VAIL, Colo. Sept. 1, 2004 - Vail Resorts today announced the return of its popular five-mountain Colorado Pass and three-mountain Buddy Pass for the 2004-2005 winter season, as well as the Keystone/Arapahoe Basin pass. All three season passes are available for purchase this fall, beginning Friday, Sept. 3 - Sunday, Nov. 7, 2004 at a of number Front Range locations and events. Current passholders can renew online now through Nov. 7 at www.coloradopass.com. In addition, starting Sept. 3 Colorado skiers and riders can also purchase the 4-Pack, which includes four days of skiing or riding at Breckenridge, Keystone or Arapahoe Basin for $99 per pack.
Three Season Pass Options
The Colorado Pass offers unlimited, unrestricted skiing and riding at Breckenridge, Keystone and Arapahoe Basin, and 10 days at Vail and Beaver Creek for $349 for adults and $139 for children (ages 5-12). The Colorado Pass is unrestricted at Breckenridge, Keystone and Arapahoe Basin and restricted at Vail and Beaver Creek on Nov. 26 - 27, 2004, Dec. 27, 2004 - Jan. 1, 2005 and Feb. 19 - 20, 2005. The Buddy Pass offers unlimited skiing and riding at Keystone, Breckenridge and Arapahoe Basin, with no restrictions for $299. The Keystone/Arapahoe Basin Pass features unlimited skiing and riding at Keystone and Arapahoe Basin with no restrictions for $259.
This year skiers and snowboarders can take advantage of the $99 4-Pack, which features four days of skiing or snowboarding at Breckenridge, Keystone or Arapahoe Basin. The 4-Packs can be purchased starting this Friday, Sept. 3 - Sunday, Sept. 26, or until supplies run out, at various Front Range locations including:
Pass Prices To Increase Oct. 18
The Colorado, Buddy and Keystone/Arapahoe Basin Passes all will be available for renewals and new purchase until Sunday, Nov. 7. However, pass prices are expected to increase on Monday, Oct. 18 for renewals and new pass holders.
Front Range Locations and Events
Beginning this Friday, Sept 3 -Sunday, Nov. 7 new pass holders as well as current pass holders will be able to purchase Colorado, Buddy and Keystone/Arapahoe Basin Passes in person at the following six Front Range locations. Passes will be available for purchase during store hours. New pass holders must be present to purchase a pass.
Daily through Nov. 7 at:
Friday - Sunday through Nov. 7 at:
Skiers and snowboarders also will be able to purchase these passes at two annual ski and snowboard equipment sales over Labor Day Weekend: "Ski Rex" at Colorado Ski and Golf locations and "SNIAGRAB" at Gart Bros' Sportscastle in Denver, Friday through Monday. Check with each location for store hours.
In addition to Front Range sales locations, Colorado and Buddy Passes can be renewed at resort tickets offices this fall. For more information on any of these passes including sales locations and times, call the Colorado Sales Office in Denver at (303) 504-5870 or visit www.coloradopass.com.