Tag: Sun Ski Club

Skiers enjoy Sun Valley

Lynn Warren Railroad magnate Averell Harriman wanted to build an American destination ski area comparable to ones he had seen in Europe and in 1936, he selected Sun Valley, Idaho as a perfect location because of great mountains and snow and plentiful sun with little wind. On March 9, thirty-nine Valley of the Sun skiers,…

PC skiers enjoy Aspen powder

PC skiers Lynn Warren, Lew and Rose Geller together with other members of Valley of the Sun Ski Club pausing for a group photo with the Village Lift at Snowmass (Aspen) in the background; photo by Mary Ann Vangelisti.

Lynn Warren Although PebbleCreek doesn’t have a ski club, many PebbleCreek skiers belong to Valley of the Sun Ski Club (VSSC) which has approximately 140 members. VSSC offers reasonably priced trips to some of the best ski areas in the West and on January 13, forty-eight members and guests arrived in Aspen for a great…

Ski season nears

Lynn Warren Time to dust off and tune up your skis! It may be hard to believe but ski season is just around the corner. PebbleCreek doesn’t have a ski club but many PebbleCreek skiers belong to Valley of the Sun Ski Club (VSSC) which is open to all skiers and is just a short…

PC Skiers enjoy Big Sky

Lynn Warren Big Sky Ski Resort in Montana advertises itself as “The biggest skiing in America” and it lived up to its reputation for six PebbleCreek skiers who were part of 40 members of Valley of the Sun Ski Club (VSSC) who spent a week at the resort, January 14-20. Timing for the trip was…

Ski season is almost here

Lynn Warren Time to dust off your skis! It may be hard to believe but ski season is almost here (Snowbowl plans to open in early November). PebbleCreek doesn’t have a ski club but many PebbleCreek skiers belong to Valley of the Sun Ski Club (VSSC) which is open to all skiers and is a…

Ski Club notice

Lynn Warren It was a long hot summer but skiers are eagerly awaiting the beginning of a new ski season. PebbleCreek doesn’t have a ski club but many PebbleCreek skiers belong to Valley of the Sun Ski Club (VSSC) which is open to all skiers and is a short drive on Loop 303 to the…

Ski Club kickoff meeting November 3

Lynn Warren Attention PebbleCreek skiers! Valley temperatures were above average in October but conditions in the mountains are quite different and a new ski season will soon be here. PebbleCreek doesn’t have a ski club but, not to worry, many PebbleCreekers belong to Valley of the Sun Ski Club (VSSC) which is open to all…

Valley of the Sun Ski Club meeting set

Lynn Warren Thursday, December 3 is the monthly meeting of Valley of the Sun Ski Club, open to all PebbleCreek skiers. Meeting is at Sun City West Foundation, southwest corner of Stardust and RH Johnson Boulevard, Sun City West; social hour is 5:00 to 6:00 p.m., followed by a catered dinner. Visit the club website…

PC Skiers find White Gold in Telluride

Left to right: Lew Geller, Nancy Adams, Rose Geller, David Shenton, Sheryl Henke and Lynn Warren; photo by Mary Ann Vangelisti.

Lynn Warren Pictured are six PebbleCreek members of Valley of the Sun Ski Club on the slopes in Telluride, Colorado. The club enjoyed great trips to Aspen and Steamboat Springs in January and February but saved the best for last. On March 1, forty seven club members boarded a comfortable bus for the drive to…