Vernon, NJ (August 24, 2005) Mountain Creek has launched its annual season pass offer for the coming 2005-2006 winter season. Guests who take advantage of the lowest prices of the season can save up to $210 per person and cash in on exclusive pass-holder privileges.

Mountain Creek’s 4Buy4 season pass sale features the absolute lowest price of the season, and the improved, easy-to-use package delivers tremendous savings and benefits. The 4Buy4 package requires a group of four participants to purchase their season passes together to take advantage ofrock-bottom prices of $189 for youth/senior passes or $239 for adult season passes, and this offer is only available until November 15th. With the 4Buy4 offer, a group of four will each save $160 on a youth/senior pass or $210 on an adult season pass. That’s up to a huge $840 savingsfor your family or group of friends! It’s a great way to save and make sure you’ll see your friends on the slopes!

Individual season passes are also available at the pre-season price of just $269 for adults, and $219 for youth and seniors, these rates will increase October 1st. So don’t miss out on your chance to save up to $180 on an individual season pass now.

Whichever offer is right for you, the winter season pass benefits are even better for the 2005-2006 season. Pass-holders still enjoy our First Tracks! Program, with exclusive access to the slopes every Saturday and Sunday between 8-9am; 20% off food and sodas in our restaurants; 10% off in our retail stores; a one-year subscription to Skiing or TransWorld Snowboarding per household; Stratton Mountain discounts including $10 lift tickets between November 28-December 6, or after March 27th, plus $25 mid-week lift tickets and 25% off weekend lift ticket rates; and 50% offlift tickets at other Intrawest resorts such as Whistler-Blackcomb, Tremblant and Copper Mountain, among others. New benefits include free weekday ski/board check and 5 free issues of Nickelodeon Magazine per household with kids between 7-14.

With the opening of The Appalachian hotel this fall, Mountain Creek season pass holders can get even more value out of their season pass by extending their visits. Instead of just visiting for the day, our guests can take advantage of weekend or mid-week overnight stays, maximizing their time on the slopes while reducing their time in the car and saving at the gas pump. When winter storms threaten, guests will be able to book a room slopeside at The Appalachian ride and be the first to hit the fresh powder in the morning. The Appalachian will be recognized as Mountain Creek’s premier address, offering fantastic accommodations at the foot of themountain and the first true ski-in/ski-out hotel. The Appalachian hotel boasts a private courtyard with four-season pool and hot tubs, a well-equipped fitness center and details like stone fireplaces, wood beams and underground parking at the foot of the mountain. Featuring 100 studio, 1 and 2 bedroom condominium hotel units with gas fireplaces, fullyequipped kitchens or kitchenettes, stunning mountain and valley views and wireless internet, The Appalachian will be the region’s premier mountain resort getaway and our pass holder’s new home away from home! The Appalachian will also cater to small meetings, conferences and special events, bringing a sense of adventure and natural beauty that ordinary conference centers and hotels cannot duplicate.

Visit www.mountaincreek.com or call Guest Services at 973-827-2000 for more information or to purchase your season pass.

ABOUT MOUNTAIN CREEK

Located less than 50 miles from New York City and owned by Intrawest, Mountain Creek boasts state of the art snowmaking with skiing and riding on 46 trails over four peaks accessible by recently upgraded lifts. A vertical of more than 1,040 feet combined with a huge network of terrain parks, the region’s only Superpipe, the single largest snowmaking installation in North America and world-classs lodging facilities have quickly made Mountain Creek the premier winter resort in the region. A true four-season destination, Mountain Creek features summer family fun at Mountain Creek Waterpark and Diablo Freeride downhill mountain bike park, as well as luxurious townhouse-style accommodations in Black Creek Sanctuary. In the fall of 2005 The Appalachian, the resort’s premium ski-in-ski-out condominium hotel located at the foot of the mountain will open to the public, marking the true birth of the Village at Mountain Creek, and as the master-planned village grows look for additional lodging, retail, meeting and conference space. www.mountaincreek.com

ABOUT INTRAWEST

Intrawest Corporation (IDR:NYSE; ITW:TSX) is a world leader in destination resorts and adventure travel. The company has interests in 10 resorts at North America’s most popular mountain destinations, including Whistler Blackcomb, a host venue for the 2010 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games. Intrawest owns Canadian Mountain Holidays, the largest heli-skiing operation in the world, and an interest in Abercrombie & Kent, the world leader in luxury adventure travel. The Intrawest network also includes Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort in Florida and Club Intrawest – a private resort club with nine locations throughout North America. Intrawest develops real estate at its resorts and at other locations across North America and in Europe. Intrawest is headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia. For more information, visit www.intrawest.com