Tampa Bay Ski Club Canada
Helen Newcombe
Lance Penn,
Trip Leader
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Banff, Canada

March 2nd - 9th, 2019  (Saturday-Saturday)

From $1529 Per Person

This Trip is SOLD OUT!

Spring Skiing in the Rockies!

Prime Snow Conditions!

DELUXE Buffet Breakfast Included!

Discounted Ski Equipment!


John Newcombe
Tracy Kirkpatrick,
Assistant Trip Leader
Meet The Trip Leaders
There are no dues to pay on Tampa Bay Ski Club trips and no extra charge for using your credit card!

Your Banff holiday will begin at Tampa International Airport. Our friendly trip leaders,Lance Penn and Tracy Kirkpatrick, will meet and assist with check in. The group will fly on United to Calgary and then board a deluxe motor coach for a 90 minute scenic ride to Banff.

BANFF is a Unique Winter Resort!

The town is a mountain resort, amid some of the most beautiful scenery in the world. Elk walk along the snow-covered streets as casually as skiers and snowboarders. A train whistle blows in the distance as a reminder of the area's railway roots, while designer shops dot the streetscapes. Lured by the wilderness, the skiing and variety of outdoor activities, people from all over the world are drawn to the Banff National Park area. Virtually every language from German and Japanese, to French and Spanish, can be heard on Banff's bustling main avenue. In Banff, you can experience many restaurants, shops, museums, cultural activities and wilderness adventures.

Additional Resort Information

The Ptarmigan Inn in Banff is surrounded by the majestic Canadian Rocky Mountains. The Inn has an impressive, three stories, open beam, atrium lobby complete with bubbling waterfall and stone fishpond! The guestrooms feature wood furnishings and breathtaking mountain views. It is just steps away from downtown shopping and nightlife. Flavorful pasta dishes, stone-hearth oven thin crust pizzas, tantalizing meat and vegetarian entrees and a variety of house made appetizers and delicious desserts await you at The Meatball. A grand buffet breakfast is included in our trip price!


Skiers at the top of any mountain in the Canadian Rockies will be awed by the snow covered peaks and unspoiled wilderness of Banff National Park. A unique preserved and protected World Heritage Site, it is virtually the same as when explorers, mountain climbers and adventurers came to the Rockies more than 100 years ago. Come discover the protected wilderness surrounding Banff and experience your own natural high. One interchangeable lift ticket provides free transfers from the Inn to the slopes! Skiers and snowboarders can choose from three full-service ski areas in Banff and Lake Louise, each with its own distinctive flavor. Mount Norquay, Sunshine Village, and Lake Louise provide more than 7,500 acres and 227 trails for skiers and snowboarders of any ability.

Lake Louise is Canada's largest ski area with over eleven square miles of terrain. "Louise" is a skier friendly mountain with at least one green run serving every lift! Dozens of long cruising runs meander through the trees and over fifteen feet of snow fill the upper bowls with pure Rocky Mountain powder.

Sunshine Village is a unique high alpine ski area reached only by a cable car from the valley below! A vast network of lifts spreading out over open bowls full of powder. Sunshine Village gives skiers access to tree-lined runs through the forest. Skiers of all abilities can enjoy the great snow at Sunshine.

Mt Norquay is a Mountain and ski resort that lies directly Northwest of the town of Banff and is one of the three major ski resorts located in the Banff National Park. The smallest of the Ski Big 3 Banff resorts, Mount Norquay is a local gem in the Canadian Rockies. Do not be fooled by the size of Mount Norquay, for the scenic beauty is that of a picture perfect postcard and is one of the best-kept secrets of the Canadian Rockies. Mt. Norquay offers the only night skiing in Banff-Lake Louise, including a fully lit terrain park, and expert snowmaking on 85% of the terrain. Family-friendly Mt. Norquay offers outstanding conditions for beginner, intermediate and advanced skiers and riders.

Mountain Stats & Trail Maps

LODGING BEDDING & AMENITIES

Standard Hotel Room 1 OR 2 QUEEN BEDS / ATRIUM OR LOBBY VIEW / COFFEE MAKER
 
Superior Hotel Room 1 OR 2 QUEEN BEDS / EXTERIOR VIEW / COFFEE MAKER

PRICES INCLUDE AIR FROM TAMPA TO GALGARY BELOW:

Number of occupants: 1 2 3 4
 
Standard Hotel Room $1969 $1529 $1429 $1379
 
Superior Hotel Room $2089 $1589 $1469 $1409
 

Without Air Deduct: $600 per person. Those supplying own air are responsible for ground transportation if ours is missed for any reason.
You must inform the office of no air status!

  • Prices are per person and are subject to airline fuel surcharges and schedule changes!
  • All accommodations are assigned in order deposits are received. Early commitments get first choice!
  • No reservations are held without a deposit.
  • Price changes may occur on International Trips due to tax and currency fluctuations.

All International Travelers MUST have a current passport. Please submit a copy of the name page of all travelers’ passports along with, or within 10 days of deposit.

  Anyone with a criminal record (including a drunk driving conviction)
may be excluded from entering Canada.


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DOWNTOWN BANFF

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LAKE LOUISE

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DOG SLEDDING IN BANFF

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TUBING IN BANFF

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BANFF SLED RIDE

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PTARMIGAN INN

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PTARMIGAN INN GUEST ROOM


Price: $1529 per person, with air, 2 people in a Standard Hotel Room
Includes: Deluxe motor coach transfers to/from Calgary, seven nights lodging, all current taxes, and group social activities.
Deposit: $300 per person Plus optional Trip Insurance to cover preexisting conditions, need to submit within 10 days of deposit to be covered.
Balance Due: January 18th, 2019
Cancellation Date: November 30th, 2018   (Must be in writing, see trip application for details.)
Payment: Credit card authorization or check payable to: Tampa Bay Ski Club
  and mailed to: 4905 W. State Street
Tampa, Florida 33609
Deposit and balance of trip costs can be paid by check or with a major credit card. You will be billed later for the final payment. At that time, you will be able to order lift tickets, reserve ski-rentals, select optional activities and purchase trip insurance (PREEXISTING NOT COVERED)

Minimum participation required. Prices are subject to any fuel surcharges,
new fees or taxes imposed by airlines or governmental agencies.

SKI TRIP APPLICATION


Further Information Contact: Tampa Bay Ski Club @ Bowen Travelworld
E-mail: SKIUS@SKIUS.COM or Call
(813) 289-8344 - Just ask for the Ski Department!

To contact the Trip Leader:

Lance Penn
(863) 860-9166
Email: lancepenn@hotmail.com

Or Assistant Trip Leader:

Tracy Kirkpatrick
(863) 698-9846
Email: Tkirk@tampabay.rr.com

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