Taos, New Mexico – February 2020
Flanked by sacred wilderness, rugged peaks and multicultural vibes, Taos Ski Valley is a haven for 300+ inches of bone-dry powder stashes and some of the most untamed chutes, bowls and glades in North America. With nearly half of all trails rated for beginners and intermediates, it’s unpolished charm and cheeky mountain rituals welcome anyone with a spirit of adventure. Taos Ski Valley offers an immersive week-long learning experience for all ages and abilities at an incredible price. This is a uniquely fun way to improve your skills that creates lifelong friendships and memories.
Average Annual Snowfall: 305″ Average Days of Sunshine: 300 + days Total Acreage: 1,294 acres Base Elevation: 9,200 ft / 2,805 meters Summit Elevation: 12,481 ft / 3,804 meters Vertical Drop: 3,281 ft / 997 meters Uphill capacity: 15,000+ skiers per hour 110 Trails: 24% beginner, 25% intermediate, 51% expert 15 Lifts: 4 quads; 3 triples; 5 doubles; 3 surface lifts Snowmaking on 100% of beginner & intermediate slopes
Round-trip flights on American Airlines, DCA-ABQ. Baggage charge will apply.
Ski in-Ski out lodging at Snakedance Condos (2 people per room, 4 per condo)
Five-day lift ticket
One group dinner
Discounted rates on ski rentals and lessons
America Airlines Feb 15: Depart DCA 7:55 AM, arrive ABQ 12:15 PM via ORD Feb 22: Depart ABQ 11:55 AM, arrive DCA 4:59 PM via DFW
$2,100 per person, double occupancy $1,700 – Non-skiers $230 – Week long lesson Package $633 – Single supplement add Discounts for kids and seniors (see application)
Deposit to confirm: $800 by October 11, 2019. If we do not have adequate number of participants signed up by this date, we have to reduce or cancel the trip. Balance payable by December 12, 2019.
Use this link to submit online trip application.
Method of Payment:
Send trip application form and the check (and if not already a member, a membership application form and a separate check), payable to Fund & Bank Staff Ski Club to: Brenda Mejia 1307 Fern St., NW Washington, DC 20012
The Cancellation Policy:
By November 1, 2019: $200 penalty. Cancellation after November 1, 2019: refund only if a substitute is found. The Club will assist in finding a substitute.
Trip Leader: Brenda Mejia 202-746-2714 SkiBum2026@gmail.com
The club recommends that participants purchase sufficient travel and medical insurance as it will not be liable for any injuries caused during the trip or for trip cancellations made by the participant after cancellation deadline. You can compare and purchase travel insurance at insuremytrip.com.