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Taos, Mew Mexico

February 18 - 25, 2017 (Saturday - Saturday)

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The Details

Cash Price: $1399 Per Person
Based on 4 people in a 2 BR Suite at the
Snakedance Lodge

See the Lodging section below for details and the complete Price Chart.
We offer two trip application options:
Download a PDF, or a Word doc.

To pay by Credit Card contact your trip leader for instructions.
The Credit Card Authorization Form is available as a PDF download.

The Trip Leaders

John Eberhardt Trip Leader
John Eberhardt
2663 Appaloosa Trail
Palm Harbor, FL. 34685

Pauline Aasheim Trip Co-Leader
Pauline Aasheim
1240 34th Ave. North
St Petersburg, FL 33704

Trip Highlights

Amazing SnowSports Ski School Week for one low price of $185 (less than $30 a day) which includes AM lessons every day all week, video analysis, NASTAR and apres talks with the best ski school in the country for all levels of skiers looking to improve their mogul, powder or just all around skiing/snowboarding. Unbelievable!!! Don’t just take my word for it. See the reviews.

***New!!! Chairlift to Kachina Peak eliminates hiking to top***

Skiers and riders can experience some of the finest terrain in North America in one of the most spectacular areas in the nation. The mountain offers wide-open groomers, glades, moguls and bowls along with exceptional snow quality. Also, you will find more beginner and intermediate terrain than any resort in New Mexico with 100% snowmaking and grooming. Reaching 12,450 feet above sea level, the Kachina Peak Lift serves 150 acres of advanced terrain while offering spectacular views of the beautiful Sangre de Cristo Mountain Range to skiing and snowboarding enthusiasts.

Early signups indicate a quick sellout. Please do not wait to send in your application with deposit to reserve a spot.





Snakedance Alpenglow in the Evening LODGING - The Snakedance is a slope-side/ski in-ski out resort located in the center of the village of Taos Ski Valley that blends old-world alpine tradition with modern convenience. We specialize in warm hospitality and enjoy sharing our love of Taos Ski Valley with passionate skiers and snowboarders ready to experience the thrill of Taos. All shops, restaurants and services of the Ski Valley are within walking distance. Snakedance Alpenglow in the Evening Ski valet with ski storage and boot dryers along with concierge service in addition to market and liquor store. All the units come with split kings so in other words, two people in each bedroom unless they want a king bed such as a couple or single supplement.



The Mountain

Taos Ski Valley is located in the Sangre De Cristo Mountains in Northern New Mexico and is home to a distinctive European atmosphere combined with local Native American and Spanish cultures. Taos is a powder lover’s paradise and is known for having light dry powder, undetectable lift lines, steep chutes, big bumps, cornices and tree glades. The resort grants access to 1,294 acres of skiable terrain and receives an average 300 inches of snowfall annually. The ski area has a great mix of terrain providing trails for all ability types and is home to one of the country’s highest rated ski schools

Hours: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Taos Sign

Mountain Statistics

  • Average Snowfall: 305"
  • Annual Days of Sunshine: 300+ days
  • Elevations: Base = 9206 feet, summit = 12450 feet, vertical drop = 3274 feet
  • Capacity: Skiable Acres: 1294 Lifts: 15 Trails: 110
  • Terrain:
  • • Bunny Slope
  • • Novice and Intermediate 51%
  • • Advanced and Expert 49%
  • • One Terrain Park



Other Winter Recreation

There are many other fun things to do including: Ski Run

  • Horseback Trail Rides – Sleigh rides through the snowy winter terrain
  • Tubing – Bring out the child in everyone on our tubing hill, we supply the tubes…you supply the laughs
  • Snowshoeing – Enjoy the pristine beauty and silence of the trails surrounding the Taos Ski Valley
  • Finest Hot Springs on the Planet – Soak in one of the beautiful Hot Springs
  • Snowmobiling – Tour the mountains high above the Taos ski resort with “Big Al” offering breathtaking views from Taos Ski Valley


Price Chart

Use the following chart for the cash pricing of your group:

Number of
Snakedance Studio
Snakedance, 2 BR Suite

Resort Only DEDUCT $283 from the prices above if you want to get your own air.
All the units come with split kings to accommodate 4 singles or 2 couples at 1399.00 per person.
One person in one room is 1829.00 with two people in other room at 1399.00 Snakedance Studio accommodates only one person at 1829.00

Prices are per person. Accommodations are assigned in order deposits are received. No space is held without a $250.00 per person deposit. Early commitments get first choice! All prices reflect a cash discount. There is a 3% convenience charge for credit card transactions.

****Don’t wait Trip is filling up! All we need is your application and deposit to hold a spot***
If you need a roommate let us know and we can help find one.



Sign Up Details

Price Includes:
Round-trip air (Tampa to Albuquerque), 7 nights lodging, deluxe motor coach ground transportation to/from Airport including a grocery stop, welcome reception, Après ski events, Monday night dinner, final Friday dinner and access to optional discounted lift tickets, ski school and equipment rental. Plus lots of fun!

The Snakedance Lodge is a slope-side/ski in-ski out resort located in the center of the village of Taos Ski Valley

Trip Size:

$250.00 per person with a completed and signed trip application. See above for trip application options.

Cancellation Date:
All cancellations must be received in writing by November 1, 2016.
See cancellation policy on the 2nd page of the trip application.

Balance Due:
Full payment is due on or before November 11, 2016.

Make checks payable to "TAMPA BAY SNOW SKIERS and BOARDERS" and mail to:
John Eberhardt, 2663 Appaloosa Trail Palm Harbor, FL 34685.

Deposit and balance of trip costs may be paid 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. To pay by Credit Card contact your trip leader for instructions. The Credit Card Authorization Form is available as a PDF download. A charge of 3% will be made for credit card convenience