Category Archive : Ski Resorts

10 cheap ski resorts: in the shadow of giants

Getting out skiing and snowboarding with friends  or family has gone up in price over the years, here is a great way to save. Here we have 10 ski resort that will save you money on your next big ski trip.

 

10 cheap ski resorts: in the shadow of giants

“Think of the Via Lattea and the most obvious resorts are Sestrière and Sauze d’Oulx. But one of the more humble destinations in the linked Italy/France ski area is Montgenèvre, on the French side. It’s a little powder pocket, family-friendly and good …The Guardian”
http://www.guardian.co.uk/travel/2012/nov/18/cheap-ski-resorts

Great resorts are not always the big names, but are often found in the shadows of the big name resorts. Quality snow at a good price is always something I am interested in. See you on the snow!

 

The Top North American Ski Resorts for Thanksgiving

Planning a ski  and snowboarding trip for your holidays? Where to go for early season snow? Check out the top North American ski resorts open for Thanksgiving skiing. Still enough time to book a great holiday away in the mountains. Have a Happy Thanksgiving

The Top North American Ski Resorts for Thanksgiving weathercom

“The Deep Stuff lists the 25 resorts with the most forecasted snowfall over the next 2 days. Here’s a couple of secrets about Thanksgiving holiday skiing and …www.weather.com/sports…/ski-resorts-thanksgiving-20121101”
http://www.weather.com/sports-rec/ski/ski-resorts-thanksgiving-20121101

 

Enjoying Thanksgiving in the mountains skiing and snowboarding may break with some traditions, isn’t it time to start some new traditions. See you on the slopes.

 

A Skiing Experience in Colorado – Lost Intentions

Colorado is know for great skiing and beautiful mountains. The mountain lifestyle is an experience of a lifetime. I came across this great article on Lost Intentions, I hope you enjoy it as much as I did.

 

A Skiing Experience in Colorado – Lost Intentions

“By Laura Pellerine. Colorado is known as one of the best spots in the U.S. to hit the slopes, and it’s no wonder: the Colorado Rocky Mountains offer over 50 …lostintentions.com/a-skiing-experience-in-colorado/”
http://lostintentions.com/a-skiing-experience-in-colorado/

 

So, not matter how you enjoy the mountains of Colorado it should definitely be on your must go list of skiing and snowboarding destinations. 

 

Destination ski resort near seattle at Christmas – Seattle Forum …

 

Some insider information on ski resorts in the Pacific Northwest. With a long ski season at some resorts, timing the best snow is easier than at smaller resorts that you may be used to. Setting a plan for a Christmas ski vacation start with a little research. So check what people are saying about destination resorts in the Seattle area.

Destination ski resort near seattle at Christmas – Seattle Forum …

“On TripAdvisor’s Seattle travel forum, travelers are asking questions and offering advice on topics like “Destination ski resort near seattle at Christmas”.www.tripadvisor.com/ShowTopic-g60878-i74-k5770952-Dest…”
http://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowTopic-g60878-i74-k5770952-Destination_ski_resort_near_seattle_at_Christmas-Seattle_Washington.html

 

If you have experience skiing or snowboarding at any of the destination resort of the Seattle area please leave a comment. Happy skiing and see you on the slopes!

 

Ski On The Cheap

Joe Ski Bum is always looking for a good deal on skiing on the cheap, scoping out the preseason deals is a great way to save cash this coming ski season. Skiing in Vermont is one of my favorite destinations for skiing and snowboarding and getting a great deal and saving money make my skiing excursions so much more rewarding. Check out what Killington in Vermont is all about…

 Ski On The Cheap

“For example, Killington in Vermont is offering early season ticket deals including ‘K58’ Tickets for adults and ‘K48 Tickets for youth for the 2012-13 winter season. Skiers and riders can save up to $30 off one-day ticket rates with K58 adults tickets …”
http://skiing.about.com/b/2012/09/07/ski-on-the-cheap.htm

 

If you find me skiing Killington buy me a beer and I will show you some of the best skiing in the east. A little hint, Outer Limits is on of my favorite mogul runs anywhere. See you on the slopes, at least until the lift close…

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Ski resort jobs and careers in hospitality @ Schweitzer Mountain Ski …

Looking for a job in today’s job market? If you love to ski or snowboard, check out the many ski resorts that will be hiring for the coming season. Working at a ski area is a great way to sample the ski bum life style and not starve while doin it. The work environment is amazing in the mountains. Beautiful scenery and great people to enjoy your winter with.

 

Ski resort jobs and careers in hospitality @ Schweitzer Mountain Ski …

“Schweitzer is a top destination resort with 2900 acres of amazing terrain and renowned tree skiing located in the rugged Selkirk Mountains of northern Idaho.www.schweitzer.com/jobs/index/?id=278”
http://www.schweitzer.com/jobs/index/%3Fid%3D278

 

Schweitzer Mountain is just one example of ski resorts jobs for the coming season, check out other ski areas closer to home or one of the resorts that are on your list of places to ski.

 

Colorado Basics: How to Snowshoe & Cross-Country Ski | Colorado …

Winter is on it’s way! This season there is more to enjoying the winter than skiing and snowboarding. Maybe this season break out a pair of snowshoes or cross-country skiis and see the world in a whole new way. Check out how to snowshoe and cross-country ski…

 

Colorado Basics: How to Snowshoe & Cross-Country Ski | Colorado …

“Get the basics on Colorado snowshoeing and cross-country skiing, from the gear you need for a safe and comfortable trip to the best places for advice, for the …www.colorado.com/…/colorado-basics-how-snowshoe-cross-c…”
http://www.colorado.com/articles/colorado-basics-how-snowshoe-cross-country-ski

So this winter have some fun and break out the snowshoe…

 

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3 Top Ski Resorts for Advanced Skiers 2013 Season | Traveling 4 All

We all have our favorite ski resorts, could these three be the top ski resorts for advance skiers? If you are looking for a real thrill of adventure, set a plan to visit these picturesque ski resort from around the world. From the very steep to the deepest powder… a skier’s and snowboarder’s dream come true.

 

3 Top Ski Resorts for Advanced Skiers 2013 Season | Traveling 4 All

“3 Top Ski Resorts for Advanced Skiers 2013 Season. Snow skiing offers the thrill of adventure in some of the most picturesque places around the world.www.traveling-4all.com/…/3-top-ski-resorts-for-advanced-skie…”
http://www.traveling-4all.com/ski/3-top-ski-resorts-for-advanced-skiers-2013-season/

 

As many of you know I am very partial to skiing in Whistler, with all the improvement for the 2010 Olympics and walk to the lift accommodations, diverse skiing terrain and long season, you can see why it is my favorite.

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Making Skiing Less Corporate and Polluting Starts in Maine

Skiing and snowboarding in Maine is becoming less corporate and less polluting.

 

Making Skiing Less Corporate and Polluting Starts in Maine

www.adventure-journal.com8/23/12

Mountain Rider's Alliance was started with three simple principles: Skiing costs way too much. It is, ironically, not very green. Most mountains aren't owned by locals or run by them, and the cold corporate ethos is a turnoff for

Think snow in a more green way when skiing Maine this winter. See you on the slopes!

Breckenridge Ski Resort Gets OK on 543-Acre Expansion | Skiing …

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Looks like good news for Vail resorts and Breckenridge, more skiing and snowboarding terrain! Fans of skiing Colorado will have to wait until the 2013-14 season to enjoy the new expanded area. I will be planning a skiing trip for mid season. Hope to see you all there.

 Breckenridge Ski Resort Gets OK on 543-Acre Expansion | Skiing …

“The U.S. Forest Service approved Vail Resorts Inc. for a 543-acre Breckenridge expansion that’s slated to open for the 2013-14 season.SkiingBusiness.com”
http://skiingbusiness.com/14185/newswire/press-release/breckenridge-ski-resort-gets-ok-on-543-acre-expansion/

 

With as much area that Breckenridge has the expansion will be very welcomed by local and ski and snowboarding enthusiasts world wide.

 

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