Stay active and have fun this winter

 | February 12, 2010

Millions of Canadians everywhere know that the best way to spend the winter is on the slopes. Skiing, snowboarding and cross-country skiing aren’t just fun and exhilarating sports but a great way to keep the whole family active and healthy. And if you ever wanted to give it a shot the Canadian Ski Council has you covered. Discover Skiing and Discover Snowboarding packages are now on sale at over 100 ski areas across Canada, giving everyone and easy and affordable way to try something different.


If you are a first-time skier, snowboarder or cross-country skier visit one of the many participating ski areas coast to coast for amazing discounts on the Discover package. Your all-inclusive Discover Skiing and Discover packages give you everything you’ll need: lift tickets, lessons and rental equipment. And if downhill isn’t your thing – no worries – there is also all-inclusive Discover Cross-Country packages.

Packages start as low as $26 per person and include:
• A ticket for beginner lifts at ski areas and beginner trails at cross-country areas
• Rentals of ski, cross-country ski or snowboard equipment
• A one-hour group lesson from certified ski and snowboard instructors.

So what are you waiting for? Bundle up the kids and head for the closest hills. There is no better time to learn something new, stay active and most importantly have fun as a family. Pick up a Discover Learn-to-Ride package and discover a safe and affordable way to spend the winter.

For a complete list of participating ski areas visit the Canadian Ski Council’s website at You can also call or visit your local ski area for more information on all-inclusive Discover Skiing, Discover Snowboarding and Discover Cross-Country packages.

For more information on Discover packages contact the Canadian Ski Council, tel: 705-445-9140, e-mail: [email protected], web: