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Our first trip is to Copper Mountain, Colorado - Jan 7-14, 2017. This is a Saturday to Saturday, 7- night ski trip, flying out of Palm Beach International into Denver. Copper is only 69 miles from Denver, a short 1.5-hour bus ride plus a 30 minute grocery and liquor stop. We will be staying at Copper Village Condominiums, a ski-in/walk out lodge in silver rated 2 bedroom/2 bathroom condominiums.
Silver rated accommodations are slightly older than the Gold or Platinum rated ones, but many have been remodeled and they all are clean, comfortable, and well maintained. They have a full kitchen, living room with gas or wood-burning fireplace, balcony or deck/patio, and most of the lodging offers mountain views. All guests enjoy access to the Copper Mountain Athletic Cub that is centered in the resort. Here you will find an Olympic Swimming Pool, Hot Tubs, a fully-equipped Fitness Center, as well as a Spa and Indoor Tennis, Racquetball, and Volleyball Courts which are available by appointment. Copper Mountain's award-winning Ski School will get beginners on the slopes in no time and parents will love "Kids Night Out" which is free evening child care with games, activities, and a pizza party!
The standard package for this trip which includes air, lodging, 5- day adult ski lift ticket, round trip ground transfers airport to resort, porterage, taxes and fees, bandana memento, welcome cheese and wine reception, apres-ski happy hours and pre- and post-trip parties is only $1300* per person!
Only 24 spots available. Trip Leader is Everett Barber email@example.com 561.691.1522 (h) 561.215.8704 (cel)
Our second trip is to Beaver Creek, Colorado – Jan 21-28, 2017. This is a Florida Ski Council Trip and is expected to include a total of approx. 400 skiers from all over Florida. This is a Saturday to Saturday, 7-night ski trip, flying out of Palm Beach International into Denver. Beaver Creek is 109 miles from Denver, an easy 2-hour bus ride plus a 45-minute grocery and liquor stop. We will be staying at the most desirable property, The Charter. Deluxe ski in/ski out 2 b/2 ba condos with all the amenities. Bedding of the second bedroom is 2 queens.
Situated in the heart of the Beaver Creek Ski Resort, The Charter offers ski-in/ski-out access within walking distance of Beaver Creek Village. Recognized by Condé Nast as one of the "Top 50 Ski Hotels in the US and Canada" for 2010, this European-inspired property is considered one of Colorado’s best lodging options. The Charter at Beaver Creek invites guests to experience the finest in mountain hospitality and luxury.
The Charter’s first-class hotel services include a 24-hour front desk, concierge, bell staff, and full meeting and catering services. Accommodations at The Charter include luxury hotel rooms and individually owned 1- to 5-bedroom condominiums.
The Charter offers on-site amenities such as an indoor lap pool and hot tubs, as well as a game room, health club and summer-season outdoor pool. A computer center with complimentary printing is available for guest use, and wireless Internet access is complimentary throughout the property.
Two on-site restaurants are available at the Charter. The Terrace Restaurant offers a daily breakfast buffet, and Black Diamond Bistro serves dinner nightly. Spa Struck is a full-service spa located on site, and bike, ski and snowboard rentals are available on property at Charter Sports.
Don't miss out on the Nastar race, two FSC dinners, mountain lunch, crazy hat and boxer day, groomed runs, terrain for all levels, upscale ski-in ski-out condos. Don't forget the chocolate chip cookies, Gators happy hour and Farewell Awards Banquet. Lift tickets are interchangeable with Vail, Breck, Keystone and A-basin. See why Beaver Creek’s slogan is " it's not exactly roughing it" .
Ski on legendary powder in a luxury resort with heated sidewalks & escalators! Designed to accommodate skiers of all abilities, come try it!
The Standard Package which includes 7 nights lodging in 2b/2ba at The Charter deluxe condos, R/T air from PBI to Denver, R/T ground transfers airport to resort, 5-day adult lift ticket, baggage handling, taxes and fees, pre- and post-trip party, welcome reception, FSC parties, Nastar races and apres-ski happy hour(s) is only $2,009*
We have 60 spots. Trip Leader is Carol Pattison firstname.lastname@example.org 772.323.0315. Assistant Trip Leader is Bonnie Boaz email@example.com
Third is our exciting trip to Aspen/Snowmass, Colorado – February 4-11, 2017
We will be flying from Fort Lauderdale directly into Aspen Airport, which is practically next to the slopes. We will stay at the Top of the Village, the ultimate ski-in ski-out condominium lodging. These deluxe units are spacious and surrounded on three sides by mountains and forest. Each unit has a fully equipped kitchen, fireplace, washer-dryer, gas grill and private balcony or patio. Top of the Village also offer an outdoor heated pool, two outdoor hot tubs, fitness room and sauna. Covered parking, elevators and complimentary shuttle service within the village.
The Standard Package for this trip with air, lodging, ground transfers, 5-day lift tickets, pre and post trip party, welcome reception, Club dinner and apres-ski happy hours is only $1860*.
We have 44 spots. Trip Leader is Stephanie Morgan firstname.lastname@example.org 772.528.9199
For our next trip we are headed to Canada. Our Lake Louise/Banff ski trip with the Florida Ski Council is February 25-March 4, 2017 Includes 4 nights deluxe lodging at the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel & 3 nights Chateau Lake Louise, located in the middle of the oldest Canadian National Park, with access to almost 8,000 skiable acres at Mt. Norquay, Sunshine Village & Lake Louise.
We will participate in the Nastar races on the mountain. Parties galore!: pre-trip, welcome & 2 FSC parties; mountain picnic, post trip parties. We are flying from Fort Lauderdale to Calgary with Air Canada
Come ski the big Canadian 3 and stay in a Castle with the Gators and the FSC!
The Standard Package which includes 4 nights lodging at the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel, 3 nights lodging at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, R/T air from FLL to Calgary, R/T ground transfers airport to resort, 5-day adult lift ticket, baggage handling, taxes and fees, pre- and post-trip party, welcome reception, FSC parties, Nastar races and apres-ski happy hour(s) is $2,135*
We have 36 spots. We need a Trip Leader for this wonderful destination.
In the meantime, contact Estela Basso VP of Ski email@example.com 561.214.1603 with any questions.
For our next ski trip, we are going back to Andalo-Paganella, Italy March 11-19, 2017. By popular demand, we are repeating the trip that 60 lucky Gators took this year.
We will be staying 7 nights with half board at the same beautiful hotel, Hotel Cristallo, at the bottom of the gondola. This gorgeous 3 star hotel (feels like 5) offers you the most sumptuous breakfasts and dinners that you could imagine. We will have a tour and wine tasting at the Francesco Moser Winery, and meet the famous cyclist and owner himself! Other highlights: tour and wine tasting at the Mezzacorona Winery, night skiing and Gala Dinner at the New Restaurant Dosson, Happy Hour there as well. A lunch at the very top of the mountain, at La Roda Restaurant, with incredible views and the best pretzels I ever had. A visit to Trento downtown; a tour of Lake Garda and visit to enchanting villages around the lake with great shopping opportunities.
The Standard Package which includes 7 nights lodging in 3* Superior hotel rooms double occupancy, R/T air from Miami to Milan, R/T ground transfers airport to resort, 7-day adult lift ticket (valid for night skiing also), baggage handling, taxes and fees, pre- and post-trip party, welcome reception, tour and wine tasting at Francesco Moser Winery, tour and wine tasting at Mezzacorona Winery, night skiing with Gala dinner at New Restaurant Dosson, happy hour at Dosson, lunch at La Roda (top of the mountain), visit to Garda Lake – Riva del Garda, visit to Trento downtown, bandana, is only:$2,165* We will be offering an optional day trip to Verona for only $65
We have 34 standard packages and 6 Ground packages for this trip. Trip Leader: Vi Ware Vivia.firstname.lastname@example.org 772.284.0929
Last but not least is our Spring Break trip March 18-25, 2017. Ski Big Sky & Moonlight Basin for combined 5,750 acres of expansive space with minimal lift lines.
We will be staying at Huntley Lodge, located in one of the best locations in Big Sky, at the heart of their Mountain Village. This recently remodeled three story lodging originated as a vision of the late NBC news broadcaster, Chet Huntley, an avid skier who had a passion for Big Sky resort. The entire Huntley Complex contains Chet’s Bar and Grill; Firehole Lounge a great place for morning coffee, the Solace Spa, ski storage, meeting rooms, and concierge desk. Also in this area are their two hot tubs, outdoor swimming pool, sauna, and fitness room. Every room features a luxurious Boyne bed(s), wet bar, coffee maker, refrigerator, TV, seating area, high speed wireless internet, and daily maid service. Additional amenities include baby and childcare, laundry facilities, free parking, a restaurant on site, a complimentary breakfast, and a 24-hour front desk. We are working on a day trip to Yellowstone National Park.
The Standard Package which includes 7 nights lodging at the Huntley Lodge in First Class rooms double occupancy, R/T air from Fort Lauderdale to Bozeman, R/T ground transfers airport to resort, 5-day adult lift ticket , baggage handling, taxes and fees, pre- and post-trip party, welcome reception, daily breakfast, Club Dinner, Club Happy Hour(s) and bandana, is $2,206*.
We have 32 spots. Trip Leader is Richard Ruvido email@example.com 561.262.7830.
*Prices shown are per person/double occupancy, and reflect a 3% cash discount when paying with cash or check. Prices, itinerary and conditions are subject to change. Reservations are accepted on a first-come basis based on receipt of appropriate deposit. Trip deposits MUST be accompanied by a completed Palm Beach Gator Ski Club Trip Application. Your membership must be current to travel on a Palm Beach Gator Ski Club trip. All prices are subject to change due to, but not limited to, resort and government taxes and airline taxes, fuel surcharges and airport fees. Cancellation at any time will result in a cancellation fee. It is the trip participant’s responsibility to understand the cancellation policies and fees for his or her trip. Trip cancellation/travel insurance is recommended.