Company also announced that helmets will be required for all children’s group ski and ride lessons and as part of their rental packages
BROOMFIELD, Colo.—April 13, 2009—Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:MTN) today announced that, beginning with the 2009-2010 winter season, the Company will require all employees to wear helmets when skiing or riding on the job at each of its five mountain resorts: Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Heavenly. Helmets will be provided to every employee next fall as part of their standard uniform for working on the mountain. This new initiative is part of Vail Resorts’ overall commitment to skier and snowboarder safety programs.
For the first time, Homewood Mountain Resort breaks into the top Pacific rankings of our Reader Resort Survey. Many are discovering this "sleeper of the Tahoe region," as one reader puts it, with its exceptional scenery and hard-to-beat value.
We asked central reservations at each resort to price a hypothetical vacation for the week of Feb. 3-10, 2001. We specified two people for six nights, seven days, double occupancy in a mid-range hotel room in the Whistler and Vail villages.
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