Winter Park ski holidays take you to a superb resort in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. Only seventy miles from Denver, it has transfer time of ninety minutes. Located in the Fraser Valley at an altitude of over two thousand seven hundred metres, it is considered to be one of the best resorts in the USA. The highest lift reaches almost three thousand seven hundred metres and with snow by the shed load and over two hundred kilometres of piste, it is easy to see why Winter Park is so popular. There are five summits and over one hundred and fifty runs of varying degrees of difficulty that suits all ability levels in both skiing and boarding. Ski schools have a great reputation and take children from the age of three. This family friendly resort has good childcare facilities.
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Winter Park has slopes to suit all. Those who are new to the sport should remain in the resort's Discovery Park area which is designated for beginners. Once the basics are learned, they can then enjoy the long greens from the Hi-lonesome Express back down to the resort. Intermediates are well provided with blues and reds of differing levels of difficulty. The Vasquez Ridge is great for those looking for long cruising runs and the Parsenn Bowl, for those looking for bowl skiing. Some runs are classified as a blue diamond and these are aimed at the more competant intermediate. Winter Park offers a little bit of patadise for the advanced skier. They can delight in the moguls and steeps from Mary Jane, and enjoy the powder at the Parsenn Bowl. There are almost limitless opportunities for off-piste skiing. Boarders have a choice of six parks and a super pipe. The largest park is Dark Territory. Cross country skiers have over thirty kilometres of trails.
As you'd expect in the USA, standards of accommodation are high and the hotels, apartments and lodges in Winter Park will not disappoint. Whatever type you choose, you'll find comfort, great amenities and good service. The many restaurants, bistros and cafes, including nine on the mountain, satisfy all tastes. From fast foods to pizzas, steaks to gourmet dining, the choice is yours. Although there are a good number of bars and pubs, Winter Park nightlife remains fairly relaxed. Recreational activities include ice skating, snowshoeing, tubing, snowmobiling and sleigh-riding.
The Winter Park ski season opens early in December and closes in mid April. Transfer time from Denver is ninety minutes. The summer months bring tourists who enjoy the spectacular mountain scenery and the great outdoors. The resort has a large number of activities which keep the whole family entertained. They include hiking and biking trails, golf, horse riding, ziplines, rafting, Kayaking and fishing. There is also the Colorado Adventure Park for children.
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