Beaver Creek Snowmaking Commences Aided by Nearly 7Inches of Fresh Snow

25 October 2012
Beaver Creek, Colo., Oct. 25, 2012 – Snowmaking officially kicked off last night at Beaver Creek Resort and crews received an added bonus with nearly seven inches of natural snow at the top of the mountain.  More snow is in the forecast and the area is still under a Winter Storm Advisory through Friday.
Beaver Creek’s snowmaking crews fired up the snow guns on four trails including two on the main mountain and one in Bachelor Gulch in preparation for opening day on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012. In addition, snowmaking started on the Flyway portion of the Birds of Prey  Downhill course. The fastest men on skis will be back to compete Nov. 30- Dec. 2, 2012.
Book your December getaway by Halloween with Beaver Creek’s  Pre-Holiday Package to take advantage of 40 percent off lodging. In addition, receive the season’s best prices on lift tickets, complimentary ski/snowboard rentals for up to two people from Beaver Creek Sports, and one $50 gift card to Beano’s Cabin for dinner. Shop non-stop flights into Vail/Eagle Airport on American Airlines with rates starting as low as $303 roundtrip from Los Angeles. Book online at,  or by calling 800- 752-7920 by Oct. 31, 2012.
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Vail Resorts, Inc., through its subsidiaries, is the leading mountain resort operator in the United States. The Company's subsidiaries operate the mountain resorts of Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone in Colorado, and Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood in the Lake Tahoe area of California and Nevada, and the Grand Teton Lodge Company in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The Company's subsidiary, RockResorts, a luxury resort hotel company, manages casually elegant properties. 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 and consumer website is


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