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  1. no edge

    Ikon or Epic profits.

    Does anyone know how the profits are split between resorts participating in Ikon or Epic. First aspect would be the unused portion of the money collected. Second when skiers visit a resort do they receive a set rate for the person who skis that day. Seems impossible to fairly split up the funds...
  2. Ron

    NYT's article on Ikon/Epic and weekend skiing changes at some resorts more information on Ikon and Epic, its impact on the ski industry and how some resorts are changing to accommodate the super passes . Just for the record, I love my Ikon pass.
  3. Tricia

    Colorado Press Release: Arapahoe Basin Goes Ikon

    IKON PASS ANNOUNCES THE ADDITION OF ARAPAHOE BASIN SKI AREA IN COLORADO FOR WINTER 2019/2020 Ikon Pass Now Offers Access to 40 Global Destinations, Six in Colorado DENVER, CO, August 2, 2019 – The Ikon Pass community continues to grow with the addition of Arapahoe Basin Ski Area in...
  4. fatbob


    Prompted by VR and assorted Ikon threads over time I wonder if we should try to bottom out the perspectives on Locals v Tourists, "new" passholders v longstanding passholders etc etc. It strikes me that there is always lots of griping when there is any change associated with ski hills from...
  5. Tricia

    Squaw Valley/Alpine Meadows Base to Base Gondola Approved

    Back in April the Base to Base Gondola Project Draft was released with a 45 day period for comments, with meetings scheduled for "on record" comments. Forest Service Open House Tuesday, May 22, 2018, 3-7 p.m. Truckee Ranger District Office 10811 Stockrest Springs Rd., Truckee, CA Placer...
  6. nay

    Colorado WP Announces 6-Pack Sunnyside Replacement

    From the press release: The iconic Sunnyside Lift within the Mary Jane Territory at Winter Park Resort is getting a much-needed upgrade with the addition of a new high-speed, six-passenger chairlift for the 2019-20 season, part of $16 million in investment for next season. The...
  7. Lorenzzo

    IKON the Lightning Rod

    The linked article reflects the general sentiment of multiple places to which I've been this winter as well as my social media feeds. The numerous reasons for crowding have been discussed elsewhere. However, deserved or not, IKON seems to be the lightening rod in this. My suspicion thus far...
  8. Tricia

    Colorado Vail passes the $200 ticket window price

    I recall being shocked when a day ticket passed $100.00, but now Vail and Beaver Creek day ticket during holiday season is $209.00 :eek: Aspen is still holding out at $179.00 I'll admit, I skied 2 days during black out time at Squaw this past week, because friends were in town and really...
  9. C

    Vail Resorts Pass Sale #s

    I just saw in twitter that Vail Resorts has sold “about 925,000 passes of all types.” I know this encompasses a lot of resorts but it seems like a big number to me.
  10. SkiNurse

    The Giant Resort Companies You Hate Are Saving Skiing

    Yep, I admit, I've been one to bitch about the resort companies gobbling up resorts (No, not Crested Butte!!!), but have defnitely taken advantage of the multi resort passes: Rocky Mountain Super Pass, Epic, Mountain Collective and now Ikon.If you ski a lot, or even not so much, these multi...
  11. Tricia


    IKON PASS EXPANDS ITS GLOBAL PARTNERS WITH THE ADDITION OF NEW ZEALAND’S CORONET PEAK & THE REMARKABLES IN QUEENSTOWN, AND MT HUTT NEAR CHRISTCHURCH Pass Holders Can Access the 2019 Winter Season at Three Southern Hemisphere Destinations DENVER, CO, November 14, 2018 – Ikon Pass, the new...
  12. Tricia

    Press Release: IKON Announces Partnership with Valle Nevado

    IKON PASS, THE NEW STANDARD IN SEASON PASSES, ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH CHILE’S PREMIER SKI DESTINATION, VALLE NEVADO Ikon Pass Valid for 2019 Winter Season at Valle Nevado DENVER, CO, November 5, 2018 – Ikon Pass, the new standard in season passes, announces Valle Nevado in Chile as its...
  13. Tricia

    Press Release: Improvements at Mammoth under Alterra

    Mammoth Improvements: New Flights, Restaurants, Deals and Experiences Expanded Air Service Options Make Mammoth Lakes Easier to Get to Than Ever Before Mammoth Lakes, Calif. (Sept. 20, 2018) -- With a new slate of flights, several new restaurants, new on-mountain experiences and over $20M in...
  14. oswaldr2

    Alterra Mountain Company to acquire Crystal Mountain Resort

    Not sure why the news is just a little line on CMR’s website. But either way, yes! Edit by Pugski Admin to add press release: ALTERRA MOUNTAIN COMPANY TO ACQUIRE CRYSTAL MOUNTAIN RESORT IN WASHINGTON Expanding Regional Access to the Company’s Family of Destinations DENVER, CO, September...
  15. Philpug

    The last of four Ikon Announcements, Niseko Japan!

    DISCOVER THE DEEP POWDER OF JAPAN Niseko United has been added to the Ikon Pass to give you access to Japan's premier mountain. The latest addition is your gateway to skiing and riding across three continents, adding yet another iconic destination to your bucket list. Japow! DENVER, CO...
  16. Tricia


    THE IKON PASS EXPANDS REGIONAL ACCESS INTO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST, MIDWEST AND NORTHEAST Loon Mountain, Sugarloaf and Sunday River Increase Access Boyne Highlands, Boyne Mountain, The Summit at Snoqualmie, and Cypress Mountain Join the Ikon Pass Community DENVER, CO, August 29, 2018 - The...
  17. Tricia

    Taos added to the IKON Pass

    THE IKON PASS EXPANDS INTO THE LAND OF ENCHANTMENT WITH TAOS SKI VALLEY AS ITS LATEST PARTNER DENVER, CO, August 28, 2018 - The Ikon Pass announces that Taos Ski Valley in New Mexico will join the Ikon Pass community for winter 2018/2019, offering expanded access across the Rockies from...
  18. Philpug

    Brighton and Thredbo added to Ikon Pass

    IKON PASS ANNOUNCES UNPARALLELED ACCESS TO UTAH WITH THE ADDITION OF SOLITUDE MOUNTAIN RESORT AND BRIGHTON RESORT Now Offering Five Destinations in Utah DENVER, CO, August 27, 2018 – Ikon Pass holders now have access to nearly 10,000 acres of terrain in Utah between Deer Valley Resort, Alta...
  19. Tricia

    Ron Cohen Announced as President & Chief Operating Officer of Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows

    Ron Cohen Announced as President & Chief Operating Officer of Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows [Olympic Valley, Calif.] August 15, 2018 – Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows and Alterra Mountain Company announced today that Ron Cohen has been selected as President and Chief Operating Officer of Squaw...
  20. SBrown

    Interview with Alterra CEO "A SAM exclusive: Alterra CEO Rusty Gregory opens up on what makes Alterra unique, and why the company will be good for the industry."