WINTER PARK RESORT INTRODUCES ONLINE PURCHASING FOR SELECT SEASON PASSES FOR FIRST TIME

Added Convenience As Skiers and Riders May Purchase Passes In Advance of First Visit


WINTER PARK, Colo. (November 2, 2009) – For the first time, Winter Park is offering two season passes for online purchase: the Winter Park/Mary Jane Season Pass and the Rocky Mountain Super Pass. Upon arrival in Winter Park, pass holders need only have their photo taken before hitting the slopes.  Passes are available for purchase at www.skicolorado.com <http://www.skicolorado.com> through November 22.
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“We’re pleased to offer our seasonal visitors an easier, faster way to purchase their season passes,” said Rob Perlman, vice president of sales and marketing at Winter Park Resort. “We are always looking for ways to streamline the Winter Park experience so that wintersport devotees can spend as much time on the mountain as possible.”

Pass details are as follows:

Winter Park/Mary Jane Season Pass, $369

·       Unlimited access to Winter Park/Mary Jane

·       Ten $55 friends and family discount tickets

·       One year subscription to Skiing Magazine

·       Special passholder offers via Pass Perks e-newsletter

·       Discounts on lift tickets at most Intrawest resorts

·       15% off at select Winter Park-owned retailers

·       50% off at select rental outlets

·       10% at select local eateries

·       $10 off Winter Park adult specialty clinics and kids special programs

·       $20 off Winter Park group lessons

Rocky Mountain Super Pass, $399

·       Unlimited access to Winter Park/Mary Jane

·       Unlimited access to Copper Mountain

·       Ten $55 friends & family discount tickets

·       One year subscription to Skiing Magazine

·       Special passholder offers via Pass Perks e-newsletter

·       Discounts on lift tickets at most Intrawest resorts

·       15% off at select Copper- and Winter Park-owned retailers

·       20-50% off at select rental outlets

·       10% at select local eateries

·       $5 off tubing at Copper

·       $10 off Winter Park adult specialty clinics and kids special programs

·       $20 off Winter Park group lessons

·       Additional Prices: Teen: $309; Child: $209; Senior: $209

In addition, for skiers and riders looking to head to the mountains for only a few days, Winter Park is offering multi-day lift tickets ahead of time, where guests may save up to $16 per day by purchasing in advance. For further info: www.winterparkresort.com <http://www.winterparkresort.com> .

About Winter Park
Located just 67 miles from Denver, Winter Park Resort has been Colorado’s Favorite® resort for generations of skiers and snowboarders who are looking for a big mountain experience at a great value. Celebrating its 70th anniversary this season, the resort has invested more than $40 million in on-mountain improvements in the last five years, not including the new Village at Winter Park just completed this past winter.


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