Monthly Archives: December 2012

Aspen Vacation Time

Hi, this is Nancy from Mountain Reservations by VacationRoost.  I recently had the pleasure of staying in the Durant Condos #2D.  This condo is an elegant and spacious unit on Galena Street in Aspen.  The location, while being ideal as … Continue reading

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Splurge vs. Save in Park City

When planning your next Park City vacation are you looking to save money or splurge on your vacation?  Here are some options of how you can find your great restaurants, lift tickets, ski rentals, and activities at the price you … Continue reading

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10 Fun Facts about Skiing in the Centennial State

As the flakes begin to fall, it’s not unreasonable to dream of the slopes in places like Telluride and Steamboat Springs. Sure, the ski resorts started opening in October, but the snow really starts flying in December. No more of … Continue reading

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Film Review: Warren Miller’s Flow State

Warren Miller’s films are a rite of passage into ski season each year. From late October to early December the film goes on tour, with screening events in mountain-minded cities from coast to coast. The goal: get skiers as amped … Continue reading

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How to save money on ski and snowboard gear for the whole family

If you’re here on the Mountain Reservations site, you’ve already figured out how to help make a ski vacation more affordable, but what about all the gear and clothes? Until you try to outfit an entire family for ski season, you … Continue reading

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Event Dining: Z’Tejas Tequila Dinner

Last week I attended a special event dinner at Z’Tejas Southwestern Grill at The Gateway in downtown Salt Lake City. The dinner theme centered on Tequila, and included a four-course meal and three tequila pairings. The first course was a … Continue reading

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Create your “What’s Your Sign” Facebook Bumper Sticker

Mountain Reservations has a cool new bumper sticker that you can create on Facebook to create a clever or fun phrase along with being a green, blue, or black skier/boarder. 1) Create your bumper sticker 2) Share your sticker … Continue reading

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A weekend away

Sometimes a weekend away (a mere 48 hours!) is all you need to rewind, refresh and gain a new perspective on life. It certainly doesn’t hurt when the location of your getaway is the beautiful, Jackson Hole Wyoming. As a … Continue reading

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Old West Saloons of Colorado’s Ski Towns

When you think of ski towns in Colorado, it’s hard not to envision the glitzy, multi-billion dollar resorts that attract the wealthy and the very wealthy. Places like Aspen and Vail have grabbed the headlines of top luxury travel magazines … Continue reading

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5 Reasons to Book a Vacation Rental for Your Next Family Trip

My family and I are huge fans of vacation rentals when we travel. We’ve rented houses, condominiums or apartments in Hawaii, Mexico, Colorado and Utah in recent years. As an alternative to standard hotel rooms, vacation rentals offer many benefits. … Continue reading

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