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Vail Mountain Operating Winter Dates

EAGLE CO., Colo. – May 8, 2017 – Vail Mountain and Beaver Creek Resort announced operating dates for the resorts’ 2017-2018 ski and snowboard season. Vail will be open from Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, through Sunday, April 15, 2018. Beaver Creek will operate from Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, through Sunday, April 15, 2018.


Experience it all with the 2017-2018 Epic Pass

The Epic Pass returns for the 2017-2018 season, providing skiers and snowboarders with not only the best value in the industry, but also true worldwide access, including coast-to-coast skiing in North America. With just one pass, guests have unlimited, unrestricted access to explore more than 43,000 acres of terrain across 14 world-class resorts in the U.S. and abroad – including Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Arapahoe Basin in Colorado; Park City in Utah; Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood at Lake Tahoe; Whistler Blackcomb in Canada; Perisher in Australia; Afton Alps in Minnesota, Mt. Brighton in Michigan and Wilmot Mountain in Wisconsin. Epic Pass holders will again enjoy limited access to 30 European ski resorts. Additionally, Vail Resorts looks forward to integrating Stowe Mountain Resort into its season pass products for the 2017-2018 winter season, subject to the acquisition closing.  The Epic Pass is now on sale for just $859 and guests can lock in the lowest price combined with the most benefits when buying before April 9, 2017. Visit to purchase the Epic Pass or to learn about all Epic Pass options, such as Epic Local and Epic 4-Day passes.


About Vail Mountain

Under blue skies more than 300 days each year, Vail is an extraordinary mountain resort destination. The vacation experience is exceptional, from the awe-inspiring terrain and natural beauty of the surrounding Gore and Sawatch Ranges to world-class events, activities and festivals, shops and spas, and the abundant culinary experiences and luxurious accommodations that line the pedestrian-friendly streets of Vail Village and Lionshead. Vail is where outdoor pursuits meet village sophistication. Offering more than 5,200 acres of developed ski and snowboard terrain including seven legendary Back Bowls in winter, and flourishing with new summer activities with the debut of Epic Discovery in 2016, the options for year-round adventure are endless. Coupled with the vision inherent in the spirit of Vail’s founders, and a modern day commitment to excellence in all aspects of guest service and operations, Vail is a mountain resort like nothing on earth. /

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