Beaver Creek Fast Facts

03 August 2010
Dates and Hours
Ski Season: Nov. 24, 2010- April 17, 2011
Hours of Operation: 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Total Skier/Snowboarder Visits

2009-2010: 927,067
2008-2009: 931,000
2007-2008: 918,000
2006-2007: 890,000
2005-2006: 875,000
2004-2005: 815,350
2003-2004: 768,542
2002-2003: 718,353
2001-2002: 657,956
2000-2001: 676,528
1999-2000: 586,004

Elevations
Base Elevation: (Beaver Creek Village) 8,100 ft. / (Arrowhead Village) 7,400 ft. /2,255 m
Summit Elevation: (Beaver Creek Mountain) 11,440 ft. /3,488 m
Vertical Rise: 3,340 ft.

Snow
Annual Average Snowfall: 320 inches
Snowmaking: 650 acres
Acreage
Total Skiable Area: 1,815 acres

Trail Classification
(Total Mountain Acreage)
38 % Expert/Advanced (694 acres)
43 % Intermediate (776 acres)
19 % Beginner (345 acres)
Conventional Trails: 149
Longest Run: Centennial at 2.75 miles
Bowls: 2, Rose Bowl and Larkspur Bowl

Terrain Parks
Terrain Parks:    4 (Park 101, Lumberyard, Zoom Room and The Rodeo)
Half-Pipe:    1
 
Lifts
Total Number of Lifts: 25
Gondolas: 2 (Buckaroo Express Gondola and Riverfront Express Gondola)
High-Speed Quads: 10
Triple Chairs: 2
Double Chairs: 2
Surface Lift: 1
Conveyor: 8
Total Uphill Capacity/Hour: 32,500 approx.

Climate
(Temperatures in Fahrenheit)
Average Winter Temperatures: 45 degree days, below 30 degree nights
Average Summer Temperatures: 75 degree days, 45 degree nights

Beaver Creek enjoys more than 275 days of sunshine annually

Important Numbers for Editorial Use
Snow Line: (800) 427-8308
Toll Free Reservations: (800) 427-8308
Beaver Creek Information Center: (970) 754-4636
Ski and Snowboard School: (800) 503-8748
Consumer E-mail:
bcinfo@vailresorts.com

Twitter: @beavercreekmtn. Facebook.com/Beavercreek
m.beavercreek.com
Consumer Web Site:www.beavercreek.com
Media Contact
Jen Brown
Beaver Creek Communications Manager
(970) 754-5292
jbrown@vailresorts.com

 

About Vail Resorts
Vail Resorts, Inc., through its subsidiaries, is the leading mountain resort operator in the United States. The Company's subsidiaries operate the mountain resort properties of Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone mountain resorts in Colorado, Heavenly Mountain Resort in the Lake Tahoe area of California and Nevada, and the Grand Teton Lodge Company in Jackson Hole, Wyo. The Company's subsidiary, RockResorts, a luxury resort hotel company, manages casually elegant properties across the United States and the Caribbean. Vail Resorts Development Company is the real estate planning, development and construction 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 the consumer website is www.snow.com.

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