What's new at 10 Baltimore-area ski resorts [Pictures]
Tired of spending your days off indoors, watching TV or staring at those new ties you got for the holidays?
Baltimore is close to several quality resorts that offer terrain for skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing and skating. Check out these 10 regional ski resorts and take advantage of specials instead of enveloping your day in chores and boredom.
Also see: Winter getaways [Pictures]
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Massanutten Resort( Handout photo / January 5, 2011 )
1822 Resort Dr., McGaheysville, Va. (175 miles from Baltimore)
800-207-6277 or massresort.com
The four-season Shenandoah Valley resort features 70 skiable acres and a 1,110-foot vertical drop. Other amenities include a spa, a 130,000-foot indoor/outdoor water park, two 18-hole golf courses and dining services.
What's new: A 750-foot-long Mega Zip Line was added to Massanutten Resort's Family Adventure Park. A promotion for January (learn to ski and snowboard month) offers $59 Pathway Program tickets Mondays through Thursdays.
What it costs: Adult tickets range from $34 to $46 on weekdays and $34 to $66 on weekends.