Package deal at
hotels in Santa Fe offers room, board, equipment rental, Transportation to
area, lifts, lessons for $14.50 per day. Write Ski Development Corp., c/o
Ernest Blake, Rt. 3, Santa Fe.
include 2,700-foot double chair; also jeep to pick up skiers at bottom of
Best runs offer
powder and corn snow. Open slopes good for beginner and expert.
available for rent in Santa Fe. Cost per day for boots, poles and skis: $3.
entertainment: Local ski shop throws party every weekend, La Fonda hotel lights
fire in afternoon for skiers' cocktail hour.
Blake heads Santa Fe ski school, teaching a modified Arlberg technique. Eight
levels of classes cost $2.50 per lesson. Private instruction $5, with special
rate of $8 per lesson for two.
from Chicago 400 miles by bus or plane to Petoskey, then taxi 16 miles to ski
area. From Detroit 250 miles by plane or bus to Petoskey snow bus direct from
Detroit to Boyne on weekends. Car is best.
Best season Jan.
1 to Feb. 15. Snow from Dec. 30 to March 15.
Package deal with
Greyhound from Detroit offers round trip, room, board, lift, lessons for
weekend, $20. Boyne Mt. Lodge offers five days' room, board, lift, lessons,