Author Archives: Social Chic

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Five qualities to look for in a ski or snowboarding school

For many families, ski or snowboarding lessons are a crucial aspect of a ski vacation. I concur: each of my kids learned to ski at age three, and ski schools were (and are!) a big part of our winter experience. … Continue reading

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Travel & Leisure’s Top Resorts: Which do we offer?

Mountain Reservations is proud to offer 12 of the top 50 resorts in the Continental U.S. We pride ourselves in offering our customers the highest quality vacation options for the best value. Check out some of our amazing properties: Montage Deer Valley, … Continue reading

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Top Restaurants in Mammoth Lakes

I visited Mammoth Lakes a few weeks ago and thought all of the food was amazing! Here are a few of my suggested restaurants along with a few recommendations from locals that I was unable to get to. 1. Lakefront … Continue reading

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Bear Watching in Mammoth Lakes

Don’t feed the bears. However, part of the adventure in Mammoth must include searching for one of the 48 black bears that live in and around town. Driving around from dumpster to dumpster after 11 pm can be as exciting … Continue reading

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Memorial Day in Heber, Utah

With Memorial Day fast approaching you may be trying to decide where to have some fun this weekend. Homestead and Zermatt are both celebrating with a variety of events and opportunities to head out of town. The weekend is kicking … Continue reading

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Ski Season Bonus: Many Resorts Extend Their Season

While many skiers get depressed about their favorite resorts closing and the season ending–recent snow storms in both Colorado and Utah have raised spirits of ski aficionados all across the country. It isn’t too late to book a ski vacation, … Continue reading

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Gambling + Snowboarding in South Lake Tahoe

Living in Salt Lake City provides me access to many of the top ski resorts in the country and some of the best snow on earth. However, we have laws in Utah that keep us from doing one of my … Continue reading

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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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Pond Skimming Extravaganza at Canyons Resort

A few years ago I attended my first Spring Skiing event at Canyons Resort called, Spring Grüv Pond Skimming and Concert. The costumes, the music and the blue skies made this a day I couldn’t forget. Two years later, I … Continue reading

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Breck, Vail and Beaver Creek for My Birthday: The Complete Menu

It’s my 33rd birthday and I get to ride at Vail Resort today! I’ve spent the last two nights in Breckenridge and I’ll be spending the next two nights in Beaver Creek. Along the way is Vail Resort and I … Continue reading

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