Vail Resorts offers discounts at Stevens Pass, calling challenges ‘unique’ compared to 36 other resorts

Aknowledging challenges this season, Vail Resorts will offer Stevens Pass skiers and snowboarders a discount on next year’s season pass.
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In an acknowledgment that a season pass just isn’t getting customers what it used to, Vail Resorts has discounted next season’s Stevens Pass ski pass to $385 for customers who purchased one this season.

Stevens Pass Interim General Manager Tom Fortune sent a letter to pass holders on Monday offering the discount at the resort in Washington, which amounts to $150 off the price of this year’s already-discounted pass.

Fortune, in his letter to pass holders, was careful