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  1. Red Dragon

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    Well thats the end of the SUMMER that never was!!:Sad:
    So now I want to look forward to the WHITE STUFF (snow you muppets) is anybody thinking of going skiing over the Christmas holidays,and if yes where?:Cool::thumb:
     
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  2. petensal

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    No plans over Christmas but probably in January. What had you in mind?
     
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    Snaefel?

    Craig
     
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    Val Thorens, 2 weeks from the 6th January!:thumb:
     
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    Will give Sälen ago this year, 145 pista's yea:thumb::Cool:
     
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    Bump!

    Anyone else going skiing this season then?:BigGrin:
     
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    Be rude not too.

    We are going back to Val T in the feb half term, we have about 4 or 5 vans at the moment. Going to put it in the calendar in a few weeks in case anyone else would like to join in.

    Just saving up the cash now, :RollEyes:
     
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    We are booked up for Feb next season. As posted earlier, we'll be in VT on 6th Jan this time round.
    Its a shame we'll be missing your merry band Paul.:Sad:
     
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    Just glad that you got something from last years trip that made you want to go back:thumb:
    I aim to please, you not coming drinking at the races new year then? :Wink::Wink:

    Not brave enough :Wink:
     
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    We are both at work until 5!:Sad:
     
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    Will be at Val Thorens from the 15th January for 10 days :BigGrin::BigGrin::BigGrin:
     
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    See you there for 3 of those days Steve!:thumb:
     
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    Not organized any definite trips yet but weather permitting will look you guides up at the aire in January
     
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    Would be nice to have some more neighbours!:thumb:
     
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    So far there is just the two vans in our group travelling on those dates
    Mark
     
  16. petensal

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    Plan is to visit 4 or 5 different resorts over 2 weeks in January. Would like to try VT so maybe see some of you there :Smile:
     
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    I am normally in La plagne that time of season but will trip over if weather Ok
     
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    Doh!!!!:Doh:

    I could have sworn you were a Steve! Sorry Mark!:Blush:
     
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    We're both snowboarders. Can we not do the extremely tiresome skier v snowboarder discussion please... (bound to be a red rag to someone).

    The wife is keen to do a trip with the MH, BUt as far as I can tell you pretty much need a generator, and everything else such as a place to stay,water, waste disposal are very much a lottery unless you book a proper site. In which case unless you're able to spend more than 2 weeks out there you'll not gain anything over flying and staying in a hotel except for he experience.

    I'm a big fan of the US for winter sports, particularly Utah. I'm not altogether convinced.

    Sell me on it.
     
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    Not a skier but we spent wo nights at Pia Engaly in the Pyranness 5amp leccy so no need for the genny. Dump and water plus a shower in the heated hut. Leccy for about 100 vans.

    We might be going in early April with no. 1 daughter

    Ian
     
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