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Resort Spotlight: Westgate Park City Resort and Spa

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Why Visit Westgate Park City Resort and Spa

Rated in SKI Magazine’s annual reader survey as one of the “Top 10 Ski Resorts in North America”, Westgate Park City Resort & Spa is the winter sports enthusiast’s dream come true. With its excellent location, amenities, and accommodations, it’s not hard to see why travelers return to this incredible Utah property year after year.

Exclusive Ski In/Ski Out Access

Westgate Resort Park City is located right at the base of Canyons Village in Park City, Utah. You can ski or snowboard right on the property, where you’ll find over 300 ski runs. Whether you’re a beginner, an expert looking for a challenge, or somewhere in between, you’ll find plenty of trails that suit you and your fellow travelers. At Westgate Park City, you’ll be able to enjoy other winter attractions as well, including snowmobiling, snowshoeing, and even a horse-drawn sleigh ride.

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Hit the Slopes at the 5 Best Canadian Ski Resorts

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The 5 Best Ski Resorts in Canada

Some people like to use winter vacations as a chance to escape the cold, but vacations can also provide exciting opportunities to embrace winter weather and take full advantage of it. Canada is a great place to do the latter. No one knows this better than skiing enthusiasts, who are very likely to consider Canada their perfect winter vacation destination. But how do you decide where to stay in a country absolutely brimming with amazing ski resorts? The amount of excellent ski resorts in Canada is a blessing and a curse, so we’ve put together a list of the top five Canadian ski resorts to help you narrow down your many incredible options. We considered proximity to the slopes as well as special features of the resorts themselves, like unique amenities and accommodations. Here’s our top five that made the list:

#5. Mountain View Villas at Cranberry

Collingwood, Canada

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Ski Season Finally Arrives at Vail Resorts

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The wait is over for millions of winter sports enthusiasts—ski resorts across the United States are starting to open for the 2017-18 season! With ski resort openings happening from coast to coast, this weekend will see a few of Vail Resorts locations open their doors and fire up their lifts for anxious skiers. We’ve compiled the opening dates of a few of them here in this blog post to help you get out and find the freshest, newest powder!

Vail Resorts Opening Dates

A few of the massive ski resort chain’s locations have already begun operations. The Breckenridge and Keystone Resorts have been open since last Friday, November 10th. However, as we continue through the month of November, more Vail Resorts locations will be issuing season passes and welcoming skiers and snowboarders in droves.

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Top 5 Colorado Timeshare Resorts

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The winter is almost here, and that means it’s time to dust off your parkas and boots! For timeshare owners, the moment to plan your next snowy getaway has arrived! Many of you may be members of a vacation club or even a timeshare exchange group like RCI or Interval International, giving you plenty of options for amazing ski vacations. However, having too many options can sometimes limit your ability to make a decision on where exactly to go.

To help, we took a look at perhaps the best skiing destination in the United States, Colorado. Colorado timeshare resorts usually provide easy access to mountain slopes, a wide variety of on-site amenities, and lodge-style accommodations. We focused our search on resorts that offer easy access to attractions, above average rooms and living spaces, and overall ratings from former guests.

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Off-Season Fun at Ski Resorts

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Ski resorts speak for themselves come winter time. With towering mountain ranges covered in feet of fresh corduroy, terrain parks, and tubing hills, it’s no secret that these alluring views and activities are where to be when the snow starts to fall. But what you might not know is that these mountains and surrounding area offer so much more than winter recreation to adventure-seeking vacationers. Travel to some of these renowned summer ski resorts in the U.S. to explore their off-season hidden gems.

Heavenly Mountain Resort – South Lake Tahoe, California

California’s favorite ski destination, Heavenly Resort, overlooks the gorgeous Lake Tahoe along the border of Nevada. But this renowned winter location has just as much to offer guests in the summer season. Enjoy a scenic gondola ride to the summit while admiring views along the way, or hike up the mountain for a nice workout. Take a ride down the 500-foot-long summer tubing hill, or try out the latest adventure ropes course and ziplines. Stop for a bite at the Tamarack Lodge and Bar before taking the kids over to scale the outdoor climbing wall. Last but not least, Heavenly has a laundry list of concerts and other events scattered throughout the summer season to attend.

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