under Vail Resorts ownership In September 2018, Okemo Mountain Resort officially changed ownership. With Triple Peaks LLC (a private company) selling its resort operations to Vail Resorts (NYSE:MTN), Tim and Diane Mueller ended a 36-year run at Okemo Mountain Resort. Yes, it was the end of an era, but what an era it was. And what a legacy — and a bright future thanks to their amazing accomplishments. Ironically, it’s also a return to Okemo’s roots as a shareholder-owned mountain. For 27 seasons prior to the Muellers’ arrival, Okemo made progress, surmounting tough times and setbacks in the challenging years and reaching 176,000 skier visits in a good one (1977). By Karen D. Lorentz - continued on page 64 - okemo.com > 802-228-1600 > page 63