Winter Activities

VanDusen Festival of Lights

Wednesday, Dec. 9 @ 7:20 Meet at the west 37 Avenue Gate #2 

Experience VanDusen Festival of Lights, a magical winter wonderland with more than one million lights decorating 10 acres of VanDusen Botanical Garden. Reimagined for 2020, visitors will have the opportunity to take in the festival and experience the wonder of the winter season in a magical outdoor garden setting with themed areas, unique light features, and holiday music. A new one-way path will take visitors through a memorable holiday experience with ample outdoor space for attendees to physically distance from others.

Note: You need to book tickets online. No tickets will be sold at the door.  We are at the 7:30 show. 



Ski Trips 2020 / 21 Ski Season:
 

7 Ski Trips - Lots of options
You must be a member of the Pacific Ski Club or Victoria Alpine Ski Club to book.
  
With safety paramount, you will see three rates listed for each trip.  If you wish your own private room and bath, we have these available and the applicable rates will be charged for these units.  Couples will be charged the 4/ room rate regardless of the second room’s occupancy.

Trip #1 Whistler
December 10 - 13, 2020 SOLD OUT
(Thurs, Fri, Sat, depart Sun.)
$249.00 - 4/unit; $279.00 3/unit with 2 double beds /room; $319.00 3/unit - 1 queen bed & private bathroom

Trip #2 Whistler
January 10 - 13, 2021 (Sun., Mon., Tues., depart Wed.)
$379.00 - 4/unit; $438.00 3/unit with 2 double beds /room; $498.00 3/unit - 1 queen bed & private bathroom

Trip #3 Banff Hotel under Renovations - Stay tuned.  Alternate hotel in Banff? or Red Mountain? - same dates.
 January 29 - February 5, 2021 (Fri - Thurs., depart Fri. - 7 nights)
$725.00 - 2 members/hotel room - 2 queen beds & private bathroom
Please see details below
 
Trip #4 Whistler
February 21 - 24, 2021 (Sun., Mon., Tues., depart Wed.)
$379.00 - 4/unit; $438.00 3/unit with 2 double beds /room; $498.00 3/unit - 1 queen bed & private bathroom

Trip #5 Whistler
March 4 - 7, 2021 (Thurs, Fri, Sat, depart Sun.)
$369.00 - 4/unit; $427.00 3/unit with 2 double beds /room; $487.00 3/unit - 1 queen bed & private bathroom

Trip #6 Whistler
March 21 - 26, 2021 (Sun., Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs., depart Fri.)
$467.00 - 4/unit; $589.00 3/unit with 2 double beds /room; $649.00 3/unit - 1 queen bed & private bathroom

Trip #7 Whistler
April 1 - 4, 2021 (Thurs, Fri, Sat, depart Sun.)
$289.00 - 4/unit; $367.00 3/unit with 2 double beds /room; $427.00 3/unit - 1 queen bed & private bathroom

Safety note Whistler Trips:

You will only be paired with people in your comfort bubble zone, to a maximum of 4 adults per room.  Units with 2 or less guests will be dropped by the deadline, namely 16 to 18 days before our arrival date, unless the two guests agree to pay the 3/ unit private room rates listed above.  If room are dropped, the last to book will be placed onto the waiting list.

Accommodation:
 
Whistler ski trips are at:
Tantalus Resort Lodge
4200 Whistler Way
Whistler, British Columbia
V8E 1J4, Canada

Banff ski trip is at:
Banff Aspen Lodge Closed. See below.
401 Banff Avenue,
Banff, Alberta
J5R 5S4, Canada

Whistler Hotel Amenities:
2 bedroom units; 1 room 2-double beds & bathroom; 1 room has 1 queen bed & private bathroom
Fireplace
Balcony
Flat Screen TV
Complimentary Wireless Internet
Daily room service
Full kitchen
Outdoor pool
Outdoor hot tubs
Free locks for complimentary ski, snowboard, and bike storage lockers
Free ski bus shuttle 8:00am to 11:30am and 2:00pm to 5:00pm daily.

Whistler Check in/ out:
Check in is 4:00pm, check out is 11:00am. If you require an early check in or late checkout, please contact our Guest Services department to make arrangements prior to your arrival. For hotel guests, luggage storage is available at no additional fee.
A credit card is required on check-in for a damage deposit.

Getting there:
All of our ski trips are U-drive.
  
Parking is:
Free in Banff, extra at Whistler and up to each individual group @ $20/night.

Booking:  
  • When paying in person at club night(s) Cash, VISA, Master Card, American Express, Diner’s Card when paying in person at club night(s).   
  • E-transfer to <svenstefanov@hotmail.com> .  
  • Payment date ensures your place in-line but if a trip is sold out, it does not guarantee a place.  
  • A confirmation letter will be mailed out after payment has been received. 
  • Please indicate which trip your are booking, what type of accommodation you are booking.  
  • At Whistler, the 4/ unit rate will apply to all couples booking the room with the queen bed and private bathroom. If only one guest is in the second room by the deadline, the 3/ unit room rate for a room with 2 double beds will apply.
 
You must be a member of the Pacific or Victoria ski clubs to book, No exceptions. 
 
 
Pick your date(s), then reserve your lifts access. The exclusive reservation window for Epic and Season's Pass Holders runs Nov. 6 through Dec. 7. 

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 - CANCELLED - 
Banff - January 29th - February 5th, 2021 - Best Deal !!!
Hotel under Renovations - Closed until at least February 11th, 2021. Stay tuned.  Alternate hotel in Banff? or Red Mountain? - same dates.
  • 7 nights at ????????????????????? Banff Alternate location being looked at - in the heart of Banff 
  • 7 full breakfasts included - 7 - 10 am Mon. to Fri., 6:30 - 10:30 Sat & Sun.
  • 7 nights free parking at the hotel!
  • All Taxes included.
  • This is a U-drive event due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. 
  • Booking and transportation is based on two or more to a car but only two to a room.
Hotel Rooms - The hotel is closed as it began renovations due to the lack of customers from the COVID-19 health and safety rules.  Due to delay beyond their control, it is not available.  They are looking for alrenate accommodations.
  • Balconies/Patios, Mountain Views
  • Wireless Internet (Complimentary)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safes
  • Coffee Makers and Kettles
  • Flat screen televisions
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron & Board
  • 2 wheelchair accessible rooms

  Banff Hotel Amenities: Please see above.  We are looking for alternative accommodation or Rossland Red Mountain at this time. Full refunds if you do not wish to go.
  • Breakfast Room: Full breakfast included in every room rate
  • 2 Outdoor Hot Tubs with an Outdoor Fireplace
  • Steam Room and Sauna
  • Conference Room
  • Whitebark Cafe
  • Internet Terminal Available
  • Wireless Internet (Complimentary)
  • Guest Laundry Facility (minimal charge)
  • Ski Lock-up and Workbench
  • Ski and Bicycle Security
This trip will not run with accommodation at the Banff Aspen Lodge. We may look at another location. Full refunds to anyone not wanting to go to a different hotel or to a different resort.

  Price: $725.00 (the same as in 1985!!!)
  Booking:  $400.00 due at time of booking up to November 19th
  • $200.00 additional payment due November 19th, club night 
  • Balance of $125.00 or total amount due on or after December 17th, club night
Please note: You must be a member of the Pacific Ski Club or the Victoria Alpine Ski Club to go on any of the posted trips.

Ski B.C. with the Victoria

Alpine or Pacific Ski Clubs!

Two rooms already booked.  Don't miss out on this fabulous ski trip.  Same price as in 1985!!!!

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