Sneak In a Ski Vacation

Jan 17, 2007
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Vail Gondola    Photo: courtesy, Colorado Ski Country

Direct flights from major cities to mountain towns (or close by) mean you can work on Friday, be home Sunday night, and still get two full days of runs in a weekend. So take a break from the traffic and your usual hill—your boss will never know.

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COMBO AIRLINE FRIDAY TAKEOFF LAND TRANSIT TO SKI AREA SUNDAY TAKEOFF LAND
New York-Alta, Snowbird, Park City* Jet Blue 8:40 p.m. (JFK) 11:40 p.m. 1 hr 5:13 p.m. 11:35 p.m.
San Francisco-Aspen United 6:15 p.m. 9:19 p.m. 15 min 6:30 p.m. 7:34 p.m.
Los Angeles-Vail** American 3 p.m. 8 p.m. 40 min 5:30 p.m. 6:45 p.m.
Chicago-Alta, Snowbird, Park City* American 5:55 p.m. (ORD) 8:25 p.m. 1 hr 5:27 p.m. 9:30 p.m.
Denver-Jackson Hole United 6:35 p.m. 8:35 p.m. 20 min 3:55 p.m. 5:59 p.m.
*Via Salt Lake City ** Via Eagle Airport

Filed To: Snow Sports, Downhill Skiing

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