Monday, February 14, 2011

Destination of the Day: Illinois ski/snowboarding areas

Destination 1 in the series "All Downhill"


According to Midwest Ski Areas Association's Snowplaces (http://www.snowplaces.com) Illinois has four major skiing/snowboarding areas:  


Chestnut Mountain Resort
Base: 55; Surface Conditions: Machine Groomed, Packed Power; Trails: 22
www.chestnutmtn.com
8700 W Chestnut Mountain Rd
Galena, IL 61036 (Near Galena & Jo Daviess County)
815-777-1320


Lake Carroll Asn Plumtree Ski Area
Base: 0; Surface Conditions: N/A; Trails: 0
www.LakeCarrollAssociation.com
3-200 Association Drive 
Lake Carroll, IL 61046 (Near Galena & Jo Daviess County)
815-493-2552


Ski Snowstar Winter Sports Park
Base: 40; Surface Conditions: Machine Groomed; Trails: 14
www.skisnowstar.com
9500 126th Street West 
Andalusia, IL 61232 (Suburban Davenport, IA)
309-798-2666


Villa Olivia
Base: 24; Surface Condition: Wet; Trails: 7
www.villaolivia.com
1401 West Lake Street
Bartlett, IL 60103 (Suburban Chicago, IL)
630-289-1000




Great Lakes Casual Traveler Facebook group:
http://www.facebook.com/home.php?sk=group_101579883236151&ap=1

Great Lakes Casual Traveler Picasa Web photo site:
http://picasaweb.google.com/rmaihoferii

Great Lakes Casual Traveler Google Earth/Panoramio photo site:
http://www.panoramio.com/user/5023543

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