Colorado made headlines this past week with big news coming out of Vail Resorts' headquarters and Silverton Mountain. Vail Resorts announced its aggressive reduction plans to eliminate net emissions, waste to landfill, and operating impact to forests and habitats across all of its resorts by 2030 in what the company is calling an "Epic Promise for a Zero Footprint."

Further south, Silverton Mountain announced its $149 Unguided Season Pass, complete with resort partners, numerous perks and discounts. See below for more information on these two stories.