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    多伦多滑雪去处

    多伦多的冬天又来了,跟很多人不一样,我很期盼多伦多的冬天,因为终于可以滑雪了。 作为一个滑雪老司机,多伦多的滑雪场我都去了不少。可能最出名还是蓝山(Blue Mountain)。确实,这个滑雪场最大,山坡长,但是人多,远,而且贵,不是很适合初学者。现在由我来介绍一下我知道多伦多附近的滑雪场。

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    Ski Resorts near Toronto

    If you want to ski in winter but don’t want to travel too far, this blog post would show you some ski resorts near Toronto that is within one-hour driving. Some popular ski resorts like Blue Mountain or Mount St. Louis Moonstone are pretty far, they are generally about 2 hours drive and usually has a lot of people. However, Toronto has many local ski resorts, they are smaller, but it is nearby, usually cheaper and more suitable for beginners. Westnorth to Uxbridge Uxbridge has 3 ski resorts all in the same area: Skyloft, Lakeridge, Dagmar. All of them is about 45 minutes from Toronto. Skyloft Ski Resort Adress: 722 Chalk Lake…

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    Cheap Ski Gears: Where to Buy?

    If you are into ski or snowboard and tired of rental, you might think to get your own set. Ski and snowboard are somewhat expensive activities because there are so many gears involved: poles, boards, helmet, gloves, jacket, mask, goggles… It is a sport that quality of your gears would impact your performance. Moreover, sometimes you might need to ski at the extremely cold weather, and you want to properly protected. I heard people put duct tape on their face to resist the wind, so this is why it would essential to invest in the ski gears. Here are some tips to get cheap ski gears:

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    Weekend at Blue Mountain during Winter

    I spend a weekend at Blue Mountain with my boyfriend during February 2018. I had been to Blue Mountain for a couple times before, but I was not a good skier back then. This time, I have been skiing for a while and I wish I could ski the blue runs with ease. I packed my ski gears (which cost me a lot of money) and a swimsuit for the spa. Things to Do Ski at Blue Mountain Ski and Snow Resort Cross-country ski or snowshoe at Scenic Cave Spa at Scandinave Spa Skate at  Woodview Mountain Top Skating Where to Stay for a Weekend at Blue Mountain We stayed at an Airbnb place…

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    Save Money at Blue Mountain Ski Resort

    When it comes to a ski resort near Toronto, the first thing comes to mind for most people would be the Blue Mountain. Blue Mountain is probably the biggest ski resort in Ontario with so many lifts. It is about 2-hour drive from Toronto. It is a bit expensive to ski at Blue Mountain. I have been there for a couple of times and came up a list to save money at Blue Mountain based on my experience. Buy Lift Tickets online in Advance Here are some tips about buying lift tickets: if you know the date you are going to the resort, you could buy your lift tickets online…