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2009-05-13 06:00:00

The easiest way to visit the most popular ski resorts in the summertime and enjoy a unique mountain experience ASPEN, Colo., May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Ski.com (http://www.ski.com), North America's largest provider of mountain vacations, today announced the launch of Summer Mountain Travel, a one-stop shop for travelers looking for hassle-free mountain vacations in the spring, summer and fall.

2009-04-20 15:05:00

- Responding to current market conditions, the developer has reduced list prices approximately 20 percent - All new purchasers will immediately receive social membership to The Arrabelle Club, providing locker, ski storage and additional amenities at base of the Eagle Bahn Gondola VAIL, Colo., April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vail Resorts Development Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of Vail Resorts, Inc.

2009-02-11 19:41:00

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vail Resorts, Inc.

2009-02-10 07:30:00

Luxurious Ski-In/Ski-Out Resort Offers Distinct Year-Round Amenities in One of Tahoe's Most Desirable Locations - the Village at Northstar(TM) TRUCKEE, Calif., Feb.

2009-01-16 13:47:00

Ski Resorts Emphasize Personal Responsibility Rather Than Their Own SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- With this Saturday marking the start of National Safety Awareness Week (Jan. 17 - Jan. 23) by the U.S.

2008-12-19 21:47:22

Researchers say Swiss ski resorts cannot count on snow-making equipment to rescue them from the effects of global warming. The Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne studied the economic benefit of snow-making between 2003 and 2005, swissinfo reported.

2008-12-19 13:30:00

Alpine-Chic Hotel Blends Mountain High Energy with Swank Sophistication BEAVER CREEK, Colo., Dec. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) today announced the expansion of its RockResorts lodging division with tomorrow's grand opening of The Osprey at Beaver Creek, A RockResort.

2008-12-19 13:23:00

DENVER, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vail, the flagship mountain of Vail Resorts Inc. (NYSE: MTN), has launched a new multimedia advertising campaign, created by agency of record Genesis Inc.

2008-12-16 09:47:51

Rocky Mountain ski areas face dramatic changes this century as the climate warms, including best-case scenarios of shortened ski seasons and higher snowlines and worst-case scenarios of bare base areas and winter rains, says a new Colorado study.The study indicates snowlines -- elevations below which seasonal snowpack will not develop -- will continue to rise through this century, moving up more than 2,400 feet from the base areas of Colorado's Aspen Mountain and Utah's Park City Mountain by...

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