new winter sports to experience on snowy terrain, from snowbikes to bumper cars
After living in the Rocky Mountains for nearly 50 years, I think I know how to enjoy the winter.
I go skiing, skating, snowshoes, snowmobiles, sledges, dogs
But it wasn\'t until this winter that I heard of a bumper car on the rink.
It was not until recently that I had the first chance to turn on a snowmobile on a ski hill.
Troy Hawkes, editor-in-chief of the National Ski Resort Association magazine, said offering a wider selection of visitors to ski resorts and other snowy destinations is part of the trend.
\"What we see is a bigger part of the family --
You brought your grandson to grandma and grandpa.
\"They all have the idea of how they want to spend the day,\" he said . \".
Some activities are more popular in some areas, some are poorly advertised, so do different spins in the snow --
For a destination getaway, here are a few things to look for: airbags these huge inflators are placed at the bottom of the jump, allowing skiers and boarders to try to flip and spin.
Nail it on your feet and you ride down the mountain.
If you fail, you will have a soft landing; or high-
These ski body plates are inflatable sledges with molded plastic runners at the bottom and handles at the top.
The sled can reach speeds of 60 miles or more (
Nearly 100 kilometers per hour)
, The user controls the direction by changing the weight.
Available in some ski areas (
Although banned in others)
And through some private operators;
There is a partial list of rental locations.
The bumper cars on the refrigerator sound like this, and they appear on the ice rink from the coast to the coast. The battery-
The operated \"car\" is a large rubber tube with a molded seat that can accommodate an adult or an adult and a child.
Controlled by two joysticks, it is easy to turn or rotate when they bump on wheels with small splints.
Most ice rinks have age, height, or weight limits.
The first chance to track intermediate and advanced skiers for their first run in the morning before opening slopes to the public is the choice of more resorts.
Some people, like the Northern Star of California, ask skiers to stay with their guides;
Others, like Aspen, Colorado.
Delicious breakfast included.
Colorado Steamboat Springs.
, Has been trying the first track pass for many days, some of which can be shared among friends.
From the Norwegian meaning of \"ski driving\", skiing is still the main content of the winter carnival and the cowboy competition.
But there are places like adults.
There is only Sanxi Ranch in Darby, Mongolia.
, Giving guests the opportunity to see what it feels like to be pulled on the Alpine ski board behind the horse.
Other resorts, such as the Mount Eden Lodge in Eden Mills.
And the Devil\'s Thumb Ranch in Tabernash, Colorado.
, Learn with experienced skiers and their own dogs what it feels like to ski on Nordic skis.
These huge ice castles are made up of thousands of ice pillars.
Visitors can pass through a series of channels such as ice pillars, tunnels, caves and arches.
Launched last year in Silverthorne, Colorado.
Build a Castle in Colorado\'s Steamboat Spring this winter.
Shopping centers in the United States, Bloomington, Minnesota, United States of America.
Snowmobiles that ride skis instead of wheels have been appearing in various forms for decades, but now they are blessed with some ski resorts that rent bikes and provide guidance.
Small ski clips on ski boots help balance and maneuver.
The bicycle can sit on the cable car and enter all kinds of terrain;
Or kite surfing is the cousin of ocean kite surfing.
In the winter version, an experienced, fearless skier or snowboarder is tied to a kite and uses the wind to drive himself around.
It is a extreme sport that requires strength and understanding of the wind.