Hyatt Grand Aspen
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... and by the second half of day 1 were going right to the very top of the mountain which is over 10,000ft to ski the trails down. On the second day it was extremely powdery and there was a High Avalanche warning which was a bit scary but apparently is still fine to ski if you keep to the trails. The soft snow makes it harder to ski and Billy found himself snow up to his waist after trying his skills on an advanced trail - silly billy.
Today it was the Giant Slalom. Two runs several hours apart with the lowest total time the winner. As it was yesterday skiers only have a course inspection several hours before. The day was not too cold and the course was once again in perfect condition. You really must congratulate the organisers as the course has been immaculately prepared for all these races. There has only been praise from the skiers as well. The smooth running over the last ...
Back to do it all again! Men's Super G on the difficult Birds of Prey Course at Beaver Creek.
Super G is like downhill but with a few more gates that the skier has to pass through. Unlike downhill though they do not get any training runs on the actual course only a course inspection an hour or so before the start time. This adds to the challenge for the skier and excitement for the spectators as sometimes it all goes horribly ...
... 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 condition and the view from the stadium was great we we were able to see a large portion of the downhill run. There was a huge giant screen as well so that we could see the action close up as well.
The course is designed to challenge the best skiers in ...
... at times but well within my capabilities. My biggest problem was I kept wanting to stop and take pictures as the view was awesome.
We checked out the Birds of Prey course which the men will be using for the downhill on Friday.They were training so we were unable to get too close. The Birds of Prey course starts at the top of Beaver Creek Mountain and finishes 3/4 of the way down to the village -just under 3km of thigh burning, steep, twisting terrain with ...