By ROBIN ROBINSON, QMI Agency
The latest ski-in, ski-out activity at British Columbia's Silver Star Mountain Resort is ... 10-pin bowling.
Located in the village at FireLight lodge, Pinheads Bowling Alley has four hi-tech lanes with touch-screen scoring pads and bumper rails for little bowlers, light displays and an enormous TV screen. Three lanes can be reserved, the fourth is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Also new this season:
-- Rockstar Park -- the resort's ski and snowboard terrain park -- has been expanded to 8.25 hectares.
-- An all inclusive day or season ski pass. In addition to downhill skiing, the My1Pass includes Nordic skiing, Tube Town Adventure Park, Brewer's Skating Pond and access to 16-km of snowshoeing trails.
-- Interactive LCD screens with Internet access in the booths at Final Run Bar and Bistro.
-- A Dual Area Cross Country Trail Pass that allows skiers to access trails at Silver Star and neighbouring Sovereign Lake Nordic Centre.
-- A Ladies Only Nordic and Spa Retreat with cross-country instruction, spa treatments and a cooking class.
For details, see skisilverstar.com.
This story was posted on Wed, February 6, 2013
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