KILLINGTON RESORT ANNOUNCES BIG SAVINGS, NEW SEASON PASSES & ADDITIONAL BENEFITS FOR 2013-14 SEASON

03/21/2013

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Sarah Thorson
Communications Manager
802-422-6115
sthorson@killington.com

 




Unlimited Adult & Senior Pass, Blackout & Midweek prices remain the same, Save up to $300 on Unlimited Youth Pass, Introducing 29-Below Pass & Vermont Student Pass

KILLINGTON, Vt. (March 21, 2013) – Vermont’s Killington Resort, the largest ski and snowboard resort in Eastern North America, announces that the lowest prices for 2013-14 season passes are available through June 13, 2013. Additionally, Unlimited Adult and Senior pass holders who renew their pass will receive $100 pre-loaded Beast Bucks to their 2013-14 pass to be used on food & beverages, retail, lessons and more next season (some restrictions apply).

For the 2013-14 season, Killington will offer Unlimited Passes for adults (ages 19-64) for just $1049; seniors (ages 65-79) for $699; the all-new 29-Below (ages 19-29) for $599; youth (ages 7-18) for $499 with a License 2 Ride benefit; the all-new Vermont Student (grades K-12) for $299 with the License 2 Ride benefit too; and the all-new Super Senior (ages 80+) and child (6 and under) passes for $39. Unlimited passes offer access to the slopes all season long plus a slew of additional benefits including summer activities.

The all-ages Blackout Pass is $729, while it is blacked out on 17 peak* days, for the 2013-14 winter season, pass holders will receive three floating days that may be used on any blackout day of their choice. Additionally, Blackout pass holders who renew their pass will receive $50 pre-loaded Beast Bucks to their 2013-14 pass to be used on food & beverages, retail, lessons and more next season (some restrictions apply) in addition to a variety of discounts around the resort. The all-ages Midweek Pass is $429 and valid Monday through Friday with the exception of peak* days and includes additional resort discounts.

“Killington Resort opened for the 2012-13season on October 13-14 for Pass Holder Appreciation Day and we’ve been skiing and riding daily since November 5,” stated Mike Solimano, president and general manager for Killington Resort. “A Killington Season Pass offers the best value with the most days of skiing and riding in the East with a variety of terrain for all abilities, four terrain parks, two pipes and a Boardercross Course spread across six peaks.”

All Killington season passes are also valid at Pico Mountain for the 2013-14 winter season and all pass holders will receive numerous benefits, including discounts on Snow Sports School lessons, food & beverage, lodging, retail and more!

Returning for the 2013-14 season are renewable season passes. If you are currently a 2012-13 season pass holder, keep your pass because after you sign the 2013-14 Express Acceptance of Risks, Indemnification & Forum Selection Agreement, you will be able to skip the line and head directly to the lifts on opening day. Killington will also be offering an all-ages Refund Protection Option for only 5% of your pass price you will receive a full refund if you are unable to ski/ride for the remainder of the season due to injury, illness, job transfer, etc. (some restrictions apply).

Killington Resort is also offering the Summer Payment Plan for all 2013-14 season passes purchased before the June 13 deadline for 1.5% non-refundable fee per pass. Simply purchase a pass with a credit card online or by phone (800-887-3257) by June 13, and pay 33 percent of the total season pass purchase at the time of your order, 33 percent will be automatically charged to your credit card on August 1, 2013 and the final 34 percent will automatically be charged to your card on October 1, 2014.

Killington Resort will open for the winter season early November. Lift hours are 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. midweek and 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. weekends and peak days.
*Peak days for the 2013-14 season include: Dec 24-31, 2013; Jan 18-19, 2014; Feb 15-21, 2014

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About Killington Resort
Killington Resort is a four season destination that sits on 3,000 acres in the heart of the Green Mountains in Central Vermont. The Resort boasts more than 70 miles of diverse snow sports terrain spread out over six peaks and offers the most expansive lift network and snowmaking system in the East. After the snow melts, Killington features an 18-hole championship golf course as well as 45 miles of mountain biking trails and 15 miles of hiking trails. In addition, the numerous après, dining, shopping and lodging options have made Killington a world-class destination for East Coast skiers and riders for over 50 years. Killington.com