Kirkwood Mountain Resort is a year round resort in Kirkwood, south of Lake Tahoe, in El Dorado County, California, USA. Kirkwood is at 33 mi/53 km south of South Lake Tahoe, on State Route 88 and it is surrounded by El Dorado National Forest.
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Skiing in Afton Alps, St. Paul, Minnesota USA
With 50 years experience in the snow environment, Afton Alps has aptly been considered as the best tourist destination. Many people from all over the world choose to spend their holidays in this resort, as they can satisfy all their expectations here. So, be one of them and discover Afton Alps, exercising alpine skiing.
The resort offers a skiable area of about 300 ac (1.2 km²) and a vertical drop of 350 ft (110 m). In order to please visitors, the resort has made some renovations to its facilities. A state-of-the-art snowmaking system and a new cutting edge terrain park have been added. There are 48 trails, tailored to cover all levels of ability. For beginners 13 trails are available, for intermediate skiers 27 trails and for experts 7 trails. A ski school with qualified instructors is also at your disposal. In Afton Alps you also find a variety of rental shops and 18 lifts.
The resort is open seven days a week and the most appropriate season is from October to April. Afton Alps is an ideal winter fun getaway that you shouldn’t miss!