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Brighton Resort Gets New Owners

CNL Lifestyle Properties finally closed a deal with Och-Ziff Real Estate (OZRE) to sell off its 15 U.S. and Canada ski resorts, and Brighton Resort was part of the bundle. But the swap leaves Boyne Resorts still in charge of the day-to-day at the Big Cottonwood Canyon area so don’t expect to see a difference. Boyne has cared for Brighton since 1986 […]

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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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Deer Valley Buy$ Solitude Resort!

Solitude on a Sunday.by Ryan Freitas And then there were two. Vail Resorts buys Canyons; Park City’s Ian Cumming buys Snowbird; Vail Resorts buys Park City Mountain Resort and today Deer Valley got into the Ski Area Monopoly game with their announcement that they have purchased Solitude Mountain Resort in Big Cottonwood Canyon. “It’s coincidental that we’ve had four ownership […]

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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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