Amazing Getaways'

Great Escapes and Outdoor Adventures of the Pacific Northwest: Winter Wonderlands...


BRITISH COLUMBIA:


  • Grouse Mountain...Vancouver, B.C.
    (604) 984-0611.
    Day and night alpine skiing and snow boarding.

  • Whistler/Blackcomb...Whistler B.C.
    (800) 446-4688.
    Number # 1 ski area in North America sporting the two greatest vertical rise mountains. The two areas combined have nearly 7000 acres of ski able terrain.

  • Lost Lake...Whistler, B.C.
    (604) 932-2394.
    13.5 miles of track-set cross country trails wind throughout the Lost Lake area. The trails are lit for night skiing.

  • Meadow Park Arena...Whistler, B.C.
    (604) 938-PARK.
    Indoor ice skating rink.

  • Whistler Outdoor Experience...Whistler, B.C.
    (604) 932-3389.
    Fun sleigh rides through the open fields. Musical entertainment, a campfire and food top off the event.

  • Canadian Snowshoeing Service...Whistler, B.C.
    (604) 932-7877.
    Take a walk on the snowy side...a great way to exercise and take in the sights all in one.

  • Manning Resort...Manning Park, B.C.
    (604) 840-8822.
    Fun family destination.

  • Banff/Lake Louise...Banff, B.C.
    (800) 446-4688.
    This superb ski area are an exceptional winter playground.



    WASHINGTON:


  • Stevens Pass...Leavenworth, WA.
    (206) 973-2441.
    Total ski able terrain includes 36 major runs covering 1,125 acres.

  • Crystal Mountain...Crystal Mountain, WA.
    (206) 663-2265, Sno-line (206) 634-3771.
    2,300 acres of Downhill fun.

  • The Pass, Snowqualmie/Hyak/Ski Acres/Alpental...Snoqualmie Pass, WA.
    434-SNOW (7669).
    Whether it's downhill, cross country, snow boarding or just tubing and snow play you'll find a great combination here.

  • Echo Valley...Lake Chelan, WA.
    (800) 4-CHELAN.
    500 foot vertical. 1 Poma, 3 rope tows...rentals and instructions.

  • Loup Loup...Okanogan, WA.
    (509) 997-5334.
    1,250 foot vertical. 2 Pomas, 1 rope tow.

  • North Cascades Heli-Ski...Methow, WA.
    (509) 996-3272, (800) 422-3048.
    350,000 acres with 80 designated runs ranging from 1,500 to 4,000 ft. vertical.

  • Mission Ridge...Wenatchee, WA.
    (509) 663-6543

    What makes the Mission Ridge Ski & Board Resort different from every other ski area in Washington? Itís the combination of sunshine, dry snow and wide open spaces. Only 12 miles from Wenatchee, Mission Ridge has more than 36 designated runs spread over 2,000 acres of terrain - 2,250 vertical.. They also have 66 acres of snowmaking, more than any other area in the state along with a high speed quad ride to the summit where you can take in views of Mount Rainier and Mount Stuart to the south and the majestic Columbia River to the North.


  • Sun Mountain Lodge...Methow, WA.
    (800) 572-0493.

    The perfect getaway choice for Cross-country ski adventures...60K groomed trails for Track, skating and Telemark.


  • Toyota Town Center...Wenatchee, WA.
    (509) 677-7847

    2 full size ice skating rinks, concerts, hockey and more.




    OREGON:


  • Mt. Hood/Timberline...Mt. Hood, OR.

    Timberline is Oregon's only ski in, ski out resort.

  • Mt. Bailey/Diamond Lake Resort...Willamete Pass, OR.

    A well-kept secret for those who like wonderful scenery, especially for snowcat skiers.

  • Anthony Lakes Mountain Resort...LaGrande, OR.

    If you're into fluffy powder this is for you. You'll also love Baker City and Sprout Springs located in the Umatilla National Forest.
  • Ferguson Ridge...Wallowa, OR.

    A great spot for cross-country and downhill runs.

  • Blue Mountains...Eastern OR.
    (800) 332-1843.
    An excellent choice for cross-country skiing and snowmobiling. Winter is also a great time for wildlife viewing...especially wonderful via horse-drawn sleigh.

  • MT. Bachelor...Bend OR.
    (800) 800-8334.
    Pick your pleasure...alpine, cross-country, telemark or snowboard skiing. Whether it's groomed trails or untracked powder, you find it here.

  • Trail Of Dreams...Bend, OR.
    (800) 829-2442.
    If you want to take a ride on the wild side you owe it to yourself to try "Dog Sled Rides"...its like snowmobiling without all the noise.