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Stowe, Vermont - Winterfest

Stowe Gondola
Stowe Mountain Resort
 
BRSC Winterfest
 
Stowe, VT
Mar. 4–9, 2018



Calling all Skiers and Snowboarders: The Peninsula Ski Club has joined forces with the Richmond Ski Club and the Blue Ridge Ski Council to bring you a fun-filled trip to one of New England's premier ski resorts — at a great price!

Located on Vermont's highest peak, Stowe is known for the variety of its terrain, its long runs, and its gondolas, as well as the historic village with its restaurants and brew pubs. And now that Stowe is part of Vail Resorts, your Epic Pass can save you the price of a separate lift ticket.

Now in its third year, Winterfest complements the Council's popular Western Carnival and Eurofest trips, leveraging the buying power of multiple clubs to secure great deals on lifts and lodging.  Plus you'll have ample opportunity to meet, mingle, swap tales, and ski with members of other clubs in our region.

PSC and RSC participants will be staying at the Commodores Inn in the nearby village of Stowe. A free shuttle bus runs every 20-30 minutes between the town and the resort.

PSC's package price of $836 includes:

  • Roundtrip BRSC motor coach to/from the Richmond, VA area or northern Virginia
  • 4 days skiing (M-Th)
  • Council ski & snowboard racing with awards
  • 5 nights lodging at Commodores Inn, double occupancy w/ 2 queens or 1 king
  • Daily hot breakfast buffet
  • Indoor heated pool & hot tub
  • Free shuttle service to/from the resort
  • BRSC parties: Mon. welcome reception, Weds. après ski reception, Thurs. farewell reception
The bus will depart from the north side of Richmond at 5:30 a.m. and will stop in northern Virginia en route. PSC participants may pick up the bus at either location, or you can provide your own transportation to Stowe with a corresponding reduction in price. The bus will leave Stowe after breakfast on Friday for the return trip. If you're not riding the bus, you can add a 5th day of skiing (Fri.) for just $31.

Single occupancy rooms are also available at extra cost.

Special refund policy: A deposit of $200 per person is non-refundable; cancellations prior to the refund cut-off date (Jan. 20, 2018) are eligible to recover lodging costs only if the tour operator can adjust accommodations to eliminate any empty beds; other costs (bus, lift tickets) may not be recoverable after the refund cut-off date. If you are concerned about refunds, we recommend that you purchase trip insurance to cover unforseen circumstances.

For complete pricing and additional details, see the trip flyer.



When:
Sunday, March 4, 2018 to Friday, March 9, 2018
Where:
Stowe Mountain Resort
https://www.stowe.com/
7416 Mountain Road
Stowe, VT  05672

Additional Info:
Contact:
Tom Crockett - Stowe 2018
Category:
PSC Ski Trip
Registration is required by February 20, 2018
Payment In Advance Only
You must be a member of the Peninsula Ski Club or another BRSC-affiliated club to sign up for this trip.

Special refund policy: $200 non-refundable deposit; lodging refunds are not guaranteed; lift ticket and bus costs may be unrecoverable after Jan. 20, 2018.

Prices are estimated and subject to change.
Cancellation Policy:
This trip has special cancellation/refund provisions as follows:

Payments for this trip are subject to a $200 non-refundable deposit plus unrecoverable lodging fees if cancelled prior to Jan. 20, 2018, or all unrecoverable costs (including deposit and lodging) if cancelled after Jan. 20, 2018.

Membership dues are non-refundable and all payments are final.

Fees for other club activities are non-refundable unless otherwise stated.

By signing up for a club activity, the participant agrees that the club is not liable for refunds for circumstances beyond its control, including, but not limited to, travel disruptions due to weather, lack of snow at destination resorts, civil unrest, etc. In such circumstances, the club will make reasonable attempts to recover whatever funds it can and return them to affected participants. The club recommends that participants purchase travel insurance to cover contingencies. A trip participant also acknowledges that the club, consisting of unpaid volunteers, makes its best efforts to arrange trips suitable to the members, but makes no guarantees or warranties of any kind.
Payment Schedule
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Activities/Items    (Click the down-arrow to the left of the activity/item to view the details)
Base Package - Lodging and Receptions
Single Supplement - Lodging
Bus from Richmond or NoVa
Lift Ticket - 4 Days (M-Th)
Lift Ticket Upgrade - 5th Day (F)
  Member of the Blue Ridge Ski Council