Vail Buys Stowe Mountain Resort for $50 Million

For the past few months, rumors have flown that Vail Resorts, Inc was about to expand the Evil Empire and buy another ski resort, this time on the North American East coast. We alluded to some of these rumors in

Vail Resorts Acquires Perisher (Australia)

Vail CEO Bob Katz could not be reached for comment, although sources close to him have confirmed that while the multinational ski resort conglomerate is indeed bent on world domination, their Death Star is not yet fully operational.

Vail Lift Ticket Price Increased to $159

Over the holiday period, the single-day Vail lift ticket price increased to $159. For a single day of skiing or snowboarding. There are literally resorts in the midwest where a season pass is less expensive. Everyone wants to complain about