Relationship with family-owned Triple Peaks, LLC provides immediate capital and long-term stability for top-ranked ski mountains
(ORLANDO, Fla.) Dec. 5, 2008 – CNL Lifestyle Properties, Inc., a real estate investment trust
(REIT) focused on lifestyle properties, announced today its acquisition of the privately held
assets of three ski and mountain lifestyle properties: Vermont’s Okemo, Colorado’s Crested
Butte and New Hampshire’s Mount Sunapee. CNL Lifestyle Properties is purchasing the resorts
from family-owned Triple Peaks, LLC and leasing the properties back to Triple Peaks to
manage the ski, golf, hospitality and conference operations under a long-term lease.