Park City Mountain Resort (PCMR) in Park City, Utah, is joining the Vail Resorts Epic Pass, expanding the group of mountains offered on the season pass to 22 resorts and more than 32,000 acres of skiing and riding.
Two locally owned and operated Pacific Northwest ski resorts — Mt. Hood Meadows (Oregon) and Mt. Baker Ski Area (Washington) — are offering five free days to each other’s unlimited passholders. Both areas receive significant amounts of snow.
Telluride Resort has announced a 20 percent increase in destination flights. Highlights include a 46 percent growth in seats from Dallas (DFW), new service from San Francisco (SFO), the return of service from Phoenix-Sky Harbor (PHX), and a doubling of flights from New York/Newark (EWR). There will be non-stop flights from 10 metropolitan airports and nine major U.S. hubs.
Whistler Blackcomb is offering guests a guaranteed saving of up to 45 percent if you book your winter lift and lodging package by Aug. 31, 2014. Packages are based on seven nights’ lodging and five days skiing, for two people in a standard studio.
The Mountain Collective Pass has added Banff-Lake Louise-Sunshine to its collaboration of resorts for the 2014-15 season, bringing the total number of destinations included to seven in North America.
Colorado’s Crested Butte is offering early winter vacation deals if you book by Aug. 15. Book a minimum of four nights and receive 30 percent off.
Future brides and grooms are clamoring to claim wedding locations for a rare date – 12/13/14, or Dec. 13, 2014 –the last sequential calendar date in the 2000s. For those willing to pull out all the stops, Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa in Galena, Ill. is offering a “Wedding of the Century” package.
The Copper Mountain Resort Season Passholder will get more bang for their buck this winter with Taos Ski Valley and Grand Targhee offering free skiing and riding for the 2014/15 winter season.