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Frequently Asked Questions

Crested Butte Mountain Resort / Epic Pass

Crested Butte Mountain Resort is now a part of Vail Resorts (pending sale). Please see below if you are a Peak or Peak Plus Passholder. There is an option to exchange these local pass products for an Epic Pass. Details will be announced later this summer. 

IF YOU ARE KEEPING YOUR PEAK OR PEAK PLUS PASS FAQ

What is the Vail Resorts benefit for CBMR Season Pass holders?

CBMR Season Pass holders will receive 50% off the then-current window lift ticket price at all Vail Resorts (VR)-owned resorts.

Which of CBMR’s pass products include this benefit?

- CBMR Peak Pass Plus (Adult, Young Adult, Child, Junior, Senior (70+), 6 & Under, College, Military).

- CBMR Peak Pass (Adult, Young Adult, Child, Junior, Senior (70+), 6 & Under, College, Military).

Which of CBMR’s pass products are not qualified and exclude this benefit?

All Multi-Day Pass products, including but not limited to, CB Card, 6-Pack, 4-Pack, and any other card/pass products.

With my CB Card, 6-Pack, 4-Pack, do I receive any benefits or discounts at any VR-owned mountains?

No. These products may be used only at CBMR.

When does this new benefit for CBMR season pass holders begin?

The new benefit will begin for the 2018-19 winter season (Northern Hemisphere resorts) & winter 2019 season (Perisher, Australia) and is planned to continue beyond, as this is a multi-year agreement.

Which VR-owned resorts are included with this benefit?

This benefit applies at all VR-owned resorts. The list currently includes:

Colorado: Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone; Utah: Park City; California: Heavenly, Northstar, Kirkwood; Canada: Whistler Blackcomb; Australia: Perisher; Vermont: Stowe, Midwest U.S.: Wilmot, Afton Alps, Mt. Brighton

Are any VR resorts excluded from this benefit?

All VR “partner” resorts in the U.S. (Arapahoe Basin, Telluride), Canada (Resorts of the Canadian Rockies) Japan (Hakuba Valley) and Europe (all partners) are excluded from this benefit.

What is the “then-current” window lift ticket price at a VR-owned resort?

VR-owned resorts offer different prices on lift tickets at different mountains based on the time of year. “Then-current” is the same-day window price of a lift ticket for your age category on the day you intend to use the 50% off benefit.

Is this benefit transferable?

No. Only the named CBMR Peak Pass Plus or Peak Pass holder may use this benefit.

When will the benefit be available to CBMR season pass holders?

You will be able to use this benefit during the winter operating season for each VR-owned resort based on each resort’s respective opening and closing dates.

Can I use the 50% VR-benefit before Crested Butte Mountain Resort opens for the winter?

Yes, as long as it is during the 2018-19 winter operating season.

Can I use the 50% VR-benefit after Crested Butte Mountain Resort closes for the winter?

Yes, as long as it is during the 2018-19 winter operating season.

Are there any blackout dates for this new 50% benefit?

No. this benefit is unrestricted and may be used anytime during the 2018-19 winter operating season.

Is there a limit to the number of days the CBMR season pass holder can use this benefit?

No. You may use this 50% benefit for one lift ticket per day with no limit on the number of days you purchase.

I am a CBMR season pass holder, may I bring a non-CBMR pass holder along to receive this benefit at a VR-owned resort?

No. This benefit is non-transferable. Only the owner of the Peak Pass or Peak Pass Plus may present their pass to receive the 50% benefit. One (1) lift ticket per pass holder per day.

How do I use this new 50% benefit?

Present your valid CBMR Peak Pass Plus or Peak Pass at any VR-owned resort lift ticket window. VR will validate that your season pass is active and issue you an Epic 1-day lift ticket. An additional form of photo ID may be requested.

Can I go direct-to-lift at a VR-owned resort with my CBMR Season Pass?

No. You must present your valid CBMR season pass at a ticket window where you will be issued an Epic 1-day lift ticket for access.

Can I purchase a multi-day lift ticket and receive the 50% off benefit?

No. The 50% off discount is applicable to the then-current price of a 1-day window lift ticket. An individual, single-day lift ticket will need to be purchased for each day.

Can I purchase an Epic 1-day lift ticket online, in advance, and receive the 50% off benefit?

No. The 50% off discount is applicable to the then-current price of a 1-day window lift ticket. The lift ticket must be purchased at the ticket window.

Can I purchase a discount lift ticket and give it to my friend?

No. The benefit is non-transferable and may only be used by the named CBMR Season Pass holder.

Can I purchase more than one discount lift ticket per day?

No. The benefit is limited to one lift ticket per day per season pass.

EXCHANGING YOUR PEAK OR PEAK PLUS PASS FOR AN EPIC PASS FAQ

If I bought a Crested Butte Peak or Peak Plus pass, am I entitled to a refund?
No. However, we will be allowing pass holders who purchased a Crested Butte Peak or Peak Plus pass to exchange their pass for an Epic Pass product, should they choose to do so.  More information on the process for exchanging pass products will be announced after closing of the sale later this summer.  Please note that following the close of sale, guests wishing to exchange a Crested Butte Peak or Peak Plus pass purchased prior to the acquisition announcement on 6/4/2018 will be eligible to purchase an Epic Pass product at the price and with the benefits that accompanied that product on 6/4/2018, but only for a limited time.

How do I exchange my Crested Butte Peak or Peak Plus pass for an Epic season pass product?
More detail on the process for the exchange of Crested Butte season pass products will be announced after the close of the sale later this summer.

If I purchased my Crested Butte Peak or Peak Plus pass in May/early June and now want to upgrade to an Epic Pass, can I get the same Epic Pass price and benefits from May/early June?
You will receive current benefits and will be charged or refunded the difference in price based on the day of the exchange.  Please note that following the close of the sale, guests wishing to exchange a Crested Butte Peak or Peak Plus pass purchased prior to the acquisition announcement on 6/4/2018, will be eligible to purchase an Epic Pass product at the price and with the benefits that accompanied that product on 6/4/2018, but only for a limited time.

For more details please visit the Epic Pass FAQ page.