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PICO MOUNTAIN ANNOUNCES AFFORDABLE MY PICO PASS FOR 2009-10 SEASON

03/06/2009

KILLINGTON, Vt. – Vermont’s Pico Mountain, one of New England’s premiere family ski mountains, today announces “My Pico Pass,” an affordable season pass for the 2009-10 season.

“Skiing is a great winter family activity and a family of four will be able to ski and ride at Pico Mountain next season for under $1,000,” said Patricia Ryan, director of marketing, sales and reservations for Killington/Pico Ski Resort Partners. “My Pico Pass provides outstanding value for guests who ski or ride here frequently. Plus, My Pico Pass purchasers will have the opportunity to ski for the rest of this season, or take advantage of our payment plan and spread out their pass payments throughout the summer and be ready to hit the slopes next winter.”

In order to maintain a quality experience for Pico Mountain guests, a limited number of My Pico Pass season passes will be sold for the 2009-10 season. All 2009-10 passes purchased and paid in full will be valid for the remainder of the current winter season.

Pico Mountain will offer an Adult (ages 19-64) 2009-10 My Pico Pass for just $299 when purchased by April 30, 2009. This price represents a 28 percent reduction off the current season’s prices. My Pico Pass Youth (6-18) and Senior (65+) passes are $199, which represents a 42-percent reduction off current prices. The My Pico Pass goes on sale Saturday, March 7 at the Pico Mountain ticket office, www.PicoMountain.com or by calling 800-887-3257.

Pico Mountain will offer a payment plan for passes purchased by the April 30 deadline. Simply purchase a My Pico Pass with a credit card by phone only by calling 800-887-3257 by April 30, 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 July 1, 2009 and the final 34 percent will automatically be charged to your card on Sept. 1, 2009.

A My Pico Pass provides access to 50 trails and more than 200 acres of the best family skiing and riding terrain in New England served by six lifts. More than 75 percent of the terrain is covered by snowmaking and groomed by a fleet of state-of-the-art snow cats. Pico Mountain will operate Thursday through Monday, with the exception of Dec. 28, 2009 through Jan. 1, 2010; and Feb. 15-19, 2010, when the resort will operate seven days a week.

All passes are subject to 7% Vermont State and local tax. Some restrictions apply. For complete pass details and answers to frequently asked questions visit www.PicoMountain.com or call 800-887-3257. To purchase My Pico Pass online visit www.PicoMountain.com. To purchase My Pico Pass using the summer payment plan please call 800-887-3257.

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