Winter Park-Fraser Valley, Colo. (Vocus/PRWEB) February 10, 2011
The Winter Park-Fraser Valley Chamber of Commerce announces the return of its popular “Ski Free” promotion just in time for spring ski season.
Book a minimum of two nights lodging at any participating lodging property and receive two adult one-day lift tickets at Winter Park Resort. For every additional night you book, you get an additional free adult one-day ticket. Add-on lift tickets are available at a reduced rate. Offer valid on new reservations only for stays April 4-24, 2011. Not valid with any other offer. Rooms start at just $43/night (based on double occupancy).
Winter Park-Fraser Valley is located just 65 miles west of Denver, making it a popular ski destination for Front Rangers, as well as out-of-staters flying into Denver International Airport. Famed Winter Park Ski Resort boasts more than 29 feet of annual snow and the notorious Mary Jane Mountain.
Plan your trip around one of the fun-filled mountainside events in April, or spend some time off-slope exploring Winter Park-Fraser Valley’s wide open spaces. Snowshoeing, dog sledding, tubing, ice skating, ice fishing, cross-country skiing, museums, shopping, dining and spas are just a few of the options. For a complete list of vacation ideas visit http://www.playwinterpark.com or call 800-903-7275.
April 9-10: Rocky Mountain Freestyle – Join in the fun as top skiers from the Rocky Mountain Division compete in this mogul competition.
April 16: 20th Annual Tom’s Terrific Cross-Country Downhill – This 5K “mostly downhill” fun race benefits junior skiers in the resort’s Competition Center.
April 23: Easter Egg Hunt in Hideaway Park – Hop over to Hideaway Park in downtown Winter Park at 11 a.m. for a free event for kids of all ages. An egg hunt, photos with the Easter Bunny and other fun activities await.
April 23: Wells Fargo Golden Bunny Classic Candy Hunt and Fun Race – Winter Park Willie and the Easter Bunny team up for an on-mountain candy hunt and traditional fun race for children ages 10 and under.
April 24: 43rd Annual Coca-Cola Classic Spring Splash at Winter Park – Watching skiers and snowboarders manage their way through an obstacle course with the intent to gain enough speed to make it across an icy pond at the bottom of the mountain is a highlight to closing day.
Winter Park-Fraser Valley Chamber of Commerce (http://www.PlayWinterPark.com)
The Winter Park-Fraser Valley Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit Colorado corporation created to help further and maintain responsible growth in the Winter Park-Fraser Valley area, located in the Rocky Mountains just 65 miles west of Denver.
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