Thursday, May 24, 2012

Jay Peak Resort Owners Purchase Burke Mountain in Vermont

The innovative and dynamic ownership team from Jay Peak Resort announced the purchase of Burke Mountain in Northern Vermont. Ariel Quiros, a significant landowner in the scenic Northeast Kingdom of Northern Vermont and Bill Stenger, Jay Peak Resort President and co-owner, have acquired Burke Mountain Resort. This announcement will add excitement, management depth and new promotional opportunities between the 2 areas and help to keep moving forward the continued development of Burke Mountain.

We expect to see joint promotions and cross promotions with the two resorts. Look for updates as they area announced.

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Save on Lodging, Golf and Dining in Bethel and Sunday River, Maine

The Bethel Inn and Resort is extending a variety of great values and specials for Mountain Sports Club members this summer. Save up to 33% on lodging and enjoy 2 for 1 dinners and spa upgrades. The specials cover a wide range of activities. This special hotel and resort has all the best amenities you look for in a vacation retreat. Not only are the rooms magnificent, but there is great dining, atmosphere and of course the golf and spa.

Save $100 on Golf Vacation Packages: One of summers best values are the Golf Vacation packages offered in a variety of packages to accommodate you best. Complete 2, 3 and 4 day Golf School Vacations from $499! Get your game in shape this summer at New England's most complete and affordable golf school vacation. All-inclusive packages include five hours of on-course PGA instruction per day, 3:1 student/teacher ratio, NEW video analysis with take home CD, unlimited Golf with carts, Full use of resort activities, All meals, cocktail reception, taxes and service fees. And...our promise your game will improve...GUARANTEED!

Other Restrictions: Rates are per person. Weekend programs slightly higher.

Head north and enjoy the beauty of Maine in the summer.

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Boulder Walking Tours Now offers Discount on Tours

The unique Boulder Walking Tours operation has just recently extended and added a new coupon offer for their tours. Mountain Sports Club members will now save $5 off any of these tours when using the premium membership discount coupons.

Boulder Walking Tours’ has offered fun and informative tours for locals and visitors alike, covering Boulder’s dynamic downtown, eclectic neighborhoods, historic districts, and even nearby open space. The best way to see Boulder’s pedestrian-friendly spaces ~ by foot! Our guides are locals who love Boulder, Colorado — its history, environment, architecture, food, fountains, artwork, lore, legends, and weird and wonderful places … and we’re ready to share it all with you.

Get out and explore Boulder, Colorado on your next visit to Boulder.

Monday, May 21, 2012

2 for 1 Discount for Berkshire East Canopy Tours

More and more mountain resorts continue to add canopy tours for guests during summer and fall off season. The newest attraction is growing in popularity as mountain resorts continue to add activities and offerings to grow summer and off season business and visits.

Berkshire East in Charlemont, MA is one area that has added and grown their Canopy Tours over the last few summers. This year Mountain Sports Club members will enjoy huge savings on this service hen using the discount 2 for 1 coupon. This is valid on the Mountain Top Tour which regularly runs $85. The discount offer is good for 2 tickets at the regular price to be used the same day.

While there are several options for enjoying the tours and zip lines the Mountain Top Tour is the most popular as it includes 7 zips, 2 ski lift rides*, 2 beautiful walks. 45' high platforms. Zip 100' off the ground on this gorgeous zip line canopy tour adventure.

This featured tour offers a lot for everybody. With long zips, gorgeous views, beautiful forests, 45' high towers, see-through metal grate platforms and two relaxing chair lift rides*.

To start, guests ride the chairlift to the summit, where they can enjoys the views of the forest, the ski area, our new wind turbine, and the Deerfield River Valley, all while suiting up for your trip. Once you become acquainted with your gear you embark on a short walk through the woods brings you to the first of seven unique cables crossing the southern ridge of Mount Institute.

The zip lines on the Mountain Top Tour range from 250' to 800' feet in length.

A combination of ground and platform take-offs and landings and dual racing zip lines make this tour a wonderful canopy tour adventure.

The Mountain Top tour fills up the quickest on the weekends and features design elements of both the Base Area Tour and Valley Jump Tour.

After finishing the tour, guests enjoy a second chairlift ride* back down to the base of the mountain.
The Mountain Top Tours takes about 3 hours*. Participants must be at least 8 years old and weigh between 70 and 275 pounds.

Get out and enjoy life in the mountains.

Friday, May 18, 2012

GoLite and Save 50% off

The locally based Boulder, CO outdoor supplier GoLite has truly ramped up their direct sales effort to consumers. This decision to go direct to consumers and offer them top of the line outdoor gear and apparel at 50% off is a sure winner for consumer. In addition to being able to purchase online GoLite has just recently opened a retail/outlet store on the Pearl Street Mall in Boulder.

Make sure to shop either online or in the store to take advantage of 50% off the best gear for outdoor adventure and exploration. What can you find? Tents, Backpacks, Sleeping bags, Men's and women's apparel.