Sumary of Before Buying Lift Tickets, Get Your Skis:
- Last year, Vail Resorts launched Epic Mountain Rentals, which offers free delivery at many of its resorts.
- Schlep and saveGenerally speaking, the farther you are from a ski resort, the cheaper the rentals.
- Compared to outlets in resort bases, he said, “the city stores and mountain town stores will be a little bit less, but then you have to transport the equipment yourself.
- Prices for classic cross-country ski packages, with skis, boots and poles, start at $22 for the first night and $13 for each additional night.
- Downhill packages start at $28 for the first night and $17 for each additional night.