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Lake Chippewa Flowage Resorts

fall reflections image by John Sfondilias from Fotolia.comThe Chippewa Flowage is a series of small lakes, bays and wetlands in northern Wisconsin, a region that provides some of the nation's finest fishing. The principal town is Hayward but resorts, campsites and motels are scattered...

Best Ski Resorts in Salt Lake City

If the winter chills are depressing in your city then consider arranging a trip to Salt Lake City, Utah. The lovely capital of Utah is a splendid tourist site because of its scenic beauty and winter sports. The citizens of Salt Lake City take great pride in the history of the state and the progress

Ski Vacations in India

India is a wonderful place for ski vacation. The hills of India has got all the qualities of adventure packed vacation. The wide open spaces covered with the powdery snow carpet attracts the ski enthusiasts from all over the world.

School Ski Trip During Termtime: 'Mission Impossible'?

School Ski Trip during term time can be the pupils' (and often teachers'!) dream. But it should also be sanctioned by choice by SMT - the advantages are clear as outlined here. Every year many of our teachers approach their Heads with the school ski trip term-time proposal so we have tried

Vail Mountain and Beaver Creek Fun!

Vail Colorado. You'll have a great time at the best ski mountain in North America. Vail combines outstanding skiing with a friendly, small-town feel. Skiing experts love to visit Vail Mountain because it allows them to find fresh powder any time of the day. Vail is the perfect locale for all ab

Snowboarding Resorts in Colorado

Keystone Resort offers nighttime snowboarding.ragazzo con snowboard image by Matteo Patrignanelli from Fotolia.comColorado is home to 26 ski and snowboard resorts, each offering a distinct flair. Located all across the state, some snowboard resorts are world-renowned, while others are...

West Virginia Family Ski Vacations

West Virginia offers some of the Southeast's finest skiing.ski equipment - ski-binding image by Daria Miroshnikova from Fotolia.comWest Virginia has become a popular ski destination: The state boasts four major ski resorts with a combined total of more than 150 slopes and trails. In...

Hotels near Alpental, Washington

About 50 miles east of Seattle, the Alpental ski slope in Washington offers 302 acres of ski terrain and a vast 523 acres of backcountry. With 444 inches of average annual snowfall and 75 percent advanced trails, Alpental is known for deep powder and technical terrain. Although hotels convenient to

Hawaiian Winter Vacations

Hawaii in winter offers more than just beaches.hawaii image by csaba fikker from Fotolia.comHawaii in winter is a dream vacation spot----beaches, tropical breezes, exotic flora and fauna. But, apart from the welcome temperature, there is adventure to be had on every island. Commune with...

All-Year Ski Resorts in Canada

Vacationers can enjoy the resort in Whistler, British Columbia all year long.Winter mountain views with chair lifts at Whistler, Canada image by thebigbear from Fotolia.comMore than 200 ski resorts sit scattered across all 10 Canadian provinces, with some operating year-round. Although...

Telemark Skiing, Is It Safe for Your Knees

Provided that I have knee concern, may I telemark ski? or is telemark safe and sound for those knees. I'm not a healthcare practitioner. But then after a decade of mountain rescue in the role ...

Lake Tahoe Casino Resorts

Lake Tahoe is surrounded by mountains.lake tahoe image by Brian Weiss from Fotolia.comLake Tahoe, which straddles the California-Nevada border in the Sierra Nevada mountains west of Carson City, Nevada, is a major tourist attraction for nature enthusiasts, skiers and gamblers. Visitors...

Plan Your Next Ski Trip Around Opening Day Festivities

One of the most exciting portions of the ski season is opening day. You waited an entire Summer and Fall for this moment, and as if that isn't enough excitement, most resorts play upon that in the form early bird package deals and special activities. Here are a few of the most popular opening d

Finding the Best Winter Break

Tour operators and major airlines operate all year round and have to maintain their profit margins. For those seeking either the winter sun or snow, you can find good holiday deals for this time of year.We all get fed up with the UK weather at this time of year and many people book a winter break.

Key Utilities of Ski Vacation Destinations

There are structural components of ski vacation destinations you can do without. Recreational facilities like swimming pools, open hockey courts and indoor boxing rings are optional aspects, like cherry and strawberries on a cake. Important amenities like outdoor restroom, cabins, concession stalls,

Switzerland Ski Vacations - Winter Season 2010

If you are trying for a wonderful experience during this ski vacations this summer then you can definitely choose Switzerland. Some of the greatest of ski resorts present in Switzerland include Morgins, Verbier, Chateau dOex, Lenzerheide, Klosters and many more.

Snowboarding Resorts Near MD

Maryland offers a wide variety of resorts for individuals who like to ski or snowboard.snowboarding image by Hansjuerg Hutzli from Fotolia.comMaryland is located along the eastern United States coastline just south of Pennsylvania and North of Virginia. The state has a wide variety of...