Travel Blogs from Beaver Creek, United States

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Not how it was supposed to start., Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

Not how it was supposed to start.

A travel blog entry by wickens

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Two days into the trip. Some great skiing and some good kids photos. Very cold here  -20 centigrade, a little cold for a fair weather skier like me, but the kids seemed to love it anyway and are managing fine. Sadly, on the morning of the 31st, ...

An unplanned interlude to the adventure, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

An unplanned interlude to the adventure

A travel blog entry by wickens

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Katherine has been back in the UK for a few days now at her mother's bedside. I have been out here with Jamie and Zach and true to the sprit of little boys they have had a great time. They have both reached level 4 skier, fairly racing down the easy ...

Day 102 – Beaver Creek Village, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

Day 102 – Beaver Creek Village

A travel blog entry by thesullivans

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... the Village which was beautiful in daylight too and decided on a restaurant called The Rocks Bar & Grill, part of the Beaver Creek Lodge Resort for breakfast.  What a fantastic breakfast!  It was buffet style thank goodness as we all went ...

Day 106 – Ice Skating, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

Day 106 – Ice Skating

A travel blog entry by thesullivans

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No ski school today, we decided to have a break, although the kids didn't necessarily agree. We checked out the Village a bit more and had to have our morning hot chocolate. Even after three days of children’s ski school the kids couldn’t get ...

Red Rocks to Green Hills, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

Red Rocks to Green Hills

A travel blog entry by tchester

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... River that we drove along beside for many miles, and the temperature dropped to a nice seventy degrees. We reached Walmart in Beaver Creek as the rain began to pour. We cooked dinner, packed, completed some school and office work and then watched some ...

Day 103 – The

Day 103 – The "Never Evers"

A travel blog entry by thesullivans

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... not bolt over to see him. Our instructor for the day was Kent, a seasoned veteran ski instructor from Utah, who has been at Beaver Creek for 3 years.  There ended up being 8 people in our class.  All “never evers”, except for one ...

Day 104 - Our Hero!!, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

Day 104 - Our Hero!!

A travel blog entry by thesullivans

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... was great.  We dropped them off and went to get our standard hot chocolate, sitting on a bench watching all the Beaver Creek snowboarding heroes strutting past us.  Apparently to be a snowboarder you have to have groovy and loud pants.  ...

Day 105 – We’re Hooked!, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

Day 105 – We’re Hooked!

A travel blog entry by thesullivans

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... . We all had such a great and rewarding day….we are basically hooked!!!  Skiing really is a family holiday…well, Beaver Creek certainly is the perfect venue for family skiing.  It will be interesting to see how the Aussie ski slopes ...

laura's late response, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

laura's late response

A travel blog entry by elizabethlb

well what can i add to that. i guess a ditto. and a bit of wondering what i'll be doing in august. i no longer can tell people i'm going traveling, i guess. how did it all go by so fast? But, like elizabeth, i really want to thank and praise our ...

Day 107 – Ski School Rules!!, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

Day 107 – Ski School Rules!!

A travel blog entry by thesullivans

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... his Dad ski with him. While the kids were in ski school we took the opportunity to have a nice lunch at a restaurant called The Beaver Creek Chophouse located at the base of the mountain.  We sat outside and had a fantastic view of the action on the ...

Day 100 and 101– Beaver Creek, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

Day 100 and 101– Beaver Creek

A travel blog entry by thesullivans

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... a huge day for the kids.  So after drinking plenty of water to ensure any effects of the altitude are reduced, we all fell into bed.  Looking forward to exploring Beaver Creek tomorrow and registering for ski-school.  The kids can't ...

Life of Luxury for a week!!!, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

Life of Luxury for a week!!!

A travel blog entry by lisamurphy

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... day here come around very very quickly I must say. Grant, Doug, Graham, Baxter and the girls had a great ski day up Beaver Creek while Bernadette and I caught up on our Scrabble fix. We then had a legendary Sunday (on Saturday night) roast and ...

Freshies at Beaver, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

Freshies at Beaver

A travel blog entry by cmj

We redemed our free lift tickets from UAL today at Beaver. My brother drove up to meet us, and we had an awesome day. Pete really got the hang of it, cruising down the greens with ease by the end. For me and Matt, there was 6-8" of fresh powder buried ...

I would rather ski than eat!, Beaver Creek Co, United States travel blog

I would rather ski than eat!

A travel blog entry by dianneswisher12

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... just can't capture the real thing like being there.     It felt so great to be back on the slopes.   Beaver Creek offers a variety of terrains.  The three of us skied until lunch.  Conditions were perfect.  It was 19 ...

Let it snow, Beaver Creek Co, United States travel blog

Let it snow

A travel blog entry by dianneswisher12

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... us brought.   Denver was warmer than the weather we left in Tampa but it quickly cooled off 30 degrees as we traveled west to Beaver Creek.   This area has had lots of snow this year.  The girls were so excited they love the snow and can't ...

Mountain Top Experience, Beaver Creek Co, United States travel blog

Mountain Top Experience

A travel blog entry by dianneswisher12

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Sunday was perfect.  We spent the morning relaxing at the condo with a yummy breakfast of omlets , pancakes, cinnamon raisin gluten free toast, fruit and turkey bacon.  John is quite the chef!   Mid morning was perfect for taking the ...

Rocks and Wal-Marts - Yet Again!, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

Rocks and Wal-Marts - Yet Again!

A travel blog entry by tchester

... neat since it happened over time. After the park, we started driving towards Colorado. We drove many hours before finding a Wal-Mart in Beaver Creek, about 20 miles from Vail. We had to pack our suitcases and I had to do some school work before watching ...

Weatherman Goofed, Beaver Creek Co, United States travel blog

Weatherman Goofed

A travel blog entry by dianneswisher12

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... ski down....without one fall but the tears were falling.  So that may be Joy's only ski adventure of her lifetime.  Beaver Creek passes out warm cookies at 3:00 each day at the bottom of the slopes.  The bakers are dressed in costumes with ...

World Cup Men's Downhill Beaver Creek, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

World Cup Men's Downhill Beaver Creek

A travel blog entry by wandering_james

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... day with a light dusting of early morning snow greeted us as we made our way up the the newly built Red Tail Stadium at Beaver Creek. What a stunning view we had not just of the course but the surrounding mountains as well.  The course was in perfect ...

It's Super G Time!, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

It's Super G Time!

A travel blog entry by wandering_james

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... absorb when flying down the course I am amazed that they can even stand up!  That afternoon/evening we strolled around Beaver Creek Village and enjoyed the festivities. It was a real party feeling. Champagne tastings from Korbel (California) which we ...

beaver creek, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

beaver creek

A travel blog entry by jennyosorio

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It was the worst of drives it was the best of dri, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

It was the worst of drives it was the best of dri

A travel blog entry by lasveg1005

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Greetings from the base of Beaver Creek Mountain in beautiful Vail Valley, CO. More on that later: Well we started today with a bonus visit to the Grand Canyon. We didn't know when we started out that the only way to head north from Grand Canyon, AZ was ...

Skiing at Last! Two days on the slopes!, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

Skiing at Last! Two days on the slopes!

A travel blog entry by wandering_james

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... a lover of choc chip cookies but these were special. It could also be that we were hungry after skiing.    Beaver Creek has a surprising number of very nice and expensive restaurants but not too many casual eating establishments. The Coyote Cafe ...

Finally Arriving in a Winter Wounderland, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

Finally Arriving in a Winter Wounderland

A travel blog entry by sillyashley

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... came right into the Rocky Mountains. It looked exactly like a Coor Lite beer can advertisement. Finally we arrived at our Hotel in Beaver creek about 3pm. Unpacked all our things and headed out in the town to site seeing, Dinner & Drinks.. By the ...

Beaver Creek - I did not know what to expect..., Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

Beaver Creek - I did not know what to expect...

A travel blog entry by csalas98

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... just east of Vail, Colorado.  Here we rented our ski supplies.   By noon, we had arrived at the Park Hyatt Resort in Beaver Creek.  This is truly a five star resort with all the amenities.  In addition, it is located at the base of the ...

20 Miles to Go!, Port Alcan, United States travel blog

20 Miles to Go!

A travel blog entry by joechip

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We leave our motel at Beaver Creek, Yukon Territory, our bellies full of Caribou sausage (12,000 wolves can't be wrong) and eggs.  It's just 20 miles to the border, and about 400 miles to Wasilla, our temporary landing spot at my parents Knik road ...

Blood on the slopes, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

Blood on the slopes

A travel blog entry by chingiz

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Beaver Creek Resort never knew what hit it. For the past two days I've pummeled this berg into submission with my face, head, ass and knees, and I've given it a few limp-wristed slaps with my open palms just for good measure. I've marked its slopes ...

Snowboarding at Beaver Creek, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

Snowboarding at Beaver Creek

A travel blog entry by hilaryramsey

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... so nice and just watching all the skiers return down the hill.  Had sushi for dinner. 15/3/06 – Beaver Creek/Denver Cold and snowy and my boots were really uncomfortable yesterday.    Mark and Ross ...

Beaver Creek 2006-2007, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

Beaver Creek 2006-2007

A travel blog entry by thomaskalt

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BC is good for ski. Little croud, but not very ...

Last Day on the Hill, Beaver Creek, United States travel blog

Last Day on the Hill

A travel blog entry by wandering_james

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... is constructed of stone and glass and is set against the beautiful backdrop of the mountains.  A final wander around the Beaver Creek village and our time here was complete. We have thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and most certainly would love to come ...

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