Resources for Senior Skiboarders

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Resources of interest for those age 50 and older:

Rocky Mountain Region
• Bumps for Boomers
Aspen, Colo.
www.bumpsforboomers.com
970-989-2529
Ski clinics designed for older skiers. Group and
private lessons available.

• SkiCentral
Orleans, Ontario
www.skicentral.com/seniors.html
Specialty search engine. Offers free information for
all skiers, as well as a page for seniors. Chart
compares senior discounts at various ski resorts in
the Western U.S.

• Ski NH
North Woodstock, N.H.
www.skinh.com/programs_seniors.cfm
603-745-9396
A statewide association representing 36 resorts and
more than 200 lodging properties in New Hampshire.
Provides free information about skiing in the state,
including senior programs and discounts in various
areas. Programs highlighted include the Attitash Bear
Peak-New Hampshire T.G.I.F. (Thank Goodness I'm Fifty)
group.

• Stratton Trailblazers Ski Club
Stratton, Vt.
www.strattontrailblazers.com
802-824-6405
Annual membership: $25. Activities for skiers age 50
and older including downhill racing, cross-country
skiing, snowshoeing, parties and bridge.

National and International
• Global Over 50 Ski Club
South Hadley, Mass.
www.go50.org
866-879-4650
Annual membership: $50. Discounts available on lift
tickets, lodging, instruction and equipment at ski
resorts across North America. Members also save on
travel packages to ski destinations in the U.S.,
Canada, Europe, South America and New Zealand.

• Over the Hill Gang International
Colorado Springs, Colo.
www.othgi.com
719-389-0024
Annual membership: $50. Organizes trips and identifies
discounts for skiers age 50 and older in the U.S. and
world-wide.

• 70+ Ski Club
Schenectady, N.Y.
www.skiinghistory.org/70plus.html
518-346-5505
Annual membership: $10 for singles, $15 for couples.
Organizes activities for skiers 70 and older,
including periodic group tours to resorts around the
world. Newsletter includes a list of ski areas
offering discounts to older skiers.