Vail Resorts offers big savings and “Epic Coverage” to lure season pass holders
posted by: Amber Johnson
While resorts are scrambling to see what the 2020-21 ski season will look like in the days of COVID-19, Vail Resorts is pulling all the stops to lure skiers to the slopes of their Colorado resorts: Vail, Beaver Creek, Crested Butte, Keystone and Breckenridge.
Nervous about biting the bullet on season passes this year? Vail Resorts wants to instill confidence that you will be covered by offering their Epic Coverage which is FREE for all pass holders, and provides refunds associated with certain personal events, including illness, job loss, and injury. It also expands coverage to protect you from certain resort closures, such as any due to COVID-19.
Were you a season pass holder for 2019/2020? Vail Resorts is honoring their pass holders by offering up to 80% credit, based on the number of days you used your pass.
The deadline for purchasing for season passes is September 7, 2020 so don’t delay. I mean, what else will we have to do this winter?….
Epic Mountain Rewards
Your Epic Mountain Rewards will be available for the 2020/21 ski season effective 10/1/2020. Pass holders, can access their lodging discounts today to start planning for next season. For food and beverage, group lessons, rentals, mountain activities, and Epic Mountain Express, the savings start 10/1/2020. Remember, there are no blackouts and no points tracking. Just savings.
20% OFF FOOD & BEVERAGE
Taking a break just got so much sweeter. Pass holders can now take 20% off a quick lunch, an afternoon pick-me-up or an après experience, all with stunning views to match. Anytime of day, save on orders up to $150 per day, at on-mountain quick service restaurants, so you can get the fuel you need. Take time to indulge. (Discount does not apply to alcohol due to legal restrictions).
20% OFF LODGING
Back by popular demand, Epic pass holders receive exclusive 20% off savings on lodging. After a full day of skiing, you deserve the comfort and luxury of the perfect home base. With a variety of housing options like iconic mountain resorts to ski-in/ski-out condos, there’s a place for everyone to kick back and relax. Book your stay for the 2020/21 ski season today. (Subject to availability).
20% OFF SKI & SNOWBOARD SCHOOL
Want to see the view like never before? Discover a new way to explore with help from one of our guides. Epic pass holders can apply brand-new savings of 20% off a range of group lessons targeting first-timers to expert skiers. There’s an opportunity for anyone to refine their skills and take on new terrain, so get ready for bigger and better heights. (Excludes private and specialty lessons.)
20% OFF SKI & SNOWBOARD RENTALS
Renting your equipment on-site gives you convenient access to top-quality gear without the extra luggage. Plus, with our brand-new savings, you can take 20% off your rentals, on top of current prices, so you can start exploring everything the mountain has to offer.
20% OFF MOUNTAIN ACTIVITIES
Skiing and snowboarding are just the beginning when it comes to enjoying your trip to the fullest. New for the 2020/21 winter season, pass holders can save on Whistler Blackcomb heli-skiing and Keystone cat skiing. Get ready to discover your new favorite tradition. (Subject to availability)
20% OFF EPIC MOUNTAIN EXPRESS
Swap the hassle of driving for exclusive savings on the Epic Mountain Express. Pass holders have access to 20% off safe, convenient transportation from Denver International Airport to a number of favorite Colorado ski areas. Your mountain journey couldn’t get any smoother, so sit back and enjoy the ride. (Subject to availability)
DISCOUNTS ON WAXES AND TUNES
When your gear is at its best, it can feel like you own the mountain. For optimal performance on the slopes, skis and snowboards need a wax and a tune-up. Pass holders can keep their gear in top shape with 50% off a tune and one free wax a year at select locations. Get the most out of your mountain experience with gear that works for you.
The Epic SchoolKids Colorado Pack is a free program for Kindergarten through 5th graders that provides four days of skiing and riding at each of the state’s top-ranked resorts: Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone, and Crested Butte.
Learn more about Epic Mountain Rewards and Vail Resort season passes at https://www.epicpass.com/benefits/epic-mountain-rewards.aspx.