Broomfield, CO – Vail Resorts, Inc. on Monday announced a number of management changes to take place in its mountain division in the coming year. Blaise Carrig, president of the company’s mountain division will step down from his position, but will remain with the company in a full-time role as senior mountain advisor until he retires … Continue reading Vail Resorts Shuffles Top Execs
Salt Lake City, UT – This is the time of year when we love gathering photos of pre-season and early season snow to share the stoke with all of you. If you’re favorite ski hill isn’t open yet, the wait is almost over! U.S. ski and snowboard resort openings thus far this fall include: Arapahoe … Continue reading PHOTOS: Snow Continues to Fall From Heaven and Hoses
Denver, CO – A record-breaking summer for both occupancy and revenue among western mountain resorts is concluding and the positive momentum is carrying into the winter booking season according to DestiMetrics, a Denver-based organization that tracks mountain lodging bookings at 19 western mountain resorts in six states. As of Sept. 30, winter bookings for November through March … Continue reading Ski Season Outlook Appears Bright and White for Western Resorts
Park City, UT – A blizzard of ski resort acquisitions and mergers that took place throughout the off-season will forever change the landscape of the North American ski industry. Perhaps the most noteworthy change this winter will occur in Utah at Park City Mountain Resort (PCMR), which has been sold to Vail Resorts by Park City-based Powdr Corp. The … Continue reading Off-Season Marked by Ski Resort Acquisitions, Mergers
Salt Lake City, UT – The calendar page has flipped to November, and most of us remembered to move our clocks back an hour overnight. That must mean that winter is right around the corner! The 2014-15 U.S. ski and snowboard season is already underway in parts of the West, Midwest and Southeast, and snow … Continue reading PHOTOS: 2014-15 Ski Season is Underway…and So Are We!