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31st Annual Winter Park Train Ski Trip

April 3 to April 10, 2021

(Saturday - Saturday over Spring Break)


Welcome to the 31st annual Winter Park Ski Trip. We will be leaving from Battle Creek on April 3rd, travel by rail and arrive in Winter Park on Monday April 4th. The train takes us through the heartland of America, and gives us the opportunity to enjoy the scenic beauty, talk and join our friends in card or board games, read a book, or just relax.


We will be shuttled to Beaver Village, where the amenities include a club house with three Jacuzzis, swimming pool, lockers, sauna, and meeting areas. Beaver Village is within walking distance of Downtown Winter Park. Free shuttles travel from Beaver Village to Winter Park Ski Resort, Winter Park and Frazier.


The trip includes a four day lift ticket, 5 nights lodging in condos that offer complete kitchens, fireplace, and color TV. WP offers a NASTAR race course for those who are interested.


We will depart from Winter Park Saturday afternoon, April 9th and enjoy a relaxing train ride home, arriving in Battle Creek Sunday, April 10th.


Package Price: $915/person

for 2 bedroom / 2 bath condo. Additional pricing available for children ages 2 to 17 and persons wishing to make travel arrangements on their own.


Options: Sleeper units are available for the CHI/WIP/CHI portion of the trip. The sleeper units include meals, non alcoholic beverages and showers. Cost Economy Sleeper unit is an additional $559/person each way and will accommodate 2 adults.

Contact Trip Chairs:   

          Bill Cole,, 269-569-4710

           Barb Starring, bstarring69@gmail.com269-569-0292


You may choose to pay the entire amount by clicking on the blue button at the very end of this trip description.

You can still pay at the general meetings or by mailing payments to Michele using the following schedule.


Oct. 14th: $100 deposit to hold your place

Nov. 11th: 1/3 of your trip price

Dec. 8th: 2/3 of your trip price

Jan. 12th: Balance Due


Cancellation policy— will forfeit: Initial deposit of $100/person after Oct 14, 2020

$200/person after Nov 11, 2020  AND Full amount after Jan 12, 2021

All payments are being handled through A special web site provided by Sport America -  Clicking on the following button will take you there.

The club has separated the membership form from the trip waiver form.   We now need to have a wavier form for each person going on a ski trip regardless of age.


Clicking on this link will take you to the membership page  

Clicking on this link will take you to the trip waiver page.

Also, BCSC is recommending that people taking part of the week long trips, consider trip insurance.  Trip insurance is offered through a number of companies, skier tour operators or you can visit the web site "SQUAREMOUTH.COM" to find a listing of trip insurance companies.  Please talk with trip insurance companies to customize the policy to your needs.

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