Media Registration



Thank you for being a part of the 21st anniversary of the GoPro Mountain Games in 2023! Find out what’s new and other information in our newsroom. Register as a member of the media using the form below.

2023 Media Registration

Media registration for journalists, photographers and videographers for the 2023 GoPro Mountain Games in Vail, Colorado.

I am:(Required)
Media Type - check all that apply(Required)
I would like to cover:
I understand that drones are not permitted in the Town of Vail and on U.S. Forest Service Land without appropriate approvals and permits.(Required)
I would like to join the 2023 GoPro Mountain Games WhatsApp channel for media communications.
*Optional* Will someone besides you be picking up your packet at registration? If so, put that person's name in this field above.

More information about checking in and receiving your credential BELOW:

During the GoPro Mountain Games, the media help desk and registration is located at Golden Peak at the base of Vail Mountain.

*The following schedule is subject to change


12 pm – 5pm


9am – 5pm


9am – 5pm


9am – 5pm


9am – 2pm

Credential pick up is located at registration at Golden Peak, adjacent to the Media Center. The Media Center will have on-site wifi access for accredited members of the media only, as well as a work-room located at Golden Peak adjacent to Media Registration. Please note that this workroom is also open to the public throughout the event.

Ross Leonhart

Media Chief & Multi-Media Manager, Vail Valley Foundation

Press releases, high-res images and more will be available in our online media kit.

Mountain Games News Service

Our newsroom is the best place to get the pulse of the GoPro Mountain Games. Please use it as a resource. Throughout the GoPro Mountain Games, uniformed members of the Mountain Games News Service (MGNS) will be available to help you find interview subjects and understand the ins and outs of all the various events and activities. Check out our latest MGNS piece in the NEWSROOM.

Proper usage

Always refer to the event as the GoPro Mountain Games in first reference and the GoPro Mountain Games or Mountain Games thereafter, never the GoPro Games.


Many of you will be gunning for the best vid or pic, but it’s not worth putting yourself or the competitors in danger to get it. We expect all of you to follow public health guidelines without complaint, play it safe and be kind to one another. If not, we will revoke your media credential.


Find shelter at a hotel or campsite by visiting:  PLAN YOUR VISIT.

Check out every morning during the event between 7-9am a Daily Forecast provided by OpenSummit! This morning forecast can also be found by downloading the OpenSummit App!


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