Archive for September, 2013
Telluride Ski Resort has some of the most spectacular terrain in Colorado for every ability of skier. Amazing views, great dining and a town with historical character and charm compliment a Telluride experience.
Solitude Mountain Resort boasts over 500 inches of snow annually covering 1200 acres of incredible terrain on 65 runs and three bowls, making it a Utah must for every ski enthusiast. And let’s not forget Honeycomb Canyon with its off-piste terrain similar to Telluride’s.
These two unique resorts have come together to offer a great opportunity for full season pass holders at each mountain to get out and experience something new and different this season. Telluride Ski Resort full season pass holders will now be able to experience three free days of skiing at Solitude Mountain Resort and the same for Solitude full season pass holders this 2013-14 ski season. (continue reading…)
With just two months until the start of ski/snowboard season, Winter Park Resort is offering a deal “four” everyone, including a Winter Park Four Pass and a fourth night of free lodging!
From now through September 30, visitors can purchase a Winter Park Four Pass, four days of unlimited skiing/riding with no blackout dates, for just $179. In addition to a great deal on a pass, visitors can also get a fourth night of free lodging at any one of nine properties at Winter Park Resort or the town of Winter Park, creating an extremely affordable way to stay and play at Colorado’s Favorite® Resort. Act quickly, because the package is only good in the month of September and while supplies last. (continue reading…)
Skiers and Riders Save on Lift Tickets and Explore Colorado’s Gem Resorts with New 2013/14 Colorado Ski Country USA Gems Card Program
Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) today unveiled the new 2013/14 Colorado Gems Card program and announced that cards are now available for purchase. For the 2013/14 season, the revised Gems Card program features two-for-one lift tickets at eight signature Colorado Gem ski resorts and exclusive Flash Deals promotions offered at Gem resorts throughout the season.
The new Gems Card program makes it easy to save on lift tickets. At any Gem resort, card holders can purchase one adult full day lift ticket and receive another adult full day lift ticket for free. Each Gems Card is good for one use per Gem resort, per season, and only a limited number of Gems Cards are available for sale. (continue reading…)
Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) resorts have invested heavily during the off-season to greet guests with fresh looks for the upcoming 2013-14 season. The infrastructural improvements will create elegant, adventurous, and exiting experiences for skiers and riders, regardless of their age or ability level. Significant snowmaking and grooming additions, new large scale drinking and dining facilities, and luxury resort lodging renovations have all been designed to maintain Colorado’s reputation as the top destination for a world class guest experience.
From Steamboat’s multi-million dollar on-mountain lodge to Silverton’s new overnight heli-trips, the investments are as diverse as the guests they will serve. And with the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics just around the corner, the upcoming season is guaranteed to be accompanied by a renewed sense of excitement for all who are connected to the sport. Below is a complete roundup of the 2013-14 season capital improvements in Colorado Ski Country. (continue reading…)
Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) announced today the Association’s popular 5th and 6th Grade Passport Programs are available for the 2013/14 ski season. The Passport Programs introduce fifth and sixth grade kids to skiing and snowboarding by giving fifth graders free access, and sixth graders discounted access, to twenty of Colorado’s finest ski resorts.
As the industry’s most influential program, the CSCUSA 5th Grade Passport allows fifth graders three days of free skiing at each of the twenty CSCUSA participating member resorts. The 6th Grade Passport allows sixth graders four days of skiing at the same twenty resorts for $99, which amounts to 80 days on the slopes for less than $1.25 each day. (continue reading…)
Each year, the concierge teams at The Little Nell and The Limelight hotels in Aspen get asked the same question: “When will the fall colors be at their peak?” They don’t ACTUALLY know the answer to that, since weather has more to say about it than they do; however, they can share their tips for enjoying fall colors with adventure and fun. Here is a curated list from Pat Vaughan, adventure concierge at The Limelight Hotel, and Steven Goff, chief adventure concierge at The Little Nell:
In anticipation of the start of the 2013-14 ski and ride season, Arapahoe Basin Ski Area (A-Basin) has released its pass and promotion line-up for the Labor Day weekend ski sales. Highlights include the online sale of the popular Transferable 4-Pack and the announcement of the new “Kids Ski Free” program from December 1-20, 2013. (continue reading…)