Marriott's StreamSide Evergreen at Vail
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Hard to believe we've been here over a month already. We've enjoyed the outdoors everyday. Either downhill skiing, alpine touring or snowshoeing. Everyday is an adventure filled with exercise and beautiful scenery. It's not as beautiful as the Canadian Rocky Mountains, but it has much to offer. ...
... and I have spent many hours researching different aspects of my trip.
I hope this blog will become a helpful source, not only for me to remember some of my adventures, but also as a way for future travelers to learn something new. If you have suggestions/comments/criticisms/questio ns about anything I'm doing, feel free to contact me. I have never tried planning something this ambitious so I would love all the help I can ...
... fall. I called for a shuttle to the Charter and they were off to skate. As I waited for the shuttle all of a sudden they appeared. Karin and John said the snow was blowing too hard to enjoy skating so they left. It worked out. We had enough daylight for a little sledding. They made a few sweet jumps only trumped by the sound to thunder and flashes of lightning.
No day in the snow is complete without a trip to the hot tub. It ...
... have access to five premier resorts for less than a week of skiing that we'd normally have paid for this time of year. Our home base is Keystone Resort. We have access to Arapahoe Basin, Breckinridge and Vail Resort to name a few. All offering different terrain and experience.
We've started educating ourselves in Alpine Touring (also known as back country skiing). What does this mean exactly, essentially you ...
We checked the weather and the forecast said 41 degrees and rain but we didn't see any rain so Saturday morning Karin dropped Lilly off at ski school and then met Hope and me for a day of snowboarding and skiing. After one run, Hope decided to trade the board for skies which meant going back to the rental place. So Karin and Hope head off leaving me on the mountain. I found a nice family from Pittsburg to ski with. They were a party of 7 so I ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking