The Epic Pass is about to get, well frankly, even more epic. Vail Resorts is partnering with Arlberg, Austria, home to legendary mountain resorts of St. Anton, St. Christoph, Stuben, Zürs and Lech. Starting in the 2013-2014 season, Epic Pass holders will receive five free days of skiing and riding at any of the five Arlberg resorts. In turn, Arlberg season pass holders will receive five free days at any of Vail Resorts’ seven world class resorts, Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone, in Colorado, and Heavenly, Northstar, and Kirkwood, Lake Tahoe.
Boasting an average of 276” of annual snowfall, the Arlberg area is legendary among skiers and riders from around the globe for its luxurious amenities, captivating scenery, above tree line skiing, on-mountain nightlife and activities.
"Arlberg and Vail Resorts are arguably the world's premier ski resorts, offering exceptional experiences on the mountain and an unparalleled level of customer service," said Hermann Fercher, chief executive officer of Lech-Zürs. "We are looking forward to a successful partnership and welcome Epic Pass holders to Austria next winter", chief executive officer of St. Anton am Arlberg, Martin Ebster, went on to say.
Skiers and riders receive the lowest guaranteed prices on next season by purchasing their Epic Passes before May 27, 2013, and can also lock in early-bird lodging deals at Vail Resorts and Arlberg:
Save up to 33 percent off lodging at Vail’s premier properties, including The Lodge at Vail, A RockResort; The Arrabelle at Vail Square, A RockResort; The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Vail; and Austria Haus, when you stay 6 nights or more and book before November 15, 2013. This deal is available exclusively to Vail Resorts’ international guests when booked through Vail Resorts’ preferred travel partners in your local area, listed at snow.com.
So let’s review, this year’s 2013-2014 Epic Pass holders will receive:
Learn more about the Epic Pass.