Keystone Resort Receives Its First Snowfall Less Than One Month from Opening Day

07 October 2011
 Keystone Resort Receives Its First Snowfall Less Than One Month from Opening Day
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·         Keystone opens Nov. 4 with “Dercum Day” in honor of Keystone co-founder, the late Max Dercum
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 Keystone, Colo.—Oct. 7, 2011— Mother Nature gifted Keystone Resort with a flurry of snow last night and a taste of what’s to come for the 2011-2012 ski and snowboard season, beginning Friday, Nov. 4, 2011, less than one month away. This resort’s opening day will be named “Dercum Day,” as a tribute to the late Max Dercum; one of the original founders of Keystone Resort. Dercum passed away last month at age 98; just two days shy of his 99th birthday. Dercum Day will feature free doughnuts, hot chocolate, coffee, giveaways and much more!
 Guests can get the most of all these deals, events, EpicMix and more with the the Epic Pass™, the best season pass deal in the industry offering unlimited, unrestricted skiing and snowboarding at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone, Heavenly, Northstar-at-Tahoe and Arapahoe Basin for just $649 for adults. Current pass prices are guaranteed only through Sunday, Oct. 16.

Book your Keystone vacation now and save up to 40% off a condo this season. For more information about opening weekend festivities and events at Keystone, visit

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Vail Resorts, Inc., through its subsidiaries, is the leading mountain resort operator in the United States. The Company's subsidiaries operate the mountain resort properties of Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone mountain resorts in Colorado, and the Heavenly Ski Resort and Northstar-at-Tahoe Resort in the Lake Tahoe area of California and Nevada, and the Grand Teton Lodge Company in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The Company's subsidiary, RockResorts, a luxury resort property and hotel company, manages casually elegant properties across the United States and in the Caribbean. Vail Resorts Development Company is the real estate planning, development and construction subsidiary of Vail Resorts, Inc. Vail Resorts is a publicly held company traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: MTN). The Vail Resorts company website is and consumer website is


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