The last chance for the lowest prices on 2022/23 Epic Passes is Labor Day
Epic Day Pass offers savings of up to 65% over lift ticket prices; best option for customers planning to ski or ride only a few days this season
New this season, Epic Pass includes Andermatt-Sedrun in Central Switzerland
BROOMFIELD, Colo., August 17, 2022 /CNW/ — For anyone who has yet to purchase their 2022/23 Epic Pass, consider this your official reminder before prices go up after Labor Day (September 5). Epic Pass continues to be the best deal for skiing and riding, providing unparalleled value and access to the world’s best destination resorts and ski areas near you.
Ahead of this winter, Vail Resorts is making a bold investment in 18 exciting elevator upgrades across its stations to help customers get up and down the mountain faster and easier, even on the most popular days. The company is also working towards a full squad that feels supported and fulfilled this season with investments in higher salary of employees, new affordable employee housing and leadership development, as well as other employee perks and benefits.
New for the 2022/23 ski and hiking season, Epic Pass holders can tackle the Alps in Andermatt-Sedrun, Central Switzerland largest ski area. Located less than 90 minutes from three of the Switzerland major metropolitan areas (Zürich, Alfalfa and Lugano) and about two hours from Milan, Italy, Andermatt attracts visitors from all over the world with its charming traditional village centre, deep powder and challenging steep slopes. On the other side of the Oberalppass, Sedrun offers wide slopes perfectly suited to families and beginners and experienced skiers.
There’s a pass option for everyone, whether you want to ski and cycle one day or every day. All 2022/23 pass products, including regional passes and day passes, are available now on the Epic pass website. Some of the most popular passes include:
Epic pass, $859offers unrestricted, unrestricted access to 41 resorts, from local ski areas to must-see destinations, including Vail, beaver stream, Breckenridge, keystone, crested moundPark City, Whistler Blackcomb, Andermatt-Sedrun, Heavenly, Northstar, Kirkwood, Stowe, Stevens Pass and more. With additional partner resorts like Telluride, Verbier 4 Vallées, Les 3 Vallées, Ski Arlberg and Skirama Dolomiti, the Epic Pass unlocks access to over 80 resorts.
Epic Local Pass, $639offers unlimited and unrestricted access to 29 stations, including Breckenridge and keystoneas well as restricted access to resorts such as Park City, Heavenly and Stoweplus 10 days in total to Vail, beaver stream and Whistler Blackcomb, and five days in Andermatt-Sedrun at no additional cost.
Epic Day Pass allows skiers and snowboarders to build your own pass, a choice of one to seven days, public holidays or not, and resort access. Epic Passes offer up to 65% savings over lift ticket prices, with prizes starting as low as $45 for an Epic 1-Day Pass. Epic Day Pass holders with All Resorts Access will be able to use any of their days in Andermatt-Sedrun.
North East Value Pass, $525provides access to 21 Northeast and Mid-Atlantic resorts, including StoweHunter, Mount Snow, Okemo and Wildcat, plus the newest additions to the Vail Resorts network, Seven Springs, hidden valley and Laurel Mountain in Pennsylvania.
Epic Military Pass, $149for serving and retired military personnel and their dependents, provides unlimited, unrestricted access to all mountains owned and operated by Vail Resorts – including Vail, beaver stream, Breckenridge, keystone, Park City and Whistler Blackcomb. Veterans and their dependents can purchase an Epic Military Pass for $480.
BENEFITS FOR PASS HOLDERS
All 2022/23 pass holders enjoy significant savings on the rest of their mountain experience thanks to Epic Mountain Rewards, which offers 20% off winter and summer activities. Winter perks include 20% off food and drink on the mountain, accommodation, group ski and hiking lessons, equipment rental and more. Many Epic Passes also come with vouchers for Ski with a Friend tickets, vouchers for discounted lift tickets to share with friends and family.
All passes are non-refundable, except by epic cover, which provides reimbursements for certain station closures and personal events such as job loss, injury or illness. Epic coverage is provided at no additional cost and pass holders should consult the Epic Coverage Terms and Conditions. Lift tickets are fully refundable, but do not offer the value or multi-station access of passes.
About Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN)
Vail Resorts is a network of the world’s best nearby ski destinations and resorts, including Vail Mountain, BreckenridgePark City Mountain, Whistler Blackcomb, Stoweand 32 additional stations across North America; Andermatt-Sedrun to Swiss; and Perisher, Hotham, and Falls Stream in Australia. We are passionate about providing a The experience of a lifetime to our team members and guests, and our EpicPromise is to achieve a net-zero operating footprint by 2030, support our employees and communities, and expand engagement in our sport. Our company owns and/or operates a collection of stylish and relaxed hotels under the Rock Resorts brand, as well as the Grand Teton Lodge Company in Jackson Hole, Wyo. Vail Resorts Retail operates over 250 retail and rental locations across North America. Learn more about our company at www.VailResorts.comor discover our resorts and pass options on www.EpicPass.com.
SOURCE Vail Resorts, Inc.
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