Monthly Archives: September 2012

Blog Giveaway ends Sunday 9/30/2012

Interested in receiving $1000 lodging credit! Write a blog post for your personal blog to win $1000 lodging voucher.  It ends 9/30/12 so enter fast!

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Ski Resort Opening/ Closing Dates for the 2012 – 2013 Season

With the first Colorado snowfalls reported in the mountains this week, winter is RIGHT around the corner and we are excited for the 2012-2013 ski season! Book your ski vacation early so you can have first pick on properties from … Continue reading

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Autumn activities for families at Northstar California Resort

Allow me to let you in on one of my best kept travel secrets: ski resorts in autumn are 1. empty, 2. affordable, and 3. beautiful. My favorite mountain of Northstar California Resort is no exception. Lake Tahoe in the … Continue reading

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The Snow Isn’t Falling Yet – Four Festivals to Visit in Telluride BEFORE Ski Season

Telluride, Colorado is traditionally thought of as a winter destination. A mining town-turned-posh ski resort, Telluride attracts visitors from all over the world for its steep runs, top-notch snow, and spectacular natural beauty. But when the snow stops falling and … Continue reading

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Aspen in Autumn

Once Labor Day rolls around, the summer crowds disappear, and the crisp, cool mornings descend, it’s a lovely time to visit the chic mountain town of Aspen, Colorado. The vibe is decidedly mellower, you can find some great prices at … Continue reading

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Jackson Wyoming Adventure Seekers

Jackson, Wyoming is one of my favorite destinations so we decided to take a trip up there over Labor Day weekend. We left the bikes behind on this trip to do some hiking in Grand Teton National Park. I booked … Continue reading

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Why Winter Rocks Contest

In 500-2000 words, write a blog post that tells readers “Why Winter ROCKS!”  Contest rules and details can be found at

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