Ski Ride Tours – Descending to Argentina to Ski the Andes!

Concord, California (EastBayDaily) — Ski Ride Tours, a division of Recreation Connection Inc, the Bay Area's experienced multi-day-destination-trip operator, is leading a ski and snowboard trip to Bariloche and San Martin de los Andes, Argentina on August 19-30, 2012. The Argentina ski package includes roundtrip airfare, all transfers & shuttles, five nights lodging in the lake-front town of Bariloche and four nights in San Martin, 6 days of skiing, 2 days of cultural exploration, daily breakfasts, several dinners and staff/guide on site.

The Andes are one of the highest mountain ranges in the world and home to one of the Seven Summits, Mt. Aconcagua in Argentina – 22,841 feet. The Andes feature high peaks, untamed wilderness, hundreds of lakes, rivers, glaciers and are home to a dozen ski resorts.

The largest and most popular ski resort in Argentina is Catedral Alta Patagonia(commonly referred to as Bariloche), where powder-hounds from around the globe descend upon between late June and early October. Catedral has over 2960 acres via 39 lifts, reliable snow and Heavenly-like views of the Lake and the local volcanoes. Known as the "Little Switzerland" of the Andes, the majestic town of Bariloche on the shores of the beautiful Nahuel Huapi Lake offers a lively, resort atmosphere with numerous restaurants, cafés, chocolate shops and legendary night life. A few hours north of Bariloche lies another lake-front town called San Martin de los Andes. San Martin is authentic Argentina with amazing views, tasty cuisine and provides quick access to Chapelco Ski Resort.

With years of skiing & snowboarding experience around the world, owners Brian & KC McCooey of Ski Ride Tours have put together a fabulous package and are ready to explore Argentina. Find out complete details at or call (925) 680-4FUN.


Brian McCooey
Recreation Connection, INC.

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