Ski Trips

Upcoming Events

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


    · 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


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    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 Mercure Chamonix Centre:

    * Just-renovated 4-star chalet-style property, modern but warm alpine décor

    * 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

    * La Cordee Restaurant offers regional Savoie cuisine and wines

    * Bar 4810 features fireplace, piano, terrace with views

    * New Spa slated to open December 21, 2023

    * On-site ski rental store

    * 10-min walk to Brevant-Flegere ski area

    * 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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