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New Military Monday Dates for 2012/13 Season Announced
November 30, 2012 (Girdwood, Alaska) – Alyeska Resort has set the dates for the 2012/13 season’s Military Mondays. These special days are held in recognition of the strong support Alyeska Resort receives from military personnel and their families. The scheduled dates are December 3, 2012; January 7, February 4, March 4 and April 1, 2013.
On each of the scheduled Military Mondays, the resort will provide service men, women and their families a day of complimentary skiing, as well as specials on equipment rentals, lunch at the Sitzmark Bar & Grill or Glacier Express Cafeteria, and a special room rate for a stay at The Hotel Alyeska. The equipment discount will be 50% off regular ski or snowboard rentals (excluding demos).
“We have had such a great response from the military community and their families,” states Di Hiibner, Ski Area General Manager. “To be able to offer free skiing is such a small gesture. We support our troops and hope that spending time at Alyeska allows them a way to enjoy Alaska even more.”
The resort also offers a variety of military discounts throughout the season including savings on lift tickets, season passes and lodging at The Hotel Alyeska. The savings vary based on when the guests visits the resort, on average savings reflect up to 30% off regular rates. To redeem any military discounts, please present valid ID at time of purchase or check-in. For more information on available military discounts at the resort, please visit www.AlyeskaResort.com or call Resort Reservations at 800-880-3880.
About Alyeska Resort (www.alyeskaresort.com)
Alyeska Resort is Alaska's premier year-round destination featuring The Hotel Alyeska, an award-winning 304 room full-service property. Located just 40 miles from Anchorage, Alyeska Resort is your base camp for summer and winter excursions. Alyeska Resort stands out during ski season with 650” of average snowfall annually and the longest-continuous double black diamond ski run in North America. Learn more about the resort at www.alyeskaresort.com or 800.880.3880.