Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) January 07, 2013
Skiing is the pastime of champions, an exhilarating high-speed run through the snow. Both activities are best done in Edmonton, where places such as Snow Valley Ski Club and Gold Bar have trails for every experience level, from beginner to advanced. Travelers can even find a ski resort through Motel.com, where they’re sure to find an excellent Edmonton hotel deal. The Canadian Birkebeiner Ski Festival – Canada’s largest classic cross-country ski event – is February 8-9th, 2013. Family-friendly, it’s a mass-start recreational loppet that can be enjoyed for as low as $7, for skiers of all experience levels.
There are several lovely places to skate in Edmonton, with indoor arenas open year-round for free public skating. In the lovely major parks such as Hawrelak Park, Gold Bar Park, and Kinsmen Park, there are well-maintained open-air skating rinks. Tobogganing is also a favourite winter pastime – and can be enjoyed at many wonderful locations such as Sunridge Tubing Hill, Rundle Park, Gallagher Park, Government House, and Seven Hills (St. Albert). The Silver Skate Festival on February 15th to 24th, is a no-charge, all-ages event with skate races, winter sport demos, and Snow and Fire Sculptures. Edmonton hotel deals to let travelers take advantage of these wonderful activities are available.
Edmonton hotel discounts include things like gaming credit at a casino resort for the gambling traveler – available now. Other indoor activities would be places like the TELUS World of Science, the Edmonton International Film Festival, and the Canadian Finals Rodeo. The West Edmonton Mall is the largest shopping mall in North America and the tenth largest in the world. It is the size of a small city, with over 800 stores and services available. It contains the world’s second largest indoor amusement park and second largest indoor waterpark as well. The Ice Palace, Professor WEM's Adventure Golf, Sea Life Caverns/Sea Lion Rock, and an indoor shooting range are among the attractions in contains.
All in all, travelers never regret spending their vacations by booking an Edmonton hotel deal through http://http:.//http://www.Motel.com. The Four Points By Sheraton Edmonton Gateway is as low as $90 a night – a hotel ranked 7th out of 78 hotels in Edmonton by customer vote. Vacationers can book today to attend one of the awesome festivals this February – the Canadian Birkebeiner Ski Festival or the Silver Skate Festival – either is sure to be a treat festival-goers won’t regret attending!