5 Great Family-Friendly Skiing/Riding Destinations

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How will you and your family spend your next winter vacation? If hitting the slopes, terrain, and trails excites your imagination and gets everyone in your brood excited, then a visit to a family friendly skiing and riding resort is just what you need to bring that imagination to life!

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Ski and Ride 14 Days at 7 Resorts with the Mountain Collective Pass

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The Mountain Collective season ski pass deal has arrived and it’s even better than before with access to even more terrain for a fraction of the price. This year’s benefits provide skiers and riders with access to not six, but seven world class ski areas and two bonus resorts with winter seasons that run polar opposite to ours.

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New Developments at Alta and Snowbird That’ll Make You Want to Ski Both

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A changing of the guard is happening at two of Utah’s ski areas; Snowbird and Alta and with it come new developments. This is all good news for skiers.

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It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas. . . Spring Snow & Skiing!

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Although we’re just days past Mother’s Day, some of the country’s experiencing Christmas-like snow. This doesn’t dampen a skier’s spring but instead evokes the hope of getting even more runs in this season.

For inquiring skiers that may be so inspired, we’ve put together a run-down on some areas that are accessible for late and extended season snow skiing. Be sure to check the area websites before heading up, as some of the resort terrain and services fluctuate daily depending on what Mother Nature delivers. [Read more…]

Ski Salt Lake and Save!

The Ski Salt Lake passes offer skiers and riders the flexibility to choose from a variety of pass choices which ensures that customers get the most bang for their buck. Choose from full-day passes, multi-day passes, and season passes that can be redeemed at Alta, Brighton, Snowbird or Solitude. There are no blackout dates and the passes are valid at any time during the 2011-2012 season. In addition to huge savings on lift tickets, pass holders are also entitled to free transportation to and from resorts via the UTA Ski Bus and Trax Lightrail, as well as 20% off equipment rental packages at participating sports shops. It’s a great deal and an even better way to experience four of Utah’s best resorts.

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Snowbird Red and White at Twilight

Red and White at Twilight, held on Saturday, Feb. 13th at the Snowbird Ski Resort, benefits the Snowbird Sports Education Foundation and gives participants a chance to sample quality wines. The event starts at 5:30 p.m. and kicks off with a twilight tram ride. Guests sip champagne while riding the tram and enjoying the view from Hidden Peak. When the tram returns, guests can enjoy an evening at the exclusive Seven Summits Club sampling wines from local Napa Valley winery Parallel Wines.
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The North Face Masters of Snowboarding

It’s ON in 2009 at Snowbird, Crested Butte, and Kirkwood! The North Face Masters of Snowboarding will be the seasons largest big mountain snowboarding series in the USA in 2009, with take-home cash of $45,000 up for grabs. Now in its 2nd year, the three-stop tour is designed to cater to the motivation, talent and [Read more…]