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Durango Mountain Resort Ski Vacations

Aug 4, 2008
Featuring more than 2500 acres of ski area and 75 trails, Durango Mountain Ski Resort has much to offer skiers of all levels. The resort currently holds claims such as that there are approximately two people per acre on their slopes during operation hours. The crowds are small, and lift lines do not exist.

Located in Colorado, the top elevation is 10822 feet with a 2030 vertical drop. There are eleven lifts, including nine chair lifts and two surface lifts. You will be able to find lodging at the resort, or in the local town of Durango, which is nearby of course. If you do choose to stay at the resort, make sure that you actually take some time out to visit the town while you are there. While the town is small, there is much to see and do.

Rentals are available for both ski and snowboarding equipment and private and group lessons are also available at the Durango Mountain Resort. There are plenty of activities and events available both at the resort and in Durango to keep everyone in your family happy. When it comes to family ski vacations, this is one you surely don't want to miss!

Frost Fire Mountain Ski Vacations

For the ultimate in family ski vacations, you must visit Frost Fire Mountain in North Dakota. Located near Walhalla, the resort currently features three lifts, including two chair lifts and one surface lift, 25 acres, and ten trails for beginners, intermediates and experts. The top elevation is 1346 feet, with a vertical drop of 345 feet.

Although this is a relatively small ski resort, it is in a nutshell a great deal of fun, and perfect for family ski vacations. This is without a doubt the perfect place to bring kids to learn how to ski. Both ski and snowboard lessons are currently available at reasonable rates. There is also a rental shop and a maintenance area on the grounds and many, many motel accommodations in the area for you to choose from. The resort also features a separate terrain park for snowboarders as well.

There are many restaurants available for you to choose from, and you can also visit the areas antique shops when you aren't preoccupied enjoying the ski slopes. There are also many historical sites to see in the area as well, as Walhalla is the second oldest town in the state of North Dakota.
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