After the latest information of Vail Resort’s huge acquisition of Okemo Mountain, Vermont, Mount Sunapee, New Hampshire, Crested Butte, Colorado, and Stevens Go, Washington. Alterra Mountain Firm has simply introduced at this time that it has entered an settlement to buy Solitude Mountain Resort, Utah for an undisclosed sum.
This newest acquisition brings Alterra Mountain Firm’s complete as much as 13 year-round mountain locations and suits properly with Alterra’s present Utah resort, Deer Valley.
“With its shut relationship with Deer Valley Resort, Solitude Mountain Resort is a pure match for Alterra Mountain Firm and an incredible addition to our household of locations. We’re particularly excited to increase our attain inside Utah and supply one other ski and snowboard expertise in a state recognized for its distinctive snow and mountain tradition,” mentioned Rusty Gregory, Chief Government Officer, Alterra Mountain Firm.
Solitude Mountain Resort is situated simply over 30 miles from the Utah hub, Salt Lake Metropolis, and provides riders over 70 runs with a vertical drop of simply over 2,000 toes. The transaction is predicted to shut by the top of September, nonetheless, in contrast to with the resorts in Vail’s latest mega-acquisition, Solitude will not be but slated to be included within the 2017/18 IKON Go.
As talked about earlier than, sit down and buckle your seatbelts. This land seize battle is barely getting began and we’re positive to see many extra acquisitions on either side of the desk earlier than lengthy.