PARK CITY, Utah – Nov. 17, 2015 – Vail Resorts has announced that Epic Pass sales will end on Nov. 22 at Park City. With snow on the ground and opening day at Park City set for Saturday, Nov. 21, this is the last chance for locals to get their hands on the best season pass deal at the largest resort in the U.S.
Park City is transforming the mountain experience this season with over $50 million in resort improvements to link Park City and Canyons. The improvements, including the new Quicksilver Gondola and Miners Camp Restaurant, will be complete in time for the 2015 Christmas Holiday and the Epic Local Pass is the best way to be part of the action all season long.
“We have worked tirelessly this summer to complete the industry’s most impactful improvement project for the 2015-16 winter season and are thrilled to debut the upgrades in time for the Christmas Holiday,” said Park City’s chief operating officer, Bill Rock. “The Epic Local Pass is the best deal in Utah skiing. Don’t miss the chance to get your pass in time for our historic season and experience everything the new Park City has to offer.”
Park City is making history and now is the time to be a part of it. Learn more about the Epic Local Pass and Park City resort improvements below.
What’s the best pass for locals?
The Epic Local Pass offers the best value for Utah locals and was designed for people who can navigate a pass with restrictions.
But what if I want to ski at Park City without restrictions?
No problem! The Epic Pass is still the best deal in the industry.
All improvement projects at Park City will be ready in time for Christmas? How did you spend $50 million in one summer?
This summer, Vail Resorts invested over $50-million in resort improvement projects to link Park City and Canyons to create the largest ski resort in the United States. All projects are expected to be completed in time for the Christmas Holiday including:
Season Pass Insurance:
Vail Resorts encourages guests to purchase pass insurance. All of the Company’s season pass products are non-refundable and non-transferable; however, pass insurance covers pass holders in the event of unexpected circumstances including sickness, injury and job loss. Pass insurance starts at $10 for adults and $5 for children (ages five to 12).
Park City will open to the public on Saturday November 21, 2015 and over $50 million in resort improvements are on schedule to be complete this December. To purchase your Epic Local’s Pass before the November 22 deadline visit www.epicpass.com. To book your Park City vacation package in time for the holidays and experience the largest ski resort in the United States visit www.parkcitymountain.com.
MEDIA NOTE: Images of the Park City capital improvements may be viewed and downloaded here. Additional images and b-roll may be viewed and downloaded here
About Park City Mountain Resort
Park City Mountain Resort, one of North America’s premier ski resorts, is located in the heart of Park City, Utah, only a 35-minute drive from Salt Lake City International Airport. Park City bustles with activities year-round with two distinct base areas, nine hotels, thrilling family adventures, and more than two dozen restaurants. In the summer of 2015, Park City completed the largest resort improvement project in the history of American skiing– boasting more than 7,300 acres of terrain, a brand new eight-passenger gondola, new restaurants, and more. More information at http://parkcitymountain.com.
About Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN)
Vail Resorts, Inc., through its subsidiaries, is the leading global mountain resort operator. The Company’s subsidiaries operate nine world-class mountain resorts and two 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; Perisher, Australia; Afton Alps in Minnesota and Mt. Brighton in Michigan. The Company 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.