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GUIDED SNOWBOARD PROGRESSION TOUR
15 D | 14 N | 11 Days Riding | Up to 9 Ski Areas
From price based on twin-share room occupancy.
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From price based on twin-share room occupancy.
Base/invoice currency is in AUD inc taxes.
*Displayed price may vary due to currency fluctuations.
USD 4,379
Ability: Strong Intermediate to Advanced
Want to ride up to 9 of the USA's top ski resorts in one hit whilst hanging out with like minded people & improving your riding skills? This incredible snowboarding only tour is available to solo travelers & groups alike & visits resort in Colorado, Utah & California.
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Inclusions
  • 11 full days guiding/instruction (max 1:6 ratio)
  • 14 nights twin/double hotel-style accommodation
  • Daily breakfasts + welcome & farewell dinners
  • 5 days of lift passes
  • Private inter-resort transfers & more...
Add-ons
  • Epic Season Lift Pass - USD 899
  • Transfers to/from the airports
Location: USA | Tour Focus: Guided-Progression | Terrain Focus: Off-Piste, On-Piste
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Feb 20 - Mar 06, 2019
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USD 4,379
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Overview - NEW for 2019!

USA Snow Road Trip SummaryThis road trip visits some of the USA's most iconic ski resorts in Colorado, Utah and California.

All resorts are owned by Vail resorts so one single season pass (The Epic Pass) will give you access to more riding than you could ever dream of!

Combine the snowboarding with professions hosts/guides, a group of like-minded people, American food & boutique beers and you have the formula for the adventure of a lifetime.

AbilityThis instruction/progression tour is for strong intermediate to advanced snowboarders.

Resorts Visited The aim of the tour is to access all 9 of the following ski areas however the destinations may vary slightly dependent on the snow and weather conditions on the day.

Colorado (5 days): Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Arapahoe Basin.

Utah (3 days): Park City

California (3 days): Heavenly, Kirkwood and Northstar.

Accommodation & Meals

Accommodation throughout the road trip is staying in well-located 3-star Best Western hotels.

A cooked breakfast is provided each day and all properties have a spa and/or pool,

Rooms are double + double bed rooms and the price is based on twin-share.

The actual properties are:

Dillon, CO - Best Western the Ptarmigan Inn

Kimball Junction, UT - Best Western Landmark Inn

South Lake Tahoe, CA
- Best Western Station Inn


Quality Best Western hotels..

...double + double rooms...

.....on-site hot tub/spa

Itinerary

This tour begins in Dillon Colorado and ends in South Lake Tahoe in California. Transfers to/from the airports are not included however MVAUS can assist you with booking these transfers.

Day 1 - Arrival Day

After arriving in the morning into Denver, CO, you will take a shuttle from Denver airport to Dillon which will be your base for the first part of the tour. In the afternoon you will get straight into it and head to the adrenaline packed indoor recreation centre called Woodward for a freestyle introduction session involving trampolines and snowboard ramps with foam landing pits.

In the evening you will have welcome dinner and drinks where you will get to know the other guests you will be spending time with over the next 2 weeks.

Day 2 to 6 - Lets get Shredding

The first part of the road trip you will have five epic days riding in Colorado resorts with your own private MVA guide and instructor. Vail, Keystone, Breckenridge, Arapahoe Basin, and Beaver Creek are all potential destinations. 

Afternoons can be spent back at Woodward to work on improving your freestyle skills or you can just chill out and relax at your hotel or check out one or more of the great cafe's and bars in Dillon. 

Day 7 - Travel to Park City via Arches National Park

Day 7 is a fairly lengthy drive to Park city however this will be broken up with a visit to the breathtaking Arches National Park along the way where you can stretch your legs and take in the beautiful scenery.

Day 8 to 10 - Park City!


The middle part of the trip you will spend 3 days riding the huge ski area of Park City (which now also incorporates what was previously know as Canyons) in Utah.

This ski area is massive offering something for everyone including some amazing off-piste powder skiing / riding.

In the evenings you will visit fabulous eateries and there are also some great little bars around town.

Day 11 - Off to South Lake Tahoe

On day 11 you will travel from Park City to South Lake Tahoe in California where you will spend the next few nights near the base of Heavenly Ski Resort.

Day 12 to 14 - Shredding Lake Tahoe

Over the next 3 days you will explore Kirkwood, Northstar and Heavenly

On the night of day 14 the group will have its farewell dinner and this will be a last chance to party with your new found friends and share memories of the epic journey you have experienced over the past couple of weeks.

Day 15 - Departure Day

Sadly it's time to say goodbye to your guides and friends, and no doubt you will have had an epic time in the United States.

Departure time is completely up to you, there is the option to leave your bags at the accommodation and if you’re completely hooked on amazing South Lake Tahoe you can easily ride at Heavenly, walking distance from the accommodation in South Lake Tahoe.

Additional nights’ accommodation can also be arranged in advance based on availability. 

2019 Rates, Inclusions & Add-Ons

RatesAUD $5,999
  • based on twin/double share per person
  • if you are a solo traveler or have an odd number in your group that doesn't match up with the available rooms, you will be placed in a room with other people on the tour
  • there is no single room supplement available for this tour
  • base/invoice currency is Australian Dollars
  • convert to your currency here
Inclusions
  • 11 full days guiding/instruction (max 1:6 ratio)
  • 14 nights twin/double hotel-style accommodation
  • Daily breakfasts + welcome & farewell dinners
  • 5 days of lift passes
  • Private inter-resort transfers & more...
  • Group tour activities, games and lots more!
  • Pools and/or Spas at all our hotels for relaxing the muscles after a day on the hill
  • Visit to Arches National Park with all entry fees included.
  • Local, professional and knowledgeable tour guide at your service 24/7, so you don’t have to worry about a thing while enjoying your holiday
  • Different restaurants organised for you each night, to give you the chance to sample the best of what America has to offer.
Optional Extras
  • Epic Season Lift Pass - USD 899
  • Transfers to/from the airports
Not Included

Mountain Ventures Australia Booking Terms & Conditions

Deposit and Full Payment

  • Deposit is AUD $500 to secure your spot on the tour
  • Payment of deposit is required within 4 days from invoice or your spot is considered cancelled
  • The remaining balance is due 60 days before trip departure
  • Failure to pay balance will result in loss of deposit
  • All payments are to made in Australian dollars
  • Payments can be made by EFT (direct bank account deposit) orBPay

Cancellation Policy

  • 60 days or more from trip departure - loss of deposit
  • 45 - 59 days from trip departure - 50% of tour cost
  • 21 - 44 days from trip departure - 75% of tour cost
  • 0 - 20 days from trip departure - 100% of tour cost

Cancellation by MVAUS
MVAUS reserves the right to cancel any program due to weather, route conditions or lack of numbers (tour requires min 4 guests to operate) to make up a tour. If a tour is cancelled before commencing, a full refund will be given; however, MVAUS is not responsible for any additional expenses incurred in preparing for the program (i.e., airline tickets, equipment purchase or rental, hotel reservations).

Travel Insurance
It is a requirement by MVAUS that all participants have the appropriate travel insurance. You can buy travel insurance online here