Epic Partners

Resorts of the Canadian Rockies On the Epic Pass

Frequently Asked Questions

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Where are the Resorts of the Canadian Rockies and what resorts are included in the benefit?

Resorts of the Canadian Rockies (RCR) is the largest private ski resort owner/operator in North America, providing access to six ski resorts across Canada including Nakiska Ski Area in Alberta; Fernie Alpine Resort, Kimberley Alpine Resort and Kicking Horse Mountain Resort in British Columbia; and Mont-Sainte Anne and Stoneham in Quebec.

Visit https://www.epicpass.com/region/partners/rcr.aspx for more information about RCR.

 

Does my Epic Pass include benefits at Resorts of the Canadian Rockies?

Epic Pass Holders and guests with Epic 4-7 Day Passes receive up to seven complimentary and unrestricted days of skiing and riding at Resorts of the Canadian Rockies (RCR). The seven days do not have to be used consecutively. Upon redemption of all seven days, Pass Holders can purchase discounted lift tickets at 50% off the window price.

Vail Resorts Lifetime Pass, Trade Epic Pass and Employee Lifetime Pass also receive access to RCR.

Days skied at RCR are considered part of the total purchased days for Epic Day Pass Holders (i.e., an Epic 4-Day Pass Holder who skied three days at Breckenridge will only have one day available to ski at an RCR resort). Blackout dates apply across all RCR resorts for Epic Day Pass products with holiday restrictions.

Epic 1-3 Day Pass Holders and Epic Day Passes with Limited Access do not include access to RCR at this time.

If you have questions about your benefits or eligibility, please call Vail Resorts Guest Services at +1-970-754-0005 prior to your planned arrival at RCR.

 

How do Epic Pass Holders redeem benefits at Resorts of the Canadian Rockies?

Pass Holders who have a valid season pass card in their possession and completed their Vail Resorts Release of Liability can go direct-to-lift at any Resorts of the Canadian Rockies (RCR) resort. There is no need to check in or print tickets at a RCR ticket window.

Guests who have not received their Epic Pass or Epic Day Pass season pass card should bring their Epic Pass confirmation email and a valid photo ID to any RCR ticket office to receive a day pass.

 

Is there a hotel or lodging requirement to receive benefits at Resorts of the Canadian Rockies?

No. There is no lodging requirement to receive your complimentary skiing and riding benefit at any Resorts of the Canadian Rockies ski area.

 

Do I need to bring my Epic Pass pass card with me to Resorts of the Canadian Rockies?

Epic Pass Holders who have their valid season pass card in their possession and who have completed their Vail Resorts Release of Liability can go direct-to-lift upon arriving at a Resorts of the Canadian Rockies (RCR) resort. There is no need to check in or print tickets at a RCR ticket window.

Guests who have not received their Epic Pass or Epic Day Pass pass card, but have completed their Vail Resorts Release of Liability, should bring their Epic Pass confirmation email and a valid photo ID to any RCR ticket office to receive an RCR day pass.

 

Do I receive seven complimentary days at Resorts of the Canadian Rockies (RCR) in addition to the total days purchased on my Epic Day Pass?

No. Epic Day Pass Holders will receive, in total, the number of days purchased of skiing or snowboarding on their Epic Day Pass. These days can be used at Vail Resorts owned and operated resorts and/or RCR resorts. For example, Epic 4-Day Pass Holders who skied three days at Breckenridge will only have one day available to ski at an RCR resort.

Blackout dates apply across all RCR resorts for Epic Day Pass products with holiday restrictions.

Epic 1-3 Day Pass Holders and Epic Day Passes with Limited Access do not receive complimentary access to RCR at this time.

If you have questions about your benefits or eligibility, please call Vail Resorts Guest Services at +1-970-754-0005 prior to your planned arrival at RCR.

 

Do Resorts of the Canadian Rockies Pass Holders receive benefits at Vail Resorts?

Resorts of the Canadian Rockies (RCR) Pass Holders are eligible to receive 50% off the current one-day window lift ticket price at all Vail Resorts owned and operated resorts. RCR Pass Holders must bring their pass and photo ID to a Vail Resorts ticket window to purchase their discounted lift ticket.

Vail Resorts owned and operated resorts include Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Crested Butte in Colorado; Park City in Utah; Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood in the Lake Tahoe area of California and Nevada; Whistler Blackcomb in British Columbia, Canada; Stowe and Okemo in Vermont; Mt. Sunapee in New Hampshire, Stevens Pass in Washington; Wilmot Mountain in Wisconsin; Afton Alps in Minnesota; Mt. Brighton in Michigan; Hunter Mountain in New York; Attitash Mountain, Crotched Mountain and Wildcat Mountain in New Hampshire; Mount Snow in Vermont; Seven Springs, Liberty Mountain Resort, Roundtop Mountain Resort, Whitetail Resort, Jack Frost, Big Boulder, Hidden Valley, and Laurel Mountain Ski Area in Pennsylvania; Boston Mills, Brandywine, and Mad River Mountain in Ohio; Hidden Valley and Snow Creek in Missouri; Paoli Peaks in Indiana and Alpine Valley in Ohio; and Falls Creek, Hotham and Perisher in Australia.

Are Ski With A Friend, Buddy, and Bring-A-Mate tickets valid at partner resorts?

No, Ski With A Friend, Buddy and Bring-A-Mate tickets are not valid at partner resorts. Ski With A Friend, Buddy and Bring-A-Mate tickets can be redeemed at all Vail Resorts owned and operated resorts.

Vail Resorts owned and operated resorts include Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Crested Butte in Colorado; Park City in Utah; Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood in the Lake Tahoe area of California and Nevada; Whistler Blackcomb in British Columbia, Canada; Stowe and Okemo in Vermont; Mt. Sunapee in New Hampshire, Stevens Pass in Washington; Wilmot Mountain in Wisconsin; Afton Alps in Minnesota; Mt. Brighton in Michigan; Hunter Mountain in New York; Attitash Mountain, Crotched Mountain and Wildcat Mountain in New Hampshire; Mount Snow in Vermont; Seven Springs, Liberty Mountain Resort, Roundtop Mountain Resort, Whitetail Resort, Jack Frost, Big Boulder, Hidden Valley, and Laurel Mountain Ski Area in Pennsylvania; Boston Mills, Brandywine, and Mad River Mountain in Ohio; Hidden Valley and Snow Creek in Missouri; Paoli Peaks in Indiana and Alpine Valley in Ohio; and Falls Creek, Hotham and Perisher in Australia.

 

I am an Epic Pass, Epic Local Pass and/or Epic Australia Pass Holder. Can I use resort charge at partner resorts?

No. Resort charge is only available at Vail Resorts owned and operated resorts.

Vail Resorts owned and operated resorts include Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Crested Butte in Colorado; Park City in Utah; Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood in the Lake Tahoe area of California and Nevada; Whistler Blackcomb in British Columbia, Canada; Stowe and Okemo in Vermont; Mt. Sunapee in New Hampshire, Stevens Pass in Washington; Wilmot Mountain in Wisconsin; Afton Alps in Minnesota; Mt. Brighton in Michigan; Hunter Mountain in New York; Attitash Mountain, Crotched Mountain and Wildcat Mountain in New Hampshire; Mount Snow in Vermont; Seven Springs, Liberty Mountain Resort, Roundtop Mountain Resort, Whitetail Resort, Jack Frost, Big Boulder, Hidden Valley, and Laurel Mountain Ski Area in Pennsylvania; Boston Mills, Brandywine, and Mad River Mountain in Ohio; Hidden Valley and Snow Creek in Missouri; Paoli Peaks in Indiana and Alpine Valley in Ohio; and Falls Creek, Hotham and Perisher in Australia.

 

Can I use my Epic Mountain Rewards benefits at partner resorts?

No. Epic Mountains Rewards are only valid at Vail Resorts owned and operated resorts.

Vail Resorts owned and operated resorts include Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Crested Butte in Colorado; Park City in Utah; Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood in the Lake Tahoe area of California and Nevada; Whistler Blackcomb in British Columbia, Canada; Stowe and Okemo in Vermont; Mt. Sunapee in New Hampshire, Stevens Pass in Washington; Wilmot Mountain in Wisconsin; Afton Alps in Minnesota; Mt. Brighton in Michigan; Hunter Mountain in New York; Attitash Mountain, Crotched Mountain and Wildcat Mountain in New Hampshire; Mount Snow in Vermont; Seven Springs, Liberty Mountain Resort, Roundtop Mountain Resort, Whitetail Resort, Jack Frost, Big Boulder, Hidden Valley, and Laurel Mountain Ski Area in Pennsylvania; Boston Mills, Brandywine, and Mad River Mountain in Ohio; Hidden Valley and Snow Creek in Missouri; Paoli Peaks in Indiana and Alpine Valley in Ohio; and Falls Creek, Hotham and Perisher in Australia.

 

I forgot, lost or did not receive my season pass media card. Can I have one printed at the partner resort?

No. Vail Resorts season passes can only be printed at a Vail Resorts owned and operated resort, with the exception of Telluride.

If necessary, Epic Pass Holders may print or reprint their Epic Pass season pass card at one of two convenient locations while visiting Telluride:

1. Telluride Sports Camel's Garden, located at the base of the gondola

Phone: (970) 728-3134

2. Telluride Sports Franz Klammer Lodge, located in Mountain Village's Heritage Plaza

Phone: (970) 728-0364

Please note, passes printed at Telluride will not be active until the following day.

Vail Resorts owned and operated resorts include Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Crested Butte in Colorado; Park City in Utah; Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood in the Lake Tahoe area of California and Nevada; Whistler Blackcomb in British Columbia, Canada; Stowe and Okemo in Vermont; Mt. Sunapee in New Hampshire, Stevens Pass in Washington; Wilmot Mountain in Wisconsin; Afton Alps in Minnesota; Mt. Brighton in Michigan; Hunter Mountain in New York; Attitash Mountain, Crotched Mountain and Wildcat Mountain in New Hampshire; Mount Snow in Vermont; Seven Springs, Liberty Mountain Resort, Roundtop Mountain Resort, Whitetail Resort, Jack Frost, Big Boulder, Hidden Valley, and Laurel Mountain Ski Area in Pennsylvania; Boston Mills, Brandywine, and Mad River Mountain in Ohio; Hidden Valley and Snow Creek in Missouri; Paoli Peaks in Indiana and Alpine Valley in Ohio; and Falls Creek, Hotham and Perisher in Australia.

If you have questions about your Epic Pass, please call Vail Resorts Guest Services at +1-970-754-0005. If you have questions about your Epic Australia Pass, please call Perisher Customer Service at 1300 588 955.

 

Does Epic Day Pass include access to Partner resorts?

Epic 4-Day, 5-Day, 6-Day and 7-Day Passes with All Resorts Access include access to Telluride in Colorado and the six (6) Resorts of the Canadian Rockies. Access to European and Japanese partner resorts is not currently included on any Epic Day Pass product.

All Epic 1-3 Day Passes and Epic 4-7 Day Passes with Limited Access (32 or 22 resorts) do not include access to any partner resorts. Holiday restrictions also apply at partner resorts.

 

Does my Military Pass include partner access?

No. Military Passes do not currently receive include access to our partner resorts.