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Passport Magazine's 2012 annual International Gay Ski Calendar. Ditch sandy shores for snow-covered slopes at one of over a dozen gay and lesbian ski trips in locations that range from Canada and Switzerland to this year's newcomer, India.
Date, Event, & Contact Info
The Ski
The Après
January 2012
January 8-15, 2012
Arosa Gay Ski Week
Arosa, Switzerland
• Arosa's slopes are protected from the wind and
sunny most of the time
• Enjoy large mountains 6,000 ft. above sea level
• Six LGBT-friendly hotels
• Sauna 1001 Night, White Snow Ball, and
Avalanche Final Party
• Enjoy evening cocktails and a cabaret show
• Drag Queen Race
January 15-January 22, 2012
Wild Wild West Aspen Gay Ski Week
Aspen, CO
• Choose from 673 acres filled with 76 ski trails
• Must stop for intermediate to advanced skiers
and snowboarders
• Take in breathtaking views atop Aspen's
picturesque snow-capped peaks
• Cuddle up by the fire at the cozy Limelight Lodge
• Explore Aspen's top stores, restaurants,
bars, galleries, and more
• Late night and hot tub parties
January 18-January 22, 2012
Winter Rendezvous
Stowe, VT
• Conquer Vermont's highest peak,
Mount Mansfield
• Enjoy 40 miles of ski terrain fit for any skill level
• Pick from 116 trails
• Shack up in the ultra-luxe StoweFlake
Resort and Spa
• Classic Disco Ball, Pizza & Wine Party,
Farewell Blowout Party, and more
January 19-22, 2012
Summit North Carolina Gay Ski Weekend
Blowing Rock, NC
• Stay in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains
• Three host resorts with indoor and outdoor
sporting activities and spas
• Ski at Sugar Mountain and Beech Mountain
• Complimentary drinks at Go NC High Country
Welcome Party
• Comedians, DJs, and celebrity appearances
and pool parties
• Two new après ski parties
February 2012
February 4-8, 2012
Dog Sledding and Winter Fun
Tofte, MN
• Snowshoeing on Oberg Mountain
with eight overlooks
• Dog sledding through the wilderness
• Women only
• Explore the town of Grand Marais
• Unwind in the hot tub or sauna
February 5-February 12, 2012
Winter Pride
Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
• Boasts North America's highest vertical drop
• Hosted the 2010 Olympics, so the slopes
are definitely top notch
• Called #1 Gay Ski Event in the world by and Planet OUT
• Many wild parties and socials
• So many accommodations to choose from
February 17-19, 2012
QUAC: Ski and Swim 2012
Salt Lake City, Utah
• Ski Utah's signature "dry" powder snow
• Held at some the best ski resorts around
Salt Lake City
• Ski, swim, or play water polo to your heart's
• Hosted at world-class resorts like the Snowbird
Resort, voted the #1 resort in the US by SKIING
• Schmooze with more than 100 guests and boys
from the Queer Utah Aquatic Club polo team
February 17-26, 2012
Go Pink-Ski in India
Delhi, Agra, and Gulmarg, India
• Alpine Ridge Hotel, India's premier ski resort
• World's highest gondola ski lift (4,200 m)
• Open to skiers of all levels
• Explore the beautiful Himalayas
• Opportunities for shopping and visiting
India's monuments and arts scene
February 23-26, 2012
Park City, UT
• Choose from three world-class ski resorts
• Experience Utah's "Greatest Snow on Earth"
• All welcome, from beginners to black diamond
• Dinners, drinks, and other social events
throughout the week
• Blackout party, Boom Boom Room, and
cocktail receptions
February 25-March 3, 2012
Telluride Gay Ski Week
Telluride, CO
• Ski down 9,500 foot-high peaks
• Learn avalanche survival and mountaineering
tips at the San Juan School
• Still ranked as the US' "Best Ski Week"
• White Night, Meat & Heat Dance Party,
Spaaaah Days
Vail Gay Ski Week
Vail, CO
• For serious skiiers or for those who just
want to have fun
• The largest single-mountain ski resort
in the country
• Ladies wrestling
• Sex toy ride
• Closing and opening parties
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