It’s less than two months until the start of ski season at some resorts and the countdown is on. Here at Back to Ski we take planning for the ski season seriously, which is why from September 22nd to 26th we are sponsoring Back to Ski Week.
You’ve sent your kids back to school – now let’s get back to skiing
Back to Ski Week is an extravaganza of skiing information, prizes, and conversation that’s designed to get us all excited and ready to hop on our skis for the 2014-15 ski season. Here’s what you can to do participate:
- Sign up for the Back to Ski newsletter and you’ll get our five-part series How to Plan a Family Ski Vacation delivered right to your inbox.
- Visit Facebook and check out the Back to Ski page – from September 22nd through the 26th we’ll be offering daily chances to win one of four awesome ski gear packs from Keystone Resort in Colorado. Participants will also be entered to win an Ultimate Family Adventure – a weeklong vacation at Keystone. Like the page and never miss another one of our updates.
- Be sure to follow us on Twitter @Back2Ski – all week long we’ll be sharing links and tips using the hashtag #backtoski. Join us Wednesday, September 24 from 8 to 9 p.m. EST for our #backtoski chat – not only will you get expert skiing tips, you’ll have a chance to win prizes from our sponsors and a signed copy of The Family Traveler’s Handbook.
- A group of top family travel bloggers offers their tips about getting your kids on skis – these are parents who have been-there, done-that when it comes to skiing and know all about planning fabulous family ski vacations. Be sure to check out their posts:
Top Reasons Why Breckenridge is a Perfect Family Ski Vacation at Pit Stops for Kids
5 Reasons I Learned to Ski for My Children at Life in Pleasantville
A Trip to Smuggler’s Notch = A Chance to Up Dad’s Cool Factor at Ciao Bambino
10 Reasons Keystone, CO is the Best Family Ski Destination at Kidventurous
5 Reasons to Introduce Your Kids to Vermont Skiing and Riding at Boston Mamas
Encouraging the Reluctant Skier: How to Make Your Kids Love Skiing as Much as You Do at The Vacation Gals
Planning an Epic Family Ski Vacation With Back to Ski at 100 Routes Across America
The snow isn’t falling yet, but we hope you’re as excited as we are to think winter!