Far West Skier's Guide 2013-2014 - (Page 16)

North American Travel by Nancy Ellis Vice-President of North America Travel, FWSA Beaver Creek: Vail Resorts / Jack Affleck, photographer The North American Ski Week Will be Held in Beaver Creek, Colorado January 25 - February 1, 2014 "Not exactly roughing it!" That's what FWSA members will be doing for the January 25 - February 1, 2014 Far West Ski Week in Beaver Creek. Tommy Geary with Vail Resorts Beaver Creek, Stephen Hall and Sandy Gaudette of Ski- group.net, along with Nancy Ellis and her travel staff have been working together preparing for another FWSA outstanding ski week. Participants will have the opportunity to ski or ride 149 trails accessed by 25 lifts with something for everyone, from Strawberry Beaver Creek Resort is comprised of three distinct on-mountain villages - the main Beaver Creek Village, Bachelor Gulch and Arrowhead, and two amenity-laden towns at its base. Each village setting has its own unique character and mountain setting. Park's gentle groomers to the Birds of Prey downhill course where hundreds of skiers compete on the world cup circuit. There will also be a ski day to Vail Resort for those wishing to check out this ski area only a short bus ride away. Ski week activities will consist of: n n n n n n n Skigroup thanks the Farwest Ski Association for their business in partnering on the Beaver Creek trip 2014. Welcome Party Pub Crawl Races Après Party Mountain Picnic Awards Banquet and Dance Racer Reception & more Beaver Creek resort is made up of three separate and distinct villages. Beaver Creek Village is the main center of the resort where all the walkways are heated and clear of snow. The center of the village has an ice rink with boutiques, art galleries, the Vilar Center of the Arts, and bars and restaurants lining the perimeter. You access the base area to the lifts via escalators. Bachelor Gulch is where the world renowned Ritz Carlton Hotel is located along with many other homes and condominiums. This area offers mostly intermediate skiing and riding. Arrowhead Village is the westernmost entrance to the resort, offering the Broken Arrow restaurant with an outdoor patio. Please check the FWSA website at www.fwsa.org for the Beaver Creek flyer which includes details and information to sign up for this exciting trip. 16 Far West Skier's Guide 2O13 - 2O14 / See the Digital Edition of the Far West Skier's Guide at www.fwsa.org. http://www.Skigroup.net http://www.Skigroup.net http://www.fwsa.org http://www.fwsa.org

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Far West Skier's Guide 2013-2014

Far West Skier's Guide 2013-2014
Board of Directors, Trustees
President’s Message: FWSA is on the Move!
FWSA Committee Chairmen and Other Representatives
FWSA Presidents Gather at 2013 Convention
Council Information
FWSA Council Services Supports Clubs
National Ski Council Federation Brings Councils & Clubs Together Nationwide
FWSA Membership: Through Clubs or Direct
FWSA Direct Member Application Form
Order Form / Far West Skier’s Guide
FWSA Communications
Ski Season - 2014
FWSA Travel Program
FWRA Board of Directors
FWRA League Race Chairs
Why Do We Race?
FWRA Race Schedule
The FWSA Athletic Scholarship Program Helps Junior Racers
Pursue Your Passions Through the FWSF
Hope on the Slopes Events
Winter Trails Day
FWSA 81st Annual Convention - Mountain Magic Moments - Recap
FWSA 2013 Convention Sponsors
FWSA Industry Award Winners
Convention Door Prize Donors & Milestones
2013 FWSA Councils’ Man & Woman of the Year
Silent Auction & Travel Expo Participants - 2013
2013 FWSA Convention Award Recipients
Snowsports Celebrities Entertain & Inform
Candace Cable, Keynote Speaker
FWSA Safety Person of the Year
FWSA Western Ski Heritage Award
FWSA Snowsports Builder Awards
FWSA Ski Clubs & Councils Continue Generous Charity Support
FWSA 82nd Annual Convention - Volcanic Paradise - Bend, Oregon
FWSA 83rd Annual Convention - Salute to San Diego
Twelve Resorts / One Pass
Public Affairs - 2013 Update
The Road to Sochi
Lodging Options
Regional Ski Shows
High Hopes Exist for an Olympic & Far West History Museum in Squaw Valley
Zermatt: Where Legends Meet!
Has Technology Made Skiing Safer?
How Well Do You Know Your Resorts?
A Visit to the 2013- 2014 Digital Edition Only Insert
FWSA Council & Club Information

Far West Skier's Guide 2013-2014