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Alyeska Resort brings back special $99 beginner lesson package valid for three group ski or snowboard lessons in April
April 4, 2012 (Girdwood, Alaska) – Following a successful promotion in January, Alyeska Resort is extending the $99 beginner package which includes three group ski or snowboard lessons, rental equipment and lower mountain lift ticket. The offer is valid for the month of April, daily ski operations runs through Sunday, April 29 this winter.
The Alyeska Resort Learn to Ski and Snowboard package is designed for those new to skiing and snowboarding. The $99 package includes beginner level group lessons with certified instructors from the Alyeska Mountain Learning Center. The package represents a savings of $110 off regular lesson package rates. The package also includes lower mountain lift ticket which provides access on the two magic carpets, Bear Cub Quad and Chair 7 and rental ski or snowboard equipment from top manufacturers including Rossignol, Salomon and Burton. The three group lessons are valid through April 29, 2012. Those interested in a ski package must be age five or older; those preferring a snowboard package must be age eight or older.
Packages can be purchased in person at the Mountain Learning Center Desk located in the Daylodge, online at AlyeskaResort.com or by phone at 907-754-2280.
About Alyeska Resort (www.AlyeskaResort.com)
Alyeska Resort is Alaska's premier year-round destination featuring The Hotel Alyeska, an award-winning 304 room full-service property. Located just 40 miles from Anchorage and Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, Alyeska Resort is your base camp for summer and winter excursions. Alyeska Resort stands out during ski season with 650” of average snowfall annually and the longest-continuous double black diamond ski run in North America. Learn more about the resort and plan your Alaskan adventure at www.AlyeskaResort.com or 800.880.3880.