Ski Trips

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    • 29-Dec-2023
    • 3:00 PM
    • 01-Jan-2024
    • 11:00 PM
    • Swiss Ski Club Lodge. Waitsfield, Vermont
    • 34
    New Year's Eve Bus Trip to VT
    12/29, Fri (pm) - 1/01, Mon (pm)


    Sign up before December 9th and save money!!!

    We'll board our luxury coach on Friday at 3:00 PM on Long Island, in Manhattan at 4:30 PM and New Jersey at 5:15 PM. A sandwich dinner, wine and bottled water are provided on the bus ride direct to our lodge in Waitsfield, Vermont. While at the lodge, Breakfasts, Dinners, Après, and bottled water, soda, beer, wine is included in the trip price.  Transportation is provided each day to Sugarbush and/or Mad River Glen and back to the lodge. All purchases at the mountain are your own, including lift tickets, rentals, food and drink.

        Never been to our lodge or met any of our members?  This is a great opportunity for you to check us out.  We welcome guests.

    Bus Boards Friday, 12/29.  Don't be late, the bus won't wait and no refunds!

    • Long Island bus boarding info: Exit 49 Park and Ride off the L.I.E. at 3:00 pm sharp.
    • Manhattan bus boarding info: 41st Street between 7th and 8th Ave, New York, NY - arrive by 4:30 pm, bus leaves at 5 pm SHARP.
    • New Jersey bus boarding info: NJ Transit – Ramsey, NJ Route 17 Station (Park & Ride) arrive by 5:15 pm since we depart at 5:45 pm SHARP.

    Member: Until 12/09/2023, $485/After that, $527

    Non-Member: Until 12/09/2023, $527/After that, $569

    Registration will not be accepted without payment in full! For further info see the FAQs.

    Questions? Email the Bus Trip Manager at

    For details and cancellation polity, see Rates and Procedures.

    For what to bring and more information, please see FAQs, Typical Weekend, Our Vermont Lodge.

    • 26-Jan-2024
    • 03-Feb-2024
    • Chamonix, Fr. (leaving and returning New York City)
    • 3




    Join the Swiss Ski Club of New York in Legendary Chamonix-Mont Blanc, France!!  (IKON PASS)

    World-Famous Ski Paradise, Roof of Europe, Best of the Alps!



    JANUARY 26 – FEBRUARY 3, 2024



    * 4 main ski resorts at Europe’s highest peak Mont Blanc (4808m/15,777ft)

    * Grand Montets, Balme-Tour-Vallcorine, Brevant-Flegere, Les Houches

    * Terrain for all levels, yet recognized for extreme off-piste skiing

    * Linked by free valley-wide ski bus network and city loop bus

    * Historic village of best restaurants, shops, and buzzing apres ski and nightlife

    * First Winter Olympic Games 1924, 100 years of glamour and adventure!

    * Ski Italy’s Courmayeur, a brief 30-min bus ride away (intermediate terrain)


    * R/T non-stop NY (JFK) to Geneva on Swiss Air (skis, boots included)

    * Round trip private bus transfers to/from Chamonix Village Center (1.5 hrs)

    * 7 nights, 7 breakfasts, 5 dinners at 4-star just-renovated Hotel Mercure

    * Lift tickets not included; approx. $400 for 6 days including Courmayeur, Italy

    PACKAGE PRICE PER PERSON (double occupancy)

    * Price $3,050 members, $3,150 non-members

    * Single supplement $950, Land only subtract $700

    * Preferred Payment by Zelle or check. Credit card add $85

     This Trip Will Sell Out!!    Register now at


    • The preferred payment method for this trip is Zelle. Please download from the App Store and make all payments to Add your name and “Trip 2023” when the question “What is this for?” pops up

    • If you cannot use the Zelle app, please use checks as your payment method. Address is Swiss Ski Club PO Box 4096 New York, NY 10163

    • If you prefer using PayPal or credit card, we kindly ask you to add $85.00 to your payment (the fee that club will be charged)


    · Deposit due: $1,000 now with registration to secure your place 

    Second payment: $1,000 payment due Sep 1, 2023  

    Remainder payment:  due Oct 1, 2023

    · Late fees and penalties: $100 if final payment is not received by October 15, 2023. Reservations are subject to cancellation and replacement from wait list if final payment not received by October 30, 2023

    · Cancellation penalty: Prior to 9/15/23 - $200; between 9/15/23 and 10/15/23 - $1000; between 10/16/23 and 11/15/23 - 75% of trip price; after 11/16/23 - 100% of trip price


    More Info:  and Frequently Asked Questions


    Other questions? Email






    FULL IKON PASS – 7 days at Chamonix, 56 destinations worldwide, no blackout dates 

    IKON BASE PASS – 5 days at Chamonix, 49 destinations worldwide, some blackout dates



    About 4-star Hotel Lykke Hotel Chamonix:

    * Just-renovated 4-star chalet-style property, modern scandi décor

    * Hotel was formerly known as  Mercure 

    * Striking views of Mont Blanc and Le Brevant peaks

    * Trip Advisor 2023 Traveler’s Choice Rating

    * Located just outside bustling Chamonix Village Centre (quieter, 5 min. walk)

    * Classic Rooms (Double or 2 twins) with balcony and mountain views

    * 10-min walk to Brevant-Flegere ski area

    * Link to Hote's website is here:

    * Connect by bus to other “up or down-valley” resort mountains



    About Chamonix-Mont Blanc Valley and its 4 Resorts:

    * Southeast of Geneva in Southeast France’s Savoie Region along River Arve

    * Among the most famous Alpine Ski Resorts in the World

    * Revered for Huge Vertical Descents, Extreme Off-Piste, Historic Village

    * High-altitude terrain with 90% above 1900m, but terrain for all ski levels

    * 4 major ski resorts spread across valley, 60 lifts (not interconnected)

    * Brevant-Flegere is closest to Chamonix, intermediate and sunny slopes

    * Grand Montets 8km “up valley” at Argentiere, serious steep and deep runs

    * Balme-Tour-Vallcorine resort just beyond, good for beginners/intermediates

    * Les Houches resort located “down valley” offers pleasant wooded slopes

    * Highest Lift-Accessed Peak (via cable car) Aguille du Midi (3,248m/10,656ft)

    * Departure Point for World’s Longest Vertical Run famed “Valle Blanche”

    * Or Ride World's Longest Vertical Cable Car to Observation Station and Jaw-Dropping Top-of-the-World Views of Italy and Switzerland (Ride Back Down)

Past Events

31-Mar-2023 SPRING Ski / Ride in Vermont with the Swiss Ski Club
28-Feb-2023 Ski / Ride in Vermont with the Swiss Ski Club
25-Feb-2023 Madonna di Campiglio, IT - A week in the Italian Alps!
20-Feb-2023 Ski / Ride in Vermont with the Swiss Ski Club
17-Feb-2023 Presidents Weekend BUS TRIP (Fri,2/17 to Mon,2/20)
27-Jan-2023 SKI VT - Jan 27-29 Carpool Weekend
18-Jan-2023 Ski / Ride in Vermont with the Swiss Ski Club
05-Jan-2023 Ski / Ride in Vermont with the Swiss Ski Club
30-Dec-2022 NYE Weekend BUS TRIP (Fri, 12/30 to Mon, 1/02)
15-Sep-2022 EPIC and IKON Discount Passes
26-Feb-2022 Aspen-Snowmass - A week with the SSC in Colorado!
26-Feb-2022 Aspen-Snowmass - IKON Discount Lift Tickets
21-Feb-2022 Ski / Ride in Vermont with the Swiss Ski Club
14-Feb-2022 Ski / Ride in Vermont with the Swiss Ski Club
07-Feb-2022 Ski / Ride in Vermont with the Swiss Ski Club
31-Jan-2022 Ski / Ride in Vermont with the Swiss Ski Club
24-Jan-2022 Ski / Ride in Vermont with the Swiss Ski Club
17-Jan-2022 Ski / Ride in Vermont with the Swiss Ski Club
10-Jan-2022 Ski / Ride in Vermont with the Swiss Ski Club
03-Jan-2022 Ski / Ride in Vermont with the Swiss Ski Club
30-Dec-2021 Ski in a Happy New Year! Dec 30 - Jan 2
24-Dec-2021 Have You Skied This Winter?
17-Dec-2021 Get in Some Runs Before the Busy Holiday Week
10-Dec-2021 You can't ski all winter if you don't start at the beginning
13-Mar-2020 POWDER to the people - BUS TRIP 6 (Mar 13 - Mar 15)
28-Feb-2020 No time for bunnies, honey! - BUS TRIP 5 (Feb 28 - Mar 1)
26-Feb-2020 February Happy Hour Lillie's
14-Feb-2020 Presidents Weekend - BUS TRIP 4 (Feb 14 - 17)
31-Jan-2020 Adjust your Altitude! - BUS TRIP 3 (Jan 31 - Feb 2)
31-Jan-2020 Val Thorens- A week with the SSC in the French Alps!
17-Jan-2020 MLK Weekend - BUS TRIP 2 (Jan 17 - 20)
29-Dec-2019 Ring in the New Year in VT - BUS TRIP 1 (Dec 29 - Jan 1)
06-Nov-2019 November Happy Hour - Tir na Nog
25-Sep-2019 September "Oktoberfest" Happy Hour
29-Mar-2019 Bus Trip 6 - End of Season Party! Open Bar all Weekend! VT (Fri (pm) Mar 29 - Sun Mar 31)
15-Mar-2019 Bus Trip 5 (St Patrick's): VT (Fri (pm) Mar 15 - Sun March 17)
19-Feb-2019 Presidents' Week - family-friendly - VT (Tue-Sun, Feb 19 -24)
15-Feb-2019 >> Bus Trip 4 - Presidents' Weekend - VT (Fri (pm), Feb 15 - Mon, Feb 18)
09-Feb-2019 Snowaganza! - VT (Sat-Sun, Feb 9-10)
01-Feb-2019 Bus Trip 3 (Groundhog Day): VT (Fri (pm) Feb 1 - Sun Feb 3)
01-Feb-2019 Val d’ Isère - A week with the SSC in the French Alps!
26-Jan-2019 70th Anniversary MRG (Sat-Sun, January 26-27)
18-Jan-2019 >> Bus Trip 2 - MLK Weekend - VT (Fri (pm), Jan 18 - Mon, Jan 21)
28-Dec-2018 >> Bus Trip 1 - New Year's Eve - VT (Fri (pm), Dec 28 - Tue, Jan 1)
15-Aug-2018 Happy Hour and Accordions Night in Bryant Park Cafe - NYC
05-Aug-2018 Summer Rafting Trip in Lehigh Valley - PA
09-Jun-2018 Brew-Grass Festival in Sugarbush, VT
06-Jun-2018 June Happy Hour at Mad46 - NYC
26-May-2018 Memorial Day weekend - VT
17-May-2018 May Happy Hour At Rooftop Exchange - NJ
07-Apr-2018 Pond Skimming Weekend - VT (Sat-Sun, April 7-8)
02-Apr-2018 Easter Family-friendly week - VT (Mon-Sun, Apr 2-8)
30-Mar-2018 Easter Weekend - VT (Fr-Sun, Mar 30-Apr 1)
24-Mar-2018 One More Run - VT (Sat-Sun, March 24-25)
16-Mar-2018 >> Bus Trip 6 (St. Patrick's Day): VT (Fri (pm) March 16 - Sun March 18)
10-Mar-2018 Not Yet Spring - VT (Sat-Sun, March 10-11)
02-Mar-2018 >> Bus Trip 5 (March!): VT (Fri (pm) March 2- Sun March 4)
23-Feb-2018 Zermatt - A week with the SSC in Switzerland!
20-Feb-2018 President's Week - Family Friendly - VT (Tue, Feb 20 - Sun Feb 25)
16-Feb-2018 >> [sold out] Bus Trip 4 (President's Weekend): VT (Fri (pm) Feb 16 - Mon Feb 19)
10-Feb-2018 Snowaganza! - VT (Sat-Sun, Feb 10-11)
02-Feb-2018 >> [sold out] Bus Trip 3 (Groundhog Day): VT (Fri (pm) Feb 2 - Sun Feb 4)
27-Jan-2018 Last Weekend January - VT (Sat-Sun, Jan 27-28 )
20-Jan-2018 Super Snow! (Sat-Sun, Jan 20-21) - VT
12-Jan-2018 >> Bus Trip 2 - MLK Wknd - VT (Fri (pm), Jan 12 - Mon, Jan 15)
06-Jan-2018 Check out Ripcord! (Sat-Sun, Jan 6-7) VT
22-Dec-2017 Holiday Season Family week - VT (Fri-Thurs, Dec 22-28)
16-Dec-2017 Hit the Slopes - VT (Sat-Sun, Dec 16-17)
09-Dec-2017 Wax your Skis! - VT (Sat-Sun, Dec 9-10)
23-Nov-2017 Thanksgiving weekend (Thur-Sun, Nov 23-26) - VT
25-Oct-2017 October Happy Hour at ACE Hotel - NYC
22-Apr-2017 Last Chance Weekend - VT (Sat-Sun, April 22-23)
15-Apr-2017 Easter Weekend - VT (Sat-Sun, April 15-16)
08-Apr-2017 One More Run Weekend - VT (Sat-Sun, Apr 8-9)
31-Mar-2017 >> Bus trip 8: VT (Fri Evening Mar 31 - Sun Apr 2)
20-Mar-2017 Family weeks #2 - VT (Mar 20-Mar 30)
18-Mar-2017 Let's Ski Some More - VT (Sat-Sun, Mar 18-19)
11-Mar-2017 Not Yet Spring Weekend - VT (Sat-Sun, Mar 11-12)
03-Mar-2017 >> Bus trip 6: VT (Fri Mar 3-Sun Mar 5)
20-Feb-2017 Family Week #1 - VT (Feb 20 -Mar 3)
17-Feb-2017 Bus Trip 5: Presidents Wknd - VT (Feb 17-20)
17-Feb-2017 Ski St. Anton - A week with the SSC in Austria!
11-Feb-2017 Blizzard Weekend - VT (Sat-Sun, Feb 11-12)
04-Feb-2017 Prime Ski Weekend - VT (Sat-Sun, Feb 4-5)
27-Jan-2017 >> Bus Trip 3: VT (Fri Evening, Jan 27-Sun, Jan 29)
21-Jan-2017 Super Snow Weekend - VT (Sat-Sun, Jan 21-22)
13-Jan-2017 >> Bus Trip 2: MLK Weekend - VT (Fri Evening, Jan 13- Mon, Jan 16 )
07-Jan-2017 Ripcord! Weekend - VT (Sat-Sun, Jan 7-8)
30-Dec-2016 Bus Trip 1: New Year's - VT (Fri Evening, Dec 30 - Mon, Jan 2)
19-Dec-2016 Family Holiday Weeks - VT (Mon-Fri Dec 19-30)
17-Dec-2016 Hit the Slopes Weekend - VT (Sat-Sun, Dec 17-18)
10-Dec-2016 Wax Your Skis Weekend - VT (Sat-Sun, Dec 10-11)
03-Dec-2016 New Snow Weekend - VT (Sat-Sun, Dec 3-4)
24-Nov-2016 Thanksgiving Weekend - VT (Thur-Sun, Nov 24-27)
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