Vail Resorts today announced a new season pass for Australian skiers and riders looking to access the best of the U.S. and Australia.
The Epic Australia Pass replaces Perisher’s Freedom Pass with a new look and unmatched benefits, and now includes access to nine world-class resorts in the United States, in addition to unlimited access to Perisher, in New South Wales.
The Epic Australia Pass is on sale now for only AU$749 for adults, AU$429 for students and AU$499 for seniors. Valid from June 2016 through June 2017, the Epic Australia Pass allows for year-round skiing and snowboarding at a value unmatched in the industry.
In addition to unlimited, unrestricted access at Perisher for the 2016 season, Epic Australia Passholders will also receive access at the best resorts in the U.S: Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Arapahoe Basin in Colorado; Park City in Utah; and Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood in the Lake Tahoe region of California and Nevada. All U.S. resort access will be subject to traditional holiday restrictions.
“The acquisition of Perisher has created an incredibly exciting connection between Australian skiers and riders, our mountain resorts in the United States, and Australia’s largest and most popular resort”, said Kirsten Lynch, chief marketing officer of Vail Resorts. “Giving Australians access to world-class resorts in the U.S. including the now largest, Park City, as well as iconic resorts including Vail, Breckenridge and Beaver Creek in addition to Perisher, on the one pass, offers incredible value.”
2016 Epic Australia Pass: Skiing and snowboarding at Perisher plus Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Arapahoe Basin in Colorado; Park City in Utah; Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood in the Lake Tahoe region of California and Nevada. At AU$749 for adults and AU$429 for students, the Epic Australia Pass allows guests to ski and board Perisher as much as they want, all season long, and get unlimited skiing and riding at Breckenridge, Keystone and Arapahoe Basin in Colorado; Park City in Utah; and Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood in the Lake Tahoe region of California and Nevada.
It also includes 10 days at Vail and/or Beaver Creek, combined. Resort access will be subject to certain holiday restrictions. Epic Australia Pass privileges also include F&B discounts at Perisher and Accommodation discounts at The Station, free access to Perisher night skiing, night park, and First Tracks, and automatic enrolment in the Epic Pass Club offering exclusive deals and events at Vail Resorts’ U.S. resorts.
The 2016 Epic Australia Pass on sale now is valid in the 2016 Perisher Ski Season and the 2016-2017 U.S. Ski Season.