Vail Resorts buys Wisconsin ski area

By scott miller

BROOMFIELD — Vail Resorts, Inc. announced Tuesday it has acquired Wilmot Mountain in Wisconsin, near the Illinois state line, expanding its collection of urban ski areas in the Midwest. Located approximately 65 miles north of Chicago, Wilmot Mountain has long been a favorite of skiers and snowboarders in one of the top markets for the company’s mountain resorts. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.In a release, Vail Resorts announced plans to transform both the on-mountain and base area experience at Wilmot Mountain. These enhancements will include redesigned and updated terrain parks, upgraded coaching and instruction for all levels of …

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