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Seventh Annual Atlanta Ski Trip

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Seventh Annual Atlanta Ski Trip

January 27, 2019

Cost

We have contracted with Ober Gatlinburg for a  flat fee of $69 per person for skiers and $79 per person for snowboarders . This is their best rate! 

The cost of skiing and snowboarding  includes equipment, a lesson, a day lift ticket (from 9 a.m. — 10 p.m.), and a pass  for going up and down the mountain on Ober Gatlinburg’s Aerial Tramway.

Reservation Limits

Our contract  limits us to 25 skiers and 25 snowboarders. Reservations will be accepted on a first-come basis.

If you want to participate, the deadline for receiving the  $10 deposit this year is Jan. 17.  Please access  the reservation order form , complete it, include your $10 deposit per person (cash or check only), and return in the mail to Bob McCurdy (address on the form). The form may be accessed here: https://www.ucg.org/congregations/atlanta-ga/posts/2019-atlanta-ski-trip-to-ober-gatlinburg-jan-27-2019-reservations-due-on-jan-17th-630201 .

Make Reservations

You will need to send $10  (either by check or cash) —for each person who will attend and participate— to Mr. Bob McCurdy,  using the form provided at the right of this announcement .

The remainder of the cost must be paid by check or cash to Philip Aust at 8 a.m. on the morning of Jan. 27 when we gather to ski and snowboard.  No credit or debit cards will be accepted at that time.  Reservation forms must be received by Jan. 17.

We will meet at Ober Gatlinburg at 8 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 27 , so skiers and snowboarders may be processed and get up the mountain.

Ober Gatlinburg

A link to the Ober Gatlinburg location: http://www.obergatlinburg.com/ .

Address:
Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort
1001 Parkway #2
Gatlinburg, TN 37738

Hotels/Motels

For those who want to travel to Gatlinburg early and stay overnight on Friday and/or Saturday evening (½5 or ½6), the following hotels are located near Ober Gatlinburg’s Aerial Tramway:

The Clarion Inn and Suites
1100 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
(865) 436-5656

The Hampton Inn
967 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
(865) 436-4878

The Hampton Inn—Gatlinburg Historic Nature Trail
520 Historic Nature Trail, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
(865) 436-4933
 
The Quality Inn Creekside
125 Leconte Creek Road, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
(865) 436-4865
 
The Hilton Garden Inn
635 River Road, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
(865) 436-0048
 
Attendees are responsible for checking rates and reviews for these hotels.

Sabbath Services

Sabbath Services will be held in Knoxville, Tennessee on Jan. 26 . For more information about services, click here: http://knoxville.ucg.org/content/church-meeting-location-time .

If you have additional questions, you may email Bob McCurdy at RAM19@bellsouth.net  or Philip Aust at philip_aust@ucg.org .

*Special Note:  The Atlanta Ski Trip is predicated on acceptable snow conditions. Please check here: https://www.ucg.org/congregations/atlanta-ga   for periodically shared updates and announcements.