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KILLINGTON RESORT SPRING PASS, 2010-11 SEASON PASSES ON SALE NOW

03/09/2010

KILLINGTON, Vt. – Vermont’s Killington Resort, the largest ski and snowboard resort in the East, is serving up sunshine, soft snow and a $169 Spring Pass for skiers and riders to soak it all in for the remainder of the season.

On sale now, the Killington Spring Pass offers unlimited skiing and riding from March 22 through May 2, weather and conditions permitting. In addition, 2010-11 Season Passes are also on sale, offering guests who purchase and pay in full, the opportunity to use their 2010-11 season pass from March 22 through the remainder of the current season.

“Thanks to outstanding snowmaking conditions this season and more than five feet of snow in February, we’ll be skiing on deep base depths and enjoying some outstanding conditions and on-snow events this spring,” said Chris Danforth, marketing manager for Killington Resort. Spring events include the 30th Annual Bud Light Bear Mountain Mogul Challenge which takes place March 27-28, featuring Snoe.Down with live music from moe. and many other up-and-coming jam bands performing around the Killington Region. Pond Skimming and the Sunshine Daydream Festival take place April 17, featuring skiers and riders skimming over ice-cold water while enjoying live Grateful Dead-inspired music.

For the 2010-11 season, Killington will offer Unlimited Adult (ages 19-64) season passes for just $999 when purchased by the April 29, 2010 deadline; Unlimited Youth (6-18) for $649; Unlimited Senior (65-69), $799 and Unlimited Super Senior (70+), $599. Unlimited passes are valid every day of the 2010-11 season from early November through early May, weather and snow conditions permitting.

The all-ages Blackout pass is $649. While the pass is blacked out on 18 Peak* days, pass holders have the flexibility to ski and ride any two Peak days of their choosing during the 2010-11 season. The Midweek pass is $399 and valid Monday through Friday with the exception of Peak days. College season passes are just $329 and valid for all full-time undergraduate and graduate students all season with no blackout days.

Killington will offer a payment plan for all 2010-11 season passes purchased before the April 29 deadline. Simply purchase a pass with a credit card online or by phone (800-887-3257) by April 29, 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 July 1, 2010 and the final 34 percent will automatically be charged to your card on Sept. 1, 2010.

All Killington season passes are also valid at Pico Mountain and offer numerous benefits, including discounts on food, spa services and ski and snowboard school programs.

*Peak days for the 2010-11 season include: Nov. 26-27, 2010; Dec. 25-31, 2010; Jan. 15-16, 2011; Feb. 19-25, 2011.

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.killington.com or call 800-887-3257.

To purchase Killington Spring or 2010-11 season passes online visit www.killington.com, or call 800-887-3257.

About Killington Resort
Rated as the “Favorite Eastern Resort” by the readers of Snoweast Magazine, Killington Resort offers the most diverse ski and snowboard terrain in the east, an expansive lift network, the most extensive snowmaking system in the world complemented by numerous off-mountain activities, including après, dining, shopping and lodging options. www.killington.com