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Vail Resorts Announces Enhancements to the Guest Experience

Vail has announced new strategies taking effect during the 2021/22 North American season to enhance the guest experience and prioritize its pass holders. They will limit lift ticket sales during peak holidays to prioritize pass holders, launch new operational plans to improve lift-loading efficiency and launch a new version of EpicMix Time with a full-day forecast of lift line wait times. Learn more at vailresorts.com.

New High-Speed Lift and Gondola Out of Whistler Blackcomb’s Creekside

Vail announced new projects for Whistler Blackcomb for the 2022/23 season including a new, high-speed 8-person gondola, replacing the existing 6-person gondola, significantly improving wait times and increasing out-of-base uphill capacity by 35% in the Creekside area, especially on high-volume days. The existing, 4-person Big Red Express chairlift will also be replaced with a high-speed 6-person chair to increase uphill capacity by nearly 30% and enhance and modernize the guest experience mid-mountain out of the Creekside area.

Whistler Blackcomb's Epic Pass

Epic Coverage is back for the 2021/22 Season and is included free for all pass and EDGE Card holders, providing refunds associated with certain personal events including illness, job loss and injury. It also expands coverage to protect you from certain resort closures, such as any due to COVID-19.

Back for 2021/22: Epic SchoolKids Whistler Blackcomb Pack provides five days of free skiing for Canadian and Washington kindergartners through to grade five students.

Other passes available: Whistler Blackcomb Day Pass, Unlimited Season Pass, 10-day, 5-day and 2-day Whistler Blackcomb EDGE Cards.

Call Whistler Blackcomb Guest Services at 1.800.766.0449 for more information.

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