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Vail Makes Epic Move; Buys Whistler

Courtesy Whistler Blackcomb Resort

photo courtesy Whistler Blackcomb Resort Vail Resorts just got more “epic”. In its march for (ski) world domination, the ski industry giant today announced they are buying Whistler Blackcomb in British Columbia. They will pay $513 million cash and $543 million in stock when the deal closes this fall. When it’s all said and done this will be one of […]

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Vail Rebrands Park City Mountain Resort

Treasure Mountain, Park City Ski Area, Park City Mountain Resort, PCMR. Now Vail Resorts has put a new name on the 50+ year-old ski area’s business card- Park City Mountain. The rebranding (the first since the mid-1990s) will go full-bore public in a week or so. Colorado-based Vail finally got their mittens on PCMR in 2014 after acquiring the lease on […]

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Park City Reacts To Vail Takeover

One day after the biggest news in Park City history hit the web, the initial shock is still blistering through this small Utah mining town. Parkites and ski enthusiasts are now asking more questions than there are answers for. In other words, what will Vail Resorts’ ownership mean for the community of Park City? Powdr Corp. gave up the legal […]

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