton in Michigan; Wilmot Mountain in Wisconsin. Epic Pass holders can also enjoy limited access to 30 European ski resorts.
 
Skiers and snowboarders can use the Epic Pass for early-season turns at Arapahoe Basin, open now, as well as Keystone and Breckenridge – both scheduled to open Friday, Nov. 10. With resorts opening throughout the month of November, this is the last chance to purchase a season pass for the 2017-2018 winter season. Season pass holders save more than 40 percent compared to lift ticket window prices.
 
Scheduled Opening Dates:
 
Colorado
Keystone: Friday, Nov. 10
Breckenridge: Friday, Nov. 10
Vail: Friday, Nov. 17
Beaver Creek: Wednesday, Nov. 22
 
Utah
Park City: Friday, Nov. 17
 
Canada
Whistler Blackcomb: Thursday, Nov. 23

Lake Tahoe
Heavenly: Friday, Nov. 17
Northstar: Friday, Nov. 17
Kirkwood: Wednesday, Nov. 22
 
Vermont
Stowe: Friday, Nov. 17
 
2017-2018 Ski and Snowboard Season Pass Options
  • Epic Pass™: Ski unlimited and unrestricted from opening day to closing day for only $899. The Epic Pass pays for itself in just over four days of skiing or snowboarding. Enjoy full access to Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Arapahoe Basin in Colorado; Park City in Utah; Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood at Lake Tahoe; Stowe Mountain Resort in Vermont; Afton Alps in Minnesota; Mt. Brighton in Michigan; Wilmot Mountain in Wisconsin; Whistler Blackcomb in Canada; and Perisher in Australia for the 2018 season. The Epic Pass grants limited access to Les 3 Vallées, Paradiski and Tignes-Val D’Isere in France; 4 Vallées in Switzerland; Arlberg in Austria and Skirama Dolomiti in Italy. A child pass (ages five to 12) is $469.
 
  • Epic Local Pass: For $679, receive unlimited and unrestricted skiing or riding at Breckenridge, Keystone, Arapahoe Basin, Wilmot, Afton Alps and Mt. Brighton with limited restrictions at Park City, Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood, plus a total of 10 days at Vail, Beaver Creek, Stowe, and Whistler Blackcomb with holiday restrictions. The Epic Local Pass pays for itself in just over three days. A child pass (ages five to 12) is $359.
 
  • Epic 4-Day™: A convenient option for a short ski trip. The pass pays for itself in just over two days and includes a total of four unrestricted days valid at Whistler Blackcomb, Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone, Park City, Heavenly, Northstar, Kirkwood, Stowe and Arapahoe Basin, plus four additional free days at Afton Alps, Mt. Brighton or Wilmot Mountain. The Epic 4-Day Pass is $459 for adults and $249 for children (ages five to 12).
The deadline to purchase a 2017-2018 season pass is Sunday, Nov. 19. For additional information on season pass options and to purchase, visit EpicPass.com.

About Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN)
Vail Resorts, Inc., through its subsidiaries, is the leading global mountain resort operator. Vail Resorts’ subsidiaries operate 11 world-class mountain resorts and three urban ski areas, including Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone in Colorado; Park City in Utah; Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood in the Lake Tahoe area of California and Nevada; Whistler Blackcomb in British Columbia, Canada; Perisher in Australia; Stowe in Vermont; Wilmot Mountain in Wisconsin; Afton Alps in Minnesota and Mt. Brighton in Michigan. Vail Resorts owns and/or manages a collection of casually elegant hotels under the RockResorts brand, as well as the Grand Teton Lodge Company in Jackson Hole, Wyo. Vail Resorts Development Company is the real estate planning and development 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.
 
 



 

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