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Sun Peaks, British Columbia

Date: 
Fri, 01/26/2018 (All day) to Sat, 02/03/2018 (All day)

Snow Report for Sun Peaks, British Columbia

Sun PeaksNote: Departure/Return Times are subject to change.  Please check your email for updates.

Description

Gelandesprung Ski Club presents a ski adventure at Sun Peaks, British Columbia.  Sun Peaks is the second largest ski area in Canada.  It includes three mountains with excellent skiing for all levels.  

This trip will have two groups, 30 people will travel January 26 through February 2, the other group January 27 to February 3.

Highlights include:

  • Ski in-ski out; in fact you can ski through town
  • Dry powdery snow
  • Great terrain for all levels of skiers on 4,270 acres of skiable terrain
  • 16 Gladed runs are identified on the map; most are blue runs
  • Two alpine bowls
  • We will stay at the beautiful Grand Hotel
  • In-house mountain-view pool, boutiques, eateries and nightclub

 

 

Cost

  • $1,750 (Saturday to Saturday group)
  • $1,730 (Friday to Friday group)

NOTE: The Saturday departure must fill first

Trip Includes

  • All travel arrangements
  • Seven nights at the Grand Hotel including a full breakfast each morning
  • Two people per room (King bed or two Queen beds)
  • Five of six day ski pass
  • 6th day of skiing option for $50
  • Après ski event
  • Farewell party Thursday February 1

Activities

  • First Tracks Breakfast is available
  • Daytime or moonlight snowshoe tours on forest trails (Perhaps we will see the Aurora Borealis)
  • Day in the Spa
  • Mountain Man Dog sled Adventures
  • Horse drawn sleigh rides
  • Great Restaurants from pubs to fine dining
  • Check out the "Events & things to Do" tab on their website

Transportation Details

  • Finer details to come

Accommodation Details

Payment Schedule

  • 1st payment: August 12, 2017 (not before) $300.00
  • 2nd payment: September 19, 2017 $750.00
  • Final balance: November 11, 2017 with upgrades

Options

  • without flight - deduct $500 pp
  • without round trip ground transport to O'Hare - deduct $60 pp
  • without round trip ground transport to Sun Peaks - deduct $55
  • without lift pass - deduct $235
  • 6th day of skiing - add $50 (due with final payment)

Trip Leaders

Make Payment to:

Gelandesprung Ski Club
PO Box 10422
Green Bay, WI 54307-0422


Terms and Conditions

  • Signup begins on SATURDAY, AUGUST 12, 2017 (not before).
  • Mail your payments & registration to: GELANDESPRUNG SKI CLUB, PO BOX 10422, GREEN BAY, WI 54307-0422
  • Price changes may occur based on the exchange rate and/or repeal of the 5% room tax rebate. All price changes either negative or positive will be passed on to each participant.
  • You must be a member of Gelandesprung or Sly Fox Ski Clubs in good standing for 2017/18.
  • If you are a member with Sly Fox Ski Club, please provide a signed GC Waiver.
  • It would be most helpful if you have a rooming partner selected at the time of registration/deposit.
  • Adequate insurance in case of accidents, skier mountain evacuation, emergency medical treatment, and evacuation home, are recommended.  An insurance package will be offered at additional cost, with options for trip cancelation coverage. Please see Travel Insurance through CMSC, or Winter Ski & Sports.
  • A passport is required to enter and to leave Canada. The expiration date for the passport must be August 4, 2018 or later.
  • Canada considers a DUI (OWI) to be a felony. Canada restricts immigration to anyone affected, possibly affecting people that had an incident more than ten years ago. Canada has a website that you can reference. Contact the trip leader or assistant of you need information. 
  • CANCELLATION FEES.  September 9 - September 21: $50; September 22 - November 15: $400; After November 16: To be determined.  While cancelation fees can be waived if a substitute can be found for the spot, there will be a minimum $50 cancellation fee plus any costs associated with the change. After airline tickets are issued on December 15, they are nonrefundable and non-changeable.
  • Any questions? See Trip Leader information on this page.

1280 Alpine Road, Sun Peaks, BC, Canada V0E 5N0

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Gelandesprung Meaning

ge·län·de·sprung

a jump, usually over an obstacle, in which one plants both poles in the snow in advance of the skis, bends close to the ground, and propels oneself chiefly by the use of the poles.

Address

Gelandesprung Ski Club
PO Box 10422
Green Bay, WI 54307-0422
membership@gelandesprung.org

 

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