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man in the sunASPEN/SNOWMASS,


FEBRUARY 23 - MARCH 2, 2019




Joliet has fourteen spots reserved:

The prices on this trip have been reduced by $50 since we will be flying on Southwest Air. The new prices:

Price single adult: $2000; extra ski day w/ 35 day advance notice $71

Senior price (65+ as of 22 Feb.’19): $1930; extra day ski w/ 35 day notice $57 Adult non skier or with IKON Pass: $1730, Senior 65+ with IKON Pass: $1660.

Price includes:

Round Trip Air on Southwest or United into Denver (Air into Aspen available at extra cost) Round Trip Bus Transport (Colorado)

A five out of six day lift ticket (Aspen/Ajax, Buttermilk, Aspen Highlands, Snowmass)

Welcome Reception, Mountain Tours, One Mountain Lunch, NASTAR, Pub Crawl, Two Après Ski Parties, a Banquet Dinner with Music and Dancing, CMSC Event Credential
Seven Nights Lodging at The Gant based on multiple occupancy (3 bedroom/3 bath Condo, we have one reserved, and 2 bedroom/2 bath Condo, we have two units reserved.)
The condos have a full kitchen, fireplace, balcony/patio, Concierge, valet, bell service, and shuttle service 7am - 11pm. There are two outdoor heated pools, three outdoor hot tubs, and a fitness center. The Gant is located two blocks from downtown Aspen and Silver Queen Gondola, nightlife, and restaurants.

There is a $400 Deposit to place your name on the list, then payments, with amounts depending on the price you pay,


Payments Schedule:

 $400.00 – Due Sign Up, 2018    $000.00 – Due October, 2018   $000.00 – Due November, 2018    Balance – Due December, 2018

A CMSC Waiver and Information sheet required. Travel Insurance is also available.

Payments are taken at all meetings, as we would really love to see you, or can be mailed to PO Box 2542, Joliet, IL 60434-2542.

• Checks made payable to Joliet Ski Club
• Note Aspen CMSC on the memo line.
• One trip per check.  Payment may include all in your party.

 Mail to Trip Leader: James Boisso, Joliet Ski Club, P.O. Box 2542, Joliet, IL, 60434-2542.  or Contact at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


Let your body adjust, don’t over do it first few days. Avoid alcohol, sleeping pills, and caffeine. Diamox can be take two days prior.
SYMTOMS OF ALTITUDE SICKNESS: usually in first few days: feels like hangover, dizzy, headaches, muscle aches, nausea, trouble sleeping.
TREAT ALTITUDE SICKNESS: Drink plenty of water during the entire day. Peppermint tea, licorice, lemon raw, ginger.