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PURCHASE 2017.2018 WHISTLER BLACKCOMB SEASON PASSES AND EDGE CARDS BY LABOUR DAY TO LOCK IN THE GUARANTEED LOWEST PRICE


WHISTLER, British Columbia

August 1, 2017

While summer fun at Whistler Blackcomb is underway, guests looking to lock in the guaranteed lowest price on a 2017-2018 season pass or EDGE Card can do so by purchasing their passes by September 4, 2017. New this year, passes are on sale this fall for a limited time only and purchasing before Labour Day ensures that guests receive the guaranteed lowest price as well as summer scenic access and early season perks. Prices will increase after September 4.

 

Canadian and Washington State residents will find that the EDGE Cards provide the best value. Starting at CAD$399, the 2017-2018 5-Day EDGE Card includes five days of access to Whistler Blackcomb, with options for holiday restricted or unrestricted access, as well as limited access to Vail Resorts’ other iconic destination resorts in Colorado, Utah and Lake Tahoe. Additionally, 5-Day EDGE cardholders can use two of their five days at Vail Resorts’ other iconic mountain resorts. Guests who purchase a 5-Day EDGE Card by September 4, 2017 receive one early season bonus day at Whistler Blackcomb from opening day through December 15, 2017, as well as a PEAK 2 PEAK 360 Experience ticket for use this summer. Additionally, EDGE Cardholders have exclusive access to additional benefits, including savings on lodging, up to 20 percent off at select retail locations and savings on select Snow School programs. 

 

For just CAD$1,229 the Whistler Blackcomb Unlimited Season Pass provides unrestricted, unlimited access to North America’s largest ski resort, as well as discounts on dining, retail, and Snow School programs. For those interested in exploring a new destination, Unlimited Season Pass holders receive 50 percent off winter lift tickets at 14 of Vail Resorts’ iconic ski resorts. In addition to Whistler Blackcomb Season Passes and EDGE Card products, skiers and riders now have the option to purchase the Epic Pass – which offers its own unique options and benefits, in addition to unlimited, unrestricted access to Whistler Blackcomb, 14 of the world’s most iconic destinations, and limited access to 30 European resorts. Available at US$859, the 2017-2018 Epic Pass offers access to 45 of the world’s best mountain resorts, including Whistler Blackcomb.

 

With more pass options than ever, local Whistler and Canadian skiers and snowboarders can gear up for endless experiences in the mountains, whether that means visiting a tried-and-true favourite or first-time exploration of a new destination. Guests can purchase Whistler Blackcomb season passes, EDGE Cards and start planning their next winter vacation at WhistlerBlackcomb.com/save. For additional Epic Pass options and to learn more about Epic Pass products, guests can visit EpicPass.com. .

 

2017-2018 Ski and Snowboard Pass Options

  • 5-Day Whistler Blackcomb EDGE Card: Available to residents of Canada and Washington state, the 5-Day Whistler Blackcomb EDGE Card allows skiers and snowboarders to ski five days during the 2017-2018 season from only CAD$399 (Adult), with holiday restrictions, or CAD$439 (Adult) for unrestricted access. 5-Day Whistler Blackcomb EDGE Cardholders have the option to use two of the five days at any of Vail Resorts’ other iconic ski resorts. Additionally, EDGE Cardholders receive exclusive discounts on lodging, up to 20 percent off at select retail locations, CAD$35 off select Snow School programs and more. Guests who purchase a 2017-2018 EDGE Card by September 4, 2017 receive one early season bonus day at Whistler Blackcomb from opening day to December 15, 2017, plus a PEAK 2 PEAK 360 Experience ticket for use this summer.

 

  •  Whistler Blackcomb Unlimited Season Pass: Ski unlimited and unrestricted at Whistler Blackcomb from opening day to closing day for only CAD$1,229. The Whistler Blackcomb Unlimited Season Pass also includes 50 percent off winter lift tickets at Sun Peaks Resort and 13 Vail Resorts' destinations. Unlimited Season Passholders also receive exclusive perks at Whistler Blackcomb including 20 percent off food and hot drinks, up to 20 percent off at select retail locations, CAD$50 off select Snow School programs and more. Guests who purchase a 2017-2018 Unlimited Season Pass by September 4, 2017 will pay the guaranteed lowest price and receive a PEAK 2 PEAK 360 Experience Pass for use this summer.

 

  • Epic Pass™: Ski unlimited and unrestricted at Whistler Blackcomb and 14 Vail Resorts’ destinations from opening day to closing day for only US$859. The Epic Pass pays for itself in just over four days of skiing or snowboarding. Enjoy full access to Whistler Blackcomb; Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Arapahoe Basin in Colorado; Park City in Utah; Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood at Lake Tahoe; Stowe Mountain Resort in Vermont; Afton Alps in Minnesota; Mt. Brighton in Michigan; Wilmot Mountain in Wisconsin; and Perisher in Australia for the 2018 season. The Epic Pass grants limited access to Arlberg in Austria; Les 3 Vallées, Paradiski and Tignes-Val D’Isere in France; Skirama Dolomiti in Italy and 4 Vallées in Switzerland. A child pass (ages five to 12) is US$449 USD.

 

  • 10-Day Whistler Blackcomb EDGE Card: Available to residents of Canada and Washington state, the 10-Day Whistler Blackcomb EDGE Card allows skiers and snowboarders to ten days during the 2017-2018 season from only CAD$689 (Adult), with holiday restrictions, or CAD$759 (Adult) for unrestricted access. 10-Day Whistler Blackcomb EDGE Cardholders have the option to use three of the ten days at any of Vail Resorts’ other iconic ski resorts. Additionally, EDGE Cardholders receive exclusive discounts on lodging, up to 20 percent off at select retail locations, CAD$35 off select Snow School programs and more. Guests who purchase a 2017-2018 EDGE Card by September 4, 2017 receive one early season bonus day at Whistler Blackcomb from opening day to December 15, 2017, plus a PEAK 2 PEAK 360 Experience ticket for use this summer.

 

About Whistler Blackcomb

Whistler Blackcomb, the official alpine skiing venue for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, is situated in the Resort Municipality of Whistler located in the Coast Mountains of British Columbia 125 kilometres (78 miles) from Vancouver, British Columbia. Whistler and Blackcomb are two side-by-side mountains which, combined, offer over 200 marked runs, 8,171 acres of terrain, 16 alpine bowls, three glaciers, receive on average 1,170 centimetres (461 inches) of snow annually, have one of the longest ski seasons in North America, and are a part of the premier mountain resort network, Vail Resorts. In the summer, Whistler Blackcomb offers a variety of activities, including hiking and biking trails, the Whistler Mountain Bike Park, and sightseeing on the PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola.

 

About Vail Resorts, Inc.
Vail Resorts, Inc., through its subsidiaries, is the leading global mountain resort operator. Vail Resorts’ subsidiaries operate 11 world-class mountain resorts and three urban ski areas, including Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone in Colorado; Park City in Utah; Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood in the Lake Tahoe area of California and Nevada; Whistler Blackcomb in British Columbia, Canada; Perisher in Australia; Stowe in Vermont; Wilmot Mountain in Wisconsin; Afton Alps in Minnesota and Mt. Brighton in Michigan. Vail Resorts owns and/or manages a collection of casually elegant hotels under the RockResorts brand, as well as the Grand Teton Lodge Company in Jackson Hole, Wyo. Vail Resorts Development Company is the real estate planning and development subsidiary of Vail Resorts, Inc. Vail Resorts is a publicly held company traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: MTN). The Vail Resorts company website is www.vailresorts.com and consumer website is www.snow.com.

Proud to be a venue for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games

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