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Alyeska Resort offers special $99 beginner group lesson package in January for Learn to Ski & Snowboard Month
December 27, 2013 (Girdwood, Alaska) – Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month is a national initiative celebrated in January that encourages kids and adults to learn how to ski and/or snowboard, or improve their skills by taking lessons from a professional instructor. Alyeska Resort joins the effort this winter with an introductory package that includes three lessons, lower mountain lift tickets and rental equipment for $99 per person.
The Alyeska Resort Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month 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 $126 off regular lesson package rates. The package also includes a lower mountain lift ticket which provides access on the magic carpets, Bear Cub Quad and Chair 7 and rental ski or snowboard equipment.
The three group lessons are valid between January 7 and 31, 2014. 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.