Colorado ski resort news - August 2013 / 2014

  • Vail adds 3 valleys to epic lift pass

  • Steamboat starts night skiing

  • Aspen's Limelight Hotel voted #1 US Hotel

  • Winter Park Resort adds Cirque Sled

Vail adds 3 valleys to epic pass

Vail adds 3 valleys to Epic Pass

Vail resorts have announced they are adding 5 free days skiing in The 3 valleys in France to their epic season pass.

So now you can have a ski holiday in the USA in VailBreckenridge or Beaver Creek and have a long weekend or short break in France without having to spend money on another lift pass.

The 3 valleys encompasses famous Courchevel, Meribel, Val Thorens as well as La Tania, Brides-les-Bains, Les Menuires & more. Situated in the Alps les 3 vallees resorts brim with elegance and charm and are very popular with European skiers. The Epic pass has also increased the free skiing in Verbier Switzerland & Arlberg Austria to 5 days.

Epic pass holders can now ski in Colorado resorts VailBeaver CreekBreckenridge, Keystone, Arapahoe Basin & Eldora plus Lake Tahoe resorts Heavenly, North Star & Kirkwood and Park City Utah in addition to the European resorts.

Ask us about purchasing your epic pass now at early booking rates.


Steamboat Springs starts night skiing for 2013 / 2014

Steamboat Springs ski resort add night skiing for 2013 2014

Steamboat has announced night skiing will begin for the 2013 / 2014 ski season on Thursday, Friday & Saturdays.

5 runs will be open at night with runs lit up by 25-foot high light poles.

Night skiing has been very popular in Keystone and Steamboat expects the new night skiing to attract many visitors, including families and people who want to ski as much as possible during their trip.


Aspen's Limelight Hotel voted #1 in USA

Limelight Hotel Aspen Colorado voted #1 hotel in USA

The Limelight Hotel in the centre of Aspen has been voted the No. 1 hotel in the USA and No. 11 hotel in the world by Expedia customers.

The Limelight Hotel Aspen is a short walk to the Silver Queen gondola and the vibrant centre of Aspen with its infamous shops, bars & restaurants.

98% of Limelight's guests recommended the hotel and it scored an average of 4.8 out of a maximum score of 5.

Limelight Hotel is a contemporary ski lodge, with fantastic amenities including pool, hot tubs, work out facility & complimentary skier shuttle to take you to & from the airport, the town centre & to all 4 mountains. The famous "Living room" is newly renovated & serves light Italian fare, cock

tails & more in the restaurant, has live music several nights per week & guests are free to use the hotel's Ipads. Read more on Limelight Hotel Aspen


Winter Park adds Cirque roller & Cirque Sledge

Winter Park ski resort - Vasquez Cirque expert terrain now with snowcat access

Vasquez Cirque in Winter Park Resort is a stunning off piste adventure for expert skiers, which previously involved a pretty long hike.

Now Winter Park is providing the "Cirque sled", a snowcat to take skiers & riders to the top of Vasquez Cirque, making it much easier to enjoy the steep terrain.

A Cirque roller is also being introduced which will improve snow conditions on the cirque, mitigate avalanche danger & enable the terrain to be open sooner and more frequently.


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