Media Center

We are asked frequently about our insight by news outlets and other industry insiders. Each month we provide a Mountain Travel Industry press release. Below you will find our most recent releases. If you would like to request an interview with Directors or Analysts, please contact our Media Contact.

Press Releases

On Strong Revenue and Slight Occupancy Loss, Western Mountain Resorts Wrap Up Winter and Shift Focus to Summer

May 18th 2017

Denver, May 18, 2017—The 2016-17 winter season that records overnight visits from November through April, officially ended with an overall aggregated 0.2 percent dip in occupancy marking the first seasonal decline in Read More

Booking Patterns Steady at Western Mountain Resorts (Occupancy flat but revenue continues to outpace last season)

Apr 19th 2017

Denver, April 18, 2017—In what is being described as a roller coaster season that started slowly, was strong mid-season, and then lost momentum in the final weeks, the 2016-17 ski season will Read More

Home Stretch – Occupancy Flat But Revenues Up in Western Mountain Destinations

Mar 16th 2017

(Notable decline in February booking pace) Denver, March 15, 2017—Although there is plenty of skiing and snowboarding yet to come, there is less than a month remaining in the 2016-17 booking season, Read More

Midseason Update – Snow and Economy Rule (Booking pace picks up for next six months)

Feb 17th 2017

Denver, Feb. 16, 2017—A strong and seemingly stable economy coupled with generous snowfall across most of the Rocky Mountain and Far West resorts is getting credit for positive momentum, mitigating the slow Read More

Year-End Bookings Slower But Revenues Are Up

Jan 18th 2017

Denver, Jan. 18, 2017—With the Christmas holiday season and the month of December now officially in the books, many western mountain lodging properties have much to cheer about according to the most Read More

Holiday Reservations Remain Strong Despite Early Slow Start

Dec 16th 2016

Denver, Dec. 15, 2016—Despite concluding a contentious presidential election at the beginning of the month and experiencing atypically warm and dry weather through the middle and end of the month, aggregated winter Read More

Momentum Continues to Build for Winter 2016-17 – Warm autumn not discouraging winter bookings

Nov 17th 2016

Denver, Nov 17, 2016—The 2016-17 ski and snowboard season typically gets underway in earnest at many western mountain destinations with the Thanksgiving holiday but the booking season is already well underway and Read More

It’s Official—Fifth Consecutive Summer Record For Western Mountain Destinations

Nov 15th 2016

Denver, Nov. 15, 2016—As of Oct. 31, a fifth consecutive summer lodging record was confirmed among participating properties at western mountain resorts in seven states according to the most recent Monthly Mountain Read More

Summer Mountain Lodging Winds Down; Winter Booking Pace Picks Up

Oct 17th 2016

Denver, Oct. 17, 2016—Aggregated occupancy and revenue for western mountain lodging posted strong gains for the month of September and the season-to-date as of Sept. 30, according to the most recent data Read More

Summer Mountain Lodging Marches To Fifth Record While Winter Bookings Start Rolling In

Sep 19th 2016

Denver, Sept. 16, 2016—Occupancy and revenue for western destination mountain lodging properties continues to go from strength to strength for the summer of 2016 according to the most recent data released by Read More