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Joyce Szulc

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2021 Ski Registration Open!
•  Click here for Vail, January 9-16
•  Click here for Breckenridge, February 6-13
•  Click here for Park City, March 6-13

 

We will be flying out of Milwaukee for all three trips next season.

 

Group Travel Insurance for All 2021 Trips details >>

Western Ski Trips Coupon >>

 

Questions? Contact Joyce at jszulc@wi.rr.com or (262) 886-9328.


 

Big Snow Scheduled Again
We lucked out with great weather and good snow in Michigan this past year. So let’s try it again. The Vagabonds will join the Sitzmarks for a weekend bus trip Feb. 26–28 to Indianhead. Be sure to mark this weekend on your 2021 calendar.

Questions about anything related to our ski program? Contact Joyce at (262) 886-9328 or at jszulc@wi.rr.com.


 

Travel Insurance?
In these uncertain times, you may wish to consider trip insurance for your Vagabond ski trips. Travel Protectors is providing a group rate for us, with three options that vary widely in coverage and price. To learn more, contact Myra at myra@TravelProtectors.com or (703) 443-9055.


 

Ski Season Payment Options
For all three weeklong trips, the club is offering a $50 Early Bird Discount for reservations made by Sept. 15 and paid in full in one payment. Pick the payment option that works for you:

1. Online by credit card. Lift tickets may be purchased online as a separate transaction.

2. In-person with trip coupon and credit card or check.

reg3. By mail, send trip coupon with check to event leader.


 

Vail Jan. 9–16, Signup deadline: Oct. 2
$1,435 per person, double occupancy
Early Bird Discount: $1,385 (if paid by Sept. 15)
A legendary resort, Vail has it all: massive and varied terrain, a huge, modern lift system, classic après options, vibrant nightlife and a booming village. This quintessential worldclass ski area has nearly 5,300 skiable acres. Off-slope activities are numerous: sleigh rides, day spas, galleries, and shopping galore. We will stay at Manor Vail Resort, at the base of Golden Peak, a five-minute walk from Gondola 1. We will fly from Milwaukee to Denver on Southwest Airlines.

 

Lift Tickets

• Adult: 2 of 3 days: $310; 3 of 5: $432; 4 of 6: $532; 5 of 7: $620; 6 of 8: $696

• Senior Rate (65+): 2 of 3 days: $290; 3 of 5 days: $402; 4 of 6: $492; 5 of 7: $570; 6 of 8: $636

• Or use your Epic Pass!

 

regPayment Schedule

• $600 deposit due with reservation • $450 due Oct. 15

• $385 (plus any lift tickets purchased) due Nov. 15

 

Trip Leader: Joyce Szulc, 1148 N Sunnyslope Drive, Unit 203, Mount Pleasant, WI 53406, (262) 886-9328, jszulc@wi.rr.com.


 

Breckenridge, Feb. 6–13
Signup deadline: Nov. 20
$1,255 per person, double occupancy
Early Bird Discount: $1,205 (if paid by Sept. 15)
Consistently ranked among the most popular ski areas in North America, Breckenridge is also a historic mining town full of character. A world-class resort, it maintains a friendly, casual atmosphere. We will stay at the Village at Breckenridge, 50 yards from the Quicksilver chairlift at the base of Peak 9. Transportation will be on Southwest Airlines from Milwaukee to Denver.

 

Lift Tickets

• Adult: 2 of 3 days: $302; 3 of 5: $399; 4 of 6: $496; 5 of 7: $585; 6 of 9: $666

• Senior Rate (65+): 2 of 3 days: $262; 3 of 5 days: $369; 4 of 6: $456; 5 of 7: $535; 6 of 8: $606

• Or use your Epic Pass!

 

regPayment Schedule

• $600 deposit due with reservation

• $330 due Oct. 15

• $325 (plus any lift tickets purchased) due Dec. 15

 

Trip Leader: Diana Hrovatin, S74 W19023 Bay Ct., Muskego, WI 53150, (414) 581-7191, DHrovatin@shorewest.com


 

Park City March 6–13
Signup deadline: Dec. 18
$1,480 per person, double occupancy
Early Bluebird Discount: $1,430 (if paid by Sept. 15)

Connected with the Canyons, Park City is the largest ski area in the United States, with 7,300 skiable acres. It is known for its groomed intermediate runs, its efficient lift infrastructure and its high-quality snow. The cosmopolitan town offers many activities, with restaurants, shopping and nightlife. And at Utah Olympic Park, visitors can ride a bobsled. We fly on Southwest Airlines from Milwaukee to Salt Lake City, with a stop in Denver. Lodging will be at the Snow Flower, in ski-in/ski-out condominiums at the base of Park City Mountain.

 

Lift Tickets

• Adult: 2 of 3 days, $256; 3 of 5: $363; 4 of 6: $456; 5 of 7: $535; 6 of 8: $600

• Seniors (65+): 2 of 3 days, $204; 3 of 5: $291; 4 of 6: $364; 5 of 7: $430; 6 of 8: $480

• Or use your Epic Pass!

 

regPayment Schedule

• $700 deposit due with reservation

• $400 due Nov. 15

• $380 (plus any lift tickets purchased) due Jan. 15

 

Trip Leaders: John Podsedly, 5336 W Wells St., Milwaukee, WI 53208, JohnPodsedly@gmail.com, (414) 369-4199, and Karen Bryant, (608) 571-9303, bryant55karen@gmail.com


 

The Vagabond Ski & Social Club is associated with the following organizations which promote skiing and snowboarding:

* Chicago Metropolitan Ski Council (CMSC), www.skicms.org

* National Ski Council Federation, www.skifederation.org

* Milwaukee Metropolitan Ski Council (MMSC), www.skimilwaukee.org

Visit their websites to learn more about these groups.


 

We are always looking for great photos of our members enjoying activities and you are our best source! Send your high resolution (largest) photos to Jeff White at ejwhite8942@yahoo.com so they can be uploaded to the website and used in the Life when we have space.

Also send your photos to Joyce Szulc, jszulc@wi.rr.com, to post on the Vag Facebook page.