Skiing : Travel & Places
The Rocky Mountains of New Mexico are home to some prime ski resorts.rocky mountains image by Earl Robbins from Fotolia.comThe snowy peaks of the Rocky Mountains make New Mexico an ideal destination for skiing during the winter months. There are several ski resorts in the state that offer...
Colorado is a popular ski destination.skiing powder image by joseph pankey from Fotolia.comFor ski lovers and people who simply enjoy the mountains, Colorado is a great destination to work for a season at a ski resort. For people who do not live in Colorado, moving to the state for a job...
Ski resorts are an ideal place to enjoy wintertime activities.skiers image by Daria Miroshnikova from Fotolia.comNorth Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountains are a popular location for winter sports. Each winter, outdoor enthusiasts flock to the western mountains for skiing, snowboarding and...
Eldora is a small town in the central portion of Iowa. Eldora is right next to the Iowa River and home to Pine Lake State Park for a day of boating, swimming and fishing. If you're not making camp for the night at Pine Lake, Eldora, the surrounding area offers a variety of motels and other lodging o
Night skiing is not only allowed but it may be one of most awe inspiring ski experiences you'll ever have. Snow capped mountains, hanging glaciers and the infamous Northern Lights are just a few of the visual bonuses of night skiing at Alyeska. It was ranked number nine in Skiing Magazine'
In Montgenevre, February 11- 12, 1907, it was finally decided to hold the first international ski competition. Alpine troopers, local soldiers, members of the Swiss and Italian armies and Swedish and Norwegian ski champions competed in downhill, cross country and ski jump events. Over 1,500 people c
Even though Kicking Horse is most suited to strong skiers and boarders, beginners are well catered for at the base area. Unfortunately for intermediates it may seem a little like a "Ground-hog Day" because intermediates are mainly limited to the use of one lift, the gondola.
A handful of excellent European Ski resorts are placed in Switzerland, the country identified for loveliness and sophistication. More than the beauty, the country prides other elements such as international centre of winter sports and fashion malls. The ambiance and natural feeling backs up the ski
Several ski resorts are near Breckenridge, Colorado.skiing powder image by joseph pankey from Fotolia.comBreckenridge, Colorado, is an historic town founded in1859 and situated in Summit County, for which it also serves as the county seat. During the winter season, the town is a bustling...
The breathtaking beauty of the Alps is unlike any other place in the world. Most areas are so elevated, there is year-around snow capped mountains blanketed in dense forests. Here, skiing is a one of a kind experience as you not only have world-class snowboarding, snowshoeing, skiing, even snowmobil
Planning your ski travel holidays may at first seem to be relatively straight forward, however when considering the vast amount of and diverse choices one has in terms of the various ski travel holidays options, you will quickly come to realize that there is no shortage of options available. Making
Quiet, good value, purpose-built resort with nursery slopes and gentle sledging at village level. Attached to the Three Valleys area, off-duty parents can get in some proper ski time, but as it's also below the tree line, on-duty parents can take the kids on activities such as woodland walks.
Skiing is a fun but difficult hobby, especially as white Christmases in England are few and far between. So, if you want to practice your skills before heading to the Alps, here are some of the best indoor ski slopes in the country. The Snow Centre The Snow Centre is based just north-west of London
When planning for ski vacations and you're just starting out in the sport of skiing, you won't need to buy high-end clothing, but you will need to make sure that whatever you wear is warm and waterproof. You'll need gloves, goggles, a hat or helmet liner, long underwear, ski socks, sk
North Carolina offers the tallest alpine skiing east of the Rockies.skiing powder image by joseph pankey from Fotolia.comNorth Carolina's High Country holds three premier ski resorts within thirty miles near the towns of Banner Elk, Blowing Rock and Boone. Each resort offers skiing, ice...
Last season I spent a week skiing in Val d'Isere on a chalet holiday with Powder White. It Included 8 friends, staying in a chalet in the La Laisinant area of Val d'Isere. We had a fantastic time.
Winter vacations can be depressing and boring if you do not have the proper information regarding hotel accommodation. Salt Lake City hotels can change all of that for the better. All you need to know is how to look through precise guides regarding hotels. Budget traveling is possible even if you ar
Spend your winter vacation on the slopes at Big Bear!skiing at big bear image by Earl Robbins from Fotolia.comMany tourists visit Southern California for beach activities, but this region of the state also offers skiing opportunities at Big Bear Lake. Nestled in the Sierra Nevada...