Pagosa Springs, Colo. is known for having “the most snow in Colorado” with annual snowfall of 465 natural inches. Wolf Creek Resort was recently mentioned on Forbes.com as having “the best snow in all of Colorado by a big margin.” And the accolades continue with 10best.com rating Wolf Creek as a top 10 best ski resort in 2012 – “Wolf Creek is the stuff of ski legend.” The greatest advantage to all this snow is that ski seasons lasts longer – October-April, which is great for the U.S. Olympic Team who trains at Wolf Creek. Plus the resort is so large that it doesn’t seem as crowded as other ski resorts. Less crowds, challenging slopes, tons of powder; are you ready to book your ski vacation with Extra Holidays by Wyndham?
There’s even more to do than downhill skiing and snowboarding, Pagosa Springs has a very active cross-country ski club who organize fun events throughout the season. Pagosa Nordic Club frequently organizes free Sunset/Moonrise X-C Ski Socials. WinterFest Nordic Ski Races are scheduled for February 9 & 10. Pagosanordic.com offers detailed grooming reports, event information and trail maps. The Nordic trails also offer snowshoeing options – ideal for a peaceful walk through the mountains.
There are unique things to do in Pagosa, as well. Most people think of hot air ballooning only in the warm months, but in Pagosa you can take a hot air balloon in the winter and enjoy the gorgeous snow-covered San Juan mountain range. You might not think of Colorado for ice fishing either, but in Pagosa there are plenty of frozen lakes teaming with fish and outfitters ready to show you the best spots.
After all the winter activities, take a relaxing soak in the famous Pagosa Springs. This après ski activity is unique in Pagosa, offering natural mineral hot springs famous for its healing water. You can choose from indoor or outdoor springs.
For more information on all the winter activities of Pagosa and things to do visit http://www.visitpagosasprings.com
Stay near all the action at Wyndham Pagosa. Extra Holidays by Wyndham is featuring a special offer with one-bedroom suites from $109*.
Call 1-800-670-3620 and mention code: EHHP.
Wyndham Pagosa is situated minutes from downtown and the Wolf Creek Ski Resort. Stay in spacious 1- and 2-bedroom suites with private bedrooms. Relax in the living room and sit around dining table after preparing a quick meal in the kitchen. There’s a washer and dryer for your convenience. And some suites offer hot tubs and balconies.
For more resort information visit http://www.extraholidays.com/pagosa-springs-colorado/wyndham-pagosa.aspx#resort-accommodation
*Book by January 31, 2013. Travel by March 28, 2013. Mention code: EHHP. Two-night minimum stay. Subject to availability. Not valid over holidays and special events. Cannot be combined with any other offer.